17 December 1919 diary of Dr John Stewart Muir (1845-1938) of Selkirk

Still mild + damp. Some rain. Gave Chlor[oform] to Netty [?] Hogg at the Home while D. [Dr David Graham] operated. Saw some cases + started to motor to Ashkirk Manse to see the housekeeper Mclair + actually met her cycling in here! Gave her a good row. Dined at Farmers’ Club. Saw some more cases after. Dunlop at Club.

[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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