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Articles of Agreement, made this / day of -
A.D. 1923 by and between Congregation B'nai Israel, a corporation
of the first part, designated hereinafter as the employer, and
Rev. B. Safer, of the second part, designated hereinafter as the
. employee, ,itnesseth:
Said first party hereby employees said secoridT urty
as Cantor and Rteverend of the said Congregation for a period of
one year beginning IJovember 1, A.D. 1923 at a yearly salary of
five hundred dollars, payable at the end of every three months,
said first quarterly payment to be made three months after the
first of NTovemnber, A.D. 1923.
And in consideration therefir it shall be the duty
of said second party and he hereby agrees to act and serve in
the capacity of Cantomand Reverend for said Congregation for
Sthe period of time above specified and for the salary above
mentioned, acting and performing the usual and customary duties
and services of a Cantor and'Reverend.
Said second party further agrees that :he will official
at the congregation aforesaid on each and every Saturday and jew
ish holiday during the above specified period, and on all week
days when the scrow is read.
Said second party further agrees that on all jewish
holidays when the Schofar should be blown, that he will act as
SBwall Tokea for said congregation, and blow the schofar.
Said second party further agrees that he will officiate
Sat all eddine- end fu;neralz during said period when required -
by the president of the congregation, or other officer in charge
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It is imutu7lly un~r1.eOrstod n',i acr e-d th-.:-t s. : seco.-
n .rt" sh al for th-e ur'.oe of th-.is a creernnt be under? the
direct ion and supervision of the President of the Congregation,
or in the absence of said president acting in such capacity ,
Stein the off icier designated by said congregation, on notice
beitr-c first .zivcn to ssi'1 se-cond party.
In addition to Ss.id salary above mentioned, s.id first
narty agrees to pay to said second party ten per cent (10-.)) of
the amount of all dues collected by said part-r as and for dues
from members of said congregation during the period of said con-
tract, and. Siso the, sum of fifteen per cent (15.)j of all dues
collected from members by said second partyT fromemrbers iho at
t.he time of collect.inr said. blues are note members of said con-
gregation, the purpose of t'-.is provision, being and. the intent
is to pay? to said. second party fifteen per cent (15 ) from new
members made such by said. second party, and ten pelr cent from
old or present members. It is further agreed that said percent-
a.e = rynments are to be deducted and p:.id by s aid first part;: to
said second part-- at the time of payment of said dues to said
congregation by said see ond party.
It is mutually Fgreed that aD .1 moneys collecTed by
said second part shall be turned in to said congr.-: nation by
himnzsai at th; first. re.ulrir meetingg of siid conrreeat ion next
succedinc the collection of said dues, that is to say, said
second party is to report. at each regular meeting on all moneys
collected by him for said congregation.
Tt r."-. '-,i.--- t lr o.-r4 th t :.i 1 f !rs pqirtr
sf.l hsve the, ri-ht sn,-1 sid, first. pr t' '-ierebv exprTessl re-
serves the ri-,-ht to nr fP-r the pulpit of said concgrr-,gation to
any other c-4.ntor or rabbi l during the period of this agreement
whenever said f first party so desires, upon first notifying and.
advising said. second party of the action of sid first party.
In the event that the said congregation pursuant to the
next above paragraph engages a special cantor for any of the
holidays occurring during the period of this agreement, said second(
party agrees to permit-the said special cantor to perform the
Musafh and Nilah, said second party refraining from same, but the
said second part:,r is to attend to and perform the Schachris and
other services incident to and enumerated and specified in this
Said second party further agrees that he will at no time
during the period of this agreement leave the City of JacksonvillE
unless he first obtain the consent of the President of said Con-
gregation, or unless said leave be at a time when his services
to said congregation be not required.
Signed and executed the day and year first above writer
at Jacksonville, Florida.
Signed, sealed. endd delivered
in the presence of us:
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Congregation B'nai Israel (Seal)
S. Its aec retaViy. /
3oard of Directo-s.
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