WHEREAS, the radio stations in the State of Delaware have and are rendering invaluable services by providing fine entertainment and essential information; and

WHEREAS, our radio stations, often called the heartbeat of Main Street, have consistently volunteered their assistance in the promotion of civic projects and placed their facilities at public disposal in time of crisis; and

WHEREAS, the radio industry, sensitive to community needs and objectives, has contributed much to the economic, technological and cultural development of the United States and occupies a significant position in the maintenance of its welfare and national security; now

THEREFORE, I, J. CALEB BOGGS, Governor of the State of Delaware, do hereby designate the month of May, 1960, as


in the "First State", and call upon all citizens to take note of the achievements of the radio broadcastings industry and the men and women associated with it. I would further urge that the many institutions, civic organizations, governmental departments, churches, and schools which have benefited through the promotion of their efforts by our radio stations take this time to show their appreciation of the excellent support which this media has always willingly offered every worthy enterprise.

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 fourth day of May 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.


J. CALEB BOGGS, Governor

GEORGE J. SCHULZ, Secretary of State