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

Collins (Chief of Police); Knowles (Police Officer)




Elmer Silas (Cocoa, Fla.)


Special Christmas Issue Comes Out Dec. 21st: Will Be Increase In Circulation; Walter Robert Ware Jr., Wins Baby Contest: Judges Report Contest Close Agent (with photo of Walter Robert Ware Jr.); Funeral Held Tuesday For Emma Brown Of Melbourne; College Drive Is Successful Here; Bethune-Cookman Donors; Special Subscription Rate; TIMES THAT TRY MEN'S SOULS; DID YOU FORGET ANYTHING; Mt. Moriah A. M. E. Church; Ace High Club; City Briefs and Social News; The Trojan News; Cocoa Junior High School News; SPORTS; CARD OF THANKS; Receives Serious Wound In Brawl; Bullet Wound Fatal To Stonewall Jackson.

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. 22, December 07, 1946



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