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

Coffey, W. B. (Reverend); Gilham, D. D. (Elder); McKenzie, Violet




Elmer Silas (Cocoa, Fla.)


Revival Meeting Is Extended Through Jan. 26: Elder D. Gilham Holds Meetings (with photo Elder D. D. Gilham); Rev. W. B. Coffee Reappointed Here; Mrs. Violet McKenzie Died Tuesday Night, 80 Years Old; Local School Nears Semester's End; Rev. Coffey Loses Sister; Bishop's Party Visit The Monroe's; Notes From The Editor's Desk [Column]; SUSCRIPTIONS INCREASING; "1947"; ON SECOND THOUGHT; EDITOR'S NOTES [Column]; TROJAN NEWS [Column]; Recent Work Of The NAACP In Florida; City Briefs and Social News [Column]; CHURCH NEWS; NAACP; COCOA JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL NEWS;

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. 26, January 18, 1947



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