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
10 July 2015
10th July 1945: a kid at heart
10 Tues. Very cool, gloomy, rain all day. To butchers
and chemists in morning, also bought glasspaper and green peas. Mrs. Child,
Peter and Jennifer came to tea: had a lark with the children.