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
5 October 2011
Tues 30 Sept 1941: rubber lubricant & soup
Mild, dull, but brilliant moonlight night. Did shopping journey by cycle. Bought rubber lubricant and a book on aerofoil sections at Colins, South Wimbledon. Also cats meat. Took Aunt Liza some soup which she enjoyed. .