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In this photo taken Saturday April 21, 2012, a couple kiss after a dance during a meeting between men and women at the village of Candeleda, central Spain. 68 women were bussed in to the village to meet with the local men with the hope that some will form relationships and settle in the village where the main population is male.  (AP Photo/Alberto Di Lolli)

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Inspired by a Hollywood western, a Spanish dating association is trying to slow a population drain from the country's beleaguered central villages, introducing bachelors to women bussed in from the big city of Madrid with hopes of ending a bride shortage.

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