Personal injury and death cases arising in certain foreign countries. May 13 (calendar day, May 31), 1935. -- Ordered to be printed. Date: 1935-05-13; Publication: Serial Set Vol. No. 9879, Session Vol. No.2; Report: S.Rpt. 751;
"Li Shih-ch'i was shot to death on September 21, 1920, by James (Pot) Petticrew, a member of the crew of the U.S. transport Merritt, at Chinwangtao.The matter was brought to the Department [of State]'s attention on December 28, 1920, and the matter was settled by the payment of $1000 U.S. currency to the widow of the deceased in September 1923."