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Dan's Ladies Wear in Taree has been in business for 90 years, owned by the one family

Julia Driscoll
By Julia Driscoll
Updated June 2 2022 - 3:24am, first published May 25 2022 - 8:00am
Family business: Angele and Nicholas Dan (left). Nicholas Dan at the wheel of a chevrolet, hawking ladies and gents wear around the Manning in the 1930s (right). George Dan (inset). Photos: supplied

Ninety years ago in May Nicholas and Wadih Dan created a family business in Taree which is still proudly looking after the clothing needs of local women.

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Julia Driscoll

Julia Driscoll

Journalist

Julia Driscoll has worked as a journalist for the Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Times for seven years. She values the deep connection with community that being a rural and regional journalist brings. Career highlights have involved environmental stories - bringing the plight of the little known endangered Manning River helmeted turtle to the attention of the public, resulting in wide-spread knowledge in the community and conservation action; and breaking the news of the Manning River ceasing to run for the first time in recorded history.