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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date23 Apr 1938
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptBUDGET SENSATION There may be no Budget this year. Simon is reported to be
showing signs of strain. Last week he was seen coiled up before a rat-hole purring in a
sinister fashion, and yesterday they caught him balanced on the top of a door ready to
pounce on persons entering. POPULARISING CRICKET To check the lamentable decline of
interest in cricket the M.C.C. is to introduce the American "Cheer Leader" system at Test
matches. C. B. Fry and Jack Squire are being approached. BRITISH LION IN DANGER RABBIT PEST
GROWING - "Country will be over-run -" say Experts BOURNEMOUTH BREEZE The Salzburg Music
Festival people, wishing to move, have been thinking of Bournemouth. A section of local
opinion is not too pleased with the prospect of living up to the honour. MUZZLER THE
DICTATOR ARMAMENTS SPEECH BANG COL BLIMP Gad, sir, Lord Beaverbrook is right. The Austrians
celebrated Hitler's birthday just to show how thankful they were he wasn't twins.
Person DepictedSimon; John Allsebrook (1873-1954); 1st Viscount
Bradman; Donald (1908-2001); Sir
Muzzler
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Low; David (1891-1963)
Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Subjectslions
test matches
rabbits
birthdays
Third Reich 1933-45
Transport
Festivals and customs
Geographical areas
Germany
Marylebone Cricket Club
Armaments
Spectators
Sports
Bournemouth
Music
taxation
International relations
rearmament
Games
Budgets
foreigners
Austria
retirement
Historical periods and persons
Animals
cricket
Austrian
Salzburg
old age
wheelchairs
Seaside
Human beings
human-powered transport
SeriesLow's topical budget
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Show related Persons records.

Persons
CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/260Simon; John Allsebrook (1873-1954); 1st Viscount1873-1954   
GB/BCA/744Bradman; Donald (1908-2001); Sir1908-2001   
GB/BCA/1661Muzzler   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
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.  
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