Tuesday, April 7, 2009

Friedrich August to raise Luise's allowance in exchange for daughter

April 7, 1905

King Friedrich August of Saxony has agreed to raise his allowance to his former wife, Princess Luise, Countess of Montignoso, to $15,000 per year. In exchange, the countess will surrender custody of their daughter, Princess Anna Monica Pia.
The New York Times reports today that this agreement "will settle the controversy" between the king and his former wife.

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