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(CHAPTER 562.)

June 16, 1934.

(H.R. 4272.) (Private, No. 259.)

AN ACT
For the relief of Annie Moran.

Annie Moran.

Payment to, for death of son.

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 Annie Moran, New York City, the sum of $5,000. Such sum shall be in full satisfaction of all claims against the United States for damages sustained by the said Annie Moran as the result of the death of her son, Edward Moran, who was struck and fatally injured by a United States mail truck in New York City, May 12, 1930.

Approved, June 16, 1934.

June 16, 1934.

(H.R. 4460.) (Private, No. 260.)

Proviso.

Limitation on attorney's, etc., fees.

(CHAPTER 563.)

AN ACT
To provide for the payment of compensation to George E. Q. Johnson.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the
George E. Q. John- United States of America in Congress assembled, That notwith-
Payment to, for standing the provisions of section 1761 of the Revised Statutes, as
services as district amended, George E. Q. Johnson shall be paid the sum of $5,500
R. Š., sec. 1781, p. 313. as compensation for services for the period from August 17, 1932,

to March 4, 1933, both days inclusive, during which time he held
the office of United States district judge for the northern district
of Illinois. There is hereby appropriated, out of any money in
the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the sum of $5,500, or so
much thereof as may be necessary, for payment of the claim: Pro-
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, with-
hold, 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 16, 1934.

[CHAPTER 564.)

June 16, 1934.

(H.R. 1769.) (Private, No. 261.]

AN ACT
For the relief of Jeannette S. Jewell.

John F. Jewell.
Payment to widow.

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 to Jeannette S. Jewell, widow of John F. Jewell, late American consul at Birmingham, England, the sum of $7,000, being one year's salary of her deceased husband, who died of illness incurred while in the Consular Service; and there is hereby authorized to be appropriated, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, a sufficient sum to carry out the purpose of this Act.

Approved, June 16, 1934.

[CHAPTER 565.)
AN ACT

June 16, 1934.
For the relief of Alice M. A. Damm.

(H.R. 5357.)

(Private, No. 262.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary

Payment to widow. of the Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to pay to Alice M. A. Damm, widow of Henry C. A. Damm, late American consul at Nogales, Mexico, the sum of $5,000, being one year's salary of her deceased husband, who died while in the Foreign Service; and there is hereby authorized to be appropriated, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated,

a sufficient sum to carry out the purpose of this Act: Provided, That no part of the amount authorized to be 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 authorized to be 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 Penalty for violation. deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction thereof shall be fined in any sum not exceeding $1,000.

Approved, June 16, 1934.

Proviso.
Limitation on attor-

[CHAPTER 566.)
AN ACT

June 16, 1934.
For the relief of Rosemund Pauline Lowry.

(H.R. 7781.)

(Private, No. 263.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary Edward Prindle of the Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to pay Lopaty ment to widow. to Rosemund Pauline Lowry, widow of Edward Prindle Lowry, late second secretary to the American Embassy at Mexico City, the sum of $4,500, being one year's salary of her deceased husband who died while in foreign service; and there is hereby authorized to be appropriated, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, a sufficient sum to carry out the purpose of this Act: Provided, proviso. That no part of the amount appropriated in this Act in excess ney's, etc., fees. 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 notwith- Penalty 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 16, 1934.

Limitation on attor

[CHAPTER 612.]
AN ACT

June 16, 1934.
For the relief of William Chinsky.

(H.R. 7697.)

(Private, No. 264.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary William Chinsky, of the Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to pay, sonal injuries. out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to

ney's, etc., fees.

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William Chinsky the sum of $2,500, in compensation for injuries
sustained as the result of an explosion of a hand grenade which he

had picked up in Grant Park, Chicago, Illinois, October 12, 1919: Proviso.

Provided, That no part of the amount appropriated in this Act in
Limitation on attor-

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 unlaw-
ful 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
Penalty for violation. in connection with said claim, any contract to the contrary notwith-

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 16, 1934.

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Charles J.
Sons Company, Inc.

Payment to

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[CHAPTER 613.)

AN ACT June 18, 1934. (8. 2138.]

For the relief of Charles J. Webb Sons Company, Incorporated. (Private, No. 265.)

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the
Webb United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secre-

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 Charles J. Webb Sons Company, Incorporated, the sum of
$18,648.87, in full satisfaction of all claims against the Government
of the United States for reimbursement on account of amounts
erroneously collected and covered into the Treasury which had been
tendered by such company in connection with a conditional offer
in settlement dated January 4, 1932, and amended January 8 and

19, 1932, the conditions of which offer were not performed by the Proviso.

