■jíMAcyuAiMTtu ni in the utuuKAfni of the country will OBtAIN MUCH USEFUi. INFORMATION FROM A STUDV OF THIS MAP OF THE CHICAGO, ROCK ISLAND & PACIFIC R'Y. lts central position and close connection witn Eastern Lines at Chicago and continuous linea at terminal points West, Northwest and Southwest, mako it the truo 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, Genfseo, IXoline and Koek Islaud, in Illinois; Davenport, Muscatine, Washington, Fairfield, Ottmnwa, Oskaloosa, West Liberty, IowaCity.DesMoines, Indiano; a, Winterset, Atlantic, Knoxville, Audubon, Harían, Guthrie Centre ■HKmniH and Council Bluiïs, in Iowa ; Gallatin, Trenton, Cameron, MT OSTW lí M ■ St. Joseph and Kansas City, in Missouri ; Leavenworth MnTV o i ■ and Atchison, in Kansas; Minneapolis and St. Paul, in HmSISjJ B inneso'a ' Watertown and Sioux Fallz, in Dakota, and ■MHHBflBSBIHH] many other prosperous towns and cities. It also offers a CHOICE OF BOTTTES to and from the Pacifle Coast and intermediate places, making: all transfers in Union Depots. Fast Trains of fine DAY COACHES, elegant DINING C ABS, magnificent PTTLLEtAN PALACE SLEEPING CABS, and (between Chicago, St. Joseph, Atchison and Kansas City) restful BECLINING CHAIB CABS, seats FEEE to holders of through first clacs 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, nBHBHBIBD Hering-ton, Hutchinson, Wichita, Caldwell, and all W 1 T Jj. M Pots in southern Nebraska, interior Kansas and beyond. 9V mÁ m I H B nire passenger equipment of the celebrated Pullman BLtJI ll manufacture. Solidly ballasted track of heavy teel ■■■■■■iB rnil. Iron and atone bridg-es. All safety appliancea and modern improvements. Commodious, well built stations. Calerity, certainty, comfort and luxury assnred. THE FAMOUS ALBERT LEA ROUTE Is the favorita between Chicago, Rock Island, Atchison, Kansas City, and Min neapolis and St. Paul. The tourist route to all Northern Summer Resorts. lts Watertown Branch traversos the most productivo land 8 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 BHBHHBBBHOT facilities to travel between Cincinnati, Indianapolis, I.1J I D BB J i yette, and Council Bluffs, St. Joseph, Atchison, B "J J IIIibiH wortü, Kansas City, Minneapoiis and St. Paul. IjLlf LuLÏJlj For Tickets, Map, Folders, or any desired information, ■SHBHBSaBHBEHai apply to any Coupon Ticket Office in the United States or Canada, or address, E. ST. JOHN, Chicago ill HOLBROOK, General Manager. L-HILAOU, IL.1-. Gen'l Ticket Sc ?aag'r Agent.