UNACOUAINTED WITH THE CEOCRAPHY OF THE COUNTRY WILU OBTAIN MUCH U8EFUL INFORMATION FROM A 8TUDY OF THI8 MAP Of THE CHICAGO, ROCK ISLAND & PACIFIC R'Y. lts central position and close connection with Eostern Lines at Chicago and continuous lines at terminal points West, Northwest and Southwest, mak e it the true mid-link in that transcontinental chain of steel which unites the Atlantic and Pacific. lts mam line and branches include Chicago, Joliet, Ottawa, La Salie, Peoria, Qeneseo, Moline and Rock Island, in Illinois; Davenport, Muacatine, Washington, Fairfield, Ottumwa, OskalooBa, West Liberty, Iowa City, Des Moines, Indianola, Winterset, Atlantic, Knoxville, Andubon, Harían, Outhrie Centre ¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦fl ftni Council Bluffs, in Iowa ; Gallatin, Trenton, Cameron, p I St. Joseph and Kansas City, in Missouri ; Leavenworth HW1 ¦ and Atchison, in Kansas; Minneapolis and St. Paul, in I Minnesota ; Watertown and Sioux Falls, in Dakota, and mBHlBÉBMHB many other prosperous towns and cities. It also offers a CHOICE OF KOUTES to and from the Pacifie Coast and intermedíate places, making all transfers in Union Depots. Fast Trains of flne DAT COACHES, elegant DINING C ARS, magniflceEt PULLMAN PALACE SLEEPINQ CAB8, and (between Chicago, St. Joseph, Atchison and Kansas City) reatful RECLININQ CHA1R CARS, seata FREE 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, ¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦ Herintf ton, Hutchinsou, Wichita, Caldwell, and all JJ "1 J lT.f points in southera Nebratka. interior Kansas and bcyond. (vi Ml I ¦ ¦ Entire passeng-er equipment of the celebrated Pullman .J F Luí manufacture. Soiidly ballasted track of heavy steel HKJfcifcB rail Ircm and .tone bridges. All safety appliances and modern improvements. Commodious, well built stations. Celerity, certainty, comfort and luxury assured. THE FAMOUS ALBERT LEA ROUTE Is the favorite between Chicago, Rock Island, Atchison, Kansas City, and Minneapolis and St. Paul. The tourist route to all Northern Summer Resorts. lts Watertown Branch traversos 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 ¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦ facilitiec to travel between Cincinnati, Indianapolis, la yette, and Council Bluffs, St. Joseph, Atchison, Leaven-I.J J II'IkIB worth, Kansas City, Minneapolis and St. Paul. LIa1_XJ For Tickets, Maps, Folders, or any desired infonnation, HMMHIH apply to any Coupon Ticket Office In the United States or Canada, or address, E. ST. JOHN, phipaco ill L HOLBROOK, General Munteer. UMIlAüU, ILL. Qen'l Ticket Pass'r Arent.