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 August 2013
3 Aug 1943: 'advanced' piano practice
3 Tues. Rather warm; cloudy but calm and genial. Did shopping locally also to Morden to buy fish. Practised some of Mendelsohn's more advanced piano music with encouraging results.