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[CHAPTER 452.]
AN ACT

June 11, 1934.
For the relief of Catherine Wright.

[8. 620.)

(Private, No. 220.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary Catherine Wright. of the Treasury is authorized and directed to pay, out of any money

to in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to Catherine Wright, of San Francisco, California, the sum of $5,000, in full satisfaction of her claim against the United States for damages arising out of the embezzlement by a former United States commissioner for the northern district of California of a like sum deposited with him as bail on August 2, 1930, by John F. Sullivan: Provided, That no part of the Limitation on attor amount appropriated in this Act in excess of 10 per centum thereof 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, any contract to the contrary notwithstanding. Any person violating the provisions of this Act shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and

Penalty for violation. upon conviction thereof shall be fined in any sum not exceeding $1,000.

Approved, June 11, 1934,

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(CHAPTER 453.]
AN ACT

June 11, 1934.
For the relief of Lueco R. Gooch.

(S. 1077.)

(Private, No. 221.] Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary Lueco R. Gooch. of the Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to pay medical expenditures. to Lueco R. Gooch, of Henderson, North Carolina, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the sum of $516.28, in full satisfaction of all claims against the United States on account of expenditures made by him in the medical treatment of his son, Lueco R. Gooch, Junior, private, Company C, One Hundred and Twentieth Infantry, North Carolina National Guard, who was injured in the line of duty on July 16, 1929, at Camp Glenn, North Carolina, during the field-training period July 7 to July 21, 1929: Provided, That no part of the amount appropriated in this Act in excess of 10 per centum thereof shall be paid or delivered to or ney's, etc., fees. 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 provisions of this Act Penalty for violation. shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction thereof shall be fined in any sum not exceeding $1,000.

Approved, June 11, 1934.

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[CHAPTER 454.)

AN ACT June 11, 1934. (S. 1430.)

For the relief of M. Thomas Petroy. (Private, No. 222.]

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the M. Thomas Petroy. United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secreerty losses le a posest to, for prop- tary of the Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed

to pay, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to M. Thomas Petroy (alias Mieczyslaw Piotrowsky), formerly a private, Service Troop, Eleventh Regiment United States Cavalry, the sum of $193.36 in full satisfaction of his claim against the United States for loss of personal property in the fire which

destroyed the saddle and harness rooms of such troop at the presidio Limitation on attor- of Monterey, California, on January 1, 1925: Provided, That no ney's, etc., fees. 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 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 11, 1934.

(CHAPTER 455.)

AN ACT June 11, 1934. (S. 1460.)

For the relief of Edgar Stivers. [Private, No. 223.)

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Edgar Stivers. United States of America in Congress assembled, That the CompCredit in postal ac- troller General of the United States be, and he is hereby, authorized

and directed to credit the account of Edgar Stivers, postmaster at Dodge Center, Minnesota, in the sum of $240.45, due the United States on account of loss of postal funds resulting from the failure

of the Farmers National Bank of Dodge Center, Minnesota: Prociso. Subrogation of

Provided, That the said postmaster shall assign to the United claims.

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

Approved, June 11, 1934.

June 11, 1934.

(8. 1516.) (Private, No. 224.]

Michael Bello.
Payment to.

[CHAPTER 456.]

AN ACT

For the relief of Michael Bello. 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 be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to pay Michael Bello, as administrator of John Bello, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the sum of $5,000 in full settlement of all claims against the Government for injuries resulting in the death of the said John Bello when he was struck by a United States Army truck from Fort Tilden, Borough of Queens, New York City, operated by a private in the United States Army attached to the Seventh Company United States Coast Artillery Corps. Said accident occurred on February 4, 1932, while the deceased was riding a bicycle in a southwesterly direction along Cryders Lane, Whitestone, Borough of Queens, New York City, and

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the United States Army truck was making a left turn into Cryders Lane from Fifteenth Avenue, Whitestone, Borough of Queens, New York City: Provided, That no part of the amount appropriated in this Act in excess of 10 per centum thereof shall be paid or delivered ney's, etc., fees. 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 provisions of Penalty for violation. 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 11, 1934.

(CHAPTER 457.]
AN ACT

June 11, 1934.
For relief of the Western Montana Clinic, Missoula, Montana.

(8. 1772.)

(Private, No. 225.) 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 to the Western Montana Clinic, of Missoula, Montana, out of any money in the sessional services. Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the sum of $5,022.30 in full satisfaction of its claim against the United States for surgical and medical services rendered prior to May 30, 1932, to Indians on the Flathead Indian Reservation, Montana.

Approved, June 11, 1934.

Western Montana Clinic.

Payment to, for pro

Claim of.

(CHAPTER 458.]
AN ACT

June 11, 1934.
For the relief of Claudia L. Polski.

(8. 2023.)

