Executive Order 5154—Authorizing the Reinstatement of Birdie E. Gordon Without Regard to Civil Service Rules
Mrs. Birdie E. Gordon may be reinstated as an operative in the Bureau of Engraving and Printing, without regard to the length of time she has been separated from the service.
Mrs. Gordon was employed in the Bureau as a classified printer's assistant and operative from September 13, 1915, to October 16, 1923, when she resigned because of the illness of her husband who was suffering from tuberculosis and has recently died, leaving her dependent upon her own efforts for support.
This Order is recommended by the Secretary of the Treasury.
The White House,
July 9, 1929.
Herbert Hoover, Executive Order 5154—Authorizing the Reinstatement of Birdie E. Gordon Without Regard to Civil Service Rules Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/360853