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H AND MV COMPLEXION IS BETTER
,,T.?Vi,t la pleasant laxative. This drink
and Is prepared for use as easily
-si"" unt. Bn? K.T I""-
' r iv I. sue s Family Medicine moves
'imrk t-.cl. tirUt'r llc' healthy, this
' SURE CURfc
v .r'.-r. , 1
SO FAY UNTIL CURED.
.mi. No pain. No danger. Mo
' .! ntt'!i from bniners.
?"-.f! KK without pain, ue of knife or
.i'..'p;lie!!C ro detention from busi-
ii-e S:Tia'it, of tChicago,'or his asso-
Erery MONDAY and TUESDAY
-c.-: A. h. HnttoD.'S5 a rmonr avenue.
I..- .. M. Hinnett. SJOa Illinois avenne.
Vm. frliindler, Mishtwasa, Ind,; Di
,!. Ilii.-bla.nd Park, 111.; U. 6. Eddy
This rktciors Ointment is the
trinn.j'h Scientific Medicine.
N i-.ii'.ni: lus ever been produced to
t .in pare with it as a curative
an : sr. .: ix; application. It has been
tsv : .-vr 4 : years, and always affords
P.':-.-.' always gives satisfaction.
! i - F.xtenial or Internal, lilind
c- :. : I i-tula in Ano : Itching or
E i the Rectum. The relief is
i;:. :. i..r.;- - the cure certain.
WITCH HAZEL OIL
I : .rr.. S-aMs and Ulceration and
C- ' :. ir.im Hum. The relief is instant
:. v wonderful and tincqualcd.
i 1 Hot Tumors, Ulcers, Fistulas,
- -. Itiluno F.ntptions, Chafing or
. :i .! i. It is Infallible,
r '. ' ::!;! or Caked Breasts and Sore
' . 1' i- invaluable.
5 -'is. Trial size, 25 Cents.
.-'lit J I'.t-p.hl im Ivrtli t i.l mr.
, 1 1I A IIS nilllaai hi.. M milk.
Healthful, Agreeable, Cleansing.
Bliappad Hands, Wounds, Burns,
Removes and Prevents Dandruff.
AMERICAN FAMILY SOAP.
gggtjor General Household Ute
OTICK TO CiNTBACTOKS
;. nl will be received at fie city
". Ifock IflanJ, 111., until Alondiy,
'ri n m -or rniiAtruct'ng the im
" red by nn ordinance of said city
" i i-r Sii. lstsi, ami amririmi'iit- ihcruto
" iuhrr i.i.isl-, and is emit led "an onli
'' " improvement of Twentieth street
J "' ' line of Ninth avenue to the north
.i-'iitKentu avenue." Under above ord -:-
an- required for excavat'n, grading
with macadam, but bids are Mho
:;.':t. .1 for the improvement ofsaldTwen
' to he curbed w.ih curb stone and
tl. paving brick as desired by a majority
; - r'y owners abutting thereon
- :.d pe iflciit!on for said improvement on
' " '.'y clerk s office.
1 'i- must be accompanied with a certified
'' 'tie Mini of 500.
to reject any or all bids or proposals
KoMKRT KOEHLER, City Clerk.
kJ-;.axd. Ill , May SI. is!.
' tl states Engineer Office. Room 90 134
. :r. n -treet, Chicago, Illinois, May 25th,
a..-.! proposals in triplicate for consfuct-
ii.ies or less 01 the Trunk 01 me Illinois
"-!pi.i Canal near the mouth of Rock
.'ir -. reening. sorting and deiivanne sand
''ie. imi f r excavatim; the Lock pits an.l
' iu the foundation? 'or 'hree lockP, will
1 at this offi?e nn li li noon. Central
'turiiiiy. June 25th, 18'JJ. and theu opened.
' are i .vited to be present. Blank forms
"vh and specifications will be furnished
' :it:w. General plan of the works can
ml. ther r. formation can be ba i at the
A-'i- ant KriKlneer, L. L Wheel s, at
'i tuns. The attention of bidders ii in
1 A' t of c'ontiress approved February 26,
'i t ehrnary 2a, 1S3T, vol. 23, tace 3 ., and
w: , .f I, oiuiutes ai larue. i reierence
din to ntterial of domestic production
.. ' li-of tnnlityand nrice lincludine duties)
to r, 'I.-' T1,e t'ni'Kl States reae.vea the rifiht
i-i any 0r 811 OlOS.
