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  • Abandoned prison in Ecuador bears signs of past story has photos
    Updated: May-01-15 12:50 am

    QUITO, Ecuador - Its cold walls are marked with words and colored murals, written and drawn over 139 years by prisoners ranging from chicken thieves to politicians. Rich and poor, good and bad, innocent and guilty, inmates used the walls to record their days living in this human storage facility known as the Garcia Moreno Prison.