From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (source)

Torch light (newspaper)

Author(s)/Publishing Information

J. Edmund Wood; Danville, KY; Lexington, KY


No holdings have been located at this time


The newspaper existed from around 1903 up to the death of J. Edmund Wood in 1929, he was editor for 26 years. The newspaper title may have been Torchlight.

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Related Entries Citing this Entry

NKAA Entry: Wood, John Edmund [Torch Light newspaper]
NKAA Entry: Negro Press Association, Kentucky
NKAA Entry: Magowan Brothers and the Reporter (Mt. Sterling, KY)
NKAA Entry: Kentucky African American Newspapers

Cite This NKAA Entry:

“Torch light (newspaper),” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed June 19, 2024,

Last modified: 2017-07-19 17:52:42