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 January 2012
Mon 5th Jam 1942: macs, locos and loudspeakers
Cold, clear, some feeble sunshine. Took Jean Child's mackintosh back. Thence to Wimbledon to buy moving-coil loudspeaker unit to send to Harold Conrade. A Celestion unit tested and found O.K. Saw the 0-6-0 locomotive Remembrance. .