Operating revenues and operating expenses of class I steam railways in the United States /1936

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Operating revenues and operating expenses of class I steam railways in the United States /1936
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United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Statistics
United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics
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U.S. G.P.O.
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Washington, D.C
Creation Date:
1936
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Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Statistics.
Dates or Sequential Designation:
-Nov. 1956.
Numbering Peculiarities:
Compares the monthly statistics of the current year with that of the preceding year.
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Issued <Feb. 1932>-May 1942 by the U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Statistics; June 1942-Nov. 1956 by the U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics.
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"Compiled from the monthly reports of revenues and expenses for ... steam railways, including ... switching and terminal companies" (varies).
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"Switching and terminal companies not included," Mar. 1938-Nov. 1956.
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Description based on: Feb. 1932; title from caption.
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BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 140 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 144 Class I steam railways

FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH, 1936 AND 1935


Statement No. M-100
MARCH,1936


United States New England Region a/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935

Average number of miles operated ......................... 237,047 238,227 7,076 7,131 26,640 26,826 24,914 25,060 56,630 59,017 6,010 6,016
Revenues:
Freightal................. .................. 1......... g5,2055 29175 0,886 524,1832 8,41707 979 0 7,3,097 1,07,49 105,21,259 101,429,5 217,55,976 1 7,304,060
Joint fasge ty------r--- ....... ........... ...-...... 100291 6 3,522 3 779 721 O 11 -958856 -7-8 l 6 16, 8 21,7500 183 2
Mail -a -- operating revenues .08,703721 280, 30 12,36 36- 12 ,277 7 0,98,597 55 ,7861 10,327,562 1,56,169 2 113,0 5 2,98,0881,9 2,731 12,53
aintenanoe of way and structures .s-- ... ... ,1, ,-65,211 24,1770 1, 566 51,0 816,0173 5644,0749 16,76 13,968 2 1 10,72,5906 12,,106, 16,90 76


maintenance of equipment ,933 56 87 2, 7 2, 1 12 ,96 11,56,05 ,,2 12,07 963, 262679 3, 927 3,
Traffll o.........ther transportation2------- ...-.- --- ,595 7,. 821 332,1477 75 1,1,0 1, 06, 18 1,72,55 1,316,01 2,950,726 32,8601 146,197 141,686
SInoiental ........ ....0 3............................. 00,105 501692 4, 2 ,000 8 1, 1 31 22
Joint faoelity -Cr ................. ...7,7 776,523 100 .. .,474 9,2301 6, 58,06.5 11,5676 .7 275699 2:79 53 21,00
Joint failit-Dr.. ....--................................-225,660 204,4 1,183 1,17 4,2 6 50,9928 5377 9,;1 9412





Transportat9on for In4estment-cr .2, 179552 C ,o1 2, 0 2,0 1, 2,7 S
Railway operating revenues -.....--....... 30,303.721 210, 90,306,30 12,336,6496 12,277,147 60,966,597 55,704,61 60,607,562 60,469,2 13,113,005 129,452,172 16,9842,731 16,56,090
Expenses:
Raintenanoe of way and structures ... -5-- 34,13,434 2,7,920 2,61760 1,302,766 5,71,56 ,45 91,73,097 ,569,07 134,662,701 13,89,084 105,73,5399 ,0,714 1,903237
int raiwace of equipment----g i e / 4,159,933 56,919,871 990.3 8 1,02,16 71 27,796 17,36270 13,76,52 11:2 61,05 12556,106 26,305,953 6,674,736 6,5398639
Rat of expenses to renus percnt............. 7,6. 75.73 91 777 401,90 1,361,01 1 69 I71., 778 7397 57.16425 51130
ortation--11---,668--,681 103-5---164 536 7 4 8 23,692,612 21,504,016, 23,555,68347 21,8,470 52,609,1368 48293,066 4,436713 4,222,167
Deprellaneous operations ng expenses .16 2, 1 4 1 38,27 3,1494,710 433,063 560,506 526,0690 7,239 7,070,02 150,67 147,09
General.. -----.... ..... .15,101,1221 14:676265 5 50 52 33 2,462,146 2,547,078 2,7:7.675 2,764,584 5,766,530 5,:34,:95 566,959 679:564
Transportation for investment-Cro...................... 243,072 152o59 574 300 15 489 5 15,44, 14,579 3 295,17 32,399 1275 o321
Railway operating expenses...----.......-..-..--- 236,578,646 212,724,302 11,297,699 9,160,194 46,616,392 42,427,955 47,543,054 43,406,207 105,659,145 95,014,356 10.625,697 10,573,506
Net revenue from railway ope rations 71,725,075 6,166,004 1,0 7 3 2,097,293 14,150,205 ,27690 13,26,5 1,,9 0 7,063,617 2198,14560 33375,6 7,116,86349 ,014,295
Railway tax acc ruals113---- 9---5 16 100 733772 43360,109 51309,273 3 36 1056272 7 1 20393 1 90
Railway operating income.......3....-.........95043 4,067,690 11.6 9 2,363,521 9,947.536 9,916,797 7,955,625 13,213,01 17 ,91,076 25,493,399 6,077,731 6,266,092
Equipment rents-Dr. balance--- .... ...... 1,75,17 1,0,295 1,23 18422,7 1,,1, 6253 1,2 4 1,1 9, ,o3,574,6 60 12 20
Joint facilityrent-Dr. balance-.. ........ --- 3:: 2932,: 3 2 1433,070 6:71 662,:25 160,19 6 6:5 760112 3i,57;,36 -. t -1g
q 77,563 574,720 1,670,050 f,2
Net railway operating r ncoume ..--..... ./ 35205,514. 38,129,671 6 992.15 1,502,164 7,507,736 7,362,264 6,036,526 11,441,505 12,556,106 20,305,953 6,674,736 6,425,213
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)-t...---- ....... 76.7194 75.73 91.58 6 74.77 76.79 76.17 6, .19 71.768 7.76 73.97 57.15 56.66
Depreciation included in operating expenses-- 16,222,413 16,346,001 53352 538,278 3,129,110 3,146,835 3,1429,077 334,910 7,092,039 7,070,023 1,200,3 1,165,08
Total maintenance before q depreciation- 62,120,954 67,532485,25 0,19 15, 13, 452,52 51,902 84,57982 3 08 24-6 4 23,086 1436;7
















T r olane os ............................ ..5.1.O 179 O O597 73 5,7 4,3 6,
General...5.......................................................... ......... 1, 1. 2..i.U 2,202,200 2, 7 91 1, ,1, 96 01 9 9 57 5 63
Net railway operating income before depreciation. 5,226,992 64,4,8723 1 45630,7 13,1 2 10,636,20131 10,59,119 6,207,65 51,26,415 1,264,145 2,2375,9761 ,6782,1 9,7590,296

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935

Average number of miles operated-...................... 3....9939 39,241 44,949 145259 46,333 46,472 56,622 57.002 30,313 30,477 133,466 133,951
Revenues:
JFreight y -.. -D................ 5197.....- -27.0 ....,6 178,159 19528 312,871 3 17 28,80 2036,91 45, 39. 9,600 321,60 23611 1720,410 194,669 ,409 7916
Passenger------ -- 4 550 96; 5,186,877 4;1462;46- 2,111.422 1,7:7,122 4,966363 4,277,791 1,269,663 1,131,605 6,366,116 7:196:
Mal. ..............-y o g ...........--.............. 7,11, 15,5 05 13, 6 1382,84 1,98147 99,706 ,17302,09 1,775,003 660,005 659,102 8, ,132 19,900
Express .------ ------------ 1,096,617 1,090,294 124736 1 ,27,596 9 4 756,070 4 112 5620
Ratio o t expenspes to revenues (percent)-........ 7.0 756 68. 6907 8257 769 6 79,22 8, 7560 6.79 72, 6 ,16971
Incidental--_-............-..-- ..--.......... 0....772,191 68, 1,017,602 62,65-4 .48,588 400,690 856,041 765,691 270,;422 2O5,2 5 1,615,.51 1,462,256
Joint facility-Cri--------o 150,6904 1-5.076 172,194 164,024 103,275 76,13459 267,4740 222,5132 66,1314 47,7635 4-6,8 3142,626
Joint facility-Dr -_ ----- --- -- 1339 15,324 22,24 16,265 25,369 27,959 124,704 104,996 2,341 134724
Railway operating revenues.1--------------- 42,669,313 36,441,675 61,632,044 57,029,765 32,999,422 27,635,725 54,696,406 46,921,407 24,660,644 20,651,237 112,556,672 95,406,369
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ------- 14,9914 4,205,192 6,483,058 6,106,429 3,601,147 2,642,097 :6,844,03: 5:,:7168 32866,307 ,0896 13,7311492 10,966,261
Maintenance of equipment --------- :42793 7,532,019 11,875,620 1no:0:658 6,66604 5,913,227 11,560,566 94,A9,,06 2 0,6 19,761,
Traffic..... ----------------- 1,262,1 1,"1 :14 1,7,366 1 96 O 5
Transportation.... 15--,, 1 16,069, 2---- 0,69 20:-2,820 17:879:62 6,1--34 2 7,62296':5 42 : 3:16:
Miscellaneous operations ----------0-- _......21527 6 14,617125 1716
General...............'!.''^.1:0! :-: 1,64R32741 1. 2,232, 2,4s:913 l 5 1 "26: 278 9 3605 ,979 60,329 3190,2;4 123,3;W
Transportation for investment-Cr-................ 11,37 852 23,112 44,955
Railway operating expenses......... 31,249,675 26,617,344 42,075,772 39,390,852 26,606,724 23,341,553 43,442,063 37,714,022 16,794,942 17,263,519 66,643,729 76,319,094
Net revenue from railway operations ------ 11,439,48 9,624,331 19,556,272 1 389 6,392,698 11,256,5435 9207,35 6,0657902 23,714,94 7, 2
Railway tax accruals---- --- 3-2-2,4-5 2,722,158 5.251,548 ,4-,94 3.191379 2,55.0 5,204,766 3.79,320 179,557 ,30, 10,032,70 7,69
Railway operating income_----.._------....-... 6,226,993 6,901,673 14,304,724 13,169,965 3,201,319 1,639,130 6,207,577 5,326,065 4,273,3145 2,257,131 13,682,241 9,424,326
Equipment rents-br. balance-.. .-- ----- 917,294 627,640 165,577 520,030 9071 7121464 1,607,429 1,140,46 1,205,202 66,735 379319 2,97,659
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance--_- -------- 176159 195,1426 312,71 35917 23,04 206,960 71 423423 270,594 1,045,760 916,767
Net railway operating inoome_-...--............. .. 7,131,540 5,676,605 13,606,276 12,304,016 1,961,797 919,706 4,126,015 3,460,392 2,733.320 1,119,802 6,6843,132 5,519,900
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)------------- 73.20 74.96 66.27 69.07 60.63 84.46 79.42 60.36 75.60 62.79 76.93 62.09
Depreciation included i operating expenses.............. 3 2,092,717 ,201,4 3,257,00 1,75,2 1,792,40 99 3 1 162 92,9 6,01,178
Topreciationnincldeb depreciationg--exenes-0........... 00,5 96441494 12157:14 13,761,267 8;6 9 6,962,91 15, l7 6,012,889 5 24,729 620
Net railway operating income before depreciation 9,132:6 7:971:522 ,007,709 15,561,616 3.767,629 2,712,113 7,37.963 6,53,56 2,262,397 14,779,073 11,538.07


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b/ Does not include Boston & Albany. the revenues and. expenses of which are included with New York Central return in Great Lakes Region.
/ Includes 8747,664 sleeping and parlor car surcharge.
I includes 1766,756 sleeping and parlor car surcharge.
SDeficit or other reverse items.
/ Includes charges to Railway Tax Accruals in the total amount of $5,464,691, Itemiled as follows: 1,452,072 for taxes under the require-
ments of the Social Seourity Act of 1935, and $4,012,619 under the requirements of an Act approved Aulust 29, 1935, levying an excise
tax upon carriers and an inoome tax upon their employees, and for other purposes. (Public No. 100, 74th Oongresg)
t/ Includes charges to General Expensed in the amount of $2,090,372 on account of aooruals for liability under the Railroad Retirement Act
of 1934.


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 140 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 144 Class I steam railways

FOR THREE MONTHS ENDED WITH MARCH, 1936 AND 1935


United States New England Region a/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935

Average number of miles operated-......... .................. 237,057 238,308 7,081 7,131 26,610 26,826 24,914 25,061 58,635 59,018 6,009 6,024
Revenues:
Freight............................................ 38,125,251 647,112,569 25,81-44,442 24,760,450 p147,080,154 $131,220,895 a49,117,582 *135,333,402 (322,398,178 #291,314,77 654,759,193 47,917,991
Passenger ................................ --_ ... 96,20,182 85,35,74 8,235,682 7,48082 20,673627 181168 26,069,956 23,908,780 5,979,265 50,268,5 189696 1,58178
Mail...... .......... .... ...22 18,564 22, 13,831 1 ,05,900 1,062,786 3,63: 567 3,07,7 3,960,927 3,895,978 8,610,39 8,566,68 677,572 677,0
Express-...... .... ........................................ 11,69,062 10509,380 9 508,570 2,00 31 1,802,7 1,88,277 1,622,655 4,1,577 3,93369 302,04 323,1
All other transportation............. ................ 19,772,714 17,578,9 1,7,2 1,099,020 5,7,8 5,131,839 3,719,353 3,283,20 10,1,19 9,51,06 36,576 06,780
Incidental................................................................ 17,17,301 15,27,05 1,402,772 1,254, 517 3,892,118 3,1,282 ,20,196 3,95,72 9, 498,386 8,383,27 616,900 603,796
Joint facility-Cr ... ............. ......... 2,691,89 2,337,9 275,864 2,47 199,383 169,551 3,350 3.,95 839,597 773,979 52,27
Joint facility-Dr...... 686,700 617,601 3,'980 3,520 127,578 121,255 20,00 ,90 151,561 1,679 3,1
Railway operating revenues ............. 907,861,226 800,017,237 38,395,251 36,787,379 182,932,140 163,497,474 189,649,638 172,281,541 410,977,029 372,566,394 58,755,104 51,560,888
Expenses:
Jitaffil.......... ...---- -...... 666, 7010 2R17:39913711 1231182500 110111188' 1102 3,
Maintenance of way and structures................... 97,021,156 81,059,062 6, ,025 4,56,328 16,61,266 13,928,87 1 02,02 14,00,812 39,8 3 2,54,17 5 33 5,576
Maintenance of equipment ...... ---...... 188, J165 ,027 7.042,646 5 4, 38,12,675 33,985,101 4165,96 35 7,710 61,277 75,217651 1 00,850 9,74828
Traffic......-............. ---_- --.-- 23521 22 51013 59 169 5,711 4 4 0 87 402, 3,8,473 8,812,27 8, ,071 107,731 71,6
Transportation..... .......................,3,7 305,979 15,8,039 14,921,55 72,825 64 57 6 8,17 161,797,967 13 ,220 13, 3 12,5,2
Miscellaneous operations.................... 58,03 7 223 3 490 6 163 7 140 97 1,7 1621227 3 3,522 737 17.055 16,395
General. -------------............ 39,093,674 611, 923 1,2 7, 3 7, 517 8,2,31 8,39,7 171,419,313 1,70,974 2,009,
Transportation for investment-Cr 618,931 528,891 1,120 1, 57 39,017 56,73 56,299 96,871 10,5 22,202 21,3
Railway operating expenses-..............-... 704,263,531 624,719,489 31,802,172 28,042,568 140,501,703 125,182,217 145,617,568 127,768,849 317,921,443 280,993,634 32,627,105 30,603,205
Net revenue from railway operations ....................-- 203,597,695 175,297,7 6,593,079 8,744,811 2,430,47 38,15,257 44,032,070 44,512,692 93,055,586 91.572,760 26,127,999 20,957,683
Railway tax accruals....... 68,7, 59,71,983 2,87173 2,22,883 11,95,723 10,992,569 13,1,737 10,599,701 7,793,633 23817,153 5,978,561 5,225,105
Railway operating income............................... 134,950,231 115,582,765 3,905,906 6,519,928 30,464,714 27,322,688 30,891,333 33,912,991 65,261,953 67,755,607 20,149,438 15,732,578
Equipment rents-Dr. balance ----21,191,985 20,451,29 1,535,6208 1,386,772 5 0 5523,310 3 513 3,79,534 10,388,1 10,389,616 10 1
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance--....................... 9,1926 876993 133258 1293978 8562371986 172876 5176658 5 9,1132
Net railway operating income.......................... / 104,564,978 f/ 86,366,523 1,037,028 3,839,178 23,000,921 19,773,007 25,659,204 28,704,693 49,697,153 52,316,878 21,612,555 16,346,066
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)...-- .... 77.57 78.09 82.83 76.23 76.81 76.57 76.78 74.16 77.36 75.42 55.53 59.35
Depreciation included in operating expenses ...... ,390, 8,9,6 1,600,102 1,65,876 9302,063 9,1,412 10,106,057 9,9,604 21,008,522 21,061892 3,592,481 3,519,764
Total maintenance before depreciation..236,974,15 197,402,55 11,553,269 8,83,292 5,311,878 38,2,566 861,951 9,3,918 105,227,098 86,729,776 12,50,70 11,81,797
Net railway operating income before depreciation 152,955,23 135,256,157 2,637,30 5,5,05 32,302,9 29,254,19 35,765,21 38,639,297 70,705,675 73,378,770 25,205,036 19865,830

ItemSouthern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District

1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935

Average number of miles operated...........-.....--...... 38,941 39,241 44,950 45,265 46,334 46,513 56,825 57,030 30,313 30,482 133,472 134,025
Revenues:
Freight. ---.....-........ .97,708,706 685,206,606 p152,467,89 -133,124,597 74,931,071 $64,107,018 p126,013,053 j 107,101,217 $62,315,053 51,464,990 263,259,177 222,673225
Passenger... 13,55,368 1,661,981 15,552,331 13,245,59 6 2 .962 5,538,039 15,5 167 12,938,663 3,919,45 3, 1,336 25,988,8 21,922,03
Mall .............................. .. 3,2,962 326,37 090 ,003 226,600 2,820,75 5,101,751 5,086,887 1,95,25 1, 9,87, 9, ,8
press ................... ........... .. 2,2,835 2,35,332 2,5,9 2, ,51 1,163,412 960,25 2,271,885 1,780,199 906, ,

Joint facility--Dr---- -58,577 4,591 74,939 84.474 66,o1 382,367 307, 49 6,557 4,856 473,398 378,986
Railway operating revenues...................... 121,589,785 106,584,022 180,314,889 158,144,910 89,774,007 77,114,316 154,885,326 131,995,799 71,879,975 60,195,818 316,539,308 269,305,933
Expenses:
11,202, 229 2,,4 93 2,511,01F:81:0 8,go5,5'
maintenance of way and structures 8 9 19220,132 17, 11,156,806 8,521, 17, ,869 13,786,036 8,975006 8,235,207 37,926,681 30,53,083
Traffic. .......................................... 3,875 8 .3,5 6 350,922 2,575 2, ,87 94 ,33,131 2,710,311 2, ,8 10,157,068 9,88,020
Transportation..................................... ...... 44,977,26 0,01,7 5,6,69 52,17o,2 41,3, 56 3,956,8 60,81717 52,158,257 25,5122,8,153 17,682,124 109,501,277
Miscellaneous operations 1.... ,139,117 9 61 72 1095,013 :546t6 651,0384 1, 95183 1 583 317 478,179 ,65,782 3181,668 2,6941,48
General............ .....,93--------1--1 5,1-.5 6,675o088 74182,741 4,25159 5,60;2133 7, 76,.51 9,079,388 3 117.959 4,328,594 15,2 6,0 19,00oo9,015
Transportation for investment--Cr............. ... 37,222 5.271 59,424 71,656 151,83 101,365 159,34 132,850 171,449 11 8 1 2,636 352,863
Railway operating expenses........................... 92,539,194 83,899,746 125,166,299 114,502,951 79,815,328 69,321,211 126,383,041 109,792,866 54,977,420 50,108,827 261,175,789 229,222,904
Net revenue from railway operations................... 29,050,591 22,684,276 55,178,590 11,641,959 9,958,679 7,793,105 28,502,285 22,202,933 16,902,555 10,086,991 55,363,519 40,083,029
Railway tax accruals............. .........8.............,889,508 7,720,771 11,868,069 12,915,876 8,1118,872 7,276,67 13,221,020 11,642,22 4,615,870 4,032,860 25,985,762 22,951,951
Railway operating income.............. ......... 20,161,083 14,963,505 40,310,521 30,696,083 1,809,807 516,433 15,281,265 10,560,511 12,286,685 6,054,131 29,377,757 17,131,075
Equipment rents--Dr. balance.----...... 2,8,317 1,98,28 582,912 957,163 2,410,120 2,137,211 4,319,281 1,255,727 73,91,527 2,711,502 10,220,931 9,10,9470
Joint facility rent--Dr. balance ................... 565,84846 948,13 87 3 663,713 64,396 1,422,141 1,331,88 982,22 63,107 3,068,76 2,839,387
Net railway operating income..................... 17,166,920 12,516,361 38,779,475 28,862,427 d 1.2611026 2.265.04 9,539,80 4,972,900 7,812,536 2,79,522 16,088,350 5,187,218
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ............ .. 76.11 78.72 69.40 72.40 88.91 89.89 81.60 83.18 76.49 83.214 82.51 85.12
Depreciation included ing i ng expensesr ....e.. 16,012,41 6,215,4 960,962 9,735,.07 ,4,5,579 ,31,2125 9,030465 19,3400,917,4 570,1,627 3,76,11 57,792,85
Total maintenance before depreciation...................------ 31,637,780 28,050,04 ,142, 83 39,88i, 84 2,8 ,457 ,331, 12 212 ,398,55 0, 533,7 2,2 4 19,519,663017 17,012,73 187,0,575 70,790,83
Net railway operating income before depreciation... 23,179,1,01 1,732,2016 6 1 8,38, 7 38,598,034 d ,081,553 3,111,921 18,570,305 14,197,283 11,213,453 5,970,159 33,865,311 23,279,353
Ne rilayoprtig ncmebeoe epec aii IEM 3. 72, 8,944Y 319599,034 -011,531 3?? 91 1,50,05 197,283 11,i213,453~ 5,970 1 33,86.31


A/ Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
/ Includes 2,525,906 sleeping and parlor car surcharge.
c/ Includes :2,448,158 sleeping and parlor oar surcharge.
d/ Deficit or other reverse items.
e/ Includes charges to Railway Tax Accruals in the total amount of g8,488,656, Itemized as follows: $4,296,025 for taxes under the require-
ments of the Social Security Act of 1935, and $4,192,631 under the requirements of an Act approved August 29, 1935, levying an excise
tax upon carriers and an income tax upon their employes, and for other purposes. (Public No. 400, 74th Congress)
f/ Includes charges to General Expenses in the amount of $6,193,694 on account of accruals for liability under the Railroad Retirement Act
of 1934.


MARCH,1936







Subject to revision


UNIV. OF FL .






