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
Thursday 17th July 1941: carving a propeller
Rather warm; lovely day and some bright sunshine. Did some shopping locally and also to Wimbledon. Bought balsa block from which to carve a 14 ins propeller and some clear dope. Alan Spooner called in evening. .