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Pony Express plans to deliver mail from New York to San Francisco in nine days

Frank E. Webner, Pony Express Rider, circa 1861
03/17/1860
The San Francisco Bulletin printed an announcement heralding a new Pony Express that was to run from New York City to San Francisco in only nine days. (By Don Sailer)
Source Citation: 
Dorothy Gardiner, West of the River (New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1941), 263.
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