The Civil Service Reference Book. Compiled and Edited for the Postoffice workers' Union. Published at the Union Headquarters, . Pp 199, , with pages of advertisments through the text. Frontispiece portrait of the author. Rec cloth, title in gilt to upper cover. A fine copy. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author to his wife on front free endpaper "To Dolly, I present this, the first printed copy of the Civil Service Reference Book, as a souvenir of my first book writing effort. Willie. Dec 1929." Willima Norton, a promenent figure in Irish union and labour history became leader of the Labour party and a minister in two Inter-Party Governments.