W. L. MARSHALL
Captain, Coipsf Engineers.
VtlvVJ8 2 C fit i "h fr'.jy'i.'SlV
'lor iLTL? J,nwi- 4 afarvallouBlBvTac-
Be Wu All Right.
M.ei-chant Your credentials are satia
faciun y. Have yon a grandmother?
Youth No, sir.
"A ly dear old aunts?"
"N , sir."
"O any other relatives who will be
likely to die during the corning cricket
"You'll do.n Tit-Bits.
Small Boy Mister, couldn't yez help
a poor boy whose mother is a widtler
and out av worruk?
Goitleman Poor fellow! How long
nas your tatiier been dead?
oniau xioy rwinty years, sor.
Broc klvn Life. 0
Tl e great difference between the sig
nification of words and terms in the
Eng.i.sh tongue which are almost the
samo in etymology and origin is a great
elen ent of difficulty to a foreigner who
is le irning the language. Some cases of
actual occurrence will illustrate this
A German, who applied to a New
Yor-c honse for employment, recom
mended himself thus:
"he capacity in which I like best
to etirn my living, and the one in which
I at i most able, is that of a confidence
He meant "confidential man," and his
mist ake was rather alarming to those
to whom he wrote.
Oie of the worst cases of the kind on
record is that in which a young French
man, wishing to flatter an American
lady, wrote to her:
"I wish greatly that once more I could
gazo on your unmatched eyes!"
He did not discover the great differ
enco between "unmatched" and "match
less ' until he found out that the lady,
who was "just cross eyed enough to be
interesting," had been deeply offended
by his compliment. Youth's Compan
" then 1 understand you to say, pris
oner at the bar, that you did not steal
a hi g out of Morguet's pigsty?"
"Yes, my lord, I emphatically deny
the charge. I'm as innocent as a new
"You persist in your denial?"
"Certainly, and can prove it."
"Let ns hear."
"It is quite simple. On the day you
mention, I stole a couple of chickens
fro n Farmer Jeanfard; so yon see"-
"That will do. The proof is conclu
sive. Prisoner, you are free. Gen
darmes, show the gentleman out."
Oueensware Merchant What made
tha t lady go out of the store so hur
Clerk I don't know. I was showing
her a vase
Was that what you called it?"
(With a groan.) "We have lost her
custom forever. You should have called
it a vawz. She's from Boston." Chi
Broke Vp the Match.
IJriggs That was a sad thing about
Springier, wasn't it? He was engaged
to be married to a beautiful girl; the
day was set, the cards issued, when sud-
dealy she broke it off.
i Jriggs What was the matter?
Briggs He wrote a description of her
wedding dress for a society paper and ,
Bh-3 accidently read it. Cloak Review.
Happy Creditors, If
Lieutenant (gazing dreamily at the
hand of a rich heiress) Ah! how many
persons this dainty little hand is capable
of making happy!
Lady Manv? Surely it can make
only one person happy?
Lieutenant If bestowed upon me the
happiness of many individuals would be
as sured. Zum .Nacberzahlen.
Jolinny Was Smart.
Mamma Didn't I tell you not to take
any more preserves out of the closet?
Mamma If you wanted some why
di ln't you ask me for them?
Johnny (with confidence) Because I
w: in ted some. Detroit Free Press.
Mistress (to cook) Ton know, Marie,
I cannot allow you to receive your pre
tended cousin in the kitchen every even-
"You are very kind, mum; but he's so
v ry shy, mum, he won't step into the
lie Came Too Late.
Brown I'd like to see that new de
vice of yours for preventing the theft of
Jones Can't show it. It was stolen
from me yesterday by a pickpocket.
Odd, Isn't It?
Mrs. McCorkle What long
your parrot uses! ' '
Mrs. McCrackle Yes, It always
steaks in polly-syllables. Detroit Five
li ihanld bt in Ztsit Honie.
