Buffalo in the 20’s: Delivering The News

By Steve Cichon

From a 1929 handout provided at press tours of The Buffalo Evening News:newsdelivery1930


Fast trucks carry the papers to news carriers and newsstands in all parts of the city. Buffalo Evening News’ trucks are also used to deliver papers to homes in the rural districts, as shown above.

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Steve Cichon

Steve Cichon writes about Buffalo’s pop culture history. His stories of Buffalo's past have appeared more than 1600 times in The Buffalo News. He's a proud Buffalonian helping the world experience the city he loves. Since the earliest days of the internet, Cichon's been creating content celebrating the people, places, and ideas that make Buffalo unique and special. The 25-year veteran of Buffalo radio and television has written five books and curates The Buffalo Stories Archives-- hundreds of thousands of books, images, and audio/visual media which tell the stories of who we are in Western New York.