Executive Order 5811—Authorizing the Appointment of Mrs. Wanda Coolidge Carver
Mrs. Wanda Coolidge Carver may be appointed as under clerk, grade CAF-1, $1,260 per annum, navy yard, Washington, D. C., in lieu of an existing vacancy in the rating of typewriter, grade CAF-1, without regard to the civil-service act or rules.
Mrs. Carver is the widow of William E. Carver, employed as leadingman ordnanceman at the navy yard, Washington, D. C., who was killed in an explosion of fulminate of mercury, December 30, 1931, at the naval magazine, Bellevue, D.C.
This order is issued upon recommendation of the Secretary of the Navy.
The White House,
February 27, 1932.
Herbert Hoover, Executive Order 5811—Authorizing the Appointment of Mrs. Wanda Coolidge Carver Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/361412