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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's Topical Budget.
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date31 Jul 1937
Embedded text or transcriptLow's Topical Budget
Mr. Lansbury visits abominable snowman
"I am confident he does not want war" said dear old-George to our representative. "all he asks is some raw materials to make a hot-water-bottle. We should throw open our colonies and have a world conference or something."
New angle
Following the example of the roads from the Roads Minister in looking at the roads from the air, it is reported that the Minister of Air is now looking at the air from the roads.
Duce Launched
20 tons of sago and 2 tons of soap were required to launch Italy's new big big battleship last week. In the excitement Il Duce slipped and took the water. He was promptly beached, however, since afloat he would have been contrary to existing naval treaties.
Tarzan Nuisance in the Park
One of the best signs of the times is ... the insistent demand for more of the open-air life." - says Sir Kingsley Wood, leaping from branch to branch
Staggered Hours or Staggered Humanity?
The whole question has been hung up, because the Committee appointed to find out whether rush-hour sardine-tins are really packed hasn't yet been able to fight into one.
Gad, sir, Mr. Twomey is right. The Irish bombers are justified in resenting the way the English abandoned them to Mr. de Valera.
Full Hand by Col. Blimp
Person DepictedColonel Blimp; (fictional)
Wood; Kingsley (1881-1943); Sir
Mussolini; Benito (1883-1945)
Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Lansbury; George (1859-1940)
summit meetings
government departments
ship launches
London Underground
rush hour
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT
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