|The new owners couldn't wait to take down|
the Time Inc. sign. January 31, 2018.
(Detail of photo with NY Times story.)
They pitched a crazy idea for a “news magazine.” It flew. They raised $86,000. They quit their jobs.
On March 3, 1923, they published the first issue of Time: The Weekly News-Magazine.
The End of Time Betsy Gleick, senior writer, Time: “[T]he Time Inc. sign [came] down [on January 31, 2018] and the Meredith sign [went] up basically the minute the deal closed. From the outside, the haste struck me as so depressing. Why the race to obliterate a great legacy?”
Summary of long history of Time in the New York Times, May 21, 2018.