J. B. Wilson, 871 Clay street. Sharps
burg. Pa., says he will not be without
Dr. King's New Discovery for consump
tion, coughs and colds, that it cured Lis
wife who was threatened with pneumonia
atter an attack o' "la grippe, when va
rious other remedies and several physi
cians had done her no good. Robert
Barber, of Cooksport, Pa., claims Dr.
King's New Discovery has done him more
good than anything he ever used for
lung trouble. Nothing like it. Try it.
Free trial bottles at Harlz & Bahnseu'i
drug store. Large bottles, 50c and $1.
This remedy is becoming so well known
and so popular as to need no special men
tion. All who have used Electric Bitters
sing the same song of praise. A purer
menicine does not exist and it is guarant
eed to do all that is claimed. Electric
Bitters will cure all diseases of the liver
and kidneys will remove pimples, boils,
salt rheum and other affections caused by
impure blood. Will drive malaria from
the system and prevent as well as cure all
malarial fevers. For care of headache.
constipation arid indigestion try Electric
Bitters Entire satisfaction guaranteed.
or money refunded Price 50 cents and
$1.00 per bottle at Hartz & Babnsen's
BCCKLKN'S ARNICA 8A.LVB.
The best salve in the world for ciits,
bruises, sores, ulcers, salt rheum, fever
sores, tetter, chapped hands, chilblains,
corns and all skin eruptions, and posi
tively cures piles, or no pay required. It
is guaranteed to give perfect satisi action
or money refunded. Price 25 cents per
box. For sale bv Hartz A Bahnscn.
These words are vary familiar to our
readers, as not a day passes without the
report of the sudden death of some prom
inent citizen. The explanation is
'Heart Disease." Therefore beware if
you have any of the following svmotoms
Short breath, pain in side, smothering
spells, swollen ankles, asthmatic breath
ing, weak and hungry spelU, tenderness
in shoulder or arm, fluttering of the
heart or irregular pulse. These svm-
toms mean heart disease. The most re
liable remedy is Dr. Miles' New Heart
Cure, which has saved thousands of lives
Book of testimonials free at Harlz &
Babnsen's, who also sell the New Heart
Won't Cure Rheumatism.
But Krause's Germ-n Oil will rob the
rheumatic sufferers of many of its terrors,
being a powerful absorbant in all cases
furnishes temporary relief. It is a recog
nized fact that any stimulating counter
irritant that is penetrating when properly
applied lemoves pain, and that is what
Krause's German Oil i9 a relief, not a
cure for rheumatism. For sale by all
druggis's. Hartz & Bahnsen, wholesale
Cubeb Cough Cure One minute.
For sale by all druggists. Hartz &
Bahnsen, wholesale druggists.
What a Pity
that the otherwise beautiful girl should
have such bad teeth . And all because she
did not use SOZODON T. It costs so lit
tie to buy it coneiJering the good it does
and its ben'-nts stretch out into her fu
ture life. Poor girl!
"Speak this speech, as I tell you, trip
pingly on the tongue." Sy that one of
ine great benefactions of the age is i
ma 1 bottle of balvation Oil. the great'
st care on earth for pain; only 25 cents,
Do you s Root
BOLD AND ENJOYED EVERYWHERE.
STATE SAVINGS BANK.
Omce Corner Fifteenth street and Third Ave,
Succeeds the Moline Savings Bank. Organized 1859
5 PEC CENT. INTEREST PAID ON DEPOSITS.
Organised under State Laws.
Open from 9 a. m. to 8 p. m., and Wednesday and
Saturday nights from 7 to 8.
II. A. Aihswokth,
C. F. Hekknwat,
. w. Wheelock,
H. A. Ainsworth,
W. H. Adams,
C. A. Rose,
Q. H. Edwards,
r. F. Hemenway,
Or the Llflnor llnbiU fCMtit!vH: 4 ured
by MlininlMirlnK lr. II at
It In mmnnfaoturtl mm m oowder. which emn nvm
la a claaa of ber. m cup of coflee or tea, or .n lool,
without the knowledge of the pttient.. It. is abso'iutely
harmlesa. and will efTeot a permanent and epedy
cure, whether the p3tient 1b a moderate drinker or
an alcohol io wreck, it haa been given n thousands
of cases, and in every instance perfect nire has fol
lowed- It aerer Falln. The system once lmpreffnnt
ed with the 'Jpeciflc.it becomes an utter imposaibiljt;
for the liauor appetite to exiau
VOLl)t:. SPFX'IFM'4'O., Hole Proprietor,
48 pac book of particulirs tVoe. To be had of
For eale by Marshall & Fiflher and T.H. Thom-
U ROF. DIEFFENBACH'S
B SURE CURE 'or SEMINAt, NERVOUS
I ui USIHART TB0U61ES in VBtlNO,
I SHOOLE-aOED ! 01B MEN. Nt
STOMACH MEDICATION, no UNCEH
TAINTT OR OlSAfPOINTMlNT. but pott.
