STATE OF DELAWARE
WHEREAS, the Nation and the State of Delaware achieved greatness through the working people throughout the decades; and
WHEREAS, the State's economic prosperity is based on its greatest resource, the talents and abilities of Delaware's working men and women; and
WHEREAS, the future of Delaware's economy depends on the continued dedication and effort of the workers of our State; and
WHEREAS, the State appreciates the outstanding achievement of all working people and wishes to recognize their contribution to Delaware; and
WHEREAS, the citizens of Delaware should be made aware of the contribution made by our labor force for the economic and social welfare of our State;
NOW, THEREFORE, I, Sherman W. Tribbitt, Governor of the State of Delaware, do hereby proclaim September 2, 1974, as
LABOR DAY IN DELAWARE
and ask all Delawareans to observe this day of honor for all workers within the State of Delaware.
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-four, and of the Independence of the United States of America, the one hundred and ninety-ninth.
SHERMAN W. TRIBBITT, Governor
Attest: ROBERT H. REED, Secretary of State