kJNACQUA!KTED WITH TKE CEOCRAPHY OF THE COUNTRY WILL OBTAÍW MUCH USEFUL INFORMATION FROM A 8TUDY OF THIS MAP OF THE CHICAGO, ROCK ISLAND & PACIFIC R'Y. lts central position and close 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 whieh unites the Atlantic and Pacific. lts main line and branches include Chicag-o, Joliet, Ottawa, La Salie, Peoria, Geneseo, Molino and Eock Island, in Illinois; Davenport, Muscatine, Washington, Fairfield, Ottumwa,Oskaloosa,"West Liberty, IowaCity.DesMoines, Indianola, Winterset, Atlantic, KnoxviUe, Audubon, Harían, Guthrie Centre H-gq-- jBu and C'ouncil Bluffs, in lowa ; Gallatin, Trenton, Caraeron, RnQi H St. Jcseph and Kansas City, iu Missouri ; JLeavenworth BwTWAa , SB and Atchison, in Kansas ; Minr.e&polis and St. Paul, in PwÏjbJJ B Minnesota ; Watertown and Sioun 27alls, ia Dakota, and gJKlliaMKHBBBE&E maiy othcr prosperous towns and cities. It siso offers e. CHOICE OF KOUTES tó and from the Pacific Coaat and interraediate places, inakine all transfers in Union Depbts. Fast Trains of fine DAT COACHES, elegant DÏHING CABS, magniücent PULLMAN PALACE SLEEPIKG CAES, and (between Chicago, Lit. joseph, Atchison and Kansas City) restfui EEOIjININÖ CHAIE CA'ÜSÍ ssats PKHE to holdsr3 of throug-h first clacs tickets. TKE CHICAGO, KANSAS & NEBRASKA R'Y (CREAT ROCK 13LAND ROUTE) Hxtends west and southwest from Kansas City and St. Joseph to Fairbury, Kelaon, Horton, Topeka, BpnpaHB Hering-ton, Hutchinson, Wichita, CaldweU, and all t t1 J J fSTM Piats in eouthem Nebraska, interior Kansas and beyond. $J1 ■ 2 ÍÉ I ■ ■ Entire passenger eq.uipment of th celebrated Pullman &?1 B'H 'I B manufacture. Solidly ballasted track of heavy steel ■■■■■■■0 rail. Iron and etons bridees. All safety appliances and modern improveznents. Ccmniodious, well built station3. Celerity, cartainty, comfort and luxury assured. THE FAWÏOUS ALBERT LEA ROUTE Is tha favorita between Chicago, Eock Island, Atchison, KanBas City, and Minneapolis and St. Paul. The tourist route to all Northern Suminer Kesorts. lts Watertown Branch traTerses the most productiro lands of the (freat "■wheat and dairy belt" of Northern Iowra, Southwestern Minnesota and East-Central Dakota. The short line, via Séneca and Kankakee, offers superior ipHBrangHip facilitieE to travel betwaen Cincinnati, Indianapolis, H ji rf fl 9 1 ('ï I tf yette, and Council Bluffs, St. Joscph, Atchison, B . i j] Kflll worta, Kansas City, Minneapolis and St. Paul. l3SelUUMJÍ For Tickets, Maps, Folders, or any desired information, KHHBBSIBii apply to any Coupon Ticket Office in the TTnited States or Canada, or addrees, E. ST. JOHN, rH,„.rn ... E. A. HOLBROOK, General Manaeer. CHICAGO, ILL. Gen'l Ticket & Pass'r Agent.