On January 1, 2012, Magnus Corporation had 60,000 shares of $1 par value common stock issued and outstanding. During the year, the following transactions occurred:
Mar. 1 Issued 25,000 shares of common stock for $550,000.June 1 Declared a cash dividend of $2.00 per share to stockholders of record on June 15.June 30 Paid the $2.00 cash dividend.Dec. 1 Purchased 5,000 shares of common stock for the treasury for $22 per share.Dec. 15 Declared a cash dividend on outstanding shares of $2.25 per share to stockholders of record on December 31.
Prepare journal entries to record the above transactions.