Same fair weather. Motored to Yair + Fairnilee Lodge. Gave chlor[oform] at Viewfield for a circum[cision] (Allan Riddell). Saw a few town cases + did various things for going away. Had a surprise visit from Frank Muir + Dorothy1 on their way motoring from Faldon [?] to Moffat. Frank thinks he can do something to help us with the repair to the Swift. Wrote Swift asking them to send the part to them. Attended meeting of Hospital + Ambulance Committee. Was elected chairman of the latter. Helen was over at Abbotslea2 having tea with Jenny Smith3. Got some of my packing done.
1 Francis Frank Muir (1877-1972), electrical engineer and Dr Muir’s nephew, had married Dorothy Armitage (1873-1943), daughter of William Armitage, J.P., merchant, and Margaret Petrie Armitage née Mills, on 22 July 1909 at the Congregational Church, Bowden Downs, Bowden, Bucklow, Cheshire
2 Not identified
3 Conceivably Jenny Locke Smith (1882-1952) formerly of Viewfield, Lauriston Broomhill and Mauldsheugh, all Selkirk
[Source: Scottish Borders Archives & Local History Service SBA/657/23, Dr J S Muir of Selkirk, medical practitioner, journal for 1920]