The diving horses of the steel pier in Atlantic City, late Horses lept off of the steel pier and into the ocean with riders on their backs. The show was cancelled after World War II thanks to the efforts of The Humane Society.
ATLANTIC CITY — Steel Pier owners scrapped plans Tuesday to bring back the diving horse after the iconic-yet-controversial entertainment act prompted “disturbing” backlash from animal rights activists.
At 101 years old, Connie was still riding her horse every day. She taught over girls to ride at a girls summer camp over a span of 70 years. She was a huge inspiration to many people. Her health was great and her mind was sharp.
So everyone knows I don't like kids.but I love sweet pictures of little girls and their horses. I remember being that little girl. There's no time in my life I can remember NOT having a horse in it, thanks to my parents and grandparents.