Pay slip issued to Gyula (Julius) Toth by L & M Newman (Metals) Pty Ltd, for the week ending 5 June 1957. The slip records Julius' gross weekly wage as £15, plus an hour overtime. Julius migrated to Australia in 1957, after he escaped the Russian invasion of Hungary. Leaving his family in Hungary, he survived a dangerous journey alone to escape across the border to Austria. He was only able to bring a few possessions with him including his moulding tools, and cigarette holder and photo album, which were 18th birthday presents from a sister and friend.

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Cream piece of paper with printed black text and details filled in with blue ink.

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