Operating revenues and operating expenses of class I steam railways in the United States - 1956

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Title:
Operating revenues and operating expenses of class I steam railways in the United States - 1956
Series Title:
Statement ;
Physical Description:
v. : ; 28-45 cm.
Language:
English
Creator:
United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Statistics
United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics
Publisher:
U.S. G.P.O.
Place of Publication:
Washington, D.C
Creation Date:
1956
Frequency:
monthly
regular

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Railroads -- Statistics -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
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statistics   ( marcgt )
federal government publication   ( marcgt )
periodical   ( marcgt )

Notes

Statement of Responsibility:
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.
Issuing Body:
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.
General Note:
"Compiled from the monthly reports of revenues and expenses for ... steam railways, including ... switching and terminal companies" (varies).
General Note:
"Switching and terminal companies not included," Mar. 1938-Nov. 1956.
General Note:
Description based on: Feb. 1932; title from caption.
Citation/Reference:
Picklist IC1ste19A

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University of Florida
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lcc - HE2713 .Un314
ddc - 385.0973 fU56o
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AA00000584:00018

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

Compiled from 118 monthly reports of revenues and expense representing 121 Clan I steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 1956 AND 1955


Statement No. M.100
JANUARY 1956


Items


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DeprolatltO ...............
Retire ts ...............
squallsatio ...............
All other .................
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Depreelation ...............
Retirement ................
Eulisatln ...............
All other .................
Tranf .......................
fraensprtatoae-1atl li .....
Miscllaneous operation ......
General ......................

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Not ra froT. operaionse.
Nt" r tama SaeOI ...........
Py-roll taxs ................
deral lascom trsa / .......
All other tan ...............

Railg eopeoatint laes ...
qipment rate-Dr. balnM ...
Joist fatollty rect-Dr. balance.

Net rall operating lnceas
atio of exp* ses to reveusnes(


United States


New England Region


Great Lakes Region


Central Eutern Region


Eastern District


Pocahontu Region


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1955


1956


1956


I i 4 4 4 I 7 i7


223 359

0703 940 577
65 076 175
22 367 008.
6 118 299
34120 539
831622 598

105 371339
12196 781
5412 9.5
3 099 9 53
89 533 310
157 714 081
32 903 121
d 173810
d 3 77 B77
128 962 647
21010569
334 887 504
9 594 517;
32 832 890

661 410900

170 211698'
85 254 760
28 024 355
25 057 419
32 172 986
84 956 938

18615 59 9
3 463963

62 877 376'

79.5


223679

$625 419 275
65 285 092
22 730 275
7 769 798
30944474

752148 914

96 440186
12 003 0 36
265063
4 671471
79 500 616
137 542 998
31789753


19 192 577
297 733142
9 540 501
28 639068

589088472

163060 442
74 529 211
22 469 621
21 239117
30820 473

88 531231
16 207 902
3 5 09 178

68 814 151
78.3


5 9 32
$18 700 935
5 172 19 0
859 496
240 094
1473 903:
26 446 618

3 668 523
520 008
1 343S
166 408
2 980 764
4353067
878186
d 67 988
3 572 869'
531043
11 968 191
369 523
1 299 954
22190 301

4256 317
2041377
869 640
169601
1002 136

2 214 940

1 596 095
718 119

d 99274
83.9


5 960
(16 968023
5 100 7782
789 760
296118
1 367010

24 521683

3493105
505 594
7002
183 611
2796 898
3481 744
581240

2 900 504
408 4 5 9
10 666129
371669
1074 353

19 495 459

5 026 224
1809 8 6 5
766 878
85 196
957 791
3 216 359

1 106 546
663 682
1446 131

79.5


23 170

$109 755 665
11 609 216'
3 895 430
934 056
6095 561
132 289 928

13155 540;
1 936 085
37 711
675920
10505 824
22 102 631
4 825 007
d 20413
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3090322
59 954 754
1313481
5 390205

105 006 933
27 282 995
12618806
4603675
2251464
5 763667
14664189
4 573 474
254 312
9 836 403
79.4


23177
$96 648 962
11 940 895
3 680 053
1240 714
5 3911 5 7

118 901 781

12 590 869
1903 667
d 63 578
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10065432
19 778346
4 811 977
d 41 .64
14974 119
2 788 751
52 506 197
1 366 791
4 968 277

93 999 231

24902 550
10'427187
3 631 739
1 307344
5 488 104
14 475363

3513 965
286298
10 675 100.

79.1


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$126 657 455
18 459 636
3 897 189
820119
7 568 365
157 402 764

17216 964
2 466 320
84 023
847 567
14419 054
33 808 798
5 565 039
d 2 828 27
31076 031
3274 515
69 554 048
1802 893
6 423138
132 080 356
25 322 408
12 394 559
5 684507
1752 762
4 957 290
12 927 849

4611575
550 039
7 766 2 3i
83.9


22 922
I106 414 673
18 185 909;
4 166348
1 119 915
,6 733 917
136 620 762

15 070 985
2 421 585
24 859
517369
12 107172
25 692 747
5 566 121
28 607
20 104 019
2 920 656
59 932 355
1 760 385
5128065
110 505193

26115 569
10 712 238
4 284 930
1581759
4845 549
15 403 331
3 958 714
698 721

10 745 896

80.9


51 820

(255 114 055
35 241 042
8652 115
1 994 269
15137829
316139 310

34 041 027
4 922 413
123 077
1089 895
27 905642
60 264 496
11 268 232
d 92 17

6 895 880
141476 993
3485 897
13 113297
259 277 590

56 861 720
27054742
11157 822
4173 827
11 723 093
29 806 978

10 781 144
1 5224 70

17 503 364
82.0


52059

(220 031 658
35 227 576
8 636 161
2 656 747
13 492084
280044 226

31154 959
4 830 846
4 3 17
24 969 502
48 952 837
10 959338
a 41 264
37 978 642
6 117 866
123 104 681
3 498 845
11 170 695

2283 999 883
56044 343
22 949 290
8 683 547
2 974 299
11 291444

33 095053
8 579225
1 648 701
22 867127
80.0


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12.7
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1 410072
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111 727
1 985 636

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5 908 628
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2 506 465
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1167 525
18 891 417
233171
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39 968 592
17 903 232
9 817 015
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6064120
2149 435

8086 217
* 1803399

9 674 331

69.1


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$43 271 373
1 406 519
728670
194 041
1 284 012

46 884 615

6 266 762
760 439
9 862
719 578
4 776 883
9 001 850
2467365

300 3 82
6 234 593
1050 804
15 089 472
227446
1857322

33 503 656
13 380 959
7 011 821
1 200 806
3 918 565
1891 850
6 369738



7 661 643

71.5


Eastern District
Including Southern Region Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Items PocahontRegion _____________ _____________

1956 1955 Pc 1956 1955 e 1956 1955 1956 1955 1936 1955 1956 1955 ecent
InimdIncrease____Increase_________


il. of red operated at aose '9
ofmnth .................... 59807 60049 a 0.4 37 423 37501 d 0.2 45249 45193 53-7 9 53820. 271-21 27116 186129 126129 -
Noan....,
Frelht....................... $308 783 731 (263 303031 17.3 106 122 001 $98111648 8.2 $74067405 $68149232 6151927180 6137934126 $63040260 657921239 289034845 6264004596 9.5
Passnger ..................... 36651 114 36634095 9 359 032 9 324 281 4 4602218 4410181 11896245 12041149S 2567566 2875386 19 066 029 19326716 d 1.3
aul........................... 9 346828 9364831 2 2 3305357 9 398 321 d2 2296397 2441381 5589123 5624538 1829303 1901204 9714823 9967123
NaproS........................ 2105 996 2 850 788 1239635 1778a858 3 756351 8913 559 1433984 1701690 582333 547103 2772668 3140152 ad
Lether opertil.gr.,.m..: 17123465 14 779 0 96' .i 4884 225 461713.9 5 3450262 3279514 6018169 5794239 2644418 2477486 12112849 11551239 -

PAllq operating rsme 374011 134 326 928 841 14.4 124 910250 117230247 6.6 85172633 79171667 176 864701 163095741 70663880 65722418. 332701214 307989826 8.0
BrPe....:
MaSt. Of W ead andrane...e 40918714 37421721 9.3 18697900 17020742 9.9 12884 791 11675414 22736267 20925514 10133667 9396795 45754725 41997723 8.
Depwelati ................... 5691583 5591285 1.8 1583017 1516022 4.4 1564125 1606603 2411847 2 370840 946 209 918 286 4922181 4 895729 .5
ettrcam................. 2 21740 1 2185 117 651 77972 50.9 0205 91 965 70234 36271 55 865 80o710 206 304 208 946 13
Nqaallsatlo ............... 1195 521 6i o 4432 1760837 2119411 69 430143 428000 d 5962 31607 .91414 334225 143595 446154 5167
I ot3her.................. .33814270 29 746 385' 15236395 13307337 -93 10810318 9548846 205501 44 912179 8063574 40482645 36446894 ,
Maltitooeo oe f eqlpet....... 70899 083 57 954 687 22.5 22665 869 20880 562 8.6 186593861 16 178 964 34179 386 31724098 11309882 -10804687 64149 129 58 707 749 9.3
Depreciation...............13774697 13426703 2.6 4812602 4 691 638 2.6 3924 337 3734309 7 776 974 7 4328a49 2 614511 2 504254 14 315 822 13 671 412 4.7
Retirements........... 100244,174 9-9960-37204 d .3222496551 d 634606 d 9611 -
3-S_1U -r3W--~-- 2dTUI
ag1sat18 6 96 d --10 28 3 5762 -1
Aflether....................O7395a 44 213235 35.6 17793951 16997 9.8 14772728 12 447 698 2447698" 6893786 F73W 8592728 8 294 671 5T22913 12.7
Tra..o ...................... .8063 405 7 178 670 12.3 3 355 822 3 150 744 6.5 2350846 2078791 4983462 4 681 489 2 257 034 2 102 883 9 591 342 8863163 8.2
!reaprtiatla-Al line ..... 160368 410 138 194153 16. 43269 246 39 S581 16 9 37866291 33 973158 67 330066 61906872 26053491 24077446 131 249 848 119 957473 9.4
MlolluA. operation ...... 3 719 068 3 726291 d 1 326 908 1 228784 8 1046848 975327 3082872 315 5636 418 821 454463 4548541 4585426 0 8
eseral........................15 277502 13028017 17.3 4459484' 4057683 9.9 3871370 3376946 6372495 5611332. 2852 039 2565090 13095904 11553368

Nalm Operatlg expese 299246182 257503539 16.2 93775229 85920031 9.11' 76680007 68258597 138684548 128004941 53024934 49401364 268389489 245664902 9.31
fat i..i from B.y. 1pewaifte 74764952 69 425302 7.7 31135021 31310210 6 6 8492626 10913070 38180153 35090800 17638946' 16321054 64311785 62324924 3.2
Lia tax aeawsl......... .. 36871757 29960 511 23.1 14910274 14318151 7569317 6753109 19 535973 17 750 455 6367 439 5746985 334472729 30 250549 10.7
pnq-1ll mm..................12 761282 9 884353 29.1 3795362 3161 898 20.0 3 231102 2 643094 5 918 224 4 836 314 2 318385. 1943962 11 467 711 9 423 Z70 21.7
Fede1ala ton) ....... 10237 947 6892864 48.5 6266994 6359395, 41. 480702 4289800 6197072 5 834712 1874704 1722346 8 552 478 7986858 7.
All tsta............... 13 872 528 13183294 5.2 4847918 4796858 d 3857513 3680815 7420677 7079429 2174350 2080677 13452540 12840321 4.8

Wallwe op.ratig Imoue. ... 37893195 39464791 4.0 16224747 16992065 d 4.S 923309 4159961 18644180 17340345 1127 1507' 10574069 30838996 32 074375 d3.
q.lpint resta-Dr. bel.w ... 8977745 7064786 27. 1231282 1416008 d130 2392678 1899320 3103069 2S691412 2 910825 3 136376 8 406 572 7 727108 8.6
Joint facillty rt-r. halew 1737755 1871235 7. 298825 337977 i 298885 245284 597909 604,044 530,589 450638 1427383 1299966 9.8
Ne tallw Operaaingia 27177695 30528770 111. 14694640 15238080 d 3.6 a 1 768 54 2015357 14943202 14044889 7830093 6987055 21005041 23047301 a8.
lBtto of aeposem. to ev %) 80.0 78.8 75.1 73.3 90.0 86.2 78.4 78.5 75.0 75.2 80.7 79.8


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I Decree., deftelt, or other erm e Ite.


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Items
1956 1955 1956 1 1955 1956 95 156 19~55 1956 1955 1956 1955 n c


e f a ~n a th .. .. .. .. .. I 2 2 3 4 4 0 2 2 3 7 6 7 4 1 5 9 3 2 5 9 6 0 2 > 1 7 0 2 3 .1 7 7 2 2 7 1 8 2 8 9 8 2 5 1 i8 2 0 5 2 0 5 9 l a O1 7 9 8 7 7 9 7 3 0 .8
Il~es of seed oPrerted at alose
bretab ....................... $695 056 196 $614 560 380 AS. $I 18 788 176 1 L d 126 s67 A08 099 9OO $ 395 105 61 3 1125 695 153 9LO4 210 0 1 $252585 2 S $215 442 31 17.8 1 $2 852 7 54 $11 346 857 87.8
Puy..... ..................... en e ss 2ss6n 3.* 55se 5n t 02i ou rse sO 4 4 2 0 109 7 9151en e u n5 s 99ssorms4 0 74 n es es soo ns 0.* 30me su oo 052. we84 i1 90 1
man .. ......;.................. 22 103 2 65 21 970 356 6 1 844 923 838 16 3b 887 738 3 443134 3 935 854 4 276 700 8 666 5 009 8 557 999 1.5 1 635 739 699 264 4 9
~maps ....................... 7 6612 54 7193427 1 6.5 1 314 404 288 568 1 193 625 1 203 814 1068 765 1 019 436 2 576 794 2 511 818 8.6 207 2 8 156 178
All esheroperattagreveas ., 32 151 069 28 219 574 13.9 1383 625 1 i253454 5 717 036 4 999 869 7 139 071 6 d104 014 14 239 ?7 2 12 338 223 15. 1 i886 844 1 305 418 44.5


mata. otwar eads~ ta ometa ee 103 643 712 95 43'26 66 1 8.6 1 3 321 9 7 5 3 434 861 12 473 864 12 4 91 9 i2 17 1 b9 2 0 3 15 024 191 32 965 042 1 30 950 964 6.5 1 6 703 4 5 5 8 S B98 1 3 S9 1 .
Dep~r~ttate ...,............ 12 198 9 58 12 016 132 1. 516 777 501 281 1 936. 712 1.907 519 2 469 475 2 422 295 4 922 9 64 4 831095 1,9 770 321 761 47@ 1,2
Estiremnts.....,,......... 963 9 38 1 026 647 a 6.1 d 68 7 0 298 145 175 19 2 9 228 362 135 72 S 520 82 a7 317 46 s5 64.1 689 404 299r~ 9
Se lnalstion ..........,.... 2 030 9 06 2 379 318 *I4 5 8 0 8 386 007 4 92 938 159 2 94 549 940 584 865 1 247 866 d55. 1 & 8798 5 & 958
Alleotha...,....,.......... 884*499 10 80 010 569 2I~ 2711 29 6 2 720ove 9913 000 9 915526 14 312 072 11 918 227 26 936 368 24 554 538 4 6228 826 198 287
Mantansotuo eqaLpmt ..,.... L54 3 50 7 5 7 133 727 716 15.4 4 394 9 87 3 647 193 1 22 285 459 1 19 423 681 31 449 021 25 410 309 58 129 467 1 48 481 183 9 10 368 8 13 8 610 577 20.4
Depreelat~nea............ 33 084 029 32 115 31 i2 5.0 876 60 5 846 12 4 820 1 43 4 809 7 74 5 574 457 555605 -E 11271205 1 I1181 952 .5 2 13 110 2 473 221 6
8etirreets ................ d 436 061 d 43289 49 49989 d 3297 4 116893d 6974 7467_5 4 -~IS4 09 415 a .14g se d. 1386-
aqaisus.........& 0674 & 836 65 000 a $57 9> d2570 427 92 5 32 485 62 123 969
All ether ................ TE'TY"' 1017393 22.6 S i~~ 63 71 2804 297 17 546 76 14 591 348 28 96 66 19 855 662 'T 3 37 251 307 5. 7 0291 6 013 387 5 09
Wraftte....................... 20 559 524 18737797 ( 9.7 1 539 729 439 574 3 027 242 2 749 405 3 288 064 2 698266 6 855 035 6 I087 245 12.6 1 1176 353 1059 919 11.0
Trns~petrsete-Sat lIn ..,... 321 838 8 8 280 604 634 14.71 11 488 20 3 10191 444 57 515 015 49 525 3 81 67 511 9 50 56 960 764 136 515 168 116 677 589 17.4 18 130 3 40 14 598 843 24.
Mise*11u ou opea etions ...,... 9 015 091 8392925 1 7.4 1 363254 340957 1 1424978 1 1220 796 1 6667 56 1 542 574 3 454968 1 3104 327 11. 5 223 055 199083 12.0
eanwal........;............... 31698 344 28 716 270 10.4 ( 1185 033 1 115 2 30 5197 567 4 d875 567 6 243 842 5 312 692 12626442 1 11303549 1 11.7 1 2053817 1 1820775 1 8.8
Bath r pwati ngesp ronse 641 106 316 56561200 s1 13.3 1 212931 81 ( 19169319 101 924 12 9 90 286 74 2 127 328 836 6 107 148 7 9 250 546 14 l2 216 604 8 57 1 5.7~ 38 655 85 3 32 187 33 J6 8
s etrevnast~rem r. epeattoas. 173129 80 3 161 633 846 1 7.1 1 5 011 3 516 4 064 831 27~2 71 9 7 243 16 946 1 26 506 392 23869 1 39 58 789 6 6 11 52 250 916 12.5 1 18 186 92 6 1 2 489 355 145,6
assive tm secrals ........... 84 097 37 5 74 146 650 13.4 1 2 238 4 66 1 143 0 46 12 678 719 10 18 i5 138 1 91 89 2 59 9 5~ e98 92 26 815 4 44 20 927 110 288.1 9 616 2 9 6 320 281 5 .
Pay- nroll n ............... 27 294 725 217 87 760 25.3 1 851 6 63 706 500 4 381 035 f 551 913 5 427 062 4 158 275 10 659 760 8 416 688 26.7 1 1 659 220 1205098 7
Teterltacembr es )....,... 24 371 17 5 22 059 134 10.5 371 513 & 524 01 i2 2 414 49 5 1 237 836 1 507 850 1 124355 14 293 8 5e 1838179 133. 5 769 79 3 218 165 7 94
A l l e oth urts s ,.. .. ... .. 3 2 4 3 1 4 I7 3 0 2 9 9 7 5 6 7 .0 1 0 1 5 2 9 0 V58 5Y 5 8 8 3 1 8 9 9 3 9 5 3 8 9 4 9 6 3 3 4 7 4 3 1 6 2 9 6 1 1 8 6 1 8 2 6 1 0 6 7 2 2 4 3 1 2 1 6 7 3 1 4 8 9 9 0 1 o r 4 1i~
Usilve opwa ottasineem ... 89 032 43C 87487196 1 1.8 2 772 650 2 e921 785 14 593 2 4 a14 13180 8 146~08 1 33 14 270 2 1 31 974 2 37 31 323 806 2.1 1 8 570 597 6 b169 075 38.9
2upmat reots--Dr. balan... 18 484 4 88 16556 867 11.6 1 449 4 98 988 717 3 9033511 3 595 898 5 112 047 3 7272e57 104648561 8311872 25.9 61366324 di2R32R
etast eollitS reat--ar. alame 3 509 042 33566 837 4.2 689 113 540 0 24 228 97 7 274 547 594 38a9 5 88 497 1 512 4 79 1 403 0 68 7.8 194446 257
et railwyoperatinghaem ou 67 038 9 00 67 563 492 & .8 634 2 39 1 13 93 0 44 1 0 460 9 66 10 261 3 6 3 8 a901 69 7 9 954 459 1 19 996 902 21 608 866 id 7 5 2 9 742 4 75 a 7 249 9 25 34.4
Ratio et oppose to aven e(2) 1 78,7 77,8 80.9 82.5 78.9 78.8 82.8 81B.8 81.0 80.6 68.0 8 72*O



Intedie S outhern Region No~r~thw er Regon C tntrl Westen Regio Southweter Reion We tstn District

1 9 5 6 i 1 9 5 5 I Xt 1 9 5 6 1 9 5 5 1 9 5 6 1 1 1 9 5 5 1 9 5 6 1 9 5 5 1 9 5 6 1 9 55 1 9 5 6 1 9~5


Mil emes ,,. .. ,. 59 807 60032 57 4 23 37 01 40.2 45 249 45 298 53638 55aI82C 7 22 111 62 01 2 4 -
Irdr $ 3.. . )0 5 4 3 5 9 8 3 $ )25 6 7 8 9 3 6 8 1 8 9 $ 1 05 3 7 5 7 1 3 $ 9 6 6 5 0 8 73 9 0 5 7 5 4 7 2 7 i i j6 7 24 0 1 2 1 2 4 8 5 0 6 3 9 9 L 3 7 O O2 50 9 $ 6 2 1 0 8 2 6 $ 6 8 7 5 4 $ 8 4 0 2 1 2 3 .
P a s e 3.. . 2 5 2 9 7 4 3 3 1 1 7 4 2 0 3 4 s 6 2 6 8 2 0 3 ~ 8 1 1 2 5 3 8 ~ 1 .9 3 8 e4 1 1 71, 3 8 3 0 6 4 2 1 0 3 6 7 6 9 8 9 8 5 2 2 0 1 2 2 5 7 54 0 ~ 2 3 3 2 5 I3 5 1 6 6 6 4 0 9 1 6 0 1 5 3 7 6 2 8
Uil. ... ..... r............ 9 3~0 2 2 48 9 2 5 7 2 6 3 5 2 45 1 9 7~ 3 2 9 71 9 5 d i. 2 2 80 2 2 4 2 2 1 3 72 0 5 44 9 6 4 5 3 91 9 0 1 631 6 3l a2 1 8 10 2 7 n0 9 5 155 2 0 9 4 r1 5 s8 9 8 1.5
.pr....................... 2 784 032 2 667 990 4.3 1 598 632 1 461040 827 57 d 787 625 1 735 077 17 24403 715 9 2 5323 469 3 278 570 3 0443 597 7.7
All o th rowtean u i 16 126 576 13 643 641 18.2 4 545 2 56 4 074 191 11.6 3 417 9 83 3 063 601 5 463 9 12 5 038 1 2 2 597 362 2 400 019 11 479 2 57 10 5 301 748 9.3
Estheroperattagrweanes. 366178 582 1 313532465 16.8 I 123 032981 113 61583 57 8.3 1 8379422 9 77135 714 171 517 050 159 009 145 69 713 2 83 63 952 695 325 024 S56 30009 7 d52 8.3

mte.a)rea~dstructure 3 9 6684199 36 849103 '1.7 18 464 795 16 681 443 10.7 12 934 099 11 896522a 22 492 238 20 586 565 10 084 081 9105450184922 .
Dep~ree Ltasten ,,. 5 693 285 5 592 56 L7 1.8 1 577 369 1 518 057 3.9 1565 873 1 617 510 2 414 016 2 371 504 948 41 8 916 494 4 928 304 4 905 508 b
S e t t rm e n t a. 5 2 1 5 1 6 d 7 2 1 7 6 4 6 2. 7 .20 8 6 5 9 8 1 2 4 2 1 5 6 8 6 6 1 1 1 i l 6 3 57 6 7 1 6 2 6 10 5 7 2 9 0 0 2 0 3 6 6 9 3 2 3 3 7 6 3 2 2 3 6 4 1 4 5
s q LtUal sa se 3.. .. 0 5 0 4 8 1 1 5 4 0 83 6 1 4 8 8 0 0 7 1 1 4 4 R5 4 3 0 .0 4 3 7 2 7 3 3 56 5 1 8 9 & 7 3 3 7 9 5 d 4 1 2 5 1 0 5 3 4 3 7 3 1 2 7 8 4 9 2 3 7 8 5 1 8 0 5 2 8 1 9 5 .4
Alletter ,.........33148 650 29 380 734 1519 0760 13 937 '390 9.0 10 864834 9 79744 17 20 734391 i 185 6 999 85112 73 83 57 997 40110 500 36 692 443. 9.3
Mala tenee o f o l rt. 68 4 *98 2 0 57 091 760 80.0 22 0 3 3 1 5 20 0 26 s770 10.1 1 8 921 4 0 7 15 4 38 2 91 33 985 7 1 9 31 o6 80 9 7 10 894 0 3 6 10 102 8e a 63 799 1 6 2 56 609 1 8 6 12.7
De pree lation ,. .. ,. 1 3 7 8 4 31 5 i f 6 8 5 L7 f .7 4 8 9 9 0 7 7 4 7 0 7 8 6 1 4 .1 3 9 4 5 0 1 0 3 7 6 0 4 3 7 7 8 2 1 6 9 1 7 4 6 4 1 8 4 2 6 3 3 9 3 6 2 4 9 7 6 5 7 1 4 4 0 0 6 3 7 1 3 7 2 2 2 7 8 4 .9

Reuremense ~ ~~~~~~~~~~~ s4i 25 443 151 112 4R3 } 3 294 d 9 p 0951 & 45971 a 169 292 & 23842i
sa esa 26 T Y 06 3 1 90 7 &3 1044 4 3 1 & 441 994 Sub6 6 61776 & g~ 29 A S a & 1
Allete 43264.........1J.6 94 '3.1 1 058633 15164'Th5 IET 1 007 53 116 ~9 704 26 97 3 40867 68 82 e15402 75 4 13455 -i1o20 766 43 3 0 927 -15. ?
***********... ... 8~503186 7176 12498 876 306068O 7.8 2 264304 20&32 92 4 791169 4 391 836 2174 085 0*44825 9 229 560 8 529 955 8.2
Transportat a3 15650 13283 18 2486 37371l121 12.5 36 453 89) 324d72 819 638614 289 57 018 896 24 891018Z 22 59 366 125 159 19 4 111951 081 11.8
MIscallrase epoattees.,... 3 678 0414 ~ 33030 11.5 1 219079 1130 179 7.9 919 277 n852 697 2 811876 2 692 512 386 818 414127 4117 971 3 959 336 4.0
Genwal ....................C. 14 680 259 1312452 *` 11.9 '4 355 04 5 4 042425 7.7 3 735 43 3 3 86 580 6 0502 22 5 5 $70 17 2 877 3 6 2 605 924 12 663 040 11 549521 9.6
nrpwparetteamene.l 289201975 24879213 5 6.2I 91424996 82 3184518 11.1 75 228 414 66 140 201 133 943 b13 121314 833 51307 418 47 046163 260 479 345 234 501197 11.1
Met nwm tremar epwat~a. 76 976 6 07 64 740 272 18.9 31 607 9 85 351 297'219 1.0 8 565 609 10 995 513 37 573 S37 37 694 310 18 405 86 5 16906 532 64~ 545 211 65 5 96 35 &S
Rail q y.soo ERAIS ,..... .. ,, 3 6 4 3 1 7 7 3 2 7 2 4 7 3 9 1 35.7 1 4 9 9 3 0 8 4 1 4 2 84 4 6 6 4.9 7 3 9 2 2 1 1 7 3 1 3 4~1 0 1 8 8 2 0 44 9 15 9 0 7 8 4 01 6 4 59 8 5 6 4 2 2 0 9 8 2 32 6 7 2 5 1 6 32 6 1 2 7 9 3
per -ron ltaE***............... 12 )18 9 a80 9619786 28.1 3 761 2 8 30 857 17 2 23.C 3 149 717 2 595 713 5 74 4 3 10 4659 333 2 320 4 6 1855 756 11 214 492 9 110 802 2 .
Petstseanta am),/;....... 10085653 5056344 99.4 6216131 635 8 7689 42 361128 e 887 325 5 747 818 7 474 820 :1962 4 45 2 281 956 0 71 391 1 6 44 10 1 &242
Allethortsme...............5 1010 5121 1. 5070 48003881366e 3630 372 7328 321 6 944 248 2176 946 2 083 270 13 386 6 3 12 857 890
hthr opwastas Ino r ms... 40 544 854 37 492 881 8.1 16614901 1 17010753 9 1 173 5 9 E 3682103 18 753 088 ( 18 615 909 11 946 009 10 685 550 31 672 69 5 32 983 562 & 3.4
aqILPmearete--DrUblae... 9 098 512 7025144 29.5 ~1025631 1938577 9CS 2506187 1 993925 2 5757428 260731801 2801464 2 991 44 7 883393 7 592 746 3.8
JeLtathllitlyren- -r. mlae 1 706 92 5 1 608 54 6 6.1 4 bi61 662 *448370 4 220 822 222 829 64 1 9 76 565199 4 77 657 52 7 893 1 340 455 1 315 9 21 1.9
Wet s n war epeassa leae 29 739 377 1 8858791 3.1 14650676 1 14 629806 1 *1 a 1 553 411 1 146 5 49 15 535 370 15 445 I330 1 6666 888 1 7166216 1 22648847 1 24074895
anese of opena to rsmse(I) 79.0 79.4 74.3 72.5 89* 6 85.7 78,1 76.3 73.6 73.6 80.1 78.1




bIncludes income tea, utoax, ad unen profits teax
,a Drous, Attiett. or other wose Item.


UNIV. OFFL La.





