Full title:Although George Matoi is over 60 years of age, the night foreman at Downey Box Company says he hates to see George leave. Mr. Matoi started as a maintenance man a few months ago, and now has one of the highest paid unskilled jobs in the plant feeding a label printer. Matoi, formerly of San Francisco, will return shortly to the Topaz Center where his wife is sick in the hospital. Mr. Matoi came to Kansas City to be with his son who has recently opened offices here as a practicing optometrist.<lb /> Photographer: Iwasaki, Hikaru<lb /> Kansas City, Missouri. Part of: War Relocation Authority Photographs of Japanese-American Evacuation and Resettlement
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