U.S. ~"r.TOIv


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 10 monthly report of revenues and expenses representing 144 Clas I steam railways

FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL, 193l AND 1935


Statoust No. M.10
APRIL, 1936


United States New England Region a/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahonts Region
Item

1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935

Average number of miles operated --......... ........ 237,026 238,209 7,076 7,141 26,631 26,824 24,950 25,060 58.657 59.025 6,010 6,019
Revenues:
JFreight- --------Dr----- 56,22,20 -222-6-4-01-4 9,236,105 -8,6040,826 6 50,811,615 (44,38,416 $54,216,2 43,27,640 114,264,23 6676,2 17,202,9 l4,112,0
Passenger 23--8.7-2-6 01............------. -----.--......-.....-... 30 .6 a-27;-83068 2 494--0 1,4 3 2 38792 32906,5092 5 72 3.1 6-104 67 836- 1.77; 4 "6.25083 654,39 4567
mail--------------------- ..........-------- --.-.-._-..--.-....- ..- 7,7,-- 7.260,72 '1 2 898 l6788 1 5 9 89 237,'5 22346
ene ......facility-r........... .......................,139 ,04 8 77.722 6,5 52,610 119.303 115,880 260,113 246,212 21,284 2 0


Railway operating revenues.......................... 313,409,688 274,663,066 13,214,920 12,462,528 62,570,040 55,135,642 68,418,527 56,743,096 144,203,47 124,341,266 18,666,320 15,446,008
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures. 36,301,551 0,824,724 2 1,393023 5,806,850 5,214,056 5,56,71 ,8, 11,506,196 2,095 143,
Maintenance of equipment. .. ......................... .64,233,358 55278,370 2,0, 1 '61 12.14 .146 2O0'5 1'0712,3, 3.2 18,
Traffiec------- -----------. 8,092,-31 8,0-71,-0 2 ;8 -,-738 l l 49 1 8776 20..6 lO 2.212 2 93 2473 3 7 21731
Transportation1..........1...1...2............. 10,913,605 12,28,i 5,114,06 4,818,70 22,.974,9 21,18 2 5 47,158,19 4,4,24 3,961,555
Miscellaneous operations 2,681,602 2,3,285 161,726 1147,150 481,731 42,291 597,517 56,254 1;2,974 1,1143,695 56,537 0^70
General..................... ...... 13,085,022 10,701,832 5.44,097 5149,32 2.4.42,458 2,3,047. 2 5 269 5,767,108 51627,O478 568,74 3
Inclwad taxeta rual--------------------------------------------------------------------5,5 ----15 ,436 446 1 1 Z8;7 921872;035 233r2; 07;74
Transportation for investment-C- r ....,812 0 182l,715821 48 1 14 1,8,7820 1-,7891 2,0,9139260 85,71 11.07 ,

Railway operating expenses ..... 235,072,729 209,415,791 10,548,970 9,067,296 45,8O,163 41.991,815 47.587,153 41,679,606 104,016,286 92,738,717 10,716,8914 9,838,568

Railway operating incomes....................... 52,55,817 1-4.4574, 35 1,6140,925 2,590,148 12.29,23, 7 9,69o,550 15175 56,9 ,90 96 4 9,115,4991 23.193,062 591,666193 3,899,6914



Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) .--- 75.00 76.24 79.83 72.76 7,3.3 76.16 69.6 5 73.45 72.13 74.58 57.41 63.70
Depreciation included in operating expenses. 16,132 16,027,438 543,351 548,230 3.076,495 3.130,967 ,4O21,07 3,394,913 7,040,873 7,074,110 1,202,772 1,191,958
Total maintenance before depreointion---4,402,675 65 397,6 2,276 13,492293 16,2,93 12,531,26 35,701,8 28825,614 4,313,185 3950191
Net railway operating income before depreciation 57,679,878 07 1,233,83 2,295.95 12,769,710 10,320,439 16,833,518 12,514,852 30,837,060 25,131,216 7,241,902 5,181,871


Item Southern Region Southern District Northwetemrn Region Central Western Regpon Southwestern Region Western District
1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935

Average number of miles operated ......................... 38,930 39,230 44,940 45.249 46,301 46,470 56,825 56,988 30>303 30,477 133,429 133,935
Revenues:
Freight --- -...-- ..- -- ...- .....-................ 28 726 2.768,915 50,033.655 4,881,002 626,853,412 24,36,1454 14,063,651 639,316,253 21,107,280 18,28,1423 192,024,3 082,006,1
Passenger .am -- .........1-------. .----- ---.------1 .- ;-9- 29562 836-395 2,1,3;220 1;835;9.. .l2,26 ;37;035 1,30,41473 1,22,655 85 4 7;95590
riExp ortation eoa 1.&1, R45 1, 91, 14 1: 9

Incidental ....................................................... 80 1 71 2 1 668 1.
Joint facility-Cr 1 59 3 8 1 97 21449 22836 58 42 2 483 3
Joint facility- Dr..... s................-.........-..... 2.020,352 ,15,7 2148,97 9,072 4 ,1 41,16 7155,020 122,597 2,5 1,71 17,768 1938,6
Railway operating revenues---------- 403................................ 21,116 6,49,135 58,97,36 52,295,143 3170,556 28,766,794.5506 53.970,776 47,923,052 24,377,,73 21,336.859 110,218,705 98,026,657
Expenses: r
Maintenance of way and structures 4, 1,285 4,455,006 6,677, 6.298,589 4, 33,72 ]U,~ 1 8,231,584 6,7,3 35 12,5 1,927 644 13,019939
Maintenance of equipment ..................... 89 4 1,547, 7,2,071 11, 08 10,967 6,91 ,159 6,0621542 11.801,874 10,021 ,129 4,961180 4,270,65 4 23 9,176213 3
Traffio............ .... .50. 1,1,35l 18598 17 21 ,65 8,58,9 7
Miscellaneous operations.. ....... ..2.7 278,077 :1,20: 2,593 118,5 7,01 1,0,,91 2,44
General............. .... ..1, 8,70 1,059,6 2,7, 1,409,403 1,41,647 5...............8,874 2447 2,0 5 1, 1,0192 4'5
Transportation for investment-Cr-- ... 1.... ........... ... 7516,107 25, 2 ,593 24,070 785, 69.5535 99 190,670 132, 21
Railway operating expenses 30,0377,432 27,700,306 41,094,326 37,53,874 26,223,096 23,021,550 44,889,396 38,82991 18,849,625 17,233,659 89,962,117 79,138,200
Net revenue from railway operations................... 9.943,68 9,148,829 17,89,110 14,.6:,26 .4 ,.16 9,0o1,o80 91.40,061 ,7 o4,10,00 20,256,8 18,888,4

Railway operating income_ ......before..... 6,851.533 6,598,194 12,765,726 10,497,888 2,88,328 3,255,618 4,071.648 5,114,326 3,748,124 2,762,541 o1,704,10 11,166,485
Equipment rents-Dr. balance .........- .... 1,110,684 1,048,524 838,674 821,561 1574,308 562,884 1,630,188 1,468,326 1,195,422 955,4480 3,399,918 2,986,690
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance..... .. 236,191 105 4 383,26 241,988 275,996 2,948 6,507 452,21 354, 287,553 1,09,513 962,522
Net railway operating income-.................. 5,504,658 5 4,426 11543,788 9.43339 2, 02 2,469,786 1,974,953 5,227,979 2,198,692 1,519,508 6,207,669 7,217,273
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ...... 75.34 75.17 69.67 71.78 82.28 80.03 83.17 81.14 77.32 80.77 81.62 80.73
Depreciation included in operating expenses .... 1,980,759 1,763,300 3.183,531 2,955,258 1,771,851 1,795,439 3,002,988 3,052,327 1,132.991 1,150,O4 5,907,830 5.998,070
Total maintenance before depreciation ........ 1......... 9,922, 1500478 13,872968 9,174,8 791.4 17,030,70 1,23 75 7,1 677 6 2,95 3396,27 27,377,074
Net railway operating income before depreciation.. 7,485,417 7,207,726 14,727,319 12,389,597 3,5,875 265225 4,977,941 ,28,306 3,331,683 2,669,812 12115,99 13,215,343
Jo n a ility-- Cr -----------------------------M 4 16642 2




Maintenance of equipment ----- --------- ----------------- 4 : 75 7 3J5,0


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A/ Does not include Boston & Albany. the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
D/ Includes 722,094 sleeping and parlor car surcharge.
/ Includes 736,453 sleeping and parlor oar surcharge.
Deficit or other reverse items.
SIncludes charges to Railway Tax Acruals in the total amount of (5,386,509, itemied as follows: $1,417,324 for taxes under the
requirements of the Social Security Aot of 1935, and $3,969,185 under the requirements of an Act approved August 29, 1935, levying
an excisee tax upon oarriere and an inoome tax upon their employees, and for other purposes. (Public No. 400, 74th congress)
l/ Include oredlte to General Expenses in the amount of 2,050,653 on account of reversal of charges previously made for liability
under the Railroad Retirement Act of 1934.








Subject to revision


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 140 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 144 Class I steam railways

FOR FOUR MONTHS ENDED WITH APRIL,1936 AND 1935


United States New England Region a/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935

Average number of miles operated 270......--.............- 237,085 238,283 7,079 7,133 26,638 26,825 24,958 25,061 58,675 59,019 6,010 6,023
Revenues:
6994,4i47h44 6-69-67-4,545 "516p1 )20----- ---------------- $94,47,44 09:64
Freight ....................... ................... 99,7,4 69671,55 5080,547 3401276 9,891,769 2175,529,311 $203,690.094 79,061,042 #436,662,410 $3 p ,991,629 $71,962,122 W62,030,078
Passenger---.... .............................................. b_/l27- 127123601 976,820 ,238,999 5,033,060 32,044,616 72,7 000 519629 2 551 60 2 0,62
Mail ..---. -------.. ........ 30366,46 30,019,5 1,3,606 1,16,50 4,84,508 4,86 ,631 5,325,715 52,704 11,604 829 11,22,785 915,207 900
Express..... ... .. 17, 70,27 15,732,636 39,103 761,244 ,132, 23 2,768,751 2,862,337 2,473,268 6, 834,163 6,03,263 457,322 451 699
All other transportation ... 2 23,757,562 1,403,142 1,478,277 7,1,628 6,922,983 5,002,44,422606 13,877,174 12,:23,66 52,788 529
Incidental .......................... ............. 22,725,76 20,610,542 1,81,288 1625,832 5,05637 4,246,859 5,697, 82 5, 395,512 12, 563,307 11, 26,203 8567107 876
Joint facility-Cr.................... ............---- 3,556,987 3,091,403 356,247 335,196 259,09 222,161 46234 109709 120191 89 71 72611
Joint facility-Dr..-----............. 929,392 26,84 81 4,381 169,713 160,580 2; 76945 201,07 241,906 4,223 4,853
Railway operating revenues.................. ..... 1,221,270,856 1,074,60,303 51,610,172 49,249,908 245,502,181 218,633,115 258,068,165 229,024,637 555,180,518 496,907,660 77,421,424 67,006,896
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structure 13,322,708 111,883,786 8,14,106 5,957,351 22,268,116 19,12,93 22,888,793 18 929 53,1,015 44,os ,213 7,892,24 7,420,316
Maintenance of equipment.........802 220,511 8 9,262,081 7, 10 50,944,08 45,930 5520,173 46 773 599,611,1 1372 57 1073
Traffic... .---- ------...... ..................-31, 30,522. 800,979 448 5591323 5432263 92 2 5933 117 4 11, 544 1 48 1
Transportation ------ -----459,027,3 7,40,188 20,988,126 19739,755 95,756,231 5,57,310 9 66, 8541,345 213,110,452 191 8,10 179606 1617
General3 52,10,69 1 0 9366,09 213, 610,8,7
Miscellaneous operations. 1,139,635 9,775,519 724,216 632,13,7, 183,289 2,390,8 2,18941 5,20,7 4 666,433 202592 187:465
Generalr......--- ---. .. ------- 52,178, 695 54, 312,901 2,16-,-019 2,-1- 9,76.061 9,8 863 11,o22, 58 11,086,877 22,99,66 23,046 790 2,309,708 2,359:154
Transportation for investment-Cr ------ 853,770 711,053 1,384 1,805 57,736 64, 56,9 6783 116,009 131,220 33,996 2,70
Railway operating expenses.............................. 939,336,262 834,135,279 42,351,143 37,109,864 186,381,867 167,174,031 193,204,721 169,448,455 421,937,731 373,732,350 43,343,999 40,441,773
Net revenue from railway operations................----- ...... 281,934,594 240,545,024 9,259,029 12,140,044 59,120,3149 64,86,44 59,576,182 1 242, 123,175,310 3077,42 26,565,1
Railway tax accruals .....r---..-....--6.......-- -- 945,398,5047 80,104,8233 3,712,199 3,029,657 16,356,363 ?4;:%;846 15879622 14:755,137 :6 4 32,226640 8:013:79: 6,932,5
Railway operating income...--...-.......... ........ 187,536,047 160,440,201 5,546,830 9,110,387 42,763,951 37,017,238 46,067,162 44,821,045 94,377,943 90,948,670 26,063,631 19,632,272
Equipment rents-Dr. balance.......5..............---. 29,004,380 27,694,963 2,046, 1, 7,56,790 7,312,646 ,46,24 4,653,120 d1825,079 d 211.15
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance. -.---- 12,-419,045 11,669,997 1,772,414 1,691,,0, 2,501,025 2,42,113 2:,49,219 2,313,293 :922,58 674607 529,3b 564391
Net railway operating income ................ / 146,112,622 L/ 121,075,241 1,727,509 5,586,873 32,694,136 26,962,479 39,071,695 37,824,632 73,493,340 70,373,984 27,651,685 20,335,979
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)............. 76.91 77.62 82.06 75.35 75.92 76.46 74.87 73.99 76.00 75.21 55.98 60.35
Depreciation included in operating expenses 614,533,19 64,916,16 2,143,753 2,194,106 12,378,82 12,612,379 13,527,084 13,329,518 28, 49,660 28,136,003 4,795,253 4,711,722
Total maintenance before depreciation .... 321,3,321 267,478,368 15,532, 11,655,347 60,3,377 51,924,59 6,62,882 51,975,184 140,92,693 115,555,390 16,817,8 15,78 988
Net railway operating income before depreciation... 10,5,811 185,992,57 3,71,262 7,70,979 5,072,959 39,574858 52,59779 51,154,150 101,53,000 98,509,987 3246,938 25,047701

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935

Average number of miles operated -3......- ............ 38,938 39,239 44,948 45,262 46,326 46,502 56,825 57,020 30,311 30,480 133,462 134,002
Revenues:
Freight. -------.(10,-539,-43-2 114,975,520 (-2802,g201,2554 1 77,00,598 6101,74,4 88,466,o435 170,076,704 146,417,470 83,42,333 $69,79,413 355,283,520 $304,677,218
Passenger r........................------------ .. ,296,336 1 30,993 19,7,696 17,081,615 8656,182 7 375 75 20,70 ,943 17,075,698 5,223 92 4,56,991 3 585,02 29,019, 65
Mail ........ ,565,562 4,439,,14 5,80,769 5Z,4o,267 3,795,103 3,750,19 6,866,129 6,81,796 2 62,16 2,5.,290 3,281,24 13,156,505
Express ---..... ...,918,270 3,979,991 4,375,592 4,431,690 1,7006 3,245401 2,6011,307,367 1,264,20 ,6 482 5:297,
All other transportation ........ 2,19,5 1,9675,20 2 33 2,505,124 3, ,525 3, O 30,768 3,3, 2,39,370 2,06,98 ,608, 2
Incidental .....2,895,984 2,620,462 3763 ,244 1799 1,615,379 ,89,184 8,394 1109928 1,1 22 6399078 5,4509
Joint facility--Cr ..............----63 1 645,786 -19,261 31, 1,070,360 922,78 2 515 1,813 1, 16 1
Joint facility-Dr.........................9 62,4 3,152 ,271 98,671 81,33 537,387 430,026 9,108 ,3 6516 517674
Railway operating revenues ................... 161,910,901 143,433,157 239,332,325 210,440,053 121,644,563 105,881,062 208,856,102 179,918,851 96,257,348 81,532,677 426,758,013 367,332,590
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures .- 18,005,083 16,820,235 5,897,367 24,240,551 15,90,378 12,191,321 26,26,454 20023,909 12,337,494 11,7,2 53,854,36 43,563022
Maintenance of equipment .........0....---- .- 32,17,5 2131,70 46,038,397 42,205,124 26,788,389 23,222,831 5,4924 3,933,716 18, 75 153891,131067 78695094
Traffic.................-----....-......-.--- .---.-------- 5,122,4 2 4,728,785 6,47,7?0 6,o41,402 33474;,62 3,460 6 166 5759 6,185763 3,606,200 3435 13,682,65 13,090,594
Transportation ....-...._-- .- ............. 59,472,941 5-,51595 77,36 9, 57 69, 33,292 53,76--8,39 4 ,714 50,878,173 70,4 18,632 3, 900,826 30,172,14 168 547:, 0 1 4,1384 6
Miscellaneous operations.......... 1.............,55 1,23,695 1,69,187 1,42160 998,856 857,977 2, 1 2,188,36 636,73 638,5 4,239, 3,6,926
Generanlta -n o men- -- ........6,58,084 6,2,9 8,89, 7952 8,592,144 5,703,196 6,18790 9:961 11,118 73 4,671, 35 5,3 386 20,36 3 22,67,967
Transportation for investment--Cr 50,459 4,455 94,848 175,436 125,436 245, 72 193,202 232,698 166,347 653,306 :,985
Railway operating expenses........... ....... 122,916,626 111,600,052 166,260,625 152,041,825 106,038.424 92,342,761 171,272,437 148,675,857 73,827,045 67,342,486 351,137,906 308,361,104
Net revenue from railway operations...----.......38,994,275 31,8,105 73,071,700 58,398,228 15,606,139 13,538,301 37,583,665 31,242,994 22,4,3030 14,190,191 75,620,107 5,971,486
Railway tax accruals-- 11,981,659 10,271,406 19,995,453 17,204,257 10,912,004 9,756,250 18,230,752 15,534,157 6,395,494 5,373,519 35,538,250 30,673,926
Railway operating income........._..............- 27,012,616 21,561,699 53,076,247 41,193,971 4,694,135 3,772,051 19,352,913 15,708,837 16,034,809 8,816,672 40,081,857 28,297,560
Equipment rents-Dr. balance---..... ---... 3,539,001 3,046,822 1,421,56 1,77,724 2,94,428 2,700,125 ,949,2 5,72,053 4,68649 3,666,92 13,620, 12,091,160
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance. -...... .8..... 2,037 554,090 1,331,398 1,118,481 939,709 867,344 1 64 1,783,905 13365,32 1.150,660 4,164,989 3,801,909
Net railway operating income.................... 22,671,578 17,960,787 50,323,263 38,296,766 769,998 204,582 11,514,793 8,200,879 10,011,228 3,999,030 22,296,019 12,404,491
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ..................- 75.92 77.81 69.47 72.25 87.17 87.21 82.01 $2.63 76.70 82.60 82.28 83.95
Depreciation included in operating expenses ....... 7,993, 69 7,978,885 12,7,422 12,690,607 7,117,430 7,172,5 12,043,768 1276,710 4,533,909 4 ,931 23695,107 24,0,2o6
Total maintenance before depreciation............ ,32, 37,97,08 59,17,342 53,755,68 35,161,37 28,21,5 59,18,61 46 ,915 26 339 2,25,408 121290,286 98,17,0
Net railway operating income before depreciation 30,6 ,77 25,939,672 3,111,65 50,987373 17,887,2 7,377,147 23,558,561 20,477,59 1,45,137 ,639,961 45,991,126 36,44,97
74082-0 U,.SGOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE:t936
/ Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
/ Includes 63,248,010 sleeping and parlor car surcharge.
/Includes 3,184,617 sleeping and parlor car surcharge.
/Deficit or other reverse items.
SIncludes charges to Railway Tax Aooruals in the total amount of 13,700,048, itemized as follows: $5,713,086 for taxes under the requirements of the Social
Security Act of 1935, and $7,986,962 under the requirements of an Aot approved August 29, 1935, levying an excise tax upon carriers and an income tax upon
their employees, and for other purposes. (Public No. 400, 74th Congress)
t/ Includes charges to General Expenses in the amount of $4,143,041 on account of accruals for liability under the Railroad Retirement Act of 1934.


