National Geographic : 1937 Apr
(0) N ational Geographic ociety HERE COMES THE BRIDE, MITTELBERG STYLE Entering the church, she wears a top-heavy hat of artificial flowers. Women's garb varies from valley to valley, but characteristic of most is the large number of voluminous petticoats. To the right of the church door hangs the holy-water font. Autochromes Lumiere by Hans Hildenbrand A BIT CHILLY FOR ATETE-A-TETE! Such a scene might havebeen pictured acentury and more ago, except for the modern water faucetand high heels. This young married couple of Riezlern wear the time-honored folk costumes. He isproud ofhis gay belt, six inches wide, she of her brightly embroidered apron.