Read Real Articles from the Strike


The Newsboy Strike in the summer of 1899 against the New York Journal and the New York World was well-documented by the other newspapers of the time like the New York Times. We’ve listed some exciting ones! Click to view the PDF:

The first official day of the strike: July 21 1899

The strike carries on: July 23 1899

The strike takes a turn as the Newsboy’s lose their leaders: July 28 1899