STATE OF DELAWARE
WHEREAS, the Delaware Power Squadrons, affiliates of the United States Power Squadrons, have done outstanding work in educating boating people and potential boating people to the need for knowing and observing the basic rules of safe boating; and
WHEREAS, the officers and members of these squadrons serve, in the public interest, without compensation other than the pleasure and satisfaction that comes from helping others; and
WHEREAS, District No. 5 of the United States Power Squadron is holding its annual rendezvous during the week beginning July 19, 1957, now
THEREFORE, I, J. CALEB BOGGS, Governor of the State of Delaware, do hereby proclaim the week beginning July 19, 1957, as
SAFE BOATING WEEK IN DELAWARE
and herewith commend the officers and members of the Delaware Power Squadrons upon their efforts in behalf of better and safer boating.
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 Third day of July in the year of our Lord One thousand nine hundred and fifty-seven and of the Independence of the United States of America, the one hundred and eighty-first.
J. CALEB BOGGS, Governor
JOHN N. McDOWELL, Secretary of State