STATE OF DELAWARE
WHEREAS, by reason of the death of Chancellor Josiah 0. Wolcott, a vacancy exists in the office of Chancellor and
WHEREAS, the Constitution of the State of Delaware provides that if a vacancy shall occur among the State Judges by expiration of term or otherwise, when the Senate shall not be in session, the Governor shall, within thirty days after the happening of any such vacancy, convene the Senate for the purpose of confirming his appointment to fill said vacancy.
NOW, THEREFORE, I, Richard C. McMullen, Governor of the State of Delaware, in and by virtue of such authority vested in me by the aforesaid Constitution of the State of Delaware, do issue this proclamation convening the Senate of the State of Delaware in Extraordinary Session at Dover, the capitol of the said State, on the seventh day of December, A. D. 1938, at twelve o'clock noon (standard time) to consider and act upon the following business, to wit:
To confirm the appointment which will be made to fill the vacancy in the office of Chancellor; and
To transact such other executive business as may come before the Senate of the State of Delaware.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I Richard C. McMullen, Governor
of the State of Delaware, have hereunto set my hand
and caused the Great Seal of the said State to be
hereunto affixed this twenty-eighth day of Novem-
(Great Seal) ber, in the year of our Lord one thousand nine hun-
dred and thirty-eight and of the Independence of
the United States of America, the one hundred and sixty-third.
By the Governor:
RICHARD C. McMULLEN CHARLES L. TERRY, JR., Secretary of State.