To the list of
First Things in the miniscule Papal State was added last week the
first census. Bustling officials, notebooks-in-hand through courtyards
and down alleys, listed a total of 565 citizens of the Papal State
and subjects of its Sovereign, marginally noted 300 other inhabitants,
as yet unnaturalized.
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