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
1 September 2013
31st Aug 1943: coal comfort
31 Tues. Very mild, dull morning, some pleasant sun in afternoon. Ciss & the Tolworth people went to Basingstoke to-day. Had in 1/2 ton of coal - £1.13.11. Walk along rail path in afternoon. Met Mrs. Child and Jenefer.