This week's book giveaway is in the OCAJP forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Study Guide 1Z0-808 and have Jeanne Boyarsky & Scott Selikoff on-line! See this thread for details.
You are seeing a lot of text nodes that contain the crlf and spaces of your formatted XML. Rather than index through the child nodes, consider use of the getElementsByTagName method to go directly to the Elements you want. Bill