crying of babies, and now and then the rattling of chains, was
heard. But at last the convicts that stood in the middle moved,
pressed against each other, leaving a passage in the centre of
the church, down which the prison inspector passed to take his
place in front of every one in the nave.
THE PRISON CHURCH--BLIND LEADERS OF THE BLIND.
It consisted of the following. The priest, having dressed in a
strange and very inconvenient garb, made of gold cloth, cut and