Bowne Declares Quarterly Dividend

Apr 25, 2001, 01:00 ET from Bowne & Co., Inc.

    NEW YORK, April 25 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ -- The Board of
 Directors of Bowne & Co., Inc. (NYSE:   BNE) today announced the declaration of
 the quarterly cash dividend on its Common Stock at the rate of $.055 per
 share.  The dividend will be payable May 23, 2001 to shareholders of record at
 the close of business May 11, 2001.
 
     Bowne & Co., Inc., established 1775, is the global market leader in the
 field of empowering information by combining superior customer service with
 appropriate new technologies to manage, repurpose and distribute a client's
 information to any audience, through any medium, in any language, anywhere in
 the world.  The world's largest financial printer, Bowne is also the leading
 provider of localization services to the software industry and among the
 leading Internet development companies, providers of outsourcing services,
 legal software and digital print-on-demand solutions.
 
      Contact:  Douglas F. Bauer, Counsel and Corporate Secretary
                of Bowne & Co., Inc., 212-229-7216.
 
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    NEW YORK, April 25 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ -- The Board of
 Directors of Bowne & Co., Inc. (NYSE:   BNE) today announced the declaration of
 the quarterly cash dividend on its Common Stock at the rate of $.055 per
 share.  The dividend will be payable May 23, 2001 to shareholders of record at
 the close of business May 11, 2001.
 
     Bowne & Co., Inc., established 1775, is the global market leader in the
 field of empowering information by combining superior customer service with
 appropriate new technologies to manage, repurpose and distribute a client's
 information to any audience, through any medium, in any language, anywhere in
 the world.  The world's largest financial printer, Bowne is also the leading
 provider of localization services to the software industry and among the
 leading Internet development companies, providers of outsourcing services,
 legal software and digital print-on-demand solutions.
 
      Contact:  Douglas F. Bauer, Counsel and Corporate Secretary
                of Bowne & Co., Inc., 212-229-7216.
 
                     MAKE YOUR OPINION COUNT -  Click Here
                http://tbutton.prnewswire.com/prn/11690X53410779
 
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