Photograph 7495371
450 migrant workers are among the 1200 people employed by Emmco Pty Limited in its domestic refrigerator and appliance factory at Orange, NSW. The plant, 200 miles from Sydney, completely manufactures refrigerators, washing machines, clothes driers, fans, water coolers, and air conditioning units. The factory is the principal industrial undertaking in Orange, a city of 20000 people. British toolmaker, Ron Dix, 36, who came to Australia in 1949 and does not want to go back to England for a holiday. He came from 29 Molesworth Avenue, Coventry

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A12111, 1/1958/16/153
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