Horse with LBJ Banner Diving into the Water at Atlantic City by Art Rickerby. Reminds me of the movie 'Wild Hearts Can't Be Broken'
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.
Starting in 1905 and ending in Atlantic City featured diving horses. The horses were trained to dive into the water from a platform with girls on their back from times daily. Also featured in the movie "Wild hearts can't be broken"