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Hernan and the Champion Belt. --His Challenge Accepted by Mace.--Jim Mace, who recently whipped the Staley bridge Infant, has replied to Heenan's challenge, and signifies his readiness to fight. He is ready to make a match for £200 to £600 per side, either before or after his coming fight with King. The matter, as far as the "American Champion" is concerned, is in the hands of his friend, Geo. Wiikes, and it is said by him that "he expects soon to be able to announce Heenan's aspent to the proposition of Mace, and the arrangement of the preliminaries." Heenan challenged any man in England for £2,000 ($10,000,) but Mace does not seem willing to accept so large a stake, and accuses Heenan of bouncing Heenan wants his expenses paid, if he fights in England, or will pay Mace's if comes to America. Mace says: "It is a rale of the English prize ring that the Champion Belt cannot be fought for out of the United Kingdom." The match is in a fair way of being made up, and it is b
Synner death. --Hon. Washington King is Mayor of St. Louis, died suddenly of apoplexy in that city on the 27th instant. Mr. King was elected Mayor by the Americans of that city, and was very popular there.--Only two hours before his death he was perfectly well. Synner death. --Hon. Washington King is Mayor of St. Louis, died suddenly of apoplexy in that city on the 27th instant. Mr. King was elected Mayor by the Americans of that city, and was very popular there.--Only two hours before his death he was perfectly well.