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 January 2017
26th Jan 1948: fish and modelling
26 Mon. Cold, some sun in morning; dismal, rain later but a full moon at night: vicious SW wind. Cycled to Merton to buy fish in afternoon thence to station to buy a paper. Made half of the centre bay of the new 41 ins wing.