The Bronxville Press

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Title:
The Bronxville Press (20 February 1925 - 1 April 1937)
Available online:
Feb. 20, 1925-Dec. 30, 1930
Jan. 1, 1932-Dec. 30 1930
Jan. 2, 1934-Apr. 1 1937
(833 issues)
Region:
Westchester
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Contributing Libraries:
Bronxville History Center and Bronxville Library

The Bronxville Press began publishing in Bronxville, NY on February 20, 1925. Launched by a group of Bronxville and Tuckahoe businessmen who had “felt for sometime that [Bronxville] and the surrounding territory should have a full-size, independent, non-political newspaper,” it was designed to compete with The Bronxville Review. The Bronxville Review had been in existence since 1902, as “A weekly Journal of the Town of Eastchester.” Established by William Van Duzer Lawrence, the developer of Bronxville’s Lawrence Park and other areas of Bronxville, The Review had long been considered a Lawrence family vehicle.

The Bronxville Press was published weekly (1925-1926, 1935-1937) or twice a week (1927-1934) during the next 12 years. As of April 8, 1937, its new owner, Bronxville resident Richard H. Price, merged it with The Bronxville Review, which he had purchased in March 1936, and the new publication became The Bronxville Review-Press. In January 1940 a new weekly competitor, The Bronxville Reporter, owned and staffed by Bronxville residents, was launched. It published until April 2, 1953 when the two papers merged under new ownership as The Bronxville Review Press and Reporter. That newspaper was purchased by the Gannett Company in April 1964 and continued publishing under several variants of the original name into 2009, after which it ceased publication as a stand-alone weekly.

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1 Wednesday, 1 July 1925
2 Thursday, 2 July 1925
3 Friday, 3 July 1925
1 issue
4 Saturday, 4 July 1925
5 Sunday, 5 July 1925
6 Monday, 6 July 1925
7 Tuesday, 7 July 1925
8 Wednesday, 8 July 1925
9 Thursday, 9 July 1925
10 Friday, 10 July 1925
1 issue
11 Saturday, 11 July 1925
12 Sunday, 12 July 1925
13 Monday, 13 July 1925
14 Tuesday, 14 July 1925
15 Wednesday, 15 July 1925
16 Thursday, 16 July 1925
17 Friday, 17 July 1925
1 issue
18 Saturday, 18 July 1925
19 Sunday, 19 July 1925
20 Monday, 20 July 1925
21 Tuesday, 21 July 1925
22 Wednesday, 22 July 1925
23 Thursday, 23 July 1925
24 Friday, 24 July 1925
1 issue
25 Saturday, 25 July 1925
26 Sunday, 26 July 1925
27 Monday, 27 July 1925
28 Tuesday, 28 July 1925
29 Wednesday, 29 July 1925
30 Thursday, 30 July 1925
31 Friday, 31 July 1925
1 issue