In 1933, the Budweiser Clydesdales began traveling across the country to mark the repeal of Prohibition. Their first stop was New York City for a presentation of Budweiser beer to Gov. Al Smith, who was instrumental in repealing the federal ban on alcoholic beverages.
Budweiser Clydesdales Mark End of Prohibition
Americana, On the Road, Traditions, TriviaBy American Profile on August 23, 2009