The begining : When? Why? How?
U.S. Immigration Laws
In 1875 the first federal immigration was established and stated the prohibition of entry to any migrants who were classified as "undesirable". Individuals from Northern Africa and Western Asia who were migration to America to seek labor and better job opportunities were considered "undesirable". There was a $2,000 fine and a maximum jail sentence to one year is prison if you were caught bringing anyone to America illegally.
Family is a very important asset to the Arab culture.
peddling was the one of the most attractive professions; it required no capital or knowledge of English, and yet it was relatively high income.
working in a sewing factory