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 April 2012
24 March 1942: queueing for cats meat
Cold morning and night but nice sunny afternoon; the warmest sunshine so far this year. Stood for 1 1/4 hours at the Merton cats meat shop but got served eventually. Did more cutting up of the ash branches. .