The Naval Appropriation Act
THE Act of Congress making appropriations for the year ending June 30, 1923, was approved by the President on July 1, 1922. That part of the Act under the heading " Marine Corps," reads as follows:
PAY, MARINE CORPS
Pay of officers, active and reserve list: For pay and allowances prescribed by law for all officers on the active and reserve list-pay, $3,367,630, subsistence allowance, $482,000, rental allowance, $750,000; in all, $4,599,630.
For pay of officers prescribed by law on the retired list, $379,047.
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