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
9 January 2017
9th Jan 1948: a typical Friday
9 Fri. Cold, very dull; drizzle most of the day. Did all the week-end shopping in morning except buying fish & a paper in afternoon. Met Emily Garrod. Fixed landing wheels to small open model.