AUTOS: Ford's Finest

In Lincoln-Mercury showrooms this week, well-heeled auto buyers inspected the new $10,238 Mark IV Continental limousine. Priced nearly $3,000 above the top of the 1957 line, a $7,500 convertible, the Continental includes as standard equipment $2,044 worth of accessories and usually optional equipment. These range from a $25 chrome curb-guard molding, up through electric doorlocks ($59.15 for four doors) to dual radios ($152.70 apiece) and dual air conditioners ($440 apiece). When the retractable curved-glass partition between the front and back seats is up, passengers and chauffeur can listen to...

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