UMACOUAINTED WITH THE CEOCRAPHY OF THE COUNTRY WILL OBTAIA MUCH UWUL INFORMATION FROM A 8TUDY OF THI8 MAP Of THE CHICAGO, ROCK ISLAND & PACIFIC R'Y. lts central position and closo 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 of steel which unites the Atlantic and Pacific. lts main line and branches include Chicago, Joliet, Ottawa, La Salie, Peoria Oeneseo, Moline and Rock Island, in Illinois; Davenport, Muscatine. Washington, Fairfleld, Ottumwa.Oskaloosa, West Liberty, IowaCity,DesMoinea, Indianola, Winterset, Atlantic, Knoxville, Audubon, Harían, Guthrio Centre ¦¦¦¦¦¦m and Council Bluffs, in Iowa ; Gallatin, Trenton, Cameron, BS I St. Joseph and Kansas City, in Missouri ; Leavenworth HbVil I and Atchison, in Kansas; Minneapolis and St. Paul, in [J j ¦ Minnesota ; Watertown and Siouz Falls, in Dakota, and IfefeflHHhHHi many other prosperous towns and cities. It also offers a CHOICE OF BOUTES to and from the Pacific Coast and intermedíate places, makinir all transfers in Union Depots. Fast Traína of fine DAY COACHES, elegant D1NING CAES, magnificent PULLMAN PALACE SLEEPING CAKS. andibetween Chicago, St. Joseph, Atchison and Kansas City) restful RECLINING CHAIR CARS, seats FREE to holder3 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, ¦¦¦¦¦¦ Herington, Hutchinso, Wichita Caldwell, and all J .1JJ tYM Pints in southern Nebraska, interior Kansas and boyond. BJ1 JijJUI Entire passenger equipment of the celebrated Pullman ItJJ I 1 H manufacture. Solidly ballasted track of heavy steel mmÊÊÊBmi rail. Iron and stone bridges. All safety appliances and modern improvements. Commodious, well built stations. Celerity, certainty, comfort and luxury assured. THE FAMOUS ALBERT LEA ROUTE Ia the favorito between Chicago, Rock Island, Atchison, Kansas City, and Minneapolis and St. Paul. The tourist route to all Northern Summer Resorts. lts Watertown Branch traverses the most productivo lauda 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 pangnaHBi facilitieo to travel between Cincinnati, Indianapolis, Y (Tq ¦ flTjTlH yette, and Council Bluffs, St. Joseph, Atchison, ¦ . A J f'lll worth. Kansas City, Minneapolis and St. Paul. IUiUAÏH For Tickets, Maps, Folders, or any desired information, ÊÊKÊa apply to any Coupon Ticket Office in the United States or Canada, or address, E. ST. JOHN, rn.rAro ml E" A' hLBR00K' General ManaKor. CHICAGO, ILL. Oen"! Ticket Passr Affent.