This will confirm having
arranged with you to operate the Haynes Mill Barber Shop and
Bath Room at Avondale, N. C. on a commission basis as follows:
Under the arrangement
you are to report weekly the total receipts taken in by you,
together with any one or more helping you. From the total receipts
of you and your helpers will then be deducted expenses
you may buy to start off with (all replacements to be
furnished by you)
tonic, lotions, etc.
|Upkeep of equipment
(if you have one)
|Cost of paint
(the inside of the building has just been painted but
if it should become necessary to paint the inside again
cost of the paint is to be included as expense; Cliffside
Mills will furnish the labor to put the paint on)
|Cost to keep
plumbing in good condition
The Cliffside Mills
is to equip the shop with three window shades to begin with
and if it should become necessary for replacement or repairs,
such replacement or repair will be included as expense.
After deducting expenses
from your total income as mentioned above, 20% of the balance is to be paid Cliffside Mills weekly and you
are to retain 80%.
If the arrangement
should be discontinued and you should cease to operate the shop, 20% of all supplies, towels, hair tonics, etc.,
is to remain in the shop as the property of Cliffside Mills
and you are to have 80% of such supplies.
This letter is written
in duplicate and if the same is according to your understanding,
please so indicate by signing in space provided below.
(signed) H. M.
The above is
to my understanding and is satisfactory and accepted.
(signed) B. F.