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Sunday, January 17, 2021
Ian Cubitts
Ian Cubitts

Tag: history

Mother’s Day: What does it really mean?

In 1908, Anna Maria Jarvis arguably celebrated the first Mother’s Day when she sent 500 white carnations to her local Episcopal church in West Virginia to honour the life and work of her mother and all mothers.

Local cinema relic dusted off

Later this month, a concealed, curious piece of Canberra’s cinematic history titled Demonstrator will screen for the first time in decades.