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per centum thereof on account of services rendered in connection

with said claim, any contract to the contrary notwithstanding. Any Penalty for violation. 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 26, 1934.

[CHAPTER 781.)

AN ACT
For the relief of Elizabeth Millicent Trammell.

June 26, 1934.

(S. 1200.) (Private, No. 357.)

I. Eric Trammell.
Payment to widow of.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That there is hereby authorized to be appropriated, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to Elizabeth Millicent Trammell, widow of H. Eric Trammell, late third secretary of American Embassy at Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, the sum of $3,000, equal to one year's salary of her deceased husband.

Approved, June 26, 1934.

(CHAPTER 782.]

AN ACT June 26, 1934. (8. 1258.)

For the relief of Charles F. Littlepage. (Private, No. 358.)

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Charles F. Littlepage: United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary compensation for of the Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to pay, personal injuries.

out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to Charles F. Littlepage, of Charleston, West Virginia, the sum of $50 per month from December 14, 1931, in an amount not to exceed $3,000, in full satisfaction of his claim against the United States for

injuries suffered when struck by a United States mail truck at Proviso. Trustee to be ap- before any payment is made to the claimant, Charles F. Littlepage,

Charleston, West Virginia, on December 14, 1931: Provided, That pointed.

Reimbursing hospi. tal, etc.

a trustee be appointed, and that reimbursement be made to the Mountain State Hospital, Incorporated, Charleston, West Virginia, in full satisfaction of all hospital and medical expenses incurred by Charles F. Littlepage.

Approved, June 26, 1934.

Summoned before

to fitness, etc.

[CHAPTER 783.]

AN ACT June 26, 1934. (S. 1288.)

For the relief of Otto Christian. (Private, No. 359.)

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Otto Christian. United States of America in Congress assembled, That the President Army retiring board as

of the United States be, and he is hereby, authorized to summon Otto Christian, late captain, Medical Corps of the Regular Army of the United States, before a retiring board for the purpose of a hearing of his case and to inquire into all facts touching upon the nature of his disabilities, to determine and report the disabilities which in its judgment have produced his incapacity and whether

such disabilities were incurred during his active service in the Army Appointment as cap- and were in line of duty; that if the findings of such board are in tain, retired, on action the affirmative the President is further authorized, in his discreby board, etc.

tion, to nominate and appoint, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate, the said Otto Christian a captain in the Medical Corps and to place him immediately thereafter upon the retired list of the Army with the same privileges and retired pay as are now or may hereafter be provided by law or regulation for the officers of the Regular Army: Provided, That the said Otto Christian shall not be entitled to any back pay or allowance by the passage of this Act.

Approved, June 26, 1934.

Proviso.
No back pay, etc.

June 26, 1934.

(8. 1498.) [Private, No. 360.)

E. C. Sampson.
Payment to.

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(CHAPTER 784.)

AN ACT
Authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to pay Evi Sampson, of Billings,

Tribe . Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he hereby is, authorized and directed to pay, upon proper vouchers, out of the tribal funds belonging to the Crow Tribe of Indians of Montana in the Treasury of the United States, and in full settlement of all claims against the Government of the United States, a sum not exceeding $600 to E. C. Sampson, irrigation engineer, of Billings, Montana, employed by the Crow Tribe to investigate, report, and testify in the manner of the claims pending in the Court of Claims entitled “ The Crow Tribe of Indians against the United States”, arising out of construction of irrigation project within the Crow Reservation with tribal funds: Provided, That the said E. C. Sampson shall submit Provisos. with his vouchers satisfactory evidence of services rendered the said be submitted. tribe: And provided further, That no part of the amount appro, ney'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 contract to the contrary notwithstanding. Any person violating Penalty for violation. 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 26, 1934. .

Evidence of service to

Limitation on attor.

June 26, 1934.

(CHAPTER 785.)

AN ACT

For the relief of Ann Engle. 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 sonal injuries. to pay to Ann Engle, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the sum of $3,000 in full settlement of all claims against the Government for personal injuries caused as a result of an accident involving an Army vehicle near Garden City, Long Island, New York, on October 1, 1930: Provided, That no part of 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

(S. 1526.)
(Private, No. 361.)

Ann Engle.
Payment to, for per

1 So in original,

Proviso.
Limitation on attor.

any sum of the amount appropriated in this Act in excess of 10

per centum thereof on account of services rendered in connection Penalty for violation. 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 upon conviction thereof shall be fined in any sum not exceeding $1,000.

Approved, June 26, 1934.

[CHAPTER 786.]

AN ACT June 26, 1934. (8. 1531.)

For the relief of Elizabeth Buxton Hospital. [Private, No. 362.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of

the Elizabeth Buxton United States of America in Congress assembled, That the SecrePayment for services. 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 Elizabeth Buxton Hospital, of Newport News, Virginia, the sum of $224.80 in full settlement of all claims against the Government of the United States for services rendered to late Private Frederick

Loyal Kerl, United States Marine Corps, from February 9 to FebLimitation on attor. ruary 15, 1930, while on furlough: Provided, That no part of the ney's, etc., fees. 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 Penalty for violation. 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 26, 1934.

June 26, 1934.

(S. 1657.) (Private, No. 363.)

Harry Lee Shaw. rected.

CHAPTER 787.]

