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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's Topical Budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date12 Oct 1935
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptDuce bravely leading troops from behind. Statue Wear for the Coming Season -
Posed by Epstein's Rima; Gowns by Looney : Permanganate of Potash - Dernier Cri ; Tar
& Feathers - Tres Chic ; Royal Blue - Recherche. "Our footwear is not sufficiently
gay or expressive of emotion", complains someone at the Shoe and Leather fair. Lovemaking
shoes - Sure fire Business boots - much worn in big deals Patriotic shoes - used at Royal
weddings, births, etc. Low's Relief Map : Now that war has begun again the the truth has
become elusive as usual, Low insists upon his rights. Abyssinians cutting off supply of
Musso's speeches Adowa (important town of no consequence whatsoever) Here 10,000 Italians
bravely defeated an Abyssinian, or maybe it was the other way round Mussolini's son-in-law
perishing for the pub to open water hole Rass Kassa giving Gen. Bono the rassberry Someone
should write to the papers about this line King of Kings dialling League of Nations Addis
Ababa (capital) pronounced Addis Ababa Abyssinians unfairly hiding in the hills Harharhar
so what? Mr Garvin disguised as a friendly tribe Abyssinians provocatively advancing
Abyssinians provocatively retreating Lords B and R imploring Abyssinians to read their
newspapers Beast disgusted with entire human race ...and then they make necklaces.. John
Lamb : The consumption of lamb increases in Great Britain and threatens to displace beef as
the `national' dish - Official. Proposed Change of Name : Notice is hereby given that I,
Mussolini, am about to change my name to Haile Selassie for obvious infuriating reasons.
Objections should be lodged at once. Dirty Dog! Blimp Peace Ballot - Sign today : 1 Q. Are
you in favour of shutting up Geneva so that people may make war in peace? A. Gad, sir, Yes!
2 Q. Are you in favour of increasing armaments to defend Lord Bunk's investments? A. Gad,
sir, Yes! ........ favour of conscription of wealth? A. No, no! Certainly NOT, sir! NO!,
NO! Sign here.....
Person DepictedMussolini; Benito (1883-1945)
Haile Selassie (1892-1975)
Rothermere; Harold Sidney Harmsworth (1868-1940); Viscount
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Musso; (Low's dog)
Implied textRima
NotesImage 1: For published cartoon see LSE5328. Caption pasted on to drawing Corrections
pasted on Image 2: For original artwork and cataloguing see DL1017.
SubjectsItalian
Food
shoe and leather fair
conferences
Armed forces
Geographical areas
Finance
occupation
fashions
Wealth
Exhibitions
Armaments
Defence
investment
beef
Italy
government
sculpture
art
Politics
International relations
Drinks
rearmament
dogs
Ethiopia
foreign policy
Styles
Animals
Historical periods and persons
meat
monarchies
Clothing and dress
Addis Ababa
lambs
sheep
Geneva
modern style
expansionism
footwear
SeriesLow's topical budget
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Fax: 02075660388
Relates to cartoonDL1017

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Persons
CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/58Mussolini; Benito (1883-1945)1883-1945   
GB/BCA/354Haile Selassie (1892-1975)1892-1975   
GB/BCA/640Rothermere; Harold Sidney Harmsworth (1868-1940); Viscount1868-1940   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/2400Musso; (Low's dog)   
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