CHAPTER 348

HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION

EXPRESSING APPRECIATION TO FRANK V. duPONT FOR HIS GENEROUS GIFT TO THE STATE OF DELAWARE.

WHEREAS, Frank V. duPont, individually and as Trustee under Item 2 of the last will and testament of T. Coleman duPont, deceased, has given as a gift all of the stock in the Coleman duPont Road, Inc., a boulevard corporation of the State of Delaware, and

WHEREAS, Frank V. duPont, for many years was interested in the welfare of the people of the State of Delaware and the development of the State's highways and the construction of the Delaware Memorial Bridge, and

WHEREAS, before him, his father, the late T. Coleman duPont was instrumental in creating a great interest in the development of our highways, and

WHEREAS, the House of Representatives and the Senate of the 120th General Assembly of the State of Delaware in General Assembly met are desirous of expressing to Frank V. duPont their appreciation for this gift of stock and his continued interest in our State, NOW, THEREFORE

BE IT RESOLVED by the House of Representatives of the 120th General Assembly of the State of Delaware, the Senate concurring therein that they express their appreciation and thanks for his generous gift to the State of Delaware of all the stock in the Coleman duPont Road, Inc., a boulevard corporation of the State of Delaware and that a copy of this Resolution be sent to Mr. duPont and copies furnished to the Press.

Approved February 8, 1960.