25 May 1919 diary of Dr John Stewart Muir (1845-1938) of Selkirk

Splendid weather but roads awful with dust. Duller + less warm at night. Gave girl [?] Purvis, Forest Road, chlor[oform] for D. [David Graham] to curette at 10 having previously cycled to Sunderland Hall stables. Got to morning service. Did a lot of writing in afternoon. Went down to Sunderland Hall a second time in evening + landed at Wellwood for supper. Wm [?] + May there.

Image to follow.

[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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