WHO 16 UNACQUAINTED WITH THE CEOCRAPHV OF THIS COUNTRY, WILL SEE BY EXAMININC THIS MAP, THAT THE Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Rjy, Belng the Creat Central Line, affords to travelers, by reasan of lts unrlvaled geographlca! positlon, the shortest and best route between the East, Northeast and Southeast, and the West, Northwest and Southwest. It Is literally and strlctly true, that lts connectlons are all of the principal Unes of road between the Atlantic and the Pacific. By lts main line and branches It reachea Chicago, Jollet, Peoría, Ottawa, La Sallo, Ceneseo, Mollne and Rock Island, In Illinois ; Davenpo't, Muscatine, Washington, Keokuk, Knoxvllle, Oskaloosa, Falrfleld, Des Molnes, West Liberty, lowa City, Atlantic, Avoca, Audubon, Harían, Cuthrle Center and Council Bluffs, In lowa ; Callatin, Trenton, Cameron and Kansas City, In Missouri, and Leavenworth and Atchison In Kansas, and the hundreds of cltleo, villages and towns Intermedíate. The "CREAT ROCK 8SLAIMD ROUTE," As It Is familiarly called, offers to travelers all the advantages and comforto Incldení toa smooth track, safe bridges, Union Depots at all connectlng polnts. Fast Ëxpregs Train, eomposed of COMMQDIOUS, WELL VENTILATED WELL HEATED, FINELY UPHOLSTEREB and ELSCANT DAV COACHES; a llnè of the MOST WIACNIFICENT HORTON RECUNING CHAIR êA-VS ever buil?; PULLMAN-B latest deslgned and handsomest PALACE BLEEPIÑO CAR3, and DININC CARS that are acknowledged by press and peoptc to be the FINEST RUN UPON ANY ROAD IN THE COUNTRY, and In which superior meals are served to travelers at the low rate of SEVENTY-FIVE CENTS EACH. TEoTR.AiNS eaoh way between CHICACO and the MISSOURI RIVER. TWO TRAINS eacl. way between CHICAGO and IY1INNEAPOLIS and ST. PAUL. yla the famous ' AIUBERT LEA ROUTE. A New and Direct Llwe, via Séneca apd jtankakee, has recently beon opened. between Newport News, Rlcnmond, Clnclnnatl, ihdianaporis ahd La Faveftef and Council Bluffs, St. Paul, Mlnneapolls and ntermediate polnts. fi ' All Through Passengers carrled on Fast Express Trains. For moredetalled Information, see Maps and Folders, which maybeobtalned as well as Tickets, at all principal Ticket Offices in the United States and Canada, or of R. I?. CABLE, E. ST. JOHN, Vlos-Pres't & Cen'l Manager, Cen'l T'k't & Pass'r Ag't, CHICAGO.