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
14 August 2011
Wednesday 23rd July 1941: need stronger elastic
Warm, but the sunshine was hazy. To do shopping in morning. Finished the new 14 ins propeller and flew it on the 37 ins aero on the Common in evening but it needs more power to drive it so I did not get much height. .