CHICAGO, ROCK ISLAND & PACIFIC R'Y. lts central position and close connection with Eastern Lines at Chicago and continuous lines at terminal points West, Northwest and Southwest, make it the true mid-link in that transcontinental chain cf steel which unites the Atlantic and Pacific. lts main line and branchos jnclude Chicago, Joliet, Ottawa, La Salie, Peoria Geneseo, Moline and Koek Island, in Illinois; Davenport, Muscatine, "Washington, Fairfield, Ottumwa,Oskaloosa,'WeBtLiberty,IowaCity,DesMoines, Indianola, "Winterset, Atlantic, Knoxvüle, Audubon, Harían, Guthrie Centre im and Ccuncil Blufia, iu Iowa ; Galiatin, Trenton, Cameron, 753 I St. Joseph and Kansas City, in Hisaouri ; Leavenworth Hw A ¦ I and Atchison, in Kansas ; Minneapoüs and St. Paul, in ¦ %ƒ„! ¦ Minnesota ; "Watsrtown and Sioux Falls, in Dakota, and ¦¦¦¦¦¦¦Hi many other prosperous towns and cities. It also offers a CHOICE OF ROUTES to and from the Pacifle Coast and intermedíate places, makin? all transfers in tTrüon Depots. Fast Trains of fine DAY COACHES, SeíantDINING CAES, magnificent PULLMAN PALACJE SLEEPING CARS. and (between Chicago, St. Joseph, Atchison and Kansas City) restful RECLINING CHAIB CAES, seats FEEE to holders of through ürst class tickets. THE CHICAGO, KANSAS & NEBRASKA R'Y (GREAT ROCK ISLAND ROUTE) Bxtends west and southwest from Kansas City and St. Joseph to Fairbury, NelBOn, Horton, Topeka, ¦ganBBH Herington, Hutchinson, Wichita, CaldweU, and all fj 1 J 1& Points in southern Nebraska, interior Kansas and beyond. 1 J, J I 1 ¦ Entire passenger equipment of the celebrated Pullman tLwA f% m I 'M M manufacture. Solidly ballasted track of heavy steel ¦¦¦flBBMMBM rail. Iron and stone bndges. All safety appliances and modern improvements. Commodious, well built stations. Celerity, certainty, comfort and luxury assured. THE FAMOUS ALBERT LEA ROUTE Is the favorita between Chicago, Koek Island, Atchison, Kansas City, and Minneapolis and St. Paul. The tourist route to all Northern Summer Resorts. Ita Watertown Branch traverses the most productive lands of the great ' wheat and dairy belt" of Northern Iowa, Southwestern Minnesota and East-Central Dakota. The short line, via Séneca and Kankakee, ofiers superior BHIIIIHBR faoilities to travel between Cincinnati, Indianapolis, lilrilf 1 tl !¦ yette, and Council Bluffs, St. Jo3eph, Atchison, ¦ . i 3 ll'SRiE wortn, Kansas City, Minneapolis and St. Paul. mljUAiUSa For Tickets, Btaps, Folders, or any desired information, li apply to any Coupon Ticket Offlco in the United States or Canada, or address, E. ST. JOHN. rHirAro ill E" A" H0LBR00K' General Manager. CHICAGO, ILL. Qen'l Ticket Passr Aceut.