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August 31, 1885

THE CLEVELAND LEADER AND MORNING HERALD, Cleveland, Ohio, August 31, 1885  Page 2 has one column headings that include: "The Sporting World"; "Notes on the Situation After the Big Fit - Why Sullivan Was Declared the Winner"; "The Boston Boy Makes an Offer to the Pittsburg Pugilist -- What Referee Tate Says"; and "Manager Voltz of the Chattanooga 'Secures His Release' -- Cincinnati Shuts Out Pittsburg, Etc." This is the follow-up report to the heavyweight boxing title fight between John L. Sullivan and Dominick McCaffrey. The report is approximately a half-column in length.

Other news of the day including sports and various advertisements. A little margin wear & tear but otherwise in good condition.

Category: Post-Civil War