UNACQUAINTED WITH THC CEOCRAPHY OF THE COUNTRY WILL OBTAIN MUCH U8EFUL INFORMATION FROM A 8TUDY OF THI8 MAP OF THE CHICAGO, ROCK ISLAND & PACIFIC R'Y. lts central position and close connection witn Eastern Unes at Chloago and continuous Unes at terminal points West, Northwest and Southwest, mak it the tra mid-link In that transcontinental cliain af steel which unites tha Atlantio and Pacific. lts main lin and branches include Chicago, Joliet, Ottawa, La Salie, Peoría, Qeneseo, Moline and Koek Island, in Illinois ; Darenport, Muscatiae, Washington, Fairflald, Ottumwa, Oakaioosa, West Liberty, IowaCity,DesILoines, Indianola, Wintaruet, Atlantic, Knoxyille, Audubon, Harían, Guthrie Centra ■gapjasuiiMMUUMB and Council Bluffs, in Iowa ; Gallatin, Trenton, Cameron, [f 1 J -tlB St. Joaeph and Kansas City, in Missouri ; Leavenworth BkkV i n g ■ and Atchison, in Kansas ; Iffiunesipolis and St. Paul, in Mk,fjwl,Bfl H Minnesota ; "Watertown and Sioux Fallo, ia Bakota, and ■SBHBBShbbíbbbbI many other prosperous towns and cities. It also offers a CHOICB OF BOTJTES to and from th Pacifía Coast and intermedíate placea, all transfers in TTnion Depots. Fast Train of flne DAT COACHES, legrant DINING C ABS, magrnificent PULLMAN PAL ACE SLEEPINO C ASS, and (between Chicago, St. j oseph, Atchison and Kansas City) reatful B.ECLINING CHAIB CABS, seata FBEE to holders of taroug-h first cl&is tickets. THE CHICAGO, KANSAS & NEBRASKA R'Y (OREAT ROCK ISLAND ROUTE) Entend west and aonthwast from Kansas City and St. Joseph to Fairbury, Ntlion, Horton, Topeka, psjranBEa Hring-ton, Hutchinson, Wichita, Caldwell, and all ff J 1 Ji I I TJ Points in southern Kbraska, Interior Xaniai and bynd. p_? -gj n 1 1 ■ ■ Bntire passenger equipmsnt cf th ctlbratd Pullman J ' J ff manufacture. Bolidly ballastd track of heaTy steel BMBsBBsasBBBBBsBslsBBB rail. Iron and stona brides. All safatr applianoes and moderm improTements. Commodious, weU built station. Calerity, cartainty, comfort ad luxury assured. THE FAMOUS ALBERT LEA ROUTE Ia th fa-rorit batwaen Chicairo, Rock Island, Atchison, Kam is City, and Xinneapolis and St. Paul. Tha tourlat routa to all Northern Summar Beaorta. lts Watertown Branch trarersea tha most productira lands of th great " wheat and dairy balt" of Narthern Iowa, South western Minnesota and East-Cantral Dakota. Tha short Una, vla Séneca and Kankakee, offera aapenor EfsiEsBBBBBBBBBBBBBBl facilitias to traral batwaen Cincinnati, Indianapolia, iJMTlWi yatte, and Council Bluffs, St. Joaeph, Atchison, I f J J 1 11 ?J I worth, Kanaas City, Minneapolia and St. Paul. I k 1 ' lfa.11 Tor Tickats, Xapa, Folders, or any desired Information, ■■■gMECBBBBBsBi apply to any Coupon Ticket Office in tha United States or Canada, or ad&raas, E. ST. JOHN, .„.„.„ „ , E. A. HOLBROOK, Onorl Kanaeer. tnH(iiuU iLLi Oan'l Tickat as Pui'r Acant.