Illuminated address in book form, wooden covers with leather outer covering and cloth inner covering, paper pages with coloured decoration, address to William Smith of North Rise, Darlington, May 1894, on the occasion of his retirement from the NER. Smith had served as Mineral, Goods and Passenger Manager of the Central Division. The address is signed by traders and firms grateful for his assistance. Address made by Waterlow & Soms Ltd. of London. 8 pages.