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    National Pony Express Association President Jim Swigart in old Sacramento on Thursday, June 27, 2013. Riders from the National Pony Express Association rode into Sacramento today to culminate the annual re-enactment of the famed Pony Express. Over 500 riders rode nearly 2,000 miles traversing 8 states carrying approximately 1,000 pieces of commemorative mail. The ride began in St Joseph, Missouri on June 17, and finished in Sacramento today.
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    National Pony Express Association California Division President Rich Tatman in old Sacramento on Thursday, June 27, 2013.
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    National Pony Express member Jerry Bestpitch in old Sacramento on Thursday, June 27, 2013.
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    National Pony Express Association member Larry Carpenter fields questions from spectators in old Sacramento on Thursday, June 27, 2013.
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    Luna Velazquez 12 of Pope Valley photographs the Pony express in old Sacramento on Thursday, June 27, 2013.
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    Escorted by several other members of the National Pony Express Association, Pony Express rider Dean Freitas, foreground center, rides into old Sacramento on Thursday, June 27, 2013.
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    Pony Express rider Dean Freitas arrives with the mail in old Sacramento on Thursday, June 27, 2013.
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    National Pony Express Association California Division President Rich Tatman, left, unlocks the mochila containing commemorative letters on the saddle of Pony Express rider Dean Freitas in old Sacramento on Thursday, June 27, 2013.
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    Pony Express rider Dean Freitas, left, watches as National Pony Express Association California Division President Rich Tatman removes bundles of mail in old Sacramento on Thursday, June 27, 2013.
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    Pony Express rider Dean Freitas greets the crowd after completing the Pony Express ride in old Sacramento on Thursday, June 27, 2013.
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    National Pony Express Association California Division President Rich Tatman, center, carries bundles of commemorative letters delivered by Pony Express rider Dean Freitas in old Sacramento on Thursday, June 27, 2013.
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    Pony Express rider Dean Freitas, left, poses for a photo with Sacramento Postmaster Jeffrey Lelevich in old Sacramento on Thursday, June 27, 2013.
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    US Postal Service Customer Relations Coordinator Ralph Perry cancels commemorative letters delivered by Pony Express in old Sacramento on Thursday, June 27, 2013.
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    United States Postal Service Customer Relations Coordinator Ralph Petty cancels commemorative letters with a rubber stamp in old Sacramento on Thursday, June 27, 2013.
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