In 1979 Henry Ford moved away from home and landed in Detroit Michigan. for work. He became a apprentice in a machine shop and then moved to the Detroit Drydock Company. During his apprenticeship he recieved $2.50 a week, but room and board cost $3.50 so he labored nights repairing clocks and watches. This event is significant
because it was Henry's first time starting his working life to become Americas best car creator(Brewer 151).
become Americas best car creator (Brewer, 151).