The Eighty-dollar Champion
It's about a man who goes out to a horse selling. He gets there late and finds that the beat up horses are left and he sees this one horse that is complete beat up. He buys it and soon finds out that he is a champion.
Here is the dramatic and inspiring rise to stardom of an unlikely duo, based on the insight and recollections of “the Flying Dutchman” himself. Their story captured the heart of Cold War–era America—a story of unstoppable hope, inconceivable dreams, and the chance to have it all.
Elizabeth Letts’s message is simple: Never give up, even when the obstacles seem sky-high. There is something extraordinary in all of us.