Executive Order 5981—Exemption of John T. Crowley from Compulsory Retirement for Age
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, John T. Crowley, Vocational Advisor, Veterans' Administration, who, during the current month, reaches the retirement age prescribed for automatic separation from the service, is hereby exempted from the provisions of that section until May 31, 1933.
The White House,
December 22, 1932.
Herbert Hoover, Executive Order 5981—Exemption of John T. Crowley from Compulsory Retirement for Age Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/361537