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THE

STATUTES AT LARGE

OF THE

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

FROM

MARCH, 1913, TO MARCH, 1915,

CONCURRENT RESOLUTIONS OF THE TWO HOUSES OF CONGRESS,

AND

RECENT TREATIES, CONVENTIONS, AND EXECUTIVE

PROCLAMATIONS

EDITED, PRINTED, AND PUBLISHED BY AUTHORITY OF CONGRESS

UNDER THE DIRECTION OF THE SECRETARY OF STATE

VOL. XXXVIII

IN TWO PARTS

PART 1-Public Acts and Resolutions
PART 2-Private Acts and Resolutions, Concurrent Resolutions,

Treaties, and Proclamations

PART 2

WASHINGTON

1915

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LIST

OF THE

PRIVATE ACTS AND RESOLUTIONS OF CONGRESS

CONTAINED IN THIS VOLUME.

ACTS OF THE SIXTY-THIRD CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES.

STATUTE I.–1913.

Page.

Angelo Albano. An Act To authorize the payment of an indemnity to the Italian Government

for the killing of Angelo Albano, an Italian subject. November 14, 1913....

1229

RESOLUTIONS.

1230

Mr8. A. E. Grant. Joint Resolution Extending the leave of absence of Mrs. A. E. Grant. May 29,

1913... Thomas Green Peyton. Joint Resolution To authorize the appointment of Thomas Green Peyton

as a cadet in the United States Military Academy. September 3, 1913......

1230

STATUTE II.-1913–1914.

H. W. O' Melveny. An Act To authorize the sale and issuance of patent for certain land to H. W.
O'Melveny. December 15, 1913..

1231 Joe Joubert. An Act Providing for the issuance of patent to Joe Joubert. January 31, 1914... 1231 Pensions, Civil War. An Act Granting pensions and increase of pensions to certain soldiers and

sailors of the Civil War and certain widows and dependent relatives of such soldiers and
sailors. February 19, 1914...

1232 Pensions, Civil War. An Act Granting pensions and increase of pensions to certain soldiers and

sailors of the Civil War and certain widows and dependent relatives of such soldiers and
sailors... February 19, 1914...

1232 Pensions, Civil War. An Act Granting pensions and increase of pensions to certain soldiers and

sailors of the Civil War and rtain widows and dependent relatives such sold and sailors. February 19, 1914..

1239 New England Steamship Company. An Act For the relief of the New England Steamship Company. February 20, 1914..

1244 Frank Parker. An Act For the relief of Captain Frank Parker, March 20, 1914..

1244 Marshalltown, Iowa. An Act To authorize and direct the Secretary of the Treasury to relinquish

the rights of the United States in and to a part of a certain alley in the city of Marshalltown, Iowa. April 3, 1914....

1244 Hugh P. Strong. An Act For the relief of Hugh P. Strong. April 6, 1914.

1245 J. A. Matheny. An Act Authorizing J. A. Matheny, of Colony, Wyoming, to make homestead entry. April 6, 1914.....

1245 Bellevadorah Steele. An Act For the relief of Bellevadorah Steele. April 15, 1914..

1245 Severin and Berthe L. Evensen. An Act For the relief of Severin and Berthe L. Evensen, dependent parents of Sigurd Evensen. April 16, 1914...

1246 Phoebe W. Chase. An Act For the relief of Phoebe W. Chase. April 16, 1914.

1246 George W. Hoyt. An Act For the relief of George W. Hoyt. April 17, 1914..

1246 Theresa A. Murray. An Act For the relief of Theresa A. Murray. April 18, 1914...

1246 Lawson Réno. An Act For the relief of Lawson Reno, collector second district of Kentucky. April 18, 1914.....

1247 C. E. Moore. An Act For the relief of C. E. Moore. April 18, 1914..

1247 W. D. McLean. An Act For the relief of W.:D. McLean, alias Donald McLean. April 20, 1914., 1247 Pensions, Civil War. An Act Granting pensions and increase of pensions to certain soldiers and

sailors of the Civil War and certain widows and dependent children of soldiers and sailors of said war. April 24, 1914....

