7 May 2016
25th-26th Oct 1946: sister's cleaned hat
25 Fri. Very cold, clear sunny day: bitter wind. Did the Fri. morning shopping locally also to Morden also to Wimbledon to get a hat for Ciss from the cleaners. Washed floor of dining room and dusted it. Received, Australia, Canada and Quito S. America on short-waves, numbers of U.S.A. stations.
26 Sat. Less cold, gloomy, showers: less wind. Shopping locally also to Merton to buy cats meat, split peas, haricot beans , and a bunch of large black grapes for Mrs. Conley who is in hospital. Did some heavy work in the garden preparing a bed for some spring flowers.
Posted by Tony