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
7 November 2011
Sun 19th Oct 1941
Very mild, 62 degrees. A small amount of sunshine but mostly cloudy. Wore my new tie with a new collar and carried a new hanky in my pocket. Walked past Annie's house and round the Roads of Cottenham Park in afternoon. .