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
18 March 2012
17 March 1942
17 Tues. Rather cool, dull. To butchers.Bought cats meat at Merton shop. Met Mrs Spooner carrying bunch of daffodils. Letter from Harold Marshall saying Rose has had her operation and is progressing well. .