t.valT rHeT49s thm worst cuei in M honrr
mad DrBsBntlTiirssln 190 dTg. Iftdar
ta trial bj relara auil for tl. Circular fre.
aa s- ar va
Comrade O IV. Hammond
of Root Post, G. A. li.. of Syracuse, N. Y.
Wounded at Gettysburg
"C. I. Hood & Co., Lowell, Mass.:
" I was in the Army of the rotomac and
In the great battle of Gettysburg was struck:
In the ankle by a niintiie ball, which smashed
the bone. My log was amputated In the field
hospital, and after a long time It healed. I
was discharged and went home. After 8 years
My Wound Broke Open
afresh. Dr. Pease amputated an Inch of the
bone, and it healed. Four years later it
once more opened, and for eight years
how I suffered ! I do not believe it possible
for a human being to suffer worse agony.
During this time I had to go on crutches,
being unable to wear a wooden log. When
ever possible I relieved my sufferings by
taking opiate, but when I was obliged to go
without it. I suffered fearfully and thought I
should Krrnzv. I tried every thing I could
fet Willi my limited means. Physicians said
would never beany better, finally my
Blood Became Poisoned
and it broke out all over my face and on some
parts of my body so that my face Is all
covered with scars now. One day I read of
what Hood's Sarsaparilla woutd do. The
first dollar 1 got I sent and bought a bottle
and began taking it. A week or two later,
my wife in dressing my leg. said It seemed to
be improving, and after taking
a few mouths, thank God (and I say it rever
ently), the sores all over my body had healed,
and now, four years later, have never shown
any sign of reappearing." Georok M. Ham
Hu.'i, 219 Magnolia Street, Syracuse, N. Y.
Col. C. A. Weaver
Commander of Root Post, 6. A. R., himself a
one armed veteran, fully confirms Mr. Ham
mond's statement, and J. L. Belden, the phar
macist, also endorses it.
Hood's mis cure Sick Headache.
Of New York, the well koown and successful
spec allst in ' broinc diseases anil diseases of
Hie ye and Ear, by request af many
friends and patients, has decided to
Rock Islani, Wednesday, June 8th,
Conau'ta ion and ex .min ition free and confl
dential at his p rlors at thi HAKPElt HOUSE
from In a. m. to 10 p. m. One dy only.
DR. D. 0. FRUTH,
Latt Surgeon in tli Provident Medical JH-
ptvtary or JSete l or. nru pretuittt of t
Fruth Medical Intti'vte (tharUrtd.)
Ably assisted by a full corps of competent ex-
Kert specialists whose experience in the largest
nspltals in the world euaoles them to treat all
f'lironlc, IVerTsut, Skin and Blood
diseases upon the latest scientific principles.
They particularly invite all whose cases havs
been neglected, oadlv treated or pronounced
Incurable to test their expert treatment that
has never failed in thousands of cases that had
been pronounced beyond hope. Patients who
are doing well under care of their own physi
cians need not call on ns as our province is to
treat those who cannot And relief otherwise.
Disease, of Women. LeuchorrhOBa,
TJterine Displacements. Constipation. Ster
ility. Female Weakness and-all diseases pecu
liar to females positively cured by PvltatiUa
Ir. Fruth has attained the most wonder
ful success in the treatment of cases to which)
be devotes special attention and after years of
experience, has perfected the most infallable
method of curing Organic Weakness. Nervous
Heblllty, Premature Keellne of the Manly
Power, Involuntary Vital Losses, Impaired
Memory, Mental Anxiety. Absence of will
Power. Melancholy. Weak Back and Kindred
Affections if consulted before Idiocy, Insanity,
Falling Fits or Total Impotencv results from
I'sulhlvl Err.ru, the awful effects of
Which blights the most radient hopes, unfitting
patient for business, study, society or marriage,
annually sweeping to an untimely grave thous
ands of young men of exalted talent and brill
Pile Cured without pain, knife or cao-
lTpllepay positively cured by our new and
never-failing hospital treatment.
