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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date08 Jul 1939
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcript"PROPERLY ATTIRED" In future, by order of the magistrate of Mugwump, if the
statue of Justice appears before him without a hat, she will be pushed off the Court.
"WAR OF NERVES" "The frenzied bellicose hysteria of the last few days in London has
driven the terrified British public into the most frenzied paroxysms of panic"- reported
the London correspondent of Rome newspapers last Monday. IN DARKEST MAYFAIR Conductor of
"London-by-night" tour: We are now in the Hotel Scrumptious - otherwise known as the
Gangsters Kitchen. On my right is Lord Fauntlepuss alias Larry the Lug, and the Countess
of Nark, his moll, fixing something up with a friend. Mind your pockets. HOPE FOR DARK
AREAS ERNEST BROWN TO LEAD ICE CREAM DRIVE "I hope to absorb a million men as
"Stop-Me's" by next winter-" says World's Loudest Voice "SEAT-MONEY PLEASE" Any more
complaints from stuffed-shirt M.P.'s about the high cost of buying their seats from the
local Tory Associations and the latter will employ an instalment collector. HEIL BLIMP
Gad, sir, Lord Solidtop is right. We should keep a stiff upper lip to Soviet Russia.
Serve 'em bloomin' well right if Hitler did us in. ADVENTURES OF ADOLF, A.R.P. GOAT
(continued) SOS Shelter test imminent - situation critical - Musso evidently
misunderstands whole idea - keeps digging up and "fetching" the explosive - am
retreating underground send ambulance x
Person DepictedBrown; Ernest (1881-1962)
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Low; David (1891-1963)
Adolfe; (Low's goat)
Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Musso; (Low's dog)
SubjectsARP
Animals
Behaviour
Candidates
Clothing and dress
Conservative Party
Contrasts
Drinks
Employment
Food
Germany
Horticulture
International relations
Italy
Law
London
MPs
Mayfair
Parliament
Politics
Russia
Social attitudes
UK
World War 1939-1945
air-raid shelters
black markets
civil defence
commerce
crimes
criminals
dogs
elections
expenses
explosives
goats
government policy
grass
hats
ice-cream
lawcourts
magistrates
mow
periodicals
pickpockets
political parties
press
propaganda
rationing
shortages
social classes
street traders
theft
traditionalism
unemployment
upper class
SeriesLow's topical budget
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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/2227Brown; Ernest (1881-1962)1881-1962   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
GB/BCA/1949Adolfe; (Low's goat)   
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/2400Musso; (Low's dog)   
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