Photograph 7450329
Finland has come to Fitzroy, Melbourne. A shirt-making factory in the suburb has eleven Finns on its payroll ten girls and a man, a methods engineer. And, according to the Managing Director of the firm, Mr Saul Same, they are 'splendid workers and people'. The methods engineer is Mr K O Holopainen, President of the Melbourne Finnish Society, who migrated to Australia with his wife and son Kari, now fifteen four years ago - Seija Hirovonen, sixteen from Kuopio, who came to Australia in 1959 - She is a junior machinist

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A12111, 1/1961/16/157
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