The Pony Express

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valerie
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The Pony Express

Post by valerie »

April 3, 1860 marked the start of the Pony Express.



An earlier ad in The Sacramento Union read: Wanted: Young, skinny,

wiry fellows. Not over 18. Must be expert riders. Willing to risk death

daily. Orphans preferred.



Here's a link:







http://www.ponyexpress.org/museum_history.htm
Tamsen's Dogster Page

http://www.dogster.com/?27525



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Sheryl
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The Pony Express

Post by Sheryl »

That was interesting site and great piece of history. Thanks for posting it. :D

I've always been intrigued by the Pony Express, since the show "Young Riders"
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