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Woman who thought of Mother's Day unhappy with the way it turned out

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Mother's Day In 1872, the author of the Battle Hymn of the Republic, Julia Howe suggested the idea of a special day set aside to honor Mothers and celebrate peace, but the idea never took root. Never that is, until the early 20th century. A couple years after her mother's death, Anna Jarvis held a ceremony…
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