Receipt for a rifle, issued to Julius Toth by Evans & Balfour Pty. Ltd, Melbourne, dated 12 December 1959. Evans & Balfour are described as specialists in guns, rifles, fishing, tennis, badminton, golf and knives. In 1957 Julius came to Australia 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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Rectangular green paper receipt with black printed text and details filled out in blue ink.

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