London in the Blitz. Fred French, 66 Chestnut Road, Raynes Park, Wimbledon, London SW20 kept this diary, blogged 69 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 French.
By the same editor Poems Please Me
27 January 2011
Friday 24th January 1941: cats & radio
Rather cold, very dull, drizzle becoming heavier.Out only to feed Fluffy and to the shops. My modification of the wireless set appears to be very successful, but as accumulator is running down a fair test could not yet be made. .