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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's Topical Budget.
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date11 Feb 1939
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptLow's Topical Budget
A.R.P. Attractions
A Southend factory, competing for the most comfortable A.R.P. shelter, promises darts, cards and sing-songs Soon Southend wives will complain that they can't get their husbands home out of the dug-outs.
To Brussels
After all the London Food Controller lives in Brussels and he ought to know.
Film Moustache Crisis
Trouble arises concerning the reported new film in which Chaplin is to appear as a Dictator. Herr Hitler alleges plagiarism and threatens to produce a film himself and to appear in it as Charlie Chaplin. Chaplin holds that he had the moustache first, claims copyright and demands royalties from all sales of Mein Kampf to date.
Conference Embarrassment
A Jewish rabbi, an important Arab delegates and Germany's Dr. Ley are all staying at the same London hotel.. Let's hope the lift doesn't stick when they are all going down to dinner.
Irish International
Too bad if they've put a bomb in that "pill".
Anti- Low party again agog.
A savage lie-down strike of Low-objectors took place outside Topical Budget Office. Low issued an appeal for unity during these troubled times.
4 admirals blew up and it is feared that many others are slightly missing
Lay off our Franco
No rudeness except to Russia
On On my Men by Blimp
Gad, sir, Lord Pompis right. What the unemployed don't appreciate is that if positions were reversed the wealthy classes would be quite well-behaved on the dole and no prospects
Person DepictedColonel Blimp; (fictional)
Franco; Francisco (1892-1975)
Low; David (1891-1963)
Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Chaplin; Charlie (1889-1977)
Ley; Robert
SubjectsARP
Arab
Brussels
Food
Germans
Hotels
International relations
Rabbis
air-raid shelters
capitalism
darts
dictatorship
dogs
film stars
guests
husbands
lifts
moustaches
rugby football
unemployment
wives
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GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/315Franco; Francisco (1892-1975)1892-1975   
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.  
GB/BCA/147Chaplin; Charlie (1889-1977)1889-1977   
GB/BCA/2245Ley; Robert   
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