' The Michigan Central Rallroad, wlth lt connections at Chicago, affords the moet direct and desirablc route of travel from Michigan to all pointe In Kanaa, Nebraeka. Colorado, Texas, Minnesota, Dakota, Manitoba, etc. Michigan Central train makc sore and close connectlonn at Chicago wlth throui;h expresa traint on all Western Unes. Rates always wlll be as low au the lowest. Parties golng west thls eprlng wil! and it to their Interest to correppond with Henry C. Wentworth, Oeneral Pauseneer and Ticket Agent of the Line, at Chicago, who wlll cheerfully iinpart imy Information relativc to routes, time of train, map and lowest raten. Do not purchase yonr tickets nor contract your freljjt nntll jou have heard Irora the Michigan Central. 9T6-080 To Inventors and Mechanics. Patenta and Hou lo Obtaln lli Pamphlvta of 80 pages free, upon recelpt of stampe for postado. Addn ¦ GILMORE, SMITn 4 CO., Bollcitors of Patenta, Box 31, 92tf Washington, D. C.