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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

1111 llllllllllllllliIllllllill illllI11111111 INTER 8 TATE COMME ItCB COMMIS 8ION
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Stkatet No. Mage6
FEBRUARY 1956


OPERATING REVENUES AND O6PERATIWG EXPENSES OFE CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Coohpiled fom 118 monthy reports ofrvemiesand expe~ane epresning 121 Clas I stam raiway

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MolTH OF FEBRtfARY 1956 anD 1955





















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I I I I I I I I I I' '"" I r---"


Eusetr Distric(
Inc~~lyta Southern Region Northwester Region Central Western Region Southwesten Region Western District
I~tems Poe hontuasdgon

1956 195 Pws 1956 1955 reenDt 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956. 19#5- ~ 1956 1955 wo



Mi Jl a. ..... ... 59 80 7 60041 0.oA 37423 37501 45 2 49 451298 53 838 55 820 722711610225
Piir ta........;............., $614219714 5520098599 '18. $211497713 $1947625201 8.6 4147 494680 $135702202 $30o0433579 $274936634 $1255510ae $114798743 $573279 345 $525437579( 9.1
Pasngu ..................... 69 180 857 67 808 296 2.0 17 6872351 17 436819 1.11 8 443 389 g 240 623 22 263 94 3 21893 350 4 825106 5 207 919 35 532 438 35 348a092 .5
Mal .......................... 18 649 076 18 622094~ .1 6 550 564 6 695 514 4 576 62 1 4 655 101 11 033 087 11016 446 3 660 9 35 3 711 474 19 270 64 3 19 383 02 1
A~pres....................... 4 890 028 5 518 778 414 2 838 26 7 3 259 898 ITV 1 583921l 1678 984 3 169 061 3 5426 093 1 298 256 1079 472 605~1 238 6 184 549
ulAnon3theeuasgrvmes.. 53 250 041 28 419 73 7. 9 89 462 8 691 331 6 868244 63568 7.10 11 4880681 10 832 361 5 241 7 80 4877505 25 592 105S 22 0785 76
Lilanuaipwatta wmes.1 740 189 716 640 461 306 15.61 247 94 52 1 230646 08 4 7.41 169 966 8551 156645 820 348 381751 322104 884 140 377 163 129 6751135 657 725 76 9 608 421 817 8.1

teara i mntatractrse... 80 587 223 74 270 824 8.5 37 162 696 33702185 10.3 25 818 890 23 587781 45 288505 415120791 202177481 18815828 91265143 83 915 688 8.8
Dereelatte ............. 11 384 867 11 183 852 1.8 3 160 386 3 034 080 4.2 3 129 998 3 225 880 4 825 865 4 742 34 1`894 684 1834 780 9 850 4 85 9803 004 .5
ettments................ 738 8565 699 908 5.6 326 310 159 214 105.0 146 32 208e~ 3 41 147 86 0 106 843 145 485 117 403 440 06 7 432 587 1.7
squaliatlems........... 1050 254350 248 844 3 26416~50., 867 416 793 189 41277 d788 477 .427 846 568
A, llerr .................. 66 962 92 0 59 127 121 02i6 2842 17 2655 19607 4187 3391 4 73 17 633452I 1401r5 71 80 59514 5 73 153415 .
Itsaltmaeo-ot qalpmms...... 139 397 36 5 115 046 448 21.2 44 719 184 40 90733 1 9.31 37 581268 31640 945' 68 165105 62 79i9105 22203918 520907~575 127948291 115340625 10,9
DappC~*tag............... 27 559 018 27 111 877 1.6 9 711 679 9 399 499 3.3 7 ess 347 7 505 077 15 598 es 5 14 897 033 5i 248 447 5 001 911 as 716 459 27 404 021 4.8
asUrabnts................ 3155787 & 56 3152 86 d 4B83 68 340 d 5954 P 1444 270 4 5018746 47~ 232898' 39456
mad............... 7 197 1617 187 84 01 ak se asdo 1745 658A.AAA. 2
Realer................. .S~ 87477929 34.3 34852P584 31363941 11.1 29 780 861 24140 761 4 6 48809294 6808150 1583814 6 01549897 88788091 14.1
fratLe ....................... 16 0 94 7 9 14 325 8 34 123 6 6 54 9 7 6 2 11 4 24 7.1 4 61 15 I1 4 193 833 9 774 3 1 9 073 325 4 43111i9 4 14 77 8B 18 8 20 90O1 17 4 14 866 8.1
tremparatinr-Lstilla..... 315 013 918 269 470 584 16.9 85 303 432 76958638 10.8 74 386328 66 509 776 13114'4 35 118 925 748 50 94A 503 46535% 52 256415186 231972356 1.0.5
Rtlae~or genpetless...... 1 397 109 7 029 701 5.2 2 492 98 4 2 358 96 5 5.7 1 966 12 5 1828e024 5 894 748 5 848 148 805 639 8685I90 8 666 512 8 544 765 -1.4
**arl ....................... 29 957 7 61 26 152 341 14.61 8867 5 3 8 1001i08 9.51 7 606 805 67 8 7115 12 422 717 11 1683)4 9 5 729 4 25 5 171 014 25 758 9 45 23126478 11.4

Lanlnuareetingapeer. 5884*48157 506995752 116,2 185200224 168238649 10.11 151914565 134547474 272 628 061 2493519 774 104 32325 2 96 4475271 C28 874 978 480314775 10.1
Metoemtromaru~ epatrete 151 741 559 134 165 574 13162 7431007 62 607 435S .2 17052Z290 22 098 346 75 753 690O 72 785 110 36 044 811 33227586 128850791 128111l042 .6
asthe t ursessal........... 73 503 5 29 5'1207 902 28.1 29 903 359 28 604 617 4.5 14 964 026 14 15 6 15 38386 4 22 36 828 856 12 82789 5 11 967 947 66 147 7 43 62 951 438 5.1
Payrol tmee................ 25 080 26 2 19 50415 9 28.6 7 556 615 6219069 21.5( 6 380 819 5 243153 11 662 534 9 495 647 4 638 850 3 799 718 22 682 203 18 538 518 22.4
I*Awal taemtaE*)/ ....... 20 321 600 11 949 20 701 12 483 125B 18718 084 d 1.8 841 850 1584 12 5 11 9448 90 13 3095I3 2 3837149 4 0043502 16 623 86 9 18 697 959 gil
Allesamr tesw ............... 271 901 66 7 25 754 5 55 8.31 9 863 619 9 667464 7 741 377 7 527 337 14 748 998 14 025 6 77 4 351 296 4 163 947 26 841 67 1 25 714 961.

Esthr epeuas~ ~laceme.. 78 438 030 76 957672 19 3B 2 839 648 34 002 818a .4 2 088 264 7 943 731 37 397 268 35 956 2 54 23 217 516 21259 6191 62 703 048 65 159 604 d
agaipmet rate-ar. talase... 18 076 277 14 090330 28.3 2 733 845 3 354 5851618.51 4 898 864 3 906 692 5 678 811 5 298 792 5 712 289 6127 817 16 289 964 153333 01 6.2.
Joint raellit rentD. balame 3 444 6 1 3 479 781 d 10 760 487 7803547 519 706 4713I53 1 239 885 1 i169 243 1 00 24 6 9785631 2 767 83 7 2 61912i7 5.7
In tratherpersu asss 56 917 072 59 387561 d W 29345 316 29 867 886 d 1.81 3 0 3 565 686 3 0 478 572 29 488g219 16 496 981 141532711 43645247 47 207176 ag~
antle at spse to evmse(4) 75L 5 79.1 I 74.7 72.9 89.9 85*9 78.3 7 7.4 74374.4 80.4 78.9


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United ~tats


New England Region


Great LLake Reion


Cental Euastr Region


Pocahontas Regio


Eastrn Distries


Item


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1956


1955


1956


1955


1956


1955


1956


19~5


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Depreetatida............;..
ant~radnt ..............,.
Equalisaste...............
All othr ..................
Matateme**ti quipment......
mapreelatle...............
Resireme ................
agesIshiOn.............,,
Al ethe ............
Tureaspresig- Willine.....
Miscalanouseparanons......
Genrst .......................


Wer vnar tsm3 prattea. i


Asl etar taxe...............



L6esast etrrea-t. -aro.alm
Watratheropet~ rattesacs
acto et ir~ exens t rvnus(


822440
I1 398996 772
1'22 340 550
44 470 273
13 779 53
66 271608
1 645 858 71'6

209 015 052
243595 738
1 505 2 33
5 130 860
177 985 221
312 0~44838
65987150
609 87.
4 T~
EYJTT7l"O
4157D 091
656 732%36
18 556 605
64 584 23 7
1302 52 359
343 3353557
169 354 631
$5 190 00
49 428 594
64 606 957
173 980 786
37 100 086
6 973 005
129 907 635
79.1


5952

$37 489111
10 145 559
1704419
554498
2857528
52 751115

69 90498
1036785
d 4 3 37
265990
5 692 06 0
8 748 054
1954791
d 117 977
& 95 000
9 206 240
1070 772
23456394
732 777
2484987
43483482
9267633
4279843
1721305
541114
2017426
4 987 790
3045593
1407232
534965
82.4


5:960
$33 094 8.90
9846982
1627925
584 686
2 601 350
47755833

6927966
1 006 875
14 80 9
388 599
5 517 683
7128937
1427363
L.. "pg 2
5 704 801
8480533
20857573
712 626
2189'643
38 664 728
9091055
2 952 911
1 473 378
6 430 816
1 18349
6138 144
2095263
1 203 706

2639~175
81.O


83170
1217 855 565
21907 021
7 783 16 2
2127681
11 812 597
261486 026

25 629 404
36872 797
33 5 8 56
1001927
20 416884
44 388 090
9645150
a 1373O6
75 UD>
34 807 187
6117564
117 46976 9
2 738459
10587772
206 931058
54554968
25297525
8 984 710
4665959
11646 856
29257*443
8 476 785
483289
20297369
79.1


23177

$L91754 575
21792 183
7123187
2*44928
10 391 026

233 505 469

25 082 781
3811186
,112 3 51
1 178 286
19 980 9 58
39 202 027
9 621 751
d 4 238
63 47
29 565 467
5 5538156
102 0315 78
2567587
9843844
184 285 973

49 219 496
20 612 32 5
7163 652
2 545 180
10 8834*93
28 607171

7109 863
560 845
20936463
78.9 -


22 922
fz 10624 724
33595645
8 44 048
2139551
12837951

267 638 697

300 95176
4645880
158 5 87
1067310
24 025 399
51 105 057
11122177
d 4 360
25569
39 959 6 81
5 818 922
116 895 118
3 302 959
10 440 757
217 653989
49 984 708
20311 164
8 443 205
2 706114
9 161845
29 673 544

7 685 971
1287218
20 700 355
St&


51820
$507 697 884
66 510 601
17318 624
4 571Q46 3
29377 56 1

625 475133

67 006 069
9845376
6 439 0 4
1674779
54 848 010
.118 395 96 3
22 539 437
&_ 515.1.&&

0 609 124
19 750 915
277 99216 1
6 940 885
25 739739
509 823732
115 6514 01
53870185
21817 582
8467685
23 584 918
61 781216
21246 000
3034950

37 500 266
81*5


52 059
445 474 18 9
65 23277
17194160
5168565
215803507
5488B99 99 9

62105 923
9 661 941
2 85 7 4 7
2 634195
49 524 040
97 434021
22171291

75 229 94 9
12 205 111
239 782 269
.6603172
22474244
440-604 740
108 295 259
43876400
17100 235
4 812 478
21 963687
64 418 859
16 891 09 7
S30 51769

44*75 993
.80.3


7987
$106522430
2670 56
1 530 458
518965
3 872 480
114 714 585

;15 581144
1 539 491
94 9 52
12 12 90
21003400
5019575
& Sp n59
10s5399
15 900 505
2 343 878
37 0217 57
456224
4 218 022
78624425
36 090158
19 453344
3262680
11853915
4 316 749

16 456 814

d 3169 729
409731
19 416 806
68*5


#Represents avelrag of the rileage reported at the close of each month within period.
}bInoltales income tax, eartax, and excees vr~ofit tx.
SDeerease, defloit, or other reverse item.


see ano.~


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT011CONO MICSD SEATISHC


Sbtcate emNo.M.Ioe0


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAMl RAILWAYS DI THE UNIITED STATES

Compiled from 118 monthly reports of reenusand expenses represnting 121 Clas I steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL. COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR. Two OM~lrH ENDED WrsIT EBRUARY 1956 ANlD 1955


223776

CI 240 292 498
120587209
44 300 631
14 963 225
59189s644
1~479 73 2 07

191 888 697
24 020 936
1 ~2 91 7 0 9
7 050 790
159 525 262
2712944*04
63915l~397


37 952124
578 401 576
17 933 426
57 378 927
1154 849 156
324 8 84051
148 763 957
44 261786
43'365851
61136 980
17-6 ia0094
32778816
4879255

1364*62 623
78.0


28 718

4252 312608
34 450021
7 631 043
1888 884
14 707 456
3111 379 9 2

34 386167
4935754
318 3 8 5
4068664
28e 73112$
65 257 819
11 139 496
78 44 5

6562 579
:137065 998
j 3469 64S
12 666 980
259 409192
51 828 800
24 292 817
il1111569
3 260 612
9 920 636
27 5359 83
9 723 622
1 144 42 9
16 667 932


7988
s*4618 210
2 575 580
1427934
350213
2 589 450
91 561307

12 164901
1 81 911
4 14 1 61
625748
9 603 081
17 612 427 ~
4940586

12 247 980 -
2120723
29 688315
424s z929
3 678 097
65 690 992
258970315
13 331502
2 405904
7 136730
3 790 866
12 538 813

428 012
14 911 568
71.7


25.9
31.7

d .2
25.3
11.6

10.2

26.2
19.3
19.6
d57

89.8


1 4.7

39.5















OPERATIC REVENUES AND OPERATDIG EXPENSES WC CLASS I STEAM RAN.WATS DI THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 11) mnt~hly~ report of revnue sal epenesrpresenntin 116 lass I stam raihlwy

(SWITCHING AND 'iERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLDED)

7Ro TH MCMTH orIIOF ArCH 196 N 1955


United S~tat New Egland Region Grea laks Region Cetntl.Eastr Region E~lnteDistrict ~ Poeboates Rei
Iteso
1956 1955 1956 1955 .15 1955 19566 1955 19566 19~55r 1956 1955 r


UNI V. OFFL L B.








u~.s.DEPOotTORY


I elldiy Southern Reion Nrcrthater Regio Centra Wecstern Region Boah a der Rio Wapter District .
Items Poe boote Regon

1956 1955 1956 1955 .. 956 1955 1956 1 955 1956 1955 1956 195 Anra


ass1 ir. .Dt .t 59709 603 3742 3014 1 45 2 58 53 82 8 53 799 27545 27 5411 126 584 126 592 *
332t 401 850171. 14591 120961. 78 463369 $75359407 )165506487 1L64714827 $68791754 $66993141 $512761590 $307067375 1.
seas ....................... (53 s4 41 saos905ose 72.6 esozzza21 7sns 1.7 sesu seip osa4 ls0ee 8737 saes 1eses asov
Panage ....,.................,. 30 82 9 9 972 999 8. 3 656 6 1 3 370 085 8, 2 519 526 8 566 133 6 542 2 57 6 575 335 2 051123 2 061 693 11 112 886 11 203161



Sathr arttar ome.1 397872455 356763447 1 1.5, 134052181 11956761s1 12,11 89552761 86 506 850 190 856424 1898s 43636s 76 671091 747501691 357060276 351-L00635~ 1.
anpeases Or 4083 103 9123 17986 676 526 13 459764 ?44654790 23 688637 112P87106 10 s15549 50818ie555 47 963 950 60

All ethea Rhr ........... 38 666 033- 61785 ~10. 292 89 9,1 2 129 5384 888 0 167792 5,260 42058 1104 9 32 11 10 5 844 670503 185 6

41 a. .L**************** 6 71457 7 369 4 11.7 3 659 6 11 3 106 6248 85 583 298 8 8038 6 ag 5 0 074 620 23 08 666 2 3 10902 9 79 20 9 0209 84.

WLIII. ..i 45 99 5 19 $8 .6 .987269 4 34305 5.7 3428 SS1ti 636469 16 5949 O97 30478 5( 6440941 4 130273 123207 4.
anwrapeantageepmms. ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ s 307260 278691 1. 4128 47171.6 8198 17351920 182295000 566758 27083648 257436 22 .7*
Satumphasa ..tsh******** 40124636 39 SS0 248 378812 30 387907 84.5 3 013 2 426 83 5 4914469 233380 19774 1 37 9 92 I 6392489
Fe-wll eM ***L************.. 18 9486 10 9 0 854 ,i 663 8 015 15 07 4 442 56.4 1 91 354 981 1 1038575 1659 8 3 488 8 14 6 5 49 5 2 5 7 7At
Ateterme **t *... 2 25 a6 59955061146 2 9 2~ 50331 41688 45 398450 1 P 5880907 70873 742077437 84829 45i 216187 1386 1 6268 1 303456 8 6
as -espenesaglumme** 5101Bl921i5 523 61602 4 2`044732 194 8618 4.9 3 578912 7471 100 7 8559 1 870*0 6918 12502543 51375348 938 210

abashereeastgsmee 407533 4271580& 185025 17058558.8 37888 494383 8011250 352144 86104 1028138 3015594 873799 Ala$
SatS*~~~~~~~~~~~~ ~~"P:: e empmese to seeen 7717. 067. 738. 547. 1O6. 767

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Series donett or other~~ marse30 14OtOtem.~~pg~~~745 m 9


INTERSTATE COM MERCE COMMISSION
ilRBAU C51~urargtS 80010taC rAD SEATrata


Subjet to rev~isie


52059

$24a ssa 43
30 867 150
9 133095
4 141 075
18 972 821
305172 684


17 92

28 763 911
53 570 238
11170 316


6 253 764
125 93 34
12 209 219
235 788 464
69584 220
24 968 669
88 61 668
5 205 842
10 901179
44 4155831
9 255152
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Item ~~United States New Englad Regon Great Lkens Region Central Euastn Regio Euasen Dietries Pocahontas Regon

1956 1955 "za," 1956 19~5 1956 1955 1 956 195 1956 195 1956 1955


uir~~bL~~ff~f. 22 7321 224 1 7 2d~31 5938 5960 23 0.73 23 177 22 718 22 922 51 72 3 52 05 Sld9.1 79871 79791 0.1
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hreigh...........i........... 182.019 796 177 098 869 2 15 375 668 14 655314 32 754088B 32131 903 51406 056 49 312 711 99 353812 96 099 988 5.6 .3996 719 3 805438 5.0
assager...................... 70066 418 69 247 036 1, 2 615 24 7 2 539 352 12 381401 10 775 435 12 390 047 101i2 468 27869 86 as s3272515 4.0 2089 030 2267838


htherpellrataramme 2 5551617421 2307923152 9.9) Si057735 74 852 180 402 681187 3639378091 478451368 415 282 694 962 190 290:I 854 072 6831 12.71 175 871 881 143 152 0701 22.9

eaeswee 34251 96684 8. 1863 0750 40 65552 7 39 367546 53 182 14 3 46 587 259 105 104 307 967003071 8.7 20 s0992 18is649 3541 11.6
-DW~I ,,,,.,,, 3 6 584 749 361393589 12 1564 915 1 510 387 5 813 382 5 746831 7 398 557 7 307125 14 77~6854 145643431 1. 2309467 22829991 1.2
DepreL attem ............. 2 516 855 2 042 901 23. 9 3Q1 18 614 558 004 173 947 444 091 266 112 1011 396- 458 673 1205 183 185 36 022

Alleuoher.............. 4 74 891 707 417353647 13. 13 155 9 54 10 922 866 67 035 2 61 60 534 052 99 39 21 9 79 547341 179 584 434 151004259 16.9 32068291 27110550 18.3
Maaeaseeq mt... 99 198999O 960ol1818 6 2630111 2 215 796 14 515 268 14 442 764 16 722 676 16 683 047 33 868 959 3335416 07 1.6 7 534912 7 38 882 2.0


an ...................., 62 984 470 57 507335 95 1 602454a 1 322 804 9 186 298 8 346 085 9 938 901 8 789 986 20 721653 18458875 125 3602924 3236402 11.3
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MIsestlanes AmeW,,, 27 81556 5 26 651 152 4*4 1114 502 1 073 978 4 085 1-60 3 812 362 5 219 51 4 884 345 10 419 193 9 770 685 6.6 680 691. 641 494 4.1
generals...... .........., 97 312 543 88 710 737 9 7 3734615 3 456 971 15 936 578 15 273 510 19910 470 15 952 982 38 621663 34683463 11.4 6 289094 5 703 844 9.2
Setherspentiss*HP*MM 1 981503 801 1 7684*74 526 1 LO 66 8739080 59435114 3 15426486 282579400 393309187 334378690\ 7756096531 676393204 14.7 119567108 100763440 18.7
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asq remem~ openet as. 269 86 709 242 996 102 10.8 6 511868 4687793 39 512 774 32 627 590 37 90 162 31 529 706 83 414 824 68845089 21.2 30013342 21832732 37.5
ther 8090 85 4 67 050 067 23.9 2 642 720 2 193180Q 1 4855290O 10 914 5 6 16 690 86 9 12 54 157 32 788 879 25961903 26.3 4886219 3637658 34.5
IWedemissee87271 8130 54 892 20 1 8 521 325 5 279 5 0 5 766 651 4 759 241 IS15'13598 1o001832 511 18 661876 12 505845 49.2
Allethertems....... .. 752394 96 ~ 1023 20 6. 3019526 a 15.11 17 536159 16 433444 141932 662e 13 916308. 35488 34 7 32864 866 80 6465 2 47 5489829 13.,
Matherieperstagneme 2847318321 296452524id40 76718871 10729273 477419271 48730819 47 75199 9 4 9374 298 103 1651 Bi 108 834 390 id sea( 2629143 20555898es 27.9
et~retdee--P, hbalem 55,1176 225 51 090 492 8. 4875 708 3 258 333 12 429 663 11 225 606 140o8 397 11668 f10 31813768 26146249( 21.714 495833 079
to hesist ree--a. 10 654 761 10t294 309 3. 2101 6od 1 775 46.6 748653 847401 1 828 69 7 1 863 980 4 678 956 4486s847 4.3 6U4 665 08
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ru..;...................., 29 475 72 28as595 093 3.1 10 20716s4 10065601 1,4 7 09614 7 7221234e 175375 324 17 591 781 5 71205 5s 7733217 303835 529 30 586 342 7


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~lU ............1056 89003 93 907 9 72 7 47668 I 42 2682 72 33 697 108 304155 206` 6400 5750 270 28030O14 9 26437866~ 125787344 .115845348 8.
A31stere ..u 2... 11 458 785 178 114 09 18.8 67 4190o9 9 62 036 84;4 90 56 468 768 48 11853 I7 104 79 7 12 97 022 691 33 755403 32040Q766 195019883 277201994 101
agges 41......;i i4089P6 7 40 729 889 1.7 14 6623)66 111i6.017 3.9 184415 9 11271 045 23 4705960O a 2367 322 7 88.14 7 7 515913 45135I644 41 172 880 4,

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~i ucr~ ur..., 77 334384 4111974f1 16.1 128620757 11i 440003 12 ,4 11179 093 1~01050893199.1917 2a9 ;18172796 77698 b.$1 i 65111 368 616 07 353.943>& 9.8 767
Mteeiase 1099 848 104a1219 66 770 009 34628180 B. 2 937 840 8 788 65 8s809 e79 8 695 608 1'7SYSSSC 19807 1 945 678 8579 .
Seemes....,. ...., 44650 T ST 40 387307 11.1 134466500 18 536 159 .7* '11400 831 10 60pas 81is787 a I 17sse soodeas 8 049 30 s o*s- 8995886 -357878711 40
Bsapeg stingapsees.I 899174761 777156664 1.5.2 279813148 253020524/ 10.6 230054397 206034 O909 416551069sO 383171 903 1 29989009 148 690545 I B 604495558 738 29735 f 9.8


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OPERATWG REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAMI RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 11) monthly report d of rnues sad expenses rsprassenti 116 Class I steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR TERESl MCAEs ENDED WITH MYarB 1956 *aN 19~5


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OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES 0t CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 113 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 116 Clss I steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MOITH OF APRIL 1956 AND 1955


U.S. DEPO"ITOftY


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1956 1955 ", 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 .eotE 1956 1955


il .. of road op..ated a223709 224157 aG..L 5932 5960 23073 23177 22717 22916 51722 52053 4 0. 7987 7973. 0.2
..... 491 08 $674419282 11.1 $20345414 $18233270 $115415908 $104610655 $139 194852 $118662622 0274956174 $241506547 13.9 56023703 *$9086569' 14.1
right ...................... 5 47494166608 144 3.3 5210717 5034 943 10656938 19 386399 17473462 16918238 33341117 32 339580 3.1 1425222 1590 358 10.4
Passe........................ 60111957 582 23173 1 825 765 859488 4 3916 28 898017 3978031 4409249 9195424 9166754 .3 728141 701 987
alp .......................... 9 26199263 89317539 3. 458 18 293606 1440217 1418911 1401465 1 245224 3300200 2 957741 11.6 249446 215719 19.6
Arl oth.rpn r, .. 36152 994 31 760 951 13.8 1 489 776 1270638 6273966 5493142 8299008 6900385 16062750 13664165 17.6 2211070 1777875 24.4
Ral.vy opatlghr..ee. 877892095 796500626 10.2 28330190 25691945 138178657 125807124 170346818 148135718 336855665 299634787 12.4 60637582 53372508 13.6
pa.o .. 1188468 108834908 9.2 3875338 3722760 15910425 15360679 19083473 16545100 38869236 35628539 9.1 7118829 6290258 12.2
D.preaton ............... 12112 811 12 058 841 4 51 4 88 502911 1943 621 1913406 2468143 2 423161 4 25 252 4 839478 1.8 770784 763004 1
eptlreati2................ 11 9 400 1056940 10.6 di 9326 288 372 177095 320656 10348 05 481 196769 207.7 5 831 13 751 57.
M. air .I. 1 2635530 9902 4 73921 d 374489 487 014 4 161053 462843 559994 143033 101901
2323497 13752353 13644667 167Z 6U8 14 272644 44 9UI3Th 6 4i ? 4 584116021
Aqulsather ............... 10 17860 91 098 63 '7 18.6 3 267 305 3 234 15 126 9 6612 6 7 4 951 TUIf6T5 5 411602 19.8
lloth .................. 15985780 41 96 6 12.6 4149917 3 850 709 22811 035 20649335 34532864 28149208 61493816 52649252 16. 10 814 9 57 933480 158
ofrqtlan t.............. 153323857803 13220968 688 3.2 879 689 85 274 4852 888 481492 514211 5545758 113463788 11 216524 1.2 2565 850 214576343 4.4
3A71rtatiod............... a323783 1 37613 68688 14 44151 d 75063 d 2955 d 4802 4 11315 79 851 d 8163 4 39696 -
Rotrecaste ................ 645,30429 4 169-73 129 5 279934241 6 1BB 14 72
All othon ............... .347953 17 886 1 687 15 902697 2 6051 22 601 734 41497852 23.1
A1note....................... 21516156 19678321 9 51 44 41351 3073561 2807056 3335775 2919043 6920770 6139618 12.7 1233730 1127758 9.4
frosaportatteat-Rall line 329 043927 293 288 543 12.2 11 443 267 10 229 928 58 986 098 52 717 682 69 206163 60677916 139C35525 123625506 13.0 18448983 15610767 18.2
TWeporte.ton-Eril1tne..... 329043927 293288543 5.7 3637 334430 1269629 1 204 492 1845 021 1605677 3 478 352 3144599 10.6 229288 234012 2.0
ters1ao...................... 3277750 30 28303 8.2 1227 225 1058418 5345997 4839064 6174607 5774869 12747829 11672351 9.2 2447879 2094577 I
Raml. operatlg.p.ess..n. 671031930 602555040 11.4 21570883 19609764 107396745 97578286 134177903 115671813 263145531 232859865 13.0 40293666 34695852 16.1
t 2068016 195 6.7 K67593 07 6082181 30781912 28228836 36168915 32463905 73710134 66774922 10.4 20343916 18676656 8.9
l. t a ......... 925092686016549 85 529033945586 8.2 235 497 1833441 12 755516 11004731 14055462 12078916 29046475 24917088 16.6 10980901 9577275 14.7
-ll tax 27348 ......... 92509249 85529035 23.1 81162 758507 4373568 3717057 5 436 555 4 357307 10 91 285 8832871 21.0 1568693 1192066 31.6
lo322057 32 245 90 d-. 419 7 5 236291 2 S206 ,991888 3 91 931388 6858784 5159567 2.9 7238746 6472550 11.8
L.nthore ta mes........... 322095473910 31 0600390 6.1 934600 838643 5 461290 2952786 5100516 4790221 11496406 10924650 5.2 2173462 1912659 13.6

tilmppopaettrataiinc... 114350916 108416551 5.5 4523810 4248740 18026396 17224105 22113453 20384989 44663659 41857834 6.7 9363015 9099381 2.9
lpt r l 16 1491070 1193624 3101 023 3553229 4909 716 4471000 9 501809 9217853 3.1 18658956 41435022 -
Jollt faltet-Dr. bala... 3 755i173 3 5 06 707 7.1 682308 583 859 272 509 310263 745979 629159 1700796 1523281 11.7 2S48 .1
Net rvila oprating inc. 94 159 387 87303611 7.9 2350432 2471 257 14652664 13360613 16457758 15284830 33461054 31116700 7.5 10998242 10310945 6.7
Ratio of oxpne.. to revnse() 76.4 75.7 741 76.3 77.7 77.6 78.8 78.1 78.1 77.7 66.4 65.0

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IncluDtilgc Southern Region Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Items Pocahontee asRegiont
1956 1955 1956 1955 nce1ae 1956 1951956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 Increase


ad .p 59709 60026 eL0e 37424 37501 4 02 45211 45252 53827 53794 27538 27584 126576 126630
Praigji...................... $330979877 $290595116 13.9 $108 320 8 54 $92 967 303 16. $684313 248 $74940116 $159539568 0152954137 $66013061 *62964610 1309865877 290858863 6.
Passenger ..................... 34766339 33929 938 2.5 8 0245b9 5 7 060 727 13.7 4 001834 4 104 386 11101 641 10 745 844 2 217 548 2 373 749 17 321 023 17223 979 .6
malne...................... .. 9923 565 968741 .6 3 369 623 2694310 164 241386C8 2476818 5656 039 5 918723 1 636168 2014618 9 906075 1041015948
l,....................... 35946 3173460 11.9 16985460 1 593101 24.6 986981 1150540 2081736 2276772 657448 738666 3726167 4165978 10
Allother operating rrm .. 18 273820 15 442 040 18.3 4831 986 4093040 18.1 4 513492 4021067 5697 522 5582981 2836174 2621823 13047188 12225871 .
RAilw ope antinU rlovs. 397 493247 353007295 12.6 126 532 518 108 608 481 16.5 96229423 86692927 184076508 177478457 73560399 70713466 353 866 330 334884850 5.7

te. a 2 45 988 065 41 918797 9.7 8 843 111 15788 169 19.3 16 446 633 15 561 867 26 488 647 24716 984 11080 392 10849091 54015672 51127 942 5.6
Dpsr.eontlin .. ......... 5 696 036 5 6024 1.7 1 88299 1 543 600 .9 1569 819 1 602 712 2 430 91 2 381 829 8271696 928 218 4828476 4912759
t ...... 6 312 210520 190.4 173 03 21306 18.6 67 344 135 938 137 260 379430 180081 117 946 3 84685 633314

lmtaesipm3t 908773 617987732 16 7 22 772 236 20066 730 13. 18274 397 16 329434 35 175 433 32712922 11 326 964 10 866 862 4 776 794 59909218 8.1
Ds.prmeot e ............ 926234 151675867 1. 4827 21 4741 848 1. 4007 655 37771 792133 7509653 2 568 87 2505 79 14 497 975 13 7|92 73 5.1
Dtipreciatio...... 1. ..0... 15600S3 13393673 1. 48334 5681d9 9 8817 28 506 -126 4 1198526 42396
l isatte ...1............. 28 54 10 S2.

