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74TH CONGRESS. SESS. II. CHS. 199, 200. APRIL 10, 1936. [CHAPTER 199.J AN ACT To compensate the Grand View Hospital and Doctor A. J . O'Brien. 2245 A~ril 10, 1936. [H. R . 5764.] [Private, No. 446 .] Be it enacted by the Senate and Ho-usc of Rep-resentatives of the Vf"nif1cd fI:tates of Ab meric1a lin c:on 1 g f'e~b'8 astle'm h ble1, 'drhat dthde .Sectredtary ta?r~~ v~er~ ~~PJ: o tIe reasury e, ane Ie IS Iere y, aut orize an lrec e to O'Brien. pay, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, Payment to. the sum of $542.55 to the superintendent of the Grand View Hospital, Ironwood, Michigan, and the sum of $215 to Doctor A. J . O'Brien, of Ironwood, Michigan, for services rendered and medical attendance in the case of John Morris; and the sum of $86 to Doctor A. J . O'Brien for medical ath1ndance in the case of John Hoff- man. The~e men were shot by Federal agents during the Dillinger raid on the Little Bohemia Lodge on April 22, 1934, and said amounts shall be accepted in full settlement of all claims against the United States of the hospital and doctor for the care and treat- ment of said John Morris and John Hoffman: Provided, That no rt:t::iion on attor- part of the amount appropriated in this Act in excess of 10 per ney's, etc., fees. centum thereof shall be paid or delivered to or received by any agent or agents, attorney or attorneys, on account of services ren- dered 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 notwith- standing. Any person violating the provisions of this Act shall be PenaltyforviolBtion. deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction thereof shall Le fined in any sum not exceeuing $1:000. Approved, April 10, 1936. [CHAPTER 200.] AN ACT For the relief of Sam Cable. April 10, 1936. [H. R . 6335.) [Private, No. «7.) Be it eMcted by the Senate and I10use 01 RepresenttLti'IJes of tIle United States of America in Congress assemJJled, That the Secretary 14:33, 19 November 2014 (UTC)I~~. of the Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to pay, out of any moneY' in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to Sam Cable, of Falmouth, Michig~n% the sum of $300, in full settle- ment of all claims against the U mted States for damages to him caused b~ the slaying of fifteen head of cattle known as "Abortion Reactors' in connectIon with the Government's efforts to eradicate this disease from the dairy herds of Missaukee County, Michigan: Provided, That no part of the amount appropriated in this Act in r~', excess of 10 per centum thereof shall be paId or delivered to or torney,~~r:.. fe:. at. received by any a~ent 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_lO :per centum thereof on accowit of services rendered in connection WIth said claim, any contract to the contrary notwith- standing. 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 m any sum not exceeding $1,000. Approved, April 10, 1936.