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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's Topical Budget.
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date05 Mar 1938
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptLow's Topical Budget
Politics with the lid off
"Lady X" 'mystery messenger
Speculation is rife about the go-between from Mussolini to Prime Minister. Lady Austen Chamberlain and Lady Astor, grilled, deny all. It must have been meddlesome Marry
Purity War in Newspaper Underworld
Editor (to Staff) : "Always remember the high traditions and responsibilities of our service to the public. Now go out and get me a juicy piece of glamorous sadism or you're fired.
It doesn't matter anyway, because the head man in the Cabinet now, we hear, is Kingsley Wood. In private he walks around with Chamberlain in his pocket.
Carol of Rumania Welcomed
We cannot entertain King Carol at a teashop." -
Sassoon: "Rice pud'n off? Apple pie off? What can we have then? "
Waitress (friend of Jimmy Maxton): "Ras'berries."
Air Situation
Swinton: "Look, Papa! A strange airplane. We should get one like that - (Craash!) Hunt dress Controversy
"Duke of Beaufort frowns on tweed coats"
Fox: "Huh, I ain't afraid of any "rat-catcher". You ain't got yer proper butcher's suit on.
"Muzzler the Dictator
"Uneasy lies the bosom" etc. -
Cool tip by Col. Blimp.
Gad, sir, Lord Beaverbrook is right. The trouble about Trinidad is that the Government want to blacken the administration and the Opposition want to whitewash the natives.
Person DepictedAstor; Nancy Witcher (1879-1964); Lady
Chamberlain; Ivy M.; Lady
Chamberlain; Neville (Arthur Neville) (1869-1940)
Wood; Kingsley (1881-1943); Sir
Carol II (1893-1953); King of Romania,
Sassoon; Philip; Sir
Swinton; Philip Cunliffe-Lister (1884-1972); Earl of
Mussolini; Benito (1883-1945)
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Low; David (1891-1963)
Subjectsmessengers
International relations
Italy
blacks
whitewash
UK
prime ministers
Romania
kings
overseas visits
aircraft
fathers
sons
fox-hunting
jackets
etiquette
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
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GB/BCA/1580Astor; Nancy Witcher (1879-1964); Lady1879-1964   
GB/BCA/1555Chamberlain; Ivy M.; Lady   
GB/BCA/146Chamberlain; Neville (Arthur Neville) (1869-1940)1869-1940   
GB/BCA/722Wood; Kingsley (1881-1943); Sir1881-1943   
GB/BCA/1215Carol II (1893-1953); King of Romania,1893-1953   
GB/BCA/842Sassoon; Philip; Sir   
GB/BCA/179Swinton; Philip Cunliffe-Lister (1884-1972); Earl of1884-1972   
GB/BCA/58Mussolini; Benito (1883-1945)1883-1945   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
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