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

McCone, Andy




Elmer Silas (Cocoa, Fla.)


Veterans Hold Successful Drive; "Miss C. J. H." Contest To Close On November First; Scout Leaders To Confer In Orlando: Local Scout Leaders To Confer In Orlando; Spare Sugar Stamp 9 And 10 Expire Oct. 31; NAACP Meets In Merritt Sunday; Club's Harvest Festival Great Success; Hallowee'en [Halloween?]; 1,257 Buses At Cost Of $30 Million To Be Delivered In December; Funeral Held For Andy McCone; New Methods of Shipping Express Fruit Will Be Explained & Discussed; Talents; An Open Letter; From The Police Department [Column]; City Briefs and Social News [Column]; P-T. A. President Makes Last Appeal; Announcement; From The Editor's Notes; Funeral Services Held For Aged Citizen; Cocoa High School News [Column]; MERRITT SCHOOL NEWS; Sports; BANANA RIVER BASE HAS TEAM; Church Notes [Column]; THE TROJAN NEWS [Column]; Meeting Of Watchtower Society Well Attended;

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. 16, October 26, 1946



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