STATE OF DELAWARE
WHEREAS, the function of business, industry, government and education depends in large measure upon the skills, loyalty and efficiency of Secretaries; and
WHEREAS, Secretaries are rendering highly competent services in these fields; and
WHEREAS, in recognition of the vital role the members of this profession portray in the life of the Nation:
NOW, THEREFORE, I, J. Caleb Boggs, Governor of the State of Delaware, by the power vested in me do hereby proclaim the week of May 24-30, 1953, as
NATIONAL SECRETARIES WEEK
and do urge all business men of the community to give serious consideration on National Secretaries Day, May 27, 1953, to the betterment of human relations in business.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I, J. Caleb Boggs, 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 second day of May in the year of Our Lord One Thousand Nine Hundred and Fifty-three and of the Independence of the United States the One Hundred and Seventy-seventh.
By the Governor:
ELBERT N. CARVEL
HARRIS B. McDOWELL, JR., Secretary of State.