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
31 March 2011
Thursday 27th March 1941: gilded frames
Rather mild, but chilly wind; cloudy. To Wimbledon to buy fish. Some work in garden. Gilded two picture frames. Started repairs to my Blumdept(?) gramophone pick-up. '