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Proclamation No. 2055, s. 1981
Signed on February 9, 1981
BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES
PROCLAMATION NO. 2055
DECLARING WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 1981, AS A SPECIAL PUBLIC HOLIDAY IN IRIGA CITY.
WHEREAS, the yearly celebration of the Tinagba Festival; in Iriga City, falls on February 11, 1981;
WHEREAS, the Tinagba Festival is a revival of the age old tradition to make an offer of its first harvest to the Almighty for the continued blessings and of bountiful harvest throughout the year; and
WHEREAS, the people of that city should be given full opportunity to celebrate this age old tradition;
NOW, THEREFORE, I, FERDINAND E. MARCOS, President of the Philippines, by virtue of the powers vested in me by law, do hereby declare February 11, 1981, as a special public holiday in Iriga City, but the day will be a regular working and school day.
Done in the City of Manila, this 9th day of February, in the year of Our Lord, nineteen hundred and eighty-one.
(Sgd.) FERDINAND E. MARCOS
President of the Philippines
By the President:
(Sgd.) JUAN C. TUVERA
Presidential Executive Assistant
Source: Official Gazette