AN ACT

For the relief of Harry Lee Shaw. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Military record cor- istration of the pension laws or any laws conferring rights, privi;

United States of America in Congress assembled, That in the adminleges, or benefits upon persons honorably discharged from the United States Army, Harry Lee Shaw shall be held and considered to have been honorably discharged as a captain, Medical Corps, United States Army, on December 5, 1918: Provided, That no compensation, retirement pay, back pay, pension, or other benefit shall be held to have accrued by reason of this Act prior to its passage.

Approved, June 26, 1934.

Proviso.
No prior pay, etc.

(CHAPTER 788.]

AN ACT June 26, 1934. (S. 1585.)

For the relief of the Black Hardware Company. (Private, No. 364.)

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Black Hardware United States of America in Congress assembled, That the SecreCompany.

Relund of customs tary of the Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed duties.

to pay, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to the Black Hardware Company, a Texas corporation, with

Vol. 42, p. 878.

Vol. 42, p. 877.

Proviso.
Limitation on attor

principal offices at Galveston, the sum of $7,998.04 to refund to said company the difference between the rate of customs duties erroneously assessed and collected from it on corrugated iron bars at Galveston, Texas, between December 30, 1924, and September 27, 1926, under paragraph 304 of the Act of 1922, and the rate of duty assessed and collected on the same class of merchandise in the same customs district, at Houston, Texas, during the same period, under paragraph 312 of said Act, without the knowledge of said company, and which latter rate, subsequently, was decided to be according to law: Provided, That no part of the amount appropriated in this Act in excess of 10 per centum thereof shall be paid or delivered to ney's, etc., lees. 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 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 26, 1934.

Carlos C. Bedsole.

(CHAPTER 789.]
AN ACT

June 26, 1934.
For the relief of Carlos C. Bedsole.

(S. 1707.)

(Privato, No. 365.] Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary Payment to. of the Treasury, on certification by the Secretary of the Interior, be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to pay to Carlos C. Bedsole, of Natchitoches, Louisiana, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, such sum, not to exceed $1,000, as may be found by the Secretary of the Interior to be the fair and reasonable value of all improvements placed by said Bedsole upon lot 5, section 18, township 14 north, range 4 east, Louisiana meridian, prior to the date of final cancelation of his homestead entry, General Land Office serial numbered 01229, which was allowed December 17, 1927, covering said land.

Approved, June 26, 1934.

(CHAPTER 790.)
AN ACT

Juno 26, 1934.
For the relief of Marcella Leahy McNerney.

(8. 1753.)

(Private, No. 366.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary Nerney.

Gerald Francis Mcof the Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to pay gratuito enot widow.o. to Marcella Leahy McNerney, widow of Gerald Francis McNerney, late Foreign Service officer, State Department, in full settlement of all claims against the Government of the United States, the sum of $2,500, 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: Pro

Proviso.

Limitation on attor. vided, That no part of the amount appropriated in this Act in ney's, etc., roes. 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 26, 1934.

June 26, 1934.

(S. 1758.) (Private, No. 367.)

B. E. Dyson.

Credit allowed in accounts of.

(CHAPTER 791.)

AN ACT
For the relief of B. E. Dyson, former United States marshal, southern district of

Florida.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the
United States of America in Congress assembled, That the General
Accounting Office is hereby authorized and directed to credit the
accounts of B. E. Dyson, former United States marshal, southern
district of Florida, in the amount of $1,060 disallowed by certificate
of settlement numbered F-22358-J, dated December 18, 1931, repre-
senting, payments made to Frank A. Kopp for services rendered
as bailiff while also holding an appointment as deputy marshal
at a compensation of $175 per annum.

Approved, June 26, 1934.

owners on

[CHAPTER 792.)

AN ACT June 26, 1934.

(S. 1803.) For the relief of certain riparian owners for losses sustained by them on the drained (Private, No. 368.)

Mud Lake bottom in Marshall County in the State of Minnesota.

Be enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Mud Lake bottom, United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Sec

, Minn.

retary of the Treasury is authorized to pay, out of any money in to certain riparian the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, and the appropriation of

which is hereby authorized, the following sums of money, if their
claims are properly adjusted to the satisfaction of the Secretary of
the Interior, to the following persons or their heirs, assigns, or legal
representatives : A. N. Eckstrom, $2,792.25; Margit Vaule, $3,894.80;
Bernard Larson, $57.24; F. H. Wellcome Company, $1,027.20; L. M.
Larson, $31.64; Mrs. Gusta Petterson, $580.38; Ava Luella Dale,
$2,321.52; Elmer Odie, $2,638.08; George E. Olson, $2,325.35; J. M.
Silberstein, $1,860.28; R. Rierson, $1,770.39; Ruth Lyons Rose,
$196.71; Clarence Larson, $1,671.26; Mrs. O. B. Johnson, $528.01;
Christian Burckland, $1,370.88; Karen Knutson, $1,522.80'; Nels A.
Fosen, $964.50; Christian Larson Ring, $289.20; Elizabeth Risberg,
$3,128.58; Axel Nelson, $3,620.30; G. F. Cashman, $301.69; D. B.
Bakke, $3,482.70; and Frank W. Erickson, $1,030.68.

Approved, June 26, 1934.

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[CHAPTER 793.1

AN ACT June 26, 1934.

(S. 1804.) To authorize the transfer of certain real estate by the Secretary of the Treasury (Private, No. 369.) to C. F. Colvin in settlement of the Northfield (Minnesota) post-office site

litigation, and for other purposes.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Transfer von certain United States of America in Congress assembled, That the United real estate to, in settle- States district attorney representing the United States in the conment for post office site, demnation proceedings for the procurement of a site (including the

Colvin tract of twenty-two feet by sixty-six feet) for the post office

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