Among these I might mention the extinguishment of the public debt, a reasonable increase of the Navy, which is at present inadequate to the protection of our vast tonnage afloat, now greater than that of any other nation, as well as to the defense of our extended seacoast. One single instant was enough for the trial of a man's soul. Why is he on his knees, Father Arnall? --He wrote a bad Latin theme, Father Arnall said, and he missed all the questions in grammar. Then he smiled and said: --O, well, it was a mistake; I am sure Father Dolan did not know.