CHAPTER 659

HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 36

CONGRATULATING MISS NATALIE DIANE BEAM FOR WINNING THE DELAWARE SEGMENT OF THE 1974 AMERICAN LEGION ORATORICAL CONTEST AND WISHING HER WELL IN THE REGIONAL FINALS TO BE HELD IN LEGISLATIVE HALL ON APRIL 15, 1974.

WHEREAS, the members of the 127th General Assembly of the State of Delaware are pleased to learn that Miss Natalie Diane Beam of 5 Lyells Court, Arundel, Wilmington is the 1974 winner of the Delaware segment of the American Legion Oratorical Contest; and

WHEREAS, Natalie, a 17 year old Senior at John Dickinson High School will now advance to the National regional oratorical contest to be held on Monday, April 15, 1974 in the House Chamber of Legislative Hall, Dover; and

WHEREAS, the members of the Delaware State General Assembly are in hopes that Natalie Beam will be a great success as she represents the First State in the forthcoming regional competition.

NOW, THEREFORE,

BE IT RESOLVED that the members of the House of Representatives, the Senate concurring therein, wish Natalie Beam the very best of luck in the regional competition to be held in the House Chamber on April 15.

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that ten copies of this resolution be presented to Natalie and her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Roger E. Beam, and a copy forwarded to Mr. Melvin Blechman of Georgetown, State Chairman for American Legion's outstanding Delaware State oratorical competition.

Approved April 11, 1974