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
6 April 2012
27 March 1942: sowed seeds
27 Fri. Rather cold, nasty east wind, dull. Got the week-end meat, cakes, etc. Then to Merton to buy sprats. Sowed seeds of Allwood's Sweet Wivelsfield and Russell Lupin. .