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

Griffin, Robert L.




Elmer Silas (Cocoa, Fla.)


Ira Davis Heads Colored Legion; Colored Policeman Of This City Was Discharged This Week: Charged With "General Incompetence"; N. Ford Increases NAACP Members; F. B. I. Identify Three Mobbers; Melbourne Gets Script Reporter; Merchants Stock Up With School Supplies; Plans For Nursery Underway; Wednesday August 14 Designated "Victory Day"; An Apology, by The Editor; Griffins Move To Tallahassee; Be Not Dismayed; The Importance of the Primaries; Is It Necessary?; State Highways Renumbered; Photo of the last Nazi prisoners of war Leaving the U.S. for their homeland; City Briefs and Social News [Column]; Melbourne News [Column]; Sermonette; Cashing In On Your Liabilities; State's Industrial Future Studied; Brevard County Allotted Health Unit; Letters Continue; New Business Firms Are Increasing.

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. 05, August 10, 1946



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