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Howe organized the first Mother’s Peace Day in 1872, and this event was celebrated in cities across the nation for 30 years.Women asked for an Independence Day. They got Mother’s Day instead.|Kimberly Hamlin|May 7, 2021|Washington Post
Howe is just one of a long line of whimsical word coiners who have discovered that terms meant to be fanciful routinely change flavor on their way into the national conversation.From ‘Scientist’ to ‘Spam,’ the Surprisingly Playful Origins of English Words|Ralph Keyes|April 1, 2021|Time
As with Ponzi, Howe’s promises of profits were astounding, with promises that investors’ funds would be doubled in a mere nine months.The History of Ponzi Schemes Goes Deeper Than the Man Who Gave Them His Name|Steve Weisman|August 12, 2020|Time
In the early morning of August 27, Howe launched a three-prong attack.The British Royals Reinvade Brooklyn: William and Kate Come Watch Basketball on Historic Battle Site|Justin Jones|December 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
His confidante, Louis Howe, reminded FDR there had never been a divorced president.
She had on a blue boy-coat, and to the right lapel was fastened a three-inch red cloth 9, Howe's number.
In five hours Gordie Howe would play hockey with the Detroit Red Wings against the New York Rangers.
Howe faked the shot to Worsley's left, and Worsley went down on the ice to that side.
He was unaware at the time of Elias Howe's sewing machine invention of 1846.Hallowed Heritage: The Life of Virginia|Dorothy M. Torpey
But this way of dealing with the message was far too mild and moderate to satisfy the implacable malice of Howe.The History of England from the Accession of James II.|Thomas Babington Macaulay
The Howe truss had timber chords and a lattice of timber struts, with vertical iron ties.
Yet there were a few people apparently not altogether indifferent to the presence of Miss Howe.Hilda|Sarah Jeanette Duncan
Howe is himself in the Jerseys, and will push at least as far as the Delawar River.