PERSONNEL: Changes of the Week, Jul. 25, 1960

¶Ernest Robert Breech, 63, resigned as chairman of the board of the Ford Motor Co. after 14 years with the company, which he helped to turn from a moneyloser into the most profitable (on a per-share earnings basis) of the Big Three automakers. Taking over as board chairman for the time being is Ford President Henry Ford II, 42, who also continues as president. Breech, who will remain as a Ford director and chairman of the finance committee, has for three years wanted to "decelerate" at Ford after what he describes as "more than 40 years of an extremely active...

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