CIVIL SERVICE PROCLAMATION

 

March 15, 1877

Washington, D.C.

 

Under authority of Section 3648 of the Revised Statutes of the United States permission is hereby given that needful advances of money be made to disbursing officers in the Civil Service of the Government, who may have given bonds as required by law; to such military and naval officers as may by law be authorized to disburse the same; of moneys appropriated for the Light House establishments, to officers of the Army and Navy acting as Engineers or Inspectors in that service, and to the Bankers of the United States in London.