1247 Diocese of Montana. An Act Granting to the trustees of the diocese of Montana of the Protestant

Episcopal Church, for the benefit of "Christ Church On-the-Hill," at Poplar, Montana,
lots five, six, and seven, in block thirty, town site of Poplar, State of Montana. May 2, 1914. 1256

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Page. Pensions, Civil War. An Act Granting pensions and increase of pensions to certain soldiers and

sailors of the Civil War and certain widows and dependent children of soldiers and sailors of
said war. May 2, 1914...

1256 Samuel H. Donaldson. An Act For the relief of the heirs of the late Samuel H. Donaldson. May 7, 1914.

1267 Edward 'O'Toole. An Act For the relief of Allen Edward O'Toole and others, who sustained damage by reason of accident at Rock Island Arsenal. May 8, 1914...

1267 Marguret McQuade. An Act For the relief of Margaret McQuade. May 9, 1914..

1267 Richard C. Reed. An Act To waive for one year the age limit for the appointment as assistant

paymaster in the United States Navy in the case of Landsman for Electrician Richard C.
Reed, United States Navy. May 9, 1914...

1267 Gordon W. Nelson. An Act For the relief of Gordon W. Nelson. May 9, 1914.

1268 Delia C. Condron. An Act Quieting the title to lot forty-four in square one hundred and seventytwo in the city of Washington. _May 12, 1914...

1268 Frank Ellsworth McCorkle. An Act To reinstate Frank Ellsworth McCorkle as a cadet at United States Military Academy. May 16, 1914....

1268 Gordon W. Nelson. An Act To amend an Act entitled "An Act for the relief of Gordon W. Nelson," approved May ninth, nineteen hundred and fourteen. May 21, 1914.

1268 John Russell. An Act Directing the issuance of patent to John Russell. May 25, 1914..

1269 John D. and William McKnight. An Act Authorizing the quitclaiming of the interest of

United States in certain land situated in Hampden County, Massachusetts. June 10, 1914.. 1269 Pensions, Regulars, and other than Civil War. An Act Granting pensions and increase of pensions

to certain soldiers and sailors of the Regular Army and Navy, and of other wars than the
Civil War, and certain widows and dependent relatives of such soldiers and sailors. June
15, 1914...

1269 Pensions, Civil War. . An Act Granting pensions and increase of pensions to certain soldiers and

sailors of the Civil War and certain widows and dependent relatives of such soldiers and
sailors. June 15, 1914...

1271 Pensions, Regulars, and other than Civil War. An Act Granting pensions and increase of pensions

to certain soldiers and sailors of the Regular Army and Navy and of wars other than the
Civil War, and to certain widows and dependent relatives of such soldiers and sailors. June
15, 1914...

1278 Pensions, Regulars, and other than Civil War. An Act Granti pensions and increase of pensions to

certain soldiers and sailors of the Regular Army and Navy and of wars other than the Civil
War, and to certain widows and dependent relatives of such soldiers and sailors. June 15,
1914..

1279 Pensions, Civil War. . An Act Granting pensions and increase of pensions to certain soldiers and

sailors of the Civil War and certain widows and dependent relatives of such soldiers and
sailors. June 16, 1914...

1280 Pensions, Regulars, and other than Civil War. An Act Granting pensions and increase of pensions

to certain soldiers and sailors of the Regular Army and Navy and of wars other than the Civil
War, and to certain widows and dependent relatives of such soldiers and sailors. June 16,
1914..

1286 Pensions, Civil War. An Act Granting pensions and increase of pensions to certain soldiers and

sailors of the Civil War and certain widows and dependent relatives of such soldiers and
sailors. June 16, 1914...

1288 Charles C. Crowell. An Act To reimburse Charles C. Crowell for two months' extra pay in lieu of traveling expenses. June 18, 1914...

1293 James Harvey Dennis. An Act To carry out the findings of the Court of Claims in the case of James Harvey Dennis, June 18, 1914...

