Ford Motor Co.

The annual report of the Ford Motor Co. is almost too good to be true. It reveals a financial success beyond the wildest dreams of most corporation executives. Also, it is undoubtedly one of the most lop- sided and extraordinary company statements in the world.

Assets include real estate valued at $112,030,755, machinery and equip- ment at $115,089,863, cash (including notes, accounts receivable, securities' patent rights, etc.) at $300,275,847, goodwill at $20,517,985 and deferred charges at $1,455,082, or a total for assets of $644,624,468 (as against $568,101,639 a year...

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