Leigh Corporation has been authorized to issue 20,000 shares of - 13980

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Problem 13-6A


Leigh Corporation has been authorized to issue 20,000 shares of $100 par value, 10%, noncumulative preferred stock and 1,000,000 shares of no-par common stock. The corporation assigned a $2.5 stated value to the common stock. At December 31, 2012, the ledger contained the following balances pertaining to stockholders’ equity.

Preferred Stock



Paid-in Capital in Excess of Par—Preferred Stock



Common Stock



Paid-in Capital in Excess of Stated Value—Common Stock



Treasury Stock (1,000 common shares)



Paid-in Capital from Treasury Stock



Retained Earnings



The preferred stock was issued for land having a fair value of $140,000. All common stock issued was for cash. In November, 1,500 shares of common stock were purchased for the treasury at a per share cost of $13. In December, 500 shares of treasury stock were sold for $14 per share. No dividends were declared in 2012.

Prepare the journal entries for the: (Credit account titles are automatically indented when amount is entered. Do not indent manually.)



Issuance of preferred stock for land.



Issuance of common stock for cash.



Purchase of common treasury stock for cash.



Sale of treasury stock for cash.


Prepare the stockholders’ equity section at December 31, 2012. (For preferred stock, common stock and treasury stock enter the account name only and do not provide the descriptive information provided in the question.)


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