Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 33 Part 2.djvu/781

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2072 FIFTY-EIGHTH CONGRESS. Sess. HI. CHs. 1803—1806. 1905. bgfclg CHAP. 1803.--An Act For the relief of Gilbert Shaw. [Private. No- 1565-] Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Repi·e.sentati*ve.s of the United Gmm, Bmw_ States of America in Ocngress assembled, That Gilbert Shaw be, and he mlssuc oflund patent is hereby, authorized to select a tract of not more than one hundred and sixty acres of the public lands of the United States subject to homestead entry, for which a patent shall issue forthwith, without any requirement as to occupancy or improvement and without the payment of any fees or charges (homestead fees and charges having heretofore been paid by him), this grant being made by way of compensation on account of the loss of the northwest quarter of section t `r§y-one, in township eight north, range seven east, in Lancaster County, ebraska, in good faith taken, occupied, and improved by him, but found to be embraced within a ra1lroad—land grant previously made. Approved, March 3, 1905. ¥IfI*f°l£ CHAP. 1804.-An Act Granting an increase of pension to John H. Williams. T*"“’¤*€- N<>· *566-} Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United John H_ wm,,,,,,,, States of elmemca in Ocngress assembled, That the Secretary of the Inte- P¢¤=i°¤ i¤<=¤¤¤¤¤¤- rior be, and he IS hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, sub]ect to the provisions and limitations of the pension laws, glie name cg Johpd H. Williams, late assistantsurgeon, Fifth Regiment issouri tate ilitia Cavalry and pay him a pension at the rate of twenty dollars per month in lied of that he is now receiving. Approved, March 3, 1905. _ L[gr%h_isé;89p¤§. CHAP. 1805.-An Act Granting a pension to Paul G. Morgan. [Pr1vn{¤R0l1€6H` Be it enacted by t/ee Senate and House of Representatiwes q f the Uni ted Pm1G. Morgm States of America in Congress assembled, at the Secretary of the Pension. Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to place on the pension roll, subject to the provisions and limitations of the cnsion aws, the name ot Paul G. Morgan, late private United States lllarine Corps, and pay him a pension at the rate of six dollars per month. Approved, March 3, 1905. pérgp w u$mg—An Act For the relief of the heirs and assignees of Thomas [Private, No. 1568.] Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Re_pre8entatives of the United ~'fQ§",;”;g};§*°Y°¤d 'Stptes ofvfignefiica gongrgishaiseiyibled, That the title of the heirs of Titletccertain mp omas _ "_ a_ey_an nna 7 a ey his wife deceased, late of Vicks- §{§_ ‘§,,,,X{.§f§,§“'§g burg, Mississippi, or such person oi· persons,as by assi nment, transh°‘” 0*- fer, or convevance from, through, or under the said Tgomas Whaley and Anna_\N haley, his wife, may have claims thereto, to that certain _ property in the city of •VlCkSbUTg, Mississippi, particularly described D°’°'*P“°¤· as follows, to wit; Beginning at at ost at low—water mark on the east bank of the Mississippi River at the letter "A," as shown on a plat prepared by Samuel M. \Voods, civil engineer and surveyor; thence sogth sevenpy-seyen anld three-fourths degrees easttnine chains tota ce af] hemp nort twenty-eight degrees east five and fifty-six one- un 1 t s c ams to a post; thence south seventy-seven and threefourths degrees east two and forty—i1ve one-hundredths chains to a post; thence south ten degrees west eleven chains to a post; thence