[ noun ] a formal public statement
"the government made an announcement about changes in the drug war" "a declaration of independence"
Used in print(Ann Hebson, The Lattimer Legend....)
What he was_about became clear to her with the circulation of another broadside proclamation by General_McClellan , threatening reprisals against Rebel guerrillas .
She remembered McClellan 's last proclamation as she hurried fearfully down the stairs .