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2046 74TH CONGRESS. SESS. I . eHS. 27~ 30l 3:1. MARCH 5, 14, 18, 1935. sum of $5,000 to George S. Conway, Junior, of Englewood, New Je~y, ip. full settlem~n~ o.f all clai~s l~gainst the Go,:ern.ment of the United States for InJurIes, resultIng In the loss of hiS ngh.t leg, which he sustained when he was dropped or pushed, by a soldler of the United States, from the window of a train which ran over him at PrLimiflf!'O 'jo tor Englewood, New Jersey, Amrust 27, 1918: Provided, That, no part &atnonat· h . d9-h'A . f10 t DeY'S, etc., fees. of t e amount appropriate In t IS ct In excess 0 per cen urn thereof shall be paid or delivered to or received by any agent or agents, attorney or attorneys, on account of services rendered in con- nection 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 PflDBlty 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. March 14, 1935. (H. R.330.] (PrIvate, No. (]- -- Approved, March 5, 1935. [CHAPTER 30.] AN ACT For the relief of Sophie de Soto. Be it enacted by the Senate and Ho'u.~c of Representa.tivcs 01 flu' rphied:~to, United States of America in Oongress assembled, That the Secretary ATarmstroBot (talk) 592; POIII, p. of the T~asury be1 and he is hereby, authorized and directed to pay m7. Sophie de Soto, WIdow of Hernando de Soto, late American conslil at Leipzig, Germany, the sum of $6,000, equal to 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 appropriuted: a sufficient sum to carry out the purpo::;e of this Act. March 18, 1935. [H. R. 426 .J - . (Private, No.5.]- - J800b Santavy. Payment to. J>rot'i8o. I.imitation on al tor- ney'~. etc., fees. Penalty for violation. Approved, :March 14, 1935. [CHAPTER 33.] AN ACT For the relief of .Jaeob Sanf,avy. Be it enacted by Me Senate and Hou.~e of Repre.'1e-ntaUve l:: of tll<' United States of America in Congress a.<lsembled, That the Secretan- of the Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to PU}' to Jacob Santavy, of Toledo, Ohio, out of any money in the Treasurv not otherwise appropriated, the sum of $5,000 in full settlement o"f all claims against the Government of the United States for personal injuries and property damage suffered as a result of being struck by a car driven by Charles Graham and William Appleman, two Federal prohibition officers, while in the performance of their duty, on August 18,1927: Provided, That no part of the amount appropriate(l in thi,· Act in excess of 10 per centum thereof shall be paid or delinJ'ed tn or received by any a~e:nt or agents, attorIll'y or attorneys, Oll acconnt of services rendered in connection with said claim. It shall be unlaw- ful for any agent or agents, attoJ'llry or attorll<'Ys, to exact, collect. withhold, or receive any sum of the amount appropriatrtl in this ..:\I't in excess of 10 per centum thereof on aecount of services renden>,1 ill connection with said claim, any contract to the contrary notwith- standing. Any person violating the provisions of this Act shall Ill' deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction thereof 8hall l~ fin<,d in any sum not excee(ling $1,000.

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March 18, 1935.