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State Commis sioner of Agriculture

Newton BRIGHT, American State Commis sioner of Agriculture. Member of Kentucky Senate, 1920, 1922, 1924. 1926; Kentucky State Commissioner of Agriculture, Labor and Statistics. since 1928. Member of Elks; Masons; Independent Order of Odd Fellows.

Background

BRIGHT, Newton was born on January 24, 1876 in Eminence, Kentucky, United States. Son of Newton and Dorcos (Helm) Bright.

Education

Transylvania College, Lexington, Kentucky Member of Kentucky Senate, 1920, 1922, 1924.

Career

Transylvania College, Lexington, Kentucky.

Membership

Member of Kentucky Senate, 1920, 1922, 1924. 1926; Kentucky State Commissioner of Agriculture, Labor and Statistics. since 1928. Member of Elks; Masons.

Independent Order of Odd Fellows.