19 January 1919 diary of Dr John Stewart Muir (1845-1938) of Selkirk

Hard frost growing at night with a little snow. Walked to Mavisbank + Hospital + went to morning service with Jean [Muir]. After church saw Murdoch, Mr Moffat, Mrs H Hogg, Mrs Rodger + Mrs Riddell. Made out some accounts. Nancy + Jack came to supper1.

1 Agnes ‘Nancy’ Roberts née Muir and John ‘Jack’ Roberts junior, Dr Muir’s daughter and son-in-law

[Source: Scottish Borders Archives & Local History Service SBA/657/22, Dr J S Muir of Selkirk, medical practitioner, journal for 1919]

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Archivist, interests include Dr John Stewart Muir 1845-1938) of Selkirk, general practitioner, and Seton Paul Gordon (1886–1977), naturalist, author and photographer

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