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2342 74TH CONGRESS. SESS. II . CHS. 686, 687, 716. JUNE 20, 22,1936. PrOflilo. to the United States from Lisbon, Portugal: PrO'lJided, That no part Limitation on attor· . d'h'A . f10 t ney's, etc., fees. of the amount appropnate m t IS ct In excess 0 per cen um thereof shall be paid or delivered to or received by any agent or attorney on account of services rendered in connection with this claim, and the same shall be unlawful, any contract to the contrary PenaltyrQrvlolation. notwithsta.nding. 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. . I une 20, 19311. Ill. I . Res. 179.] [Prlv. Res. , No.5 .) Approved, June 20,1936. [CHAPTER 687.] JOINT RESOLUTION Authorizing the President to present the Navy Cross to J. Harold Arnold. Resowed by the Se1Ufie .aM House of Representati1Jes of t~ I. Harold Arnold. United States of Amerzca ~n Oongress lMsemhled, That the Presl- Presentation of Navy • h' ed hNC JHIdAld Cross to, authorized. dent IS aut onz to present t e avy ross to . aro rno, Iune 22, 11136. lB. R . 4085.] [Private, No. 668.) 10seph Watkins. Payment to. who enlisted as A. A . Schovan, and whose name now appears on record as J. Harold Arnold, formerly drummer of the Thirty-first Company, Fourth Regiment United States Marine Corps, who, in action involving actual conftict with the enemy, distin~ished him- self conspicuously by gallantry and intrepidity at the rIsk of his life above and beyond the call of duty. Approved, June 20, 1936. [CHAPTER 716.] AN ACT For the relief of Joseph Watkins. Be it enooted by the Serude and H()IUSe of Rep'I'elMntatives of the United States of America in Oongres8 asse mhled, That the Secre- tary of the Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to pay, out of an,. money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to Joseph Watkms the sum of $3,000 in full settlement of all claims against the United States because of personal injuries sustained by the said Joseph Watkins in May 1916 while he was a pupil in the LPrIW,UtOt'l tt Pipestone Indian School in Minnesota: Prov'ided, That no palt of 1maononaor·h . ted· h' A' f0 ney's,etc.,rees. t e amount approprla' m t IS ct In excess 0 1 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 reeeive any sum of the amount appropriated in this Act in exOOffi of 10 per centum thereof on account of services rendered in connection with Penalty for violation. said claim, any contract to the contra.ry notwithstanding. Any per- son violating the provisions of this Act l-ihall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction thereof shall be fined in any sum not exceeding $1,000. Approved, June 22, 1936.