27 March 1919 diary of Dr John Stewart Muir (1845-1938) of Selkirk

A gale from NW to N raged all day but it was not a bitterly cold as yesterday. W wind + there was rain although the glass was very low. There was a fair town list today but no County work except that Dav [Dr David Graham] was at Newtown + called at Briarbank. I cycled to Hospital + Goslaw Green + saw the other town cases walking making in all 19 calls. David came up to tea + we went over the various cases + arranged certain fees. Helen [Muir] was at a Child Welfare lecture of Nurse Beck. Wrote Harvey, Liverpool and Allan, Ardrossan a second time re Pilot.

[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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rumblingclint

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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