For loop problems Unix Shell Script Please help me

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bossman5000

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write a Unix shellscripthat will take the information from two files and combine into another file
I created both files in vi and they are




file1
David 734.854.5643
Roberto 313.432.4532
Sally 267.423.5412
Mary 435.432.7654
Ted 324.642.6743
Alice 234.576.3245
Frank 342.465.6754





and the second file is


file2
Roberto Tuesday 2
Sally Monday 8
Ted Sunday 16
Alice Wednesday 23
David Thursday 10
Mary Saturday 14
Frank Friday 15




The output file should be like this:
Name----------------On-Call--------------------Phone-------Start Time
Sally---------------- Monday ---------------267.423.5412------8am
Roberto-------------Tuesday---------------313.432.4532---------2am
Alice---------------Wednesday-------------234.576.3245-------11pm
David---------------Thursday---------------734.854.5643---------10am
Frank----------------Friday------------------342.465.6754-------3pm
Mary---------------Saturday-----------------435.432.7654-------2pm
Ted-----------------Sunday------------------324.642.6743------4pm





$file1 | sort > file1.sort
$file2 | sort > $file2.sort

echo -e "name\t days\t \phone numbers\t \Time\t"

for day in Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
name=`cat $file2.sort | grep $Oncall | cut -d, -f1`
if { $name }; then
phone = `cat file1.sort | grep $name | cut -d, -f2`
echo -e "$names\t \days\t \$phonenumbers \$Time
fi
done


Did I do the for loop right??
What else do i need to add to the loop.
how to loop around again??
I know how to do the convert time
 

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