All food was rationed and could only be purchased using food stamps.
There was a very good curriculum, but hardly any fun – no sports, and no political indoctrination. As time went along, I realized what a great deed my mother did so that I wasn’t exposed to that kind of humanistic philosophy.
“Then food rationing began “In 1939, the war started and a food bank was established.
We were led to believe that everyone in Germany was happy. We were promised that a vote for Hitler would mean the end of unemployment and help for the family.
Hitler also said that businesses would be assisted, and farmers would get their farms back.
“When I go back to Austria to visit my family and friends, most of these women are emotional cripples because they just were not equipped to handle the horrors of combat.