STATE OF DELAWARE
WHEREAS, Lions International is a service organization composed of civic-minded men dedicated to the betterment of the communities in which they live; and
WHEREAS, The Lions Clubs of Delaware conduct a wide range of worthwhile programs and activities for the benefit of young and old alike and encourage good fellowship; and
WHEREAS, District Governor Leon Binder has designated March 10, 1973, as Delaware Lions Day in an effort to encourage greater involvement by Lions members in the affairs of their communities and to give something of themselves for the benefit of others; and
WHEREAS, it is fitting that members of the Lions Clubs of Delaware be recognized for their contributions to their communities and our State;
NOW, THEREFORE, I, Sherman W. Tribbitt, Governor of the State of Delaware, do hereby proclaim the tenth day of March, 1973, as
DELAWARE LIONS DAY
and I commend this observance to all our citizens.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I, SHERMAN W. TRIBBITT, 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 16th day of February,
(GREAT SEAL) in the year of our Lord, one thousand nine hundred and seventy-three, and of the Independence of the United States of America, the one hundred ninety-seventh.
SHERMAN W. TRIBBITT, Governor
Attest: ROBERT H. REED, Secretary of State