Around 1896, my grandfather, Joseph Herman Nahas, emigrated to New York City from Zahle. He was about age 6 and arrived with his mother and two older sisters. After trying many things over the years, including sales in the Carribean and a chicken ranch in South America, he finally settled in Paris, Texas (1946)and opened a successful clothing factory with my father, Reginald Nahas. He passed away, I believe, in 1970. My parents are retired in CA.
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