Free Ksanat nation or the TJriao.
chemical and mtcrcpieal. In all cases o;
Kidney Diseases. UruuVs Disease. Diabetes
and Spermalorrha i'ring .pecimen.
Wonderful Cir perfected fc old eae
which bav been neglected or ansklllfull;
treated. No experiments or failures Wa un
dertake no Incurable cases, bat euro thousand
given up to die.
Remember the date and some early as kit
looms are always crowded.
gycases and correspondence confidential.
ana treatment sent ny express wun iuh airee
tlons for use. but personal consultation pro
tarred. in, it. o. titlTtl,
639 l.aks A v.., (Jnteogo.
The Rock Island
Is the best medium through
which to reach the country trade.
Advertisers should hare their
announcements ready by Thurs
day morning to insure insertion
in the current week's issue.
rT J-" y 17
You can save money by trading at the Old Reliable
5 AND lO CENT STORE.
Crockery, Cutlery, Tinware, Class wire aad Wooden
MRS. C. MITSCH'S, 1314 Third Ave.
SEIVERS & ANDERSON,
CONTRACTORS and BUILDERS.
All Kinds of Carpenter Work Done.
General Jobbing done on short notice and satiafactlon ignarantecd.
Office an Show 121 Twelfth Street. ROCK ISLAND.
Manufacturer of all kinds of
B00T8 AND SHOES
Gents' Fine Shoes aspeclalty. Repairing done neatly and promptly .
A share of yonrpatronaga respectfully solicited.
1618 Second Avenue, Rock Is! ind. El
GEORGE SCIIAFER, Proprietor.
1601 Second Avenne, Corner of Sixteenth Btree - Opposite Harper's Theatre.
The choicest Wines, Liquors, Beer and Curan; always on Hand
Free Lnnch Every Day
THE TRAVELERS' GUIDE.
CHICAGO, ROCK ISLAND PACIFIC KAIL
way Depot corner Fifth avenue and Thirty
flrst street. Frank H. Plummer. agent.
EST. t tWEST.
Council Bluffs & Minneso
ta Dav Exnress I 1 1 :05 am 4:fS am
Kansas City Day Express... 10:37 pm 5:50am
Washinerton Exm-ess... 1-2:21 urn i U:i nni
council uiuns a Minneso- i i
ta Kx-ress :
:40 am T :50 pm
Omaha and Denver Vesti-1 1
bule Express f S. 44 am 9:51) am
Kansas City Limited 4:18 am 10:17 Din
Stuart and I asalle Expres: 5.45 pru 9:. 0am
Daily. tOoing east, xuoing west.
BURLINGTON ROUTE C, B. Q. RAIL
way Depot First avenne and Sixteenth at..
x.j. onpg, agent.
TRAINS. I lsavs. aaaiva.
St. Loais Express :40 am :40 am
St. Loots Express......... .. 7:87 pm 7:?7 pm
St. Paul Express 6:45 pm 7:Mam
Beardftcrwn Passenger 8:53 pm 10:35 am
Way Freleht (Monmouth)... 8:00 am 1:50pm
sterling Passenger 7:55am n:40pm
Ft: Paul Express..... 5.30am 8:45pm
Sterling Freight 11: JO am 10.3' an
CHICAGO, MILWAUEEB & ST. PAUL RAIL
way Racine & Southwestern Division De
pot Twentieth street, between First and Second
avenue, B. D. W. Holmes, agent.
TRAINS. Lsava. Aawva.
Mall and Express 7:45Mm 9:00 pm
St. Paul Express S:tUpm 11:25 am
ft. A Accommodation s:O0pte 10:10 am
?t. Accommodation 7:8Btm 6:10pm
MOST DIBECT BOUTS TO THE
East, South and Southeast.
