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

Jenkins, Ethel; Baker, Leroy T.




Elmer Silas (Cocoa, Fla.)


Cutting Brawl At Elks Rest Monday; Baseball Game Is Planned As Attraction Of Labor Day; Day Nursery Opens Sept 16; Won't You Help A Worthy Cause?; From the Editor's Notes [Column]; Million Dollar Wedding A Success; Veterans Service Officer Visits; In Business Here; Our Need of Home Ownership; "Mr. Bottle"; Service Stations Do Big Repair Business Near Holopaw, Kissimmee; Slattery Awards Medals At Station Ceremonies; Vero Beach Interests Urge Inlet Reopening; Fruit Should Be On Way To Market About First Of October Is Report; City Briefs And Social News [Column]; Melborne News [Column]; Sports News [Column]; News of Sharpes [Column]; Merritt Island News [Column]; Church News [Column]; Wildwood Plans Big Labor Day Event; Navy Gives Base To The City Of Stuart; Three To Attend Elks Grand Lodge; Florida Draws Tourists From Many States; New Town In State Organized; Birth Announcements; Florida Cattlemen Fight Brazilian Importation.

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. 07, August 17, 1946



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