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
4 April 2013
3rd April 1943: showing off my bike
3 Sat. Very mild, some genial sunshine; pleasant. Bought vegetables in morning; brought Alf in to see my rejuvenated bike. Got groceries etc also lettuce seeds from Smaldon's; planted some also other work in garden.