22 September 1920 diary of Dr John Stewart Muir (1845-1938) of Selkirk

Dense fog + hoar frost this morning followed by a magnificent day, very clear. Saw a few town cases + cycled to Yarrowford + Thirladean. Motored with D. [Dr David Graham, co-partner] in afternoon to Faldonside (temp. toward normal twice) + on to St Boswells to Division meeting at which Blair gave report of Representative meeting + Davidson, Kelso read [a] paper on acute appendicitis.

[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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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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