National Geographic : 1941 Jul
In the Pennsylvania Dutch Country A Church Pays Its Annual Ground Rent-One Red Rose When "Baron" Henry William Stiegel, the famous glassmaker, gave Manheim a plot on which to build Zion Lutheran Church, he demanded as rental: "One red rose annually in the month of June forever." Here Richard M. Martin presents the rose to Mrs. Bessie Boyer Nagel, Stiegel descendant (page 49). Staff Photographer Harrison IIowell Walker No Fancywork Is Too Complex for This Mennonite Woman's Nimble Fingers Miss Alice Petersheim of Morgantown learned needlework as a little girl. Here she is braiding.