Alex Cord

Alex Cord (born Alex Viespi in Long Island, New York, ) possesses the qualities of the quintessential Western hero?rugged, resilient, and resourceful. As a young man, he would need all those qualities, for at age twelve he was stricken with polio and confined in a hospital. It was a devastating blow to a boy who?d been riding horses ever since he was two years old. To those around him, the illness had seemingly dashed his childhood dream of becoming a professional horseman. Alex, however,...See more