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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date30 Mar 1935
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptThe B.B.C. is to have an April Fool program on the 1st. Will all listeners go at
once to number poofteen oomp street where their mothers-in-law are dangerously well.... Ha
ha! April Fool! A famous toreador has publicly offered to teach Bernard Shaw bull-fighting.
Of course Shaw being a vegetarian, a carrot would be substituted for the bull. The Flying
Squad on the track Scotland Yard is ordered to set a good example during the Government's
campagin to abolish motor-cars. Spring is here Extra vigilence is to be employed in future
to prevent unseemly conduct in our parks. New German submarines Slight innovations in
construction are involved to accord with the busting loyalty of crews. Rocketing career of
our film-star Hollywood : The divorce is announced of Miss Stratosphere from her husband
Hank Phut, the prominent camera-man. He was guilty of mental cruelty, the brute, in that he
gave her no cause for complaint. Grr! anybody wanna fight a Peace Conference ? Col. Blimp
Leaps Gad, sir, Mr Buchan is right. This floodlighting should be stopped. Think how easy it
makes things for Hitler to drop bombs.
Person DepictedReith; John Charles Walsham (1889-1971); Lord
Shaw; George Bernard (1856-1950)
Pan
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Low; David (1891-1963)
Musso; (Low's dog)
NotesImage 1: For published cartoon see LSE5304. No 46 in blue crayon on reverse. Caption
pasted on to drawing Image 2: For original artwork and cataloguing see DL0944.
Subjectscinemas
BBC
Scotland Yard
Food
Armed forces
divorce
Third Reich 1933-45
daffodils
police officers
Transport
vegetarianism
carriages
Performance
Festivals and customs
Germany
toreadors
April Fools' Day Apr 1
Myths
sexual relationships
horse-drawn vehicles
vegetables
Defence
Sports
spring
submarines
flying squads
services
blackouts
cars
Drinks
dogs
Games
street-lights
carrots
floodlights
bullfighting
classical style
civil defence
salutes
Parks
legends
ARP
Animals
Historical periods and persons
Royal Navy
Weather
broadcasting
plants
film stars
Playgrounds
Seasons
Police
fruits
SeriesLow's topical budget
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Fax: 02075660388
Relates to cartoonDL0944

Show related Persons records.

Persons
CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/621Reith; John Charles Walsham (1889-1971); Lord1889-1971   
GB/BCA/257Shaw; George Bernard (1856-1950)1856-1950   
GB/BCA/2233Pan   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
GB/BCA/2400Musso; (Low's dog)   
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