A War-time Journal, Germany 1914 and German Travel Notes, by Lady Jephson
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- ISBN: 9781406559309 | 140655930X
- Cover: Paperback
- Copyright: 10/15/2008
VILLA BUCHHOLZ, ALTHEIM, August 1st. -Last night a herald went round the town and roused everyone, blowing his trumpet and crying, [Kommen Sie heraus! Kommen Sie alle fort! [ This was a call to the reservists, all of whom are leaving Altheim. To-day the crowd cheered madly, sang [Heil Dir im Sieger Kranz, [ and [Deutschland ber alles, [ showing the utmost enthusiasm. To my horror, I find that the banks here refuse foreign cheques, and will have nothing to do with letters of credit. I have very little ready money with me, and the situation is not a pleasant one! [