Clipped From Butler County Democrat
Tree t h Grand preliminaries A BONUS SYSTEM AT THE NILES The bonus system that has proven popular in many m a n u f a c t u r iluslries has been put inlo effect by Ihe Niles Tool Works Co. A notice to the men has been posted posted in t h e shop. The notice is as follows : For the purpose of ciiconragii) g time as briefly meeting effected, president working lodges Ohio; join of of ban employees lo lose possible, the company has decided lo pay a bonus for icgiilarily. beginning .January '2, Jfll7. ami lor now of and change obliged of the As a continuing for a period of 28 weeks, ending July 141 h, 1917,- Ihe company company will pay every four weeks ( t h a i is, nn every second pay a bonus to each employee who sbal have put in 95 |er cent or more uL straight lime during the four week's period. Holidays on which the plant i: shul down, that may come in any foil vcek's period, will not be counlcd a ost lime in determining bonus. Ixiss of straight t i m e due lo ness, promptly reported to your for man, may not be regarded as los time, bill each case will be considcrc separately. The bonus lo be paid lo each worl man entillcd lo receive it, will be J per cent of his .total wages for tl four week's period, including ovc . of M time (but no! including piece woi profits) and it will be paid on every oud pay-day in the same manner wages are paid. J'hc foregoing applies to all em- oyces who are paid by the hour. The Nilcs Tool Works Co.. A. WOOD, Works -Manager.