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Pay Slip - Issued to Julius Toth, L & M Newman, 5 Jun 1957 Document Reg. No: HT 856

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.
Cream piece of paper with printed black text and details filled in with blue ink.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Julius Toth, 2001
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 10.50 cm (Height), 10.40 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: working life, immigration, employment, employees, hungarian communities, hungarian immigration, working hours
Themes this item is part of: Migration Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Settlement - Employment
Tertiary Classification: financial records
Inscriptions: Text: WEEK ENDING 5 JUN 1957/NO 5 NAME G. Toth/Wage/Overtime hrs/ Tax.
Issued By: L & M Newman (Metals) Pty Ltd, Victoria, Australia, 5 Jun 1957
Issued To: Mr Julius Toth, Moonee Ponds, Victoria, Australia, 5 Jun 1957

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