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2226 74TH CONGRESS. SESS. II. CRS.97-99. FEBRUARY 28,1936. ~"1036. .J,.B.R. ".) [ vat., No. D.t [CHAPTER 97.] AN ACT For the relief of Misner Jane Humphrey. Be it enact~d by the Senate and H O'U8e of Representatives of the k~'~Y' llnited States of America in Oongre88 aB8embled, That in the admin- ~. cor- istration of any laws conferring rights, ~rivil~s, and benefits upon honorably discharged soldiers or saIlors John D. Humphrey, seaman, shall hereafter be held and considered to have been honorably dis- char~d from the naval service of the United States on the 30th fi:'.!:kpay,etc. day of June 1865: PrfJ'Vided, That no compensation, retirement pay, back pay, pension, or other benefit shall be held to have accrued prior to the passage of this Act. FebruarY 28, 1936. lR. a .38M.] [Private. No. 4CH.] Gladys Robbins. hymentto. Approved, February 28, 1936. [CHAPTER 98.] AN ACT For the relief of Gladys Robbins. Be it enacted by the SeMte and H O1.t8e of Repre8entatives of the United States of America in Oongre88 aBlJemhled, That the Secretary of the Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to pay, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to Gladys RObbins the sum of $1,120 in full settlement of all claims a~inst the United States for reimbursement of cash bail deposited WIth former United States Commissioner Arthur G. Fisk at San n:t:Uon on attor. Francisco, California, and misappropri.ated ~y sai~ officia~ : Provided1. DeY's , etc., fees. That no part of the amount approprIated In thIS Act m excess ot 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 connec- tion with said claim, any contract to the contrary notwithstanding. Penalty for violation. 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. February 28, 1~ lR. R . 4084.) [Private, No. to5.] Approved, February 28, 1936. [CHAPTER 99.] AN ACT For the relief of Charles D. Jeronimus. Be it enacted by the Senate a.nd H O'U-se of Representatives of the Charles D. leroni· United States of America in Oongres8 assembled, That the service m;:;'val service record rendered by Charles D. Jeronimus as a member of the Naval Militia oorrected. of Minnesota from April 21, 1920, to June 19, 1920, in fitting out the United States ship Essex and in service on a cruise of the Naval Militia shall be considered for all purposes as active service for training in the United States Naval Reserve force under his enroll- ment from July 18, 1920, to July 17, 1924, and that the Secretary of the Navy be, and he is hereby, authorized and dil'('cted to cause the records of the said Charles D. Jeronimus in the Navy DE'part- ment to be corrected to conform with this authorization, to the end that the said Charles D. Je·ronimus shall be entitled to all pay, benefits, and emoluments conferred by law or regulation bv reason of such active service and training'; and to refund to the said Charles D. Jeronimus from current appropriations for the Naval Refund.