Executive Order 5665—Authorizing the Appointment of A. D. Forsythe
Mr. A. D. Forsythe may be appointed to an existing vacancy in the Bureau of Construction and Repair, Navy Department, in the Subprofessional Service, grade 4, at $1,620 per annum, without regard to the Civil Service Act or rules.
Mr. Forsythe is the stepson of Mr. William G. Hughes, who was employed in the Bureau of Construction and Repair for 31 years, and who was killed in the Knickerbocker Theater collapse in 1922.
This order is issued upon the recommendation of the Acting Secretary of the Navy.
The White House,
July 2, 1931.
Herbert Hoover, Executive Order 5665—Authorizing the Appointment of A. D. Forsythe Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/361256