Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 63 Part 1.djvu/1231

This page needs to be proofread.


63 STAT.] 81ST CONG., 1ST SESS.-CHS. 644-647-OCT. 7 , 1949 August 22, 1944, while serving with the United States Army Air Forces, who would be entitled to nonquota immigration status but for the death of her husband, shall, if otherwise found admissible to the United States, be deemed to be a nonquota immigrant. Approved October 7, 1949. [CHAPTER 645] AN ACT For the relief of Harry Fuchs. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the UnitedStates of Americain Congressassembled, That the Comptroller General of the United States be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to settle and adjust the claim of Harry Fuchs for refund of certain amounts paid for property purchased from the United States Marine Detachment, Tientsin, China, on or about December 5, 1941, but which property was never delivered to Mr. Fuchs by the Government and to allow in full and final settlement of the claim the amount of not to exceed $859. There is hereby appropriated the sum of $859, or so much thereof as may be necessary for the pay- ment of the said claim. Approved October 7, 1949. [CHAPTER 646] AN ACT For the relief of Mrs. Jack J. O'Connell. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That in the payment of the six months' gratuity under the Act of December 17, 1919 (41 Stat. 367), Captain Jack J. O'Connell, late of the Air Corps, United States Army, who died on December 2, 1934, shall be considered to have been qualified by examination for and to have accepted appoint- ment to the grade of captain on October 1, 1934, the date upon which he was promoted to the grade of captain: Provided,That the amount of any gratuity already paid to the widow of Captain O'Connell shall be deducted from the gratuity paid under the provisions of this Act. Approved October 7, 1949. [CHAPTER 647] AN ACT For the relief of Mrs. Giovanna Folio Discepolo. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled That (a) Mrs. Giovanna Folio Discepolo, a natural-born citizen of the United States, born in Bridgeport, Connecticut, on January 16 1909, who lost citi- zenship of the United States by voting in an Italian election in 1946, may be naturalized by taking, prior to one year from the enactment of this Act, before any diplomatic or consular officer of the United States abroad, the oaths prescribed by section 335 of the Nationality Act of 1940, as amended. (b) From and after naturalization under this Act, Mrs. Giovanna Folio Discepolo shall have the same citizenship status as that which existed immediately prior to its loss. Approved October 7, 1949. October 7,1949 [H. R. 4792] [Private Law 311] Harry Fuchs. October 7, 1949 [H. R . 4889] [Private Law 312] Mrs. Jack J. O'Con- nell. 10 U. s. o.0 903. October 7, 1949 [H. R. 6299] [Private Law 313] Mrs. Oiovanna Folio Discepolo. 54 Stat. 1157 . 8U.S.0.s735; Supp. II , § 735. 1195