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
Wednesday 30th April 1941: magic with radio-gram
Mild, some weak sun, but N wind is raging. To buy cats' meat and a new rose for the watering can. Alan Spooner brought some records and a microphone to try. Fitted parallel output to radio-gram. .