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
14 June 2012
1 June 1942: a long walk for herrings
Climbing Mme Edouard Herriot
1 June Mon. Very mild to rather warm, some pleasant sunshine. Unsuccessful walk to Merton thence to Morden & bought some herrings. The climbing Mme Edouard Herriot rose is superb to-day. Alan Spooner called in evening.