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
26 February 2012
Tues 24 Feb 1942: the search continues
No quite so severe as yesterday, otherwise the same; the ground is hard and dry and dusty. Tramping for miles to find food for cats - about 1 1/2 hours walking: it is a problem. Very little time for work apart from household duties. .