The Script


The Script



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"Brevard County's Only Colored Newspaper" containing church, social, and news of general interest. Circulation in Cocoa, Merritt Island, and Mims every Saturday. The Script Collection includes volume I, number 1 from July 13, 1946, through February 8, 1947 totally twenty-nine issues with contributions from Harry T. Moore. Moore (1905-1951) was the founder of the first branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) in Brevard County, Florida.


Brevard County (Fla.) -- Newspapers; Brevard (Fla.) -- Newspapers; Colored people -- Newspapers; African Americans -- Newspapers; African Americans -- Brevard County (Fla.) -- 1940s; African American Newspapers; Black Newspapers; Civil Rights Movement; People; Places; Social Life.

Subject - Personal Names

Mobley, R. H.; Williams, Lizzie




Elmer Silas (Cocoa, Fla.)


GULF-LIFE PAYS $1,000 FOR A DIME: Mrs. R. Matthews Receives $2,486; Returns To School (with photo of MISS EMMIE HUNTER, local collegian, who will return to Florida A. and M. College); Thirty-Two Converts Are Gained In Recent Revival; Mrs. E. Williams Died Here Sunday; Eye Operation Fatal To Infant; 13-Year-old Girl Sustains Broken Leg; American Legion Holds Meeting; Masons Will Celebrate Anniversary; P. T. A. To Begin Year's Work; Let's Take Full Advantage; I Love To Teach; City Briefs and Social News [Column]; SICK LIST [Column]; News From Merritt Island [Column]; Birth Announcement [Column]; News From Sharpes and City Point [Column]; The Scotts Entertain; THE HEAVENLY CHURCH OF THE FIRST BORN; From the Editor�s Notes [Column]; SPORTS [Column]; From the Police Department [Column].

Number Of Pages

8 p.


23 cm x 30 cm


Harry T. & Harriette V. Moore Cultural Complex


Brevard (Fla.)

Document Type


The Script, Vol. 01 No. 10, September 14, 1946



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