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 Sunday, 1 November 1936
2 Monday, 2 November 1936
3 Tuesday, 3 November 1936
4 Wednesday, 4 November 1936
5 Thursday, 5 November 1936
1 issue
6 Friday, 6 November 1936
7 Saturday, 7 November 1936
8 Sunday, 8 November 1936
9 Monday, 9 November 1936
10 Tuesday, 10 November 1936
11 Wednesday, 11 November 1936
12 Thursday, 12 November 1936
1 issue
13 Friday, 13 November 1936
14 Saturday, 14 November 1936
15 Sunday, 15 November 1936
16 Monday, 16 November 1936
17 Tuesday, 17 November 1936
18 Wednesday, 18 November 1936
19 Thursday, 19 November 1936
1 issue
20 Friday, 20 November 1936
21 Saturday, 21 November 1936
22 Sunday, 22 November 1936
23 Monday, 23 November 1936
24 Tuesday, 24 November 1936
25 Wednesday, 25 November 1936
1 issue
26 Thursday, 26 November 1936
27 Friday, 27 November 1936
28 Saturday, 28 November 1936
29 Sunday, 29 November 1936
30 Monday, 30 November 1936