CHAPTER 345 – STATE OF DELAWARE – EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT PROCLAMATION

WHEREAS, Armistice Day is the beginning of the American Red Cross Roll Call for membership;

AND, WHEREAS, at this time, opportunity will be given to each individual in the Nation to join the American Red Cross through their various Chapters, and

WHEREAS, the need of the humane work performed by this organization is now so much greater that we should all subscribe and assist this worthy cause as much as possible;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, Richard C. McMullen, Governor of the State of Delaware, do proclaim November 11-28, 1940 as

ANNUAL ROLL CALL OF AMERICAN RED CROSS

and urge the people of Delaware to think of the very important work of this organization so sufficient funds may be forthcoming to carry on such work.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the Great Seal of the said State to be affixed at Dover, this eighth day of November in the year of our Lord one thousand nine hundred and forty and of the Independence of the United States the one hundred and sixty-fifth.

(GREAT SEAL)

By the Governor:

RICHARD C. McMULLEN

JOSIAH MARVEL, JR., Secretary of State.