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

Mobley, R. H.; Parker H. D.




Elmer Silas (Cocoa, Fla.)


Labor Day Celebrated In Hilarity Here: Melbourne Visitor Adds Excitement; Cocoa Jr. High School Enrolls 318 1st Day: One New Teacher Added To Staff; NAACP Field Secretary Visiting Florida Branches; Revival In Full Swing At Mt. Moriah; Carolinians Visit Here; Henderson To Handle Script Agency In Daytona; Matthews Gets Carload Of Feeds; Back To College; Day Nursery Nears Opening Date; The Parkers Attend Nat'l Baptist Convention; The Stork Makes A Double Play; Greetings; We Must Pool Our Interests; The Mission of Jesus-Kindness; City Briefs and Social News [Column]; Merritt Island News Items [Column]; News Of Sharpes [Column]; CHURCH NEWS [Column]; From The Editor's Notes; New Buses To Operate In Florida; SPORTS NEWS... [Column]; From The Police Dept. [Column]; Applications For Unused Leave Available.

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. 09, September 7, 1946



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