Memorial Day, May 28 Pray for Peace

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[...]Now, Therefore, I, Ronald Reagan, President of the United States of America, do hereby designate Memorial Day, May 28, 1984, as a day of prayer for permanent peace, and I designate the hour beginning in each locality at 11 o'clock in the morning of that day as a time to unite in prayer.[...]

Citation: Ronald Reagan: "Proclamation 5180 - Prayer for Peace, Memorial Day, May 28, 1984," April 13, 1984. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project. http://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/ws/?pid=39766.

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