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Penny press

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St. Louis Penny Press Coin Machine - Lucky Pressed Souvenir Pennies!

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John Cweiber - The Penny Men - "Souvenir Penny Press Machines" (5/13)

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Finding penny press machines.

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Penny Press Machine Presentation (PME Video)

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Mechanics of penny pressing machines

Penny press newspapers were cheap, tabloid-style newspapers mass-produced in the United States from the 1830s onwards. Mass production of inexpensive newspapers became possible following the shift from hand-crafted to steam-powered printing. Famous for costing one cent while other newspapers cost around 6 cents, penny press papers were revolutionary in making the news accessible to middle class citizens for a reasonable price.