"Proclamation of Mayor of Manteo Declares Holiday", The Daily Advance (Elizabeth City, N.C.), 18 November 1932
PROCLAMATION OF MAYOR OF MANTEO DECLARES HOLIDAY
Manteo, Nov. 18 - Desiring to honor the memory of the late Wilbur Wright
and to participate in honoring the presence of Orville Wright, on the
occasion of the dedication of the Wright memorial on Kill Devil Hill
tomorrow, Saturday, November 19:
I, Hughes B. Hoyle, Mayor of the town of Manteo, the county seat of the
county that is proud to claim within it's boarders the site of the first
successful airplane flight, hereby designate Saturday a holiday, and urge
all merchants and business men to close their places of business from the
hours of 9 a. m., to 3 p.m., tomorrow, and join with their employees and
the citizens in the dedication exercises of the monument erected to
commemorate that event.
Done this the 17 day of November, 1932.
HUGHES B. HOYLE,
Mayor, The Town of Manteo.
|Citation:|| "Proclamation of Mayor of Manteo Declares Holiday", The Daily Advance (Elizabeth City, N.C.), 18 November 1932.|
|Location:|| North Carolina Collection, Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858 USA|