It was lighter today + less fog but no sunshine + a dropping rain all day though never heavy. There was less wind N.E. Was at both morning + evening service + only saw 4 town cases. David [Graham] was at Midgehope + Ramsaycleuch + after getting home had to go to Altrieve. He + his sister Isa, a very pretty girl just back from India, came to supper with Jack, Nancy, Barb. + Jock1. Jack was bilious + had to leave the supper table + go home.
1 John ‘Jack’ Roberts and Agnes Amelia ‘Nancy’ Roberts née Muir and two of their children Andrina Henderson ‘Barbara’ and John ‘Jock’ Roberts
[Source: Scottish Borders Archives & Local History Service SBA/657/23, Dr J S Muir of Selkirk, medical practitioner, journal for 1920]