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
6 September 2011
Tues 2 Sept 1941: pilchards & braces
Rather warm; some genial sunshine: cloudy later. To Wimbledon along rail path to buy pilchards. To Wimbledon a second time by cycle on this occasion to buy two pairs of socks and a pair of braces at Hewitts. Also other shopping locally. .