Wednesday, December 10, 2008

Princess Alexandra Victoria arrives in the US

December 10, 1926

Princess Alexandra Victoria of Schleswig-Holstein, the former wife of Prince August Wilhelm of Prussia, has arrived in New York aboard the Hamburg.
The princess and Prince August Wilhelm, fourth son of the former Kaiser Wilhelm II, were divorced several years ago. She has since remarried a commoner, and was interviewed by the press some months ago. "I am a thousand times happier managing my own home and supporting myself than I ever was breathing the muggy air at the Potsdam court."

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