Autos: Stalking the Mark III

Spies who stay out in the Detroit cold these days are working overtime trying to turn up intelligence about the final styling and appearance of the new Continental Mark III. As it happens, Ford Motor's Lincoln-Mercury division is shielding the Mark III like an H-bomb until its well-publicized first appearance at the Chicago auto show late this month. Last week, however, at least one spy managed to foil Ford's counter-intelligence and photograph a Mark III during trial spins at the company's Dearborn test track. The picture shows a very stylish car indeed....

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