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This 1937 photo shows then-Washington Post publisher Eugene Meyer. On Monday, Aug. 5, 2013, the Washington Post announced the paper has been sold to Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos. One of key dates in the history of The Washington Post was when the Post was purchased at a bankruptcy auction in 1933 by Meyer and their reputation improved and circulation expanded. (AP Photo/The Washington Post) WASHINGTON TIMES OUT; NEW YORK TIMES OUT;THE WASHINGTON EXAMINER AND USA TODAY OUT; MAGS OUT; NO SALES