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VIDEO: Travel Back to 1904 for the First New Year’s Eve in Times Square

The first New Year’s Eve ball to drop in Times Square in 1907 In 1904, the New York Times move

The first New Year’s Eve ball to drop in Times Square in 1907 In 1904, the New York Times moved from the City Hall are to the triangular piece of land at the intersection of 7th Avenue, Broadway, and 42nd Street. People thought they were crazy for moving so far uptown, but this was the same year the first subway line opened, passing through what was then called Longacre Square. Not only did their new Times Tower have a printing press in the basement (they loaded the daily papers right onto the train and got the news out faster than other papers), […]

VIDEO: Travel Back to 1904 for the First New Year’s Eve in Times Square : 6sqft