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 July 2011
Thursday 10th July 1941: cats' veal & ham galantine
Very warm, humid; the sun is more hazy than for some time. The usual visit to Wimbledon to buy cats' meat of veal and ham galantine. To Uncle Henry's in evening to see his wireless; The H.T. battery has a bad internal connection. .