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The charter of the Sanders Corporation authorizes the issuance of 1,500,000 shares of no- par common stock and 500,000 shares of 8 percent, $ 50 par value, cumulative preferred stock. These events affected shareholders’ equity during the first year of operation:
1. 200,000 shares of common stock were sold for $ 15 per share.
2. 40,000 shares of preferred stock were sold at $ 52 per share.
3. A building with a fair market value of $ 560,000 was acquired for a cash payment of $ 150,000 and 17,000 shares of common stock.
4. 30,000 shares of common stock were issued for $ 690,000 cash.
5. A dividend of $ 1 per share for common and $ 4 per share for preferred stock was declared.
Required:
A. Record the transactions just described.
B. Prepare the shareholders’ equity section of the balance sheet for December 31 assuming that Sanders generated $ 945,000 of income.


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