Certificate of Merit from the Alford Agricultural Labourers' Society ... for the encouragement of deserving labourers and servants.
Certifies that a premium of ten shillings was given as 3rd prize to William Coupland, servant to Frederic Higgins of Claythorpe, Lincs., for his saving at a Savings Bank. Headed by detailed engraved view of an agricultural show depicting livestock and ploughing and ditch-digging competitions being judged. Engraved by Shaw & Sons after L.J. Wood.