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; Highfill, L. R.; Walters, M. L.




Elmer Silas (Cocoa, Fla.)


Department Store To Open Here; Brevard Schools To Open Thursday, Sept. 5th : All School Age Children Must Attend This Year; To Join Legion Auxiliary (with photo of Corporal Adlease Harding); Terminal Leave Pay Blanks Now Available; Local Glamour (with photo of the Gorgeous Miss Ethel Jenkins, proprietor of Rosa Marie Coffee Shop); From the Editor's Notes [Column], Body Of Mingo Davis In Military Cemetery; From The Police Department [Column]; Sugar Stamp No. 49 Extended; Juvenile Delinquency; Sermonette THE MISSION OF JESUS; City Briefs And Social News [Column]; Sports News [Column]; Three Attend NAACP Youth Council; AME Ministers Visit; Let Us Help Declare War On Diseases!

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. 08, August 31, 1946



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