CHAPTER 894

STATE OF DELAWARE

EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT

PROCLAMATION

RUSSELL W. PETERSON

GOVERNOR OF THE SAID STATE

To all Person s to whom the se Pre s ent s shall come, Greeting:

WHEREAS, an election was held in the State of Delaware, on Tuesday, 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 and Laws of the State of Delaware, in that behalf, for the election of a STATE AUDITOR of the State of D e laware.

AND WHEREAS, the official certificates or returns, of the said election, held in the several counties of the said State, having been duly received and examined by the Governor, it appears from them that the votes in said county respectively for such STATE AUDITOR were cast as follows, to wit:

NEW CASTLE COUNTY

Lewis C. Wrightson 48,215

George W. Cripps 60,745

KENT COUNTY

Lewis C. Wrightson 8,849

George W. Cripps 10,940

SUSSEX COUNTY

Lewis C. Wrightson 12,350

George W. Cripps 13,045

Jerry Rubin 1

AND WHEREAS, the said returns of the election 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 aforesaid, and enumerated and ascertained the number of votes for each and every candidate or person voted for, for such STATE AUDITOR the result appears as follows, to wit:

Whole number of votes for Lewis C. Wrightson 69,414

Whole number of votes for George W. Cripps 84,730

Whole number of votes for Jerry Rubin 1

NOW, THEREFORE, I, Russell W. Peterson, Governor of the State of Delaware, do hereby declare that George W. Cripps has received the highest vote at the election aforesaid, and therefore, has been and is duly and legally elected the STATE AUDITOR of and for the State of Delaware.

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 said State the one hundred and ninety-fifth.

(GREAT SEAL)

By the Governor:

RUSSELL W. PETERSON

EUGENE BUNTING, Secretary of State

STATE OF DELAWARE

DEPARTMENT OF STATE

DOVER

November 3, 1970

In compliance with the provisions of Section 907, Title 29, as Amended, Delaware Code, I have caused to be examined the original enrolled Bills and Resolutions and Proclamations of the Governor and other Orders of a public nature, and have collated the text of this Volume with the originals on file and corrected any discrepancies and have caused to be published this education of the Laws of Delaware passed by the 125th General Assembly at its first regular Session which convened on Tuesday, the seventh day of January, A.D. 1969 and terminated without formal adjournment sine die at the beginning of the second regular Session of the 125th General Assembly and at it second regular Session which convened on Tuesday, the thirteenth day of January, A.D 1970 and terminated without formal adjournment sine die with the election of the members of the 126th General Assembly.

Eugene Bunting

Secretary of State