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
29 May 2017
29th May 1948: tuned piano... bought lodger's rations
29 Sat. Cold, dismal, steady downpour of rain all day.
To butchers in morning to get Katie’s rations, also to buy fish. Started to
tune the piano. Cousin Maud called in evening.