Niki Cammaert carries the American flag while riding a horse bareback during the National Anthem before at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo on March 5, 2012. Photo by James Nielsen / Houston Chronicle
Did you know that the first calf scramble took place at the Houston Fat Stock Show in 1942, just 10 years after its inception. Today, Calf Scramble Committee members still gather the youth to explain the rules of the event and how to properly halter their calf. In this Retro Rodeo photo, Emmett Evans demonstrates how to use the halter!