(Private, No. 226.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the requirements of sections 17 and 20 of the Act entitled “An Act to provide Vol. 39, p. 746. compensation for employees of the United States suffering injuries while in the performance of their duties”, approved September 7, 1916, as amended, are hereby waived in favor of Claudia L. Polski, formerly a nurse in the United States Public Health Service, and the United States Employees' Compensation Commission is authorized and directed to consider and act upon any claim made by her for compensation for injury alleged to have been suffered in the performance of her duties as such nurse under the other provisions optior benefits. of such Act as amended : Provided, That no benefits shall accrue prior to the enactment of this Act.

Approved, June 11, 1934.

June 11, 1934.

(S. 2377.) (Private, No. 227.)

[CHAPTER 459.)

AN ACT

For the relief of A. E. Shelley. 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 be, and he hereby is, authorized and directed sonay injuries. to pay to A. E. Shelley, of Heber, Arizona, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the sum of $691.20 in full satisfaction of his claim against the United States for damages on account of injuries sustained on April 6, 1931, which resulted from

A. E. Shelley.
Payment to, for per-

running into a United States Forest Service telephone wire near

Heber, Arizona, which had been negligently left partially down by Proviso.

employees of such Service: Provided, That no part of the amount Limitation on attor. appropriated in this Act in excess of 10 per centum thereof shall

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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 Penalty for violation, contract to the contrary notwithstanding. Any person violating the

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

Approved, June 11, 1934.

(CHAPTER 460.)

AN ACT June 11, 1934. [8. 2636.)

For the relief of James Slevin. (Private, No. 228.]

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the James Slevin United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary Payment to, for prop- of the Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to

pay, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to James Slevin, Island Park, Long Island, New York, $1,425, in full settlement of all claims against the Government of the United States, being the amount found due him as damages to his property at

Island Park, New York, by reason of an Army airplane crash on Limitation on attor. September 8, 1933: Provided, That no part of the amount approney's, etc., fees.

priated 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 Penalty for violation, 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.

Approved, June 11, 1934.

[CHAPTER 461)

AN ACT June 11, 1934.

(S. 2790.) For the relief of the Charlestown Sand and Stone Company, of Elkton, Maryland. [Private, No. 229.)

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Charlestown Sand United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary and Stone Company of the Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to pay freight charges. to the Charlestown Sand and Stone Company, of Elkton, Maryland,

out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the sum of $12,385.99 in full settlement of the additional freight charges incurred by said company in the fulfillment of the requirements of the United States engineer office under the contract of August 23, 1917, for furnishing and delivering cement, sand, and gravel (or broken stone) to Fort Saulsbury, Delaware, for the construction of gun and mortar batteries.

Approved, June 11, 1934.

[CHAPTER 462.)
AN ACT

June 11, 1934. For the relief of certain Indians of the Fort Peck Reservation, Montana.

(8. 2889.)

(Private, No. 230.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary Fort Peck Reservaof the Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to pay, Payment to desigout of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to pated Indians of, authe following-named Indians of the Fort Peck Reservation the amounts herein set forth: James Black Dog, $185; Archie Red Elk, $25; Catherine Medicine Walk and Belle Medicine Walk, $25; James Garfield, $70; Nancy Titus, $35; and Carl W. Eagle, administrator of the estate of Charles Peterson, $25; the above sums representing funds collected for the Indians named, but misapplied by a former employee of the Indian Service.

Approved, June 11, 1934.

[CHAPTER 463.]
AN ACT

June 11, 1934.
For the relief of First Lieutenant Walter T. Wilsey.

(S. 2973.)

(Private, No. 231.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secre- Lieutenant Walter T. tary of the Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed Reimbursement, for

stolen Army funds. to pay, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to First Lieutenant Walter T. Wilsey the sum of $147.50, in full settlement of all claims against the Government of the United States, which amount was stolen from the safe of Company A, Fourth Motor Repair Battalion, Quartermaster Corps, Camp Holabird, Maryland, on March 6, 1925, and reimbursed to the said company by Lieutenant Wilsey: Provided, That no part of the amount appropriated in this Act in excess of 10 per centum thereof shall be paid or ney's, etc. fees. 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 provisions of Penalty for violation. 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 11, 1934.

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(CHAPTER 464.]
AN ACT

June 11, 1934.
For the relief of Charles T. Moll.

(H.R. 3985.)

(Private, No. 232.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That in the admin- Charles T. Moll.

Military record core istration of any laws conferring rights, privileges, and benefits upon rected. honorably discharged soldiers Charles T. Moll, who served in Company F, Fourteenth Regiment United States Infantry, shall hereafter be held and considered to have been honorably discharged from the military service of the United States on the 3d day of January 1901 and notwithstanding any provisions to the contrary in the Act relating to pensions approved April 26, 1898, as amended by the Act approved May 11, 1908: Provided, That no bounty, back pay, Proviso.

No back pay, etc. pension, or allowance shall be held to have accrued prior to the passage of this Act.

Approved, June 11, 1934.

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