Executive Order 5399—Authorizing the Appointment of Mrs. Bell Scarburgh Joynes
Mrs. Bell Scarburgh Joynes may be appointed as clerk in the Treasury Department without compliance with the requirements of the civil service rules.
Mrs. Joynes is the widow of former Lieut. Commander Walker Waller Joynes, United States Coast Guard, who died on December 10, 1926, after long and faithful service in the United States Navy and the Coast Guard, leaving his widow and a legally adopted child without adequate means of support.
This order is recommended by the Secretary of the Treasury.
The White House,
July 22, 1930.
Herbert Hoover, Executive Order 5399—Authorizing the Appointment of Mrs. Bell Scarburgh Joynes Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/361104