EXECUTIVE MANSION RULES
April 27, 1877
I. Office Hours. – Hours for the reception of visitors upon business by the President are from 10 o’clock a.m. to 2 o’clock p.m., daily, except Saturdays and Sundays and during meetings of the Cabinet.
II. Cabinet Meetings. – The regular meetings of the Cabinet are at 12 o’clock n. upon Tuesdays and Fridays.
III. Application for Office. – All applications for appointment to office must be made in writing and presented to the proper Department. Personal applications to the President will not be considered.
By order of the President.