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May 26, 1934.

(H. R. 1197.) [Private, No. 177.)

Glenna F. Kelley.

Credit allowed in postal accounts of.

[CHAPTER 360.]

AN ACT

For the relief of Glenna F. Kelley. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Comptroller General of the United States is authorized and directed to credit the accounts of Glenna F. Kelley, postmaster at Goreville, Illinois, in the sum of $48.34. Such sum represents the amount of a deficit in the accounts of the said Glenna F. Kelley, caused by the loss by said Glenna F. Kelley of postal funds deposited in the First National Bank of Goreville, Illinois, which failed December 30, 1930.

Approved, May 26, 1934.

[CHAPTER 361.)

AN ACT May 26, 1934, (H.R. 1211.)

For the relief of R. Gilbertsen. (Private, No. 178.]

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the R. Gilbertsen. United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Comp

Credit allowed in troller General of the United States be, and he is hereby, authorized postal accounts of.

and directed to credit the accounts of R. Gilbertsen, postmaster at Glenburn, North Dakota, in the sum of $250.30 due the United States

on account of the loss of postal funds resulting from the failure of Assignment of claims the Glenburn State Bank at Glenburn, North Dakota: Provided, to dividends. That the said R. Gilbertsen shall assign to the United States any

and all claims he may have to dividends arising from the liquidation of said bank.

Approved, May 26, 1934.

(CHAPTER 362.]

AN ACT May 26, 1934. (H.R. 1212.]

For the relief of Marie Toenberg. (Privato, No. 179.)

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Marie Toenberg. United States of America in Congress assembled, That the CompCredit allowed in postal accounts of. troller General of the United States be, and he is hereby, authorized

and directed to credit the accounts of Marie Toenberg, postmaster at Alexander, North Dakota, in the sum of $239.89, due the United

States on account of the loss of postal funds resulting from the Proviso.

failure of the First National Bank of Alexander, Alexander, North Assignment of claims Dakota: Provided, That the said Marie Toenberg shall assign to to dividends.

the United States any and all claims she may have to dividends arising from the liquidation of said bank.

Approved, May 26, 1934.

[CHAPTER 366.)

AN ACT May 28, 1934. (8.258.)

For the relief of Wallace E. Ordway. (Privato, No. 180.)

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Wallace E. Ordway. United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary Payment to.

of the Treasury is authorized and directed to pay, out of any money not otherwise appropriated, the sum of $4,000 to Wallace E. Ordway, of Klamath Falls, Oregon, as administrator. Such sum represents compensation to Wallace E. Ordway in his personal right and as administrator for the death of his son, Harry Ordway, who was drowned September 1, 1927, in the United States Irrigation Canal

at Klamath Falls, Oregon: Provided, That no part of the amount

Limitation on attorappropriated in this Act in excess of 10 per centum thereof shall ney's, etc., Toes. be paid or delivered to or received by any agent or agents, attorney or attorneys, on account of services rendered in connection with said claim. It shall be unlawful for any agent or agents, attorney or attorneys, to exact, collect, withhold, or receive any sum of the amount appropriated in this Act in excess of 10 per centum thereof on account of services rendered in connection with said claim, any contract to the contrary notwithstanding. Any person violating the Penalty for violation. provisions of this Act shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction thereof shall be fined in any sum not exceeding $1,000.

Approved, May 28, 1934.

Payment

for

[CHAPTER 395.)
AN ACT

June 8, 1834.
For the relief of Annie I. Hissey.

(H.R. 1168.)

(Private, No. 181.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the

Annie I. Hissey. United States of America in Congress assembled, That there is hereby appropriated, and the Secretary of the Treasury is hereby death of husband. authorized and directed to pay, out of any money in the United States Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the sum of $5,000 to Annie I. Hissey in full for all claims she may have against the Gov. ernment on account of the death of her husband, William Hissey, who was fatally injured in the city of Washington, District of Columbia, on the 6th day of January 1932, resulting from a driver of a United States Government truck negligently running into and upon William Hissey while he was attempting to cross the street at the intersection of Thirteenth Street, I Street, and Potomac Avenue,

to,

Proviso. southeast: Provided, That no part of the amount appropriated in Limitation on attore this Act in excess of '10 per centum thereof shall be paid or delivered ney's, etc., foes. to or received by any agent or agents, attorney or attorneys, on account of services rendered in connection with said claim. It shall be unlawful for any agent or agents, attorney or attorneys, to exact, collect, withhold, or receive any sum of the amount appropriated in this Act in excess of 10 per centum thereof on account of services rendered in connection with said claim, any contract to the contrary Penalty for violation. notwithstanding. Any person violating the provisions of this Act shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction thereof shall be fined in any sum not exceeding $1,000.

