This series was issued on 25 February 1924 to support the Deutsche Nothilfe charity program.
Surcharge amounts were as follows:
- 5+15 Pf
- 10+30 Pf
- 20+60 Pf
- 50+150 Pf
The stamps depict motifs from “The Life of St. Elizabeth,” by Moritz von Schwind.
For overprints of these issues, see the 1933 10 Years of Deutsche Nothilfe issues.