CHAPTER 767

STATE OF DELAWARE

EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT

DOVER

PROCLAMATION

WHEREAS, the young children of the State of Delaware are Delaware's most valuable resource; and

WHEREAS, the State of Delaware is deeply devoted to the well-being of its children; and

WHEREAS, there is a need for a fundamental understanding of the critical importance in the early years of everyone's life; and

WHEREAS, the State of Delaware has a sincere commitment to its young;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, Sherman W. Tribbitt, Governor of the State of Delaware, do hereby proclaim the week of April 1- 7, 1973, as

THE WEEK OF THE YOUNG CHILD

and urge all citizens of the State to participate in the observance of the needs of the young child in their community and their nation.

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 30th day of March

(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 and ninety-seventh.

SHERMAN W. TRIBBITT, Governor

Attest: GROVER A. BIDDLE, Secretary of State (Acting)