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On this day: 01-01-1919

Edsel takes father´s job

Edsel Ford succeeded his father, Henry Ford, as president of the Ford Motor Company. That same day, the company announced that it would increase its minimum wage to $6.00 per day. Henry Ford made history in 1914 by increasing the minimum wage in his factories to $5.00 per day, far more than his competitors were paying.

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Yearmakemodel0-601/4 mileComment
1966AC CarsCobra 427ci/425hp 4spd0.00012.200Car Craft
1964AC CarsCobra 289ci/271hp 4spd5.70014.000Car Life
Yearmakemodel0-601/4 mileComment
1963AC CarsCobra 289ci/271hp 4spd5.80013.800Motor Trend