HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION
EXTENDING THE SYMPATHY OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES AND OF THE SENATE TO THE FAMILY OF THE LATE HORACE V. DANIEL.
WHEREAS, the Almighty, in His infinite wisdom, saw fit on April 20, 1953, to call Horace V. Daniel from this life to the next; and
WHEREAS, Horace V. Daniel was a man much respected and admired for his wisdom and advice and for the high position he had attained in the business and social life of the State of Delaware; and
WHEREAS, Horace V. Daniel had served his State and Nation unselfishly and patriotically during the years of World War II as chairman of the Wilmington Draft Board No. 1; and
WHEREAS, Horace V. Daniel had been to a considerable extent responsible for the continued development of the excellent highway system of the State of Delaviare because of his interest in efficient modern transportation; and
WHEREAS, through his associations with the General Assemblies of the State of Delaware for a score of years he had won many friends who recognized his outstanding qualities; and
WHEREAS, the members of the House of Representatives and the Senate of the 117th General Assembly recognize these facts and deeply regret and are sorrowed at his passing; NOW, Therefore
BE IT RESOLVED by the House of Representatives of the 117th General Assembly of the State of Delaware, the Senate concurring therein:
That the deep sympathy of the members of the House of Representatives, and of the Senate is extended to the family of the late Horace V. Daniel in their loss on the twentieth day of April, 1953; and
The members of the House of Representatives, and the Senate of the 117th General Assembly of the State of Delaware, in regular session met, do ask the Almighty God to spread the comforting mantle of His mercy over the family of Horace V. Daniel in their bereavement.
Copies of this Concurrent Resolution be spread upon the respective journals of the House of Representatives, and of the Senate of the 117th General Assembly of the State of Delaware, that a copy be sent to Mrs. Minnie F. Daniel, 2302 Ridgeway Road, Wilmington, Delaware, widow of the late Horace V. Daniel, and that a copy be delivered to the public press.
Approved May 6, 1953.