CHAPTER 431

STATE OF DELAWARE EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT

PROCLAMATION

WHEREAS, it is proper and fitting that a day be designated specially for stimulating and inspiring a greater love of country and flag and for the purpose of accentuating the confidence of the people in and support of our National Government and the Constitution of the United States; and

WHEREAS, it is highly desirable that the citizens of this great nation, by patriotic assembly, peacefully show unanimous protest and opposition to all subversive activity and anti-American influence; and

WHEREAS, the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States is the principal sponsor of the observance of LOYALTY DAY on May 1, 1950, and seeks to have the significance of this occasion brought to the attention of the general public;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, Elbert N. Carve], Governor of the

State of Delaware, do hereby proclaim Monday, May 1, 1950, as

"LOYALTY DAY"

in Delaware and urge all to participate in such ceremonies as will effectively note the observance.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I, Elbert N. Carve], 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 Thirty-first day of March, in the Year of Our Lord, One Thousand Nine Hundred and Fifty, and of the Independence of the United States of America, the One Hundred and Seventy-fourth.

(GREAT SEAL)

By the Governor:

ELBERT N. CARVEL

HARRIS B. McDOWELL, Jr.., Secretary of State.