APRIL, 1936







object to revision

Subject to revision


UNIV. OF. FL L -.
DC .ENT :




U.S. DEPOSITORY


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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3 1262 08730 3433 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compild from 140 monthly m porte of revenues an epeses reprsnting 14 Cla M I stesm nrlwa .ys

FOR THE MONTH OF MAY, 19M1 AND I5M


Statem Nat M-1
MAY,1936


United States New England Regii A/ Great kes Region Central Eastern Region atern Distrit PohontM Region
Item

1936 1935 1936 195 196 1935 1956 1955 1956 1955 1936 1935

Average number of miles operated.......................--..- 257,009 258,160 7,077 7,129 26,626 26,824 24,950 25,060 58.655 59.013 6,010 6,015
Revenues:
Freight..-.....................-..................------ -- -----... :-62,726:691 21 905.87 .095,42l 88595179 50,145,00 44. .740.286 5,688,87 4,2,407 98,117065 18,989,14 *15,282,


Incidentalo.................... ------......- 5 7 7 572015 1 590-879 1128, 222 l8',- 1,425( 1'.51P,291 2,2026 5 2,212
0 ti o 6 5e c 7 1 2'32o
N ll other tr spfom r tati on .............................................2b,98 9 06
Joint faoility--Cr ---2_ .- 16........... 908 2, 7 ,90 '5~ 1 505 ,707 293, 19,510
Joint facility-Dr.-..............- 51: ..606 IN. 9;5 43Z 38 .. 10 i 5.5 1,.59
Railway operating revenues......................... 520,966,498 279,527,573 15,078,775 12,146,175 62,458,961 55,377,665 68,910,621 58,911,964 14,"148,357 126,752,802 20,475,876 16.632,742
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures........-------- 40,759,922 ,649,696 2,062,622 15 6,384,29 5,713,655 6,25,874 5,606,56 14,701,055 ,870,345 2,053,694 1.761,21.
Maintenance of equipment se..... ............5.-- ......-- 25: ,260 125 10,5 ,086 25:2 9 5,2,5lB 41 30,0,


etsrevenue ro railway ope. 807288 275 2922,497 75,281 66.454.46 15870651 20551,0 042878 29198,216 524,98 .9.6 0 6,56
Raiway tax a...l.. ---27,405,-968 20,75- 1,015,280 69 4,490.559 5,726,175 6,001,747 4,597.511 10.,5,566 ,,





etrailayoperating ..... nooe.... ....................2 /1.842,1l7 f/59.598,511 998,893 1,995.92,4 9.72,078 7,72B.677 12,481,500 10,027,791 22.852,271 19.7521,59 7,529,062 4.896,206
Ratio of expenses to revenues percent ) ....................-. 74.8 74.86 776572.87 7.66 74.95 70.18 72.77 i 72.6 7 5279 60.51




Item
Railway operating expenses .............,2 ........ 2,5 209,26,515 10,156,278 9,081,720 46,004,54518 ,5>4,22 48,359,38 2,8 o86O 1(452, 93,.457.,818 10,809,.787 10,063,778













1956 1935 1956 1935 9936 1935 1936 ~955 1936 1955 1936 1935
lt revenue from railes operatedons....................8,927 88 70,26 50 44,937 ,5,245 46.294 6,468 5,821 56,957 039,925 5077 193.96 419 136,906







Revenues:
Railway tax accruals.................................................-........ l 7.2o 968 20,756 18 1M5 6 ,7.59 490,9 37617 6001. 47 4, 97,211 11,507, 66 76 2229 690 :,729,5

Miunent rants-Dr. blan ............................... ,178, 2 6250 71,562 1,7877 1, 97 2,725,2 49 1,3 68 1,025,556 3,829 0229 50







o fRacility opent-Dr.i bpanse....................... 50,105 7 28, 40,9 8762 ,425, 29,58257 2 6,10657 38,205,0 1,79, 551 167,06,79 9, ,5 77


















Net revenue froB railway operations.--..-..... 9,528,061 6,659,779 19,194,150 13,228,745 8,534,065 9.068,939 7.654,99 9.785,80 1 5.73455 41.888790 21,610,517 25.745.551
t railway operating income-..................-.. .41,7 47 / ,09.59 1 9,784,159 1,9095,6792 9.57,527 6,1,79285 2,629,2581, 10 87,791 6 22852,18 ,555287 11,127,906 14,867,02
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) .....................7. 740.86 77.65.07 72.87 7 .66 74.95 70a8 72.77 72.36 7.75 52.79 76.51
Depreciation included in operating expenses.---- 1,981,2-i 55 22,02207,1,089 51V,227 0 5,l8,,245 1,7, 5, ,620 3,4 0,5 3 1,017,228 7,1 2,822,,6 5172,9,6








TNal intenano before depreciion depre iato.... -.07,529 5.0 1 ., 2 9 7,9, .-9.7 7 5 0 7 755 312 067052024 0; 5020
Nt railway optenane g inco before depreciation... 70",;6875 4,5 5 15,7 32.o 5,.7567 .15 5 5,7 5 6 167,1 12 1;3 8 516
Southern Region Southern Distriet Nrthwestern Regio Central Wstern Region Bouthwutin Regios WesternDistziet

1936 1935 1956 1955 1936 1935 3.936 2.935 1"6 1935 1936 1935

Averagle number of miles operated ................... 5.8,927 59,230 4,937 45,t245 46.294 46,468 56,821 56,957 3,0 0,4 5477 1,1.4i9 133,902
Revenues:
Freight ............................................................ ..52:78,5 281%669 514,15,7 :0,, %6.,.,o 4 1, 2 1,066,2 .
Pas.nger................. .....................,1- 7,87_ 2,70 3,71 5 0,49 2,1 529 2,037,780 5,l,2 5 ,9,982 1 ,1 8
i l ...................... ....-.......... ., 1,10,285 1I3740,5. 1. 973 1 ,95,2 ,22 6,27 ,4 4 ,52,:75.
ram on ..so. ........................_- ............................ .. .80. 1,407j.5 7.68 58
lonthr transportation ...... R 4: ,1 6 1::g: 7:: 2, ,
Raindent al o n ................. .. ...... .. ., 3 801 5 6 1. 97:1 13,8 195, 51 08 .
Railway operating revenues............ 59,651,718 35,054,54 60,107,594 51,667,066 58,116,592 52,181,251 53,1.436 47,990,875 24,552,519 20,935,579 16,40,547 101,107,703
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures .......................... ,6,O 8 4 6766,u:206I88226 m
Maionnc .f equipment----....----_------................ .......... .. ,,:- : ,:-:-- ,.,..10 2J : 0. ,6 1:11
Traf1orttion........................ ,,. .1 .+1 ,,o1 .1 5, 1.83. ,+7,
Transportation for -veet --nt-- r ... ....... ... 65,91560 20,474,0 20,883 5,.

Railway operating expenses .............................. 30.105,657 28,574,545 40,.93,444 3 8,458,325 29,582.527 2',112,312 46,106,437 38,205,07 19,111,066 16,046,789 94,800O,03 77,564,17
Net revsnu, from railway oprations............................ 9, ,061" 6,659,779 19,194,50 15,228,745 8:1:4o 5 068, 9 7.634,9 ,. 5 ,115 4,888,790 .1610,:517 23,7.,51
Railway tax acc--al---30.......................... ...... 5,18 0 2,590,070 5,409,991 4,319,576 ,3 8 2,467,245 3,gl ,870,98 10,55 1,3.503 10,%46,611 7,675,69
Railway operating income............ ..... 6,547,76o 4,O69.7O9 1.784,159 8,909,167 4,857,527 6,601,794 2,629,251 5 910.8 5,637,148 3,555,287 11,123,906 16,067,902
r.nts-Dr. balance....................... ... .. 1,055,0221 16,817 73,8,19, 711.,9:4' :7,39 3:515,91 ,;g.25
Joinfncility rent--Dr. bnlKnce9................. 9 220.945 17988 669.095 257,297 1tA 14 20 951:2570 3.723,061 ,212
Not railway operating income s e5.....1.0...2.9.......51,oli.O .94, 9 12,540,502 7.828.155 5,972,010 5.725,368 425.135 3.599",18 2,052.229 2,295.178 6,149,374 12,017,964
Ratio of expenses to revenues ( rcent)............... 75.96 80.99 68.07 74.40 77.61 71.82 85.79 79.61 17.84 76.65 81.-4 76.52
oaenrtnano.s Inome before deprecia tion n__.... 10, ,:% :0,107,520 15 ,03 o 701 22, 9,98, SQ1.,6 + 1228
Net railway operatin g ioome before depreciat o 7,000, 75 4,939,138 15 3020 52 ,759,078 7,51.3,353 3,w11o9 7,050,1 3, 1%,457 ,,1 147 12,563,290 18.06,O01


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Does not include Boston & Albany,. the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
/Includes 8, sle eping d parlor oar surcharge.
/ Includes 4,80U sleeping and parlor oar surcharge.
SDeficit or other reverse ite.
/ includes charges to Railway Tax A*ooula in the teota amount of 5,5553,780, iteaised follows I1M4,91 tow tax uande, te requre-
mats of the Social Security Act of 1935, nd 4,08855 undae the requiremnts of an Act ppW to d 9. 195,le g aan mole
tzx upon OamPire and an incem tax upon their eloye. sad f otber purposes. (Pulle No. 400s, ei coneVel
/ Includes credits to General peses in the amount of 8,622,514 on aooui of reversal of charges previo t for liability
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Subject to revision


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 140 monthly reports o avenue and expense representing 1)1 Clam I steam rilways
FOR FIVE MONTHS ElDED WITH MAY, 1936 AND 1953


United State New England Region A/ Great lakes Region Cntral Eastern Region Estern Distrit Pocahonts Region
Item
1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935

Average number of mile operated.......... .......................... 237,069 238,257 7,078 7,131 26,636 26,625 24,956 25,061 58,670 59,017 6,010 6,021
Freight ..................... ................ ,.257,174,176 1,094,580, 3 44,175,968 41.99445 $24 335,69 19,565.110o .430,0 l224,.79,129 $550,94,817 486 ,08,694 $90,951.46 $77. .170
Passenger.........1.5........ ........1........ .16.5..................... .. o 1 19.......565,1507 A/ 139.Pi 13.190,091 12 6 8 3 6 12 .T9 39.3.1 115 90.264,l3 811 g 5.17 7,: 12
M ail. ...................................................................... 1, I 6 0W 1 0 31 5 ,9 2
P 2 07, 1 1,5 M:.,,22J: 2 ,1 1A, ,
Al ot ra nsportatio................... .............. ...3-2 9, 1011:....1, 6 09 1,9 27:606.1:2N;: 2 1 j ,5 566 1, 1
Joint foility-Cr. ............................ 371226 1,1
Joint facility-Dor ..... M .O5..... 618 534 16 1 5 731 31 292,220 5, 9 5,912
Railway operating revenues............................. 1,542237,353 1,35,207,876 64,688,97 61,713,02 307,961,141 274,010,779 326,97,786 287,936,601 699,628,874 623,660,462 97,97,300oo 3,639,638
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures....... 174,082,627 1146,533,1482 l0,7-.217 7,7,692 28,65:F,354 241,:56,569 29.142,6a7 24,186,295 68,22,40 56,950,556 9,915,978 9,1.559
Mainteneno of ep.......ent..... ............. r. 2a'951 277971413, 111712 99 6a 1 97f 8911 ,11 10,268 1A1 4:0 OEM6 17;1J5:76 1r33,8M
Traffio...................... ............ ......... 340,646,g0 3,7,568 lO17,668 ?78,973 7 ,o42, 4 6,6,171 6,03,226 6,630,779 14,863,098 114,4296 1707., 1,655.247
anoo 11, ,11 6 106,64,835 11 2 6,442,727 238,293,161 2,
lT ortai!"-aeuBo lnn .:::......:............. 50, 511, 2578? ? 211 116,6,9;146 1:219,51wt 10?88:19 2:1l.1112 2;95;i9 2625e2 20,1,2h
General......................... ,803 584 20 2,70188 2,72.739 12B7,U 37 11,5g1,1 13, 83. 13,26;51 28,658,555 23, 1618279 2,8355 2,837,1174
Tranportaton for investmnt-Or ......................92O11 1751 2 7,572 83,057 1852712 70 7
Railway operating expensese.................... l179,569.875 1,013,395,594 52,507,421 46,191,584 232,36,411 20,681,044 241564,039 212,317,540 526,57,871 467,190,168 54,153,786 o50,50551
Net revenue from railway operations ............ ...... ,667 8 3812,22 12,8156 15.51 8 75,57170 ,77 569.6 173.17.1,90 61 70104o 34
Railway tax acorual& ........ -..---...---- ....... 121,8--9 io486;7 1:,77,;:78 71; 5:8431P95: ;,: ;947;: 1 4; 3;:L35
Railway operating inoome.................................. 24o,846,550 209,951,012 7,5,048 11,854,083 54,7T8,029 47,161,716 60,593,303 56,466,613 122,775,360 115,482,412 33,500,030 24,471,730
Equipment rents-Dr. balance ........................................... 7,18,11 3,7, 2,18,70 2,11,9 0 5,70,677 17 ,96 16,p9,362
oint clity- rents -r. balance.. 2 2 76 2, 6 ,186 2 ,;, 5 905,53 2 N d 1.1
Net railway operating lnome........................... / 187,931,355 L 160,673,752 2,726,402 7,582,797 14,066,14 34,691,156 51,529,581 47,852 423 96,322,197 90,126,376 35,160,747 25,232,185
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ................ 76.4 77.05 81.17 71.85 75.46 76.16 73.82 7T.7 75.25 71.91 55.32 60.38
Depreciation included in operating expenses 80,6 113 27,858 2,677 2,7,3 56, 5,757,6 16,982 79 35 7 5,7,7811
Total maintenance before depreciation..,......8 1971 2003 11 74;,8825 77 7 32,.;, ,, 305 12 19,739,1:
Net railway operating income before depreciation... 6,6 2 6,6 901,6 5, :32 10,321;4,111 57,522,21 6 ,I 2i: 1:l,4 1 20 118305

Southern region Southern Ditrit Northwetern Region central Wtern Region Southwtern Region Wetern Ditrict
Item_______________ ______
1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935

Average number of miles operated.......................... 38,936 39,237 44,946 45,258 6,319 46,495 56,825 57,007 30,309 30,480 133, 53 133,982
Revenues:
Freight...................................................................1...... 63,g65,397 1143431,150 25,216,833 0 220,73,320 134,216,7 11 15,229,86 u13,310,165 $184,761,.45 $4,488607 $687,536,5,59 15,526 $38,5,369
Passen .r........................................... .. .20, 165,'1691 7,307 6211,88 2001 1 621,611,680 I 616,
ail.............. ........................................................ 20 21122 9,1133 5 1
Alother--- ---- ----------- t o l 9 30 109 5 l 11; 2 :12 2: ;
r n.. ....a o........ r o .............. ........ .. ...............,, 1
Joint facility-Dr..................... ..... 99 ,53.7 23,9 2,175 ,329 3o,52- 311,1:8 28:F 9,2 636
Railway operating revenue..........................._ 153,0201,528619 178,67,597 2990739,919 262,107,1 1 1 ,0 3 15976155 138,62,313 262,59722,909,726 120,09,267 102, 8 66,8256 513,168,560 46,4485 0,295





Net revenue fr02 railway Operations 4.........8,588,36 38,492,884 9 6,8.0 71.626,971 2,l4o,204 22,607,8 45,2,665 4l.O 8o796 87,871,756 19,O78.981 97.830,62 82,T15,O17
Maintenance of wa y and structures .. ................. 15161 i 76 81 ,02
aintnance of equipment ....................................76 5,6 66,86 o6 ,10 8 9,551,662 10,98,1 21,619,6 19,671,957 1271959 51,25,76 6562





Equip ..nt rents--Dr. bAla..e ___....................4.... .,5422 3,9,639 2,815,405 2,490,6?8 3,578,624 7,667.649 7.198,90 5,930,868 4,618,221 1
Joint fa rntDr bal 1 77 1781, 7,1

Nit railway operating ine..... .............................. 3,0 19 7 2 7 12 92 1,20 59 0 21939.92 12 ,0,937 1.63,7 694 8 2875.393 4,422,455


Ratio of expenses to revenues percent ) ........... ........ 6759 78.69.19 72.678.898.6.788.00 76.981.82.1082.
,ai11 6a 8 2,~5p _01:8 112,17 .09 9 go1,1,



Transportation fo r investment-Cr ........................... ,18. ,72O .,96,07 13,9:479,.62 13870,537 8,4 8 8,962,59 1,,04572 1,38, 5,66,137 ,787,9 9159875707 ,32972,5 317
Railway operating expenses................--- 53,020,283 139,9711,59 7 207,1711,069 190,180,11 135,620,951 115,4155,073 21737,83 1,86,880,930 92,936,111 83.,369275 115,937,935 385,725,276




Net~ reeneL:, railway oper ao ns.878,81. 78.8631,2 23,9,6 650 19,626,971 2108920 22,607,2499 ,988,5 17,28,81 7,7,59 19,0782,19 8 ,3,5 82, 5,017
Equipment rents-o r. 4pba4.no9222e3,963,63 2,215,205 26,1909811 7987 7,5 1,618,221 17,1,7
Joint facility rpnt-Dr. n1,0313671 5030 1371:2,1, 63 1,159530 5,
Net railway operating incoome.-_---- 27,683,018 20,892,736 62,863,765 16,121,921 1,712,008 5,927,950 11,939,926 12,200,297 12,063,157 6,291,208 28,745,393 214,4122,4155
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ---- 75.92 78.43 69.19 72.67 61.9 83.63 82.78 82.00 76.93 81.38 82.10 82311
Depreciation included in operating expenses- 9,92,1101 9,986,0711 I6 P#1: 752 811: 196 ,9 z62,1 1 1048,01g6,072 8Mi,1 57 5.6.29,596,7 30,0827
Total maintenance before depreciation.......... ...5,9 1 60000 71 :7 g2117,1112,93: 4 16: 5 7127,53117 128,7
Net railway operating income before depreciation39663 3030,678,610 19 0001 51 7


/Does not include Boaton & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
Includes 3,931,670 sleeping and parlor car surcharge.
SInoludes 3,.799, 43 sleeping and parlor oar surcharge.
Deficit or other reverse items.
/ Includes charges to Railway Tax Aooruals In the total amount of $19,216,079, itemied as follows: $7,148,016 for taxel under the requirements
of the ooolal 8eourity Aot of 1935, and $12,068,063 under the requirements of an Act approved uguet 29, 1935, levying an exoise tax upon
barriers and an 1noome tax upon their employees, and for other purposes. (Public No. 00, 71th ongresse)
/ Include credits to General Expenses in the amount of v9,827 on aooount of reversal of charges previously made for liability under the
Railroad Retireent Act of 1934.


80523-0 U S GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE.1936


MAY, 1936






SSubjet to re.von
Subject to revision


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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3 1262 08730 3284 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 140 monthly rporte of revenue and expiepren epeting 144 Clam I team railway

FOR THE MONTH rF JUNE, 19s AND 19i


Statement No. M-100
JUNE, 1986


United Stte New England Region A/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern Distrit Pocahontae Region
Item
1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 19 1936 1935 1936 1935

Average number of miles operated.................................... 236,812 238,019 7,045 7134 26,6S1 26.795 24,878 a2,05s 58,544 58,987 6,010 6,015
Revenues:
Freight ................................................................................ 0. 26a.54 ,2 2, 57 ,5.06,3 al l,2 51 4.,13 ,9 .oo '1 .118,24.34, 8 17, ,
Frnig.h....................... .........'5"" ,59 62 1611972:91 7 1:147:6" 6,231,025 114,130-904 8100:314,071

Mailt e 1 1, 76115
r ......... .............................. 4 21 1 1 .,2, 1o 0
intl ...................................... ..10.6 5,0 3f:, 20 6 11 1 6, ,, 1 :1 9 9,0

Railway operating revenues..................................... 330,,513 a,32,059 12,641,753 12,300,079 63,547,430 55,560,2 69,607,459 61,46,071 145796,642 129,328,395 20,266,464 16,605,62

aintenanoe of e1uipm ent........................... .6 32, 221, 1h '53
Traff ............................................... ............. 2,3 5,257, 1 271,952:0 m 16,g 99L9 1l 4q ,6 1,70, 2 4 26 2 6 6
Tr t *Ion...........- 11,*0'21,3 4, 1'M,19'1, 0,70R 2 232 21 6 26 2
.o. e 1o,571,pernoen. ......2..,.. ..... 371.2 9 'W*'57174 '774 7':'' ., 3*o 5,3: 7
Transportation for in...tmnt--Cr. .10 ................... .97I 79 1 1 4796 31'6 7 57 2 I I s

Railway operating expenses................................. 241,11,554 21 6,o550,258 9,967,85a4 9,008,236 6,78,10 42,14,843 9,240,013 4,505,775 105,6865,971 94,698,15 10,24,.310 9,911,641
Railwa taxaoru2.......0 ,,"5,:::::::::::1 :3757 53 W ,5 S;0; 571,703 26,232 1,721,750
Railway operating income................................. 62,037,746 44,326,1 7 1,709,9 2,677,190 12,197,835 9,617,921 145166 1,572,727 28,606,610 25,867,833 6,826,922 6,965,235

AraeJo n uroflitlesr bloerte 3.5752 3946,00 434597, 4768 ,6556 615,7 ;26,9 310,5 56.955 .300e.3 63 ;.3 33 17-- 1
Net rlrlway operating income....................... ..... 2/ 50,381 / 34,102,703 646,969 1,07,395 9,767,43 7,146,667 12,3,9 11,746,111 23,070,755 20,702,393 6,969,417 7,001,530
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ..................... 73.12 76.97 78.5 73.24 73.14 75.93 70.7.4 70.78 72.49 73.22 53.U41 53.27

Net railway operating inooe before dei.............. .... 66,3970 5072 5 .3,0,4569 12:5, l 6,26 1,05,7 15,06 15;,9 O1;,O4 37;, 14,8,245 8 13,7027

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Southern Rdon n tSouthern District Northweatern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Wetem District

1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 136 1935 1936 1935
Average number of miles operate ed.. ......9..9........... 3925 39,230 4,935 4,24 4,27 ,469 6,12 56955 30,304 30,63 133333 133,77
Revenues:
Railnwa n e..................... ............. ...........................,23 9# 1 4 9,00 90164 6, 1 0So ,,9 1 9,6o,, 0 109, ,,
R aisnet o ... ............................ 2. ...:...M23 205 71, 2:,05 M31,,: 3 32,2Q51
otherntas p rt balatince----------- -9-_ 9.. ;I.. 93. 1.. 192: 9 1' -2 2 6 g o; 9
J oni en t fao t Dr ...... ........... ........................... ..
Joint facilt-9 27 126 1726 266 3011:0551 6 :w 12 0 65:
Railway operating revenuoes............................ 346,310 34,033,571 734,774 52,639,197 41,00.,8 31,78,375 59396,496 47,399,357 25,162,713 20,202,735 126,160,097 99,360,67
Expenses:
YMantenanoe of way and strutures 14, 2 1479 62191476 6060660
Maintenance of equipment .....6..76..90...................7... ,1 :
R atio of expense to revenues (percent)......................... .. I 7, .19 8. 6989 71.0 0 73 0 4.9 76.8 6,72.49 86.2 5
preciaion included in op....ns .. 1,8,61 .2,06784 1.164 1..,2: 17 1 7 6a i 7.1.79~7,: 1,
Tral naortatione before e d r a 3......................... 1 '

Railway operating expenses ...... ........ 29,591,671 27,502,195 40,516,181 37,413,536 30,351,70o4 26,705,715 43,,6m,64a 4o,8t,671. 19,341,056 17,99,179 95,609,402 14,437,56,
Net renue.from ralway operations ...................... :h l ,.U I.',03,563:0,:40,5: 11:.92 2,,,,9

Nt railway operating inome5,9514 before depreciation.. 665.539 11,77, 1,30,70 7,6553 2,566,035 6,;;,946 3,;;9 ;,2,143 2 1,41,15 20;650,749 7,225,499
acilt y rent-Dr b. c ............. ,: 1,6313 1 '':S 74: 1" R
itooent. t re nt--Dr. balan ........e................ ........,, 7 :3: 519, 5 :. ,,:9:
Net rofaiway operating i ................. 4,63,952 3,532,295 11,,935 10,536,25 6,626,327 ,,73 6,449,067 ,6,950 0,51,o0 37,463 15,56,457 2,563,46
Ratio of expenses to revenues (peront) ............... 77.19 50.51 65.95 713.603 -1.0 77.25 514U 76.56 56.62 75.75 5 49.p
Total .ainteoa.. before d.peoation................... .:ll1,0 21jU 261O 0 212:199:2176
Net railway operating mnoose before dopreciation6..l.icfl l 12,8, 395,8 0,113537 9 : 7 4 1,92 1t,0a' 1.61146 i 60
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Includes 811ua. ..sleeping and parlor.oar Euroharge.
Inludes 759 eleping and parlor oar auroharge.
aents of .he oial ....ty Ac.t of 1935. a. .3,70.4,605 de. the rquirmnt o s Act approved t 1935..
tx on o and an i t upon epoyee and for other itub o.
f/ Include. oredite to srsi. NIAooe iln the amount of 1 on oount of re1veosal6t fchares pevMioe7slo tmade fo mr tii ety undec
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Subject to revision


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled fromL0 monthly report of revenues and expense representing 144 Clk I team railway

FOR SIX MONTHS ENDED WITH JUNE, 193 AND 135


United State New England Region A/ Great Lak Region Central Elatern Ragaon aern DistMrit Pooehontas Rgion
Item
1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935

Average number of miles operated.................... 237,026 38,187 7,073 7,13 26,633 26,796 24,943 5,00 586149 58,98 6, 6,020
Revenues:
Freiht.. ..... .............................................................. ...... '$ ,B.' 1' o3'a' S : 't o A.' .' S' :0 o T .o0 0,.% g,
,s.oe n r.. ...................... ...... .... ............... ...... 1 1 -_ 9 '
raild ................................................. ................... 2

