Mr. Ford found eleven other people who would purchase stock in his company and one of those investors owned a 50x250 foot factory building and Ford started production in that building in June of 1903. About a month later, on this date, they got their first order.
Then came the famous Model T in 1908 and that put Ford on top of the automobile industry. It was in production from 1908 until 1927 with a few improvements along the way:
I bet most of us sometime in the past has owned a Ford product. My Granddad had a 1940 Ford. That was the first car I drove, other than my Dad's DeSoto. You all be careful out there in your horseless carriages and have a great day, you hear?