CHAPTER 715

STATE OF DELAWARE

EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT

DOVER

PROCLAMATION

WHEREAS, hospitality to the stranger in our midst is one of the oldest traditions of our society; and

WHEREAS, the rich history, natural beauty and the recreational facilities of the State of Delaware attract large numbers of visitors from other states and nations; and

WHEREAS, the Society of American Travel Writers is conducting its fourth annual Welcome A Visitor Observance during the third week of June; and

WHEREAS, President Nixon has requested all Americans to support and encourage this program;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, RUSSELL W. PETERSON, Governor of the State of Delaware, do hereby proclaim the week of June 14 — 20, 1971, as

WELCOME A VISITOR WEEK

in Delaware and encourage residents of the First State to extend all possible courtesy and assistance to visitors to our State in order that they may feel the warmth of our welcome to them.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I, RUSSELL W. PETERSON, 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 3rd day

(GREAT SEAL) of June in the year of our Lord, one thousand nine hundred and seventy-one, and of the Independence of the United States of America, the one hundred and ninety-fifth.

RUSSELL W. PETERSON, Governor EUGENE BUNTING, Secretary of State