1938.11.17_Canberra Times – Alien influx, p06

„… The Canberra Times, Thursday 17 November 1938, page 6
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ALIEN INFLUX
Human Assortment on Italian Liner
MELBOURNE, Wednesday,
Only IS of the 392 passengers who | arrived to-day by the Italian liner, ‘ “Viminale,” were British. The re-1 mainder were Italians, Albanians, Greeks, German Jews, Polish Jews, Czechs. Bulgarians, Macedonians, and Yugoslavs. Passengers for Sydney and Brisbane totalled 206.
Some of the foreigners landed with clothes in bundles, bags and sacks.
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