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Sisters of St. Joseph.

They have charge of the Male Orphan Asylum, containing 150
orphans. There is also a day school with 80 pupils. The number of
Sisters in the house is ten, four of whom are novices. Sister Felicite,

2d. The German Male and Female Orphan Asylum is conducted by
three professed Sisters and three Novices. Number of male orphans,
20; orphan girls, 16. There is a day school containing 50 pupils.
Sister Angelia, Superior.