STATE OF DELAWARE
WHEREAS, today we find more and more people working and living in the confines of large metropolitan buildings completely shut-off from the great outdoors; and
WHEREAS, we are moving into the season of the year when we have the opportunity to enjoy many forms of outdoor recreation and physical activity; and
WHEREAS, it is necessary for all of the people of Delaware to be aware of the need to be physically fit; and
WHEREAS, the Delaware Physical Fitness Committee has formulated programs throughout the year that encourages the maintenance of physical fitness for all ages and both sexes and recommends that increased awareness be given to physical fitness at this time:
NOW, THEREFORE, I, Charles L. Terry, Jr., Governor of the State of Delaware, do hereby proclaim the week of May 22nd through the 28th, 1966, as
PHYSICAL FITNESS WEEK
and challenge all of our people to join other Delawareans in activities that foster physical fitness throughout the year.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I, Charles L. Terry, Jr., 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
(GREAT SEAL) 18th day of May in the year of our Lord, one thousand nine hundred and sixty-six, and of the Independence of the United States of America, the one hundred and ninetieth.
CHARLES L. TERRY, JR., Governor Attest: ELISHA C. DUKES, Secretary of State