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
19 January 2017
19th Jan 1948: aero-modelling supplies
19 Mon. White frost,
bitterly cold day, piercing wind: cloudy. Bought fish. To Morton where I bought
a new high-tension battery, also some lengths of balsa sections and balsa sheet
and cement. Peter Child called in evening.