Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1929.
|Chap. 106||Mrs. Joseph C. Akin. Payment to for death of husband.|
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 be, and he is hereby, authorized and directed to pay, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to Mrs. Joseph C. Akin, of Dolores, Montezuma County, Colorado, widow of Joseph C. Akin, who, while in the discharge of his duty as a deputy United States marshal, was killed by a band of renegade Ute Indians while he was attempting to arrest one Tse-Ne-Gat, a Ute Indian charged with murder, on the 21st day of February, 1915, the sum of $1,095, on account of the murder of her said husband while in the regular discharge of his duties in the service of the Government of the United States.
Approved, March 1, 1921.