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SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 8

COMMEMORATING THE DOVER HIGH SCHOOL BAND ON ITS SELECTION TO REPRESENT DELAWARE IN THE SECOND MEXICAN INVITATIONAL BAND FESTIVAL.

WHEREAS, the Dover High School Band will travel to Mexico City on May 3, 1973 to represent Delaware in the Second Mexican Invitational Band Festival; and

WHEREAS, only twenty-five bands from the United States have been chosen to participate in the 1973 festival; and

WHEREAS, the bands were chosen on recommendation of the American Band Directors Association based on the bands' musical abilities and accomplishments.

NOW, THEREFORE,

BE IT RESOLVED by the members of the 127th General Assembly of the State of Delaware, that the Dover High School Band be recognized and commemorated for the singular honor which it has been accorded.

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that a copy of this resolution be sent to Mr. Ronald E. Shomo, Band Director, on behalf of the 136 members of the Dover High School Band, and to Mr. Elbert Golder, President of the Dover High Band Boosters Association.

Approved April 2, 1973.