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Executive Order 5872—Exemption of Persons from Compulsory Retirement for Age

June 30, 1932

By virtue of the authority vested in me by section 204 of Part II of the act entitled "AN ACT Making appropriations for the Legislative Branch of the Government for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1933, and for other purposes," approved June 30, 1932, the following-named persons who have reached the retirement age prescribed for automatic separation from the service are hereby exempted from the provisions of that section.


Department or establishment

Professor Charles F. Marvin

Department of Agriculture

Dr. William J. Humphreys

          "                 "

Dr. Isaac M. Cline

          "                 "

William M. Steuart

Department of Commerce

John Wyer

          "                 "

C. David White

Department of the Interior

Dr. Elwood Mead

          "                 "

Abraham L. Houk

Post Office Department

Charles C. Kellogg

    "        "       "

James M. Carr

    "        "       "

John W. McGee

    "        "       "

George W. Hendrickson

    "        "       "

George E. Danforth

    "        "       "

James McD. Reid

    "        "       "

William M. Philleo

    "        "       "

Charles C. Shaffer

    "        "       "

Leonard T. Cool

    "        "       "

Alfred C. Hooker

    "        "       "

Robert P. Skinner

Department of State

Edwin V. Morgan

          "                 "

James J. Britt

Treasury Department

Clair A. Huston

          "                 "

Allyn A. Packard

          "                 "

Albert F. Zahm

Library of Congress

Charles Martel

          "                 "

William Lincoln Brown

          "                 "

Juul Dieserud

          "                 "

Eliza J. Skinner

          "                 "

John Greene

Government Printing Office

Edward A. Huse

       "                "          "

Dell J. Mott

Architect of the Capitol

Morris M. Barnard District of Columbia
LeClaire Hoover Federal Trade Commission
Charles V. Bumside Interstate Commerce Commission
Wilfred P. Borland        "              "                "
Elwyn Greene Panama Canal
Charles E. McNabb United States Tariff Commission
William H. Blackbume Smithsonian Institution
J. N. B. Hewitt           "                 "
Walter Hough           "                 "
Dr. Leonhard Stejneger           "                 "
Charles King U.S. Soldiers' Home
Dr. Alfred D. Wilkinson Veterans' Administration
Pickens Neagle Navy Department
Nelson P. Webster Executive Office
George C. Haydon War Department
Robert J. Mawhinney Department of Justice
Franklin G. Wixson Department of Justice
Frank Bond U.S. Geographic Board

Signature of Herbert Hoover

The White House,
June 30, 1932.

Herbert Hoover, Executive Order 5872—Exemption of Persons from Compulsory Retirement for Age Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/361797

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