CHAPTER 476

STATE OF DELAWARE

EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT

PROCLAMATION

WHEREAS, the term of office of Frank L. Speakman, Associate Judge in the State of Delaware, will expire on December 17, A. D. 1947; 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, Walter W. Bacon, 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 capital of the said State, on the nineteenth day of December, A. D. 1947, at eleven o'clock A. M., 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 Associate Judge in the State of Delaware; and

To transact such other executive business as may come before the Senate of the State of Delaware.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I, Walter W. Bacon, Governor of

the State of Delaware, have hereunto set my

hand and caused the Great Seal of the said State

to be hereunto affixed at Dover, this tenth day of

(GREAT SEAL) December, in the year of our Lord one thousand

nine hundred and forty-seven, and of the Independence of the United States of America, the

one hundred and seventy-second.

By the Governor:

WALTER W. BACON

WILLIAM J. STOREY, Secretary of State.