See Dr. W. F. Carver, Savannah Hotel. From there she became the first woman to jump from forty and sixty feet into a pool of water with diving horses. Carver was blinded during a jump as a result of hitting the water off balance and detaching both of her retinas.
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Lorena told me that although Arnette had come through the season unscathed there had been times when she wished she didn’t have to watch her ride. ed or whether she was going to be dangerously awkward. In spite of all attempts to correct her errors, Arnette continued to dive erratically. We agreed then that, although Arnette loved riding the diving horses, for some reason she wasn’t a performer. I made up my mind then and there that no matter how hard Arnette pleaded she had ridden her last.
Though inspired by A Girl and Five Brave Horses, the film doesn't begin to. .Sonora Webster Carver led a fascinating life. The book is good, but I like the movie better.
Though inspired by A Girl and Five Brave Horses, the film doesn't begin to do her story justice and conveniently alters and omits the most remarkable elements of her life and experience. A surprisingly down to earth autobiography, A Girl and Five Brave Horses proved perceptive and inspiring.
A Girl and Five Brave Ho.has been added to your Cart. Carver's memoir is peppered with anecdotes of her life, citing interesting tidbits about all of the horses in the show and the intricacies of the training and physicality involved in horse diving
A Girl and Five Brave Ho. Carver's memoir is peppered with anecdotes of her life, citing interesting tidbits about all of the horses in the show and the intricacies of the training and physicality involved in horse diving. In fact, the entire book is written more like a lengthy conversation being told, wavering from point to point and focusing on what is of most interest to the author at that particular moment. While a bit jarring in terms of narrative flow I still found the story is easy to follow and as a horse enthusiast I found it desperately interesting.
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A Girl and Five Brave Horses is a memoir by Sonora Webster Carver published in 1961
A Girl and Five Brave Horses is a memoir by Sonora Webster Carver published in 1961. At the age of 20, Sonora Webster Carver joined William Frank Carver's Wild West Show which featured diving horses and performed at Atlantic City's Steel Pier. Although Carver was blinded in a diving accident seven years later, she continued to dive afterward. She wrote "A Girl and Five Brave Horses" documenting her life and her memories of diving horses.
Sonora Webster Carver on a diving horse. I just put her 1961 autobiography, "A Girl and Five Brave Horses" on hold at the library. I love the movie wild hearts can't be broken. Wild Hearts Can't Be Broken. The real Sonora Webster Carver, one of the worlds horse diving women who was blinded by a faulty dive in 1929 but continued to ride until She lived on to the age of. Sonora Webster Carver diving with her horse, Lightning.
A Girl and Five Brave Horses is the story of Sonora Carver and was the basis for the movie Wild Hearts Can't be Broken. Carver answered the following want ad: Wanted: Attractive young woman who can swim and dive. See Dr.