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
7 August 2011
Saturday 19th July 1941: 2 pairs of pants
Very cool for season. From 59 to 63 degrees; very cloudy and dull; heavy rain nearly all day. To Wimbledon chiefly to buy 2 pairs of pants for myself. .