A most delightful day of constant sunshine + almost no wind. I wish there had been something of the kind at Prestwick.1 Dav.2 came in + we talked over things. I saw a few cases. Went to Elmpark3 at 2 for a rally of Girl Guides + Brownies who were inspected by Mrs Steel4 + had several competitions including a 1st Aid in which 4 teams took part + I judged them.
1 Dr Muir had struggled with the wind while cycling in Ayrshire while staying at Prestwick in the days immediately prior to this one.
2 David Charteris ‘Dav.’ Graham (1889-1963), M.B., Ch.B., medical practitioner and Dr Muir’s business partner.
3 Elm Park, Selkirk, home of Dr Muir’s friend Agnes Mackintosh née Watson, formerly Harper (1859-1946).
4 Assume The Hon. Vere Mabel Strang Steel née Cornwallis (1889-1964), daughter of Fiennes Stanley Wykeham Cornwallis, 1st Baron Cornwallis and Mabel Leigh (1866-1957); she had married Samuel Strang Steel on 3 August 1910.
[Source: Scottish Borders Archives & Local History Service SBA/657/25, Dr J S Muir of Selkirk, medical practitioner, journal for 1922]