Executive Order 5731—Amending Schedule A, Subdivision VII, of the Civil-Service Rules
Schedule A of the civil-service rules, Subdivision VII, Post Office Department, positions excepted from examination under the civil-service rules, is hereby amended by the addition of the following paragraph, to be numbered 6:
6. Temporary clerks, carriers, and laborers required for part-time or intermittent work in the Postal Service in connection with the present holiday or seasonal business from this date to February 1, 1932.
The White House,
October 13, 1931.
Herbert Hoover, Executive Order 5731—Amending Schedule A, Subdivision VII, of the Civil-Service Rules Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/361304