A JOINT RESOLUTION HONORING THE NORTH CAROLINA DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION AND THE NATIONAL SOCIETY OF THE DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION.
Whereas, the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution has conducted a continuing program to promote public knowledge, understanding and appreciation of the Constitution of the United States; and
Whereas, the Daughters of the American Revolution of North Carolina have participated in this continuing program with great industry and dedication with the result that in 1974 the North Carolina Society's Constitution Week Program won the first place National Award; the First Place Exhibit Award; the Best Scrapbook Award; and awards for 100% Chapter Participation, Best Report in the Southeastern Division, and best original spot announcement in the Southeastern Division; and
Whereas, the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution presented its Continental Congress Award to the North Carolina Chairman of Constitution Week for the scrapbook which chronicled the efforts and results of the North Carolina effort; and
Whereas, this scrapbook is being considered for inclusion in the permanent exhibit of the Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge, Pennsylvania; and
Whereas, the National Society and the North Carolina Society are currently engaged in a 1975 program to continue to make the United States Constitution more meaningful to all citizens;
Now, therefore, be it resolved by the Senate, the House of Representatives concurring:
Section 1. That the General Assembly of North Carolina commends the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution and the North Carolina Society for their many worthwhile efforts to promote patriotism and love of country in America, and especially for their efforts to make National Constitution Week meaningful.
Sec. 2. That the General Assembly of North Carolina congratulates the North Carolina Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution for their national recognition which crowned their Constitution Week efforts in 1974.
Sec. 3. That the Secretary of State shall transmit a certified copy of this resolution to the President General of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, to the State Regent of the North Carolina Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution and to the Chairman of Constitution Week of the North Carolina Society.
Sec. 4. This resolution shall become effective upon ratification.
In the General Assembly read three times and ratified, this the 24th day of June, 1975.