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1056 Provio. Limitation on attor- ney's, etc., fees. Penalty for viola- tion. 75TH CONGRESS, 1ST SESSION-CHS. 645 -647-AUGUST 14, 1937 of her family: 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 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 receive any sum of the amount appropriated in this Act in excess of 10 per centum thereof on account of services rendered in connection with said claim, 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, August 14, 1937. [CHAPTER 646] August 14, 1937 [H. R. 5229] [Private, No. 292] Carson Bradford. Payment to. Proviso. Limitation on attor- ney's, etc.. fees. Penalty for viola- tion. AN ACT For the relief of Carson Bradford. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secre- tary of the Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to pay, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to Carson Bradford, of Miami, Dade County, Florida, the sum of $2,500, in full settlement of all claims against the United States for damage done to his house and property, located at Lake Weir, Marion County, Florida, on January 15, 1935, by agents of the Federal Bureau of Investigation of the Department of Justice in apprehend- ing certain fugitives from justice: 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 agents, attor- ney 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 receive any sum of the amount appropriated in this Act in excess of 10 per centum thereof on account of services rendered in connection with said claim, 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, August 14, 1937. [CHAPTER 647] August 14, 1937 [H. R. 7387] [Private, No. 293] AN ACT For the relief of Cecile C. Cameron. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the cecile c. cameron . United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary Pment to of the Treasury be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to pay to Cecile C. Cameron, widow of Alfred D. Cameron, late an Ameri- can Foreign Service officer assigned as American consul at London, England, the sum of $4,400, equal to one year's salary of her deceased husband, who died in illness incurred while at his post of tAppopriation an- duty in the Consular Service; and there is hereby authorized to be Ante, . 771. appropriated, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appro- priated, a sufficient sum to carry out the purpose of this Act. Approved, August 14, 1937.