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Fri, 07.09.1943

The Sun Reporter Newspaper Begins Publication

*The Sun-Reporter founding is celebrated on this date in 1943.  This is a weekly newspaper serving the Black community of San Francisco.  The Sun-Reporter owns the regions two other Black weeklies, the California Voice and the Metro Reporter.  When Carlton Benjamin Goodlett, the paper's longtime owner, died in 1997, Amelia Ashley-Ward became the paper's proprietor.  Notable journalists associated with the paper include Thomas C. Fleming.  

New Poem Each Day

Poetry Corner

Come, brother, come. Let's lift it; Come now, hewit! COTTON SONG by N. Jean Toomer.
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