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

Rooks, Milton; Williams, C. T.; Thompson, H. A.; Coffey, W. B. (Reverend)




Elmer Silas (Cocoa, Fla.)


Voters' League To Meet Today: Sanford Place Of Big Session; NAACP Speaker Delivers Forceful Address: Milton Rooks of Clearwater Speaks; From the Editor's Notes; Cocoa Trojans Is Name of Crack Basketball Team; Renewal Of Auto Drivers Licenses Ends Oct. 1st.; Air Mail Stamps 5c Beginning Oct. 1st; Sugar Ration Stamp No. 49 Ends Monday; Mail Dispatches One Half Hour Earlier; MT. MORIAH A.M.E. CHURCH; We Are Too Carefree; Detours Of Life; "Unity Of Mankind"; City Briefs and Social News [Column]; Sport News... [Column]; From The Police Dept. [Column]; Women's Federation Club Meets; CARD OF THANKS; Cocoa Junior High School News [Column]; Celebrates 10th Birthday.

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. 12, September 28, 1946



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