UNACQUAINTED WITH THE CEOCRAPHY CF THE COUNTRY WILL OBTAIrt MUCH U8EFUL INFORMATION FROM A 8TUPY OF THIS MAP OF THE CHICAGO, ROCK ISLAND & PACIFIC R'Y. lts central poaition and close connection witli Eastern Lines at Chicago and continuous Unes at terminal points West, Northwest and Southwest, make it the true mid-link in that transcontinental chain of steel which unites the Atlantic and Pacific. lts main line and branches inclnde Chicago, Joliet, Ottawa, La Salie, Peoría, Geneseo, Moline and Bock Island, in Illinois; Davenport, Muscatine, Washington, Fairfleld, Ottumwa, Oskaloosa, "West Liberty, IowaCity,DesMoines, Indianola, Winterset, Atlantic, Knoxville, Audubon, Harían, Guthrie Centre ¦¦WBJBflBMH and Council Bluffs, in Iowa ; Gallatin, Trenton, Cameron, BfTwfliJ IB St. Joseph and Kansas City, in Missouri; Leavenworth EpVi a a B and Atchiscn, in Kansas; Minneapolis and St. Paul, in [JjbB M Minnesota; Watertown and Sioux Falls, in Dakota, and IBBRRBÉBHBH many ether prosperous towna and cities. It also offers a CHOICE OF EOTTTES to and from the Pacific Coast and intermedíate places, making all transfers in Union Depots. Fast Trains of fine DAY COACHES, elegant DINING CAES, magnificent PULLMAN PALACE SLEEPING CAES, andlbetween Chicago, St. Joseph, Atchison and Kansaa Cityi restful EECLINING CHAIE CAES, seats FBEE tO holders of through first class tickets. THE CHICAGO, KANSAS & NEBRASKA R'Y (CREAT ROCK ISLAND ROUTE) Bxtenda west and southwest from Kansas City and St. Joseph to Fairbury, Nelson, Horton, Topeka, ¦¦¦¦BH Herington, Hutchinsoii, Wichita, Caldwell, and all J] sl rl fd lTjl pointa in southem Nebraska. interior Kansas and beyond. BaV A I ¦ fl Entire passenger equipment of the celebrated Pullman .J V I 'M ¦ manufacture. Solidly ballasted track of heavy steel ¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦VHB rail. Iron and stone bridges. All oafety appliancea and modern improvements. Commodious, well built stations. Celerity, certainty, comfort and luxury assured. THE FAMOUS ALBERT LEA ROUTE Is the favorito between Chicago, Rock Island, Atchison, Kansas City, and Minneapolis and St. Paul. The tourist route to all Northern Summer Eesorts. lts Watertown Branch traverses the most productivo lands of the great " wheat and dairy belt" of Northern Iowa, Southwestern Minnesota and East-Central Dakota. The short line, via Séneca and Kankakee, offers superior ¦pSBHHBBBsIMMR facilities to travel between Cincinnati, Indianapolis, ¦ yette, and Council Blufls, St. Joseph, Atchison, B . J 3 II'! Mal worth, Kansas City, Minneapolis and St. Paul. Á fJJ3 For Tickets, Maps, Folders, or any flesired information, ¦¦bssMbbbsbssssbHbH apply to any Coupon Ticket Office in the United States or Canada, or address, E. ST. JOHN, ch.paco ni H0LBR0"KQeneral Manager. LHILACO, ILL. Oen.i Tlcket 4 pasa-r Atent.