65 STAT.] Private Law
PRIVATE LAW 274—SEPT. 27, 1951 272
AN ACT For the relief of Polly Anne Caldwell.
September 27, 1951 [S. 626]
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That, solely for the purpose of section 4(a) and section 9 of the Immigration Act of 1924, and notwithstanding any provisions excluding from admission to the United States persons of races ineligible to citizenship, Polly Anne Caldwell, a minor half-Japanese child, shall be considered the alien natural-born child of Sergeant and Mrs. Fred W. Caldwell, citizens of the United States. Approved September 27, 1951. Private Law 273
43 Stat. 155, 157. 8 U.S.C. §§204 (a), 209.
CHAPTER 427 AN ACT For the relief of Howard I. Smith
September 27, 1951 [S. 810]
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Treasury is authorized and directed to pay, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to Howard I. Smith, of 4100 Arkansas Avenue Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia, the sum of $585, in full satisfaction of his claim against the United States for reimbursement for financial losses suffered by him, including the abandonment of his personal property and forfeiture of advance rental payment, as an employee of the Economic Cooperation Administration, resulting from the emergency evacuation of Economic Cooperation Administration personnel from Shanghai, China, ordered by the United States State Department in May 1949: Provided, That no part of the amount appropriated in this Act in excess of 10 per centum 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 notwithstanding. 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. Approved September 27, 1951. P r i v a t e Law 274
Howard I. Smith.
CHAPTER 428 AN ACT For the relief of Ann Lamplugh.
Be it enacted by the Senate and Hoiise of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembledy That the Secretary of the Treasury is authorized and directed to pay, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to Ann Lamplugh, of New York City, New York, the sum of $10,000, in full satisfaction of all claims against the United States for compensation for the death of her husband, Elmer L. Lamplugh, who was killed when struck by a United States Air Force truck, on September 23, 1949, at Kimpo Airport, Korea: Provided, That no part of the amount provided for in this Act shall be subject to any claim for reimbursement to any insurance company or compensation insurance fund which
September 27, 1951 [S. 880]