1294 Daniel Hampton. An Act For the relief of Daniel Hampton. June 19, 1914..

1294 Jacob Wirth. An Act For the reimbursement of Jacob Wirth for two horses lost while hired by the United States Geological Survey. June 19, 1914..

1294 Joel J. Parker. An Act For the relief of Joel J. Parker, June 19, 1914.

1295 Atlantic Coast Line Railroad Company. An Act For the relief of the Atlantic Coast Line Railroad Company. June 22, 1914..

1295 Francis Graves Bonham. An Act To reinstate Francis Graves Bonham as a cadet at the United States Military Academy. June 24, 1914..

1295 Thomas B. McClintic. An Act For the relief of the widow of Thomas B. McClintic, deceased. June 25, 1914..

1295 John Q. Adams. An Act For the relief of John Q. Adams. June 25, 1914.

1296 Mrs. Thomas G. Prioleau. An Act For the relief of Mrs. Thomas G. Prioleau, widow of Thomas G. Prioleau. June 30, 1914...

1296 Pensions, Civil War. An Act Granting pensions and increase of pensions to certain soldiers and

sailors of the Civil War and certain widows and dependent children of soldiers and sailors
of said war. July 1, 1914..

1296 Pete Jelovac. An Act For the relief of Pete Jelovac. July 7, 1914.

1302 Rachel E. Dangerfield Boast. An Act To authorize the issuance of patent to Rachel E. Dangerfield

Boast for the southeast quarter of section twenty-one and the northeast quarter of section
twenty-eight, township one south, range fifty-seven west of the sixth principal meridian.
July 9, 1914.

1302 Ernest C. Stahl. An Act For the relief of Ernest C. Stahl. July 14, 1914.

1303 Ella 0. Richardson. An Act For the relief of Ella O. Richardson. July 17, 1914.

1303 Judd McKelvey. An Act For the relief of Judd McKelvey. July 17, 1914..

1303

Page. James Gunning. An Act Authorizing the issuance of a patent to James Gunning for lot two, sec

tion thirty-two, township twenty-nine north, range thirty-nine east, Montana. July 17,
1914...

1304 Mrs. Andrew Riganopolous. An Act For the relief of Mrs. Andrew Riganopolous. July 17, 1914.. 1304 Helen Wakefield. An Act For the relief of Helen Wakefield, July 17, 1914..

1304 George Gardells. An Act For the relief of George Gardells. July 17, 1914.

1304 Pennsylvania Engineering Company, An Act For the relief of the Pennsylvania Engineering Company, of the city of Philadelphia. July 17, 1914.

1304 John Streckfus. An Act For the relief of John Streckfus. July 17, 1914.

1305 Philip Felst Herwig. An Act For the relief of the estate of Philip Felix Herwig, deceased. July 17, 1914..

1305 Charles A. Davidson and Charles M. Campbell. An Act To carry into effect findings of the Court

of Claims in the cases of Charles A. Davidson and Charles M. Campbell. July 17, 1914. 1305 Mary Abel. An Act For the relief of Mary Abel. July 17, 1914..

1306 Marcus L. Pelham. An Act For the relief of Marcus L. Pelham. July 17, 1914.

1306 Mary E. Goodley. An Act For the relief of Mary E. Goodley. July 17, 1914...

1306 Hosea Stone. An Act For the relief of Hosea Stone. July 17, 1914..

1306 Charles L. Hill. An Act For the relief of Charles L. Hill. July 17, 1914.

1307 Stanley J. Morrow. An Act For the relief of Stanley J. Morrow. July 17, 1914.

1307 John T. Glynn. An Act For the relief of John T. Glynn. July 17, 1914.

1307 C. M. Hammond. An Act For the relief of C. M. Hammond. July 17, 1914.

1307 Elizabeth Muhleman. An Act For the relief of Elizabeth Muhleman, widow of Samuel A. Muhleman, deceased. July 17, 1914..

1308 W.D. Stoyer. An Act For the relief of W. D. Stoyer, administrator of the estate of Henry S. Stoyer. July 17, 1914....

