1849
Nova Scotia
Pony Express

The Novascotian
26th February 1849






Nova Scotia Pony Express, Novascotian article 26 Feb 1849
The Novascotian
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Monday, February 26th, 1849
      The St. John N. B. Observer learns
that it is intended to run an Express from
Halifax to St. John, by the way of Annapolis,
on the arrival of every English Mail, to be
telegraphed to New York, on account of the
Associated Press of that city.





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