Treal .................. 8154 500 7 267 376 12.2 3 356 348 2 975 882 12.8 2 474 726 2 303 972 5 234 745 4 999 505 2 295 8 3'7 2 131 586 10,005308 94354063 60
Mteo11Sapeatuoe 342707640 343785611 9.7 1965906 1006 910 18.9 881892 889 317 2 817 374 2 61518ei 385 934 416 266 48 085 200 4120764 A
Genral........................ 15 195 708 13 766 928 10.4 4 571 693 4 321058 5.8 3811 770 35S98324 6286 745 5 804 481 2 911534 2 792 515 135010 049 1 2 6.7
ail=ear peatingapea. 303439197 267 55717 13.4 9223553 78690603 17.7 79127554 72357849 142 210686 132 886192 53 30940 51064679 274969180 256308720 7.3
Not am from-- 4- Onl. 94054050 85451 578 10.1 33908965 29917878 13.3 17101869 14 335 078 41865822 44 592265 19 929 459 19648787 78897150 78576130 .4
RaIo o "a asaa. ........... 40402776 3494363 16.0 16 140 863 14 026 346 18.1 7 691 728 7 300 313 208C61 279 21P971 535 7 788 003 7 736 478 36 341 010 37 008 326 A..1.8
Pay-rol s.................12259 978 10024937 22.3 7570 2733333 37.5 3 199619 2 710 673 5 605 947 4 842 4 7 2 325 560 1912176 11331 126 94 6533 .
Federal ioeae to)/....... 14097 530 11632117 21.2 7 099 565 6 327 999 12.2 372 702 61-3647 7 384636 9 975 700 3 251297 3 685 97 11008635 146285274 229
Allother tax"................ 13669 868 12 837 309 6.5 5283793 4965014 6.4 4319 407 3975 993 7470696 7 153348 2 211148, 2 128375 14 001249 13267716 a5
l t ... 502674 50957215 6.0 17768102 15891532 11.8 9210141 7034765 21204543 22620730 12141456 11912309 42556140 41567804 4
Lp7r8t.-Dr.5La.... 7864288 7782 81 1488368 217226 d3 b 200318 1827505 2 222296 3105378 3079 6 57 2 718256 7305135 7651139
Joist facility ret-r. bCmse 1 924 525 1 746 739 10.2 390 730 335 559 1.4 216 702 210 517 651 737 610065 571 479 603 827 1439 918 1424409 1.
Not iemperatinaIcom 44459296 41427645 7.3 15889004 13383710 18.71 6990257 4996743 18330b10 18905287 8490320 8590226 33 811087 32492256 4.1
Rastio ofpea to r s(%) 76.3 75.8 73.2 72.5 82.2 83.5 77.3 74.9 72.9 72.2 77.7 76.5



b/Include li.am tax. serta,. and aness profits tax.
1 Borese, etelt, or other e s Itaes.


INTERSTATE COMMERCE 'COMMISSION
BUREAU or ThIANmTaormLCS AnD orrAgnCa


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRAUNSPOT BCONOWM AND TATIICS
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StateeatNo. M-10


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 113 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 116 Class I steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THREE MONTHS ENDED WITH APRIL 1956 AND 1955


United States New England Region Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
1956 1955 R"e.nt 1956 195 1956 1955 1936 1955 1956 1955 'e 1956 1955 Prcae


M son li .. 223724 224189 5932 5960 23073 23177 22718 22920 51723 52 0 571 &0 7987 7977 0.1

rt....................$2908530419 2 20828 5 78 11.0 $7188493 70894840 451575254 405616880- 28 324818 448527559 1058088565 $925039279 14.4 $219451436 181551413 20.9
Passegr..................... 242 131753 235 312 913 2.9 20 586 385 19 690257 43 411 026 42 518 302 68 879 518 66 230 949 132876929 128 439508 3.5 5 421941 5 395796 .5
ail .......................... 93265681 92420246 .9 3441012 3398840 16773029 14673452 16368078 17421717 36582119 35494009 3.1 2817171 2969825
vre. ....................... 336 90429 350928971 40 1400921 1344381 5208668 5766235 4897011 5156765 11506600 12 267381 6. 882544 859794 2
All rthr op.rttatan.." 135835556 120 769 14 4 5771114 5215807 23891867 21170064. 30328761 26081422 59991742 52 467293 4 793637 5747750 38.1
Raiiar operating ramune. 3413453838 3104423778 10.0 109387925 100544125 540859844 469744933 64A 798186 563418412 12990459551153707470 12.6 236509463 196524578 20.3

atsse aa&.tnas 443375164 407497762 8.8 15161975 14468262 56545952 54728225 72265616 63132359 143973543 132328846 8.8 27928755 24939612 12.0
DapSlatl ............... 48697722 48198230 1.0 2078403 2013298 7757003 1660237 98866700 9730285 19702106 19403820 1.5 3080413 3046003 1.1
tetemont................ 3986833 3099841 28.6 5754 27940 1146376 351042 764747 27646C 1916877 655442 192.5 189016 449773 8 A
qalizati n................ 5 58300 5831449Ld4 610011 639264 1375410 966790 28 848 1223293 2014269 2829347dAZ& 4 61581.7 412213 -
ll onh. ..................385 107309 350 368 242 9.9 12467807 11787760 46267163 45750156 61605321 51902321 120340291 109440237 10 25 143 2103123 20.2
aiatameasseof eatp ...... 634149511 559317327 13.4 17 305871 14773575 69846296 811853387 133926083 107696549 241078250 203653511 18.4 42883248 36449030 17.7
Dnpaiateens.............. 132437243 128226875 3.3 3509 810 3073070 193686156 19256256 22336887 22228805 45214853 44558131 1.5 10100762 9845625 2.6
eimet d 404059 60 -I22 d 19037 d 3022 d 80097 4d 191627 d 253262 4 752396 d 2011 6 -
2fld4ree815.................4490 135 9T921642 4.263045 132 836 819824 .54517
Allther ................ ..33 43173906 18.9 4 150 11703527 70639 288 62027564 T 65435264 04 738 159166355 28.7 3 4 26111878 28.1
Trafit ...................... 84 500627 77185655 9.5 2113888 1736323 12259859 11153141 13268676 11709028 27642423 24598492 12.4 4836654 4364160 10.8
ana..lpt;. i... 1 323 615 328 1172877344 12.9 47 423085 42142921 237533760 207963507 275837086 239294694 560793931 489401122 14.6 74625165 61032563 22.3
sl.?lles r.op.rtit tn 36805311 35157437 4.7 1478204 1408408 5 354789 5016654 7064552 6490022 13897545 12915284 7.6 909979 875506 3.9
..ral....... ......... 130089791 118994040 9.3 4961840 4 515389 21282575 20112574 25125077 21727851 51369492 46355814 10.8 8676973 7798421 11.3
Rllq operatingg .rpes.... 2652535732 2371029565 11.9 58444863 79044878 422823231 380157688 527487090 450050503 1038755184 909 253069 14.2 159860774 135459292 18.0
.et nav.ma fr T. p.rattls. 760918106 733394213, 3.8 20943062 21499247 118036613 109587245 121311096 113367909 260290771 244454401 6.5 76648689 61065286 25.5
atlw tPaaru s.......... 361835961 328525318 10.1 8747365 6521234 52268 290 43632321 51445645 43608622 112461300 93762177 19.9 40994243 31410007 '-30.5
Pa-rolltas ................ 110439462 89273673 23.7 3523882 2951687 17828858 14631623 22127424 17211464 43480164 34794774 25.0 6454912 4829724 33.6
ha"rali taxan ....... 120918491 .116388593 3.9 1269357 215790 11441983 7271468 9285042 7690629 21996382 15177887 44.9 25900622 18978395 36.5
All their te............... 130478008 122863052 6.2 3954126 3353757 22997449 21729230 20033179 18706529 46984754 43789516 7.3 8638709 7601888 136
Railwar spewatha ina l ... 399082145 404868895 6 1.4 12195697 14978013 65768323 65954924 69865451 69759287 147829471 1506922246 _1.9 35654446 29655279 20.4
Euipm.t rants-Dr. alee. ... 71612581 68696726 4.2 6366778 4445957 15530686 14778835 19418113 16139310 41315577 35364102 16.8 4 6 817290 5 509 99 -
Jit frailty r.t-Dr. bala 14409932 13801016 4.4 2783914 2359325 1021162 1157664 2574675 2493139 6379751 6010128 6.2 85417i4 886540
let railwy erati nginco 313059632 322 371 1 53 2d 2. 3045005 8172 731 49216475 50018425 47872663 51126838 100134143 109317994 ( 8.4 41617562 34278732 21.4
Ratio of anpPsa to rsarae() 77.7 76.4 80.9 78.6 78.2 77.6 81.3 79.9 80.0 78.8 67.6 68.9


Eastern District
Including Southern Region Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Items Pocahontas Region

1956 1955 Crea 1956 1955 Increase 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 .

tlesaof roealprated at scan.
of oath ................ 59710 60034 _d 0. 37423 37501 O 0. 45215 45261 53833 53809 27543 27584 126591 12665 -
t ....................... 1 277 540 001 1106 590 692 15.4 (434 387783 $390134819 11.3 310 271 297 266001725 $625479634 $592605598 $260851 704 $245 495744 1 196602 635 $1 124 103 06 7 6.4
Psasger................ 138298 870 133835304 3.3 34154158 32107367 6.4 16430739 16336808 44029962 43196782 9218024 9836652 69678725 69370242 .4
Mil .......................... 39399290 38463834 2.4 13576787 12959911 4.8 9510015 9698052 23231363 23510504 7548226 7787945 40289604 40 99650 1 '7
zpes.......................... 12389144 13 127175 7176560 6994431 2.6 3733754 4088714. 7600259 8187282 2790712 2695295 14124725 1497129157
A1l otherepsrathat'-.s 67928113 58 215 043 6. 19232642 16825655 14.3 14803235 13720278 22953465 21926811 10918101 10081357 48674801 45728446
Riwsr opentatienem .e. 1535555418 1350232048 13.7 508527930 459022183 10.8 354749040 329845577 723294683 689426977 291326767 275896993 1369370490 1295169547 5.7

te. ofe ras d .toet-r ... 171902298 157268458 9.3 75178540 66987840 12.2 56942049 52609412 96572055 69917700 42780222 40714352 196294326 183241464 7.1
Deapolaten ............... 22788519 22449823 1.5 6339397 6114294 3.7 6267847 6431907 9677553 9498793 3630406 3703413 19575806 19634113 3
Retirt ................ 22105893 1105215 90.5 596977 507740 17.6 381461 445694 364470 730371 538032 310821 1283963 1486886
luZqaatin ............... 1398452 3241560 56.9 3366786 4127113 A1.A 1875279 748493 4 1605219 .172t 4 54 548002 4 495369 818062 537224
All their ................. 145615434 130471860 1. 64875380 56238693 15.4 48417462 44Y83318 88 135 81478884 38063782 37 195487 174 616 495 1, 657609 6.7
alates.ofq.aipat...... 283961498 240102541 18.3 90391336 82103574 10.1 74743165 64447971 139 971145 129735613 45082367 42927628 259796677 37111212 9.6
Deporecati............... 55315615 54403756 1.7 19489987 18857866 3.4 15851814 15048986 31392493 29896975 10387334 10019292 57631641 54965253 4.9
lattreasats ................ it 00d 227 d .942461.d-058996 640237 7 712AA7A 4. 42945 L .i.Q... d 2025 d -7 54054 d 03 2
'057Ua. .................... 8 9 6.8 090; 1
Allther ................... 71 185278233 28.6 70362820 62576604 12. 59065812 49113 97 3321646 3 98-*4 2 18 69 11.5
trafict ....................... 32479077 28 62652 12.1 13376257 12293549 8.8 9477175 8730617 20111453 18793064 9056665 8405773 38645293 35 929 454 7.6
Tranptati.a-lail li..... 635419096 550433685 15.4 170503996 148979860 14.4 148987230 134725227 265405471 243565102 103 299 535 95173 470 17 692236 473465799 9.3
ollnssoperations ...... 14607524 13790790 7.4 4966915 4489090 10.6 3819732 3671975 11627253 11508789 1583887 1696793 17030872 16877557 .9
Snl ....................... 60046465 54154235 10.9 18037991 16857214 7.0 15212601 14207555 25074378 22937827 11718356 10837209 52005335 47982591 8.4
Bllweo 0opati enspMes 1198615958 1044712361 14.7 372455035 331711127 12.3 309181952 278392757 558761755 516458095 213521032 199755225 1081464739 994606077 8.7
ft nrwna fra ly. opeatins. 3369399460 305519687 10.3 136072895 127311056 6.9 45567088 11452820 164532928 172968882 77805735 76141768 287905751 300563470 LA4.2
Rtlwpy to anemal. .......... 153455543 125172184 22.6 65017822 57930519 12.2 30515693 29003224 82576156 87384980 30270747 29034411 143362596 145 42 615
Pa5ro-l tans................. 49935076 39624498 26.0 15096271 11990899 25.9 12800621 10700102 23292311 19252603 9315183 7705571 45408115 37 658276 20.6
1Fer alome tsm /....... 47897004 34156282 40.2 29739826 26490321 12.3 1729857 2978884 29655278 39877915 11896526 12885191 43281661 5 741990 d2
All other tes................. 55623463 51391404 8.2 20181725 19449299 3.8 15985215 15324238 29628567 28254462 9059038 8443649 54672820 b20 2349 5.1
Railr openratigte ome ... 183483917 180347503 1.7 71055073 69380537 2.4 15051395 22449596 81956772 85583902 47534988 47107357 144543155 155 140855 d6a
qaipeant rents-Dr. balane. ... 34498287 29854109 15.6 5934888 7665277 d22.6 9040328 7980186 10420317 11242017 11718761 11955137 31179406 31177340 -
Joentfacility rsnt--Dr. balMn 7233925 6896668 4.9 1435608 1 418 410 1.2 972819 922659 2616123 2427135 2151457 2136144 5740399 5485938 4.6
st rileaye opratitng es 141751705 143596726 L lt 63684577 60296850 5.6 5038248 13546751 68920332 71914750 33664770 33016076 107623350 118477577 l_9g
,atts of spepas to reveTams() 78.1 77.4 73.2 72.3 87.2 84.4 77.3 74.9 73.3 72.4 79.0 76.8



SReresents average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.
/ Inolndea Income taxes t rtax, and excess or profit tax.
d Decrease, deficit, or other referee item.








Subject to review


UNIV. OF FL LIB.






U.S. DEPOSTORY


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

IIIII II llllllll llllllllliilllll lIIl llll 111 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08730 5685 BURAU or TRANSPORT aN AOCS AND TnATWlC


Statwmet No. M.i 1
MAY 1956-


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 113 monthly reports of revenue ad expen representing 116Cla I stem nailways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR TOM NrTH OF MAY 1996 ANMD 1955

United States New England Region Grat ake Region Central Eastern Region Eastern Ditrict Pocaont Region

Fare% Forces$ Percent
1956 1955 Incasec. 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 195$5 onress 1956 1955 lacre

Mile. of ea operate at al75e(66
efMtn ..................... 223706- 224092 d 0.2 5932 5960 23073 23176 22 715 22914 51720 520500.6 7987 7966 .
.....................$795027 559 726802526 9.4 $20471577 $8 202 25 1120 144 109 $110 562 749 $149 229 413 $130 156 392 :$289 45099 $258921 399 11.9 60 113 059 $52 543 526 14.4
aser ..................... 57843715 59 206 847 23 4880846 4849077 9975766 10429541 17419279 17097737 32275893 32376355 d3 1285853 1 385 402 7
l ............................. 23411382 22530074 851010 927654 4450495 3602679 3974834 4136957 9276339. 8667290 67794 8 755079
r9.......................... 814 842 946836 9.7 432317: 353854; 1639761 1416254 1481679 1065749 3553757 2835857 25.3 223248 163076
L th' op.r.ttagreve.Ue 39257536 35065886 12.C 1464378 1235493 6806946. 6290243 9176733 7855132 17448057 15380868 13.4 2389265 2019542 18.3
allxr oprnting reenuse 925355 034 852552169 8.5 28100130 255685336 143017077 132301466 181281938 160311 967 352399145 318 181769 10.8 64689 373 56866625 13.8

pat. orf SeAstsaetoe.. 130673323 120297795 8.6 3954583 3478177 18361789 16867444 20625378 18558928 431417 50 38904549 10.9 7557178 A863866 10.1
Depecate ............... 12209050 12 020 191 1.6 511260 503791 1946551 1914 362 2468390 2425412 4 926 201 4 8431565 1.7 772 654 774708 3
lette................ 1 064 2 16. 1186587 0 9 048 11957 174 224 2 09 846: 163 453 7762 346725 2Z29565 51.0 26 697 36450

Maintes oefApet...... 165045046 149322881 10.5 4306499 3649828 23636711 21396229 35869421 31255624 63812 631 5Z301681 133 11464787 10377341 10.5
DepreSiatlon ............... 333435273 32 263359 3.6 877740 863128 4868401 4809405 5620412 5547122 11366553 11219649 1.3 2601414 2447868 6.3
Iteent... .....6 672 048 6 225 972 6 29 824 11 218809. 6 51561 6 20838 4 5277 269 471 16: 6147 916 282
Equali z nation 65 d g68140 dg -D2 idg 64a, toy 51 fl : 8n42.0
Anb 157..3.........3.....8 1168807 1 159860758 16627 841 _3091r67 25763 458 .5 1 1 5 ..a 18.2 R5744500 7744480,12.9
Traftfi .......................21740930 19771635 10.0 505 51 478256 3102866 2905521 3422671 2995317 7 031074 6379.94 10.2 1194181 1 087378 9.
Transportati-Ri ille ... 341512752 308757402 10.6 11472316 10372586 60094221 53881 112 72180911 63634433 143'747448 127488131 12.4 19086916 16558784 15.3
ie*Llaeu ope rattens.. 9098634 8758756 3.9 354918 317229 1363280. 1267589 1897289 1669637 3615487 3254455 11.1 248651 225037 10.5
GenleI ....................... 33543896 29503039 13.7 1296059 1199761 5281263 4837069 6429 340 5617546 .13006662 11654376 11.6 2415620 1730904 39.6
letlwperating apees 701 614 581 636 411 508 10.2 21889906 19495837 111840130 101154964 140625 016 123731485 274355 052 244 382286 12.3 41967 333 36843310 13.9
let reve.ef om.eperatis 223740453 216140661 3.5 6210224 6072,499 31176947 31146502 40656922 36 580482 78044'093 73799483 5.8 22.722040 20023315 3,3.5
Salrtaxaeslreas ............ 100511767 93253556 7.8 2169 049 214464Q 13608215 11139675 16511898 13565259 32289 162 26849574 20.3 12221690 10949009 11.6
Pe-rotltoeo .............. 288908621 23675.121 22.0 951395 804964 4739678 3874764 5759540 4586741 11450613 9266469 23.6 1668551 1233050 35.3
Fteral ism toaek/. 8 458890 38008130 1.2 271121 507507 3146596 1895597 5646103 4 122 721 9063820 6525825 38.9 8341295 7767100 7.4
All2ethertax............... 33 162056 31570305 5.q 946533 832169 5721941 5369314 5106255 4855797 11774729 9 11057280 6.5 2211844 1948859 0 3.5
tirg oreperettg inese... 123228686 122887105 .3 4041175 3927859 17568732 20006827 24145024 23015 223 45754,931 46949909 62.5 10500350 9074306 15.7
pqipmetme ite-Dr. baoeu. 17146478 17848869 6 39 1403273 1073136 322.9154 3120583 5125305 4807350 9757732 9001069 8.4 1783 493 d 1 7770
Joiat fqelit.t--. bee 3609 754 3 578 062 690 381 583698 245 461 283177 636189 668 639 1 572 031 1 535 514 2.4 ?183 8' 4 228331 19.5
het rilway operattn inoe. 10247245' 101460174 1.0 1947 521 2 271025 14094117 16603067 18383530 17539234 34425168 36413326. 5.5 12099998 10523681 15.0
Ratte o expensese to nr.es(u) 75,8 74.6 77.9 76.2 78.2 76.5 77.6 77.2 77.9 76.8 64.9 64.8


Eastern District
Inclidtog Southern Region NorthWesten Region Contrnl Western Region Southwetern Region Weatern District
Items Pocahontas Region
1956 1955 ere 19 19561955 1956 1955 1956 1955 19.6 1955 1956 1955

Miles of reed operated at clean 45 252 53 82le 53 7.i 27 b3& 27 538 1:26 5 7b 126 sea
leat .................... 59707 60016 .A f.5 37424 374944 0. 45211 45252 53826 53792 27538 27538 12657k 126582
.....................349958158 $311 464 925 12.4 $113842364 $04 787836 8.6 $95555203 $85 737199 $16886691C $1159654091, $66804924 $65158475 $331227037 $310549765 6.7
Preagt r..................... 349 561746 33761 757 .4 6586943 6478137 1.7 4058 910 4579 866 11338 72 11 847 333 2 297 391 2 539754 17 695 026 18 966 953 6 7
ell .......................... 33561746 337642269 3316492 3039216 9.1 2436789 2463471 5809434 5739759 189438C .1865259 10140603 10068489
Malr ...................... 9395427770875 998933 5.9 1691694 1350241 25.3 1178186 1 226004 2395 304 2 628307 772 6 $3 743351 4346143 4 597662 55
Allother operating re ve.. 19837 322 17400410 14.0 4757218 4173725 14.0 5597202 5189761 6123346 5642086. 2942448 2659904 14662996 13491751
Rellw operattng ause, 417088518 375048394 11.2 130194711 119829155 8.7 1088262910 99196301 194533719 185511576 74711796 72966743 378071805 357674620 5.7

ai.ofvn r 50698 928 45768 415 1iC.8 19743218 17434925 13.2 19722130 18914249 28868469 26 775 665 11640584 11404541 60231183 570944555 .
Dp.oi.etatm.......t........ 506989855 5618 273 1.4 1586695I 1532905 3:5 1572420 1594561 2433899 2344571 917181 929881 4923500 4869013 163.
Rtireeat ............... 5637398855 52661 404 103 2 8 334123 69.1 109236 102030 355419 285034 122851 199385 587506 586449 .2
S9t9tt..........719 d 1 8 d6 8 9e7310 -- d 84750 d 1157 057 446063 97209 183523 jjj 4 1 477 16 75 303
l 3..3............ a2 1613 8 507 10.2 3. UUo U155 U 214 4 *45i 4i,t4 24048851 MT7TT64b7 160 97076 0g a y6 15533 03 5.2
Altir........... 4113055 40 63 022 12.9 23863042 21350443 11.8 17818430 16246627 36350095 33717399 11736061 11329390 65904566 61293416 7.5
Mailote t. of ....lt ...... 759277418 166679 17 2.2 4913061 4754484 3.3 401567 2 3777189 7965420 7542327 2573203 2521842. 14554245 13841358 5.2
Dpr6l1ation1 ............... 1396767 119 6675 4*93 5A 215520 4 67 929 54338 6 142 807 d 24 738 5 704 6 a 84780
llt ............ 16494092 15.3 15. 13850737 5 i24 1 26499 839 26091985 8779832 47396028 9.2
2AU..t 4.................. S 212 MB 746642 10. 3 42967 3085557 10.9 2458 3I5 2328986 5276344 4725746 2357989 2164874 10092708 9219606 9.5
pratt................... 162834525564 144 446 91 12.7 43394950 38426950 1Z.9 39174695 35631 825 -69419216' 65241 630 26689 537 25010082 135283438 125883537 7.5
trpellrtane M ..... 162834364 138 3479492 11.1 10785392 973345 10.8 897 6 0'6 951859 2861069 2922967 397429 431093 4156104 4 305 919 3.
er............ ........... 15 42228 1385 28 15.2 4 686385 4355606 7.6 4017571 3334605 6433615. 5810367 2984043' 2617181 13435229 11762153
lMile opeatittgpos.es. 316322385 281225596 12.5 96186948 85626826 12.3 84088797 77408151 149208806 139193774 55805643 52957161 289103248 269559086 7.3
it no fre. -psntim.. 100 766135 935 8228798 7.4 34005 763 34 202 329 .6 24737 493 21788150 45324911 46317802 18906153 20009582 88968 557 88115534 1.0
la mt onelm......... .. 44 51007652133 37 7798 583174 16352279 14 714221 T1 10730761 10037415 21780484 23066371 7137391 7636966 39648636 40 740 752 27
Pal-rl taor i........... 13 119.16 4445 10 499519 25;0 384298 3120435' 23.3 355027T7 2967793 6002259 5074120 2370823 2013254 11923359 10055167
redarlal e. *t*........... 17311405 115 14 29292 21.8 7629567 6740779 13.2 2487608 2 865116 8367729 10580505 2568871 3 528805 13424208 16 974 426 09
AI other t ......... 13986 573 13 06139 7.5 4874414 4853007 .4 46926876 4 04 50 7410496 7411746 2197697 2094907T 14301069 13711159 --
Ratlwereperattiston...o. 56255,81 56024215 .4 17653484 19488108 49.4 14006752 11750735 23544427 23251431 11768762 12372616 49319921 47374782 4.1
qimei ntc-Dr.tblsam.. 9742.9 7 T323 9 8337685 2 892 320' 710 1 964 33 1588905 3658566 3070026 2711635 2974255 8334554 7633186 9.2
Joinrt olit ret-. le 1 755 876 1 763 845 300 687 360 4861 191 22 225 153 765 310 655385 596 609 573193 15533191 1453731 6.8
letall peretlng iteam 46525166 46937007 6 .9 16515112 16235302 1.7 118511 j7 9 936677 19 120 b 51 19526020 8460518 8825168 39432176 38287865 3.0
Ratte of exposes to revmee($) 75.8 75.0 73.9 'n. 5 77.3 78.0 76,7 750 74.7 72.6 76.5 75.4



b/loelndem tiaoee ta. ortau, and m*es profits tax.
I Dereas, eftleit, or other reverse to.








INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OFI RANIWRT 30NOMIC ANmD #TATISIC


Statement No. M.100


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

Compiled from 113 monthly report. of revenues and expenses representing 116 Clase I team nrailways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR FIVE MONT11S ENDED WIH MAY 1956 uAn 1955


United States New England Region Great Lake Region Central Eastern Region Eatern Ditric Pocahontsu Region
Items_______________

1956 19555 19566 1955 1956 1955 1956 5196 1956 1955 9 1956 1955

miles ao eopnatedat atclose
of ms at*................ 223720 224131 d 0. 5932 5960 83073 23176 22176 16 2980 5172 5205 7987 797 0.
.................... 703557978 3347631104 10.6 $98660070 $89097098 4571719363 $5161.79629 $677554231 $578683951 L347933664)118396067 13.8 (79564495 234094939 19.4
..................... 29997546.7 294519760 1.9 25467233 24539334: 53386792 52947843' 86298797 83 328686 165152822 160815863 2. 6707794 6781198 11
i116 .......677063 114950320 1.5 4292022 4326494 21223524 18276 131 20 342 912 21 558674 45858458 4416129 3.8 3495119 3724904
prs........................ 43505 271 44 039 733 4 12 1 833238. 1698235 6848429 7182 489 6 378690 6 222 514 15060357 15103231 1105792 1 022870
al otheuoperatg rena .. 175093093 155835031 1. 7235492 6451300 30698813 27460307 39505494 33936555 7743979 67 848 16 10325636 7767292 329
*.i lwarpaatiag rmen 4338808872 3956975948 9.6 137488055 12.6112461 683876921 622046399 630080124 723730380 1651445100 1471889240 12,2 301198836 253391203 18.9

Hal. ofsaetra.erse 574048487 527795557 8.8 19116558 179464391 74907741 71595 669: 93090994 81691287 187115293 171233395 9.3 35485933 31803478 11.6
5w"?L ............... 60906772 60218423 1.1 2589663 2517089 9703554 9574599 12335090 12155698 24628307 24247386 1.6 3853067 3820711 8
2Serto t................ 4751049 4886427 10.8 14.802 39897 1020600 560888 928800 284221 1963602 885006121.9 215713 48682355
lat". ".......2427154 2149116 12.9 103633 168310 978437 871211 d 81708 425231 106036 1464752 276 1148317 837088 -
1 ..................505963512 461141591 9.7 16408460 15221143 63205150 60588971 79 849412 68826137 159463082 1446362 51 3 3Z g5 4 6 1 26659456 22.2
atomm.of t *1p/t...... 799 194555 708 640208 12.8 21612 370 18 423 403 113483007 102 579 616 169795503 138 952 173 304 890 88C 259 955 192 17.3 54348035 46826 371 16.1
peiatoan .............. 165872 817 160490234 3.4 4387550 3936192 24236557 24065661 27957299 27775927 56581406 55777780 1-4 12702176 12293493 3.3
t.trs.it 2076107d 831...............4o1 24861 30Oil d.498906d 2430A 1 a 274100 72 4 3 d 5 a 1865299d 56472 -
Ssc 1 9i0 -49^0" 1017 j~ 1 2 85581 -.- 1 v18 3T3d05 5T -- 5
Ani oto .............. ad 4', T 548620040 1,7.8 T1 8B 1 I 89625366 78655405 110801 111198 722 2 04412489 26.4 33856 3158 24.6
Trati .....................106241557 96957291 9.6 2619419 2214579 15362 725 14058662 16691353 14704346 34673497 30977587 11-9 6030835 5451538 10.6
aamyskltu-P ll hal" ui. 1665128080 1481634746 12.4 58895401 52515507 297627981 261844619 348017997 302929126 704541379 617289252 14-1 93712081 77591347 20.8
mise. epeatete ...... 45903.945 43916193 4.5 1833122 1725637 6718069 6284443 8961841 8159659 17513032 16169739 8.3 1158630 1100543 5:3
meIal....................... 163633688 148497079 10.2 6825799 .5715150 26563838 24949864 31554417 27345397. 64376154 58010190 110 11092593 9529325 11-4
Rallr perati expenses. 3354150312 3007441074 11.5 110334769 98540715 534663361 481312652 668112105 573781988 13311102351153635355 13-8 201828107 172302602 17.1
et rvemn fom e operations. 984658560 949534874 3.7 27153286 27571 746& 149213560 140733747 161 968 019 149 948 392 338334865 318253885 6.3 99370729 81088601 22.5
aIt wt aseomIle..... 462347727 421778875 9.6 10916414 8665874 .65876505 54771996 67957542 57173882 144 750 461 120611752 20.0 53215933 42359016 25.6
-rlltaes............. 139330283 112948795 25.4 44r75277 3756651 22568536 18506387 27886963 21798'206 54930776 44061244 24.7 8123463 6062774 34.0
ee. is tes. ....... '"" 159377381 154396723 3.2 1540478 723297 14588579: 9167065 14931145 11813350 31060202 21703712 43.1 34241917 26745495 28.0
All ether tmes........... 163640063 154433357 6.0 4900659 4185926 28719390 27098544 25139434 23562326 58759483 54846796 7.1 10850553 9550747 13.6
ellhw oepeattng tnei ... 522310833 527755999 L.IJ 162836872 18905872 83337055 85961751 94010477 92774510 193584404 197642133 A 2.1 46154796 38729585 19.2
ip.atreate-tr. bUam... 88759060 86700607 2.4 7770 051 5674105 18759840 17899418 24543419 20946660 51073310 44 520183 147 a 8600 783 7187699 '
j.oiattarltysreat-Dr.t 18019687 17379078 3.7 3474295 2943023 1266 6 3 1440841 3210865 3161778; 7951783 7545642 54 03I19 1114 71 6.9
e.t railway opattsIncse 415532086 423 676 314 a 1. 4992526 10288744 63310592 66621492, 66256193 68666072 134559311 145576308 dL.6 53717560 44802413 19.9
l1tto ef nposee to rvmuw.(% 77.3 7636.0 80.3 7e.1 78.2 77.4 80.5 79.3 79.5 78.4 67.0 68.0


Es Dtriot
cItemsuIt Southern Region Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Items Pocahontas Region
1956 1955 955 1955 I .e 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 Inra


3 .. 59708 60 033 45 3 37424 37500 d 0. 45214 45*259 53832 55803 27542 2 7538 126588 126600 -
S ..................... 627 498 159 t1,418 055 617 14.8 $548 230 147 494 922655 10,8 $405826500 $37173b 984 $794346544 $752 259689 $327 656628 $310 654 219 1 527 829 6721434 652 832 6.5
Phamt...................... 171 860 616 167597061 2.5 40741100 38585504 5.6 20489649 20916 674 55368687 55044115 11515415 12376406 87373751 88 337-195 1
Nage .......................... 49353 577 41 886203 3.1 16893279 15999127 5.6 11946804 121615.23 29040797 29250263 9442606 9653204 50430207 5106499C
6il........................ 16166149 16126108 .2 8868254 8344678 6.3 4911946 5314718 l 9995563 10815589 3563365 3438646 18470868 19568953
A1.therap~awtlnereT ..y 87765435 75615454 16.1 23989861 20999380 14.2 20400437 18910039 29076811 27568897 13860549 12741261 63337797 59 20197
atller.eatM Bohen 1 952643936 1725280443 13.2 638722641 578851338 10.3 463575330 429041878 917828402 8749385.53 366038563 348863736 1 747 442 29 5 1 652 844 167 5.7

Nsia. w estr ta ... s22201226 203036873 9.6 94921752 84422765 12.4 76664179 71523661 125440524 116693365 54420806 52118893 256525509 240335939 6.7
Depreition. ............... 28481374 .28068097 1.5 7926092 7647200. 3.6 7840267 8026468 121114582 11843364 4547587 4633294 24499306 24503126 -
lereet ................ 2179,315 1371229 58.9. 700265 841863 4168 490697 547724 719889 1015405 16608853 510206 1871469 2073 335 9.7
"ualusatte............. d 87955 2301840 3174203' 3139 803 To l 1027729 d 405f.4d2051 302d 162213. 364479 19e4d 659 094A229g2.C7.-
All .88................2UV 171295707 12.1 83121192i 72793899 14'2 67305486 358 033 1146140' 05527736-48847857 W818T217 2-, 15a4;1UOXrV5-56.3
ati .. ofeopomt ...... 359 238 915 306781563 17.1 114254377 103454018 10.4 92561595 80 694 597 176321240 163453 012 56818428 54257018 325 701 263. 298404 67 9.1
Ueeroeatim ............... 69 283 582 68 071 273 1.8 24403 350 23 612 350 3.3 19 867 435 18 826 175 39 357913 37 439 302 12 960 537 12 541134 72185 885 68 806 611 4.9
I Z605823...............5 98396 11 377j; 022 .4 61757 d 262 390 34 782 A6761-
All afe......... .......... 238268847 26.1 89 373 483 79 070697 T3U 72916550 60325021397W6041 127 47022 43731662 V? 5 !40 5L3V 10.9
rdeiI ........................ 40704332 36429125 11.7 16799224 15379106 9.2 11935550 1i059603 25387797 23518810 11414654 10570647 48736001 451.49040 7.9
Trie tti;a'le ..1 798253460 694880599 9149 213898946 187406810 14.1 188161915 170357053 334824687 308806732 129989072 120183552 652975674 599347337 8.9
stellmsuseratis ...... 18671662 17270282 8.1 6045307 5462435 10.7 4717338 4623834 14488322 144317.56 1981316 8127886 21186976 21183476
Gesral....................... 75468747 6753951t 11.7 22724377 21212880 7.1. 19230172 17542160 31507993 28748194 14702399 .1345439C 65440564 59744744 9.5
atllWrWvtiesta.mmis 1514938 342 1325937957 14.3 468643983 417337954 12.3 393270745 355800908 707970563 655651869 269326675 252712386, 1370567987 1264165163 8.4
eatr -.it.mD. l.ettes. 437705594 399342 486 9.6 170078658 161513384 5.3 70304581 73240970 209857839 219286684 96711888 9615135C 376874308 3688679 004: d 3
asrw trsesoral ........ ...197966394 162970768 21.5 81370101 72644740 12.0 41246454 39040639 104356640 110451351. 37408138 36671377 183 011232 186163367 d
P-sellatom ................ 663054239 50124018 25.8 18944570 15111334 25.4 16350898 13667895 29294570 243267231 11686006 9718825 57331474 47 713 443
Fatl iaee t ....... 65 302 119 48449207 34.8 37369393 33231100 12.5 4 217 46 5 5 844 000 38023 007 50458 420 14465 397 16413 996 56705 869 72 716 416 2
Allether tes............ 69610036 64397543 8.1 25056138 24302306 3.1 20678091 19528744 37039063 35666208 11256735 10538556 68973889 65733508.
ailar epreatnsglae ... 239739200 236371718 1.4 88708557 888686444 2 29 058127 48200331 105501199 108835333 59303750 59479973 193863076 202 515637. 4
Sliplmtrets-Dr. 11ao... 42472 527 37332484 13.8 6772573 10557597 35.9 11004681 9569091 14078883 14312043 14430396 14929392 3951396C 38810526 1.8
Jslneetality reat-r. blm 8989802 8660513 3.8 1736295 1778896 d 1164091 1147812 3381433 3082520 2748066 2709337 7293590 6f39669 5.1
Wet elleretteing olsm 188276871' 190 378 721 d 1.1 80199689 76532151 4.8 16889355 23483428 88040883 91440770 42125288 41841244 147055526 156765442 a6.
Stle of posMee to mmoe() 77.6 76.9 73.4 72.1 84.8 82.9 77.1 74.9 73.6 72.4 78.4 76.5



Represent average of the mlleage reported at the close of each month vithln the period.
Inlouest loome tax, surtax, and exoess or profit tax.
Decrease, difiolt. or other reverse Ite.


rag 2







Subject to revision


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

"I1 IIIIIIGIBI IUI INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08730 5834 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT BCONOhICS AND MTrATwnC


Statmect No. M.100
JUNE 1956


OPERATING REVENUES.AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 113 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 116 Class I steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH Or JUNE 1956 AND 1955


U.S. DEPOMTORY


Items United States New England Region Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontu Region
1956 1955 9rcnt a 1956 1955 1955 195955 5555 5 1956 1956 1955 --- M
151595 lcrase 195 61r9e
Mile of road operated at cole
of th................. 22 697 224007 d 0 5932 5960 23070 23174 22706 22914 51 708 52048Od 0.7 7993 7966 0.3
Rot $"..759 753 882 $7140 885 522 2.5 18453366 $18476952 $114631275 110 25607 $137680692 1129393067 t270765333 $258195626 4.9 $58463975 $51736971 13.0
Deeseet ....................... 69 056 42 7 66911 668 3.2 5 617 156 5 292 403 12 0015b93 11 762 358 17 940 475 16 970 990 35 559 224 34025751 4.5 1565170 1641 994 4 7
Pas .....................21462536 21400517 .3 44407 859347 3938 252 3 716 542 3 685 595 3779651 a 468 2 54 8355540 1.3 636 87 671881
10.537.378 11.76245 104 44942 454704 1741 025 1978740 1465 994 1 545 115 3 656 4 51 3 978 559d8.1 186 688 225 916
al ther operating raws" 39655686 37 390811. 1512138 1 2861662 6 465547 6 271934 9196 574 8 258513 17 1742 59 15 817109 ^ 2619326 2 135 438
ailwar operating rweues 900 465 909 878 350 933 2.5 26676499 26 370 068 138 777 692 134 055181 169 969 330 159 947 336 335623521 320372585 4.8 63471746 56 412 200 12.b
%pnea t.: 129227829 125422924 3.3 4084409 3 915462 18633147 17413 565 20212448 19144256 42930 004 40473 283 6.1 7074123 6 661112 6 .2
Katrs. .:of wq o t. 12 316 018 12093 885 18 513 164 503 582 1949 961 1926 642 2506 987 2 431848 4970112 4 662072 2.2 801 091 753268l 63
Dpetati ................ 1 552 7:73 969 583 60.1 13 969 22 639 283571 72 515 139 747 202 467 437 287 297621 46.9 d 12 912 22036 -
u reants............... d 645085 a 02 6 d 189228 69465 d 87 I18245 d 87-47 d 608 460 4 415873 d 1085 -1 4 d 435 088 2 4 306506 -
All other.................... =7443 28 T418 5 92 1.4 947T35174 3531 9 7776 T X8W 3 TWO3 13871 08 184 35 747 473 8.0 S03 T6T 3
lntuao. e aqipment ...... 1551524 153401515 4.3 3957722 3668 237 22 23 012 22206803 35116131 33235 319 61596 865 59110 359 4.2 11658738 10 312937 13.0
praciio .............. 33591 851 351959 3.8 881705 877017 885890 4803 917 5623139 5549731 11390734 11230 665 1.4 259481 246139 5.4
at oe............... .. 5051p4 d 2601 17560 d 142268 d 116155 158 9 d 4447d 1751 4 4 02 g -d 4220 A- 4 0.
st"Isstion ---z-75T"Z 667 879 d 46 930 .2 41 75240 d 0 53
i other .................. 123 910 881 120 641 840 2.7 3093 577 2791 220 5 7 7 7 9 28184 059 27677 610 4903 953 a 9 2.4 8 380 4 8 7489559 11.9
afllot ......w................ 21 452 969 19 910 071 7.7 498 871 503 762 3179 337 2862_508 3 338 024 2 997 237 7016232 3 363507 10.3 1243488 1097422 13.3
traspOrtetin-pillin.ea 335576264 312752604 6.7 11000 167 10 755149 57 598,693 53048945 69 265 566 63 187401 137864426 126971495 8.6 18 893986 16234I545 16.4
M.cllan..opations ..... 9 417 441 8 74 701 6.1 366 49 9 324164 1 225643 1 177113 1 715226 1586812 3307 368 3 088089 7.1 265 !b25 220355 20.5
"n.3 ....................... 32 784 466 26 417266 24.1 1209 825 951 563 5 383 143 4 850426 6 317 310 4 825083 12 910 278 10 627092 21.5 2 202 127 1 693162 30.1
ulwaep.atwat expens.e. 686410493 64677908P1 6.1 21117493 20118357 108542975 101539360 135964705 124976108 265625173 246633825 7.7 41337987 36219533 14.1
Not frs. Operation. 214055 416 231 571.852 7.6 5i759006 6251711 30 234717 32 515821 34004 625 34 971228 69998348 73 738 760 4A 22133 759 20192667 9.6
Wo tuowr sa1t1 ........... 96 728 965 1019672019 9 2 018 298 2062459 13154 3357 12 762 547 137313153 13395534 28903948 28220 5409 11954148 10959 00o 9.1
aiola somas................. 28 530 229 24 028 857 -1" 683-574 759161 4 657 435 3 924 949 5 523141 4 684483 11 064150 9368593 18.1 1695140 1264016 34.1
o, ....... 35 730 567 46 061 600 2 141570 469593 2 847 822 3 510507 3167414 3922620 6156806 7902720 d, 8036 000 7657 60 4.9
All other t.s ............... 32 46816 9 33581 562 L2 993154 833705 5649080 53L7009- 504.0758 4 788431 11 68 992 10 9497 6.7 223 008 037 404 9.1
r..lw.operatln.g ino.o... 117 326 4 51 129 99 833 d 9.7 3 740 708 4 189 252 17080 380 19 753 274 20 273 312 21 575 694 41094400 45 518 220 d 9.7 10 179611 9233 587 10.2
quipouet .t.--D. balm" ... 18 29 350 19!514 327 30 1 300897 927 202 3 446 360 3 420 593 4 908 665 4 860 478 9655 922 9 208273 4.9 134399 1 745
J1otht t.Ult7 r.at-Dr.al.. 3416248 3604925 1 698747 5f97l68t7 165 631 3536429 576401 7 5560347 1440779 1490 423 3:3 343 1 a
It .ail.W operattng incs 940980 853 10678051 1741064 2 664 63 13 468 389 15 996252 14788 246 16158 869 9 997 699 34 819 4841613.8 11 817417 10747851 10.0
Roti oef xp....n to rTrn" 76.2 73.6 78.6 76.3 7.2 75.7 80.0 78.1 79.1 77.0 65.1 64.2

Eastern District
Iicludint Southern Region Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southatern Region Western District
Items Pocahontas Region
1956 1955 Percent 1956 1955 ent 65 1955 1956 1955 156 1955 1956

Mileofrel ad operated at clo.se.37 4 27 32 547 126 51 55
e ath m .................... 59701 60 014 4 0. 374 4 37436 45 213 45 56 53821 53754 27 38 27547 126 572 1265 57
lFrettit ....................... 329229 308 309 932 597 6.2 102 484283 $102028996 0.4 (92 749 038 $91504110 (168940246 If71822 304 866 351005 065597515 (328040291 $328923929 1 0.
P.m.tea .................... 37 124 394 35 667 745 4.1 011 906 7 14 783 2.5 5936 335 5 909 809 15051 041 14699 840 2 932 751 2819491 23920 127 23 29 140 2.1
al1l .......................... 9 104841 9027421 .9 3 029 124 2 889391 4.8 2242 711 2 328658 5 337 902 5 415 795 1747958 1739 252 9328 571 9 483705 1.6
zraop ..................... 3 643 139 4 204 475 L 6. 1 297 131 1504980 13.8 1269 754 1401 881 3384 871 3 811 949 742 463 839130 5397 108 6 052 960 i
All othar operanttg ritnu... 19 793 585 17 952 547 4 541558 4 461 372 5 750 797 5 649 413 6 549 887 6 506 151 3019 859 2 821328 15 320 543 14 976892
Baila peatini rorn .. 399095267 376 784 7.85 5.9 119364002 118699522 .6 107948635 106793871 199 263949 202256039 7479405C 73816716 382006640 382866626 .2
Bpenwss
Nala.*ofway and strture ... 50004127 47134395 6.1 18818498 18148273 3.7 19283348 19231309 29549261 29205192 11572595 11703755 60405204 60140256 .4
Deprltio..................... 5771203 5 615340 2.8 1590333 1530365 3.9 15843582 1614266 244007 2 381118 929 893 952796 4954 482 4 948180 .1
E.ttr-ot ................ 424 375 319 657 32.8 362 725 112269 223.1 401 903 180 844 241 351 247 582 122419 109231 765 673 537 67 42.4
qaliata .........05..... 197 302 d 740 389 4 89 282 29 2 692 87 4 669 635 564 397 657499 191425 4 316692 62 935 1 328 28
Allothser ............... 5 S 1 39 7 7.3 1603768158 17 458558 62 7 98950 II 5T34 26303306 25918993 10328858 1 54622114 54 983 247
MeUlneeoe of qalpi ...... 73255603 69423296 5.5 22 06804 21590475 7 16758953 15745365 35 873455 35 446729 11 456709 11195650 64089 117 62387 744 a2
Dnoretwd.l ............... 1398421 13691 804 2.1 4925691 4742773 3.9 4034614 357015 8027300 7601214 2620031 2523153 14681945 13917382 5.5
r.oo ................ 217 434 d 2686 38 310059 a 83 744 a 45 884 d 110260 17236 a 55 4 8 4 987 249 42 23240
aulltrtt ............ -004381 327148 49 050 17 T -----1 0 37 11385Ul 298480 4-149856 2 0 6 -98V 0 645 5169874 92.1
aIl otr. .................. 57484441 55431208 3.7 -1W 1703 4.3 12798083 1 0 1 26817914 27719404 j041 9-7S 8452523 48657969 48173728 1.0
rff .................. 8259 720 7 460 9'2 9 10.7 3394154 3 167823 7.1 2429 349 2 345 421 5 095601 4787 912 22743.45 2147986 9799 095 9281 319 5.6
traporuatio-bll l .....o 156758 4'12 143 206040 9.5 41627 068 39 228674 6.1 35009 213 36311 63 8 705863931 68685643 26 b97 640 25 320609 135190784 130 317890 3.7
NMtIllnasws oprilo ...... 3572893 3308444 8.0 1028476 961065 7.0. 1085343 1052215 3301665 3 130219 429064 422758 4816072 4605192 4.6
Oanrol i...................... 15112405 12320254 22.7 4574155 3495291 30.9 3 623!87 3016912 6336049 4971857 ,2938270 2612952 13097906 10601 721 23.5
I1.nyoporatiot ap .ens 306 963 160 282 853358 8.5 92049155 86591601 6.3 81389793 77702860 150739962 146227552 55268423 53403710 287398178 277334122 3.6
tet Tetwo wfra r. iOrertl. 921325107 939314247 L.2 27314847 32 107921 14 26 558842 29091011 48523987 560287 19525633 20413006 94608462 105532504 d10
allea tao ouie alo........... 40858 096 39 179620 .3 13492277 14 733 347 4 12801661 13 463 134 22 630 395 26404217 6746536 7891 701 42378592 47759052 a3
Pw-roll ton S............... 12759290 10632609 20.0 3798720 3 223 795 3398 b507 2956649 6211933 5203976 2361779 2011828 11972219 10172453 7
Fdeanl Ios tare k ....... 14192806 15560380 5 044444 6 540.772 2 4907984 6149432 9349656 14050218 2235677 3760798 16493317 23960448 d 31.2
All other tan................ 13906000 129866317.1 4649113 4968 780 4 4495170 4357053 7268806 7 ISO 150023 2149080 2119075 13913056 13626151 .
RAIll. opertting io ... 51274011 Oil 54751 807 d. 6.4 13822570 17 374 574 120.4 13757181 15627877 25693592 29624270 12779097 12521305 52229870 57773452 a 9.6
Zq.lipat rt.-DIr. holso ... 7821523 7462928 4.8 157147 1658954 90.5 2323 224 1782362 5461095 5518775 3166361 3091308 10950680 10392445 5.4
Jolt faollity rnt-Dr. balaen 1637372 1721 544 4 4.9 280464 319 558 227961 196822 661542 805817 608909 561184 1498412 1563823 dL4a
let nalo opertlin tIBag 41815 116 45567335 4 8.2 13384959 15 396062 ad13. 11205996 13648693 19570955 23299678 9003827 8868813 39780778 45817184 13.
latt, of eIpenss to rn.ua(%) 76.9 75.1 77.1 -73.0 75.4 72.8 75.6 72.3 73.9 72.3 '75.2 72.4


b/Include income tax, surtax, and exess. profits tx.
SDeres.., dftest, or other wroe Item.


EP 19 156


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CDJ









INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


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

Compiled from 113 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 116 Class I steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR BIX M011THS ENDED WITH JUNE 1956 AND 1955


Items


United States


1956


1955


iI I F -


iles of ralb mnate at alos
of anth ..................

Frir t ......................
Pasr ...................*...****
Mail ...............................
Sepa ....................*
All other eperatlag rvune .

aily eoperati revenues.

apsnlt
Ma. oef waya stutorel ...
Depreotatts ...............
letiramt ..............
lsltsla tlea .............
All ot ................
KaotUMs eof eaipset ......
Depretati ...............
totuin ts ................
reaio ttel.o ...............
All thel ...............
tranrl. ......................
irseeletete rt atime ......
8Ofeal .......................
Railay operatitag peaes .

eot reveu from *epratIoas.
laiwar tax aoriall ...........
Pa-rell tan i.................
eeral iomee ta / .......
All other takes .............

ailway operettg Iooe ...
=eslpat rsts-Dr. blaan ..
6o1a 1 f tltlr rnt-Dr. ;la.;e
t railway operating inooe-

Ratio of eponise to reveaB(s.


223 717

44 463 311860
369 031894
138 139 599
54 042 651
214 748778

5 239 274782

703 276 314
73222788
6303822
1 782 070
621967634
959146 080
199 464667

770 259 007
127 694 527
1 998 704 345
55 321387
196 418153

4 040 560 806
1 198 715 976
!59 076 693
167 860 512
195107 948
196 108 233

639 637 283
107 688 410
21435935

E10 512938
77.1


224110

4 088 516626
361431427
136 350837
55 802148
193225842

4 835 326 880

653218482
72 312 308
5 256 010
126 981
575 523 183
862 041722
192 842195
d 1-092 157
669 261 877
116 867 36
1 794 3873 50
52790894
174 914345
3 654 220 154

1181 106726
523 450895
136977652
200458 323
186014920

657 655 831
106214933
20 b84 003

530456 895
75.6


5932

$117 113436
31084389
5136429
2282670
8747630

164 364554

23 200967
3102 827
28 771
a 85595

25570092
5 269 255


3118290
69 8095 568
2 199621
7 467724

131 452 262

32912292
12934712
5 358 851
1682 048
5 893 813
19 977580
9070948
4173 042

6 733590
80.0


5 960
(107 574050
29831737
5 185 841
2152 939
7737962

152 482 529

21861901
3020671
62 536
257775
18 540 919
22 091640
4813209


2718341
63 2706 56
2049801
6666733

118 659 072
33823457
10728333
4 515 812
1 192 890
5 019 631
23095124
6601307
3 540710

12 953107
77.8


r I r r I


New England Region


I1I, I t 1 t1II


23072

(686 350638
65 388 385
25 161776
8589 455
37 164360
622 654614

93540 888
11653515
1 304171
890612
79 692 590
136006 019
29 122447

107 452 083
18 542 062
355 226675
7 943712
31946981

643 206 337
179 448 277
79030 842
27 225 971
17436401
34 368 470
100417435
22 206 200
1432254
76778981
78.2


23 176

$626 505 236
64710201
21992 673
9 161229
33732241

756101580

89009234
11 501 241
633 403
783 736
76 090 854
124786 419
28869578

96 128 224
16 921 170
314 873 564
7 4615 56
29 800069
582 852 012
173249568
67 534543
22 431 336
12677572
32 425 635

105715025
21 320 011
1777270

82617744
77.1


1956 1955 1956 1955 6S 1956 1955


22919

1708 077018
100299676
25 338 325
7767629
42195 067
863 677715

100835544
14 587546
486 688
9359
85 751 951
172 187492
33 325659

138 876 331
17 701 582
366 116527
9746471
32170480
698 758 096

184 919 619
70 569 416
26 482 689
15735970
28 350 757

114350203
25807137
3718125

84824941
79.1


51715

1 618 698 991
200 712 046
54 326 711
18 716 805
94 614 051

1987 068 621

230045 296
29 598418
2 400 885
1 29 %15C
19807113 S
366 487746
6797214C

i^Mt
41689 725
842 405 806
20 820 40C
77.286435

1-578 735 401
408 333 212
173654405
65 994926
37 217 008
70 442 47

234 678 805
60 729 235
9392 561

164 557 005

79.5


52055

1 442156 304
194841614
52 516 839
19081797
83665270
1792261 824

211706679
29 109458
1 182 6 2 7
1030870
180 38G724
319065551
67008446

252 354 137
37 341 093
744 260 747
19 257828
68637282
1400 269 18C
391992644
148832292
53 429 831
29606432
65 796 023

243 160352
5372845!
903610!
180 395792

78.1


7988

(338 028 470
8272964
4 131 706
1292 480
12944962

364670582

42 560 056
4654158
202 801
d 1260106

66006773
15 895657
d 228749

50 565 911
7 274 323
112 606 067
1424155
13294720
243166 094
121504488
65 170 081
9818603
42 277 917
13 073 561

56334407



65 534977
66.7


7973

$285 831910
8 423192
4 396785
1248786
9 902 730

309 803403

38464590
4 573 979
508 259
530582
32851770
57139 308
14754632

41 345915
6 548 96
93825 892
1320898
11222 487
208 522 135
101281268
53 318 096
7 32679C
34403155
11 588151
47 963172
S 8 935 044

55 550264
67.3


0.2
18.3

dl
30.7

17.7

10.6
1.8
aso

15.5
3.


