CHAPTER 347 – STATE OF DELAWARE – EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT PROCLAMATION
WHEREAS, the State Tax Department of the State of Delaware reported to me on the fourth day of May, A. D., 1939, a list of corporations that were two years in arrears for taxes, having refused, failed or neglected to pay the taxes assessed against them; and
WHEREAS, the Governor of the State of Delaware did issue his Proclamation on the twenty-second day of January, A. D., 1940, proclaiming the "National Electric Signal Company", as having failed, refused or neglected to pay the taxes aforesaid.
NOW, THEREFORE, I, Richard C. McMullen, Governor of the State of Delaware, do hereby proclaim that, "National Electric Signal Company", a corporation incorporated under the laws of the State of Delaware, June 12, 1931, it having been established to my satisfaction, has not neglected or refused to pay the annual franchise taxes assessed against said corporation and that said corporation was inadvertently reported to me by said State Tax Department as failing, refusing or neglecting to pay said taxes as aforesaid; that pursuant to the authority vested .in me by virtue of Section 76 of the Franchise Tax Law of the State of Delaware, to correct such mistake, I hereby make the same known by filing this Proclamation to that effect in the office of the Secretary of State.
IN TESTIMONY WHEREOF, I, Richard C. McMullen, Governor of the State of Delaware, have here unto set my hand and caused the Great Seal of this State to be hereunto affixed this twentieth day of November, in the year of our Lord, one thousand nine hundred and forty, and of the Independence of the United States of America, the one hundred and sixty-fifth.
By the Governor:
RICHARD C. McMULLEN.
JOSIAH MARVEL, JR., Secretary of State.