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

Extraordinarily mild day. 50o outside. In the outer lobby + dining room the mirror, mantel shelf + clock were running with moisture. Strong W. wind + some rain in afternoon + evening. Assisted D. [Dr David Graham] at 2 operations at Home viz Maggie Warwick for a cervical abscess + Martha Ingles to have her toes trimmed. Cycled to Bowhill, Philiphaugh + Fauldshope. Went to evening service + had Jack [Roberts] to supper. Wrote Nancy [Roberts née Muir].

[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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