Joint rfailit-Cr ......a. ........................ .....' B l4

Railway operating revnues............ ........ 1,872,92,867 12,635,535.935 77,35,701 74,05,161 371,50,571 329,571,02 396,506,54 349,104,671 54, 25,917 5 5,9889,56 11,163,74 10,lo,45,a
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures 2512,1 5 960,2 ,900 2160 8
Mo.aintenane o quipment........................................ l a 3'3,M :17,9 0 16 3:16,0. 07 1 7 10,6I,, 1,








Net railway operating ino.e.......................... / 25,2,955 / 19.,776,55 3,575.371 9,390,192 51,3..057 1,ao,Ol. 63,983.523 59,99,53 119,392,951 UO,:2a,76B 1 ::,lsl6 32,236,715
raortation tor inestment--u ero ............. .5.9 77.01 .79 7 75.06 712 7. 7. 77 .6.,8 ,5.99 59.09
Railay op..ratin expenserasn ---s............ 9,7,-2 9...........7?..... 1.5995,52 6,75,75 55,.199,80 7 2 50.65,7 20,a02,065 5 ,1,5 63,13,6 1, 9,6026 :978096 60,.17,192
Railw taintnanobeforual ep..... ............1- 13,18,13 12,312,663#5,8 2,169,535 1,282,0 ,1893; 2 1, 79;25,50 30,87,314 80;023;6257 26,87,7; 9 l79553 2,498,1391,107










1936 1935g1936 1935A 1936 19357196 1935 193937935
oAinraolignt rent-r ile operated........................ 38.93 39,230 5.250 46,02 4691 5 56,8 09 30,460 1. 33.433 l33.99
Net railway operating reenuoes .................2........0,010...,99 / 1201,7 376 58.1743 31 9,390,1 21,362,0 161,80,08 631,994,.034 275,09,083 11497,958 110,828,7608 2 4,10,186 0,36T,71
Rat e e of expenses to revenues (peroent).............. ...7.... 77.0 80.79 71..5 75.06 76.12 7.33 73.92 71. 77 711.6 ..99 59.
epr ailay operation ing peea ............. 182,71154 167,476,79 47,,89,984 16600,655 79,167 100888,454 ,547,38 470,1
Total maintenance before dpreo n.9 500,522, 6 682,I W 8 4909:F, :n1 998
Rt railway operating income beoroe-....pr. ... 39,i211,,840 29 ,5 79,638,793 1 9,709 7 ,, 12,941,880 30,8509 ,7 2 ,

Southern Region Southern Distrilt Northwestern Region Central Westernm Region Southwestern Region Western Dstriat
Item
1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935

Average number of miles operated .......................... 366,934 34,031 74114 45,2650 11 6,336 716,4391 56,2995 156,6 4730,309 30,41,672 4133,) 133.949
Revenues:(61 6266q6.72 6W1 621,1,002,660 892 6 6 4
oatio of....ensport.t io.e. enues (en.. .......-.......- ,761 6 8,8,1 669.1 78,010 80.62,., 8,37,1 198. 82.
oreoss ................................................................ 27 02,818 1,141 1 2 10 3 18,6, 16 69 3 3 7 10 9
Joint faoility--Cr ........................9.........
Joint fa oiity -Dr. .... ,3 1 68 1 13 2 02 3 36 31795 5 337 7984;:13 63;399 6
Railay.operating-revenues.................... 0,00,97 3311 275,309 0 59 1g 2,609 6,,6 5706

-aintenanorceof equipment ............ 11,7l, 1,2,399 roq1, 11 ,, ,096
opertions---------------9--- J:021:91:6: 29,:,0:3,,,,,0,,

Transportation for invoestme 1nt--1:Cr .......10.1F8 1 2 8, 96,' ,75,0

S Ra.lay operating e.xper16,..1........................6,79 ,690,50 ,3,9 166,00,655 1,160,791 63,65,16 ,9,167 100,,5 ,. 70,6,A6
Railway t. aoo r ua........ ................................ ..11 ad 6, ,

Railway operating inooso ..s.............. 39,311.8111 29,196,213 79,638,793 61,333,208 17,2l07,033 12,911,8 30,855,091 211.,66,957 23.T,9139 13,785,125 71.856,513 51,593,962
qpment rets-Dr. b..........13 81, 095,.6.....6,., 841
Joint faclity rent--.DrK b alo........0 1,7833,78 188 3 9 2,93,71 271,585 2,12 1702 6,3,88 5 ,05
Net railway operating nome.......................3....... 24,3066,970 ,15.O3 7117,13 56.661,716 11.38,336 7,1133,703 18,3688,99,5 139,1,566 11, 576,519 6,31,6721 1 ,333.80 27 ,5,9011
Ratio of expensea to evnue (per nt) ................... 76.13 7...1 69.15 72.21 0." 83.71 ,1.76 W.9 76.92 8.20 80.91 9.10
oNet railway on incm beore depraononn...e............ ... ......,0912 ,. 4 07 2202,360 18,1 to7 2,22,GO 6,,1 25 ,
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S Does not iolude Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
Includes 4.048,185 sleeping and parlor oar surcharge.
o/ Includes 4,58,84 sleeping and parlor oar surcharge.
/Deficit or other reverse ites.
/ Inoludes charges to Railway a Acroonuls in the total auIt of 2S& 3921.476, iteized as followed 68,620,018 for taxes under the reuire-
ente of the oolel security Act of 1935, and 15,772458 under e requirements of an Aot ppCrove& Augut 29, 1935, levying an excie
tax upon carriers and an nooe tan upon their eploree, and for other purposes. (Public No. 1 0 74th ongree)
/ Inlude oredts to General xpenee in the unt of 768 on aunt of768 on count of reversal of obharges previously made for liability under
the Railmroad Retirment Act of 1931.


6830-0 U.S.GOVERNMENT PRiNTING OFFIrCE:9II


JUNE, 1936







Subject to revision
Subject to revision


UNIV. OF c' L UB.






U.S. DEPOCTORY


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3Iii l262 08730 35II11 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 140 monthly report of revenues and expenses representing 144 Class I steam railways

FOR THE MONTH OF JULY, 1936 AND 1935


Sta.emt No. M-U
JULY, 1936


IteUnited States New England Region / Great LakesRegion Central Eastem Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region

1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935

Average number of miles operated............................. 236,671 237,893 7,045 7,118 26,621 26,795 24,878 25,046 58,544 58,959 6,010 6,014
Revenues:
Freight .........................................$283,943,620 221,100,908 8,447,692 7,553,20 51, ,56 40,279,204 57,79,22 43,39,002 116,871,360 91,1,326 19,99,11 $4 7,
Passenger...................... ...................................... / 39,87,13 231,597,304 3002,676 2,602,573 7,826,894 6,518,428 10,308,541 8,7,251 521,138,111 17,866252 676 942 465,
Mai 7,07,42 378,856 1,217,672 1,178,133 1,294,124 1,256 ,238 2,590649 2,790,900 2331839 41 e4
Express....................................................... 3,407,366 2 196 174,5 620,127 473,255 1493222 463605 287,865 025 20 7 42
All other transportation.... .......499180 6,140,093 390,236 6 2,042090 1,7 779 ,481528 ,18106 313854 3 13
Jnointaiit-C- ................................. 50,139 5: 4O,9-- 3 315 14.099 1104,919 189706 1,533,594 3,711785 2982:828 303,507 914,
Joint alty-r--- ---------................................... 941,991 4837 84,903 76,97 6 55 5 69 31 107,362 4 277,577 239 005 21,593 0 2842
Joint facility--Dr .....2..51,968 190,818 1,250 900 5,09 ,21 6:921 3,258 53,580 45,:79 1,516 1147
Railway operating revenues ........ 349,743,963 275,307,554 12,879,606 11,472,922 64,288,374 51,294,266 72,869,641 56,582,863 150,037,621 119,350,051 20,851,076 15,776,670
Expenses: n
Maintenance of way and structures........... 2, 8 38,51,067 1,902578 1506850 6,95 56 795728 6683 5,65355 15,5,739 14,5393 955 168330
maintenance of equipment .................. ...... 65514,176 5528044 2,115781 2076:191 6252872 1825 93 14298502 10,794391 2894 55 23,96516 353218 1582399

Mainrhte a c of a an st c u e ---------- 4 ,3 ,01, 152,50 78s 4 1, o,850 6, 547 ,a 68 7:,409 6 ,65,651 1 4o, 7 514, 2U gig1, 7 g1 5.319,
Traffic----............................... ......... 8,842,46 8165,026 66,167 24117 1,55,29 ,4,33 533329 1377708 324785 10418 35285
Transportation.. 3, 6 ........ .2,169,2 53,12899 4,62 4 20 924,828 274 3 24 689 21028 6,259 52 :45365 4 2027 325.07
Misclleous operations..... ....... .........1 13,36 1 8 38614 646,8 5271 61 38727 1 9753 34,
General................--- .........................--13168,895 11,800474 552,880 430540 2,.6243 2,396,319 2,71,854 2,52--42 5,780 977 5.353,287 563,855 472 8
Transportation for investment-Cr.............- .. 608,597 362,818 727 375 42:839 30,296 8,766 45,48 52,332 75,719 60o, 9 14,076
Railway operating expenses-...-................. 248,365,852 218.,022,451 10,003,314 9,015,934 6,905,652 42,897,836 50,031,321 141,60,154 jlo6,940,2e 7 93,773,924 11,156,871 9,584,461
Net revenue from railway operations .. ---- 101,38,111 57,285,103 2,876,29 2,56,988 17, 82, 22 2,396,43 2:88: 20 14,722,709 97 4 2 617 9694,205 6 209
Railway tax accruals..----.......... ..... 27, l86 19,8 315 964,864 62,82 ,720,76 3,02 7 6 4o3 587,94 12,1 23 6 2,7,35 1,76 85
Railway operating income ...................... 73,465,625 37,390,788 1,911,428 1,814,166 12,662,046 5,370,643 16,383,617 10,134,762 30,957,091 17,319,571 6,926,870 4,427,353
Equipment rents-Dr. balance...................... 8,328,723 7,483251 391,183 350,182 1,.80,217 1,866,289 1,272,138 1,318,194 3 3,643,538 3,134665 d 356.423 d 288 070
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance... ..................... 3363,138 2,988,194 1 80,27 6,618 639,02 626, 0 732,1O6 551,37452 1: 42 186,- 746 1W
r39.072 9626,550 730,lo6 551,374 1,849,5 9 71,24,5
Net railway operating income...........-.......... / 61,773,764 1/ 26,919,343 1,039,971 1,017,366 10,042,757 2,877,80 4 14,381,373 8,265,194 1 25,464,101 12,160,364 7,096,553 4,566,234
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) .............. .. 71-01 79.19 77.67 78.58 72.96 83.63 68.66 73.98 71.28 78.57 53.51 60.75
Depreciation included in operating expenses ----.- 16,165,056 16,406,353 5,4 2 3 ,672 317,727 3 ,99 3,54, 76,019,21 1761
Total maintenance before depreciation......-......-- 91,813,168 77,472,758 3,8. 860 3.,98,579 169 o 656 14 7637935 17.57 208 12898 97 37 46 .72 30 76l l 4'68'8466
Net railway operating income before depreciation 77,938,820 3,35,96 117,789 11,812;31,o463,24971 9,760, 29 47 5,739,847


Item Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Westen Regioonouthten on Western Ditrict

1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935

Average number of miles operated -..............................---- --- 38,879 39,229 44,859 45,243 46,216 46,450 56,753 56,883 30,269 30,358 133,238 133,691
Revenues:
Freight.......--..................... ...... .................. 33,351,697 826,983,019 52,750,888 841.600.351 36.471,186 27.736,635 5557,102 41,83051 23,293,084 18 11 4372 88309,31
Passenger................ ...... .............................. 359,065 2,94,O96 4,536,007 345,5 3,721,835 2,7,456 7,50,974 64 7 1,94,e46 1,36 42 13,513,055 10,325, 52
ail ........... .............. .......... 1,091,551 1,104,118 1,325,390 1,345,65 947,531 942,023 1,676,377 1 61 6 .67515 6367 3, 291, 23 303
Express ............................................................... 56,33 345831 584,133 401,254 576,593 359,858 72210 57263 235,965 201,85 1535,368 1,135,06
All other transportation ----.................. 52,380 12,597 692,097 550,163 1,009,5 815,104 1,18,636 96130 695,348 513 2 ,83,229 90116
Incidental............... ................................ 54081 7235 851588 715519 139962,708 1227,236 946,68 319631 302, 76621
Joint facility-Cr -......------ ....... 215,584 19,9-5 297,177 215,227 87,01 89,818 281e 455 252,123 58,741 52 201 237 39 12
Joint facility-Dr-.-................---- .............--- 23,018 17,948 24,534 19,095 20,512 18,903 150,430 106,068 2,912 1,473 173,854 126:444
Railway operating revenues 4-----0 ---0.........-- 40,101,670 32,437,933 60,952,746 48,214,603 44,191,818 33,631,699 67,354,160 52,220,630 27,207,618 21,890,571 138,753,596 107,742,900
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ........... 4,820,379 4,493,166 7,112,931 6,176,474 6,868,768 6,523,014 9,110,250 7,697,612 3,831,360 3,400,034 19,810,378 17,620,660
Maintenance of equipment --.................................... 8,511,167 7,420,314 12,045,385 10,578,713 7,305,340 6,757.5:41 12.206,038 10,411,775 5,01:4,558 4,383,499 24,525,936 21,552,815
Traffic ...................................... ... .. 1,248,652 1,173,823 1,601,50 1,498,938 1060,274 996,19 1,858,059 1,676,251 997,8o 89, 29o 3 96 173 3561,960
Transportation.......- ................... 13,898,099 12,7o9,023 18,326,209 16,629,o96 14187,735 12,219,212 22,367,388 19,009,526 8,786,512 7,819,381 45 1 635 39,o48 ,119
Miscellaneous operations...................... 2j3,833 206,577 289,164 245,531 442,929 320,023 980,748 665,707 200,918 190,403 1,:24 595 1 176,133
General .... .................. .................... 1,6574 1,553,847 2,221,301 2,026,535 1,463,020 1,332,074 2,507,606 1,947,777 1,195,991 1,140,801 5,166617 4,420 652
Transportation for investment-Cr... ------ 1,545 13,149 101,594 27,225 78,399 100,339 270,991 93:4 105,281 65,871 454671 259,87
Railway operating expenses................................. 30,338,031 27,543,601 41,494,902 37,128,62 31,249,667 8,047,944 4,759,098 41,314,984 19,921,898 17,757,537 99,930,663 87,120,465
Net revenue from railway operations.............----...... 9,763,639 4,894,332 19,457,844 11,086,541 12,942,151 5,583,755 18,595,062 10,905,646 7,285,720 4,133,034 38,822,933 20,622,435
Railway tax accruals. ................................... 2,720,844 2,138,303 5,488,179 3,903,159 3.639,922 2,579,303 4,879,304o 3,849,338 1,764,838 1,305.959 o10.284,o64 7,734,6O
Railway operating income..................... .....--.....- 7,042,795 2,756,029 13,969,665 7,183,382 9,302,229 3,004,452 13,75,75 7,056,308 5.520,88 2,827,075 28,538,869 12,887,835
Equipment rents--Dr. balance ..------------. .......6.. 40,39? 526,899 283,968 238,829 939,499 934,063 2,189,676 1,684,167 1,272,042 1,091,527 4,401 ,217 3,709,757
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance....--------..........--. 284,246 225,967 470,986 375,156 201,111 265,922 504,703 462,649 336,886 259,925 ;1,042,700 988,496
Net railway operating income ..................-- 6,118,158 2,003,16 13,214,711 6,569,397 8,161,619 1,804,467 11,021,379 4,909,492 3,911,954 1,475,623 23,094,952 8,189,582
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)-- .........75.654.91 68.08 77.01 70.71 83. 7.39 79.12 7 73.22 81.12 72.02 80.86
Depreciation included in operating expenses........ 1,981,791 2,036,900 3,179,712 3,210,51 1,791,202 1,806,98 3,042,966 3,054,730 1,131,3o6 1,144,764 5,965 47 6,006402
Total maintenance before depreciation--..................... 11,349,755 876,580 197860 13 4,674 12382906 11,473,647 18.273,322 15,04 657 7,7114,612 6,638,769 o38'70 840 3 0 167' 73
Net railway operating income before depreciation... 8,099,919 14,01,o63 16,394,423 9,7.79910 9,952,821 3,611,375 4064,345 7.964222 543260 26238 29,060,426

I/ Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses ofw*hich are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region
/ Includes $144,164 sleeping and parlor oar surcharge.
/ Includes $706,156 sleeping and parlor oar surcharge.
Deficit or other reverse items.
Includes charges to Railway Tax Accruals In the total amount or 5,357,013, itemized as follows: 61,510,745 for taxes under the require-
ments of the Social Security Act of 1935, and 63,846,268 under the requirements of an Act approved August 29, 1935, levying an excise
tax upon oarriler and an income tax upon their employees, and for other purposes. (Public No. 400,74th Congress?)
V/ Includes credits to General Expenses In the amount f 932,436 on account of reversal of charges previously made for liability under the
Railroad Retirement Act of 1934.


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OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 140 monthly report of reenu and expenses representing 144 Clam I steam railway

FOR SEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH JULY,1 U3 AND 195


United State New England Region A/ Great lkes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern Dietrict Poehmont Region
Item
1936 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1955 1936 1935 1936 1935
\
Average number of mile operated........................ 236,974 236,164 7,068 7,130 26,632 26,816 24,934 25,058 58,634 59,001 6,010 6,019
Revenues:
nr .................................................... .... .. ,,

Other trnprtati. .-. 6 2 1 1 79268 2528 7 2,865,7 1
Joint ..... 1, P, )7,,0l, I 97 18, I 35,

Railway operating revenues.................. 2,222,672,830 1,910,843,489 90,210,307 85,486,083 435,796,946 380,865,290 469,455,886 1405,987,534 995,463,139 872,338,907 139,014,810 118,021,934
xpengea:
antenanoe of way and trutures ........... ... 190,596 ,19 ,3, 10 715 1,77 7 38,L5 4.639956 36, 0 43 99,7759 871212 14 ,916 1260
Maintenance of equipment ....6;09......0 3..9;........ 91 5776 14 2 78,5 1 .1. 0,9 201, i 173,16,L 0 2 j ,7 ',1
ann.. a.. ................ ............. .... ...._- 9 o --------.825o28. 1 4 16 1.8 15 P6O 0 3 02
Tranaportation for avestent-Cr 2.... .5 303, 7 05 18,0923833983 39,07 1
Railway operating expenses....................... 1,669,747,282 1,477,968,303 72,478,589 4,215,754 325,770,167 293,763,723 340,835,373 297,68),469 739,084,129 655,662,946 76,134,967 70,001,653
Net revenue from ralway operations.. .................... 25, 42,875,186 17,731,718 21,270,29 110,026,779 87,1ol,567 128,.620,513 108,30,o65 256,579,010 216,675,961 62,879,873 48,020,281
Rallway tax accrual ....... .......... .... 176,579272 06,979 6,657,02 492 90 ,18,870 295 87 37,42,027 2,19,96 74,037929 006,1 15,626,051 12,155,963
Railway operating inoone............................. 376,346,276 291,668,207 11,074,686 16,345,439 79,887,909 62,150,280 91,378,486 80,174,101 182,341,081 158,669,820 47,253,822 35.864,318
Equipment rents-Or. balance..53... .... .... 3.645,478 489,090,497 3,314,918 2,910,982 13,1472,726 12,716,836 8,262,515 8,235,263 5,070,159 23,863,081 a .o... lH d l-S.S.VB
Joint faoility rent-Dr. balance ...................... ,661,7 20,8892 32425 3,026899 1538 369 147558 4,751,07? 4,07,11 12,413,89 11,817,607 1,09,88; 1,I,52
Net railway operating income............................. / 300,019,056 g/ 221,695,798 4,615,343 10,407,558 61,876,814 44,717,846 78,364,896 67,863,728 144,857,053 122,989,132 49,246,717 36,802,949
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) .............--. 75.12 77.35 80.34 75.12 74.75 77.13 72.60 73.32 74.25 75.16 54.77 59.31
Depreciation included in operating expenses ...... 112,94,26 113,935,796 3,739,875 3,783,979 21,608,911 22,090,059 23,790,766 23,729,006 i,139,55 9,603,044 8,380,107 8,233,040
Total maintenance before depreciation.20............ 5 7 7, 186 6 ,80,991 1 296 11628083 9922,121 25219,4 208,27 18 30 2128,50
Net railway operating inoose before depreciation... 156 5 855,2 ,191537 8 8575 66,07905 102155,662 91,59,734 1 99605 172,592,176 57 4 45,035.989

Southern Region Southern Distriot Northweten Region Ceutral Western Region Southwesternm Region Wetern Ditriet
_______1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935

Average number of ailes operated........................... 38,926 39,235 44,936 45,2e6 46,290 46,485 56,811 56,975 30,303 30,1446 133,404 133,906
Reovenes:
Mlnaenger......... .......................................... ..... 772 <6 819 614., 912 87, 2 0 1442 4,; 21 86,86242 86. 68560197 99,T79812 3 7,6g25 6 14486,,9146 5,.6W. 7
roigt. .. t. ..- r ............................ l227 ,8 6 7;868 829 6l ;07 96, ,:;7,6 6168,7,:9.0.,.0;994 8:s,8 l.03362,51,.49
AL other transportation.6.74.,7 118 388 ,2 6 01 3 6 31, 2 12 1 22
Inoident,6al --r' 1 4 ,16,81,71 6 '217 131, 2, 13, 162 12,
Joint facility--Cr ....... ....16 1............ ...
Joint facility-Dr ...629 151366 359 1 9,792 43626 96714 737813 1593 11,919 152,872 893,58
Railway operating revenues .2~........ ~....._. 280,112.599 244,938,985 419.127,439 362,960,919 285,55,60 23,452,387 389.34,194 27,59,713 173,180,198 1144561,563 808,O82,252 675,543,663
Expenses:
aintenane of way and structure ........ ....... ......... 0,55 ,3,82 235 1,

,Tranp or81ato .. n9...4...... 20185,7 9216780 15 7,719 1200,,79,27 1 29 8
10--o-f---e-s---o.e.e...1.r........8. 70 11,2021: 0 l?:0211 .6 o0
Mireilaneou operaetiones.............................. 2,20, 1, 9, 5 8 2, ,16 2,000,998 161,68 1, l6 ,8,169 8,?2,7 1,179,683 ,4 4
Transportation for investment-Cr 15678 19 356, 8 879:01 7, 3 140,037 .394 62


Not revenue frro railway operation .......... 67....2,44 1 2 1 42,287 97,938,83 8,301,53 3,277 50 59,101,18 4,979, 25,915,572 166,60425 118,260,
Railway tax accruals.-------------- 2 ............. 0,707:778 17266520 5 829 294228 217920 7297,20 52751375 27,177863 66852 9,303372 66,207514 53,778,555
Railway operating inoome--..........----- ........... 46,35 4,636 32,652,272 93,608,145 68,516,590 26,509,261 15,9146,332 41,572,205 31,923,265 29,315,271 16,612,200 100,396.,737 4,481,797
qui nt rents-Dr. balance----- .....---- .....-- .- 6,,68 7,59809 3, 9- 3,0744 58,,,57,6 5,089.12 9 9 107,:6 8,, 9 6:. 2,7249 ,093: .,
Joint aillity rent-Dr. balance.............................. 1,722,099 315, 1 6 2223 23 139 2,010,1 ,8530
Net railway operating incomo........................ 38,485,128 26,428,194 87,731,5815 63,231,143 19,529,954 9,238,170 29,411,731 18,330,058 18,488,473 7,907,295 67,430,158 35,475,523
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ............. 76.06 79.62 69.00 73.02 8o.3 83.66 80.14 81.96 76.54 8e.o07 79.38 82.49
Depreciation included in operating expenses. 1,9414,415 14,029,79 22,14,519 22,262,799 21445,226 1 2,557,511 219, 567 21,4,025 793,19462 ~10 4 481,255 142,069953
Total aintenanoa before depreciation.......... 66 0570295 948224 2 B0 599 4 112 0971 90955 4906969 43174,4 231493,750 194,058,55
Net railway operating income before depreciation. 9 40,457,95 110,056 64 85493,942 197 27957 50,516,298 9,76,083 26,419,935 15986,682 10891,413 7755.76


A/ Does not Ionlude Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
]/ Includes 4.,185,590 sleeping and parlor oar surcharge.
SInoludes 65,264,965 sleeping and parlor oar snroharge.
Deficit or other reverse items.
/ Includes charges to Railewy Tax Acoruals in the total amount o 9,732,148, itemized as follows: $10,124,808 for taxes under the re-
quiresents of the social Security Act of 1935, and $19,607, under the requirement of an Act approved August 29, 1935, levying
an e*xise tax upon carrier and an inooae tax upon their lorees, and for other purposes. (publio No. 400, 74th Congress)
/ Includes oredita to generall penises In t19amount of 6,458 ,28 on account of reversal of charges previously made for liability
under the Railroad Retirment Act of 1934.


