Another one of those ones where you're not sure if it's coming or going.
Didn't Zundapp make the Bella motor scooter that thoughtful husbands rode to work on, thus leaving the family car home for the wife to do the shopping in the 60s? There were lots of Bellas around. Not quite as many as Vespas though.
A much older version of the confusion about which end to get in is the Alamagny of 1948.