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

Jones, Minnie S.; Aaron, Kate; Knight, Lizzie




Elmer Silas (Cocoa, Fla.)


Local School Contest Nets $377.00 Friday: Miss Kate Aaron Wins Contest: Miss Kate Aaron Crowned "Miss Cocoa Junior High"; Recognition Day Drive Underway; Series Of Basketball Games Begin November 11; Last Rites Held For Mrs. Anderson; Coronation Ball Photos Available; Miss Lizzie Knight Dies In Hawthrone [Hawthorne?]; Apology; No Apologies For Freedom; For His Mother's Sake; A Repetition; From The Police Department [Column]; Cocoa Junior High School News [Column]; SPORTS [Column]; ; City Briefs And Social News [Column]; Merritt School News [Column]; Church News [Column]; Card Of Thanks; Editor's Comment [Column]; News From The Trojans [Column]; The AceHigh Club News [Column]; Central Life Agent Attends Seminar; Legion Auxiliary To Meet Sunday.

Number Of Pages

6 p.


23 cm x 30 cm


Harry T. & Harriette V. Moore Cultural Complex


Brevard (Fla.)

Document Type


The Script, Vol. 01 No. 18, November 09, 1946



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