11.1
20.0
7.8
18.5

16.6
20.0
22.2
34.0
22.9
12.8
17.5

18.3
18.0


22715

*015 23492S
104 239 272
24 028 507
7844684
48 702 067
1000049453

113 303441
14842 076
1067947
d 830167
204911635
33580 438
A 289 489
d 79436V9
l7V"/ 47W5'71
20029 377
417 283 563
10677 067
37871727

804 076 810

195 972 643
81688855
33410104
18098559
30180192
114 283788
29452 085
3787265

81044438

80.4


Including Southern Region Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Items Pocabontas Region P en perct Prent
1956 1955 cr 1956 1955 5 19cea 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 ncress


le 59707 60028 37424 37490 a 0.2 4514 4558 53831 53795 27541 27539 126586 126592

.1.t.......:............ 956 727 467 51 727 988 214 13.2 650714430 596 9516 5 9.0 *4987558 *46243034 96386792 9692 48 99 3 *2 4007 633 176251734 58 963 1 763 576 76 5.2
Pa e.gei................... 208 985 010 203 264 806 2.8 48 7'53006 46 400287 5.1 26 425984 26 826 482 70419 728 69743 955 14 448166 1 a 19589 111293 87 a111766354 4.
ai.l .......................... 58458418 5-"93 6 24 2.7 19 922403 18 888518 5. 14 189 515 14490 181 34378699 348666058 11190564 11 392456 59758778 60 548695
ZVVOG ........................ 20009289 20 330583 1 I 10165 386 9 849652 3.2 6181694 6716599 13 380434. 14 627538 4 305848 4277776 23867976 2562191
Allother operating rm..e 107559019 93 568 000 5 28 531419 25460752 12.1 26151234 24 559 453 35626698 34075 048 16880408 15 562589 78 658 340 74197090

llooeratinagr.venns. 2351739203 2102065227 11.9 758086644 697550860 8.7 571523965 535 835 749 1 117092 351 1077 194592 440 832 619 422680452 212944893a 2035710793 4.6

Maia tenoeatr" ... 272605 3,52 250171269 9.0 113740249 102571038 10.9 95 947527 90754970 154989785 145 898 557 65993401 63822648 31693071 5300476175 5.5
Dlwettten ................. 3252 576 33683437 1.9 916424 9177565 3.7 9 424649 9 64075024 14551659 14224482 54774808799 1718609 29453788096 29 51443069 7.5
lrtireas................... 2603690 1690886 54.0 1062990 954i132 11.4 892600 7285,68 961240 1262 987 783302 619437 263714 2610992 1.0
2f85 25# & 56145....2. 95017 838081 3663485 2186 884 67.5 334 842 d 61 1. 17786 1' d595615 2150 75164 56003 529177
e.............. ~ 213 2Z9 1 99497350 90252457 10.2 85295436 014638 140 13 7111 -e 5559049 1507 1 96251.2 894 43






All2 5 .. 54 29 1 27o9855. 2470.137 1043 2l053759 20553072 37844041 33720051 17640669 16067342 78538469 70446445 11.6
Mainteneoti 182190103 1608744945191315 76204859 15.1360691181 1250444929554 11.3 47460542 433503768 85871052194695 98899741 324595091378 6545116096 165387938 6616515414607993885 7.6
rse s........... 238.... 82449067797 8175038078 18.1 29329 00 355124 3.4 23902049 22619190 47 385213 4504051699 1404778568 15173064287 868678 627293 58596
P tireeos 4. ...............0. d 51432 9.1 607$56 2 4. 9A -i 9 23d 044 1 99 -4 5 1 394 d 1230531 8 9dI1 46 8 a2
B"A75a158 1145721 : 5 4115 558o 6187 000 d
er 295700054 21.9 107 141955 d857146 5 139 326 52773634 50220895 Z142 .4
Riperat ... 291013210 29112 4 10251127 106243218 5 4281530 4982820 1 31194791 138459603 72082847 72001278 24609294 6089089
fraff... ..................... 48964052 4389005 3 11. 20193379 18 546929 8.9 14 364899 1 3405 024 30483 98 28 306 7 22 1368879 9 12 718633 1 58537096 5 4 400 9 7.
remtt tteratl iels .... 955 011873 831086659 14 255526014 226655 484 12.7 226 171128 201668691 405 406618 577492375 156586712 145 504161 788 166 458 729 66 2 7
le ar e ...... 2230024455591986 20578726 8.1 7073783 6428213 10.8 280895351 37132121049 107611838 114740448 511 2911 5 50710057 18644 26836304 202 26
ane ......................... 90581152 798595 769 13 27298532 4708111 1085 2053759 20 59 072 37844041 33720051 17 640669 1606742 7853846 703464
Railwayperating ehp.ss 1821901503 1 608791315 13.2 560693138 503929554 11.3 474660542 433 503768 858 710525 801879421 324595098 306116096 1 657 966165 1 541499285 7.6

Not revefrom. operations 529837700 493 273 912 7.4 197393506 193621306 1.9 96863423 102331961 258381 826 275315171 116237521 116564356 471482770 494211508 4.6
Mellw taxa&nCrale............ 235824490 202'150388 181 94 862 379 87 378 088 8.6 54048115 52 503775 127 187035 136855568 44 154674 44 565078 225 389 824 233 922 419
Pay-relLuto................... 75813529 60756627 24. 22743290 18335129 24.0 19 749 405 16 624544 35 506503 29 530699 14047785 11730653 69 303693 57 885 896
erlncome taxs79 494925 64009587 24. 42413837 39771 872 66 9 125449 11993432 4737266 64 508638 16701074 2017794 7199186 96676864 24ax.
Al Dtheoreaes. ............... 8316036 7738417 7.9 2970552 29 271 087 15 25 173 261 23885 797 44 307 869 42816231 13 405815 12657e631 8286945 79 5959

3alew operatig income... Z291 013210 291123524 102531127 106243218d6 3.5 42815 308 49 828 2 08 131194791 138459603 72 082 847 72001278 246092946 2602890896d55

Aqutotlsats-Dr.balanc..e 50294051 44795411 12. 6929719 12216551d43.3 13 327905 11 351453 19 539978 19830810 17 596757 18 020700 50464640 49202 971 2.6
Jetat facilit reat-br. baleane 10627173 10 382 057 2.4 2 016 760 2 098 4546 1392 052 1 344 634 4 042975 3888337 3 356975 5270521 8 792002 8503492 3.4

mtretlwee operatingIoe 230091986 235 946 056 6 2, 93 584648 91928215 1.81 28095 351 37 132121 107 611838 114740448 51129115 50710057 186836304 202 582626 !J
Ratio of expenses to rev"U (%) 77.5 76.5 74.0 72.2 83.1 80.9 76.9 74 4 73.6 72.4 77.9 75.7




Represents average of the mi1eage reported at the close of eaoh month within the period.
Inoludes Income tax, surtax. and eoess or profit tax.
Deorease, detloit, or other reverse Item.


pags 2


Statem t No. M-100


Central Eastern Region


EAtern District


Pocahontu Region


Great Lakes Region






IC t/et/9: 94/7





UNIV. O- FL LIS.
pUMUENT DEPTH,

^ 6 5^


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

II111111111111111111111IIIIII INIIII IlIll11111111NI1 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08730 5982 pmuA or uJmawso a r0A ATnanC

G REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
CompiUd from1M3R mDiepo of renmu-exp d espe repnemting 116 CluI a raihways
OCT 1958 (SWITrrCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

THE MNTH -Or a= 1956.A 1955


StateY 1 956
JULY 1956


I .S. DEPOtTOrY I


New d iaOud L R' e gi Cetnl Estum.Rgio Eastr Deitric Poesboote Region
Item
195 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 195 196 56 1955I

Sasr *w 223"6,2 d 224007 A ..d 5931 5960 23070 23174 22706 22914 5i70 1 52048 7993 7 964 0.3
.......... $670707561 711 325 740 16 234,011 118303725 69464621413 6105465579 (1087119386 127 656 942 (219 608 364 $251 426 24 6 48987279 048 50586 1, .0
t2W9 .................... 72 156 2 59 69 967139 5 786 237 5 579 566 11 894 387 11 695 164 18 295,4 5 17 929 840 35 975 859 35204 570 Z 1527193 1 638 754 A
S ............................ 207309 8o 21583177 903247 867501 3752151 4259390 3412181 3590049 8067579 8 716 940 74 623541 757670 H
Mu ...............*......... 8464 954 8703 822 288.836 315012 1074 290 1502 491 990240 885345 2353386 2702 848 106007 128970 ITj
at e1"l0. T'. 35580865 380436258 1415441 1418479 ..5822 9A0 6034195 7.771294 8177507 15009643 15630181 2497146 2311719U'
.aI.s s -taug *807 640567 649 623 503 a 4.9 ;24 627 792 26 484 283 117205 9.49 128 956 819 139 181088 158 239 683 281014829 313 680 785 I 53 741166 53 342 976 .7
s**u. uh We,11811359 121785671 3. 3683151 3560428 13 895 3.22 16906'808 16128215 18806226 33706688 39273462 7113488 6454969 '10.
to .-O... 1 248 596 12 11737 .1 519 287 491 444 1 952295 191433 4734 249174 4945236 401051 77724 741 7
.or4amte................ 1507,817 1327700 136 57329 15s843 151959 384173 93 694 237756 302 982 637 771 A 5.I 27 344 24 11?1 13.4
4 65019 72105089-:::::::::. .- 1i 725 L .786 2 9L.. 1 J_8 -' __Ug 29a1 A 0T d 2151-2-8- .4 d 9 4 26 6 %
S *am, .................. 4107 875 6335 307002 19010 130f- I21 393 86-42- 3 862792 5404574 -35.0
1uwsofr ..... 2......1. 2148 01976 147079647-2 3122 27 3 3961 21827 306 21 12029 27638213 32 5074735 525877 56 57049 22 10609088 96725784 9.7
375665 3 42 583 4.2 888468 888977 4907381 4 76 700 5649 172 5 537 610 1 445 021 11 22 287 2641 507 2451 799- 7*7
louttie"14.............. -e 062_ 13 4.2 4d .544. 514 a I& n Ls. g 1
anaIte i............... 1 4807 6,52 4 6814Q 2'r 03-0* 2 294 005 0 93 18
aUe6...9.3 128 07Z 714894369 2659753 248230 196136 2700145 59317964 45859249'A3 793217 7046 1.
teIth 2...................... 20748196 19503368 '496506 480882 3023293 Z89255 35230097 2895848 6749896 6269245 1204324 1094421 10.0
reeetlewL **u bl 3246806870 ,318 118101 2.0 11145 277 11: 666 679 55 500168 54 263 567 64012 029 64749632 X30457474 130679878 17 812 887 16 259 304 9.6
aherefles-Mu ........ ..84029'? 9754367 .9 352063 347 871 1230441 1363026 1707295 1629099. 3289,799 3339996 8 292168 296424
....... ....2 ....... 32 580 742 27477578 18.6 1204,987 1081 855 5094747 4080 618 6172346 4561689 12472080 9724162 2382886 1803141.2
alltr .eert umeopen, 654404870 644435557 1.5 20004221 20577176 1003712.77 100608563 1188.88195 125150229 239263693 246335968 1 39414841 35581041 10.68
vonsfse r. ot. 15323506917 205187946 "2#. 4623.671 5907107 16634.672 28348256 20292893 33089454 41751136 67344817 13a. 14326325 1776193 &19.3
senruoim" t.............700225843 90125013i39 1805-796 1948266 9242,109 12204391 429 370. 12608518 19477 275 26761175 7810308 & 9639172
l ......... 27 714 311 24 54 543 1 3 852-959 788708 4543-92 3927351 50642 87 4753537 10461118 19395596 10. 606349 126214 927-
bT^eem ...U 100211i5I5 34i140 4 75 l341404 0 361397 i, 2663663 L__ aL721-35 3121446 0 6 4656i360b 64506 3 960600 6 9o5s910
An ,~towns............... 3 287 377 317564 4 1 6 828161 5 613 377 4855389 4Y733535 11 175073 3. 2 24 4359 2081 213
3lls prtta sm ... 83212 8 54 115062933 I "! 2.84A7 77 3 958 841 7 592 56.3 16 143 865 11863 523 20480 936 22 273 861 40 583 6,42 1.AI 6 516 017 122 663 19.8
oim -.i I2 1827 468 19311357 LM 1 03 103 3927 1351 592 2 496'8 57 3454752 4 109 009 4762 389 7 639 793 9568733 120.2 1 1 32 875 dI 1411 .1.4 I
Si'btblrea..lle 33I52404 32053761.6 0 757684 630161 1527.17 159747 665405 617877 1575806 1407785 11 783 i7W 43
ustreselr oesi-s tIsUe 61432982 92546200 I3,6 1026164 1977088 4942989 12529366 7089 109 15100670 13058262 29607124 155.9 7671058 9663364 120.6
U.le of e.Oee o ,ea8ee(%rr 81.0 75.8 81.2 77.7 85.6 78.0 85.4 79.1 85.1 78.5 73.3 66.7


ei4 f mo9hsmen Region Nortwatern Re-on Cntl Western Region Southweaten Reion Wart Ditriet
Items pbeatos
1956 953 1956 S1955 1956 1955 19 1956 1955.1956 1955 1956 1955

iesrmf e epstalset 59760 60014 37399 3743C 6 45201 4525;6 53806 53 754 27522 27547 126529 126557
-aNs..........................59760 60014
ftwm*-1 .6268 5956 1 6 '299 932 107 4LA$94,2501.15, 94736413 $79328147 687 528 31 6163 6.3 844 $164 062 894 864799 81 6665 O 195607761805 316657220'.

i ............ 17508 7940 407010 2152175 1865550 5 795608 7178208 6888929 2959708 2893013 14003466 155775500 S
nrrr.. .rs4e ...... 7502 3654 64 43 3'0564 ,a A71 11" 31399le9 11961 09 5940957 968 15417 524341265 136 215 101 76*254865 1
.S" s e eu Im... 334755995 _67023761 La9 11155689.9 111 5 9770 44 92759249 102909545 195711096 194580708 73258418 73511785 361728763 37100203iL 1i
b e408 620176 512843110.7 17904293 17 925823 88 4 1 17 5968 85 29017687 28 759326 11482 9 11775206 59 388 860 58 13141 2.2
Nam OF a .572244 224 5665 66 3 1 59:288 '1 536,797 1 575 2 A3 1 591 777 2 44193,8 2 384 503 915643 938497 4 932 824 4 914 777 .4
BE5E ................... 32 6 23-3 83 153.3.19 078. 425 308 146 5 0 279 309 220 856 99 991 1450413 904 608 51246 76.
332r e061s0A 4539 14805743 11.3 17a871 4 .84837809 582068 272233 211 6-09 207740 2155080 174 756 23.1
I e r2 0 0 919 91 99 A 15 584 129 16 55053 117A4110 0 2 37 5 613 756 25 881 734 0255 449 10489834 53336 348 5252983 1.
i t 8..... 21967844 2'6672007 2P239l120 20064- 109 15 738 014 7153667308 35 740 878 34009 245 11:58607 511634 8030 63065767 610105 3.
3sIA8 ..................14086588 13 6750086 4937 748 4 7553757 3.9 4048694 3820602 8060905 7 644 282 26417.0 252786 14751389 13992740 5.4
............ LA-4- 7-i 17 'o47 276 77; 'L 9 4V37i
ilN SNs ............... 0 42' 26 765241 26079 687 830 170 47710 671 46 470246 2.7
l.....-. ....... 79 2 7 6313S.55 a.6 2 325 764 2 256 554 '4814744 4 645145 '2305544 92104448 446 652 9006147 4.9
m lsti...tl...s 148 288361 146939 182 *1141,5 426 39 031463 5.3 1 37161122 372299559 71436 179 6409572 266482 243835 1352646783 2075 .
6iSI*S 207i93 35819 36 47 174206 9 1 114 2 5 A069239 a 1129178 41882579 3 565 6599 3 9421161 4492 64 438968 5144 041 530487081
................. 11527303 A 4640351 4L 414893A 11.6 3839 212 3384 624 6 363 690 5 7653865 2-882523 2651332 130865425 11801341 1029
hpqus tisehwem r e 2 78 281 917 00 o 99 331 4068 6 8 5- 12~ 5.8 3 7908&1 771 77 092 509 150 938 7 77 146009.334 55 374 380 54 043082 285394 928 277 145 425 3.0
:ftL: I I 1 8510672 6 20p 624 401 26Z24So581* ,13677 478 25 817036 44772 319 48 570 874 17884038 19468703 76333835 93 856 613aI
uom f tw 56 0'77 4 61 400544 71 89828 9 9960. 928as 4417 649 12 979 233 20 3 4 .014 2179569 6 991 707 6988838 33752 370 41763638
: ...............12 4667 0 701 745 3780419 i 3 206 Ia 3 373180 3 064 593 6114,56 5 269096 2378 677 2 012 982 11 866 425 103466Y71
hw ro inn .......... a 12 442 41 -3, 94 1-91 74d9 79 7S0 541- 2 17 72451

28789 8:78 48706 305 U9ft 11841 511 %4 263-65-3 .LZeR 7 259 829 12 837 803 24 429 305 26775307110892 331 12479865 42581465 520'92 97i 18
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206t9 ,18 7 a57 586 &12- 643 e 1153401 4 2.843 582 2 195 652 7 013 508 6 691470 2,706 b16 2 962 757 12 563 606 11 849 879 6.
1/5V023264 0 3927048-1 47.512-C06078519 14331705 23.5 -193407 205 950 6614 22 524393 537 887 568094 1 392 716 129843,7 7.3
an ndlv mom 20729 320 39 270 488 147-Z 12 078 519 14 33:L.053 &1!5.7 4222 840 10 436 201 I1 754 375 19 559 444 7647 928 8949014 28825143 38944 6592
wie of exms S. fi rsomM 8S!2 76.8 81.3 76.5 85.3 74.9 77.1 75.0 75.6 73.5 78.9 74.7


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMERCE COMMISSON .
BUREAU r TRANOrmot0Mo AND iuATWflC


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNIT TES
Compiled fmmn 3 monthly ports of eaue Wald exepase mrepreting 16 Cl3 M I sam i lways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)' ':j
FOR SO2 NorWha MDIN HMB Jnlr 1956 uAn 1955


Stadtit &No. M.wa


United State New England Rein Orat Lakes Regi Ceotral Etmtern R ginai Pomiamotas Ragio

6 1955 1956 1955 1959 1955 19 9 195 195. 1955 1956 1955


Mix ItW .*I.81* 223700 224 094', e &ZJ 5 931 5 960 23 072 23 174 22 714 22 918 5711 2 0 52 0. 7988 7973 0.2
$ *134042 58 14 799842 364 7.0 133 347 44 7125877775 781013 051 731 970 815- 923 970 023 0 835733 960 138 330523 1 693 see554 387 01 74 9 0334 337771 71.8
............ 441188 153 431I39856 2.3 36870626 35411303 77282572 76405365 122534707 118229516 23668790o 230046184 2. 9 00 17 10061 948
158870527 157 934914 .6 6039676 6053342 28913927 26252063 27440688' 28928374 62394 V1 6123377 4 755247 5154455
.................. 070 64505 970 2 571526 2467951 9663745 106637280 8834924 8652974 2107L 9S 21784645 1 98487 1377756
Sur -rrt 250389644 831269487 10163071 9156441 42987268 39766436 56473361 50372574 109623700 99 2954 51 1442108 18214449 6.
a.p watgr 6 046938511 5684950384 6.4 188992346 178 966812 939860563 865058399 113923703 1 041 91739 8 .8 10661 105942609 7.7 418414748 363146,379 15.2

1 o meme. 821 324117 775004 153 6.0 26884118 25 422 329 107436210 1059165042 129366130 119641770 263686 45 250980141 5.1 49673544 44919559 10.6
merftm st. ..... ......... 471386 84429625 1 2 3622114 3512115 13605810 13 1417674 17315731 1708070 34 5431 3401050 1. 54341 06 1583091 1.7
Stel.m.....*........... 7811640 6583710 18.7 86100 78379 1456131 1017576 1 161641 724443 2 703 87 182098 48.5 230 145 '3 532 70
11ee2a7............... ..a1273 598000 104.8 A. 781 8 220014 962 670 707510 11. 7 878a88 .A 2242j 0 792254
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boft........................i 148442714 130370729 8.9 3614796 3199325 21565356 19813685 2325947* 20597430 4845 64 4361033 114 847864T 7843381
hdjm t.r- kt.........2 32332491 8112505451 10. 81040845 74937335 410586845 369137131 481295591 430866159 97B863881 874940625 1.2 330418954 110085196 1.
WerIe.tlm uta..... 5. ISS61683 62545861 4.2 2551684 2397672 9174153 88245'82 12384368 11375570. 24110199. 88597884 6.7 1716323 161732B 6
MI................. ......288999806 202391984 13.1 8672711 7748588 37041727 33880687 44044384 36732169. 89758868 7836144 14.5 15677606 13025 626 20,4
Mlu*rI.aIgm.r. 4694896497 4298655712 9.2 151456483 139236248 743577614 683460575 922895826 8239083851817929923 1646605148 10.4 282580935 244103176 15.8
3.8, _I.rs. .,_. 1352042014 13 86294672 L.A 37530863 39730564 196282949 201597824 216357877 218009073 45017669 459 33 746 135830813 119043203 14.1,
3.1W 8e eurls ........... .6290 99537 635759092.5 14.740508 21676599 88272951 79738935 90118226 83 177 934 19331 17559346a103 72980389 62937368 15.9
S1 B ............... 195374824 161232195 21.2 6211810 5274 5C 317698.63 26358687 38474372 31236226 76456 045 6286943 81.6 11424952 858B939 33.0
1.ae ..se.V.........2: 805129103 234578347 9Ua3 1613833 1554887 16404090 15341215 16609765 18857416 34627688 3575293 3.1 46238417 40699065 13.6
Iy .. 228 595 610 817771367 5.0 6914865 5847792 40 098998 380-39013 35034089 33084 28 82 6479 54 7697109 6.6 15 317020 13669.364 12.1
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a1t e ab.b 1 24988 338 24 189 379 4 9307826 4170 87 1 584 971 1937 016 4452671 4 336 003 10 96 368 10B44389 0 14 6 51698 9
t A r "1 "..atu. 15m 572038860 62003 094 LJh2 7759754 14930195 81721970 95147110 882255 887 99925610 1778707.611 21000291 0 J6 73206035 65213628 12.3
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r6 ........488...... 8 40 108 2 2* 57541018 54895601' 4.8 32614180 3298228C 66959906 85175281 175849681 18 2 973 13715907 136 39483
Ia1 w....................... 67149538 66388234 1.1 22868008 21757678 5. 16 405156 16747280 39593182 39920450 128612.4 13120352 68858982 69738101
m................ ......... 82468688 23168 401 111782 852 10822295 3.2 7343409 7949 308 1528417 1757072 4997244 50012841 2896607 30528 27
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l2w em 3Tgm.. 2686518360 2469088988 8.8 669242453 809148565 7.4 664283214 638745294 132 80344 t18 2 71 775 6 514 O 903 7 49632 9237 2 491 177 698 240 71 83 .
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1u11 a-am um. 2100510858 1890708384 11.1 651084546 589302678 10.5 553742313 510 5 6 2 77 1 P09649302 947889255 379969476 360159178 1I94336109 3 1818644710 6*9
a- e ,mtm.g Ismwai 586007502 578380664 13 218817907 219845887 110540901 128149017 303154145 323886045 134181559 136033059 547816605 588068121
h*f.l*? o an ........ ..266112074 238550836 11.6 103845269 99339 016 4.5 60465764 65463006 147530049 158651135 51146381 51551916 259142194 275686 057
........... 880997 71458372 3 26523709 21541256 23.1 23122585 19689137 41421071 34799795 16426462 13743635 80970118 68 32 56
'4ehslkIet mmiSS--" 80866105 76452003 54 42856766 43714 029 8046208 17537589 '4236850 73823294 19183174 23045432 91406232 114406 315
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h 6lrU Lasm 2850913646 275216543 f8s2 8 1051663166 106259266 1. .4 32318192 47568322 124366213 134299892 58777043 59659071 215461448 241527285
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R sep natae Sem otf he all.u exported at the olose of each month within the period.
I lae t=Ir- u, urtax. J @=*se or profit tax.
Deoerase, daeltlt or other reverse ItMs.


tags a


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Subject to revision


Items


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


lill111111I 111111111111111 11111 lllllllllllllllN INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08730 6139 BUREAU O TRANSPORT BOONOMICS AND STATISTIC


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

Compiled from 113 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 116 Class I steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THIE 10IMH OF AUGUST 1956 AND 1955


UNIV. OF FL LIB.

OCUMENTS DEPT.






U.S. DEPOMTORY


New England Region


Great Lakes Region


Central Eastern Region


I r_ + ~ r + r7L -


1956


1955


1955


1956


1955


Eastern District


4 4-4 I I .11I.4 1- .1 1~-~-


Miles of road opwated at olose
of month ....................

r.iAt .......................
Passger ....................
Mail .........................
IXprs .... ................
ll other operating revenue ..

eillay, operating revenues


Main. of way "O stmetarOe ..
Deprecolaton ...............
Retireents ................
qallsaton ...............
All other ..................
Maintenance of eqipmnt ......
Depreciation ...............
Retirements ................
Rquali ttion ...............
All other ..................
Traffito .......................
Transpertttlon-Rall line .....
Miscellaneous operations ......
General ......................

latlwary operating expenses.

get revenue from y. operations.
atilwar tax crn l..........
Pay-roll tanu ..............
federal inee tase k/ .......
All other taxes ...............

Railwea operating iom ...a

IqAipemnt rent--Dr. balance ...
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance

Not railway operating income

Ratio of expenses to revenns()


223 573

9764 708 226
70 936 032
22 133928
10763 029
38 7532 54

907294469

122 304174
12 283 132
2 077 017
1465 553
106 478 472
154 976 688
34 594 173
S55 922
339 508
120 568 929
60 514 423
339 088 153
10 182 900
32 C56 320

679 722 658

227 571 811
102 301 829
28244 b 2 7
40 928 945
33128 357

125 269 982

17 971938
3 707 508

103 590 536

74.9


223 970

$764 914 735
68 183 617
21789 037
10 691 209
39 538 884

905117 482


127 774 076
12 084 838
1 857 536
d 1 280 971
115112 673
156 656 753
32 518 876
d 168239
373 821
123 932 295
19 108 904
326 972 264
9 5 99 957
29 27200 5

669 383 959

235 733 523
105 558 267
25 1116882
48 527 319
31 919066

130175256
17 027 756
3536 456

109 611044

74.0


d 0.2

4.0
1.6
.7

.2


d 1.
1.6
11.8

d 7.5





3.7
6.1
11.6

1.5

S3.1
12.5
dl s.7
3.8

13.6

5.5
4.8


5931

$17365 857
5 924 041
634 083
495 421
1452 b70

26 071 972

3 794 386
514 333
13 096
757
3 266 2 00
3 685 541
905 68 59

2 939 685
442 057
11075 356
347 544
1254 624

20 599 508

5 472 464
2128 047
963124
79 973
1 084 950

3344417

979 039
727 791

1637 587

79.0


5 960
$17 158156
5 271 178
875 660
453 916
1 450 930

25 209 840

3 298 205
501 84 5
53 523
60 943
2 681 894
3 601 608
888 297
12

2 713 299
441053
10 948 417
337379
1121884

19 748 546

5 461 294
1 942 204
826 690
264117
851397

3 519090

1035 518
617 981

1 865 591

78.3


23 031

$110 961019
11 519 016
3 941111
1 8193162
6 329 660

134 569988


15 6573 51
1 9528 53
296 034
13 4924631
22 831986
4 931 838
d 107 814
d B71340
18079 302
3 067 317
57 796 518
1371779
4 952 404

105 677355

28 892 633
12 798 864
4 580222
2 268 936
5 949 706

16 093 769

3 126 457
256 603

12 710709

78.5


23170

112 143124
11 445 757
3 632 643
1726 275
6 467 278

135 415077

18 906 172
1 910 28
d 250 687
248 708
16 991123
21 805 324
4 804 3 56
6 81094
d 23050
17 105 112
2755402
55 836 647
1 141 512
4 776 911

105 221 968

30193109
12 932 458
4136032
3 077 508
5718918

17 260 651

3 204 003
252 920

13 803 728

77.7


22 690

$134 508 169
18 105 440
3 838 085
1 608 384
8 455 914

166 515 992

19165 229
2 477 585
260 349
305 268
16 122 027
31195 545
5 729 b14
d_ 32 9
670074
24 799 196
3 232 966
69 378 715
1699 835
6 328 790

131 001 080

35 514912
13 698 937
5 259128
3 504 772
4 935 037

21 6815 975

4 685 4 52
629 644

16 500 879

78.7


22 914

3132 770 644
17 350 170
3 911 682
1398 503
8 478 380

163 909 379

19 592 372
2 430 621
10 283
d 624 03
17-775-501
34 542 322
5 531 842
d 33 463
3f----ZT-4-V9

2 946184
66 984 891
1585052
5 239 583

130 890 344

33 019 035
18 509 238
4 936 451
2 846 702
4 726 085

20 509797

4 493124
620175

15 396 498

79.9


51 6 52
$262 835 045
35 548 49 7
8 C13 2 79
3 922 967
16 238 164

327 157 9 52

38 C616 966
4 944 771
569 479
221858
32 880 858
57 713 072
11 567 211
S 271 0 5p
598 734
45 818183
6742 340
138 250 589
3 419 156
12 535 818

257 277 943

69 880 009
28 625 848
10 802 474
5 853 681
11969 693

41 254161

8 790 94 8
1614 038

30 849 175

78.6


52 044

e262 071 924
34 067 10 5
8 419 985
3 578 694
16 396 588

324 534 296

41796 749
4 849 494
4 186 681

37 448 51 8
59 949 254
11 224 495
d 114545

48 684 853
6 142 579
133 769 955
3063943
11138378

255 860 858

68673438
27 383 900
9 899173
6 188 327
11 296 400

41 289 538

8 732 645
1 4 51076

31 065 817

78.8


Eastern District
Including Southern Region Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Items Pocahontas Region

1956 1955 I s 1956 1955 Increase 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 nose



i nath .................... 59645 60010 1 37398 37436 d9-A 45201 45223 53899 53754 27 520 27547 126530 126524
S.................. 324 715 50 318 117 919 2.1 104 981 052 $102 876 862 2.0 99175180 $99344976 4170579913 177784360 S65256731 66790598 33501124 343919934 .
Pasr 37107252 35644984 4.3 8635466 8296539 4.1 5935800 5999026 16210619 15249740 3046895 2993328 Z5193314 24242094 3Y
Mailnge.......r.................... 926009 9068537 2. 3079905 3026687 1.6 2375665 2393621 5 5833521 5463071 1834739 1837121 9793925 9693813 1-
xprss .........................4 151 846 3772 875 10.C 1613677 1564 772 3.1 1454823 1444039 2705850 3100 294 836833 809229 4 997 506 5 353562 a6_7
All other perattg rsvenans 19302640 18949278 1.9 4006925 4 473537 ..10.4 5220720 6203597 7180117 6 990 258 3042852 2922214 15443689 161160691.4

ilway operating revenues 394537186 385 553 593 2.3 122317025 120238417 1.7 114162188 115 385259 202 260 020 208 587 723 74 018 050 75 352 490 390 440 2 58 399 325 472 22

Mt 4633980 4714221 1 1861061 18579693 .2 18042932 18265740 27760396 29793037 11556185 12421385 57359513 60480162 d 5.2
Deprecition .............. 5720614 5615315 1.- 1596492 1537934 3.8 1588466 1594917 2455299 2392773 922261 943899 4966026 4931589 7
Ptirese ts ................ 589 706 d 147 627 405 832 981 993 45a.7 452 017 284 194 450 041 509 826 179 421 229 150 1081479 1 023170 5.7
ualteons............... 95 018 5 53 31 9479811 546 544 Ad 2 449- 3 a 1304 703980 a 80 971 167965 105163 422554 d 137112
Stheron .................. 39928 642 43 64348 15 660 376 16 606 310 7 1645140 6 547 933 24151076 2697140 10286 538 11143173 50 889 454 5 L.
Ysinte.* of equipment 68226488 70733988 3.1.S 22998 062 21400 888 7.5 16212043 17 239589 35931711 35275245 11608384 12007043 63752136 64 521 877
Dsato i ............. 142846663 13678113 4.4 5471064 4604134 13.9 4078937 3831762 8118840 7658021 2640669 2546846 14838446 14036629 5.1
etren1 ....d........... 714 271 -4-546426 4s 8034 -9 d 4078 937I 142. -1901 d 9866a 01782 d7p 5121
Ratisaties ..........67.1.202 117 210 926424131

llher.....53848252 57021978 7 75 16 906 641 5.0 12183880 13399795 27772450 27233961 90 9369920 48969851 50003676 4..
Traffio ....................... 7954 750 7231662 10.0 3332156 3085859 8.0 2305760 2157832 4636414 4 504582 2285 343 2128969 9227517 87591 383 5.0
Transprttin-ll Ill.n... 157448716 150891239 4.3 41766518 40022868 4.4 40051066 38870626 73094094 71657526 26727759 25530005 139872919 136058157 2.8
slaneous oprstion ...... 713535 3342907 11.1 1106474 1048429 5.5 1321975 1243445 3599970 3509887 440946 455289 5362891 5208621 3.0
GeSeral........................ 14803484 12968698 14.1 4814955 4258045 13.1 3903396 3491147 6164935 5602935 2969550 2751180 13037881 12045262 8.2

Rllwr operating xp.es. 298480953 293 882 715 1.6 92628846 88395782 4.8 81837172 81268379 151187 b20 150 543 212 55 5588167 55293871 2E8612 859 287105462 -b

Net renne froy. operations. 96 056 233 91 670 878 4-8 29 688 179 31 842 635 6 32325 016 34 116 880 51 072 500 58044 511 184298863 20058619 101 827 399 112 220 010 -.-2
Eail t ls......... 42985818 40 630 251 5.8 13 902 709 14 437 780 13 929 974 15 532 413 24 442 887 27 079 901 7 040441 7 877 928 45 413 302 50 490 236 dA
Pa-rolltaes ........... 12537855 11240491 11.5 3789047 3 2 98 3 26 .9 3475409 3116672 6069543 5369297 2372673 2087096 11517625 10573065 1
redasal loos tax....... 16 249 456 .5 979 837 1.7 5 262 329 6 502 807 d19i 5 995 082 7 881 981 10 979443 14 485 620 2 442 635 3 677 074 19 417 160 26 044 675 &b64
Allothertaxes............... 14 198 507 13409923 5.9 4851333 4636647 4.6 4459483 4533760 7393901 7 24 984 2225133 2113752 14078517 13872496 1.5

ailway operate inoe ... 53070415 51040627 4.0 15785470 17404855 5 9.3 18395042 18584467 26629613 30964610 11389442 12180697 56414097 61729774 L d"a

quipet rnts-Dr. balance... 7226731 66 08 929 6.1 723957 617597 3379393 2728454 5 450 090 54Z5 260 2 639 681 2682 510 11469164 10836224 5.8
Jointfacilityrent-Dr. blame@ 1814478 1661 509 9.2 3 Tb 423 994 15.3 230608 225676 713 614 654 749 589 853 570 528 1534075 1450953 5.7

et railway opteratintnom 44029206 42570189 3.4 16150472 17598258 8.2Z 14785041 15630337 20465909 24684601 8159908 8927659 43410858 49442597 &AiL

Patioe of expenses to rTevenm() 75.7 76.2 75.7 73.5 71.7 70.4 74.7 72.2 75.1 73.4 73.9 71.9




b/Inclnde income tax. surtax, and mxcses profits tax.
I Decrease, deficit, or other revere item.


