SOURCE: Bowne & Co., Inc.

October 24, 2005 15:17 ET

Bowne Board Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend of $.055 per Share

NEW YORK, NY -- (MARKET WIRE) -- October 24, 2005 -- The Board of Directors of Bowne & Co., Inc. (NYSE: BNE) announced the declaration of the quarterly cash dividend on its Common Stock at the rate of $.055 per share. The dividend will be payable November 22, 2005 to shareholders of record at the close of business November 8, 2005.

Bowne has paid consecutive quarterly cash dividends since the company became public in August 1968.

About Bowne & Co., Inc.

Bowne & Co., Inc., founded in 1775, is a global leader in providing high-value solutions that empower our clients' communications.

--  Bowne Financial Print: The world's largest financial printer and
    leading EDGAR filer, specializing in the creation, management, translation
    and distribution of regulatory and compliance documents.
    
--  Bowne Enterprise Solutions: Digital composition, print, delivery and
    fulfillment of customized and personalized communications designed to
    enable companies to more-effectively target customers to increase market
    leadership.
    
--  Bowne Litigation Solutions: Consulting, electronic discovery and
    software solutions, including DecisionQuest®, one of the nation's largest
    trial research firms, bring our clients fresh perspective resulting in
    better informed choices about strategies and tactics at every step in the
    litigation process.
    
Bowne combines these capabilities with superior customer service, new technologies, confidentiality and integrity to manage, repurpose and distribute a client's information to any audience, through any medium, in any language, anywhere in the world. For more information, visit us at http://www.bowne.com.
Bowne & Co., Inc.
345 Hudson Street
New York, NY 10014
212/924-5500

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