Banker H. Chase Stone on March 5, 1941. According to a biography on the Pikes Peak Library
District’s website, Stone started as a cashier at the First National Bank in Colorado Springs
in 1935. In five years, he became assistant vice president of the bank, then vice president
and, finally, president. Stone became a leading champion of Colorado Springs’ economic development.
He died in 1966. PHOTO BY SHEWMAKER’S CAMERA SHOP, COURTESY OF PIKES PEAK LIBRARY DISTRICT, 051-10417