STATE OF DELAWARE
WHEREAS, the State of Delaware is and always will be vitally concerned with the plight of the mentally retarded; and
WHEREAS, the Delaware Jaycees will assist in raising money through the sale of apple butter to the citizens of this State to support the fight against mental retardation;
NOW, THEREFORE, I, Sherman W. Tribbitt, Governor of the State of Delaware, do hereby proclaim the week of April 29, 1973, as
DELAWARE APPLE BUTTER WEEK
and urge that the citizens of the State of Delaware support this fund raising drive to help financially support the fight against mental retardation.
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 4th day of April
(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)