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
8 September 2011
Sat 6 Sept 1941: Eyles had JAM!
Very mild, dismal all day. To butchers in morning also to Eyles to get the groceries - the first order from them: got some jam! To see Mr. and Mrs. Hippel in Amity Grove; they seemed very pleased to see me. Cycled to Wimbledon to buy cats' meat. .