UNACQUAINTED WITH THE CEOORAPHY OF THE COUNTRY WILU OBTAIM KUCH USEFUL INFORMATION FRONI A STUDY OF THIS MAP OF THE CHICAGO, ROCK ISLAND & PACIFIC R'Y. Ita central poaition and close connection with Eastern Lines at Chicago and continuous Unes at terminal points West, Norlhwest and Southwest, make it the trae mid-link in that transcontinental chain of steel wkich unites the Atlantic and Pacific. lts main line and branches iiiclude Chicago, Joliet, Ottawa, La Salie, Peoría, Geneseo, Moline and Koek Island, in Illinois; Davenport, Muscatine, Washington, Fairfleld, Ottumwa, Oskaloosa, West Liberty, Iowa City , Des Moines, Indianola, Winterset, Atlantic, Knoxville, Audubon, Harían, Guthrie Centre ¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦il and Couucil Blufta, in Iowa ; Gallatin, Trenton, Cameron, J aj I St. Joseph and Kansas City, in Missouri ; Leavenworth BWy il3 I and Atchison, in Kansas; Mmneapolis and St. Paul, in 7k1J I Minnesota ; Watertown and Sioux Falla, in Dakota, and IBMMflMMMflHi many other prosperous towns and cities. It also offers a CHOICE OF ROUTES to and from the Pacifi Coast and intermedíate places, makinpr all transfers in Union Depots. Fast Trains of fine DAY COACHES, elegant DINING C AKS, mag-nificect PULLMAN PALACE SLEEPING C AKS, and(between Chicago, St. Joseph, Atchison and Kansas Cityi restful RECLINING CHAIB CAES, seats FKEE to holders of through ñrst class tickets. THE CHICAGO, KANSAS & NEBRASKA R'Y (CREAT ROCK ISLAND ROUTE) Sxtenda west and southwest from Kansas City and St. Joseph to Fairbury, Nelaon, Horton, Topcka, ¦nnKmraHBB Heringrton, Hutchinsou, Wichita, Caldwell, and all Jl 1 J m M Pointsin Southern Nebraaka. interior Kansas and bnyond. BCf al ¦ I I ¦ fl Entire passenger equipment of the celebrated Pullman fcJJ [¦¦manufacture. Solidly ballaated track of heavy steel ¦¦¦ÉBnBMinHBflB rail. Iron and stone bridges. ah safety appliances and modern improvements. Commodious, well built ¦tationa. Celerity, certainty, comfort and luxury assnred. THE FAMOUS ALBERT LEA ROUTE Ia the favorita between Chicago, Rock Island, Atchison, Kansas City, and Minneapolia and St. Paul. The tourist route to all Northern Summer Resorts. lts Watertown. Branch traversos the most productivo landa of the great "wheat and dairy belt" of Northern Iowa, South western Minnesota and East-Centrol Dakota. The short line, via Séneca and Kankakee, offers superior ¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦H facilities to travel between Cincinnati, Indianapolis, m I ¦ B ¦ ¦ yette, and Conncil Bluffs, St, Joseph, Atchison, ¦ "J J Il'lkll worth. Kanaas City, Minneapolis and St. Paul. IAU i '1 J For Tickets, Mapa, Folders, or any desired information, gajajafjaJajajffaaBaaaja] pply to any Coupon Ticket Office ia the United States or Canada, or addrees, E. ST. JOHN, cHiCAro ill E" HOLBROOK, Gonoral Manaeor. LHIOAUU, ILL. Oon'l Ticket PaM'r Agent.