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As part of the 1958 investigation, YCSD detectives obtained a copy of Elbert Warren's personnel file from the Bowlan Glove Factory.

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Bowlan Glove Factory, Inc.
Oxford, Mississippi

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

 

Name

Elbert Warren

Social Security Number:

425-XX-XXXX

Date of Birth:

9/29/21

Date of Hire:

6/10/40

Previous Employer::

no previous experience, graduated North Yoknapatawpha HS '40

Address:

19C Piney Woods Apts., Oxford

 

Box 87, Pea Ridge Farm Road, Oxford

Telephone:

CEntral 4-4461

Telephone:

CEntral 4-3284

Notify in Case of Emergency:

(Name, Address, Telephone, Relationship)

Lucille Warren, Rural Route 4, Box 15, Oxford CEntral 2-3112 Mother

Jean Louise Warren, Box 87, Pea Ridge Farm Road, Oxford Wife

Is employee a participant in voluntary payroll deduction life insurance plan?

Yes X No

Beneficiary Information: (Name, Relationship, Date of Birth)

(file note indicates that the first beneficiary was Lucille Warren, Elbert's mother)

Changes: (Date, description, if beneficiary change include relationship and date of birth)

Beneficiary change, 12/4/50, Jean Louise Warren, Wife, 8-17-22

Cashed in, cancelled plan 4/25/58: value, $2,650

Health Record/Company Physical:

6/11/40 passed company physical

10/12/44 passed company physical

10/15/47 passed company physical

10/16/50 passed company physical

10/12/53 passed company physical

10/12/56 passed company physical

Termination Information:

6/3/42 military leave

4/11/58 layoff
Note to management: Warren was among several who threatened Mr. Bowlan and and Mr. Izard, make certain he has returned all master keys.

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POSITION
FROM
TO
HOURLY RATE
NOTATIONS

Warehouseman

6/10/40
10/11/40
$0.55

 

"
10/14/40
10/3/41
$0.85

 

Packer

10/6/41
6/3/42
$0.72

 

Military Leave

6/3/42
10/12/44

 

Rehired 10/12/44

Assembler

10/12/44
11/30/45
$1.10

Recommend Elbert for supervisory position: gets high performance from crews, but has had displays of bad temper, keep an eye out

" "
12/3/45
11/15/46
$1.15

 

Asst. Supervisor Packing

11/18/46
12/2/48
$1.20

Warning 12/15/47, slowing production schedule

" "
12/5/48
11/4/49
$1.35

Second Warning 1/3/49, abusive disciplining of subordinate

" "
11/7/49
12/1/50
$1.45

Third Warning 11/30/49, abusive disciplining, docked two days pay

" "
12/4/50
11/15/52
$1.50

 

Packing Supervisor

11/17/52
11/5/54
$1.75

Fourth Warning 2/20/53, interfering with assembly mgr, argument, docked two days

" "
11/8/54
11/15/56
$1.90

Fifth Warning 11/15/56, argument with asst. foreman, demoted to assistant super.

Asst. Supervisor Packing

11/16/56
11/8/57
$1.85

 

" "
11/11/57
4/11/58
$1.90

NOTE: Union Sympathizer /troublemaker

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