UNACQUAIMTED WITH THE CEOCRAPHY OF THE COUNTRY W1LL OBTAIN MUCH U8EFUL IMFORMATIOW FROM A STUDY OF THI MAP O9 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, mak it tha trae mid-Iink in that transcontinental chain of steel which unites tb Atlantic and Pacific. lts niain line and branches include Chicago, Joliet, Ottawa, La Salie, Peoría, Oeneseo, Molino and Bock Island, in Illinois; Darenport, Muscatine, Washington, Fairfleld, Ottumwa, Oskaloosa.West Liberty, IowaCity.DesMoines, Indianoia, Wintorset, Atlantic, Knoxville, Audubon, Harían, Gathrie Centra ■RKgaSSBKBsH and Council Bluffs, in Iowa ; Gallatin, Trenton, Cameron, HTiW.fl tBB St' JsePn an( Kansas City, in Missouri ; Leavenworth BbVia B and Atchison, in Kansas; Minneapolis and St. Paul, in BL. rffBI j I Minnesota ; Watertown and Sioux Fallí, in Dakota, and ■HHBHBBiBHflall niany other prosperóos towns and cities. It alao offers a CHOICB OF KOUTES to and from the Facifie Coast and intermedióte places, makingr all transfer ia Union Depots. Fast Trains of fine DAT COACHES, elegant CABS, magnificent PULLMAN PALACE SLEEPING CAJ18, and (between Chicagro, St. Joseph, Atchison and Kansas City) restful K.ECLINING CHAIB CABS, eats FBEE to holders of throueh first dais tickets. THE CHICAGO, KANSAS & NEBRASKA R'Y (CREAT ROCK ISLANO ROUTE) Bxtends west and sonthwast from Kansas City and St. Joseph to Fairbury, Neison, Horton, Tcpeka, BpHpBfjB Heringrton, Hutchinson, Wichita, Caldwell, and all JJ mt tJ Point in sonthern Nebraska. interior Kansas and beyond. Iwi k m I ■ Entire passeneer equipinent of the celebrated Pullman J LïaU manufacturo. Bolidly ballasted track of heaTy teel HÉbbbbbbbbbbbBMBIbbI rnil. Iron and etone bridee. All aafety applianoea and modern improvements. Commodious, well built station. Calerity, cartainty, comfort and luxury aaanred. THE FAMOUS ALBERT LEA ROUTE fa the faTorite between Chicago, Bock Island, Atchison, Kansas City, and Minneapolis and St. Paul. Tha tourist rente to all Northern Summer Resorts. lts Watertown Branch trareraea the most productive landa of the grreat " wheat and dairy belt" of Northern Iowa, South western Minnesota and East-Centrol Dakota. The short line, via Séneca and Kankakee, offers superior pnsjBJtjnBJBDIa] facilities to traTel betrwen Cincinnati, Indianapolis, J ITTiTl yette, and Council Bluffs, St. Joseph, Atchison, ■ "J J I1kiI worth, Kamas City, Minneapolis and St. Paul. JA! ïX&LüaU For Ticket, Maps, Folders, or any desired information, ■BakaBsttBIlBBcBEB apply to any Coupon Ticket Officie in the United States or Canada, or address, E. ST. JOHN, Chicago ill E' HOLBROOK, General Manager. lHlUAlil, ILL. Gon1! Ticket &. PmiB'r Agent.