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Ref NoLSE5297
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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date16 Feb 1935
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptNew Police Stations Constable : "Good morning. I wish to deposit this - ah-
bullion." Clerk : "Certainly,sir. To the left down the stairs for the safe. The plans
promise buildings with a dignified bank-like atmosphere Fruity-Beauty "Eat oranges if you
want this year's fashionable look", says the Fruit Trades Federation. "A diet of fruit
imparts certain qualities...." Orange (tres pip) Marrow (Mush worn) Cabbage (Neglige)
Strong action against swimming-pool germs The Blimp Commission of Enquiry into the state of
Public Swimming Pools is at work. As soon as the various species of entrants have been
sorted and allotted proper handicaps the Pools will be reopened for a Water Rodeo. Hoot
lovers! - Foil Belisha!! Buy a Low's secret klaxon and hoot away to yourself as much as you
like Earphones thrown in In darkest Maidenhead Latest dispatches from the jungle report
that savage tribes are yelling for clubs and doing non-stop whoopee-dance. Hon. Mrs. Wowser
has the matter in hand. Wet words from Blimp Gad, sir, Mr. Churchill is right. We must rend
the Party asunder or it will split from top to bottom.
Person DepictedLow; David (1891-1963)
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Musso; (Low's dog)
NotesImage 1: For published cartoon see LSE5297. No 40 in blue crayon on reverse. Caption
pasted on drawing Correction under `Hoot-Lovers' pasted on Image 2: For original artwork
and cataloguing see DL0930.
SubjectsBehaviour
diet
Food
Conservative Party
Performance
nightclubs
motor horns
germs
vegetables
crimes
Politics
Sports
regulations
Social attitudes
swimming pools
dance
cities
diving
criminals
swimming
Drinks
Games
railway stations
banks
health
public swimming pools
public inquiries
political parties
towns
rebellion
noise
Traffic
Maidenhead
traditionalism
cabarets
permissive society
Underwater activities
diving suits
Police
Wowerism
fruits
human settlements
SeriesLow's topical budget
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Fax: 02075660388
Relates to cartoonDL0930

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Persons
CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/2400Musso; (Low's dog)   
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