United States


Increase


.8e

.3
4.3
2.3
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3.3
11.6
12.5

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8.2
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$61880 305
1 558 755
646 819
228879
3 064476

67 379 234

7 717 014
775 843
20 2 27
a 126 .649
7 047 784
10 513 416
2 717 4 52
4 93945
- 230160
8 030 069
1 212 410
19 198127
294 377
2 267 666,

41203 010

26 176 2 24
14 359 970
1735 381
10 395 775
2 228 814

11 616 2 54

3. 1 564,217
200440

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7966

$56 045 995
1 577 879
648552
194181
2 5528 690

61019 297

6 917 472
765 821
39 254
d 282933
6 390, 293
10 784 734
2 453 618
d 2 665
196 656
8 137125
1 089 083
17 121 284
278 964
1 830 320

38 021857

22 997 440
13 246 3 51
1341 318
9 791 510
2 113 523

9 751 089



11504 372

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10.4
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10.4

11.6
1.3


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10.8


11.3
12.1
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23.9

8.4

13.8
8.4
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Page 2


Statement No. M-100


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 113 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 116 Class I steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR EIGHT MONTHS ENDED WITH AUGUST 1956 AND 1955


t* United States New England Region Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Items ------
1956 1;55 n 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 Ir


ils .atl 223685 224080 931 5960 23068 23175 22711 22917 51710 52 0 5S 79. 177 7989 7971 0.2

retn. $5 898 750 810 5 564757101 6.0 $50 713 304 $143 035 931 E691 974 070 $844 113 939 S(1 058 478 19 2 (68 504 60412 101 165 56 6 055 654 474 7,4 (448 896 054 390 383 766 15.0
!eat .....................5 12124185 499582183 2.5 42794667 40682481 68801 588 67 851 122 140640147 135579686 272236402 -411328 3.1 11358912 11639827 _4
ail.......................... 181 004 455 179 723 051 .7 6 873 759 6 929 002 32 855 038 29 884 706 31 278 77 3 32 840 056 71 007 570 69 653 76 4 1-9 5 402 066 5803 007 .6.
Mapss ......................... 73 270633 75 197179 a e6 3066947 2921867 11482907 12389995 10443308 10051477 24993162 2536333S4 1.5 1627366 1571937 -.
A other operating re.vu .. 289082899 L70 808 353 6.7 11615641 10607371 49316948 46233714 6492927! 58850954 125861864 115692039 -.8 18506584 14767139 25.3
aileyopertingreenu. 6954232982 6590067807 5.5 215064318 204176652 1074 430 5511020473476 1305769695 105826777 2595264564 2430476905 6.8 485790982 424165676 14.5

Main"'. O1fwar st5s" 943628292 902778228 4.5 30678504 28720534 123093561 124822214 148531360 139234141 a02303425 29277688S 3.3 57390558 51837031 10.7
Depreaetaio e............... 97754519 96514463 1.3 4136447 4013960 15558663 15334702 19793316 19511341 39488426 38860003 1-. 6207249 6104412 1.7
etiremoeatt. ................ 9888658 8442493 17.1 99196 131902 1752165 766889 1421991 734726 3273352 1633517100.4 250 372 571624 5.AS2
etqelitent ................ 2 677 826 66 971 d 71 60 280 957 878 503 956 218 & 85942 d 672 672 52 648 564503 -1 2 376 260 509 321
.llat Ion.5............ 8333507l289 798510243 4.4 r l4 469 24293715 104904230 107 764 405 128 175-596 89-66Y 746 259 Z51718 866 3.1 5330919 44 651 674 19.4
aintene o eqpmnt ....... 1262 620538 1166494947 8.2 32 37770 29132709 180665309 167693772 263741429 239237549 476784608 436064 03 9.3 67 129277 77596824 12
psiesqtiu n.........i....... 267 821602 257.782 654 3.9 77063582 6590483 38961666 38470634 44959124 44395110 90984372 89456227 1.7 20654616 19660049 5.1
Netirmente...............6.. g7713921 Ad aA85d1i4Ra.52d 3007ZA d 1210 01A --- A!;2 dogL___Z9Q5L297371 d 39-Az d 236 852 d 77159 -
teaiteORn............... .....481691- 201887 2 & -d8, 880 20 d 44 O8 A4843 t93 4 T 14847 7 :&ttZ
All other ..................I C03 3244548 908088540 10.5 26311696 22545211 -i 129608796 D45:16 194944232 392 h85O0 3470982 13.1 6652829 56529217 17.7
lote .............. 168 95'7-148 155 479 634 8.7 4 056 853 3 640276 24 632 673 22 569 087 26 492 440 23 5435 54 55 181966 49 752 917 10.9 9 691 057 8 732 464 11.0
traffelo........R....lln. 2662 413 068 2439477714 9.1 92 116 201 865885752 468323363 424973778 550674306 497 851 050 1 11111 13870 1008710580 10.2 149617 081 127206 48C 17.6
Trsanerlnse ope-tions ..... 75344583 72 145219 4.4 2899 228 2735051 10545932 9966094 14084197 12960623 27529357 25661768 7.3 2010700 1896286 6.0.
Mselu............o........... 261655525 231663929 12.9 9927335 8870472 41994131 38657598 50373174 41971752 102294640 69499822 14.3 17945272 14855948 20.8
Rillwayp operating expense 5174619154 4968039671 8.2 172055991 158984794 649 254969 788682543 1053896906 954 798669 2 75 207 866 1902466006 9.1 223783945 262125 033 14.8
t revenue fro.operations.1 579613828 1622028196 4 P 43008327 45191858 225175582 231790933 251872789 W51 028106 520056698 528010 899.9 Ld 162007037 142040643 14.1
ailwr etax cnroa y............ 731401 365 719 134174 16868555 14618803 101071815 92671393 103817162 95687172 221 757532 202 77366 9.3 87340359 76203719 14.C
Pay-roll taze ..l.............. 23 635752 186 344076 20.0 7 191335 6 101210 36 350 085 30494 719 43 733 500 36 172 677 87 274920 72768606 19.9 13 160333 9 930 2 57 32.5
Pay-roll txests.......... 246 058048 283 099 666 4.1. 1693806 1818404 18673026 18418743 20114537 21704118 40481369 41 941 2 65 -.3 56634192 50490575 12.2
Allther takes ............... 261 707565 249690432 4.8 7983414 6699189 46048704 43757931 39969125 37810377 94001243 88267497 65 17545834 15782887 11.2
Railry operettg inaeo ... 848 212 463 902894 022L d I 26139772 30 573 055 124 103 767 139 119 540 148055627 155340936 298 299 166 325 033 5311- 8i 74 666 678 65 836 924 13.4
Equipment rts-D. balance... 143887789 142554048 .9 11083914 8988417 27829514 27978766 38246546 35062650 77159974 72029833 7.1 13.3_.2AJld 12 567907 -
Jointfacilityrent-Dr. .lano 28 695 875 27725835 3.5 5658517 4788852 1841574 2189936 5082315 4956177 12582406 11 34965 5.4 1612886 16868311A.4
Net railway operating income 675628799 732 614 139 LZa 9397341 16795786 94432679 108950838 104726766 115322109 208556786 2 41 068 73 3 .13,5 86386066 76718000 12.6
Ratio of sapnse. to revenues( ) 77.3 75.4 80.0 77.9 79.0 77.3 80.7 79.2 80.0 78.3 66.7 66.5


Eastern District
Including Southern Region Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Items Pocsahontas Region rcn_
1956 1955 t 1956 1955 r .ent 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955Increase


of Mth.*................. 59699 600234 0.25 37416 37476a.9_ 45210 45254 53825 53786 27535 27541 126570 126581
et.....................2500616202346034C 8.7 $50045597 $794564946 7o 677078866 $650116341 112975005491265 929247 24 064 178 508108327 2 49864359 24242153915 3,1
Passengers ..................... 283 595 314 275 753 116 2.8 66 17644 63 1 92 13 9 4. 38549980 38 921 306 103 170 525 100 425 021 20 631. 882 21290601 162352387 16063692 &1.1
Nai............................ 76 409 636 75 456771 1.3 25 941913 24784 365 4.7 18780 821 19140 901 45 176103 45 383501 14695982 14 957513 78652906 79481915 d 2,-
Unprose........................ 26 620 528 26 935 2'6 L-..2 12 786529 12 387067 3.2 8798 232 9 393 347 19 231.267 20 671019 5 834 077 5 810 470 33 863576 35874836 15.f
ll otheroperatg revees .. 1443 68 448 130 45917 10.7 36 60 8955 34458465 6.2 35237505 36 558 659 49985023 47954235 22882968 21377816 108105496 105890710 2.1
aillwaropratingrevenues. 3081055546 2854642581 7.9 991559478 929386982 6.7 778445404 754130554 1515063467 1460363023 588109087 571544727 2 561617958 2806038304 2.7
Sn ... 5969983 344613920 4.4 102522 13907654 8.0 132 878940 126617595 211767868 204450920 69032278 68019239 433679086 419087754 3.5
D.preoation t.............. 4569398367 34496415 4.4 12706205 12 252376 3.7 12588359 12827428 19448896 19001758 7315384 7468486 39352639 39297672 .1
etireents............ 3 523724 2205141 59.: 1741705 2089444 1769 925 1160517 1 790590 1 93 669 1 062 714 993722 4 623 22 4 147908 11.5
Nqalistien..............it 24292 1073 824 5 065 259 1820914 178.2 693 762A_,15442,j 6, 200 24 4_ 844378 935 478 L 1194 13 41475
All1 other ............... 12342 k 996 37054C 5.6 130742054 12291380 6. ii14 11 6 10 I8214 2971 7978702 60751644 38986174 379225883 2.8
lrinten ofqipmnt 6...... 63 913 85 513 660 854 9.6 182098369 16 509489 9.4 141270604 129 045 859 283867 284 568 184 2 31 91 470 396 89 094 514 5 16608 284 486 324 604 6.2
Depresoiatqi................ 111638 988 109116276 2.3 39 737 853 37913015 4.8 32029680 30271 5 55 63564958 60342819 20850123 20138989 116444761 110753363 5.1


Trsoerta-E.l. i..... 1260730951 1135917060 11.0 338377958 8541166 8 853834 8108073 24955556 24493023 3300590 3444901 36509980 36045997 1.3


Trafll t... 1....... 97 6 556 873 023 584881 109 26 873 38 3 a766 43 8.5 1837996454 17819 41 9 94 56 725030 17821878 16876601 110844361 106919670 3.7
miscellaneouopertions ...... 29 540 057 27 558 054 7.2 9 294 546 8.41166 a 253 834 8108 073 24 955 556 24 493 023 5 300 590 3 444 901 36 509 980 36 045 997 1.
%Onsrel....................... 120239 912 10435577C 15.2 36753838 33119091 11.0 30 796 366 27 434 843 50 372 667 45288371 23492742 21 469 854 104661775 94193068 11.1
ailoperting expense. 2 398729916584411 2 3908704591 039 9. 743658108392 677 698 460 9.7 635 5790184 591 864612 56 116082537682209 10984324699520 9435557646205 415 45 0666149 2 23197350951105 750172 6.0
t rentefroaly.operations. 68206735 670 051542 1.8 247906086 51688 522 142865920 12 265 898 35422664576 361930 56 15255142 6 091 678 649 644007 7002881376 2 7.2
ratiw t onocsle............09 097 891 279:181087 10.7 117747978 113776796 3.5 74395738 1015 417 171972 936 185 731 036 58186822 59 4291838 04555496 326 176 291 4.1
Par-rolltssete..................100435 253 62698863 21.4 30312756 24839582 22.0 26 597994 22 805 808 47 490614 40 169 092 18 799 135 15 830731 92 887743 78 805 631 :[ 7-.
Federal inse tanesV ....... 97 115 561 92 431 840 5.1 48 119 095 50216 8366A. 14 041 290 25 419 570 65 216 293 688308914 21 565 809 26722 506 100623392 140 450 9901?2852
All other teas e................I111 547 077 104 050 384 7.2 39 316127 38720376 1.5 33756 454 32790039 59 266 029 7,253030 17821878 16 676601 110844 36 106 919 670 3.7
Railway operating ness ... 372 965 844 390870455 t4!f 130 1.58108 137 911726 d 5Z 68470182 81 250 481 182253709 196199520 94364620 96 6615840 :45 088 511 374111. 841 1-7.8
quipeont reats-Dr. balnce... 63827 700 59 461 926 7.3 5 562 707 11203046 L5_Qa 19 550 852 16 275 561 32 003 576 31 47548 22942954 23 665 967 74 497 382 71 889 076 3.6
Joint facility reat-Dr. balanO*e 14 195 292 13 621 7 9 6 4.2 2 781 7 6 2 2851156. 1816095 1776261 5418011 5067479 4484715 4409143 11718821 11252883 4.1
Netrailwaoperatinginoes 294942852 317 786 733 1.72., 121 813639 123857524L_.._., 47103235 63198659 144832122 159184493 66936951 68586730 258872308 290 969 882 111%0
Rlot o ofapontee to rsvne(%) 77.9 76.5 75.0 72.9 81.6 78.5 76.6 74.2 74.1 72.7 77.5 75.0



# Represents average or the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.
i/ Includes income tax, surtax, and excess or profit tax.
g Decrease, deficit, or other reverse Item.




UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

111111111111llllli I II illI lII INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08730 5677 umajparTAMnuarorr o0M01101AMD iWAnmA


eamEl Ns. M-1
PTEMBER 1956


UNIV. OF FL LIS.






U.S. DEPOOTOfWY


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPE IR EXEISES OF CLASS I STEA ALWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Cmapald from 1 p n130 a ooi ma uband epepi rqmeuIm 11I6 pClss I sas wa
(SWITraUmG AND TrMuL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THIs 0ONT OF BEPTEMBER 1956 AIMD 1955


It United States Now England R gi OnM lak Ri Ctal Eln Ro Ema Distrist Poatale Begion
1956 195 56 1S9 i5 955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955


niL .i .t .r sas s as 94 to seso asosa asiv9 1955 Lo sm s9on1a 7955 Tos loa"
2f 26 39.. I.............. 233469 223 9 959 3 5 23 3170 290 3, 8914 519 520432 o7993 7966 0.3
"SS^W-trtiort^^.;0 11849476 0 b33 78 3741 T 26233499 L&9 en 3 S 1 896 69"0 $2
1,01$................. .14.. 45 2 13 520 *746s 013093 S 09 713 a .17560578 02i28870261 0e o9 7719 X9 l3 a e 734 36349 95 12o 10 2 8 8675 s 1so 4
has'e a s .........m0 59 36730 59539 3 5170529 4 9163 6 96 9996 5 106970 07 16705692 1654065 354334 320 142 1 7 3
.ail 32447056 29*2904 83454i 9, 10 41361M,4 4077 163 57351 4 176136 0s8s45502 9IS748741!. 33JL1*7 657092
Suel ........ ; ............ 2e 447 0e a 526 .2 0 &2 834 517I 92-347o -41o 4 oooI 2 13 87 57 Iosoops 545 s os o 1asa ns1ole
IMpe.......................9. .9I4391 959 4530 60 703 1559933 1 47 5 33 1517301 3648164 3530210 2. 07149 106463 -1
All otbt.op*oft".tinm 364239 9 506 S3 l 51 6a1389110 1 39994? 690093- 67437286 8775 53656 693 38 10336168 6 23360 61 4-9 2533677 2391099 10.6
lIw orerwatUigr in 7465074887 8766619761 A.0 134797 .25 e 55 13350 2 3 18 61514 165 0651 08 5 1.2 26 327056 24 91 3180195140 1.7 6 3914643 87611348 7.1

ibis ofmw m&o ?.11349430 124045431 .A2 1791540 1945 16483196 1650656 16427919591936270 38690931 41 053 10LA0 7l41095 16942498 7.
o.ullati. .......... .... ..13915 12 16567611 14539 5012 8379 4510 19114514 632 41 3484614 45 1075 4 27 1 12. 7 1674675 769130 0.












sanwepeassagr:venus. J30286.oi 376956085 4*6 117087125 1387190908 13 7479 11487816a 5 94 75 960 1291466 85051992 1-S5895 57924091 21273487 0 .
Ie hr8te 6. ........... 159 1 7 7 12 207 17 86597:0 2N410211 16000546 213480 204400 34 387144 40 0 2 0109 4 315288 913106 9.7p22
awlwanto ............... 22436485 6812046 76.3 d 04 22 k9076 17772 5136669 2673 12656 10 2 50 19 7 4 50 5946093179 9k7526
Allsteow...................98603706 109966502 _w 06
lt ofa.tlu l4m2827 136.. 15210925 1597466 366060 1691790 1 7 3 276872 0 13915 316487 143 319685 5 5500 866 59 350 1 j_. 98790596 101230 149 .
.lotiy67ks..643i1 ...........62 -ii1 A- 2 331299 3o6 oso019 ao3d 6 so9056 -
Dntrtomuen............... 8 1..1o 6. 67.; a 17s4eo s7366831576Ya73
lf e11720382 (202626) 1 7O4 79 78 6 5 7417 1 7 57. 723 8. 45401306 4 7. .0678 67173601
*'0e0 ............ ........* gl 2 1 71069 4.8 4 66691 45 95 3 9733 67 2 759572 3 0 1300 662063 10 15 1077
!winn3 gnStm ....1 539002371 315041169 .3 1005940 39 47436 5 4 01 67 5226 64452 474 1353789 465 2 9 8 718 5 126513644 1-67684 99
imoo mopotu 3..... a 66174 1 8 8 6 19 .6 3i 141 -32034 4 1306 084 .152572503 1 63 1 69 S63493 32360847 3037058 6 243 0 s23 26851 8 .
Omral....................... 32034737 29389128 9. 1146 8? 1125 7- 7467 7416 4633 474 33 66 5437409 12661920 55 1157 240 3.95 a28071754 193206 6X
Bannerawoting spav.e 657 880 452, -651.446 4 53 19963746 19 691 3,3 105 561122 103 i964'760 129 060 019 127633623 2354 54.6089"a 9 468 606 1.6 991227 37319131, .9A
3airo .owUo 216969922 235235324 1 5171049 554166 27941360 2666667545936109493 33376012 69120802 6770694852.0 1 3418521 142 414 9.
hlClt M.o,,oa............. 100 410 94 1016540 160913 929 1i3633 13266 620 6 15563 3659 5 360 2761 10.088 50 16330 12B18239-2 5
r-wl..ou. ...................27264 6518 24 391 262 1 .887152 7235 79 4507736 1 3958 54 I 3 2 4 957 4846214 1067484 95503 28272 12.0 1651539 1340370 23.2
haral ine an I/....... 1 9117 462S 44l603136 Al. 9L 8!1 317121 3,021826 33.0501 54324 344 20929036 7262 649 6 526658 11.3 9179475 8655580 7.3
All othlaS. ............. 3..4028 601 32660 1484 08 871 99 6 306 779 562716 5054 875 506073 1 45166 28 5 55 89 7.0 2254382 301267448 5.9
hilwq"lmi mm 15... 1558988 123 581 317 1 aL. 3Lil27979iS1 65 1470 14102 919 i1000 54 14 21 24877 207 2440093 3873144 8 40092109 A 1 10218 461 9318016 9.7
xsr t rwt--mr bo.me 15687171 16737447 5.64 1090179 84135.65 2590771 2903109 4094732 45626849 7775 67 807145164 A1- 3401 d20435162. -
aimt otli ro-6lal -a 4344 3546 3152009 9.3 707 821 638 418 140459 185 226 7068 6210 1 986 1555101 14 054672 10.60 ;4554310
ot rolua operatimno"M 97 428271 1037691661 2 m 1486179,7 2171447 11371689 129128209 154714 1 547 845 231 261 2940067 30 53140592134 14231626601 1 1 10.6i
3atio oif 5a"Zt 1Htrewn 75.2 74.3 79.4 1 78.0 79.1 78.1 786.2 7563 78.6 78.7 362.8 63.5

EAst as District
InciwuAlg Southirn Regioan Nonhweste Reaom Ceotral WeaternRepen SouthwmastwuRe" Western District
Items Pocohonto. Region __
1956 1955 I ncrae 156 1955 Incr 19s 156 1 955 1956 17 8955 19-56- 1935 159 196 195533 A .

UL24 of root e oapstal at .1 ..
9i 6i0 0 ......... 4 9.. 39625 60009 d 0. 376397 37436d. 456150 452 14 5809 53753 2748 27547 264472614 0
pheaid6....................... .320600970 31. 414 518 2.9 .101.838 001 L02 636 767 69.7485'917 $100555039 V163191779 $166125922962 09668536 98530847 $322774 549 31 961806
3ftL.......... 130 077 33 46291a5 803a831 6 713462 4408616 4755102 6 2 4 29'24S 1113 663 2554 755 2 493957I 19I39216S 1935646
YAU i...........................9468629 9 835 840 3162047 3161882 23.4263 2408824 s32366 5636470 1649751 1879688 0616380 9925162
385 53........... 3 8 93 716653 148821 16580 701 191646046 19238240 21812087 251961007 750 418 827473 4095651 4661 719
A1l .&heblr masen. 19567365 18 :27 160 5. 3795 02 451624 5781192 5934993 aA40 6 9.0 6 457624 283,9437 2825659 1061519 15208476
Rolwapitiauwmlov.. 386633334 376 957085 2.6 117087 12.. 118,609060: -:: 1111742a3,4 114 878122 189875567 193929686 70091 114 73308023 371140 915 381 1153831

.. f w a trt. 46101906 484 976 1767984 160476 1624498 1652004 24716770 28191323 1075018 12 288519 51 71 568 56999888
5 .I 1599 or 158ot36 24 09 177 rit-,
DopuwofottM ................. 5725 750 56311001 164254 1- 13 2067 .6 1599614 1569361 2646052 2394450 869651 918698 490417 44902
atiom .............. 681 197 388153 76.9 99353 *415730 139. 327 674 74909 1i7s615 292977 .158229 252661 673516 620547 8.
Bvio"ISt ................1100131 d 14IS 203 74 -19131 181626 49022 242345 9230,4 63 5156801 934 876 939 772 1 2143860
All athor.....................38594828 428649476 d 1484002 165376086 14135668 14896,754 '21 825 8658 21273434 92.07 13f7 10 .82 0184 45168663 50 262 21r'2
,slatesmanta.pmt 67464665 69 480747 i &223021 4 21212 690 S. 163,361 51 17073125 34732941 34 220 999 11354719 11 987308 62413611 63 281432
i.Urmio..................14384985 13643766 3.0 547467 4 805760 13. 4081 547 3627718 8149 310 7 682586 26376827 2552 718 14868684 14-063019 5.
oa..........d 2.....624069. 82063 2 42 a 387 d3 2 A 887 A 52 411 128
~Asumsnts ...............a2855.07 A
All dwr .................52 575 1 .09. no .0 Me 6.;4 go To 0.9 .73 9826825 5 8 7746 4947655874 4874825
TrnoagrartoLm-amu Law 154320849 146177402 5.6 4038471 38 924430 3 38652 379 38 225 648 70 1149719 67076665 25529709 904370 4 134296803 1307393571 27
Oplerainos ...... 3479 870 3 283913 60 960 4 0 966a641 4-.0. 8668 196 1 048051 3164987 3090993 400719 414221 4433902 4 5532651219
General........................ 14 969 6 74 130 79306 14.5 4 66586 4 159945 12.3 3679583 1526703 5823-674 5853125 9a 884 218 -2770049 1389.474 12149877 2.0
nDlvropmri awapsss.a 294097G6I 287807737 23 8926862 86,957614 2.7 ?e8094567 786615787 1432686651421 ?4147 51.50783 55109377 274514015 276681102
Nat~nmmfoml.oparotta3 92524516 891493848 27816 50 310651 446 .33079667 36 g16 544 46606902 50015539 16940331 16202646 96626900 104434729
mIan bo...m ..i......... 434374591 39739223 9.7 12680W69 1069201 15534.906 17 373694 *92104_6 9 8 224254 9 6,5158643 -7-046 439 44155447 46845782
a-"r92...................12326384 10 86864 13.4 360722 1 35 6 -264314 3 0165 I5T 5,866931 5 237a61 1 2359 995 2,05711 13 I:331 2 40 10311 329 9.9
1.6miamotaUK" k1..........15423124 15162236 0 412146.6 649512961 7550551 9825 886635 199586020 20169 85 2685657 18453891 22469137
Alh hor tmu13....a.............147066 083 13688343 7 4 4 95220 490 1. 4720037 4531658 7411416 72310060 2 2303601 14 370 316 14061316 2
Ibd)AW oyaItomee... .. 48949927 4941012 5 d 9 15 1376 6Of 16 51822l486 8.7d 17 544 761 18s842850 24 502 2 OC 0 275869 69 104244 88 11156207 52471453 57 588947
3l"ltm.t asa-3W. Iols"... 5464"960 6326354 6134 3,1741 6 -. 3377502 3234639 4867000 4 908 846 22935119 2629979 10539621 10773664
Joist faculty roiut-Dr mel 1768 031 1629605 By 6 1 343&3 159,5 200569 115412 620384 719765 5648885 5753591 1585838 1410766
ISto loO oJ-tOittacm 41716936 41454166 .6 15165 343 _10 8331806 1969 13966690 15492599 19014820 21 961L279 75644864 7 950637 40545994 45404515
Ratio of expeameto 7ovbeaa(% 76.1 76.4 76.2 73.3 70.2 66.5 75.5 74.1 75.4 75.2 74.0 726



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INTERSTATE COMMERCE. COMMISSION
UREAu OF TRANsWOT ECONOMICS AND STAhnSTICS


1 OPlIATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I StEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled fro4 113 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 116 Clas I steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR NINE MONTHS ESD)ED WITH SEPTEMBER 1956 AND 1955


Statement No. M-00


Items Urted sbmes New England Region Great LaLsa Regisn Central Eastern Rgion Eastern District Pocaiontats Region

1956 1955 1 i9j6 L05 156 195t 1955, 56- lo95v e 96 1955 ;

