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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or Caption[no caption]
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date12 Jul 1941
FormatArtwork
Size33 x 47cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptBESSIE THE BUS-GIRL & THE HEAT WAVE
"Conductors forbidden to wear bathing dress on duty" - Official
WEATHER NOTE
Sharp depression arriving from Iceland
HEARTY HANDCLASP FOR SOVIET
Blimp "intelligence" service (protected by cellophane) welcomes U.S.S.R. war mission. Gad, we can't afford to let Gobbels know of this
Censored
Admiralty
War Office
"I will do my best". - Duff Cooper
"Then give 3 cheers and 1 cheer more for the gallant cap'n of the 'Minafore'"
Person DepictedHitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Cooper; Duff, (1890-1954); Viscount Norwich,
Gilbert; W.S. (William Schwenk) (1836-1911)
Sullivan; Arthur Seymour (1842-1900); Sir
Implied textHMS Pinafore
NotesBottom left section of cartoon is circled in blue crayon and has Not this written in pencil underlined in blue crayon in left border. This one not used written in blue crayon under it.
Subjectsumbrellas
Transport
Politics
regulations
bathing costumes
Forecasting
Russia
summer
propaganda
censorship
UK
Music
International relations
cars
Iceland
sailors
buses
Clothing and dress
Weather
Quotations
Seasons
employees
World War 1939-1945
SeriesLow's News Reel
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
Relates to cartoonDL1748

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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/394Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)1889-1945Born in Austria. Politician and leader of the National Socialist German Workers Party (Nazi Party). He served as German chancellor from 1933-1945 and head of state (Fuhrer) from 1934-1945. He established a single-party dictatorship based on the totalitarian and autocratic ideals of national socialism. He gained support for his views on German nationalism, anti-Semitism, anti-capitalism and anti-communism through his impassioned speeches and propaganda. He wanted to establish a New Order of absolute rule in Europe and pursued a policy of seizing land by force for the Aryan people.  
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/168Cooper; Duff, (1890-1954); Viscount Norwich,1890-1954   
GB/BCA/1220Gilbert; W.S. (William Schwenk) (1836-1911)1836-1911   
GB/BCA/1221Sullivan; Arthur Seymour (1842-1900); Sir1842-1900   
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