CHAPTER 717

STATE OF DELAWARE

EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT

DOVER

PROCLAMATION

WHEREAS, The Discover America Travel Organizations, in cooperation with local travel industry organizations throughout the Nation, developed 100 vacation itineraries to be awarded as prizes in a Perfect Vacations Sweepstakes; and

WHEREAS, the Dale Little family of Penrose, Colorado, won the First State Holiday, one of Delaware's Perfect Vacations; and

WHEREAS, the Dale Little family will be in Delaware June 19 — 24 to enjoy the attractions of Delaware's ocean beach area as guests of travel Industry groups of the First State; and

WHEREAS, the Perfect Vacation itineraries are a means of emphasizing the vacation attractions of this State and of the United States;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, RUSSELL W. PETERSON, do hereby proclaim the week of June 19 — 24, 1971, as the

FIRST STATE HOLIDAY

in Delaware, and urge residents of the First State to join in a warm welcome to the Dale Little family and to do everything possible to assure that their visit here is memorable to them. I further encourage residents of Delaware to discover and enjoy the vacation attractions of their own State and of this great Nation.

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 10th

(GREAT SEAL) day 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