international magazine
03 / 2012


Venturous Bertha
The back story of the world's first filling station in German's Wiesloch city pharmacy



Germany is globally famous for a number of renowned inventors, philosophers, musicians and scientists. German feminists Clara Zetkin and Rosa Luxemburg had, for example, inspired the celebration of the International Women's Day, worldwide observed and beloved holiday of beauty and spring. Perhaps, the story of the world's first filling station would be an eye-opener for many.