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
26 October 2014
26th October 1944: dried peas
26 Thur. Rather cold, dismal. To butcher’s and other
shops locally. To Merton meat shop in afternoon; returned via Haydon’s Rd.
Durnsford Rd and Wimbledon Park. To Morden to buy dried peas and a paper.