From the Elwood Free Press, January 12, 1861. Fr. Kearny, Jan. 9—
The Pony Express passed about 11 last night. San Francisco, Dec. 26, 3:40 P.M.—The Pony Express, with St. Louis dates, telegraphed to Ft. Kearney on the 10th, arrived at Sacramento on Sun-day 23d, where it was detained twenty-four hours waiting for a steamer to take it to San Francisco. There being no Sunday boat. The Pony is delayed at Sacramento from one to two days, whenever it arrives there on Saturday, after two o’clock, P.M. The Express time table ought to be arranged so that the Pony will always arrive at Sacramento between Monday morning and Friday evening.