CHAPTER 470

STATE OF DELAWARE

EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT

PROCLAMATION

WHEREAS, the Girls Clubs of America, Inc., since their founding fifteen years ago, have rendered continuous service to their communities; and

WHEREAS, we, the People of DELAWARE, are aware of the important contribution to community welfare being made by the Wilmington Girls Club and by the volunteer leaders at the club; and

WHEREAS, the Girls Club organization has grown to 92 Girls Club operations in 21 states and Canada, all providing a daily after-school program of activities in homemaking, citizenship, physical education, recreation and culture; now

THEREFORE, I, J. CALEB BOGGS, Governor of the State of Delaware, do hereby proclaim the week of May 8 through May 14, 1960 as

NATIONAL GIRLS CLUB WEEK

in Delaware, and call upon all citizens to give their fullest cooperation and support so that increasing numbers of girls may benefit from the training and guidance given within the Girls Club.

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 ninth 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.

(GREAT SEAL)

J. CALEB BOGGS, Governor

GEORGE J. SCHULZ, Secretary of State