UNACQUAINTED WITH THE CEOCRAPHY OF THE COUNTRY WILL OBTAIN MUCH USEFUL INFORMATION FROM A STUDY OF THI8 MAP OF THE CHICAGO, ROCK ISLAND & PACIFIC R'Y. lts central position and close eonnectiom witn Eaetern Lines at Chicago and continu oub linea at terminal points "West, Northwest and Southwest, mak it the trae mid-link in that transcontinental chain of steel which nnites the Atlantic and Pacific. lts niain line and branches include Chicago, Joliet, Ottawa, La Salie, Feoria, Gennseo, Molino and Hoek laland, in Illinois; Davenport, Muscatine, Washington, Fairfield, Ottumwa, Oskaloosa, West Liberty, Iowa City, Des Moines, Indianoia, Winterset, Atlantic, Knoxville, Audubon, Harían, Qathrie Centre iW'íWVH an Council Bluffs, in Iowa; Gallatin, Trenton, Cameron, NIVtiaT flltjanBH " JsePn anl kansas City, in Missouri; Leavenworth gJOvin H and Atchison, in Kanaas; Minneapolia and St. Paul, in SjyjBLlJ B Minnesota; Watertown and Sioux Fall, in Dakota, and HsHBHKilliUBJBtKS many other prosperous towns and cities. It also offers a CHOICE OF ROUTES to and from the Pacifio Coast and intermedíate places, making all transfers in Union Depots. Fast Traína of flno DAT COACHES, elegant DININÖ CARB, magnificeüt PULLMAN PALACE SLEEPINQ CA3tS, and (between Chicago, St. i oseph, Atchison and Kansas City) restful B ECLININQ CHAIK CAES, seats FEEE to holders of through first clans tickets. THE CHICAGO, KANSAS & NEBRASKA R'Y (CREAT ROCK ISLAND ROUTE) Extends vyeat and southwest from Kansas City and St. Joseph to Fairbnry, Nelson, Horton, Topeka, mBMUSKBBBBBÊKM Herinpton, Hutchinson, Wichita, Caldwell, and all W t B"l sj sj M Poit southern N3braaka, interior Kansas and beyond. Ikl -Á - I B I nire passenger equipment of the celebrated Pullman a.J 1 I Jl ■ manufacture. Solidly ballasted track of heaTy steel ■■■■■■■OB rail. Iron and stone bridges. All safety applianoes and modern iznprovements. Commodious, well built stations. Celerity, certainty, comfort and luxnry assured. THE FAMOUS ALBERT LEA ROUTE Is the f avorite between Chicago, Rock Island, Atchison, Kansas City, and Tffinneapolis and St. Paul. The tourist rente to all Northern Summer Kesorts. Ita Watertown Branch traTersea the most productivo lauda of the great " wheat and dairy belt" of Northern Iowa, Southwestern Minnesota and East-Central Dakota. The short line, Tía Séneca and Kankakee, offers superior paaaBBBaaaBBa facilities to travel betwaen Cincinñati, Indianapolis, ■ .1 J I V 1 11 1 yette, and Council Bluffs, St. Joseph, Atchison, ■ J J sF'ltll worth, Kansas City, Minneapolis and St. Paul. Ikl IJalJl"j For Tickets, Maps, Folders, or any desired information, ■■■■KPBBBBBani apply to any Coupon Ticket Office in the United States or Canada, or address, E. ST. JOHN, rH,rAro ill E" HOLBROOK, General Manager. LH1OAUU, IL.L. Oen'l Ticket A Pasa r Agent.