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
9 February 2011
Thursday 6th February 1941: a saucepan of porridge
Frost morning and night. Four inches of snow fell during the night, but a thaw melted a lot of it in the afternoon. Fed Fluffy as usual. Went twice to see Chas who is laid up. Took him a saucepan of porridge. .