Photograph 7450155
One of the world's most cosmopolitan cotton mills at Woodville, South Australia, is producing millions of sheets and pillow cases, and millions of yards of towelling and fabrics for the Australian market. Twenty-four-year-old John Moreton was a farm labourer from The Cottage, Plantation Farm, Kingsclear Estate, Basingstoke, Hampshire, England, until he migrated and joined ACTIL in 1959. Now he earns 16.7.0 pounds after tax for a 40-hour five day week, boosted to 19 pounds if he works overtime on Saturday morning

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A12111, 1/1960/16/275
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