Government and the settlement not consummated : Provided, That
Limitation on attor.
ney's, etc., fees. 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 Penalty for violation, said claim, any contract to the contrary notwithstanding. Any per

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 18, 1934.

[CHAPTER 614.]

AN ACT June 18, 1934. (H.R. 206.)

For the relief of Pierre E. Teets. (Private, No. 266.]

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Pierre E. Teets. United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Compmedical, etc., expenses. troller General of the United States is hereby authorized and directed

to certify for payment the claim of Pierre E. Teets, first lieutenant,
Field Artillery Reserve, United States Army, for 'six months' pay
and allowances, and reimbursement for such amounts as may be
approved by the Secretary of War expended by him for medical
and hospital treatment for injuries sustained while under active-
duty training from July 3, 1927, to July 17, 1927, at Camp Pine,
New York.

Approved, June 18, 1934.

June 18, 1934.

(H.R. 452.] (Private, No. 287.]

Laura B. Crampton,
Claim of.

[CHAPTER 615.]

AN ACT

For the relief of Laura B. Crampton. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the United States Employees' Compensation Commission is hereby authorized to consider and determine, in the same manner and to the same extent as if application for the benefits of the Employees' Compensation Act had been made within the one-year period required by sections 17 and 20 thereof, the claim of Laura B. Crampton, on account of injuries alleged to have been sustained by her employment in the service of the United States

as an oral hygienist at the United States Veterans' Administration Hospital at San Fernando, California: Provided, That she shall file notice of such injury and claim for compensation therefor not later than sixty days from the enactment of this Act: And provided further, That no benefits shall accrue prior to the enactment of this Act.

Approved, June 18, 1934.

Vol. 39, pp. 746, 747.

Provisos.
Time for filling claim.

No prior benefits.

Payment to, for pro

(CHAPTER 616.)
AN ACT

June 18, 1934,
For the relief of Physicians and Surgeons Hospital (Limited).

(H.R.

471.)

(Private, No. 268.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secre- Physicians and Sur. tary of the Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to pay to Physicians and Surgeons Hospital (Limited), Glendale, Cali- Tessional services. fornia, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the sum of $150 in full settlement of all claims against the Government of the United States for professional services rendered

ilfred Henry Engel for injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident on or about January 15, 1931, said services having been authorized by a naval officer: Provided, That no part of the amount appropri- Proviso. ated in this Act in excess of 10 per centum thereof shall be paid or ney's, etc., lees. 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 18, 1934.

Limitation on attor

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(CHAPTER 617.)
AN ACT

June 18, 1934.
For the relief of Morris Spirt.

(H.R. 529.)

(Private, No. 269.). Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the U States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary Morris Spirt. of the Treasury is authorized and directed to pay, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to Morris Spirt, of Waterbury, Connecticut, the sum of $1,500 in full settlement of all claims against the Government of the United States. Such sum is the amount of a fine paid on such date into the Treasury of the United States pursuant to a plea of guilty to an indictment for violation of certain provisions of the Act entitled “An Act to pro- Vol. 40, p. 276. vide further for the national security and defense by encouraging

the production, conserving the supply, and controlling the distribution of food products and fuel", approved August 10, 1917 (popularly known as the " Lever Act”), prior to the declaration by the

Supreme Court of the United States of the invalidity of such proviProviso. Limitation on

sions: Provided, That no part of the amount appropriated in this torney's, etc., fees. 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 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 18, 1934.

[CHAPTER 618.]

AN ACT June 18, 1934. (H.R. 1306.)

For the relief of Clarence A. Wimley. (Private, No. 270.)

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Clarence A. Wimley. United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary Payment to, for personal injuries. of the Treasury be, and he hereby is, authorized and directed to pay

to Clarence A. Wimley, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the sum of $100 in full settlement of all claims against the Government of the United States for personal

injuries resulting from a collision between a taxicab in which he was Proviso.

at- a passenger and a Navy bus on October 29, 1930: Provided, That torney's, etc., fees. 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 Penalty for violation, said claim, 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.

Approved, June 18, 1934.

Limitation on

[CHAPTER 619.)

AN ACT June 18, 1934. (H.R. 1308.)

For the relief of John Parker Clark, senior. (Private, No. 271.)

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the John Parker Clark, United States of America in Congress assembled, That the SecrePayment to, for prop- tary of the Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed erty loss.

to pay to John Parker Clark, senior, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the sum of $5,000 in full settlement of all claims against the Government of the United States for personal and property loss resulting from collision with

Army vehicle near Freehold, New Jersey, on the night of October Proviso.

26, 1929: Provided, That no part of the amount appropriated in this Limitation on torney's, etc., fees.

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

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