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 Saturday, 1 September 1928
2 Sunday, 2 September 1928
3 Monday, 3 September 1928
4 Tuesday, 4 September 1928
1 issue
5 Wednesday, 5 September 1928
6 Thursday, 6 September 1928
7 Friday, 7 September 1928
1 issue
8 Saturday, 8 September 1928
9 Sunday, 9 September 1928
10 Monday, 10 September 1928
11 Tuesday, 11 September 1928
1 issue
12 Wednesday, 12 September 1928
13 Thursday, 13 September 1928
14 Friday, 14 September 1928
1 issue
15 Saturday, 15 September 1928
16 Sunday, 16 September 1928
17 Monday, 17 September 1928
18 Tuesday, 18 September 1928
1 issue
19 Wednesday, 19 September 1928
20 Thursday, 20 September 1928
21 Friday, 21 September 1928
1 issue
22 Saturday, 22 September 1928
23 Sunday, 23 September 1928
24 Monday, 24 September 1928
25 Tuesday, 25 September 1928
1 issue
26 Wednesday, 26 September 1928
27 Thursday, 27 September 1928
28 Friday, 28 September 1928
1 issue
29 Saturday, 29 September 1928
30 Sunday, 30 September 1928