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
1 May 2011
Thursday 1st May 1941: repaired chair
Mild, very rough wind. To do shopping in afternoon. Fitted two rails to broken bedroom chair of Mrs. Child. Met Gladys and Mrs. Leeley in Coombe Lane. .