21 November 1919 diary of Dr John Stewart Muir (1845-1938) of Selkirk

Frosty. Sharp day. Keen N.W. wind. Roads hard today with ice in places but very good for cycling. Baptie1 better + working. Made 18 town calls walking + cycling + cycled to Ovenscloss + Yair. Dubs not so well. Came back via Rink. After tea got back [?] out + called for Miss Dunn. Got Share certificates from Prov. Cinem. Theatres2 for £300 Pref. + £100 Ordinary shares. Letter from May in which she says that Frank Muir has had his goitre removed.

1 Thomas Baptie (1860-1929), driver and handyman for Dr Muir

2 Provincial Cinematograph Theatres Ltd, see diary entry for 28 October 1919 for more detail

[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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