Fast U'l. Express
Lv. Rock Island 8 :ft am 2:30 pm
Ar. Orion 8:46 am 8:04 pm
Cambridge 9:03 am 3:27 pm
Glva 9:36 am 8:57 pm
Wyoming 10:11 am 4:3.) pm
Prtcceville 10:30 am 4 :55 pm
Peoria 11:15 am 5:40 pm
Bloomington. : 1:15 pm I 9:15nm
Springfield ! 8:40 pmi 10 :30 pm
Jacksonville cm pmii-j-115 n t
Decatur '. :50 pm!l0:00 pm
Danville t S :50 pm .14:10 n't
Indianapolis 6:55 pm 8:85 am
Terre Haute j 7:10 pm 10:00 am
Svansville ! 1:30 am 7:85 am
Bt. Louis : 7:30 pm 7:40am
Cincinnati 11:00pm ,.10 am
Ar. Rock Island.
110:10 ami S :50 pm
1 lrgipiil 7:05 pm
Accommodation trains leave Rock Is'and at
6 :00 a. m. and 6.20 p. m ; arrive at Peoria 1 :10 p .
m. and 1 :1S a. m. Leave feoaia 6:00 a. m. and
7 :15 p. m ; arrive Rock Island -i :00 p. m. and 1 ;
Ail trains run daily except Sunday.
All passe ger trains arrive and depart Union
Free Cbaircaron Fast Express between Rock
Is'ond and Peoria, both directions.
Through tickets to all points ; baggage cnecked
through to destination.
I Aceom, I
Lv. Rock Island 9. In am
Arr. Reynolds.. 10 39 am
- came li.uuam
6.20 am lt.fO pm
7.00 ami 1.45 pm
7.55 ami 3..00 pm
H.B. 8UDLOW, ."TOCKHOUSK
Superintendent. Gen'l Tkt. Agec
ROCK ISLAND PEORIA RAILWAY DR
pot First avenne and Twentieth atreet. F.
H. Rockwell, Agent.
Fast Mall Express
1 :25 pm
Vigor of Youth
Easily aad Speedily Regained by using
This genuine Turkish Remedy positively cures
Nervousness, Wakefulness, E vil lroams, Lassi
tude, Pain in the Back, Vital Exhaustion, and
all diseases caused by Errors of Youth or Ex
cesses. It is convenient to carry and easy to
use. Price $1.00 per box, or 6 for eo.00. A writ
ten guarantee to cure, or money refunded, given
with each ".00 order. If the druggist you ask
for Hazzarak'a Turkish Pills has not got them,
don't let hiui fool yon with his oily tongue and
seU you something else Instead, but send price
to ns and we will forward to you by mail, In
plain, unmarked package. We also treat pa
tients by maiL Address THE HAZZARAK
MEDICINE CO., 2U0 South Sangamon Street.
lFBILI111U Ikraar. I
tM KirriONS mr KX( KKhBS
ABTKBta CUMK by tfeUKn
ClECTRiC belt abb ii.ria.ni
BOSSr. Umt for tkil iMdh H
ws oriR- -vW-v-IMrltVEiTlfear
MM, tmrr m4 QcmenaU Sftiww, giving Vrlj. B1M, HMb.
U, ImiUmm Crmrt. of Kleeirleitr rhroatrh .U WRAK
r AKT8. mlonnt th to HRALTM VHwaol SSTRRSOTH.
Bto-lrl. l.rrMl rll iMtoallj, or v. forfait Si.OOS I. cask.
BELT mm4 Baipeairy Coi.lol. BA. um4 mm. fifit wwrsto
sibppoiIt Cro. In tbr. MMk. SttM naip.ltf Pros.
aXUXIJECT&IG0O.. IBSUlkitiriie' u.rU
Sandwiches Famished on Shoi t Notir.
