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
Tuesday 29th April 1941: blue felt overcoat
Very cool, less dull but E. wind is very piercing. To Wimbledon to do shopping. Called for my new blue overcoat at Regos(?); it is of fine felt and I am pleased. Madge called. Letter and Railway magazines from Chas Staden. .