Approved, June 5, 1934.

[CHAPTER 396.)
AN ACT

June 6, 1934.
For the relief of Philip F. Hambsch.

(H.R. 1933.)

(Private, No. 182.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Comptrol- Philip F. Hambech,

Credit in accounts. ler General of the United States is authorized and directed to credit the account of Philip F. Hambsch, formerly a special disbursing agent of the Bureau of Prohibition, with the sum of $572.36, such amount representing sums disbursed by him and disallowed by the Comptroller General in certificate of settlement of account numbered K 40891-TI, March 14, 1929: Provided, That no part of the Proviso. amount appropriated in this Act in excess of 10 per centum thereof Limitation on attor

ney's, etc., fees. shall be paid or delivered to or received by any agent or agents, attorney or attorneys, on account of services rendered in connection

with said claim. It shall be unlawful for any agent or agents, attorney or attorneys, to exact, collect, withhold, or receive any sum of the amount appropriated in this Act in excess of 10 per centum

thereof on account of services rendered in connection with said claim, Penalty for violation. any contract to the contrary notwithstanding. Any person violating

the provisions of this Act shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction thereof shall be fined in any sum not exceeding

$1,000. Surety relieved of re Sec. 2. The surety on the bond of said Philip F. Hambsch, as sponsibility.

such special disbursing agent, is hereby relieved of any liability on account of such disallowance.

Approved, June 5, 1934.

June 6, 1934.

(H.R. 1943.) (Private, No. 183.]

A. H. Powell.
Credit in accounts.

[CHAPTER 397.]

AN ACT

For the relief of A. H. Powell. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Comptroller General of the United States is authorized and directed to credit to A. H. Powell, special disbursing agent, Bureau of Industrial Alcohol, United States Treasury Department, New Orleans, Louisiana, the sum of $144, under certificate of settlement numbered G-27718-1, dated August 26, 1932, New Orleans industrial alcohol account, symbol numbered 14907, supplemental from October 1, 1931, to April 1, 1932, under bond of March 26, 1928, such credit to become effective immediately after the passage of this Act.

Approved, June 5, 1934.

June 5, 1934

(H.R. 2322.) (Private, No. 184.)

C. K. Morris.
Payment to.

[CHAPTER 398.)

AN ACT

For the relief of C. K. Morris. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Treasury is authorized and directed to pay, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to C. K. Morris, San Antonio, Texas, the sum of $1,000. Such sum shall be in full settlement of all claims against the United States on account of damages sustained by the said C. K. Morris due to personal injuries suffered by his wife and damages caused to his automobile by a collision with a United States Army truck in San Antonio on November 10, 1930.

Approved, June 5, 1934.

(CHAPTER 399.) June 6, 1934

AN ACT (H.R. 2433.) [Private, No. 185.]

For the relief of Anna H. Jones. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Jones Payment of death United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Comptrolgratuity to loster ler General of the United States be, and he is hereby, authorized, mother of

Vol. 41, p. 824; Vol. notwithstanding the provisions of the Act of June 4, 1920 (41 Stat. 45, p. 710. U.S.C., P. 1143.

824; 34 U. S. C., 943), to settle, adjust, and certify the claim of Anna H. Jones as a person standing in loco parentis to the late Marine Gunner Walter G. Jones, United States Marine Corps, for the sum of $1,110 as six months' death gratuity.

Approved, June 5, 1934.

(H.R.

3056.)

(CHAPTER 400.)
AN ACT

June 6, 1934
For the relief of James B. Conner.

(Private, No. 186.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary James B: Conner;

to, for loss of the Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to pay, or eye. out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated and in full settlement of all claims against the United States Government, the sum of $2,500 to James B. Conner for the loss of his eye, sustained while performing his duties assigned to him in the mechanical shop of the Department of Agriculture: Provided, That no part of Proviso. the amount appropriated in this Act in excess of 10 per centum ney's, etc., fees. thereof shall be paid or delivered to or received by any agent or agents, attorney or attorneys, on account of services rendered in connection with said claim. It shall be unlawful for any agent or agents, attorney or attorneys, to exact, collect, withhold, or receive any sum of the amount appropriated in this Act in excess of 10 per centum thereof on account of services rendered in connection with said claim, any contract to the contrary notwithstanding. Any per- Penalty for violation. son violating the provisions of this Act shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction thereof shall be fined in any sum not exceeding $1,000.

Approved, June 5, 1934.

Limitation on attor

(H.R. 3300.)

