CHAPTER 486

STATE OF DELAWARE

EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT

PROCLAMATION

WHEREAS, the common good and economic stability of our Nation and of this State have been enhanced by the continued existence of a Comprehensive Social Security system; and

WHEREAS, the well-being of the people of this State is foremost in importance not only to the government but to all citizens; and

WHEREAS, the accomplishments of the old-age and survivors insurance, the public assistance, the child health and welfare, and the unemployment insurance programs have done much to promote this purpose; and

WHEREAS, the Social Security system has now been recognized as vital to the economy of our society; now

THEREFORE, I, J. CALEB BOGGS, Governor of the State of Delaware, on the occasion of the twenty-fifth anniversary of the signing of the original Social Security Act, do hereby designate the week beginning August 15, 1960, as

SOCIAL SECURITY WEEK

and I ask that all citizens take cognizance of this event.

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 twelfth day of August 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-fifth.

(GREAT SEAL)

J. CALEB BOGGS, Governor

GEORGE J. SCHULZ, Secretary of State