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
10 March 2013
10th Mar 1943: 'Champion' onions
10 Wed. Severe white morniung frost, bright sunny afternoon, the sun temperature going up to 76 deg Fah. To butchers and grocers in morning. Planted Caldecot Champion onion seeds in afternoon on a carefully prepared site.