London in the Blitz. Fred French, 66 Chestnut Road, Raynes Park, Wimbledon, London SW20 kept this diary, blogged 70 years later, during WWII and peacetime. He loves music, model aircraft, radios, railways, roses. His sister Theresa (Ciss) goes out to work - Fred does the shopping, etc.
'On this day' and other notes by 'Tony in Devon'.
By the same editor Poems Please Me
26 May 2012
23 May 1942: search for cat food
23 Sat. Mild, cloudy, fresh wind, rain commencing in afternoon & continuing till midnight & beyond. Did shopping locally and then a hunt for cats' food all over Merton & Wimbledon returning along rail path in the rain.