CHAPTER 324 - STATE OF DELAWARE EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT PROCLAMATION

WHEREAS, it is of great importance to the welfare of Delaware that the conservation of her natural resources should be considered with intelligent interest and promoted with concerted effort by all of our people,

WHEREAS, realizing the State, through its various Departments, is doing a splendid work in forest protection, reforestation, in the conserving and development of the soil, the protection and propagation of fish and the conservation of wild life,

WHEREAS, to bring about the conservation of all these natural advantages, we must educate the young and organize their parents by working together in ways of proven efficiency,

NOW, THEREFORE, I, Richard C. McMullen, Governor of the State of Delaware, do set aside the .week beginning April twenty-sixth, as Conservation Week, and call upon all the citizens of our State to support this worthy endeavor.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I, Richard C. McMullen, Governor of the State of Delaware, have hereunto set my hand and have caused the Great Seal of the said State to be hereunto affixed this Fourteenth Day of April, in the year of our Lord, Nineteen Hundred and Thirty-seven.

(Great Seal)

By the Governor:

RICHARD C. McMULLEN

CHARLES L. TERRY, JR., Secretary of State.