CHAPTER 445

SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION

PAYING TRIBUTE TO THE AMERICAN LEGION.

WHEREAS, nearly three million Legionnaires throughout America are celebrating the thirty-fifth birthday of the American Legion; and

WHEREAS, by appropriate proclamations the President of the United States, many Governors and Mayors have proclaimed this week as "American Legion Birthday Week"; and

WHEREAS, approximately 17,272 Legion Posts are holding observances commemorating this occasion; and

WHEREAS, There are more than four thousand Legionnaires and one thousand Auxiliary members in the State of Delaware; and

WHEREAS, it is fitting and proper that observance and recognition be given to this important event in the history of the largest veterans' organization in the world; NOW, THEREFORE,

BE IT RESOLVED that the Senate and House of Representatives of the 117th General Assembly take this opportunity to do honor to the American Legion and its Auxiliaries for the services they have rendered to the community, state and nation during the years of their existence by extending birthday congratulations and best wishes for continued progress and success.

Approved April 9, 1958.