Hildegard (*1911)… from Bad Oeynhausen
June 9, 2013

Our latest HAPPY AT 100 entry Hildegard was born in Minden, Germany, in 1912 (…many thanks to Helen, Carl & Karl). The former taylor still works on her old Singer sewing machine, which was a birthday gift from 1925 (!) and tries to stay in contact with some of her former clients. Her collection of fashion magazines from the 1940ies and 50ies is amazing! She kept all the love letters from her husband, to whom she was married only for 9 years, before he died in World War II. Hildegard was also interviewed for Life Lessons. Read more…


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