Month: August 2020
This early concept vehicle was designed to prevent horses from getting scared upon seeing an approaching automobile. … “The live horse would be thinking of another horse,” said Smith, “and before he could discover his error and see that he had been fooled, the strange carriage would be passed.”
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There’s no doubt we are enduring a time in history like no other, but there have been positive things to come from it too!
Women such as Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Inez Milholland, and Nellie Bly as well as others often used horses to demonstrate and made great strides while riding astride. No side saddles here! Horses gave women an aura of power, and they used them to spread news about the movement to gain the right to vote.