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Pony Express Visits Elementary School
Bakersfield, California (CNN) - Before the smart phone, e-mail, and even the telegraph, horses were used for mail delivery.
It may have been short-lived... just 18 months from 1860 to 1861... but the "Pony Express" was the most direct means of communication from the Atlantic to the Pacific at that time.
Carlos Correa reports the service has been revived in Bakersfield, California to give young students a living history lesson.