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
Thur 4 Sept 1941: meat shop with roses
Warm; some genial sunshine: cool morning and evening. Did shopping in Raynes Park; the cats meat shop in Amity Grove was embellished with two bowls of roses to-day. Ate two home grown tomatoes. Aunt Liza called in evening also Madge and Margaret. .