1308 Henry La Roque. An Act For the relief of Henry La Roque. July 17, 1914.

1308 Commissioner of Internal Revenue. An Act For the relief of the Commissioner of Internal Revenue. July 17, 1914..

1308 Louis Eder. An Act To authorize Louis Eder to enter lands under the homestead laws. July 17, 1914.

1309 John D. Baldwin. An Act For the relief of John D. Baldwin. July 17, 1914..

1309 John R. Norris. An Act For the relief of John R. Norrig. July 17, 1914.

1309 William P. Havenor. An Act For the relief of William P. Havenor. July 17, 1914.

1309 Hyacinthe Villeneuve. An Act For the relief of Hyacinthe Villeneuve. July 17, 1914.

1310 Charles R. Grant. An Act For the relief of Charles R. Grant. July 17, 1914....

1310 Nozubee County, Miss., title to lot in. An Act To quiet title to lot five, section thirty-three, township fourteen, range eighteen east, Noxubee County, Mississippi.' July 17, 1914.

1310 George W. Cary. An Act For the relief of George W. Cary. July 18, 1914...

1311 Serapio Romero. An Act For the relief of Serapio Romero, late postmaster at Las; Vegas, New Mexico, July 18, 1914..

1311 T. J. Semmes. An Act For the relief of the estate of T.J. Semmes, deceased. July 18, 1914.. 1311 Pensions, Civil War. . An Act Granting pensions and increase of pensions to certain soldiers and

sailors of the Civil War and certain widows and dependent children of soldiers and sailors of said war. July 21, 1914..

1312 Pensions, Regulars, and other than Civil War. An Act Granting pensions and increase of pensions

to certain soldiers and sailors of the Regular Army and Navy, and certain soldiers and sailors

of wars other than the Civil War, and to widows of such soldiers and sailons. July 21, 1914... 1326 Pensions, Civil War. An Act Granting pensions and increase of pensions to certain soldiers and

sailors of the Civil War and certain widows and dependent children of soldiers and sailors of said war. July 21, 1914......

1329 Pensions, Regulars, and other than Civil War. An Act Granting pensions and increase of pensions

to certain soldiers and sailors of the Regular Army and Navy, and certain soldiers and sailors

of wars other than the Civil War, and to widows of such soldiers and sailons, July 21, 1914... 1337 Pensions, Civil War. An Act Granting pensions and increase of pensions to certain soldiers and

sailors of the Civil War, and certain widows and dependent children of soldiers and sailors of said war, July 21, 1914...

1338 Pensions, Regulars, and other than Civil War. An Act Granting pensions and increase of pensions

to certain soldiers and sailors of the Regular Army and Navy, and certain soldiers and sailors

of wars other than the Civil War, and to widows of such soldiers and sailors. July 21, 1914.... 1350 Pensions, Civil War... An Act Granting pensions and increase of pensions to certain soldiers and

sailors of the Civil War, and certain widows and dependent children of soldiers and sailors of said war. July 21, 1914...

1353 Pensions, Regulars, and other than Civil War. An Act Granting pensions and increase of pensions

to certain soldiers and sailors of the Regular Army and Navy, and certain soldiers and sailors

of wars other than the Civil War, and to widows of such soldiers and sailors. July 21, 1914.... 1360 Pensions, Regulars, and other than Civil War. An Act Granting pensions and increase of pensions

to certain soldiers and sailors of the Regular Army and Navy, and certain soldiers and sailors

of wars other than the Civil War, and to widows of such soldiers and sailors. July 21, 1914... 1361 Pensions, Civil War. An Act Granting pensions and increase of pensions to certain soldiers and

sailors of the Civil War and certain widows and dependent children of soldiers and sailors of said war. July 21, 1914...

1362 Fort Bidwell Indian School, Cal., occupants of lands in. An Act Authorizing the disposal of a portion of the Fort Bidwell Indian School, California. July 21, 1914.

1374 Jennie 8. Sherman, An Act For the relief of Jennie S. Sherman or her heirs. 21, 1914.

1374

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