(“Alexander Primary Glider,” photographer unknown, ca. 1930. Courtesy of Special Collections, Pikes Peak Library District. Image Number: 056-10256.)

Written on the back of the photograph: “Alexander Primary Glider ‘The Trainer,’ $375 ready-to-fly. In 1930 the year of the glider craze, Alexander Industries produced about 60% of all gliders built in U.S.A.”

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