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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
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Published byEvening Standard
Date18 Feb 1939
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptSPECIAL OLD LADIES EDITION For jellyfish who are not strong enough to stand any
but pleasant news DUCE'S PEACE MOVE Mussolini enjoying the mountain air in Spain. The
Fascists are in Spain, of course only so that they can be nearer to Mr. Chamberlain, whom
they adore. (loud cheers) HITLER LAUNCHES PEACE SHIP. It's guns can fire messages of
goodwill right across the channel. Hitler is also launching a lot of submarines to protect
Britain's food supply in case of attack by Cripps or somebody FRANCO AT HOME FRANCO the
Peacemaker is very fond of children, daffodils and dogs - almost and Englishman in fact.
STOP PRESS TRADE BOOM Germany swopped 10 tons of harmonicas NATIONAL SERVICE So far, we
hear, everybody wants to join the fire brigade and ring a bell. It is evident that in any
future emergency, fires are going to be heavily over-subscribed LIE-DOWN LAW "The
unemployed are a bore" said a London magistrate trying a lie-down party- Well, that makes
it mutual. RICHMOND PARK Hcha! when the revolution comes we'll make 'em both need licenses-
WOMEN MEMBERS FOR STOCK EXCHANGE ? Heavy falls occurred at the bare suggestion. It was
protested that women were too emotional and unstable for the work. Six members went down
with the shivers. Panic is feared. PMILB TO BLIMP Gracious, sir, the more we resist
National Service, the more our French comrades will be encouraged to stand firm against the
dictators on five fronts. What?
Person DepictedMussolini; Benito (1883-1945)
Franco; Francisco (1892-1975)
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Musso; (Low's dog)
SubjectsAnimals
Armaments
Armed forces
British
Civil War
Finance
France
Games
Germany
Historical periods and persons
Human beings
International relations
Italian
Italy
Law
Leadership
London
Parks
Philosophies
Politics
Richmond Park
Royal Navy
Social attitudes
Spain
Sports
Stock Exchange
Third Reich 1933-45
UK
children
civilians
combat
commerce
conscription
daffodils
dogs
economics
equal rights
fascism
fire brigades
firefighters
foreign policy
horse riding
horses
industrial production
investment
lawcourts
licences
magistrates
national service
old age
pets
plants
recruitment
services
ships
submarines
women
worldwide trade
Serieslow's topical budget
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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/58Mussolini; Benito (1883-1945)1883-1945   
GB/BCA/315Franco; Francisco (1892-1975)1892-1975   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/2400Musso; (Low's dog)   
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