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JULY, 1936






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OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from l20 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 1J Class I steam railways

FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST, 1936 AND 1935


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Statement No. M-100
AUGUST, 1936


United States New England Region Gnrat Lakee Region Central Ete'n Region Easter District Pocahonts Region
Item
1936 9 193 5 1935 1196 3935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935

Average number of miles operated................................ 236,683 237,831 7,050 7,110 26,621 26,792 24,878 25,026 58,549 58,928 6,010 6,014
Revenues:n478,e66 923$8 $110617
Freights.... 283,601,766 .35,67,78. $8,262,212 t7,47..,266 .49_923,.239 -4,471,567 t56,978,306 145,176,378 $t15,16,757 $94,126,1211 20,721.962 16,8g24.27g
asneint nr D ............................................ / 39,321O5 0 /3850373 3 160176 28,7 8 49 6,921,997 687,98 9,28,161 2i,806,579 19,079,886 707,46 550,228
Mail. ............................ .................... ,5,9 7, 19 ,274 380 72 67,387 1,2298,7 1,207 ,016 1,0(9 ,213 1,265, 90 2,91,669 2,839,407 223,679 209,323
Tra o 221, 7a 7 1 9,8 1,79.349, 1,3 1 ,7,q 1.475019 3, M3,
All r a ..... .......... .... ..... ....637 37 22 4 828,7 689 5 1 7,19 8,7 83,9
A othr transportation............. .. 7... ,366,030 6,39084 2381,939 378,284 2,007,274 1,801,940 1,1448,519 1,211,P36 3,838,132 3,392,060 151,6864 133,562
"Inlidental 7 53 262 6,4 899 384,95 354 705 1,517,17) 1224 336 1,785,905 1,574,25 3,687,573 3,153,066 313,799 312,921
Joint raoilityo--Cr ......................... .. 1,072,625 801,93 86,579 79 785 144994 53,941 130,867 110,7 362,40 24 15 22,926 21,3 4
Joint facility-Dr ................................. 251,038 212,169 790 739 56,023 39,908 7,299 10,994 64,112 51,641 2,71 1,065
Railway operating revenues........................ 350.584819 293,989,544 12,892,039 11,738,330 63,552967 53,370,527 72,997,45 59,149,76 49,442,44 124.258,633 22.228,141 18,134,507
Expenses:196 19 1:6 1:50 936 1935 l: :7 19:5 1936 93
Maintenance of way and structures ................... 1,931,006 39,113,01 1,68,270 1,5641,881 756,576 7,36,0 3 6 6,550,399 6,278,9 ,0,25 3 14 5 825 ,6 3,9

659 0 126 421 : ,49,57 12 71 4:0 71 06 a917 27 .738 2416,9
Maintenance of equipment................ 65,012,269 55,734,803 2,054,679 2,9,575 1,75, 10,6535 77928 252 2 255 3,,1,
Traffic o................... .... ... 8,297,786 7.-,791,33-6 28,M 9 227,922 1,1451,4 3 1,4o-,978 ,1139,298 1,363,601 3,1R29,722 2,996,501 330,021 317,403
Transportation............. ........................ 115595 9........ 9 5 1 79,264 175 6 34 20,9o 2 ,2 1, 0 ,5 4,,1
1 117,B B 1 64 2096 I
miscellaneous operations --- ......211,76 2,730,814 152,388 114, 7 5 14.309 1947,835 '643.,209 5565,48 1,09,906 1,156,590 44433 38,163
General..............--------------. ...- _2,---,79- -1 461 367 536.,7 .1 :Z720 492
Geeral................. .... 12,83,796 12151,367 536173 420995 2,386:292 2,355,735 2,710,388 2,480,972 5,632,,853 5,257,702 558,584 492,509
Transportation for investment-Cr ........................... 635:578 346979 714 685 71636 2,20 3,051 11,691 75,401 4066 74.637 11,219
Railway operating expenses.... .................-. 246,299,474 221,353,467 9,514,041 9,113,903 46,896,186 42,782,673 49,673,284 42,860,190 106,083,511 94,756,766 11,295,116 10,020,202
Net revenue from railway operations -------------_----------. I04,285,t5 72.6336,077 3,377,98 ,624,427 16,6 ,781 O,87,854 g 42,3 151 16,289,56 43,358,930 29,501,867 10,933,025 8,114,305
Railway tax accruals.......................................................... 2796 17 20,504,97 99,5 755,625 ,9,569 5,75 812 ,69,019 ,95,026 8,85 97 ,781,277 1,782,067
Railway operating income-...... ...... ......- ...... 76.321,928 52,131,104 2,428,353 1,868,802 12,087,212 7,182,101 16,889,339 11,596,567 31,.4b4904 20,647,470 8,151,74g8 6,332,23
Equipment rents-Dr, balance...... 8,295,45 7,296,459 477,9110 297,298 1,96,201 1,718,147 1,218,828 1,139,401 3.6l42,969 3,154,846 d 4J. a 271.846
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance..... 334575 2677,939 448,970 457,989 605,287 528,382 687,129 595,984 1,741,386 1,582,355 161,753 d 2s.9
Net railway operating income ........................ / 64,6,71 / 42,156,706 1,50,443 1,113,515 9,535,72 4,935,572 14.983,382 9,861,182 26,020,549 15,910,269 8,472,547 6,632,477
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)................... 70.25 75.29 73.80 77.64 73.79 80.16 68.05 72,46 70.99 76.26 50.81 55.25
Depreciation included in operating expenses ............. 16,126,189 16,126,436 31,401 482,02 ,074,5 3,5295 3,467,943 3,545,780 7074,302 7,179,095 1,196,89 1169,459
Total maintenance before depreciation 90,20,086 78,721,381 3,11 ,54.8 3,132,4399 16,57,412 4, 0,0 1729235 13,546,470 37267,195 31,179,993 4.710,194 3,998,456
Net railway operating income before depreciationI 0 ,806; 907 58,283,142 2,032:,84 1,595,535 12,610,682 8,086,867 18,451,325 13,4 6,962 33,094.851 23.089,364 9,669,442 7,801,936

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935

Average number of miles operated.. .............................. 38,871 39,197 14,881 45,211 46,146 46,438 56,850 56,898 30,257 30,356 133,253 133,692
t .................... 687 27,61,892 5,175.61 9 '44,856,170 $39,16o,01 $326,778 52:09 3 $5,202,795 22,72,226 $19,247,834 114,262,360 $97,089,O07
Passenger ............................... ...3.---...-- 9 697 3 36,783 4,677,143 3,867,011l ,1356 2,97 575 7,772 ,81,16 1,99,20 1,57,75 12,837,383 10,903,476
Mall ............ ..............-... ....... ...... .. .. .......011, 6 889,404 9 333784 1,9 7,088 1706 461
Epe the tan sportatIon:::::4:::::.:. | ,8 9 682,692 52,3 998.37 868O ,6,0 ,08,69g8 82,275 59,661 2, ,2 21416:
31,78 ,2 5 171680 1,229 3 108I212 2,97,61 2 6 g
Joint a al0ty--C..............................2,307 179,952 107,'77 93,14i13 319145 9,0 7 18,07 488,878 :39 19380476
Joint facility-Cr 22,58..............................................,2 6 17,393 16,477 2,89 1168,777 1, 162268 13135
Joint falty-Dr.......................1.. 27L3o
Railway operating revenues ............................. 40,348,610 33,576,052 62,576,751 51,710,559 46,670,158 39,017,545 65,081,035 56,329,523 26,814,434 22,673,2814 18,565,627 118,020,352
Expenses:
Maintenance ofwa n ru e ay67,128 ,522,667 7,17,99 6,26,6 6,512,696 6,71 7 ;8,987,682 7,69,561 3,812,390 :,500,145 19,312,768 17,710 561
Maintenance of equipment 7,518,522 12,127, 10,82,8 7,076,79 6,721,9 12,072, 10,66,09 ,997,167 58227 2,166 1 21,57006
Traffic.......................... ..................... .... 2 76 5507s 91 ,670 1,693,4 1, 70,52 97,793 870,071311,4 6
Jointprtac.tion116................................................... ... 2597 1 6 24551.089 22,2011420 19,87.9194 8,693,52..1
1263sp8As^ 6 2k 8 21k 18:% 604 1;,709, 0 .o:50 1:8 7, 07% ^.3 6U
iscellaneous operation .52 21351 296785 257 3,7O 2,185 96,208 778,656 211,141 201,707 1,605,069 1,322,548
Misclanu s operations -3.6,876 13,5 01 2,19,7 5 2,055, 6 ,1 67 3,1 55 2,,784 26,29 16861 1,12.,102 5,05,148 14,856,108
Transportation for investment-Cr.. 1175 781344 66,688 "41922 270,952
Railway operating expenses .................... 30,214,877 27,592,597 41,509,99 37,612,799 30,846,364 28,942,649 48,117,304 42,060,731 19,742,302 17,980,522 98,705,970 .,983,902
Net revenue from railway operations ...................... ,9835 21,066,758 114,097,760 15,823,794 10,0714,896 1.6,963,731 14,268,792 7,072,132 4,692,762 39,859,657 29,036,150
Railway tax accruas.........-........ .................. 2,801,96 ,165 5,583,213 3,946571 ,65598 2,528,405 ,970,15 3,936,4 1,797,565 1,238796 17 7
Railway operating lincome........................... 7,331,797 3,818,951 15,483,545 10,151,189 12,165,196 7,546,491 11,993,716 10,331,988 5,274,567 3.453,966 29,143,479 21,332,445
Equipment rents-Dr balance.... ......................... 6,86 65,91 26 9O67 ,3,9 2,279,618 2,076,989 1,1,756 9569 ,678,651 4,0147,546
Joint facility rent-Dr balance ........................... 2 17 210,1 0 1810 7, 1,60 ,779 98,7,518 0, 5 1176,600 913776
Net railway operating income........................... 6,609,39 3,242,837 15081,941 9,875,314 10,58,616 6,318,244 9,231,319 7,856,276 3,76293 2,196,603 23,578,228 16,371,123
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)..................... 714.88 82.18 66.33 72.74 66.09 74.18 73.93 74.67 73.63 79.30 71.23 75.40
Depreciation included in operating expenses 1.99............ 1,9,61 2,053,128 3.191,56 ,222587 1,726,949 101,851 ,008,22 2,778,197 1,125,80 ,1 ,706 5,60,51 5, :721,75
Total maintenance before depreciation........................ 11,2 919 9,988,061 15,954,11 13,96,17 11,862,32 11,660,389 18,051,975 14,957,61 6,938.021 7,598,778 33555871
Net railway operating income before depreciation.... 8,604,035 5,295,965 18,273,477 13,097,901 12,311,565 8,120,095 12,239,647 10,634,473 4,887,373 3,341,309 29,438,579 22,095,877


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g/ Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
/ Includes $1,501 sleeping and parlor car surcharge.
/ Includes $709,651 sleeping and parlor car surcharge.
Deficit or other reverse items.
SIncludee charges to Railway Tax Acornale in the total amount of $5,340,994, itemized ae follows: $1,521,056 for taxes under the require-
mente of the Social Seourity Act of 1935, and $3,819,938 under the requirements of an Act approved August 29, 1935, levying an exciee
tax upon carriers and an income tax upon their employees, and for other purposes. (Public No. 400, 74th Congress)
f/ Included credits to General Expenses in the amount of 1499,825 on account of reversal of charges previously made for liability under the
Railroad Retirement Act of 1934.








Subject to revision


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS



OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 240 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 11" Class I steam railways

FOR EIGHT MONTHS ENDED WITH AUGUST, 1936 AND 1935


AUGUST, 1936


United States New England Region a/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item

1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 3935 1936 1935 1936 1935

Average number of miles operated..................... 26,936 238,127 7,066 7,127 26,630 26,813 24,927 25,054 58,623 58,994 6,010 6,019
Revenues:
Freight........................... ... .. ......... ........... 2,093,261,772 1,777,1,051 69358,8 65,233,790 o024,064 34518,829 427,725,373 361 ,535 897,107,920 771,945,154 $149,896,937 126,102,53
Passenger....................................... ................. / 270,6,889 / 236,228,165 22,024,274 2,711,125 56,431,031 50,046,550 73,941,784 66,14,19 152,397,089 137,271,873 5,156,278 4,214,
Mail...................................................................... 1,07,59 59,735,818 2,892,202 2,858,962 9,834,94 ,718,766 o0,715,165 4 1,30,53 23,442,330 22,938,262 1,898,8s1 1,71,79
Express................. ........................,517,379 ,671 9 1,81,301 1,673,603 6,7,527 6,174,533 5,778,o48 5,1 14,36,876 3,179,579 838,722 3,8
All other transportation..--. ....... ........... 55,290,30 ,61,419 2,94469 3, 0,253 15, 23.45 1453,29 10,718,695 9, 29,06,509 26,257,96 1,175,122 1,06 832
Incidental. ... ........... ---50,761,526 4-,702,555 3, 3,733 3,068236 10,660,597 8,93,952 12,649,782 11,462,728 2,69,112 23,474,6 2,05,6 196949
Joint faility-Cr..................................................... 7,1:, 56 6, 12 687,135 646:297 604,601 429,74 978,253 89,545 2,269,989 ,970,91 181,474 155,180
Joint facility-Dr ........................................_..... 1,910,1 1,15, 9,252 7,85 356,217 320,. 53,778 112,64 19,27 0,72 9, 67 9,795
Railway operating revenues..-......._ -. ... 2,573,257,647 2,204,833,031 103,102,345 97,224,412 499,349,912 434,235,817 542,453,321 465,137,310 1,144,905,578 996,597,539 161,242,981 136,156,441
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ..- 0.. 1,124,601 260,754,214 16,049,910 12,079,600 50,130,933 45,12,3g8 49,198,354 42,518,066 115,379,197 99,50,46 16,737,781 14,608,35
Maintenance of equipment .............. ,102,586 445,184,7 17,27,310 16,19,81 1,75,212 89, ,4 1116,971 91,2 11 23,21,43 196,6496 27,718,757 25 116
Traffi... .... ....... ....... .. 66 9 62,951,29 1, ,592 1,8,500 11 0,191 11,239,06 ll, ,5 107,780 24,538,968 23,65,986 2,75,25 2,629,126

Transportation for investment-Cr....... ...... 2,982,87 2,099,289 3,477 4,492 219,728 166,599 86,667 264,354 309,872 435 5 257,4 77,809

Railway operating expenses... ..... ......... 1,916,048,550 1,699,321,769 81,992,630 73.329,657 372,666,353 336,546,395 390,508,656 340,543,659 845,167,639 750,419,711 87,430,083 80,o21,855
Net revenue from railway operations......... 657,209,097 505,511,262 21,109,715 23,894,755 126,683,559 97,689,422 151,944,665 124,593,651 299,737,939 246,177,828 73,812,898 56,134,586
Railway tax aooruals -----------------............................ 4,542,690 161,711,951 7,606,678 5,680,514 34,708,439 28,357,040 43,676,839 32,822,983 85,991,956 66,860,537 18,407,328 13,938,030
Railway operating income......... ........... 452,666,407 343,799,311 13,503,o37 18,214,241 91,975,120 69,332,382 108,267,826 91,770,668 21,745,983 179,317,291 55,405,570 42,196,556
Equipment rents-Dr. balance............... 61,960,932 56,386,956 3,812,858 3.208,279 15,418,927 14,4,984 9,481,35 9,374,664 28,713,128 27,017,927 d .52.713 d 2
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance ..... 26,007,497 23,559,851 3,573,394 3,484,888 5,143,656 5,243,980 5,438,204 4,671,094 14,155,254 13,399,962 ,0431
Net railway operating income ---..... .......... 364,697,978 / 263,852,504 6,116,785 11,521,074 71,412,537 49,653,418 93,348,279 77,724,910 170,877,601 138,899,42 57,719,2614 9 4,425,426
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ..-.....-...- 74.146 77.07 79.53 75. 42 74.63 77.5022 71.99 73.21 73.82 75.30 54.22 58.77

Depreciation included in operating expenses....... 129,0,591 130,049,910 4,2726 4,265,999 24,683,869 25,241,354 27,258,709 27,274,786 56,213,854 56,82,139 9,77,002 9402,499
Total maintenance before depreiaton.................. 68,174,56 575,888,891 29,605,94 2,993,42 126,222,276 108,991,380 133,578,616 106,1468,591 289,406,836 239,453,403 34,879,536 31,126,976
et railway operating income before depreiation. 9,750,56 393.902,14 10,388,061 15,787,073 96,096,46 74,894,772 120,606,9 104,999,696 227,091,455 195,681,51 67,296,26 52,87,925

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western Ditrict
Item
1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935

Average number of miles operated... ....................... 38,919 39,230 44,929 45,249 46,272 46,484 56,815 56,966 30,297 30,434 133,384 133,884
Revenues:
Freight .. ..............................- ... 262,191,541 $226,321,775 $412, ,478 $352,424,313 244,5555397 201,378,074 $367,495,861 308,831,351 172,016,116 $142,534,159 $784,065,3714 652,743,584
Passenger .......... ..........-............704,656 26917790 36,60,94 1,132,268 21,077,628 17,860,039 48,300,563 39,882,126 12,240,675 10,077,9859 81 618866 67 824024
Mail.............................. ........ .. 8,992,315 8,2421 10,891,125 0,615,300 7,6b ,851 7,57,858 13,75,465 13,448,620 5,29 0758 5,158,778 26 ,7 074 26,18 6
Express.............. ............................ ,9,851 6,5550 7,15,57 7,71,0 4,206,928 3,5,927 7, 2232 6,570,561 2,734,770 2,68,202 1,64,90 12,77369
All other transportation.----- ......... ........ ,6 5 ,719,585 5.438,607 4,788,417 7,38663 6,308,35 1 8,446,633 7,125,573 4,928,155 4133,1,42 20,775,191 17,5 016
Incidental....................... ....... ............ 5,029,3 4,681,201 7,134,49 6,650,670 6,731,8 7 5,271,49 7,872,300 6,974,409 2,28,928 2,330,711 lb6 0 1,3,65 1, 969
Joint facility-Cr.......... ........................... 1469,674 1,25,672 1,651,148 1, ,852 78,23 674,07 2,229,684 1,3,186 72,52 375376 3,91,19 2,93269
Joint facility-Dr....... ............ .................... 163128,958 176,24 138,75 186,269 1 52 1,111,59 856,590 17,362 13,380 1 5 10369
63 28,958 276,0214 138,753 1 269 6523 1,111,509 855 3,380 17,35:1140 2311 69
Railway operating revenues....................... 320,461,209 278,515,036 481,704,190 414.,671,477 292,224,018 242,469,932 454,429,229 383,859,236 199,994,632 167,234,847 946,647,879 793,564,015
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures...-- 6,994.142 34,910,847 53,71,23 4,519,206 43,189,704 362,20,53 61,618,219 5016,5 27205,58 2,201,32 132,013,481 111,64,962
Maintenance of equipment..................................----- 65,72185 001 9, 8775117 5590,607 9,688,477 93,P87616 79,90,663 38,642,0 4,134,4 187,420,653 1 76974
Traffic........... .. .. .... 110,048,38 1 9,8 276 12,78,686 12,01 3,42 7,50,114 7,3759 ,94,001 12, 9 7,6,990,5 28,90,195 27.2 1
Transportation............................ ----........................... 115,101,360 105,261,70 150,618,32 137,5 712 108,524,354 95,16,91 166,398,632 14 5,609 68,76041 61,473,221 34,299,027 302,585,744
Miscellaneous operations...................................... 2,461,565 2,106,89 2,850,067 2,465,839 2,431,718 2,003,870 6,074,10 ,96,765 1, 65 1,81,391 9,909,786 8,322,026
General-_............-- ........---------......... 13,145,661 12,282,744 17,7,:510 16,592,858 11,435,492 9,17,695 19,975,554 17,073,087 9,409,776 7,854,959 40,820,822 34 ,065,721
Transportation for investment-Cr .... 207,800 187,480 265,289 481,303 43,418 1,158,514 545,087 568,381 41o,050 2,208,198 1,398,555
Railway operating expenses........................... .243,265,062 222,612,990 330,695,145 302,634,845 228,098,686 199,151,384 360,141,918 310,489,316 151,945,162 136,626,513 740,185,766 646,267,213
Net revenue from railway operations-...- 77,196,147 55,902,046 151,009,045 112,036,632 64,125,332 43,318,548 94,287,311 73,369,920 48,049,470 30,60,334 206,462,113 147,296,802
Railway tax accruals..... ..... 23,509,714 19,430,824 41,917,042 33,368,854 25,50,875 19,825,725 37,721,390 31,114,667 13,461,427 0,542,168 76,63,692 6,482,560
Railway operating income................................. 53,686,433 36,471,222 109,092,003 78,667,778 38,674,457 23,492,823 56,565,921 42,255,253 34,588,043 20,066,166 129,828,421 85,814,242
Equipment rents-Dr. balance........................................ 6,60,795 5,400,611 ,079,060 3,168,610 6,524,65 6,10260 13,999,676 12,445962 9,644,415 7,651697 30,16,744 26,200,419
Joint faoilty rent-Dr. balance.................................. 1,988,11 1,399,581 3,199,157 2,392,712 2,03523 1,833 9 3,923,195 3,622,957 2,694,657 210571 ,653,86 7,767,177
Net railway operating income.......................... 45,094,522 29,671,030 102,813,786 73,106,456 30,114,570 15,556,414 38,643,050 26,186,334 22,248,971 10,103,898 91,006,591 51,846,646
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)..................... 7591 79-93 68.65 72.98 78.06 82.13 79.25 80.89 75.97 81.70 78.19 81.44
Depreciation included in operating expenses.... 15,920,129 16,70,782 25,497,131 25,473,281 14,172,175 14,359,392 24,112,889 24,211,222 9,056,542 9,223,876 47341,606 47,794,490
Total maintenance before depreciation.. 6,795,696 77,694,066 121,675,232 108,821,042 84,508,136 71,609,338 130,792,946 105,892,826 56,791,46 50,112,282 272,092,528 227614,446
Net railway operating inooe before depreciation. 61,014,651 45,741,812 128,310,917 98,579,737 44,286,745 29,915,806 62,755,939 50,397,556 31,305,513 19,327,774 138,348,197 99,641,136
98452.0 U.5.SOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE:1936


/ Does not ipolude Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
Includes 14,193,851 sleeping and parlor car surcharge.
SIncludes $5,974,618 sleeping and parlor car surcharge.
Deficit or other reverse items.
/Includes charges to Railway Tax Acooruals in the total amount of *35,095,311, itemized as follows: $11,653,878 for tax under the require-
ments of the Social Security Act of 1935, and $23,441,433 under the requirement a an Act approved Augst 29, 1935, levying an excise
tax upon carrier and an income tax upon their employees, and for other purposes. (Public No. 400, 74th Congress)
t/ Includes credits to General Expenses in the amount or 66,965,070 on account of reversal of charges previously made for liability under
the Railroad Retirement Act of 1934.







