Executive Order 5998—Classification of Charles Gallagher
Charles Gallagher, who, since July 1, 1930, has been serving in a position in the Post Office Department excepted from civil-service requirements, may be appointed in the classified service without compliance with civil-service rules.
This order is issued upon the recommendation of the Postmaster General.
The White House,
January 17, 1933.
Herbert Hoover, Executive Order 5998—Classification of Charles Gallagher Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/361552