I-rom the Chicago ínter Ocean. A poor blind slave was wanderinjf out nc niht. l'pholding in his hand a lantern brijilit "Whatl" cried out one wlu knew him wll, 1 r you .1 liffht? I uray you icll; Vou cannot sce the btttcr for its ray, You tturaolcjust the s;iimc; I pray you say What use you tind for lautern in the street?" M Tts Mo,rf rtpHsd the s!nvf, uio guidt my féft, Bmt (ini tfiosf passing mny my smafl ligmt And tltus be kept Jom stumbting over me." Ah! Christïan friends ! coulil you thus "hov your liRhtw - lts leehle ray mitflit pierce the darkest nijiht ; And sinners passing couKl tlic small líght va-w, And thus be kept froni stumblin over you.