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74TH CONGRESS. SESS. II. CHS. 13~134. MARCH 10, 1936. (CHAPTER 132.] AN ACT For the relief of Alfred L. Hudson and Walter K. Jeffers. 2235 Manlh 10. 1 _ [S.I111.) [Private, No. U6.) Be it enacted by the SerUJie and HO'U~e of Reprcsentative8 Of the United State8 of America in Oongres8 as8embled, That the Secretary w!~t}!,'i=nand of the Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to pay, PaflIleJit to. . out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise app!,opriated, to Alfred L. Hudson, the sum of $854.90, and to Walter K. Jeffers the l'um of $629.70 in full settlement of all claims against the Govern- lllent for damages to their property caused by the lowering of the water level of the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal, one and one- half miles west of the town of Saint Georges, in New Castle County, in the State of Delaware: PrO'lJided, That no part of the amount Promo. appropriated in this Act in excess of 10 per centum thereof shall be neTarmstroBot (talk) 14:32, 19 November 2014 (UTC).ITarmstroBot (talk) attor- 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 ~r centum thereof on account of services rendered in connection WIth said claim, any contract to the contrary notwithstanding. Any person violating PenaltyforvlolatioD. 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, March 10, 1936. [CHAPTER 133.) AN ACT For the relief of James E. McDonald. March 10. 1936. (!'1 .2590.) (Private. No. 427.) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representative8 of the United Stale8 of America in COllllre8s assembled, That the Comp- lames E. McDonald. troller General of the United States be, and he is hereby, authorized TarmstroBot (talk) 14:32, 19 November 2014 (UTC)or~llOWed in and directed to credit the account of James E. McDonald, former postmaster at Cohoes, Albany County, State of New York, in the sum of $13,723.70, due the United States on account of loss of postal funds, embezzled by Michael A. Walsh, his then deputy postmaster, (luring the: incumbency of said James E. McDonald in said office from AprIl 11, 1922, to October 30, 1930: P'I'O'IJided, hOUJe'lJer, That Pr~illl). . the creditirlg of said amount to the account of the said James E. no~~r!:!sn~~re\:~ 'McDonald shall not be deemed to exonerare, and shall not exonerate, bility. the said Michael A. 'Valsh, or his sureties on any official bond or bonds which he has given to the United States, and that the United States hereby expressly reserves the right to sue the said Micha<>l A. 'VaIsh and hlS sureties for any and all moneys which may be found to be due from the said Michael A. 'Valsh. Approved, :March 10, 1936. [CHAPTEH 134.) AN ACT March 10. 1936. For the relief of James M. Montgomery. (S. ~18.J ~-=-=-- B'f tdbt1.StdH fR . ~ h [Prh-ate. No. 428 .] e?'cna.ce yI/e enaean ouse 0 epresentabves 0 t e United Stales of America in Oongress assembled, That the ecre- James M. Montgom. tary of the Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and direcred erI; t to to pay, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appro- armen . priated, to James M. Montgomery, of Edge Moor, Delaware, the sum of $380.30, in full satisfaction of his claim against the United States for compensation for damages resulting from injuries 104019°-36-PT 11-13