STATE OF DELAWARE
WHEREAS, there are more than 2,000 boys and girls enrolled in the 4-H Club movement in the State of Delaware; and
WHEREAS, the 4-H organization has for its purpose the demonstration of improved methods of agriculture and home economics and the instillation of the principles of better citizenship in the lives of our young people; and
WHEREAS, in this changing world of agricultural concepts and practices, 4-H Club members will continue to constitute an important group, capable and willing to show the way to improved practices and methods; now
THEREFORE, I, J. CALEB BOGGS, Governor of the State of Delaware, do hereby proclaim the period February 28 to March 7, 1959, as
NATIONAL 4-H CLUB WEEK IN DELAWARE
for the purpose of paying tribute to our rural youth who are enrolled in this important and patriotic endeavor.
Further, on behalf of all our citizens, I'd like to extend congratulations to 4-H Club members upon their accomplishments of past years and best wishes for attainment of the greater goals they have set for themselves--on their farms, in their homes and in their communities.
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-third day of February in the year of our Lord one thousand nine hundred and fifty-nine and of the Independence of the United States of America, the one hundred and eighty-third.
J. CALEB BOGGS, Governor
GEORGE J. SCHULZ, Secretary of State