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
21 August 2013
20th Aug 1943: Music and leeks
20 Fri. Warm, fine day, but the sun shone more or less through light clouds; still windy. Did the usual Friday morning shopping. Planted leeks in the afternoon. To Len Garrod's for some music. Met Martha Read on the way there.