National Geographic : 1951 Jan
© National Geographic Society 131 Kodaclhrome by B. Anthony Stewart and John E. Fletcler Who Enjoys an Elephant Ride the Most-Gentle Beast, Scared Kids, or Venturesome Papas? Betsy earns 25 cents a ride at Benson's Wild Animal Farm. Sometimes spectators, surprised by her soft-footed approach, scream and run. Zeakolen Walch, her trainer, is the wife of the lion and tiger trainer.