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
8 May 2012
5 May 1942: cat food scarcity
Very mild to rather warm, lovely genial sunshine all day. Cycled till I found something for Dinkey to eat: very difficult getting food for cats. Sowed runner bean seeds.