A secret is a thiu.c; which yon eommanicate to one whom yon can trust. He, in turn, tells it to somebody that he can trust, and that somebody reveáis It to ajiother somebody whom ho can trust. AuA so it goes tho rounds, but it is still a secret, although everybody knows it. - Boston Transcript. One hnndred years ago the Japanese were ro separated from the reinaiiider of mankind that so far as any interconrsewas coucerned theymight almost as well have inhabited the moon.