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CHINCOTEAGUE, Va. — An Eastern Shore tradition celebrated by Marguerite Henry’s book “Misty of Chincoteague” marked its 90th year today.
The annual swim of the tough little ponies from Assateague Island to Chincoteague Island took place early Wednesday, after a group of volunteers called the “Saltwater Cowboys” rounded up the ponies and lead them through the passage at slack tide. 841 more words