UNACQUAINTED WITH THE GEOGRAPHY OFTHiS COUNTRY WltLOBTAV
KUCH VALUA31E INFORMATION FR0U A 8TUDY OF THIS MAP OF THE
Hii Pnr.V Island Pamfin Bit
The Direct Route to and from Chicago, Jollet, Ottawa,
Peoria, La Salle, Moline, Rock Island, In ILLINOIS;
Davenport, Muscatine, Ottumwa, Oskaloosa, Pat
Moines, Wlnterset, Audubon, Harlan and Council
Hufls, In IOWA ; Minneapolis and St. Paul, In MIN
KESOTA; Watertown and Sioux Falls, In DAKOTA;
Cameron, St Joseph and Kansas City, In MISSOURI;
Omaha, Lincoln, Fairbury and Nelson, In NEBRASKA;
Atchison, LeaTenwortb, Horton, Topeka, Hutchinson.
Wichita, Belleville, Abilene, Dodga City, Caldwell, In
KANSAS; Kingfisher, El Reno and Wlnco, In INDIAH
TERRITORY ; Denver, Colorado Springs and Pueblo.
In COLORADO. Traverses new areas of rich farming
and grazing lands, affording the best facilities of Inter
communication to all towns and cities east and west,
northwest and southwest of Chicago and to Pacific and
VESTIBULE EXPRESS TRAINS
Leading all competitors In splendor of equipment,
between CHICAGO and DE9 MOINES. COUNCIL
BLUFFS and OMAHA, and between CHICAGO and
DENVER, COLORADO SPRINGS and PUEBLO, via
KANSAS CITY and TOPEKA and via ST. JOSEPH.
First-Class Day Coaches, FREE RECLINING CHAIR
CARS, and Palace Sleepers, with Dining Car Scrvica.
Close connections at Denver and Colorado Springs with
diverging railway lines, now forming the new and
TRANS-ROCKY MOUNTAIN ROUTS
Over which superbly-equipped trains run dally
THROUGH WITHOUT CHANGE to and from Salt
Lake City, Cgden and San Fncisco. THE ROCK
ISLAND is also the Direct ana Favorite Line to and
from Maaltou, Pike's Peak and all other sanitary and
scenic resort, and cities and mining districts In Colorado.
DAILY FAST EXPRESS TRAINS
From St Joseph and Kansas City to and from all Im
portant towns, cities and sections in Southern Nebraska,
Kansas and the Indian Territory. Also via ALBERT
LEA ROUTE fiom Kansas City and Chicago to Water
town. Sioux Tails, MINNEAPOLIS and ST. PAUL,
cennectiong for all points north and northwest between
the lakes and the Pacific Coast
For Tickets, Maps, Folders, or desired Information
apply to any Coupon Ticket Office tn the United States
or Canada, or address
E. ST. JOHN, JOHN SEBASTIAN,
Ge- Manager. Genl Tkt di Pass. Agt,
CHTCfc O. H
1000 lVJile? of lroaii
Chicago, Minneapolis and St. Paul
Via the Famous Albert Lea Route.
St. Louis, IvTinneapolls and St. Paul
Via St. Louis, Minneapolis A SL Paul Short Lisa.
Through Sleepers and Chair Cars
KANSAS CITY, MINNEAPOLIS AND ST. PAUL,
PEORIA, CEDAR RAPIDS ANU SIOUX FALLS, DAK.
CHICAGO AND CEDAR RAPIDS
Via tha Famous Albert Lea Route.
THE SHORT LINE
SPIRIT LAKE (sT
The Great Iowa Summer Resort
For Railway and Hotel Rates, Descriptive
Pamphlets and all information, address
Oeu 1 Ticket aud Passenger AgeuL
FOB CHEAP HOMES
On line of this road In Northwestern Iowa,
Southeastern Minnesota and Central Dakota,
where drought and crop failures are unknown.
Thousands of choice acres of land yet unaoU,
Local Excursion rates given. For full Informa
tion as to prices of land and rates of fare, address
Genl Ticket and Passenger Agent.
All of the Passenger Trains on aH Divisions of
this Hallway are heated by steam from the
engine, and the Main Line Day Passenger Trains,
are lighted with the Electrie Lifht.
Maps, Time Tables, Through Kates and all in
formation furnished on applicatien to A tents.
Tickets on sale over this route at all prominent
fjuiiiia m tue iiuiHi, ana oy its Agents, to &JL
parts of the United States and Canada.
WFor aiinoaucemeDts of Excursion Ttates,
and local matters of Interest, please refer to the
local columns of tliis paper.
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