In the introduction, he writes of Ford, "The genuine man remains elusive," which is an irritating way to try to lure the reader into a 500-page biography.
He was a church-going teetotaler, favored obscure Victorian-era folk dances and believed in the natural superiority of farms to cities--even in his workingman days, Ford managed to keep a country home.
In her novels, however, Ford presented a more complicated message: one that more fully developed both sides of the culturally tinctured Baptist message for women.
In many respects, Ford presents Grace Truman as the height of "true womanhood.
All of this made Henry Ford quite wealthy of course.
Surely the most dramatic proof that he meant what he said was when Ford doubled the pay of his employees, reducing their work hours simultaneously, all without raising the already inexpensive price of his superior product.
Ford's top ranking in the state goes counter to conventional thinking, which says California is an import-dominated market, said David Raphael, Western marketing manager for Ford.
Ford has led the pack in California four out of five years, he said.
Henry Ford changed the face of twentieth-century America with his development of the affordable automobile.
His antiques filled the Henry Ford Museum at Greenfield Village, and his collection of old-time dances filled a small book, with a lengthy title: Good Morning -- After a Sleep of Twenty-five Years, Old-fashioned Dancing is Being Revived by Mr.
In December 1994, Trotman unveiled Ford
2000, a global initiative that sought to remake the company by tearing up its regional structure in favor of one based on an integrated set of processes across product development, manufacturing, supply, and sales.
Though it's been more than 20 years since Ford
-powered cars have raced at Indianapolis, Ford
is no stranger to IndyCar racing.
If nothing else, a cohesive look and feel for the Ford
brand will eliminate the multiplicity of design themes that currently beleaguer the company.
designers, truth be told, hated their own designs.
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