UNACQUAINTED WITH THE CEOCRAPHY OF THE COUNTRY WILL OBTAIN KUCH USEFUL INFORMATION FROM A STUOV OF THIS MAP OF THE CHICAGO, ROCK ISLAND & PACIFIC R'Y. lts central position and close connection with Eastern Lines at Chicago and continuous Unes at terminal points West, Northwest and Southwest, xnake i t tha true mid-link in that transcontinental chain of steel which unite the Atlantic and Pacific. lts main line and branches include Chicago, Joliet, Ottawa, La Salie, Peoría, Oeneseo, Molino and Bock Island, in Illinois; Davenport, Muscatine, Washington, Fairfield, Ottumwa, Oskaloosa, West Liberty, IowaCity,DesMoines, Indianola, Wintereet, Atlantic, Knoxville, Audubon. Harían, Quthrie Centre ¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦BB an Council Bluffs, in Iowa ; Gallatin, Trenton, Cameron, ¦mÜj tt fi IB Joseph and Kansas City, in Missouri; Leavenworth HCVil ¦ and Atchison, in Kansas; Minneapoüs and St. Paul, in 2U I Minnesota ; Watertown and Sioux Falla, in Dakota, and ¦¦¦¦¦¦¦B many other prosperous towns and cities. It also offers a CHOICB OF EOUTES to and from the Pacific Coast and intermedíate places, making all transfers in Union Depot. Fast Trains of line DAT COACHES, elegant DINING C AKS, magnificent PULLMAN PALACE SLEEPINO CAXS, andibetwpen Chicago, St. Joseph, Atchison and Kansas Cityi restl'ul RECLININO CHAIK CARS, Beats FREE to holders of throagh first ulass tickets. THE CHICAGO, KANSAS & NEBRASKA R'Y (CREAT ROCK ISLAND ROUTE) Bxtenda west and southwest from Kansas City and St. Joseph to Falrbury, Nelaon, Horton, Topeka, ¦BBBBMBBBBIHH Hering'ton, Hutchinson, Wichita, Caldwill, and all W J "1 -J M Points in Southern Nebraska, interior Kansas and beyond. BVi k g I U Entire passenger equipmeut of the celebrated Pullman J LU-B manufacture. Solidly ballasted track of heavy steel ¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦ rail. Iron and stonè bridg-ea. All safety appliances and modern iinprovoments. Commodious, well built stations. Celerity, certainty, comfort and luxury assured. THE FAMOUS ALBERT LEA ROUTE Is the favorito betwoen Chicago, Rock Island, Atchison, lfnnin City, and Minneapolis and St. Paul. The tourist route to all Northern Summer Resorts. lts Watertown Branch traveraes the most productivo lamia 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 ¦¦¦¦¦¦¦JBIBJBBBI facilities to travel between Cincinnati, Indianapolis, iaBI yette, and Council B1uLEb, St. Joseph, Atchison, ¦ "J 3 II '¦il woru, Kansas City, Minjieapolis and St. Paul. uV ' ' 'ál For Tickets, Maps, Folders, or any desired Information, ¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦l apply to any Coupon Ticket Cfflce in tha United States or Canada, or addresa, E. ST. JOHN, Chicago ml E" H0LBR00K, Qeaaral Manager. LHILAüU, ILL. Oanl Ticket at Fqsa'r Agent.