Subject to revision


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


Statement No. M-100
SEPTEMBER, 1936


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 40 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing Claa I steam railways

FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER, 1936 AND 1935


United States New England Region A/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern Distriot Pocahontu Region
Item
1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935

Average number of miles operated ................_......... 236,685 237,617 7,050 7,097 26,626 26,775 24,875 25,004 58,551 58,876 6,024 6,014
Revenues:


Joltraoilitycr... ........... 3 77134 7 7967 56538 1 2 2 879 253336 22,:776 9
Joint alty-Dr....... ...... .. 80 170798 1,171 1461 452 39432 5355 7 51767 33 1107 56
Expenses:


Maintenance of equipment.......-- ...-- 66,402,-281 ,760 2,181,0 2,032,104 1, 060 1085, 1,8,215 1,092330 30,400,30 23,809,6 ,691,592 3,09829
other traneus operations- 3, 1 ,1 139:3,1267 ,, 6 1, 1,72. 4 118 1 ,
Tenrah i nt....... 3..... .. .... 1, 1219,799 2, ,8 2,17 2, 5 755 5,309 6 71 862





Railway operating expenses. ........ ... 28,553,260 21,071,436 9,737,811 8,996,605 67,800,454 45,177,753 50,958,372 42,315,749 108,496,637 93,90,107 11,483,7612 9,13809,567
Net reens ue fo way rtis..... 108,63,4 8 ,,765, 2,917,131 17,80,7 15 22 207,96 1 88 9 66 6 1,8 22776


Railway tax accrualsn..... ------------------- 3.26,8 39 20,85,762 979,O22 4,.911 ;713i2 ,66,072 6:298,207 4,792177 11,990355 9:203:160 2;5EO,565 1,770,302
Railway operating income....... 81,792,163 68,068,957 2,786,378 2,169,220 12,767,647 11,610,550 17,749,739 13,628,631 3, 903.764 27,408,401 8,273,309 6,552,474
Equipment rentsnce-Dr o .............................---- ,9 7,6,599 ,706 2,322 10 1,825:7 982,4 1,235.60 16,26,9178 13,52.59 I 48 847 1,60909
14,908,801M17 ,0-9, 171471 ,71 6,3782

nstition for invaesrtment-Db Cr .6254 5912;707 9 i;9653,13 31,872 3,9.431 31:075



et railway operating eeincoes.. ......./ 70,166,026 e/ 57d19,265 1,865,765 1,347,5681 14,22,158 9,175,158 16,010,332 11,02,39615 4 ,097,2155 6 12,025,703 1,722,891 6,799,144
tio of eense s to revenues (percent) .--- ...-.. 69.58 71.305 7265.1400 75.51 7,0773.22 736.1 67.94 1 0 7 70.55 71.86 51.46 54.1
RDepareotion included in operating expensesls........ 16,79,5 16,2 8186 187,192 43,91 6 3,071,173 3,19,792 3,57,292 4,507, 7,0,757 7,1,53 2 1,70,32


Total maintenance before depreciationme............................. 92, 69,5 75,9 88 ,36,106 2,169,220 1,513,75 1,92 ,188 550 1,563,28 39,320,761 30597, 284 4,279 65'86 552,47
Equipment rents-or, balance ---8,233,993 7,806,-599 1462-706 332,322 1,900,927 1,14,827 922:2 0 1 2 ,Z3 1S 20235 3M1i2.599 09




Net railway operating income before depreciation. 86, ,09 7,5,9,957 1,830,877 13,292,331 12,22,950 19,67,724 15,310,409 35,154,12 29 6236 9,92800 796268

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935

Average number of miles operated....................... 38,868 39,098 44,892 45,112 46,144 46,1417 56,841 56,898 30,257 30,314 133,242 133,629
Revenues:
Freight .......................... 634 678,613 3,105,163 5526,17 116,976,256. 39,170,918 37,211,18 (54,354,173 (6,498,772 23,215,981 619,123,272 p116,741,1o02 103,133,192
Passenger ------ .- -- .. 3,715.-47.4 3,114.540 .7, ,65.4,96 2,75.4,785 2,283,252 6,542,730 5,51, U7 1,2,700 1,344;97 11,;70.215 9.16.1

All other transportation ... .. ------- 4 0 9 1,06 65 1,2,22 1,0 8 2 54
Joint faoility-OCr ~.5......3 1 472 1 81670 9 4 1,1 3 07 9,2 5 08 :i 62
Joint facility-Dr ..... 846 ,095 20,053 ,951 20,7 2109 082,14 2, 2,o 168,987 4
Railway operating revenues ...... .41,698,738 36,316,855 64,016,350 54,449,198 46,023,055 2,927,318 66,286,873 ,56,758,964 27,089,628 22,708,917 139,399,556 122,395,229
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures 104,5914,5 24,76,867 6,899,721 6,709,105 6,109,25 61,105,72 8 8,980,144 7,21,552 6 3,0a0,018 3 ,22,16 1893, 757 16,543 5197
Maintenance of equipment 4.523,550 8,572, 12,283,992 10,667,325 6,8 5;,994 '^07 1333J4 n0a6,a6o 5 3,8o. 389750 3;76915 27;941;808
Transportatxi.on---1ual..s........................................ 139 12610.070 18 02657 1656298 11,332,180 13,21547 22 194.7 14 8,928,812 7,97:281 60 4 0,3 909142
SMiscellaneous operations .--------- ... -- 1,2,67 6 21,0 686 2o5,196 ,427 62,978 281.268 90,1484 717,709 210,525 161,459 1,475,987 1,1605436
E G reeral-.............- ......-----.--1,6,6 ,50, 2, 6 1,992,0127 : 1,8,08j4 1,70,962 1;3163 1,2 I a
Transportation for investment-Cr.... 2 ,3 ,0 316 77826 112,189 7,097 5667 60 2 9521 2977-
Railway operating expenses...............0,20,0 27,109,376 1 2,73,778 37,218,943 30,009,684 28,101,150 48,214,441 41,658,658 20,108,720 17,602,578 98,332,845 87,362,386
Net revenue from railway operations. 11,58,6958 7 7 22,292,572 17,2,255 16,013,371 14,826,168 18,072,432 15,100,306 6,980,908 5106,9 41,066,711
Railway tax aoruals............-. .. ,935,148 2,16,4 5,195,713 4,190,748 3058,390 23553693 427375,28 51777,376 1579,513 7,2:,56 9;7759171 7,53279
Railwa operating inooe.................. .. ,52,550 6,7,033 16,796,859 13,039,07 12,954,981 12,70,475 1 5,16 11,326,820 5,01,395 ,82,75 1,691,540 27,621,049
Equipment rents-Dr. balancee..........--.....................-O6,02 5 ,258 9 86,217 1,360,7214 1,226,101 2,475,791 2,175,579 1,143,7.45 866,193 ,9826460 4,267,873
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance. .................... 207,164 61,990 3 29 175,361 295,303 228,689 526,537 475,029 353,24 303,825 1,175;084 1,007,543
Net railway operating income.......................... 7,809,64 5,97,785 16,532,575 12,777,929 11,298,954 11,015,685 10,332,836 8,676,212 3,904,1106 2,653,736 25,536,196 22,345,633
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent).......N......... 75.52 75.14"7 65.18 68.36 65.21 65.46 72.74 73.40 74.23 77.51 70.54 71.38
Depreciation included in operating expenses .... 1,964,005 2,036,837 ,169,118 3,200,061 1,756,257 1,786,306 2,965,839 3,014,996 1,131094 1096,290 5,853 190 5,897592
Total maintenance before depreoiatio---....... 11,22,92 9,913,526 16,0184.595 13,776369 11268982 10, 697332 17,718 669 14,377,021 7 786,961 6 515,382 36;,80,,552 2 1,5839,75
Net railway operating income before depreciation__ 9,773689 8,015,622 19,701,693 15,977,990 13,055,211 12,801,991 13,298,675 11,691,208 5,035,500 3,750,026 31,389,386 28,214.225


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a/ Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns if Great Lakes Region.
SIncludes $190 sleeping and parlor car surcharge.
/ Includes $767,910 sleeping and parlor oar surcharge.
/ Deficit or other reverse items.
p/ Includes charges to Railway Tax Accruals in the total amount of (5,346,172 itemized as follows: 1,458,054 for taxes under the require-
ments of the Social Seourity Act of 1935, ana $3,888,118 under the requirements of an Aot approved August 29, 1935, levying an exolse
tax upon carriers and an income tax upon their employees, and for other purpose. (Publio o. 1400, 74th Congress)
/ Includes credits to General Expense in the amount of (396,149. on aooount of reversal of ohamres previously made for liability under the
Railroad Retirement Act of 1934.







Subject to revision


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

3 1262 08730 3276 INTETATE OMAR COMMISSION
3 1262BU U 0730 327CS
--- MBU&MJU fV@AnMcS


SEPTEMBER, 1936


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U.. DEPOTOY


OMEATING REVENUS AlNlD OMUATEIm eXPENISS OR QAS SI TEM RALWAYSI a TAE UMNmI STAES
Oumpwiebmr 1> auId eartn s fl rev a a ampu .deting 11 C10. I stern reaps

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United SUaM N en Rgl Region / Omlme len Region Central tem. Bi 6m DIMrts Poombous Regio

_1936 19365 11935 1936 199535 19366 1 1936 1935 1936 1935

Average number of miles operated..... .... 236.909 238,071 7.0B 7.1I 26,630 26,809 2,91. 25lO 58,61 66 58,91 60 6,018
'F'regh..................7......... ............ .. ..' S 3O P'$I I'OI ., ,9 .. 0+ m+ 6

All other transportation-.-------,-: 106: 1 A
oidental .........-. 12 ~ :2
Joint faoility-Dr .... .. .. ... ...7 58610-- -5 757 710
Railway operating revenues .....-........- 2,930,40,310 2,511,779.127 16,605,556 109,0138,16 163,631,110 491.687,193 617,59,639 525,873,867 1,298,696,335 1,26,699,208 183,560,593 15U4 ,
XjSrenance of way and strucotures- --- 002'. .028 0'791;7:!1 119 1,

Transportation for1 ivesitmet-C'r 5 l: ,9 0

Railway operating pnses ps.6..a................,601 19173,20.9. 91,730,1*1 .e,326,2i6 to0,466,809 378,7,18. 11,167,028 3ae,859,0o 95. 66,78 3,909.,8 98,913,821 89,31,2
^Tro uo ..........".....::::::::::::::..: ........9.................... ,..:2 m;" 't;^;^ :tg:^ Q;:S ".7l ",
Minteanctaofaeqruals.op. -.......................... -





Railay operating inoo.e........... ... -.. 538....O Hl,868,E69 16,a9,15 20,8,161 101,71,6767 0:948,91933 6,B017.,565 MS.99.9,9 27,09,.7 7 06,75.695 63,678,879 1,7l 9,00l
Iqrpmnt rents-Dr. balaneo1.................- .
Joint fcili lty rent- Or. b tlan o.......................... 9 : : ,0 : : ,, .6J
Net railway operating inooe .......................... .../ ,86,001 t/ 321,201,769 7,98.59 2,868,655 81,633,696 58,718,576 109,58,6u 89,57,87 198,971,856 161,125,105 66,110,155 50,2,570
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)..................... 73.87 76.31 78.67 75.11 : 71.17 77.03 71.50 72.80 73.11 71.90 53.89 58.22
Total aintenanoe before depreolntloa5......... 77,6011,2 S S' 0,,100 22 1
Net ralwray operating inoe before depreciation.. 580,005,661 I7,89, ,g820 7 17,417,950 10,3,7 87,1,1 1:,07tl 120,,105 62,2,68 507,776 7,29,27 ,800,29

Southern Region Southern Metit Northwaten Region Central Western Region Southwten Region Weten Dtriet
ltem
1936 193 196 1935 51936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935

Average nuaer of s. operated........................- .. 38.91^ 39.,16 .,925 15,23 6,258 6,76 56,818 56,95 30,292 30,1 133.368 133,85


Railway operating revnces....-..-......... 362199-7 31.1.841 545.79,50 469 ,675 33 .073 285.97.0 52076.0..............1 0.6.2 247,04.T2 189,94..792. 1,08610.73.35 915.9 9,2
Joint facility-Cr. .......... .......................... ..... 1 ......0
Joint aclity-Dr........... ........... ..


aiostenoean o ray end tuture nt)................... 6....8 .793T3 7S 786 70 5 5?87*8 3,2 12. 58.129, 1o&
maintenance of qu n.. ........... .. ... J :C
man atn- ,F10 122,8 : 1 *9 09
Traffi9.....-................... ... ............ 0,3: 2 .7 1.3 2.-,1 : 9 :9 6 1T6:J:

Disce laneouisrain. : : : sl ua s Bostn m& b he*s p o a l N York2'2i C lrSGe Lake, Re11on.
Train portation for invest eont- -Cr...... 1 3, 6521 ....0.. 7 5 2
Railway operating ezpene....... 273,505,202 250,022,366 371,.I8,923 339,853.788 258,208,370 227,52S,531 lM8.356.359 352,ll7,9711 172,053.882 l5,229,091 838,518,611 733,6295999

Railwny operating in9o- 62,209,983 IOi o 19),6 91.n707.285 5,6 9,3 9 35,963r9 69,901,085 53 ,03 3999.38 23 9 161,519,9 335,91

Net railwy operating In.. \52a,9a. 3,9.8.5 119.3-6.3- 8--*385 1.,113.52. 26,572,.099 1,975,886 38....066 3 26,153377 12,757,6311 16,51,787- 73,192,279
Ratio of exene to revenue. (percent) 75.5 g 79.31.1 68.21 7S.11 76.31 79.63 78.11 79.92 75.77 81.20 77.21 _80.09
Depreoiatiom inolwd- d in ope-atin ei-. ....---------- -91i I ,7,7? i e,. 10 0, -- --
Total .aintenanoe be for. d reo S ......... ..... ui. 7 s oss
Net railway operating i borw e becoore deprecietlop.. 7____8_3__ ____7_______ _______,_ __S57_727 __________ __77_9_7_9__ 8_3*10_ 23,077,800 169,737.583_ 127,88_36
S11 07.0 I.S.eOVERNMINT PIINTI0II OFIC E:Ie

/ Doed nDot Iolude pton Albayn, the revnu and aexpen of -bloh are included *rth New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
S Include *.,13.6 5 1 and parlor oar marrge.
aInclude*s 6 aad parlor o.ar .u.rage.
.Defolt or other er-II-. -
Rl eepeaieeg revenuesi.i-i--- --o-u 1t-95- aea d-op -.b0 69,3780 Iteuldaa 0 ollos51 613 11.963 fer t2,e15e26l. 0,a3i0
tMto of2 the l1as U AS t of 1935, d 7,se .e r equiri O nt of an how app-orje& l. 29, 6f135 me0l-e
tas spo oarrer ad an a tax spas their ee tor other pmrpomes. (Publieko o. o.'0 7*h OoBleu) ;
S/ Ilumem ei*Ls tso emeral qnee In the eont rl,6b on woomt o5 re6erealo ole e pruIloD uad* foa lftoP her
h1,l rood la ti- et of 193--:.I


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U.S. DEPO"TORY


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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3 1262 08730 3714 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
OomplHsd from 140. monthly rpor o resinue od dexpensm represenuin 144 Cla I steam railway

FOR THE MONTH OF 19CTOBER, 136 AND 1935


tem United tatest New England Region A/ Great lke Region tral Eatern R region Estera Distrist Pochonta Region
1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 i935 1936 1935 1936 -1935 1936 1935

Average number of miles operated.....-..---------..... -------. 236,550 237,579 7,052 7,098 26,622 26,732 24,872 25.010 58,546 58,810 6,024 6,014




Rail----------------way operating revenues------------------- 91 301 341,---39--092 14,554762 13226,456 715 866 6306oa 9,601,5 66,896,8 1667451 68 13139,072 2 ,52,21 21,6 ,3
Expenses:
r re i .2 5,1 285,174.60, $ 9,981-,0 ,9269,761 4 $ 7 1 ,4,084,85 2, ,
aenre -------------------------------------- ----- ------6,380 3-6,3519 4 13,66,-27 7194,64 6,09,4 1,261, 5 ,9 1 ,5 8 21608 2679








Transportation for investment-Crn ,3 8 3 698 715 4 9065 753 15 09 306,565 U3;89 3:0
Railway operating .ncome-......... .. ..............- 101,7,282 86, ,89 749,1 2,73,982 16,676,5 06 14,46,o51 19,242,190 16,150,7 7 39367,827 33,310,760 10,811,179 8,917,651

Euidtentanl--- --ayandc----- ---------------- -------7 494,701 38669 2,166719,565,89 12,0439 2370,723 1,1 47,2 1362 18 ?369 841 6l
Rati othr transpo to revenues (percent)......66.7368.186955 70.06 31 67.36 6.20 68.71 720.07 4.85 49.55
Joint facility-Cr .859,12 7,7 2, 60870 1,22 2-,,og7 ',4-
Joint facli _ty--Dr. ..------------------------------------ 216 232,098 ,50 781 39,86 ,0 l
Railway operating revenues-.............-................. 391,567,301 341,039,092 14,551,762 13,226,456 71,588,866 63,016,1408 80,601,5140 66,896,208 166,7145,168 1143,139,072 25,525,214 21,643,183
e maintenance of way and structures------------. 141,866,380 1,8431 76019
maintenance of equipment-------- 69662 4 2,3, 1,66, 2,042595 1, ,,g 64 ,,2,01 7 4 3,93:,60,2
Tr0ai------- io------------------------------------------ 81220,32,869 1, 176,628 3,021,037

-------------------------------_------ -------------- 13,214 12,668,9 5",50,214 2,5 2 4 149 91 5,778,01 55N1 896
Ge24380 o915815
Transportation for investment--Cr .......... .658,0t3418,113 698 715 ,14 69:065 63,753 1309106,5 83,389 60,l099,40
Railway operating expenses --............................ 261,212,361 232,521,776 10,123,271 9,739,092 50,158,332 14,936,503 54,291,651 145,620,79 114,573,2514 100o,296,343 12,214,228 10,725,031
Net revenue from railway operations----------------- 1,:.... 1,41,9 0 108,o7,36 ,1431,491 3 761 2114;Z034 189,90 16275,460 52.171-.91-4 4,1:,722 1-3,10,986 10,9 ,;152

Railway operating income-----------------.....................-............ ------ 101,777,282 86,853,889 3,1449,331 2,703,982 16,676,306 14,456,051 19,242,190 16,150,77 39,367,827 33,310,760 10,811,179 8,917,851
Equipment rents-Dr. balance.5-------------------------- 566,310 8,391,907 2.100,505 277,72 1,114,412 3 2,93
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance -------------------------------- 3 3 ,7, 1, 649,596 501755,06 682,61 1,
Net railway operating inoome............................. 2/ 89,851,409 75,454,501 2,14914,166 1,877,148 13,926,205 11,911,038 17,609,1421 14,283,701 3 4,029,792 28,072,587 11,277,680 9,348,052
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ..................... 66.73 68.18 69.55 73.63 70.06 71.31 67.36 68.20 69.71 70.07 47.85 49.55


Depreciation included in operating expenses..e..
Total maintenance before depreciation...................
Net railway operating Income before depreciation_.


