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
2 September 2012
1 to 3 September 1942; perfect repair
1 Sept. Tues. ...walked along rail path in afternoon where met Mr.Conrade. Finished repairs to Mrs.Akroyd's wireless and tested and found it perfect.
2 Wed. ...Did shopping in morning. To Wimbledon Common with Ciss in afternoon to fly the 37 ins. model in half a gale with results as good as could be expected.
3 Thur. ...dull, rain, very rough. Cycled to Morden to buy fish. Alan Spooner called.