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Full Name: Meyer 'Mike' Berger
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(1898-1959) Journalist. Meyer Berger was born in New York City. He was a journalist for The New York Times where he was known for his column, "About New York."
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1898 New York County
Meyer Berger was born in the Lower East Side of Manhattan, New York, on September 1, 1898. 
1959 (Unknown) County
Meyer Berger died on February 8, 1959. 
1959 (Unknown) County
Meyer Berger was interred at Riverside Cemetery, Saddle Brook, Bergen County, New Jersey. 
1928 New York County
Mr. Berger worked for The New York Times from 1928 until 1959, except for a short time when he worked for The New Yorker. 
1942 (Unknown) County
The Eight Million: A Journal of a New York Correspondent
(Pub: Simon & Schuster ISBN: )
Nonfiction. 
1951 (Unknown) County
The Story Of The New York Times 1851-1951
(Pub: Simon & Schuster ISBN: 1299858686 / 978-1299858688)
Nonfiction. 
1960 (Unknown) County
Meyer Berger's New York
(Pub: Random House, New York ISBN: )
Collection of Mr. Berger's "About New York" columns. 
1950 (Unknown) County
Mr. Berger won the Pulitzer Prize for Local Reporting in 1950 for his 4,000 word account of a mass murder in Camden, New Jersey. 
? New York County
Early in his life, Mr. Berger's family lived in the Lower East Side of Manhattan, New York. 
? Kings County
As a child, Mr. Berger lived in the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn, New York. 

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