STATE OF DELAWARE
RUSSELL W. PETERSON
GOVERNOR OF THE SAID STATE
To all Persons to whom these Presents shall come, Greeting:
Whereas, an election was held in the State of Delaware, on Tuesday, the third day of November, in the year of our Lord one thousand nine hundred and seventy that being the Tuesday next after the first Monday in said month, in pursuance of the Constitution of the United States and the Constitution and Laws of the State of Delaware, in that behalf, for the election of a Representative for the people of the said State, in the Ninety-second Congress of the United States.
AND WHEREAS, the official certificates or returns, of the sa id election , ' held in the several counties of the sa id State, having been duly received and examined by the Governor, it appears from them that the votes in the said counties respectivel y for such Representatives were cast as follows, to wit:
NEW CASTLE COUNTY
John D. Daniello 49,806
Pierre s. duPont, IV 62,792
Walter J. (Doc) Hoey 1,534
John D. Daniello 9,613
Pierre s. duPont, IV 9,945
Walter J. (Doc) Hoey 463
Samuel Shipley 2
Jack Russell 1
Becky Twilley 2
John D. Daniello 12,010
Pierre s. duPont, IV 13,388
Walter J. (Doc) Hoey 763
AND WHEREAS, the said returns of the election for the choice of a Representative of and for the said Sta te in the ninety-second Congress of the United States, as aforesaid, duly made out, signed and executed, having been duly delivered to the Governor by the Superior Court of said counties, and the Governor having examined said returns as afor esa id, and enumerated and ascertained the number of votes for each and every candidate or person voted for , for such Repre sen tativ e, the result appears as follows, to wit:
Whole number of votes for John D. Daniello 71,429
Whole number of votes for Pierre S. duPont, IV 86,125
Whole number of votes for Walter J. (Doc) Hoey 2,760
Whole number of votes for Samuel Shipley 2
Whole number of votes for Jack Russell 1
Whole number of votes for Becky Twilley 2
NOW, THEREFORE , I, Russell W. Peterson, Governor of the State of Delaware, do hereby declare that Pierre S. du Po nt, IV has received the highest vote at the election aforesaid, and therefore has been and i s duly and legally elected the Representative of and for the State of Delaware in the Ninety-second Congress of th e United States.
GIVEN UNDER MY HAND and the Great Seal of the said State, at Dover, the twenty-seventh day of November in the year of our Lord one thousand nine hundred and seventy and of the Independence of the s aid State the one hundred and ninety-fifth.
By the Go vernor:
RUSSELL W. PETERSON
EUGENE BUNTING, Secretar y of State.