Illinois Central R. R.
The Most Direct and Quickest Route For
Chicago and all parts of Central and Northern Illionis,
Connecting With The Different Railroads For
All parts of the Northwest and the Eastern States,
carrying the Great U. S. Mail and Express
for Cairo, and All Parts of
Southern Illinois, Kentucky & Tennessee,
and All Points On The Mississippi.
2 Exp. Passenger Trains
Chicago and Cairo, Daily,
Making Direct Connection at
Chicago with all Eastern and
Northern Lines to and from
Detroit, Buffalo, Cleve-
land, Niagara Falls,
Boston, Pittsburgh, Philadelphie, Mil-
waukee and La Crosse.
At Mattoon and Odin, with the Ohio &
Mississippi Railroad. and the St. Louis
and Terre Haute Railroad, and
At Dunleith, with a Daily Line of Steamers
to and from La Crosse, Prairie du Chien, St.
Paul, and all intermediate points on the Up-
At Freeport, with the Galena and Chicago
Union Railroad, to and from Chicago, Beluit,
Madison, and Janesville, and from thence to
all parts of Wisconsin.
At Dixon, with Dixon and Iowa Central
Railroad for Fulton and Lyons.
At La Salle with Chicago and Rock Island
Railroad, to and from Rock Island, Daven-
port and Iowa City.
At Mendota, with Chicago, Burlington &
Quincy, for all points in Central Iowa.
At El Paso with Peoria and Oquawka Rail-
road, to and from Peoria, Galesburg, Burling-
ton and Quincy.
At Decatur and Tolona, with Great Western
Railroad, to and from Springfield, Jackson-
ville, Naples and Townson the Illinois River,
also with Toledo and Wabash Railroad, to
and from Lafayette, Fort Wayne anbd Toledo.
Through Tickets can be Procured at all Railroad and Steamboat Offices.
n.northStevens, , Agent , Freight Office.
Wm.William r.residence Arthur, , Sup’t. Chicago.
w.west P.Johnson., General Ticket Agent , Chicago.