CHAPTER 325 - STATE OF DELAWARE EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT PROCLAMATION

WHEREAS, for many years the President of our United States and the Governors of the various States have, by proclamation designated May Day as Child Health Day,

WHEREAS, our State has, through the State Board of Health, Medical Societies and other agencies of good-will, been of great value in Child Health Education;

WHEREAS, it is important that we maintain our watchfulness over the program made by Delaware in protecting the health and welfare of our children and that all efforts be made toward furthering this commendable work,

NOW, THEREFORE, I, Richard C. McMullen, Governor of the State of Delaware, do hereby designate and set aside Saturday, May First, as Delaware Child Health Day, and I hereby urge its observance in every School, Church, Club, Community and in every Home, for a continuance of year-round Child Health.

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 Fifteenth 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.