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[CHAPTER 401.)
AN ACT

June 5, 1934
For the relief of George B. Beaver.

TPrivate, No. 187.] Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Post- George B. Beaver, master General is authorized and directed to credit the account of counts authorized. George B. Beaver, postmaster at McMinnville, Tennessee, with the sum of $5,944.41, and to certify such credit to the Comptroller General of the United States. Such sum represents the amount paid by such postmaster during the period from September 16, 1927, to April 7, 1931, as compensation to two persons appointed by him as substitute postal clerk and substitute letter carrier, respectively, which amount was disallowed in his account because such persons were not taken from the civil service eligible list.

Approved, June 5, 1934.

[CHAPTER 402.)
AN ACT

June 5, 1934.
For the relief of John Merrill.

(H.R. 3302.)

(Private, No. 188.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secre- Polymererriol, tary of the Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed sonal injuries. to pay, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, and in full settlement against the Government, the sum of $2,500 to John Merrill on account of gunshot wound received in left leg by a shot from a Federal prohibition enforcement officer, in the act of destroying a seized still, on July 19, 1930, in Polk County, Tennessee, said

Merrill being a deputy sheriff at the time and on a raid near Ocoee, Polk County, Tennessee: Provided, That Limitation on attorno part of the amount appropriated in this Act in excess of 10 ney's, etc., fees. per centum thereof shall be paid or delivered to or received by any agent or agents, attorney or attorneys, on account of services rendered in connection with said claim. It shall be unlawful for any

agent or agents, attorney or attorneys, to exact, collect, withhold, or receive any sum of the amount appropriated in this Act in excess of 10 per centum thereof on account of services rendered in con

nection with said claim, any contract to the contrary notwithstandPenalty for violation. ing. Any person violating the provisions of this Act shall be deemed

guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction thereof shall be fined in any sum not exceeding $1,000.

Approved, June 5, 1934.

[CHAPTER 403.)

AN ACT June 5, 1934

For the relief of H. A. Soderberg. (H.R. 7289.) (Private, No. 169.)

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of H. A. Soderberg. the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Payment to.

Comptroller General of the United States is authorized and directed to settle and certify for payment to H. A. Soderberg, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the sum of $147

in full for services rendered as a defacto United States commisLimitation on attor. sioner at Ogden, Utah, from January 4 to August 19, 1931: Proney's, etc., fees. vided, That no part of the amount appropriated in this Act in excess

of 10 per centum thereof shall be paid or delivered to or received by any agent or agents, attorney or attorneys, on account of services rendered in connection with said claim. It shall be unlawful for any agent or agents, attorney or attorneys, to exact, collect, withhold, or receive any sum of the amount appropriated in this Act in excess of 10 per centum thereof on account of services rendered in

connection with said claim, any contract to the contrary notwithPenalty for violation. standing. Any person violating the provisions of this Act shall be

deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction thereof shall be fined in any sum not exceeding $1,000.

Approved, June 5, 1934.

etc.

[CHAPTER 410.)

AN ACT June 6, 1934.

18. 1932.) For the relief of Alfred Hohenlohe, Alexander Hohenlohe, Konrad Hohenlohe, Private, No. 190.]

and Viktor Hohenlohe by removing cloud on title.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Alfred Hohenlohe, United States of America in Congress assembled, That the SecreConveyance by quit- tary of the Interior is authorized and directed to convey by appproand interest in certain priate quitclaim

deed to Alfred Hohenlohe, for life, with remainder landsin. District of Co to Alexander, Konrad, and Viktor Hohenlohe, their heirs and

assigns, all the right, title, and interest of the United States in and to lots 68 and 69 in Abner B. Kelly, trustee's subdivision of part of square 628, as per plat recorded in Liber W.B.M., folio 273, of the records of the office of the surveyor of the District of Columbia. The true intent of this bill is to relinquish and abandon, grant, give, and concede any and all right, interest, and estate, in law or equity, which the United States is, or is supposed to be, entitled to in part of said land by escheat because of the death of Catharine B. Hohenlohe, an Austrian citizen, unto her husband, Alfred Hohenlohe, and her

minor children, Alexander Hohenlohe, Konrad Hohenlohe, and Property to be dis. Viktor Hohenlohe, all Austrian citizens: Provided, however, that posed of, subject to lia said Alfred Hohenlohe, Alexander Hohenlohe, Konrad Hohenlohe,

escheat ceedings.

and Viktor Hohenlohe, as such aliens, shall sell or otherwise dispose

of said interest within ten years, as provided by the United States U.8.0.pp 16.

Code, title 8, section 73, or such' further period as shall be secured to them by any treaty between the United States and the Republic

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