The Script


The Script



Download Issue (1.4 MB)


"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

Brady, Marie; Taylor, A. J.; Davis, Edward D.




Elmer Silas (Cocoa, Fla.)


NAACP Will Hold Mass Meeting Here Sunday: Edward Davis To Be Guest Speaker; State Welfare Is Operating Here; National Boy Scout Executive Confers With Troop Leaders; P. T. A. Meeting Held At School; Open Letter From NAACP Secretary; Program Launched to Curb Adult Illiteracy; From the Editor's Notes; Discourtesy; The Attic; Don't Quit; City Briefs and Social News; Keep That Cookie Jar Filled; Broccoli Salad Recommended; Building Program Will Be Completed By E.A.L.; 40,000 Barrels of Tar Unloaded At Harbor; Ace High Club News [Column]; Sharpes And City Point News; Zion Orthodox P. B. Church; Mt. Moriah A. M. E. Church; The Heavenly Church Of the First Born; Birth Announcement [Column]; Sport News [Column]; News From the Pallbearers; Cocoa Junior High School News [Column]; From the Police Dept. [Column]; Mr. Jackson Mourns Loss of Father.

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. 11, September 21, 1946



To view the content in your browser, please download Adobe Reader or, alternately,
you may Download the file to your hard drive.

NOTE: The latest versions of Adobe Reader do not support viewing PDF files within Firefox on Mac OS and if you are using a modern (Intel) Mac, there is no official plugin for viewing PDF files within the browser window.