STATE OF DELAWARE
WHEREAS, WHYY/Channel 12, the community-operated television station serving the Delaware Valley, has brought a new dimension to television for all our citizens; and
WHEREAS, Channel 12 brings invaluable instructional programming to our elementary and secondary school students to stretch their minds and enrich their interests; and
WHEREAS, Channel 12 illuminates issues and concerns of consequence to better inform our citizens; and
WHEREAS, Channel 12's offerings of cultural attainments give us the opportunity and pleasure of enjoying the contributions of creative and talented men and women; and
WHEREAS, Channel 12, a nonprofit and noncommercial broadcasting station, needs the financial support of all the people it serves;
NOW, THEREFORE, I, Sherman W. Tribbitt, Governor of the State of Delaware, do hereby proclaim September 1 - 30, 1973, as
CHANNEL 12 MONTH
and urge all citizens to become aware of and support this invaluable asset to our community life.
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 29th day of August
(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-eighth.
SHERMAN W. TRIBBITT, Governor
Attest : ROBERT H. REED, Secretary of State