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
1 February 2017
1st Feb 1948: chuffed
1 Feb. Sunday. Mild but very
rough: dull and cloudy. Some children called. Laurie came in morning; his first
visit since having his tonsils out. He brought a picture book of locomotives
and two comic papers.