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
13 July 2012
29 June 1942: paid slate club
29 Mon. Very warm; grand sunny day. Cycled to many shops to buy cress seed but failod then found that Meredith's round the corner had got a good stock. Paid slate club: went on bike. Alan Spooner called. Plantage cabbage lettuce seed.