The Daily Bugle was founded in 1897 and has been published
daily ever since. Tabloid in format like its rival The
Daily Globe, the Bugle appears in several editions daily.
Since the mid-sixties, the publisher of the Bugle has
been J. Jonah Jameson, who began his journalistic career
as a reporter for the Bugle while still in high school.
Jameson purchased the then-floundering Bugle with monies
obtained from assets inheritance, and turned the paper
into a popular success. The Bugle revitalized the photograph
dominated tabloid format. J. Jonah Jameson, Inc. has
published magazines from time to time, including the
revived Now Magazine and the now-defunct Woman Magazine.
J. Jonah Jameson, Inc. purchased the Goodman Building
on 39th Street and Second Avenue in 1968 and moved its
entire editorial and publishing facilities there. Now
called the Daily Bugle Building, the office complex
is forty-six stories tall, and is capped by the Daily
Bugle logo in 30-foot letter on the roof. There are
loading docks in the rear of the building, reached by
a back ally. Three floors are devoted to the editorial
office of the Daily Bugle, two sub-basement levels for
the printing presses, while the rest of the floors are
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