16,217,388 16,362,191 526,025 513,041 3,074,275 3,141,882
95,31932 ,925,676 3,8,93,,3 911 18 1134975 1, 999,827
106,68797 91.816.692 3.020,191 3.9 899. 17.0 1K an
;inb;8~~~9 052()~~O 92 I.E


1,562,o70
1 1"/1 M


3,644,619
I M,2,1


7,162,370
41,610,218
41.19o2.162


7,29942


1,224,267
518216


-_____ ____ --. ---- ,-- 1 .4,4l 1_,_ _,925,3_w __92,__, 35 37229 12,501,9471 10, 511,764

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Watern District
Item
1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 193! 1936 1935 1936 1935

Average number of miles operated......------------------------. 38,830 39,097 44,854 45,111 46,143 46,417 56,751 56,897 30,256 30,314 133,150 133,628
Revenues:
Freight ...--..............------ -------- ---- .39,2147 12 1 338,659. 32 163,187 5 54,01 ,818 1 42,177,51 39,630,200 61, 3695.235 65533272 ,663,33j 22,310, 58 129 536067 1 117 2 01
scell-ngerou opr----n ...-0 ,099 ,1-2,o---- 1 S 1.965 ,i,9 o 5,;0;201 6;;:';166
Passeng oer------------------------------ -,16 29,883,991 14212012 4,937 7 o2,604799 2,05,o70 o,.85 780 5,21 5,910 1,885,365 1,326,921 0 1,719,1144 9, 927,706
Mail-------------------.....................---1---1,14 1,160,,95 3 11439:785 14,39 1,019.012 1,793791,97,614 1,72,o93 69 7, o 9 657,785 31,165 3,353,4682
Expressr- -- e -------00 783 865,538 11i8109 1,251 67,296 7'67 1,252,909 60 .816
A other transportatin ....... ......... ..... 713,79 7961 1 ) 51,76117 s7,30
All othertransportation -------- -------.---------- 775,8 93 82 772 2 ,1 89 1 95362 1,280,9 5 73,696 615,60 3,1315 2,0,717
Incidental0------------------_----------------------------------- 01__93 7,5,661 920,657 269,812 212
Joint facility-Cr--:-:----- -6;-38 ---7i i88,977 172,07 2:8; 9:^ t: I:i' 7'S -'- --D 2"21
Joint faoility-Dr 1------------------ -------.-...-. ... 20,-3 -i9 21,092 120,921 2 6 1,75 1 143
Railway operating revenues--...---...... --..............- 46,526,551 39,871,645 72,051,765 61,514,828 49,072,182 45,252,387 73,690,655 65,481,252 29,897,531 25,651,553 152,660,368 136,385,192
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures. ------. 5,016,809 4,607,194 7,385,867 6 67,1-80 5,592,353 065 8,442,215 7,1 53,965,179 021 18 000210 16,011,608
aintenance of equipment .... .12,012,32:11 21..66 47........................... ... -,97 1 1 ,- 24,61 66 ,147
General----------------- .-- -- 1-693,03 1,595,733 2,278,228 2,136 119 1,459-,07 1,36 ,667 2,558 853 2,1 0474 :85 1 l00561 5,158,025 4,91,402

Railway operating expenses...........---..-.............-- 32,916,655 29,672,672 45,130,883 40,397,703 30,482,606 28,756,709 49,940 447 44,561,095 21,085,171 18,509,926 101,508,224 91,827,730
Net revenue from railway operations......... 13,609,896 10,198,973 26.920,882 21,17,125 18,589,576 16,3195,678 231,750,208 20,920,157 8,812360 7,141,627 51,152,144 14.557,462
Railway tax accruals-- .,237,129 2,320,261 5,736,936 4,320,561 3.354,751 2,516,586 1497,454 03p,533 1,601,430 1,261,777 9,926,635 7,810,896
Railway operating inome......................... 10,372,767 7,878,712 21,183,946 16,796,563 15,234,825 13,979,092 1.779,7 16,887,624 7210,930 5,879,850 41,225,509 6,746,566
Equipment rents-Dr. balane0----- ----- --- 671,510 506,626 68,671 a L,37.1 1,305,588 1,267.319 2,627,072 2,i4,1W 1,090,042 1,032,154 5,022,702 14,8146,620
Joint facility rent--Dr. balance .... .. 265,926 228,672 402:264t 2:4377 213,782 142,815 186;87i 352,009 308,845 ,0914,201 1,009;498
Net railway operating ncome-..-............. 9,435331 7,14314 20,71,011 16,491,466 13,679,860 12,497,991 15,659,867 3,85,606 5,768,879 4,538,851 35,108,606 30,890,448
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent).......... -70.75 74.42 62.64 65.67 62.12 3.55 67.77 68.05 70.52 72.16 66.49 67.33
Depreciation Inciuded in operating expenses 1, 951,202 2,034,6 58 3,1,46 3.198.070 1 3 77 776 1 7.1 1 94 19 9214 01"4,269i 21,103,81 18 1,50129,16 ,8 91,8,73,
Total saintenanoe before depreciation -----........-----... 12,,671 10 21 1 8 ,155,826 0 1, 10 I0 ,1 4015 15 20 808402 b2
Netrallway operating income before depreciation 11,388.533 9,177,772 23,890,80 19.689,536 155233,636 19,229,0185 18,679,791 16,857.875 6,872,728 5,667,9667 ,;986,155 36,755,027


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/ Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
Includes 719,265 sleeping and parlor oar surcharge.
Deficit or other reverse items.
Inoludee ohargee to RailwW Tax Aooruale In the total mount ofr 6,148,272 Item led as follows: $1,566,036 for taxes under the require-
ments of the Social Security Aqt of 1935, ed $4,582,236 under the requlrements of M Aot approved gust 29, 1935, levyiga excise
tax upon carrien and e income tax upon their employes, aend for other purposes. (Pub.lo No. 400, 7Tth COngres)
V Includes oredits to General Expenses in the amount of ($93,592 an account of reersal of charges previously made for liabillty under the
Railroad Retirement Acot of 1934*


Stat.t No. M-100
OCTOBER, 1936


1,16,712







Subject to revision


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 1140 monthly reports of revenues and expemes representing 144 Class I steam railways

FOR TEN MONTHS ENDED WITH OCTOBER, 1936 AND 1935


OCTOBER, 1936


United States New England Region I/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern district Pocahontas Region
Item
1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935

Average number of miles operated....... ....-- ._. 236,871 238,022 7,063 7,121 26,629 26,802 24,915 25,045 .58,607 58,968 6,013 6,018
Revenues:
Freight.........................--- ------..............- 2,711, --16 $2,13, 28,646 $82,30,887 510,018,905 442,075833 $551,898,084 462,143,208 l,l49,945,635 1986,549,928 0194,684,578 $163,32,017
Railway3 operatin 084.0462,113,200 ,1460,92 $4 1S2, 364,604 66 oo 547068, o6 oo 65 7 1, 46 6, 8, 2 094, 0587 16,3 197
Passenger .. ..... ............ ... / 31,145,791 2,664,909 28,114,142 25,730,782 71,031,252 62,856, 60 931,.,167 83,275,417 192,285,901 171862889 6,4741,878 5,263,115
ail-- ..--......--------.--------............... 77,O148,10 74,72,5 ,62,9.9 3,59,16 12.4,068 12,182,231 13566,765 13.OlO,58 29,629,742 28,78597 2,353,358 2,210,684
6, 566,765.5 55,76201 25 9 8,03o14,00109 19,831,108 98
A. other tranportation...--------_--...... ....... 8,640,11 39223 2,555:762 2,278,72 921337 8271,671,898 3 8 17 76 26 1, 136,05 1,11io,302
all,996 112 6-, ]S'61 ?4, :701,;559 3:s805,58 19, 454 ?j 17:766 O61 1 A372,319 11 l;7;898 3.:,9O,631 3,;24;J,7 1, 9,9 ,l
noident ai ---- ----- ........................... ,05262 56,948,548 ,276,21 3,82,448 13,7 42,16 11,3,282 16,514,64o6 114,458,15 34533039 29,7,69,0 2 7 926 ,0 24779462
Joint facility--Cr---- ................... 9,318,0 8,015,079 850,743 80,527 757,363 547147 1239352 122 6 24748 2476 22789 195195
Joint faclity-Dr ......................... 2,369,854 208 865 12,0 14 10096 4 3 39948 1 2543 536,119 11764 11403
Railway operating revenues ....-. .......... 3,321,921,613 2,852,818,220, 131,160,318 122,364,604 636,220,007 554,703,602 698,061,180 592,770,076 1,465,441,505 1,269,838,282 209,085,807 175,931,967
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures .--- -,--1 -7,----- 6 1739,1467.57 15,3r2 ,787 64,49,142 576,23 4,14 6 54,192,539 148,136,o42 1727,173o9,66 21,412,01 18 683
Maintenance of equipment....................- ......--- ..... 64,16,80 5 22,3)8,884 20,i27,069 128,1l, 882 111,768,142 142 465 ,17 115 296,385 292 934 083 247471, 596 35,38,774 32, 71,27
Transportation....-- --............-.... ...... .. 1,154,716,052 1,035,182,952 50,7.7,48 48,076,864 234,17,631 212,452,25 24 328, 67 21 8296 008 526 213; 946 47 825 I 2 45,29 812 40, 662170
19 110,41 6~6,1 F6 17 8568 13 6 0 11, ,610 4; 664


Railway operating expenses ...... .... 1 225,814,173 2,149,914,981 101,853,712 92,065,353 470,625,140 423,660,651 495,758,680 428,480,157 1,068,237,532 944,206,161 111,128,049 100,556,453
Net revenue fro railway perations........... 896,107,440 02 9,306,6o6 30,299,251 165,54,867 131,042,951 202,302,500 164,289,919 397,203,973 325.632,121 97,957,758 75,375,514
Railway tax accruals............ ............. ...... 259,959,157 04, 0 9,e567,860 7,211,807 424,263,361 35:643,966 57,042,746 4,739a,:893 o10873.967 85,595,666 23,;467,70o 17,708,633
Railway operating income9............................... 636,148,283 498,722,159 19,73,746 23,087,44 121,331, 506 95,398,985 145,259,754 121,550,026 286,330,006 240,036,455 74,490,058 57,666,881
Equipment rents-Dr. balance----.... ---............. ........7,759,234 72,55,460 4,770,273 3,85,191 19,42,38 18,36,405 11,341,611 11,7914,1436 ,532,22 3,53,2 .726.21 .13979
Joint facility rent-Dr, balance. ........................ 32,71,205 29, 4, 4,491,75 ,5,750 6,438,85 ,9565 6950,111 594 15 8 68857l
Net railway operating income .................. .../ 524,627,814,4 / 396,656,270 10,476,715 14,746,503 95,472,333 70,639,615 126,968,032 o103,811,575 232,917,080 189,197,693 77,719,835 59,582,622
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent).................... .73.08 75.36 77.66 75.24 73.97 76.38 71.02 72.28 72.90 74.36 53.15 57.16
Depreciation included in operating expenses-.......... 161,5 ,5 162,650,28g7 ,5,3 5,262,i336 0,829,118 1,028 ,2,171 0t,26,8 70,2,982 7122221 12, 4006 ,729 4
Net railway operating income d before depreciation... 685,986,889 559,306,557 15,802,208 20,008,839 O126,301,651 o 102,172,6143 ,2 46,203 1382385 0425 303,30,062 0,5002 7 89,726217 7 3127 057

Southern Region Southern District Northwetern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
________________________________ 1936 _-1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935

Average number of miles operated.......................-------....... 8,905 39,2014 44,918 1 45,222 46,26 46,70 56,811 56,952 30,289 0,410 133,346 133,832

Revenues:
Freight ....$.......... ........... $336,117,412 $290,086,369 $530,801,990 $453,418,386 $325,901,846 $278,219,422 $483,545,269 $110,661,39 $220 895,128 $181,267,969 $1,030, 342,543 $873,148,785
Passenger 38,976,787 32,916,322 45,451,665 38,1179,43 26,480,412 22,202,366 61,029,073 50,60,540 15,898,740 12 149 77 103, 48 225 85:622 583
Mailn...r. .p..r.atn .. .................1............2,496 l36,30 1,63,8 127,1 9,670,91743 .7 1 4 973,6 1 4 171,1,911 6,654,352 6:4148680 33,804,714 3267,681
xpre nses to revenues (per.................. nt) ...... .................... 8,812252 7536 77.66 7524 77 576 45676 975,59 72.28 62790 7436929 18860710 85
Al other traportation... ...... 5,752,358 14,947,43 7.249,275 6,292.0:8 9,52,1:48 4 8:214:15 419 10,978,4143 9,31,9714 r31427 5 301,723 26 856210 22913,116
Deprecidental.tion ... ................... ........ 6,181,16 5,-774,6 8,907,322 8,252,107 9,464998 7,194 ,063 10,142997 8,886o323 3,003,806 2 ,925010 22 ,6I,801 19,005396
Joint facility-Cr ...... ................. ........... 1,791,282 1,613,186 2,017,071 1,808,381 9970o49 85,898 2,849,993 2,382 407 607,234 482,251 ,454,276 3,730:556
Joint facility-Dr.......... ....................... 205405 166,222 217,169 177,625 237,713 200,881 1,372,026 1,087348 20,937 16,892 1;630676 052
1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935







Railway operating revnuesrated-----........................... 8,68698 35,703,56 617,772,305 530,65,503 387,19,255 330,649,67 594,406,757 506,099,451 256,91,791 215,595,3417 1,238,707,80346 1,052,4,35
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures 14..... 46,605,498 43,894,908 68,017,511 62,503,491 54,941,302 47,909,116 79,040,928 64,488,463 34,971,219 31,802,510 168, 96,4,49 11414,200,089
Traffic........ --.. .............- .. ... 12,573,555 11,675,276 16,010,051 114,940,910 9,381,901 9:092,649 17,322,351 16,067 O70 9:377,47 8,717,976 3, 082,099 8,
Transportation.....................................1 ,63 116, 189:93, :49 172,328,130 1387,73616 12u,648,26 21 ,7,1416 187,593086 8,152,625 77,788348 439,10o,657 3;029:69
FrMisellaneousight operations ................ .......... 21421 2977,52 3,1,8833 2,543,654 7,792,826 1 1, 813 ,65 1 704 528 12 707 724 10573
-15,r85,979 2,j22,$90,0,6,369 720,720,989 14,312,663 11,773,690 25,068,104 21901 523 11,713,042 10,121,738 51093,809 43,796,951
Transportation for investment-Cr ..... .. 269,374 225,595 676,853 340,739 66,273 649,414 1,743,71 789,337 671,721 537,019 3,061,707 1,975,770

Railway operating expenses................... 306,421,757 279,695,038 417,549,806 380,251,491 288,590,976 256,009,243 458,296,806 396,709,069 193,139,053 172,739,017 9140,026,835 825,457,329
Net revenue from railway operations .............. 102,264,741 75,008,498 200,222,499 150,3814,012 98,728,279 74,610,394 136,109,951 109,390,382 63 842,738 142,856,o30 9g9,680o,6g 226,887,106
Railway tax accruals---------...........-......... 29,681,991 24,171,531 53,149,691 41,8016 186;,O 24,69804 47,49,113 38,920,686 6;6M42,370 13,086,560 5:93: 99 76,705,250
Railway operating inoome .. ..... ....... 72,582,750 50,836,967 147,072,808 108,503,848 66,864,263 49,942,390 88,680,838 70,469,696 47,20,368 29,769,770 202,745,469 150,181,856
E equipment rents--Dr. balance ........ .... 7,781,707 6,353,95 3,055,286 3,217,516 9,190,965 8,596,180 19,102,539 17,168,688 11,878,202 9,550,044 140,171,706 35,314,912
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance .... ..... 2,461,506 1,690,2.43 3,958,150 2,910,481 2,579,914 2,276,120 4,942,5147 4,5814,857 3,399,910 2,923,241 10,922,371 9:784.:218
Net railway operating income............... 62,339,537 42,793,229 140,059,372 102,375,851 55,093,384 39,070,090 64,635,752 48,716,151 31,922,256 17,296,485 151,651,392 105,082,726
Ratio f expenses to revenues............ (percent)........9878.8567.5971.66 7.51 77.4377.1078.9 75.16 80.12 75.89 78.41

Depreciation included in operating expenses.. .. 19,847,336 20,1141,977 31,853,718 31,871,412 17,682,208 17,876,892 30,098,652 30,230,487 11,291,485 11,4149 282 59,072,345 59,556,661
Total maintenance before depreciation.... ... 110,465,309 98,512,813 155,254,714 137,753,237 106 385,028 92,723,510 165 976b170 15 381,o54 72 662,710 6,494164 ,728
Net railway operating income before depreciation 82,186,873 62,935,206 171,913,090 134,247,263 72,775,592 56,9:9:982 94,7314,44 7:9146,638 43,213,741 28,745,767 210,723,737 161;639,387
09313-0 U S GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1936
a_/ Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
k/ Includes $14,194,O4Osleeping and parlor car surcharge.
V Includes $7,461,792sleeping and parlor car surcharge.
SDeficit or other reverse items.
/ nolude ohages to Railway Tax Accruals in the total .mount of $146,592,591 itemized as follow: $114,680,239 for t64 xe under the require-
mente of the Social Security Act of 1935, and $31,912,352 under the requirements of an Act approved August 29, 1935, levying an exolee
tax upon arainteniean and an income tax upon there employee, and for other purposes. (Public o. 400, 74th Congress)
Slude credi to general Expenses in the amount of 66216rations.......................... account f reversal of hage pevouly made for liability under the
ailroaTransportation for investmentRetirement At of .








Railroad Retirement Aot of 1934-








Subject to revision


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

II II3 1262 08730 35651 l
3 1262 08730 3565


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


Statement No. M-100
NOVEMBER, 1936


UNIV. OF !' i.





U.S. DEPOITORY


United States New England Region A/ Great Lakee Regiio Central Easte Region Essern Distrit Pocahonte Region
Item
_1936 19351936 1935 1936 1935 196 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935

Average number of miles operated............... 236,427 237,485 7,039 7,097 26,615 26,731 24,872 25,00 58.526 58.838 6,048 6,010
Revenues:
Freight...... .98 11 9369, 8,229,1 55592,391 6591 59.59219 47.849,701 124.555.797 t0,60,41 6 622,65,432 18,87,73
Passenger.. ---- 2 6,-- 79-- -16----707 A,6 47966,66:0
a n a a1- 1 ,a ,9931 2 1.0 ,.: o ,o07,

Joint facili-ty--,Dr... 2 1,98 1 4 ,1, 4,191 1 ,7 6,792 52,706 2, 6 1,005

Railway operating revenues..............-............- 35 .57.561 301.341,243 13.93.290 12.,245,909 68.2a.051 57.88662276 74.119.333) 06060689 156,341,674 130,734.454 24,108,944 20,162,558
Expenses: -
Maintnance ot way and structures..... .5.53 31.10.51 1,480.545 1.435,5 5,5.70 5.14,845 6.961,551 i.6,74 14,317.,1 12,11,9 e,121,886 1,767,'50
Maintenance of equipment -, 8,9 5-8,- 2,138,5 1931. 13,-,2 11,667,29: 15, 5.192 1 30,958,965 25,71,95 3.6 .949 3,2 711


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MreaeiL........................5,0.71 376,310 ,L 1 .993 ,.. 2, o1.12
Transportation ...lity-Cr-- ------------1.724 ,1,067909307 5,0197 709 55 1 2 279
oi.lantfcoui operaty- onDr -... ..-......2.208:21.9093 12"IOU1.... ,,6, 9.6 ,.2 701 3,,19,7 3:19,



Transportation for investment-Cr ... -- ) .5738 333.591 65 ,5 19,., 1 94 ot 0
Railway operating expenses 8....... -5.......1 .218,651,4681 9572,629 8.981,486 4 68,245144 ,01 .77,52 52.477.971 43.587,323 60169 0 634 951646,127 11,508,871 4 0,123.595
Net revenane ofr way and struo l02ture6s, 9T 1,6 3.264,426 1,87.:0 54,5 5646 175y .019,006 470 235102,3n 7 10,03767,650


TRairaffy ta- aral.--.----------------------------. 2695#3 15223 60.92 .617,66 .651,76 51,6 3.979.0 135.9 77.0177 72,01,6 2..90




Ratio or expenses to revenues (percent) ...............69.25 72.56 68.70 73.34 1 70.90 74.42 70.80 71.92 70.66 73.16 47.71 50.21
Dopreoiation included in operating expen...ses .... 16,088,715 16,169,60 526,506 6,044;0 ,1,:4 5 3.141,827 3. 6 ,9,9 6 7,06,79
Toal antenanoe before depreciation. .. 6,655,290 178.072,6 9,6572 2760,2 92 l|43 512,769 3,399 37 t7 2,6170 30,9
Net railway operating inoome before depreciation. 88,3,886 70,090 2,956,0 2,18,127 15,400,017 12,576,825 17,654,88 14,750,390, 366,61 29,675,250 11,9,796 5,08,0
Eupetr -.baa e769F36 2 5, 36,75,







SS ern Region Southern District Northwetern Region Central Weten Regio n Southwestern Region Wetern District
Item _
onfc1it t b 3'393135 193 6136 1935 195 6 1935 9 196I 6 1936 1935 1936 1935
Average number of miles operated .... .................. .77 39,00 44,821 45,050 46,069 46,41 56,754 56,8374 3.257 O3,312, 133,00 1)3.597


1, 1------- 5 9 I2 119.,0
Railway operating revenues 6 5 7, 6.7.................-----.. 85,010 6,52,, 7627 8 ,486 407, 66, 229,479. 7 1 .79,0 1 08 187192 23 3619, 12011,5 28 1 3 1,01959
DNereciiennacludoeradin woperatingnsex. e6126. 0,75 9,169,l60 85,6806 936,647 79,40844 5,187 63,65,46 1,59, 346,91 37,023,97 1 29,602:7 1,8146360I
oainte accreal eprec------ia------ -- 569,35,9 3 185,30 ,076 18,562 166029 l6,7;60,9l4 72 18,82 1,1 2262 1.395 30,76 6 2 1 6,1?30 2 89W












R nExp 1enues:1 12j
Maintacilye o-r a an c- ce- -------- 31.1 6-,,5 6,2,353 0,390 3 36,312,56 5,328 626 ,62.81 65,7589,9 66,93 ,86 0 1 6203.,5008 1485,63, 369587,
Masstengner 3f6 ,10,O 2,971,23 32,68, 11,438,269 2,531,767 1,935,88 5l,4a6053 6,10,59,8 i s 1,310,015 923091.295 5,085,9




Nt railway operating inoenmes._....----------......._-----.... 136.55 8 245,0 53,645 ,207.6, 566 ,4 4,59,408 14,5965, 1.75.39 2,1806.9 3 2,4439 3 ),567,4o 83,35,,90
eRati of expen se9 to revenues 7percent)i ---9--0.- 77,0---338821,06 1,0670123 717,9 0 17 2 295. 035 .1,57 871, 60682
iaidaent alud-ed-rating expenses--- --- -------16-0531 100 50,2,0 796,2r6 7 8,03 6,67 4 1.55 ,27 32,86 2,094 ,1139,7327 21,24,6
Jorent fealty-Cr 1 Z6 9 647,70 185,512 216,12 127,16 '21,921 33,316 38,:5. 1 077 79,48 522,415 3.,109



ratio ... ep1 .48o 64. 13 7" 7 7.6







TDera on i ncl ope1,7tin ,o0pera6n ...... .. .. .. 1. .7,77 2,1 ,9 3 ,1936,904 ,078 2174 164. 1.5 .2 O16 57 ,99. 592 3.875
aiNe ntrenauao o ratne relation 11,1,0 15, 1,8, 7.3 1 1 5 7 ,1, f



Rt ailway operating e-nse.a ba1oe 7.........,75 20.....1..... ..17, 6,e150,26 4,03161,68 27,569,610 26,657,822 16,658,9. 1.51.o97 20,6,03 17,328.971 9,66021o 3206~,569
Net revenue from railway perten )...7.6 13, 01 7. 75,366.62 25.0U71,,13 7,166,7
Railway tax arua905,56,7 2,096,261 2, .1792 1,535,712





Depreciation included in operatlg expenses ........3,191.2 3,18.98 1,757,078 3,0.8,3 1,106,059 1,160,556 58 .990 5,923,275
Tot~aInt~ensaoe before depreolatton.. ... 11,i73.40 10,.526,793 ,5,'.1.378 15,0
Net railway operating income before depreciatlon.. 1.1,05 72110 2 .03 .16,5500.,7,3:20 5295,5,37i3902,765,0 57 6,35.919o 29i5.3 ,72


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/Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
/Includes 0701,632 sleeping and parlor oar surcharge.
Deficit or other reverse items.
/ Inoludes charges to Railway ax Aeorual in the total a.u of 5,870,438 it eisea as follows 61,56,023 for tes under the require-
enti of the Booail Seourity Aot of 1935, ad 4,354,15 tuner the Wrquiremnts of an A o approved Auust 29, 1935, Tle la an mios
tax uon orrler and an inoom tax upon their aplodeee, apn for other purpose. (Pubtlc o. 400, 7th Oongase).
f/ Includes oredite to general Expensee in the amount of 6,014 oa soount of rewersel of hoarges prevlously aa for liability under the
Railroad Retirement Aot of 1934.


