§ Major HILLS
asked the Financial Secretary to the Treasury what is the 1889W total number of administrative officers employed in his Department; how many of these officers entered the service through the Class I examination; how many entered the administrative grade by promotion or transfer from other grades; and how many officers were appointed to the junior administrative grade direct from the Class I examination or by transfer or promotion from other departments during the years 1926, 1927, 1928 and 1929, respectively?
§ Mr. PETHICK - LAWRENCE
The assistant principals, principals and higher officers employed in the Treasury at the present time number 66. Of these, 48 were appointed through the open competition for the administrative class. The remainder (18) previously served in some other grade. One appointment has been made to the junior administrative grade in the Treasury during the years mentioned. This appointment was made in 1926 from the open competitive examination list.