CHAPTER 454

STATE OF DELAWARE

EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT

PROCLAMATION

WHEREAS, the Order of DeMolay is composed of young men ranging in age from fourteen to twenty-one years, who are seeking to become tomorrow's better citizens by developing character with boys of their own age; and

WHEREAS, the organization was founded by Frank S. Land, during the year 1919, at Kansas City, Missouri, and is now International; and

WHEREAS, all DeMolay members in the State of Delaware, will observe the period of March 13-20, 1960, as "DeMolay Week" in celebration of their 41st Anniversary so as to exemplify their many community and national activities, and in some way show recognition to all former DeMolays, now

THEREFORE, I, J. CALEB BOGGS, Governor of the State of Delaware, do hereby proclaim the week of March 13 to March 20, 1960, as

DEMOLAY WEEK

and call upon all our citizens to join in saluting the young men of the Order of DeMolay and in expressing our grateful appreciation for the fine example set by these young leaders in contributing to the welfare and character of other young men of this State thus aiding in the development and leadership of tomorrow.

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-sixth day of February in the year of our Lord one thousand nine hundred and sixty and of the Independence of the United States of America, the one hundred and eighty-fourth.

(GREAT SEAL)

J. CALEB BOGGS, Governor

GEORGE J. SCHULZ, Secretary of State