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 160 monthly repot of revenues d expos remsntmng 1A Csas I steam niway

FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER, 1938 AND 1935







Subject to revision


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION NOVEMBER, 1936

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compled from 140 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 144 ClaIs I steam railway

FOR ELEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH NOVEMBER, 1936 AND 1935


United States New England Region A/ Great Lake Region Central Eastern Region Eastern Distriet Pocahontas Region
Item
1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 19351936 1935 1936 1935

Average number of miles operated ............_.............. 236,831 237,973 7,061 7,119 26,628 26,795 24,911 25,042 58,600 58,956 6,016 6,017
Revenues:
Freight ----.-.-----------............................... -J "-':Oj '618 6 6 2.3 :3a oi,5 -,,9. 616 k,82,66,7l




Ralwy operating revenues..............._............ 3,60,469,173 318,159,464 145,094,60 134,610,514 704,508,057 612,565,78 772,18,513 653,76.115 1,621,783,178 1,o0,572,77 233,194,751 196,094,2 5
Expenses:
thrTransportation e. :.- 67611 92,1p1118.1 ,=136
Passenger -.....----. ..................----------........-...... ......... ........ 53------ -12065 388']68 ,
Jom nt ai ot-or----- ------ --r-........ ,3 0 5 3 5,6-- -, ,200 5214.14i4 60. 0,2-- -------,----2,----







Railway operating expenses.............................. 2,674,033,55 2,36,66,462, 111,426,334 901,0,37 519,0o9.18 36,738,032 5 ,236,651 72,o673.9 1,178,70o,166 1,039,852,26 122,630,920 110,0,51
133,335 517,71. ,92,312 10 6 19,79




Railway operating inooe.__.....................6........ 719,.89,506 563,359,37 23,135,352 215,591,578 136,537,366 107,556,206 161,5,0,37 13,359,951 320,761,065 267,727,735 3,179,825 65,670,939
Exuipeent rents-:r,
Mauintenanceof-e quipmet. b ...--....... .. 7 25, 6 79,901,79 289,726 4,322,33,11 21,1608220 ,18,65,37 12,137,l55 12,800,749 323.083,80-5 2E, 3', 0',723 35 63 9 N '29 442







Joint iaolllty rent-Dr balano...................7 2,9,36 2::8 : 6:7 23 7:49 6 776:0 6:: 1 9 "'.
Net railway operating inooe2............................ ./ 597,012,442 / 450,980,560 12,902,618 16,358,586 107.7o,.49 10,074,613 141,276,856 115,176,937 261,919,893 211,610,161 8,221,201 67,:39,120
Ratio of expenses to revenues percentt) .................... 72.65 75.09 76.s0 75.071 7,.67 76.19 71.00 2.25 72.6 74.24 52.59 56.44





1936 195 19 1935 19 195 1936 11936 1935 1936 1935

Average nuabei or of miles operated-............................... 3,893 9,189 44,09 45,206 46,230 6 5 56,6 56,945 30,26 0,401 133,322 13,811

Revenues:
.Railw operat i pe.............................11 4 3 9 35.70....2,.17..................26 4 68,5 6 ,1, ,1 ,, 3 9 1 ,735 ,0 6,06, 178,7,2,,630,920 11,,051
Ne int reenefrom railway................. operations............... ..............3.......785,t530r023r66o7.33.6...7..............1.......7.........-9-,3--,2 151,308,92:097,0S0123360,720,147.1110,393,531


















Jouin raelnt-Dr..balanc......... 36....0::::::::::::::: 3 0i26,55 9 ,72 io0 72,13913 65 :5: '1, 83 155,77 1 797w -,2, S7
Railway operating revenues--.-------.................. 4,751913 3929,0165,,1 686,946,664- 5.12,9,0160,53 15,907,.17 3601 50,074 660,666,200 562,78,79 65 ,169,8713 239,01,510 5,1,27109,31 1,165,126,074





Expenses:6.1
maintenance of way and structuresion--....... ...... 5,211, 081 50,155,091 74,74,86 019 259, 1 7 18,. 79, 1 694 78 10 9, 0 108, 22 95176 6 314 ,7 4 14 5 13 4T16 ,
MN ailwayo o pe ratioofequipmen be r dpc-a--n .7-9-,-6-2,00-71----7----116-- 4 1 76:227:1'617 85591 1 59 16: 323:9 17:0984 259,95,1 0 10:,147,01 80,740,99
















Rallway operating expenee_.............. 389................913 39208,712890 146,7O, 41 9,39 1,955 1l64l60,38 1480,497.065 506,85,550 4,26,l9 2,555.o4 19,563,9 1,03,601,341 3, 909,31,219


Net revenue froi t .lway operation ........................ 7 3 1154,62,781 6,1 26,216,612 168,767,292 109,742,936 83,5113,977 155,780,747 l,1482626 71,614,31o 04,67,557 317,137,990 269,105,175
xpretsaoo..1......... ....................................9,601, 9,4t5 on 6,2.79217










Ra,0wa, tax. aual,007,s.--- ----------- ........... 3,8 ,92 2;98,915 51.,177,23 41;p99;894 18,178:082 14Z194:908 05,2.,7 8, ,17
Railway operating lnoo.e..................... .......... 715,863 27,085,125 167196188 122,760,064 74 01 56,573.062 103,603,524 82,018,732 5.36.228 3,279,64 231,933,753 172,8 ,
Genera9 ,2 L L







Aqulpent transp ortation --...-. 8,54,675 7,001,25 9 6,48,89 0 10,16,2 9,19,578 121218 1,5, 1,527 10,529,532 2,500,83 38 30




Joint fncilitd rent-aDr,............................6 2,709,183 1.900,562 9,38,163 9,24,08,6 2,870,2 214 92,794 5 510,8 15 11709097 3;203542 12215,3561 14 0,67,;O
Nailway operating iepenses............................ 71,4.92,005 3 2 ,18,288 1596,713,206 116,0 ,2,9 61,858,823 7 6 4,660,690 76,939,,12 56,027,776 36,051,204 20,539,550 179,379,3 1, ,266,0316


Rati Of expe nses to r evenueail (perent)s ..........5 ....... .. 1 0 7R 78-74 67.07:71.31 _% 174.R-:23 1377.06 11 76.52 77.93 74 .8609 79.72 43 75- 1,78.02
n9u5 76 53,732 6,661 6 5j9,2222







Depreiation include ed in operating exp...... ....s 2....... .9. 11:. 22 17,067 35,g0: ,922 5,0 9 1 123 1297,57: 12 590,1 6 2569',75 65,47,3


Total antenante before depreciation ........... ..._1,938,7, 1o,6o6 171,20492 6 1552,52 ,6,6 ,391 79.762,07 96204 0 5617 37,374 3, ~66
Ratio ofelxpenses to revenues (percent) --.... -------902 3,2 72.651 76.96 76.28 75-07 73-67 1a 7100?2.25 70.614 7411 ,00 .91556.4
Tepresoation included in operatingt-Crss p30k757 2 5 :939120 70,08 1,60,634715,5762 7 3




Net railway operating income before depreciations. 93.291.13 8 70,,9,355 194,753,02 151:97,39 816,1,1 620,21 1104,5,203 914,2976,977 ,5978,771 41290,686 1,34,0,3;614 ,707,951





9369,9331 U. S. 93OVER2MENT PRiNTINe OFF3CE19 1 937
S Ne t r a~ilwa iprtin ic oebfr dpreciation.------------------93,2------91,6703, 3:51 1 92110j: 112979100
1:0730 1 1o 24 ;6PeITI 3.80E 03


A/ Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
b/ Includes 14,186,828 sleeping and parlor car surcharge.
Includes ,163,424 sleeping and parlor car surcharge.
SDeficit or other reverse items.
/ Includes charges to Rilway Tax Aooruals in the total amount of $52,462,946 itemized as follows 16,196,199 for taxes under the requirements
of the ooial Seourity Act of 1935, end n06,266,747 under the requireoente of en Act approved Auguet 29 1935, levying a excise tax upon
oarler and an inooe tax upon heir neloyees, man for other purposes. (Publlo No. 400, 74th ongrees .
S/ Inludes credits to General enes In te amount of 68,008,150 on aooount of reversal of charges previously made for liability under the
Railroad Retirement Act of 19314.







Subject to revision
Subject to revision


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U.S. DEPO iTORY


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


St.deEt N. M-lb6
DECEMBER, 1986


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 110 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 1144 Clas I steam rilwys

FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER, 1936 AND 1935


United States New England Region / Great Lakes Region Central Eatern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935

Average number of miles operated.......................... 236,188 237,289 6,996 7,083 26,593 26,734 24,800 24,996 58,389 58.813 6,04 6,010
Revenues:
Freight..... .. ................--.... .... 299, ,650 234, 440,352 10,148,0 ,390,458 58,914,507 $47,09,078' $60,96o4073 $ 7,273,193 130,026,99 102,60,729 20,754,757 $16,780,211
Passenger.............-_- .----- ........................... 39,262,179 2/ 73,612 3,276,184 2,99,09 1 8,7 7,617,967 9,9914,08 9,105,105 21,645,666 19,632,767 808,107 686,209
ail 3............... ------------ ---- -- 45791 19708 47231 1 001 31,909 3637 ,87 28sos 2 9
Express...... ....... .......... ..... ...... 6,191,2 ,895 5 331,7 267,831 51,638 9152,61 1,16, 938, 252 2,1:2,2 12,901 13,154
All other transportation............. 8,390,621 6,678,115 92,09 76,003 2,02,0495 1,13,89112 1,,9,121 1,230, ,9 3,20,0o75 228,990 194,915
Incidental....102,---......5----------. ......- 7.9450- 5,58,072 / 536,O3 4,25 140-,65 16158,343 1,54,56 1,37 8,W2 I 3,5li,-9- 3,001,602 20,1
Joint facility- Cr 1 88 0 5,3,0 8 52,75 259,2358 2,113 1211
Joint facility-Dr..................... -------41,150 2,690 1,918 1,033 46,032 51,580 4,801 6,70 52,75 59,353 1,113 1,021
Railway operating revenues. .------ 372,264,978 296,149,464 15,263,692 12,946,834 73,585,053 60,145,204 77,026,260 61,693,677 165,875,005 134,785,715 22,485,868 18,258,404
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ,918,479 29,935, 72 1,406,284 1,213,375 6,30,001 5,667,731 6,1,964 4,76,2 13,57,9 11,757,432 1,669, 1,477,45
Maintenance of equipment. .................. .......2, 62, 2,6,75 1,94,786 13,91976 12,01,0 16,7,518 12,55,1 ,5,4 27,21,0 3,6,641 3,109,
Traffic........ ................. 8,044,504 26,186 201,593 1487166 1,416,40 1,518,532 1400,32 3,018,929 356,008 339,610
Transportation ............1 ..........................12 110,841,941 5,631,791 5129,291 26,8O5,5 237 26,904,642 22, 860,256 53 ,80 51,440,113 4,758,999 4,269,570
Miscellaneous operations........................... 22,21 3,47 628,99 6 760,717 666,911 1,51, 1,99,221 59,509 3
General........---------........................ 132,4,198 537,660 503,333 2,50,139 2, ,1 2,21,585 2,648,015 58 5,628,502 52672
Transportation for investment-Cr 42,452 549,027 4,021 ,388 36,79 5 328,171 58,182 36,85 117235 20,385 10,039
Railway operating expenses ......................... 257,424,00 225,902,722 ,4,671 9,175,464 51.375,95 46,205,136 54,574,77 44,959,382 116,359443 100,339,92 11,150,988 9,694,620
Net revenue from railway operations .--- 114,840,678 70,24,742 4,855,21 3,771,370 22,9,068 94,68 22,451,4 16,73,25 4 1,562 34,445,7 11,33,88 8,563,784
Railway tax accruals...........................--- 3,89., 1 ,519 928,477 788,771 10,4 9,88 1 ,279 5,394,94 3.3 16,813,272 5,797,10 2,9 422 2,0,37
31695o,:1 8,64o977715, 39,97 3,378, VA,13,7 3I2, 009,367
Railway operating income................ ......... 81,945,590 55,583,223 3,926,544 2,982,599 11,719,220 12309,789 17,056,526 13,356,15 32,702,290 28,648,543 8,376,458 6,554,417
Equipment rents--Dr. balance ............7,829,894 6,511,987 572,677 465,230 2,131,033 1,995,631 642,210 844,476 53,3145,920 3,30,337 a 674.69 a
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance...............---------- 3596,094 305054 566,691 4 5 713,,242 608 723179 820;,290 2,003,112 1 i9114,762 l,63689 N20, ,7
Net railway operating income /.............. 70,519,602 V/46,020,696 2,787,176 2,031,054 8,874,945 9,706,001 15,691,137 11,691,389 27,353,258 23,428,444 8,934,428 6,998,101
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ................... 69.15 76.28 68.19 70.87 69.82 76.82 70.85 72.88 79.15 74.44 49.59 53.10
Depreciation included in operating expenses........... 16, 014 1,866,869 5273, 347 3,95,41 3,107 7 ,25702 ,220,3 6,6,593 6,866.547 1,2497I 1,161,46
Total maintenance before depreciation............... 871 8 ,10 63 2,2,81 16,886,86 1,61,0 1,651,78 21,0 ,103,95 6,21 3,425,83
Net railway operating income before depreciation 86 2616 61,87,565 331576 2,569,01 11,970,436 12,813,778 18,936,39 1,911,812 51 30,294,991 10,18,399 8,159,247


tem Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935

Average number of miles operated .................. 38,768 38,946 44,816 44,956 46,024 46,332 56,752 56,8s2 30,207 30,316 132,983 133,520
Revenues:
Freight ....... ....... ...0..............-.- ...... ... ... ........ $38,04635 $29,753,469 58,801,192 $46,533,680 $29,758,065 $23,998,085 $56,211,297 $41,660,76 $24,4:33,107 $19,487,142 $110,402,469 $85,145,943
Passenger....... 4,988,521 4,132,339 5,796,628 4,818,548 3,178,228 2,777,545 6,828,605 5,591,405 1,813,052 1,5 347 11,89,885 9,922,297
Mail............... .. 1483,749 1,39,375 1,76655 1,627,765 1,339,952 1,26 ,951 2,614,311 2,38,840 808,9614 o,33 0 '4,76,227 4, 35,12
Express.................................... ........1 1,70,22 6 951 506,95 1,169,76 1,1465559 367, 2, 1,2,
Incident ao-l6141-9-5---398... ..2--71--------62----- 1:5596 2 3, 36,1
All other transportation........ .. 596 716 925 4 791,61 969130 1935,553 1,061 5 670911 53623 3, 218 2466 9
Inodental.............. .........7 6 o55 /"5 56,to ,5o7,15o 93 ,o21 3, o 1,9o
Joint facility-Cr 16.......................16,o52 139712 581 15123 135,209 97,3 338,290 267,46 6,539 58,082 56,0 ,809


Expenses: 1
Maintenance of way and structures ....... ..... ,557,580 4,9,596 6,227,124 6,22,0 3,989,559 3,306,56 6,461,716 5,444,71 3,652,831 3,00oo5,33 14,104,106 11, 75,893
aintenane of equipment........ .................. 8,88,112 11,57,480 12,512,753 14,667,03 6,569,539 5.8,87 12,170,154 10o755,2 5-009,3 4,286,684 23,749,006 20,411,542
Transportation............. 1..... 1. 2 9....58. 1814214...822 14,5 o87 2.519, 2 24,311,751 201, 64 971..e I ,9 4851,o50 4o977.o
Miscellaneous operations .............. ........... 1, 7 69 '1 ,6,80 436,278 337,539 301,075 257,016 856,055 685,5/1 208,541 173,857 1,365,671 1,116,374
Generalr...............- -.........1,7,2 1,61,185 2,39 95 2,120,796 1,479,089 1,269,783 2, ,990 2,359,1 1,196,524 1,10,949 5,17803 4735,900
Transportation for nvestment-Cr.. 60,809 56,192 66,31 ,67 39,912 97.926 219,6 45,572 106 573 7.727 365,561
Railway operating expenses...--........ --.........- 33142,197 33,816,110 44,293,185 4,,510,3 27,780,160 23,526,122 48,283,772 4o0,860,44 20,707,740 17,665,464 96,771,672 82,052,010
Net revenue from railway operations...s------- .....- l----4,010,432 3,6594,039 2 ,4,1 6,422,.21,: 8,8,576 ,, ,,71 659,184 53,0531,186
Railway tax accruals52 4 00......................................... ... ....................... 1, 01, ,81,536 ,9 2o1. ,3 ;836 ,7, .7 .81 25318t6

Railway operating income...................... ...... .... 9,928,437 1,842,503 18,04,895 8,396,920 5905,396 5,o01,35 18,444,89 9,128,2 6,588,170 4,368,173 30,938,405 18,537,760
Equipment rente-Dr. balance .289,----------- -. 98 500,366 -'0,672 176,846 766,932 6024,182 2 .l 1,689,5 1,332Ca,125 995734 4,174,302 3,189,1611
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance................ 289,9 223,199 262,395 289,303 223,00 51,8 463091 315435 187,289 118694 73,383
Net railway operating income............ ........ 8.654,407 1,118,938 17,588,835 8,117,039 4,849,161 4,214,120 15,787,738 7,075,943 4,940,610 3,185,150 25,577,509 14,475,213
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ..............70.29 90.25 63.60 78.08 76.01 78.61. 767.514 77.58 I 72.13 76.67 70.76 77.68
Depreciation included in operating' expenses ............. 1,19 1i,993,960 3,137,35 ,155,13 1,80,01 ,742,287 32160 2,972,0 1,104,7 1,130,179 6,06i,967 s8 5,216
Total maintenance before depreciation ............... 11,0 ,209 ,,116 1552, 179,9 ,749,017 9,152 5 76 13,227,59 7557,0 6,161,538 31,78, 26 3222
Net railway operating income before depreciation... 10,603,890 3,1612,898 20,786289 115,272,145 6,659,242 5,95a,407 18,939,898 10,048,693 6'&,4,336 4,315,329 31644,76 7 20,320 ,429


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4/ Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
SIncludes $ 183 sleeping apd parlor car surcharge.
./ Includes $863,667 sleeping ahd parlor car surcharge.
/Deficit or other reverse items.
o/ Includes charges to Railway Tax Acoruals in the total amount of $13,070,098 itemized as follow: $2,041,398 for taxes under the requirements of the Social Security Act
of 1935, and $11,028,700 under the requirements of an Act approved August 29, 1935, levying an excis ,tax upon carriers and an income tax upon their employees, and for
other purposes. (Public No. 400, 74th Congress).
/ Includes credits to General Expenses in the amount of $375,549 on account of reversal of charges previously made for liability under the Railroad Retirement Act of 1934.








Subject to revision


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 140 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 144 Class I steam railways

FOR TWELVE MONTHS ENDED WITH DECEMBER, 1936 AND 1935


DECEMBER, 1936


United States New England Region A/ Great Lake Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahonts Region
Item
1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935

Average number of miles operated............... .-..... 236,761 237,920 7,056 7,116 26,625 26,790 24,885 25,036 58,566 58,944 6,016 6,017
Revenues:


Railwa operating revenues..................... ............ .....2,73419 3 ,927 160, 2 147,557 7 7793,109 67273, 0,206,772 715 1,787, 181 1,535.35.451 255,,69 214,52929

ntna.....e of .ay and structures........ ,842,407 9,3 22, 00 1976 ,, ,,408 1604 5 0 3,
d36,so H 606: 13,9772t9 2 ;.,72,3j 087






Transportation for investment-Cr 5,165,75 ,7,92 9, 9 ,7 ,375 9,92 1 ,999 ,90677,26 15,90
Railway operating expenses................ 2,931,457,857 2,592,.36.832 121,835,005 110,222,301 570.415,1 512,943,168 602,811,437 517,Oa26,8O1 1,295,061,607 1,140,192,70 133,781,908 120,374,671
JoEquipent facility-Dr. bal ..................--.............9,1,1 86,,9 5,862,202 ,7873 37187 2212,2 12,779,666 10,1 ,N7, 010,914,85 o2






t railway operating nreenues ............. / 667,257,20419 3,450,30,927 1,689,79300 1847,557,34 116,093, 89672,730,61 15,26,6,772 715,070,022 1,7,119 2,535,038,351 955,60,629 214,352,929
Ratio of expenses to revenues (perent)..72. 75.1 .98 7.70 .31 76.25 70.99 30 72..26 5232 56.
Depreiation intanc o operating expenses... 1514,2,078 6193,,222 6,377,971 6,36,92 51 376 6,5 2 40,8793 61,20,60 8426,01 85,1,0 1,9,780 14,03,01
aintenanoe before dpreiation........... .......... 1,,7,662 8 ,97 42,8.597 5,900,64 195,, 210 7 125 46 02 7 46





Net railway operating income before depreciation... 60,771,22 696,687,834 22,067,764 27,725,835 153,629,00 127,563,24 197,56,32 17,900,529 373 1,10 ,189,6 11 ,6, ,9,23


Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Bouthwestern Region Western District
1936 1935 1936 1935 1936 1935 196 195 1936 1935 1936 1935

Average number of miles operated .......................... 888 3... 89,168 144,901 45,185 46,2,3 4,,453 56,802 56,939 30,279 30,1399 19,294 133,791
Railway operating r s... .. ... 59...... 0 2 429,535.977 275,585,0161 643,888,906 462,455 4 319 ,7,851 1,508490,807 1,27 57











'^Sunsenanoe of way and structures. 55.8.542 9554 75,0 2 54,8,400 240,9 4,4 1 42, 782 8 ,495 1 ,111
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Transportation for investment-Cro-...5..7 .......------- ,163 7,3 94,2 98,30 041 ,1 6 39,7 74,50 72,27 6,902 4152 74,900 28,64 1.5
Railway operating expensestr ....-........ 23 5 7 96 21..... 71,4 1,9. 83,5 110 2,301 5704.515 532,143,1611437 5 7,026, 4,2,061,7 1,140,92,20 13,71,908 12O 747.
Ne t revenue from railway operations........-_--9..--------, .51,9-4 1,121,276,292822 28 5 8935,9315,1:921 3 18,9.5 198,0124,451 7U9. 6 9 .769,90 ,T,1: 281,786,:93

Railway operating incomes................ ........... 500,90,56 2 219,53,977 ,1 27,0615,896 28 13, ,986 12, 2,05 99,8355,995 177,615,63 6347,9136,1 313,6,79 ,31 262,0,76,29 1,5090, 1,297169,35
Expenses:
Equipment rents-Dr. balance.. 9149,5 6 5............................,1 ,, 9 5:2,9091 ,87,3114 23;: ,,6 ,7 1:,9, 1,26 2,29,6 ,3,135, 1,43,72 13,1,5 48,6.15 42,2,15










Joint facility rent-Dr. balance ............................2 ,35 ,71 5,509, o 90 1.21 5 3 519,35 275793 092 2 l 8,23,214 ,,143,555 21,5,5 3: 20,922,8
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