25 March 1920 diary of Dr John Stewart Muir (1845-1938) of Selkirk

Brilliant morning + quite fair till evening when there was a little rain. My dyspepsia better + I enjoyed both lunch + dinner. Was not out of town. Cycled to Wellwood, Hospital, Bridge Street [and] Philiphaugh Cottages. Attended meeting of Red X [Cross] Exec. to consider mode of electing to Council. David [Graham, co-partner] was at Broadmeadows + Carterhaugh, Ramsaycleuch + back to Kirkhope Manse to dinner with McKenzie + McDonald McDonald. The Swift broke down at Broadmeadows + he had to ‘Phone for a hire.

[Source: Scottish Borders Archives & Local History Service SBA/657/23, Dr J S Muir of Selkirk, medical practitioner, journal for 1920]

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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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