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1836 SIXTY—NINTH CONGRESS. Sass. II. Cus. 456-458. 1927. denomination of $1,000 of the Victory Libergy Loan 4% per centum convertible old notes of 1922-1923, mscribe " Mrs. Alta F. Farns- worth,’* witi interest from December 15, 1922, to May 20, 1923, without presentation of the note, said note having been stolen after being asigned in blank by the registered payee, now deceased, and the estateof the registered payee having been reimbursed for the _ note by the DeWitt County National Bank, Clinton, Illinois: cenamén. Provwkled, That the said note s all not have been previously presented B°*’°"“‘°“‘· and paid: And provided further, That the said DeWitt County National Bank shall first reimburse the Postmaster General for any I°°°'“”“’ "°"°· indemnit paid, and shall file in the Treasury Department of the United Sytates a bond in the (penal sum of double the amount of the principal of the said note an the unpaid interest which had accrued , thereon when the principal became due and payable in such form and with such surety or sureties as may be acceptable to the Secretary of the Treasury with condition to indemnify and save harmless the United States from any loss on account of the note hereinbefore described. Approved, March 3, 1927. iLi1°i`izmi’c:iiii]` CHAP. 457.-An Act For the relief of the First National Bank, Savanna, [raven, No. m.] Illinois. _ Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the N§§Z§°Q%.¤1i}1f’ Fm United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary ,,.,*;·:g,*;gP,}},*gg_ °‘ l°°° of the T1·easury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to redeem, in favor of the First National Bank, Savanna, Illinois, United States Treasury note numbered 56663 in the denomination of $1,000, series C—1925, issued December 15, 1922, matured June 15, 1925, with interest from the date of issue to the date of maturity, at the rate of 4% Her centum per annum, without presentation of said note, the sai note, toget er with coupons due June 15, 1923, _ to June 15, 1925, inclusive, attached, havin been lost, stolen, §{,°,fd'g‘g,'m,_ or destroyed: Provided, That the said note sha§ not have been pre- viously presented and paid, and that pa ent shall not be made hereunder for any coupons which s allmhave been previously I"d°‘“”“’ °°“d• presented and paid: And lprovzkled further, That the 'said First National Bank, Savanna, linois, shall first file in the Treasury Department a bond in the penal sum of double the amount of the principal of the said note and the unpaid interest which had accrued thereon when the principal became due and payable, in such form and with such surety or sureties as may be acceptable to the Secretary of the Treasury, with condition to indemnify and save harmless the United States from any loss on account of t e Treasury note or the . coupons thereof hereinbefore described. Approved, March 3, 1927. Mmm s, mr.

 CHAP. 458.-An Act For the relief of A. B. Cameron.

A B mmm Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the abinibuimieni to United States of America in Uonigress assembled, That the Secretary {§{,,§‘f“"°° '°"“°'°‘i of the Treasury is hereby authorized and directed to pay, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the sum of $1,009 to A. B. Cameron as compensation in full for loss sustained because of the failure of the postmaster at Pittsburg, Oklahoma, to deliver to said A. B. Cameron a r pistered letter in which was inclosed a check drawn on the Firsteglational Bank of Henryetta, Oklahoma, for $1,442, dated July 5, 1923, and received at said oilice