STATE OF DELAWARE
WHEREAS, the Union Label has become an American institution recognized throughout the land as a mark of goods produced under sound American principles and practices; and
WHEREAS, the Union Label stands for the protection of the worker, through fair wages and working conditions; for the protection of the employer by the delivery of a fair day's work by willing and satisfied employees; and for the protection of the consumer through high standards of workmanship by qualified craftsmen; and
WHEREAS, the Union Label is a sign of the cooperation of employers and workers in private industry, which is our best defense against attacks upon private property and private enterprise:
NOW, THEREFORE, I, Elbert N. Carvel, Governor of the State of Delaware, do hereby designate the period of September 1 to 7, 1952, as
UNION LABEL WEEK
in the State of Delaware, and I urge that this Week be observed throughout the State to honor those employers and employees who work together in harmony and efficiency for the common good.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I, Elbert N. Carvel, 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 Twenty fifth day of August, in the Year of Our Lord, One Thousand Nine Hundred and Fifty-two, and of the Independence of the United States of America, the One Hundred and Seventy seventh.
By the Governor:
ELBERT N. CARVEL
HARRIS B. McDOWELL, JR., Secretary of State.