AlSL oa rread opfto at oloa 797 0 .2
r manth6 2.... .............. 2236 0 2 i4009t4 0927 5960 23064 23174 22709 a2 91 51700 52 51j9 791 0.
Friht ........... ....... 16643964330 86 3 10770 194 *$.3 3l67 923 017 lP6b5 96 509 B. C 02 861.69Y 952 893 7231 192 715 64 2 109 87 351i2 63 00 562 12 77583 6.8 a 5071 '034 1444 75175 14.1
Pumg ..................... 72 450916 -9.17206 2 ;2 47965196 45 598S61 98768584 98 5Z2029 157 345969 .12119 1 304.07949 296240741 2.6 12 645 642 12 975 290 2.
it .......................... 203451512 OZ645955 4 7708896 7 65445 36993 17 33 i 86 3 151631 4 37016 98 798531072 788f2512 1.3 6025193 6460099
vasa........................ a 2709795 8515 2531 2 367875 3 374901 13091610 13949926 11921841 14568 28641 86 28893509 .9 1834495 17584219
UI oter opr.lnIs remain .. 327 506803 309060 235 6.0 12974751 12 007 31 56217870 '52977442 73702931 66 3 034 14289 52 1 31 a21 2800 21040281 17058238 E3.3
liyOperatingaa e.s. 7 829083355 7466749843 4.9 240199115 229-432.0o3 12079329 3 1 152304990 1470 838207 332412 i29 18970255 2 7 S C44 5 6. a 48 5 4 82 91Y2 e 15.6

uls. f ara u.trtesMm ... 1 C59222 612 1026842607 3.1 3446004 32 339 128 139 75577 143472 70 16 958555 138 470411 406994356 334282409 2. 64 01533 8 791276 10.2
Dp.rlat ............ 110053E35 108680340 1." 650636 4515780 17 512708 17246447 2276158 I595g'6 '44439 502 43721 813 1 4981924 6873702 1 .
Iotirwma s................ 12236907 98663924 4.1 114351 103557 ? 135 6 635'266 1649661 366743 369927Z. 1 705568 18.6 05648 884 727
a8lldUne4 .......123 074 74 518176 806 00 736 110 .79729 Pa 452 541 15 937 109.6 1781 328 4364 51 -
4921474 1230744 1 L 517177 31_ 1939 091 .,2 97 2059 6 ,A36 17.2
Al othw .... ......... 5319 10 9 9081 75269 .t 27201613 1192139 24 85 045 1 T2 16 52433 9220301 639091 1,2 ,0596396 17.2
Kltatesuase lpm ...... 1444801413 1320469816 7.1 36 0384 189053434 2 95 387191 2 73436237 E534 36916S9! 495314281 7.9 97008874 87827320 10.-,
Dp..tlao ,........... ...302490142 2 )0295220 4.R 79739$7 747788 43921280 43278018 50696689 A49j9,175 *102 5919 6 10 68 078 1.9 23572018 22074965 5.9
P .tirm : ..........I : C 4 i H 216- L 8 1.n A- 5 P9188 1 7--r3 86 -- 13 2_f 62526 267645 a 86217 -
alliroaQ16.....9..3...2..-.. 0 -0 15i 1 A-.... T3T4 ~ 1~3 451r --- ---TO5)3 _T 99"
=i1 the*.... ........ 1029271116 8.9 Z29 1f 6 5 25 373 964, -T 8Ub12 4 .14 6 165 769 4684 1-578 5 I.TE a 9 r 37T9813? 15 5 18e6 917 10.8 73702098 64376593 14.
Traffia .................. 169261073 174850702 a.2 4523544 4096234 Z27606040 25 32865 29673020 6546843 C1 80eac4 i5971736 10.4 .10831251 9840249 10.1
Trapsartoeair-llit n .....2 991415439 2 7B5 318904 .f 102711104 .6 364 195 525665697 4'9 362 579 618526534 5E2 303524 1L490335 2 1B6030296 9.6 269148465 144064164 '16
lausleanu opnrtlos ...... 84218757 60 510,8 .4.0 3212369 3055891 11852014 11118819 1S701819 145.-4116 20766204 8 69aS-26 7.2 2 953723 2143141 5.2
General ....................... .93680262 k11053057 25 11 074207 9e 95959 47 17E 547 43 310 942 567i09 806 47350161 -114956560 100657062 14.2 *20253026 16778014 20.7
lailwayr orating eape se 6032 499606 5 619 486 124 7.3 192019739 178 6767017 9544816091 *891647303 1 182 956925 1 082 631 29 2 2 329 792 755 2 152 954 612 8.2 363296872 319 444164 13.7
Not rna- fta. wroptloua. -17,9'6B583 749 1847 263 7 1 9 2.7 48179376 50756026 2.53116842 608657687 287881282 2843044.20 5g9177500 5957178334 14 185410753 163483057 13.4
Ellrw taxsAcroals ........... 631812298 8'0788381 3 38 18759814 16 531501 .11491015 105537601 118476918 108523091 252 14688 230 592 193-0,3 100525594 88328117 13.8
Pay-roll ............... 250900602 210738338 19.1 8078487 6824789 40657821 34453264 49013457 41018825 979497765 82996878 19.0 14811872 11270687 31.4
Pdo*ainel t tae ..../., 285175530 327703002313.0o 1609705 2135525 E2694852 21699244 24439461 2463s1I54, 47744018 40467923411.5 65913667 59146155 11.4
All other ta............... 295 736166 282S47041 4.1 9071622 7571187 52357483 49385093 4502400 42871112 06 453 165 99827392 6 19800055 17911335 10.5
Iatiln oprsatite looe... 964771451 1026475 336 8 ,6.0 29419 62 34224525 138206,686 155'120086 .169404364 1757810 628 337 030 61 '. 365 126 40 .7. 84885159 75154940 i2.9
oseant tals'r. bala .. 159 574959 15.929S493 -.2 12174086 9829982 .,.30 420285 '30881875 '42 34127 39 689'492! ;84935648 80401349 5.6 1S 648 691 14613069 -
Joat foollltyr.Bt-Dr. am. 32139421 30877843 4.1 6366338 5427310 1982033 2375164 578913 5538'163 14137507 13340637 6.0 1 8251 1TU7T4d 4.4
**ot rlplartwattaliaism. 773057071 836 306 002 .l 1l0879 38 18'967233 108 I 043648 121.863047 121S273 951 13055351t4 '2379574'57 171 383 654 Ad1S3 98702 332 87857245 12.3
Rati ofo pates to revenueo(n 77.1 75.3 79.9 77-9 79.0 77.4 80.4 79.2 79.8 78.3 66.2 66.1


Eastern District
I.clulo a o Southern Region Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Ites Poeahontsoo Region
S1956 1955 1956 95 1955 I -rcest1955 ca 1956 19555 196 91956 1955 1956. 1955 s

ile f ha r ap q rqtd at loae
or mLf.................... 5960,9 600224 d.f 37414 3747-479 0 45 23 45249 53824 53 784 27530 27542 12655 16 575
Pre s...................... 2 870662590 657452756 8.0 9 883598 9 B720171 6.1774544783 @750671380$1460692328aI4320L5S16 586161031.*673389174 Ak8214181412756115723 2.
Paeaa ..................... 316725391 09216031 Z.4 72980322 9 995 61 4.4 42958796 43672332 115599770 11 538.684 23186637 23784558 18174520 179995574 1.
5l.U......................... 85787&65 85292611 .7 29.103960 27.94624 4.1 E1115084 21549725- 50808469 51019971 165546733 16837401 8846928 89407097
Lpr a......................... 3047582l 30651 9 2 a 1442747,47 1396 7 7 7 2 9 92 2978 10 631 587 21412 54 Z3Z67026 6584395 6637942 37 959 22 40 536 55 6
ll other operatig rw.wa... 163935813 148 986 33 100 40403 975 3897471 3.7 l 018697 42483 652 56425913 54411 85 25722405 24203675 12316701 121099 186 1.
ilwayloperatlg rvenues. 3467677880 3231599666 7.3 1108646602 1047 99604 2 5.8 689 61 638 869008676 1704939034 1673292709 658200201 644852750 325275887 3187154135 2.

eaa.oa.a* 4atsa8*e9re 4 5795889 393073685 3.2 167935069 1576812C1 6*. 149123920 143137641 2364846.8 32 642243 9-9783096 100307758 485391654 476,087642 2.
IDapeets .............. 514i2146 50595515 1.6 14 34753 13884444 3.3 141883173 14416789 21909448 1t 3 6208 8185035 8387384 44283056 44200381
r.u -3............... *1,4204920 2590295 62.3 2735243 2505174 9.2 2097597 1235426 1978204 2286646 1220943 1246383 5296744 4768455 11.1
fusor _376................. a 3988 7 393 6524 8 5. 18695006 1840035 186.4 d 512136 61 149 696 42.d04 615916 1 4512?79t 2597 37 981 247 L 3eA49
ll .,r ...... o 33923547. 1451562-06 -139451627 4.4 -L Wk 0 -aa-i69 212 1 554 452 '10-575- uc8 92539 90 _372 434830 60 242486155 1.2
'aiaaes sqslpMa 6-313785708 583141601 .3 204400S792 187722179 8.9 15760675 .146118984 "1859022 -02405230 102825115 101081 822 L.79022095 54960 036 5.4
rest4 4.............. 1.2596 974 122'760 43 2.6 *462127S 42718795 5. 36111527 34099270 71714i68 6480.5405 23487950 -2691707 11 313445 124816382 1.2
.4.......2.3I... d .) 24839s a 265 8A6- 150 340 48461-...261 36517 1 2771.273 5 271119 2 4 734L15152 410 a 900 5 -
uqraSn............... 14669 1 -?r- ^ ,r 4 .. d- 76.s 946 ._...A.41'- |54i6- i.T' 7-a 6-2 H16362 -
all otr .............. ..511684 105 459 563 510 11. 159 392 542 1451034209 '3.9 121980 524 11 768 45 i476719 3 4 ---7-71-51 78 070 826 -49T I 24 673 397 5.8
trflTo ...................... 726338655 65811985 10.4 30149 094 27853524 6.P 21309708 Z0087416 44658130 .113749 PO51086 19 160 26 8647 I124l 11 5193 65
iMtpartalMW:"-Nll lie 141 051500 122094462 10.4 7761M677 344814246 9.9 342035690 32106523 620053 610 65j 6396 136E3! 51166221 909 535 1 197 600962 1 1 610 196 6.1
NMiallem oprlan ...... 33019927 30841967 7.1 10254948 9509809 7.8 9122030 9156124 28120543 27564016 3701309 3859122 40943 882 40G 599262
osamr.. ...................... 135209586 117435076 15.1 41419427 37275036 11.1 34475948 30961546 56198341 51141496 26376960 24239903 117051249 106342945 10.1
allwr opewatig ep.as.. 269S089627 2472398776 8.9 32922013 764656074 9 713674051 67526234 1304105 487 1 41346 614 488708428 470 558 42 62 506487966 238243174 5.2
Naot Mr nfroa By. op.rsttoit. 774588253 759 200890 2.0 275724589 283 3399.68 2.7 175945587 198482442 40083 5547 451946095 169491773 174294324 746270907 4 84722 61
Railay tax, ai.. a........... 359 672 482 318 20 310 10.6 130428873 128 845998 *T 89930644 98 389 111 194077634 208 156 685 64702665 66476277 348 710 943 373022 07o 3 L5
Pay-Trol t a............... 112,761637 93 567505 20.5 33919982 38053873 20.9 29862308 25822395 53297545 45406653 21059130 17887912 104218983 89 116960 16.9
iederals ae t.*sas o....... 113657685 107614078 5.6 52240562 571687971 8 6 21591845 35245 022 7402644 98266942 23582794 29408163 1192772 83 162 920 127 1
All other tas................ 126253 160 117738727 7.2 44268329 43 623328 T. 38476491 37321694 66677445 64483090 20060 741 19180202 125214677 120984 986 3.5
al1y opnratint inc se.... 421915771 440280580 d4.-2 145295716 154493970 6.0 86 014 9 4 3 100 093 331 206 755 91 3 i23789410 104789 108 10718047 397559964 4317007884 7.9
IlqulpistpantB-Dr.' lM.c.. 69292659 65 788280 5.3 5245297 10840475 1 51. 22928354 19510398 36870576 36853.394 25238073 26295946 85 037 003 82662 738 2.9a
Joint .facllty rt-Dr. b.aaa 15 963323 15251401 4.7 3071439 2 96279137 2016664 1891673 6038 395 5787244 5049600 4984734 13 104659 1263 6651 3.5
et railay opeattg ainom 336659789 3s592408991 .AJ 136978980 14069070412.. 61069925. 78691260 163846942 181145772 74501435 76537367 299418302 336 374 3991 a1
Ratto of apes... to ro.nues(%) 77.7 76.5 75.1 73.0 80.2 77.2 76.5 74.2 74.2 73..0 77.1 74,8


# Represents average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the Derlod.
/ Includes Incooe tax, surtax, and excess or Drofit tax.
6 Decrease, deficit, or other reverse Item.


GPO 400397


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Subject to revuion


UNIV. OFFL 15.^



tJAN 16 1957


M -WMTjumHY \


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

III IUIIIII G lIDIIIIIll llllllDIII llll I
3 1262 08730 5826 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU O TIANWSPORT BONOMICS AND MSATISICW


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 113 monthly reports of revenues and expense representing 116 Class I team railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 1956 AND 1955


I


Statement No. M-100
OCTOBER 1956


U.-- urr


united States New England Region Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Items II I
1956 1955 5"ec ~ 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 Ic" s 1956 1955 *re


of month .................... 223461 223942 d .Z- 591C 5958 23036 23170 22 690 22907 51636 520357993 7961 0.4
i...................... 28043733 7776-33304 6. $18946644 $17049784 $1243;52 944 17 123240 $146011209 1L38063978 $289310797 $272237002 6.3 $64115920 $57569248 11.4
FrSe ............. 56500495 55864979 1.1 5146930 4458187 9C44110 10215412 16828872 16145509 31619912 30819108 2.6 1217401 1234558 j d1.
Kall ....................... 24794994 24745694 .2 970665 913498 4524716 4 517111 4461 992 4470845 9957373 9901454 .6 749760 689845 8.7
_pr........................ 13 t21232 10635341 28.1 763175 395966 2586748 1633917 2169650 1610 618 5519 573 3640501 51.6 336927 226065 49.0
All other' p.rt O rpatgr 40238 837 38 867 518 3.5 1543 350 1 383 700 6 787 795 6 692 355 9 273 547 8 338 547 17 60469P 16 414 602 7.3 2 632 697 2 497 501 5.4
Eailm operattiag rinues. 963199291 907746836 6.1 27370764 24201135 147896313 140182035 178745270 168629497 354012347 333012667 6.3 69052705 62217217 11.0

Maisnof: i&stet. 124277150 123143616 1.0 4022075 3278225 17415478 18566720 20080174 19570009 41517727 41414954 .2 8038172 7105100 13.1
SDpr.ottion .............. 12310526 12070599 2.0 510492 503943 1958033 1890303 2515609 2432859 4984134 4827105 3.3 780808 770147 1.4
e.ttrMiat ............... 5187 968 2485418 28.5 17870 26946 334525 1149548 348998 180812 701393 1 357 306 48.3 123631 35984 243.6
qlisOtl.i ...............d 2340 630 123 4496 2.4 3048494 2771117 94 1175543 27351010 9 s167786 4980063 4870 62455 47 2.-4 85292060 181755 6.67
Ail th' .................. 2 4184 21067842639 4.2 3 57409911 46877135 527299 92 15650874 3375257 3016 956549 799 7412467 645 277 877 .0 684183 6117088214 115.8
vaintaeo.o of eqaipmnt ...... 162682 923 155741 018 4.5 3 950 841 3 580 745 24314 114 20 812 039 33 859 051 35 160 255 62124 006 59 553039 4,3 11240769 9987483 12.4



rapsrto.ti.-B.. '.." 110" 347157820 332738865 4.3 11316977 10789073 650772683 56589157 71725596 68434926 143815256 135813156 5.9 19684020 18282748 7.7
DeprIeniatinratias..... 8797175 8840295 2 .56 337472 284954 1192695 1253095 17154885 1606698 3246052 31442747 3.2 2217239 229836 17.
Sifp i" ..0 : 34353984 30141132 14.0 1294707 1170464 5495807 4982412 6633387 5489062 13423901 11641 938 15.3 2484058 1874451 32.
invre prtiti geIpe0ses. 699353236 670789156 4.3 21431983 19580596 112718076 105131110 137389350 133326604 271539409 258038310 5.2 43056441 38598498 11.5
Iet re,,sa roa t.ePeottioa 263846 055 236957680 11.3 5938 781 4620 539 35178237 35050925 41355920 35302893 62472938 74 974357 10.0 25996264 23618719 10.1
tlroetenrUe1a...e...tio.. .12548209 103034547 18.9 2046466 1534697 16009963 14259574 17015918 13050051 35072347 28844322 21.6 14561|60 13162544 10.6
Pairilrtaaeo ............. 28214874 24155446 16.6 900643 781109 4744943 3929214 5468268 4787101 11113854 9497424 17.0 1633814 1296831 26.0
rl on ..... ....... 60171 59 46154280 30.4 52 160 157100 4 78 785 86 276 6489 625 2920 128 11280570 7923504 42.4 10638465 9648135 10.3
Al oth.r a...............: 4158786 32684821 4,b 1093663 596488 6526235 5484084 5058025 5342822 12677923 114,23394 11.0 2289281 2217578 3.2
lalw opwatlo9 in2am... 141300846 133923133 5.5 3892315 3085842 19168274 20791351 24340002 222 52842 47400591 46130035 2.8 114347C4 10456175 9.4
ipStrt.s-O-D.pe ation ... 168040622 1976284331 11522452 10134592 2 95217952 5 2725306 43126508 4850672 8 4224 812 9 792400 d4 747 2 221 S2 3 238986 -9
Jottei..lit.r.at-.Dr..b..ae. 3546 453 9 8 3413189 1 729D202 6084983 159 8032 2441460 6597005 57441 1447039 164269864 13 222605 1874451 23.9
I.tralwayroperatingicoe 121713785 110881 511 9.8 2011861 1463287 16050490 16274835 194683895 17172649 37530740 34910771 7.2 13969690 12253804 14.0
sotir of .eopo.Oe to rnus.e.() 72.6 73.9 78.3 80.9 76.2 75.0 76.9 79.1 76.7 77.5 62.4 62.0


IsDiostol Southern Region Northwetern Region Central Western Region Southwetern Region Western District
Items Pocahontas Region
1956 1955 4 I7er9e 1956 1955 3 9 e t1 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 4 0.6


al nat ................ .... 59629 59996 1 900 37397 37435 1 l_27 45150 45219 53802 53745 27483 27547 126435 126511 Z6.-0
?.r".i..me............... $3. 42671 7 5 $329806250 7.2 $114460539 $107 679558 6.3 $105279289 $100855675 $184626805 $172592581 $70050387 $66659240 $360156477 $340147496 5.9
P.Sler ...................... 3534267313 32|053666 2.4 61722 70 6213 4718 4158 12 9 4164935 11 099 409 11159849 2233374 2273060 17 4909 12 17 597842
Pal.e......................... 110707133 10591299 1.1 3441417 336082562. 2567571 26030245 6111804 68192526 1967069 1990588 10646444 10781539
Matpr....................b...1 560 0 3866566 51 1916 713 164 753 28 1459421 1285208 3307113 270273 1081i485 913541 L848019 4 904 0 22
Jl oth.fayrr..tala:e 3 256 7389 189123103 70 4288779 4980 772A20 6 324841 5653932 6360990 6396988 3026838 2923723 15712669 14974643 4.9
trilw operateg roerons 423065 052 395 229 884 7.0 130 279 718 124106 810 5C 119789247 114 562773 211706 121 199 047 217 78359 153 74 800 152 409 854 521 388 410 148 5.
MIl,. ,fo e00 tt. 45 89 4 4 2.1 19037109 18690631 1.9 17109470 1 460 881 26918 041 272894EO 11756631 12182570 55784142 55932931 LTaj
DRpa.t t o ..........5e764942 5M59752 0 1562446 16 2 661 1597847 15. 6170 2466272 29799 1 944517 4918 416
Deptreiat.................. .82 024 1593290 6jpJ 605689 79715 732342 173094 532802 721 598 492111 117 721 1757 255 1012415 73.6
9e.i.t19oa ............... 1e6 6 4 134421 6 1736 65324 454 596 5 95 c073
alf oth .................. 3196673 41395091 4.3 18044963 16742851 13.8 14715957 142650 21 40416 24076810 10e644100 10618198 9ISt4 2 48960029 1
aiot........ ......... 73 364 726 690522 5.6 2415123 21 939 726 6.7 171324865 17445 784 36 87 15 3 34830961 1208389 11074025 65 4900 25 642504770 26.
aepaeor ti.............. 3213723843 136692062 .1 548700e 44687123 132 41083404 4040808 8168942 7704256 2730511 2555531 14982857 14300595 4.8
KALIrunti ................ 1 750 3 3665617 25 467011 5 196746 90 8's 10657444644I= 163.5
1 U (............. 789 17 2 5.9 13i118 1 795 134851 71 2771740 26685230 9116052 95149 49952 2 28 49 684250 .6
Afothr....................... 8 580650 5 3665 1.1 3409556 187001 5 7. 2468730 230992 3 4991963 4846073 2313285 2261877 97735978 9417873 A
r alaopte ratlingA 16304995276 1540959084 .)1 42650 778 41591113 1 40C1904772 3944056949 73659135 71 3047 71 27025939 24 140980 6 5 13 05 41848 2.7
Kieofllvaoupdrutie.4..........34670291 3 0374583 2.1 7 0253969 1054351.6 9051898 9472828 3013096 3069185 3840721 482 794 4303915 425932 93
*3 ******* 159079 59 13 516 36 17 4921102 4429343 4041722 3496365 6407275 5809565 3075926 2889470 1352492 12195400
hsiloq opetiateopases. 314595850 296636808 6.1 94659637 90874265 4.2 81845775 80066184 151608883 147153239 56640091 56058660 290097749 283278083 2.4
lettrtwisre57. aptteo 108469202 98593076 10.0 35682098 332325 7. 373940472 14096S9 6009732 38 517893978 21719062 18741492 119756772 105132 0594 13.
Ivaeli tooal..............49633907 42 006866 18.2 1838198' 1413949 30. 1760824817 16428.383 29Z0469501 233860582 8 000 75073265 54472318 46888232 16.2
All1othneo .............. 12.74736168 107940255 18.1 4 d7505745 1231944 16.1 3403717 26971095 5 949 679 51676794 203634062 210306358 1171614458 10169247 15.2
IoprthOrta&aM............... 14967 20 4 13 640972 9.7 52976910 5004113 5.9 4619319 4432109 71131442 7430958 2161428 2178689 31893891 14039736 3L5..
ai.operaino.m..... 58835295 56586210 7 4.0 17181097 19093096 100 208576 d 55 18068206 31050737 28507397 1376062 11668224 65284454 58243827 12.1
t-.l............. 576658221 7815115 627 38664 763227 2749714 2952446 5078867 5370133 2585484 2727512 1041406511050 10919 4 a

otlw epratitina 51500430 47164575 9.2 16904632 17936440 8 5.8 17937681 14925639 25197629 22 483 776 10173 4 13 8371081 53308723 45780496 16.4
alfti o p....ese to rv..s.e(%) 74.4 75.1 72.7 73.2 68.3 69.9 71.6 73.9 72.3 74.9 70.8 72.9



b/Includes ineosm tiu, nrt4, and 0 xcss profits tax,
i Drerese, deficit, or other mreere itm.








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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION Statement No. MI80
BUREAU OF TRANSKO&T ECONOWMIC AND FATISal


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

Compiled from 113 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 116 Clas I steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR TEN MONTHS ENDED WITH OCTOBER 1956 AND 1955


United States New England Region Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pochoos Regon
Items___________ _____ _______ _____________
1956 1955 rentet 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 ret 1956 1955 Prcat
Znem"e ___l ____________ _______________ Irease Inorease

Mila of road opeated at eloe
of tmth# ................... 223639 224 052 d 0.2 5926 5959 2306C 23174 2270'7 22915 51693 5204a LdL0 7990 7970 0.3
Freit ....................... $7 472 008063 $7088403499 5.4 '$186 869 661 #177 646293 1127214641 1070016 9631 33872705 tk 2373513292 6528113532 485 01458 6.8 $571277954 $502244423 13.7
Passage ..................... 627951411 614982185 2.1 53112126 50057048 108412694 108737441 17417484 168265360 335699661 327059849 2.6 13863043 14209848 24
Mll .......................... 228246505 227391649 .4 8678941 8767950 41517888 3847897 S 3961361 41487037 89810445 88733966 1.2 6774953 7149944.
xpr ss....................... 96331027 95 791594 .6 4391050 3770869 15678358 15583845 14091491 13179296 34160899 3253401C 5.0 2171422 1984484
l1 other opwrattig ranm.. 367745640 347927753 5.7 14518101 1339101 63005664 59669797 82976479 75281887 160500244 148342702 8.2 23672958 19555739 21.1
mlalws openating resno 8792 282 646 8374496680 s.0 267569879 253 633 178 1355829245 1292487025 1649583478 1535564909 32729826023081685112 6.2 617 760 330 545144438 13.3

m iin. ofwq stautomws ... 1183499761 1149986223 2.9 38482119 35617353 156991235 162039590 187038728 178040420 3825120862 375697363 1.8 72839705 65896376 10.5
DeprWotatte ............... 122 363 761 1207509.39 1.3 5161128 5019723 19470741 19136750 24791767 24392445 49423636 48548918 1.8 7762732 7643849 1.6
Retlrnmat ................. 154-44875 12349342 24.9 132221 130503 2469765 1784816 1998655 1147555 4600665 3062874 50.2 429279 920711 5
IUllati ..................... 2600844 1927034 35.0 &d 3 J 577760 565989 612655a 42721 10218i21 16 49 168603 9 1489268 618 206
llother.................. 1043110281 1014958908 2.8 3 34 674 29889367 134484720 140505369 16065 13 522 3 32850393 323916968 1.4 66136 962 6713610 16.6
mItateane of iqst ...... 1577484385 1476210834 6.9 39989312 36405355 227258148 209865473 329246242 308596492 596493702 554 867320 7 108249643 97824803 10.7
Dpsolatian ............... 337 332846 323111748 4.4 8883277 8362671 48909042 48087182 56450713 55457152 114243032 111907005 2.1 26093786 24522100 6.4
BRtlrmts................ 4517222 6 I 02old 28 102 397 1--98116C- 740 1- 44 1813691 219942 791166 -a a74 165a d O
All othw.:::::::::::::::... 4 5 331152712737 28 145 0 81 79 162 3131 276 3 9.9 3o8210 068 7 l592
rWffto ....................... 211245259 195034 931 8.3 5033455 4573369 3113333S 28256346 33048278 29612497 69215072 62442212 10.8 12219434 10949129 11.6
TroaportstiBn-BAll A..... 3338573261 3088057770 8.1 114028081 107153268 586438381 535 951736 690252130 630738450 1390718592 1273843454 9.2 187832465 162346912 15.7
LMtseIl cooperation ...... 93015931 897913333 .6 3549 841 3340845 13044710 12371914 17417704 16130814 34012255 31843573 6.8 2474962 2372977 4.3
General ....,,................. 328034246 291194189 12.7 12368914 11166423 52668353 48293354 63343193 52839223 128380460 112299000 14.3 22737084 18652465 21.9
atirs peratte upenses 6731852843 6290275280 7.0 213451722 198256613 1C67 534166 996778413 1320346275 12 15 9578962 601332163 2410992922 7.9 406353313 358042662 13.5
lit remvemi fren e. oisertiona. 2060429803 2084221400 1.1 54118157 55 376565 288295079 295708612 329237203 319607013 671650439 67069219C .1 211407017 167101776 13.0
itlwUn t ismooul. ........... 954357507 923 822 927 3 806280 18066198 130920119 119797175 135492836 121573141 287219235 29 436514 10.7 115087154 101490661 13.4
Pay-roll n"x ................ 279115477 234933784 18.8 8979130 7605898 45602764 38382478 54481725 45805926 109063619 91794302 18.8 16445686 12567458 30.9
mraml atemst/ ....... 34347079 373857282 7 1661865 2292625 26433637 26545520 30929086 27553282 59024588 6 391427 4.7 76552132 68794290 11.3
All other tUs.. ............. 329 894 951 315 031 861 7 10165285 8167675 58883718 54869177 50082025 48213933 119131028 111250785 7.1 22089336 20128913 9.7
allny operatlag isom ... 1106072296 1160398473 d 4. 33311877 37310367 157374960 175911437 193744367 198033872 384431204 411255676 a 6. 96319863 85611115 12.5
Bqpipoat reats-. balce ... 175615581 178 919 902 d 1.8 13326338 10843574 33378237 35153931 46653886 44196244 93358461 90193749 3.5 a 18400580d 1659
Joint faoiltyr mt-r. bsa 35685859 34291061 7094540 6036273 2141865 2619624 6348141 6111605 125584546 14767502 5.5 2048421 2 090 42 d 20
Net rail operating inoOs 694 770856 947 187510 5 12890999 20430520 121854 858 138137882 140742 340 147726023 275488197 306294425 610.1 112672 022 100111049 12.5
latio of oIpons to revro ,(%)1 76.6 75.1 79.8 78.2 78.7 77.1 80.0 79.2 79.5 78.2 65.8 65.7


Eastern District
Including Southern Region Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Items Pocehontas Region___________________ _________________ __________ ______
1956 1955 PcEh. 1956 1955 1e .,t 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 ern;


Miles of rad operated at los2 6
of tatho .................. 59683 60 018 L 0.6 37412 37467 1 0.L 45197 45246 5382 5377S 27526 27542 126544 12656 -
leonmes
reigAt....................... 3 224 089 307 $2 987 259 008 7.9 066 344 137a 004 881 272 6.1 $879844068 $851 527055 $1 645 519 133 604 647 750 6 56 211 418 $640 088 414 $318157461 S3 09626321 2.8
Pasuger ..................... 349562704 341269697 2.4 79152592 76119072 4.0 47116925 47837265 126699179 123698533 25420011 26057618 199 236 11 197 593 416 .8
Mau -......................... 96 585398 95883910 .7 32545377 31314503 3.9 23682655 24152750 56920273 57212497 18 512802 18827989 9911573C 100193236 1
Ipirn ......................... 36332321 34518494 5.3 16191460 15832523 2.3 11421699 11916795 24719667 25972299 7665880 7551483 43807246 45440577
111 other pratntla r.ess.. 184173202 167898441 9.7 44692753 43955482 1.7 47343539 48137585 62786903 60808847 28749243 27127398 138879685 136 073 8 83 C
Raelwa operating remus 3 890742932 3 626829550 7.3 1 238926 319 1 172 102 85-2 5.7 1009 408 886 983 571450 1 916645 155 1 872 339926 736 559 354 719 652902 3 662613 395 3 575 564276 2.4
zxpecesI
tas. of waT mA strut...es 455 351787 441593739 3.1 186972178 176371911 6.0 166233390 19 598522 263402679 259931723 111539727 112490328 541175796 532020573 1.7
Depawtetin ................57186368 56192767 1.8 15911199 15447105 3.0 15786020 15984959 24576120 23794207 9104054 9331901 49266194 49111067 .3
etireets. ................ 029 944 3983585 26.3 3340932 2584889 29.2 2829939 1408520 2511006 3008244 1713054 1364104 7053999 5780866 22,0
qualisation ........ 1505417 786809 3533482 2459771 43.7 446812 4110 133 089 520843 1152680 242397 5727794 1319546
All oth r.............. 39464089 380630578 3.7 164186565 15 880146 5.3 14806424 2664642 33011 9956999 101551926 484282 824 478448 1.2
Maintaeam o*f e*ipant ...... 704743345 652692123 8.0 227815920 209661905 8.7 174739238 163564768 355277378 337236191 114908504 113055847 644925120 613856806 5.1
Depresoatioe ............... 140336818 136429105 2.9 50699726 47565666 6.6 40194631 38140078 79883210 75729661 26218461 25247238 146296302 139116977 5.2
Retrements................ 26 -130 191477 A7 __ d_541_d_ 97750 A d 280697 A 13826 1712599d Z6
rs1i.sate .0.......... .128 .645 0 1 4078 6 8 0 a 741d40 ^ i 4 i 4
All other .................. 569992 938 516170670 10.4 17 16184420 9.5 135099319 125761816 275437094 61011156 88867536 67584675 499403949 474357647
raiffic ....................... 81434506 73391341 11.0 33558650 31 040685 81 23778439 22397338 49 65Q9093 46783564 22823571 21422163 96252103 90603065 6.2
bao.eratet.- illll..... 1578551077 1436190366 9.9 421613455 386-05359 9.2 382226163 360470473 693644965 656944113 262 537601 Z48247459 1338408729 1&65662045 5.7
Imsllome pnratios ...... 36487217 34216550 6.6 112'80917 1054626 7.0 10027928 10103406 31133639 30653201 4086230 4271916 45247797 45028523 .5
0Goal ....................... 151117544 130951465 15.4 46340530 41704379 11.1 38517670 34457911 62605616 56951061 29452886 27129373 130576172 118538345 10.2
Raim powaettng peasm. 3007685476 2769035584 8.6 927581650 8555303396 84 795522828 750 592 418 1455714370 1388 499 853 545348519 526617086 2796585717 26657093571 4.9
Nt rnmen fro Ey. op.ratioas. 683057456 857793966 2.9 311344669 316 57 513 17 213886058 232979032 460930785 483840073 191210835 193035816 666027678 909854921 4
tllr teas oousl. ........... 402306389 360 927175 11.5 148867857 142 85447 4.1 107013461 114817494 223124135 21 543266 73045665 73549545 403183261 419 910305
Pa-rollU t .................. 125509305 104361760 20.3 37670731 31285817 20.4 33266025 28793490 59247224 50574447 23422192 19918270 115 95441 99286207
reael laneoAtus )....... 135576720 125185717 8.3 61631107 63 072 189 3 30651626 44270201 90086322 109054791 27401304 32274384 148139252 185 599 376 0.2
All other taxes................. 141220364 13137969 7.5 49566019 48627441L+ 43095810 41753803 73790589 71914028 22222169 21356891 139108568 135 024722 &%
Reler operating Iooaome... 480751067 496866791 a 3.2 162476812 1735870661 6.4 106872597 118161538 237806650 252296807 118165170 119486271 462844417 489 944616 d S.5
iput ntsr-mr. balne ... 74957S881 73 603395 1.8 5 206 632 11 603 6 75a 55.1 25 678068 22462847 41949443 42226527 27823557 29023458 95451068 93712832 1.9
Joint funittyrart-Dr. balune 17632967 16857922 4.6 3386569 3356248 .5 2186922 2081794 6812636 6440732 5 666765 5554365 14666323 14076891 4.2
Ntnlaerp ?atitgl acinm 3188160219 406405474 4.5 153883611 1 8627143 L341s 79007607 93616897 189044571 203629548 84674848 84908448 3527270261 382 154893 d 7.
Ratil of espenies to arevem(%) 77.3 76.3 74.9 73.0 78.8 76.3 76.0 74.2 74.0 73.2 76.4 74.6


GPO 400398


# Represents average of the mileage reported at the lose of ench month within the period.
Includes Income tax, surtax, and excess or profit tax.
/ Decrease, deficit, or other reverse Item.






UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA



3 1262 08730 5974 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT BCONOMI3 AND STATO


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

SCompiled from 113 monthly report of revenues and expenaes representing lo Class I steam railway

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

- 1957 FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER 1956 AND 1955
195.7 i=,


Statement No. U-100
NOVEMBER 1956


U.S. DEPOSITORY


Subject to revior


UNIV. OF- FL LID.


Items U t New England Region Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahonta Rgion
1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 a;o a 1956 195

Mil" of read operated at alone
otmeanth ................... 23460 223908 1_2 5909 5 932 23 032 23170 22690 22 907 51631 52009 0.7 7993 7961 0.4
Fr7ih t....................... 47"8800997 ?744 239325 2.0 $18703129, 17 838829 11273317 $111 665113 137713780 ,130652 895 269090226 0260156837 3.4 $57972092 3368302 .
................. 57 350 521 57.776:418 .7 5 496 599 4 959 117 10 450 987 10 819 130 16 714 4 58 16 447 025 32 562 044 32 225 272 1:4 1177 069 131 297 4.0
all .......................... 24741131 24 913615 7 85 2 98 945 599 4291 505 4 534 85 4474 066 4 593662 9650869 10074146 d 4.2 78 198 691 723 13.9
Laprm. ....................... 10150934 10343841 19 519 954 426909 1795 761 1674693 1579 651 1673271 35895 366 3 974873 o-2 241 9 53 263 811 L
All the orortla rremu .o. 36561145 36810073 1534874 1 399 510 6434812 6528749 8 63978 8 8293483 16809474 16 221 742 22581151 2 215 666 1.9
Railry opatig remvnus. 667604728 874083272 1.5 27139854 25569964 135 646 382 135422 570 169321743 161660336 332107979' 322 652 870 2.9 62437427 57670799 8.3

eain. of waa& tetotars ... 115355596 114 262610 1.0 3924682 3150 812 15186614 16657925 19309072 18083351 38420368 37 692 088 1.4 8061251 6895170 16.9
Deproolatlo ................ 12338690 12157904 1.5 513960 498435 1952 042 19185606 2491496 2433866 4957498 4650 907 2.2 781 939 771 116 1.4
RetireUtn. ................ 2 231 380 2615191 14.7 23 323 44 990 446 095 511 856 163 536 2 CO 542 637 9 54 757388 d15.8 36 414 57031 36.2
alluatoo ............... 9007 242 619 24456 85634 d 353 9 71 158 402 22 889 166666 d 106 626 d 77350 443452 36445
All other ................. 10076333 99 246896 1.6 3362943 1314244 14 385 865 16426 151 15282257 7 3T2 42 32361143 1.8 6 799 446 6 4 479 .7
Naintooane.of ipt m...... 160194973 156113850. 2.6 3 C70 6 58 3952456 22983 581 23034112 33224973 34791047 59679 212 61777615 d 3.1 11348 056 10 430 758 8.8
praleTin i............... 34177 789 32 701 634' 4.5 91 713 878113 4 9315 60 4 811 560 5751146 5 549 741 11 601419 11 239 414 2 764161 2 470 395 11.9
Re.tirmt* ................ d 491 773 487 97Q a 303477 9 918 41 6 21 d 136983 d J6 76 d 1 973 d 6 4 74 142C9 -
qaullsatln ............... 1028795 F 60209 5157 9 13.O5 984 432 4340 9959 8 167 d 1548 -- -
A111 ther ...... 125480162 15c 53 B .8 3055422 3084261 18088485 l*37TUI42 26506121 29248939 47 50 0 2 8 50 706242 6.0 0S '5572 5456 0
traffic ....................... 21984304 20266400 8.5 548133 496525 3573743 2931 278 3464844 3150138 7586720 6 577941 T3 1190421 112? 1 76
Tesportati--al lao ..... 346089828 326 269 717 6.1 11 508 362 10698430 60556393 56678780 72 502 2 30 66792060 144667005 134169270 7.8 1919493 18 257735 8.6
M11oseaslmO operations...... 8734258 8 582 752 1.6 333922 314953 1236 516 1148234 1778 076 1678 131 3348 514 3141 318 6.6 20263 223534 7.3
General ....................... 34762563 30625 862 12.8 1301916 1 261 327 5f96966 4946599 6920924 5797375 13919808 12005301 15.9 2401681 1792460 7T0
Iant.U p.rattag xpes..es 667121522 656321211 4.7 21287693 19874503 109 233815 105396928 137300119 130 292102 267821627 255563533 4.8 43028195 38711 833 11.1
ot rone from a. operation. 200483206 217 762061 L-L7S9 5652161 5695461 26412567 30025642 32021624 31368234 64286 352 67089337 4 4.2 19409232 18958 966 2.4
tlletax aMcaals.,.......... 92693 735 .46487395 L2i.3 21438660 1724339 13034 025 12092353 13659437 12 120760 28837 322 259374552 iZ 9420296 10259 603 82
Pa-rolltaxes ................ 27633311 24 318036 14.5 678964 800535 4508 456 4014354 5 443170 4807163 10830590 9622052 12.6 1572900 1 355 209
Feerl aeo tae / ....... 31436 532 38 496475 di.A 431C5 138742 2077891 2912247 3221799 2 345535 5342795 5 36524 1.0 5492 901 6 671 200 17.7
All other taxe............... 33423892 32034228 4.3 1221 791 785062 6447678 5165752 4 994468 4 968062 12663937 10 918 876 T1.1 2254497 2233 194
elAeropwratinge sr- ... 107789471 122913322 IZl2.3 3708 301 3971122 13378542 17933289 18362187 19247474 35449 030 41151 865 13.9 9988934 8699363 14.8
qmipaot rat-Dr. balance ... 16581839 16 568058 .1 13471C1 116565C 2C28278 3174 000 4671421 4 587607 8646800 8927263 d 3.1 d 2017893 2144227
JoSattfaility rat-Dr. balaee 3448 040 3193216 9.0 712 -98. 492299 206 003 182 338 540327 601 436 1458928 1 276 073 14.3 -I- 19013 2.6
Iot rall7 operating noome 67759592 103152048 1iA.9 16486C2 2 313167 10544261 14 576951 13150439 14058431 25 343302 30948549 d 18.1 11611231 10653352 10.9
Ratio of .upse.. to rPnue. (- ) 77.4 75.1 78.4 77.7 80.5 77.8 81.1 80.6 80.6 79.2 68.9 67.1


Eastern DiUtrict
Including Southern Region Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Items Pocahontas Region
1956 1955 n ae. 1956 1955 Inc 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 ncr.

MNlle of road operated at olo
ofronth .................... 59 624 59-970 d._0. 37 397 37 426 d 0 45 149 45221 53 16 53 744 27 474 7 547 126 439 126 512 .0.1
Froiht ....................... 327 062 318 313 525 139 4.3 $108 103 754 1107 b68 870 .2 $88 383 862 $86 414464 i169 149281 $169 636 643 $66101762 466 594209 $32334925 322 645316 *2
Passeo ..................... 33839 113 33356 569 1.4 6146 598 6 362 655 34 4254401- 4 577 501 10964881 11 252 570 2145 b26 2 227123 17364810 18057194 23i.1
al .......................... 10439 067 10765 869 d 3._ 3478 897 3 341 140 4.1 2 554698 2 632 44 65271 570 6185729 1 99.6899 1988431 10623167 10 606606 .2
Zopreb ....................... 4137 319 4 238684 a 2.4 1656 724 1 788097 d 7._ 1174 310 1153067 2271892 2 325 606 910689 538387 4356 891 4 317060 .9
All other operate rgrsos 19067589 18437408 3.4 4036925 4 720 669 5096187 4847545 5595668 6073317 2764776 2731134 13456631 13651 996 1.1A
alteoreprTatingr menu 394545406 380323669 3.7 123422898 124081431 d-1- 101463458 39625023 194253292 195673865 73919674 74379264 369636424 369678172
bpeope**
Mat. ofwar and etaotr ... 46 481 649 44787258 3.8 17210201 18149914 81. -52 14c87 724 14 446421. 25609637 25 308 478 11366 385 115 70 539 516 63746 51 325438 .7
Depreoetteni............ 5 739 437 5 622023 2.1 108 337 1 60 C6 709 .1 1602 371 1 571 772 2 470941 2 415 624 917 604 941 776 4 990916 4929172 1.3
ttlmrt. ................ 674 368 614419 5 17 521 557 344342 515 519 640 224986 288 533 995 634 227 2 82 235 810 1035455 1456430 a 2..2
quallation ............... 336856 a 441.a 8A 254 536 95 101 267764 Z31621 d 358 698 133655 520 823 460377 429 889 7.1
Allother .................. 39 73098 38792 622 2.4 15 968 347 15 944327 .2 12470612 12 381 899 22618542 22256e918 10087844 9672130 45 176998 44 509947 1.b
Maiteane* of equipment ...... 71227266 72208373 d 1.4 23333561 21 526042 3.4 16407 720 17197577 37598930 33772 819 11627494 11409039 65634144 62379435 5.2
Depreeat m........... 14365600 137098C09 4 5495960 4 606613 14.S 3467 021 3880108 8189 545 7737721 2659663 2567383 14316229 14 185212 .9
Rettrament ................ 6182 4 173083 .1 40946 d 64 811 d 40 724 d 192 540 d 24674 d 547355 23605 c 2801 89009 250076
Aitu.ateo. .............. 987 741 d 625149 19 312 169 -a 1 6 d 15343 11754 217085 2 564 21 742 -- 6 5.4
ll their .......... 56235 751 59 296 796 5.2 17659235 16782 631 6.4 12 981423 13 23696 29 29 402 26078079 8774 351 8 621893 51385 176 48423 668 6.1
rafftio ...................... 8 777141 7 690 117 14 3388 871 3 194 516 6. 2 421 815 2 380 608 5 057 781 4 759 296 2 338 693 2 241 863 9 818 2 92 9 381 767 4.7
Transportation-Iall ..... 164486496 152427CC5 7.9 43030496 40938765 5.1 40584464 38698455 71427450 68093485 26560900 26112007 138 572 834 132903947 4.3
Mitellnese operations ...... 3 555 777 3 364 85 5.7 1029 632 1007 660 2.2 689 091 964 637 2 669 877 2 680 048 389 881 365 555 4 148 849 4 210 240 a...1 r
OGnoal........................ 16321489 13797761 18.3 4935 305 42854C5 152 4107133 4099.205 6473991 5 8 03 752 2924645 2839759 13505 769 12742716 6*0
alr oper tintiapoano. 310649822 294275366 5.6 92 928 066 8910230Z 4.3 79097970 77786903 149037666 140617878 55207996 54538762 263343634 272943543 3-8
eot rane froa r.epetlterm. 63695564 66 048303 d2.7 30494832 34979129 C3 22365488 2138 120 45215626 55055967 18711676 19840522 66292790 96734 629 0
itelr taoreaoess............. 38257620 36197055 5.7 15475974 14111359 97 10555 095 10333216 21572792 26418260 6632254 7788 849 8960141 4454032512.
ay-roll ts................... 12 503490 10977261 13.9 3735 940 32194p3 16.0 3296 763 2 897298 5 933961 5152 7E9 2163157 2071265 115 935881 10121292 14.b
Federal aometaxes/ ....... 10635696 12067724 10.2 6534957 5631839 16.0 3370357 3420845 8362332 13629595 2333190 3546472 14065 879 20796912 32.34
Alo ether tom............... 14918434 13152070 13.4 5205 077 5 260 037d 1.0 3887975 40150,73 7276499 7435936 21359C7 2171112 13300381 13 622121 K.?
lar eoperati Itaeome ... 45437964 49651 248 a_ 8.9 15c018 58 20b67770 d 28.0 11610 393 115049C4 23642834 28637727 11679422 12051 673 47 332649 52194 ?04 .* 9.
Iqulpmet rots-Br. palace .,. 628907 6 783036 d 2.3 719 078 1171763 _38 6 1949123 2133360 4444635 3689655 2640096 2790 244 91Z33854 8613259 7.2,
Joint factlttyrat-Dr. btlsas 1C54524, 1466311 12.8 370112 429 279 d13. 197920 169527 680985 530401 544499 597698 1423404 1257626 9.7
eot nler epreatag Iaeom 37154533 41 601 901 p10_.7 13929666 19266728 A27_.7 9663350 9202017 18517214 24 4176-71 8494827 8663731 36 675 391 42 283419 .13 3
Ratte of eapinsesto rwmso(%) 78.6 77.4 75.3 71. 79.0 78.1 76.7 71.9 74.7 73.3 76.7 73.8



b/Incldoe income tax, surtax, and excess profits tax.
SODecrease, deficit, or other rner.e itet.









INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
Page 2 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATMI


Statement No. M-100
NOVEMBER 1956


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 113 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 116 Clan I steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR ELEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH NOVEMBER 1956 AND 1955


United States New England Region Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahonta Region
Items____________________________________
.956 1955 In ra 1956 L955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 Ilco 1956 1955 Ireas


mile ssto 1. opsrt. at lOa 5956 1
of .................. 223622 224 040 5923 5956 23058 23174 2270 4 22915 51685 52 0 4 5 7990 7969 0.3
a 38230809060 $7 e832642 823 5.1 $205 572 790, 195 485 122 1 239 887 95841181 682 076 31 4 76 440 83141 368 004 224 2 S21 901 579 2 745 171 422- 6.4 $629250046 $555 612 725 13.3
e.It ....................... 685301932 672758603 1.9 58608725 55016 165 118 863 681 119 556 571 190889 299 164712385 36836170 359 285121 2.5 15040112 15 341 145
Wmsa ....................... 252987636 252305264 .3 9564239 9713549 45809393 43013864 44087682 46080699 99461314 98808112 .7 7563 151 7841667L.
Sil....................... 106481961 106135435 .3 4911004 4197778 17474119 17458536 15671142 14852567 38056268 36508 83 4.2 2413375 2248295 7.3
Allether opratiag re, ac.. 404306785 364737828 5-1 16052975 14790528 69440476 66198546 91816267 83575371 177309718 164564445 7.7 25931073 21771405 19.1
Nlalypeatlrmn a. 9679887374 9 48579953 4.7 294709733' 279203142 1 491475627 1427 909 595 1 618905221 1697225246 3605090581 3404337983 5.9 680197757 602815237 12.8
spaeasu" 1298855357 164248835 2.7 42406801 38768165 172177849 178697515 206347800 196123772 42093245C 413589452 1.8 80900986 72791546 11.1
tpr n .............. 134702450 132908843 1.3 5675088 5 518158 21422783 21055356 27283263 26826311 54381134 53399825 1.8 8544671 8414965 1.5
epirecatt .....*........ 17656255 14964533 18.0 155544 175493 2915 880 2296672 2167195 1348097 5238619 3820262 37.1 465693 977742 524
Icttrt tas............... 2 490 037 2169654 14-8 d 130 448 492126 192 018 454253 d 204 345 d 855 125 d 142 77 91 254 d 1 045786 253750 -
Allsther ................. 1 144 006 615 1114 205 805 2.7 '6i706261-7 32 582 388 147 647 168 154 891 234 -7-0T687 168 804489 3- 4547B 3!6 278 111 1.5 7 936 40T 033145089 15.5
maltenanof ulipmt...... 1737679358 1632324683 6:5 43659970 40 357511 250241729 232899585 362471215 343387539 65637291 616644 935 6.4 119597699 108255561 10.5
?preoiat *....q.......... 371435461 355813382 4.4 9801990 9240784 53840602 52898742 62201859 61006893 125844451 123146419 2.2 28857967 26992495 6.9
recmtn ................ E008995 2 5J22 556 d 1206301 d 112315 d 1022781 d 644383 32170 193342d 2561252 d 50Q40 a 274165 a -
timt............... --i2 7 1818026 615T70 0 a 049 d _69 2 6 2100134 2343183 69 12 21 106 416 843 d 47.7
SAllth .................. *** -72 56 469 1 277 215 831 7-5 2y -8i 31229 342 97T 197 TE0 714 3 54 u01 66'0 682 573 98 535 43 898 494 517684 8.3 90 795 791 80 949 782 12.
nffio.. .................... 2332290563 215 301332 8.3 5 581588 5069894 34707082 31187624 36513122 32762635 76801792 69020153 11.3 13409855 12061 305 11.2
lipon.ti....... 3684663089 3414327488 7.9 125536463 117851698 646994774 592630516 76 854360 697 53051 135 385597 1408012724 9.0 207651978 160604647 15.0
notellae optls ...... 101750189 98 374086 3.4 3883763 3655798 14281226 13 520146 19195780 17808946 3736076S 34984892 6.8 2682225 2596511 3.3
amor ....................... 362 796 810 322020068 12.7 13 670 830 12 427750 56 365 321 53 239 953 70 264 118 58 636 597 142 300 26 124 304 300 14.5 2 138 765 20 444 925 23.0
alqep pratig exupeasn. 7418974366 6946596492 6-8 234739415 218131116 1176767981 1102175341 1457646395 134624999 2 E669153791 2666556456 7.6 449 381508 396754495 13.3
lot ,m fom IV.ernatioos. 2260913008 2301083461 1.8S 59970318 61072026 314707646 325734254 561258826 350975247 735936790 7377815278 1 230816249 2060606742 12.0
al"gtne rals ........... 1047051241 1018671666 2.8 22950140 19790537 143954144 131889528 149152272 133693901 316056565 285 373 966 1 124507452 111750264 11.4
e-rell tnes ................ 506948768 2-'9251820 18.4 9858094 8406433 50111221 42 396 832 59924894 50613089 11989420 101416354 18.2 18118586 13 22 667 30.1
inal tames. V ....... 76783611 412 353 757 1.6 1704970 2431367 28511528 29457767 34 150885 29 8989817 6436738 61787951 4.2 82045033 75465490 8.7
Allothert$zae............... 163318842 347066089 4.7 11387076 8952737 65331395 0 034929 55076493 53181995 131794964 122169661 7.9 24343833 22362107 8.9
hllW operatlgiie ... 1213861767 1 263311795 L_5. 37020178 41281489 170753502 193844726 212106554 2172813'46 419880234 4524075610 7.2 106308797 94310478 12.7
0lqtpmt ,et.-h. bainc... 192 197420 195 487960 lLL3 14673439 12009230 36006515 38 327931 51325 307 48783851 102005261 99121012 2.9 20418473 d 18734581 -
Jointf.aility rat-Dr.t5ae 39133899 37484276 4.4 7807138 658572 2347868 2.801962 6888468 6713041 17043474 16043575 6.2 2244 01'7 2 280 166
Iet raltlM operating ioum 5982530448 1050 3395S59 L6.4 14539601 22743687 13239911.9 152714833 153892779 161784454 50083149S 337242974 410,8 124483253 110764401 12.4
tio of expenses to revevn()M 76.6 75.1 79.7 78.1 78.9 77.2 80.1 79.3 79.6 78.3 66.1 65.8


Eastern District
IEscludig Southern Region Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwetern Region Western District
Items Pocahontas Region Prcent
t1956 1055 P 1956 1955 rcs 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 Encras


lr siet .................. 59675 60014d 0. 37412 37464 1.1 45192 45244 5382 53775 27523 27543 126535 126S 62
Re......l $3551151625 $3300784147 7.61 1744476891 1112750141 5.5 968227930: 3037 i41519$1 6146684141 774484393 9722313200 #706662623$3505209544 3419108.535 2.5
P.g......... ..... 6583 401 817 374626266 2.3 85299190 62481727 3.4 51371326 52414766 137664060 134951 103 27565539 28284741 216600925 1-15650610 .4
-an...................... 107024465 106649779 .4 36024274 34655643 3.9 26237353 26785196 63191843 63 398226 20509701 20816420 109938 897 110 999 8421 1.Q
pre ....................... 40469640 38757178 4.4 17848184 17662062 1.3 12596009. 13069862 26991559 28297905 8576569 8389870 48164137 49757637 3.2
A1llother peratig rv ee 203240791 186335850 9.1 48729678 48676152 .1 52439726 52985130 68382571 66882164 31514019 29858532 152336316 149725826 1.7
Billy pcratsiegn n. 4265288338 4007153220 6.9 1362349217 1296184283 5.1 1110872344 1083196473 2 110898447 2068013791 610479 028 794032186 4032249819 3 4524245C 2.2

la.. o. tymadstr 501 833436 486380998 3.2 204182379 194521826 5.0 180921114 174044943 289012316 285240201 122906112 124060867 592839542 563346011 1.6
ew.eieten 62............... 62925805 61514790 1.8 17 51953 17053814 2.7 17388391 17556731 26847061 26209831 10021658 10273677 54257110 4 040239 .4
tiremts ................ 5704 312 4798004 18.9 3862489 2929231 31.9 3349579 1633506 2799539 4003878 1940 336 1599914 8089454 723729 11.8
qulsation .......... 1188561 345004 2645442 2714307d 2 a d 351711 d 773336 98 532 879 541 1286335 763220 1033156,L -- -
Allottr .......... 434 UbV 419423200 3.6 18015491' 171824 47 4.8 T16534 55 155628042 259267184 55 906033 109657783 111424056 29459822 522958131' 1.2
Maistesee.e ofe';tjent 775 970613 724 00 496 7.0 251149481 231187947 8.6 191146958 180762345 392 876 308 371009 010 126535998 124464885 710 559264 o76 23624 5.1
Dreate ............... 154702418 180138914 3.0 56195666 2 37227S 7.3 43661652 42020186 88072755 63467382 28802970 27814621 160537377 13 302189 4.7
tirent........... 2835417 d 1053599 -1 371976 25649C d 595436. d 543353 a 901864 652485 a 304 302 d 16 29d 101 1212467
EUalsatitn ............. 1 2 125 077a 347.10 -a 87 71 105 107 -63 92 1 104878 320 89 26 3 959 210 1 365 204d 911
llether.................. 626 228 689 575467466 8.8 19413 50 178567051 9.2 148080742 139285512 305066496 867089235 97717041 96406567 550864279 522781 314 5.4
traffic ....................... 90211647 61081458 11.3 36947523 34235042 7.9 26200257 24777946 54707874 51542860 25162264 23664026 106070395 99984832 6.1
Tr.neertattls-il lif ..... 1743037575 1588617371 9.7 464643.953 427144124 8.8 422810647 399168926 765072415 725037598 289098501 274359467 1476981563 1398565993 5.6
liso5llmseeupertioms..... 40042994 37 581403 6.6 12310 54S 1155392 6.5 10917019 11068043 34,003516 33533249 4476111 4637471 49396646 49238763 .3
amo.ral....................... 167439034 144749225 15.7 51275837 45689782 11.5 42624803 38 557116 69079607 62754813 32 377531 29969132 144081941 131281061 9.8
khile opting apoem 3318535299 3063310951 8.3 1020509716 944632641 8.0 674620798 P28379321 1604752036 1529117731 600556517 581155848 3079929351 2 938652900 4.8
Nmt rn.a.. froee gp.rtlons. 966 753 039 943 842 269 2.4 -41 839503 351551642 2.8 236251546 254817152 506 146 411 538 896060 209922 511 Z12876338 952 320 468 1006 589550 dr.4s
iallrta .oesals........... 440564008 337124230 10.9 16434383 17 096806 4.6 117568 556 125150710 244696927 b5761526 79877919 81338 394 442143402 464 45063C L4O
Pa-roll tes................ 138012795 115339021 19.7 41406671 34505300 20.0 36562788 31690788 65 181185 5727176 25785349 21989535 127529322 10940749S 164.
ideral Iom.. tn / ....... 146412416 137253441 6.7 68166064 687040286 .8 34021983 47691046 98448654 122884386 29 734494 35820856 162205131 Z06 396 2 8 8 a1,41
Allother tas................. 156138797 144531768 8.0 54771096 :3887478 1.6 46983785 45768876 81067088 79349964 24358076 23528'003 152408949 148646843 2.5
ERal.w op"ati isome... 526 189 031 546718039 _3,a8 17749567C 194454836 8_6.7 118682990 129666442 261449484 860534534 130044592 131537944 510177066 542138 92 0 5.$
Luipt rente-Dr. blanc... 81586788 80 386431 1.5 592571C 12775 4 3 8 536 27627191 24596207 46394078 45 16182 30663653 31813702 104684922 102326091 2.3
Joint facilityrat-k. blMce. 19287491 18324233 5.3 3756683 3765526 .8 2 384 842 2251321 7493621 6 71133 6211264 6152063 16089727 15374517 4.7
e.t nilw eoprattlg iasm 425314752 448007375 a 5.1 167813279 177893 872 5.7 88670957 102818914 207561765 228047219 93169675 93572179 389402417 424 438 312 a.
stl. of expen... to r..mu e() 77 A 76.4 74.9 72.9 78.7 76.5 76.0 73.9 74.1 73.2 76 4 74.5


90 9 18979
Rteoresents average of the lileQBn rpsrted at the close of each month within the c-ricd.
Inoludes income Can, surtax, ana excess or profit tax.
Decrease, deficit, or other reverse item.









Sobjct to reywa


V. QFFL LW.


UJ.S. DEPOSITOfY


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

IIIIIIIIIIIIIII 111111INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08730 6121 BUREAU OF TRANS)ORTCONOWIC AND STAM TICS


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

Compiled from 113 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 116 Class I railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER 1956 AND 1955


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2 195 1


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Items Unitad States New England Region Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Easter District e len
1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 re

Nil" of area operatu at lose
o2 tath .................... 223299 223815 d 0.2 5908 5932 23032 253171 22627 22750 51567 51853 a0.6 7993 7987 0.1
FINI ....................... $720606 102 1706 529 113 2.0 t18 294514 $18 128005 3110 881 714 $110 367464 $130 780 746 $124 498 625 $259 956 974 $252 994094 -8 $56783992 $52143700 8.9
Poar ..................... 71 280102 69930457 1.9 6043453 5582890 12769894 13269830 19152383 18342063 37965730 37194783 2.1 1604049 1526111 5.1
Kai .......................... 33779 727 34 523 547 999 778 1084 443 5 891140 6 208 247 5 517 973 5 668333 12408891 12961023 4 921740 1011060 E.
ap* ....................... 12 918 791 12 288030 5.1 505 150 404 772 2282 574 2139059 1 894 720 1 670 662 4682 444 4 214493 11.1 330 364 303 611 8.8
A otheroperat ngrune.. 32463917 34910816 d .Q 1544617 1432207 6292290 6452203 8252639 7892391 16089546 15776801 2.0 2174903 1852185 17.4
ailwr eparatiagree. 871048639 858181963 1.5 27387512 26632317 138117612 138436803 165598461 158072074 331103585 323141194 2.5 61815048 56836667 8.8

Iatln. erer&an&etrntue ... 106295647 122263934 1L*a. 4343835' 5228642 11085 122 13904240 17790755 22496459 33219 712 41629341 a2Q!L 8551338 7778477 9.9
Deprolattsm ............. 12393681 12 755174 L.." 518690 502737 1657586 1922056 2752853 2886339 4929129 5311132 780434 773759 .9
etilrmeti ................ 5256292 9 888011 d418. 190894 437434 768879 1167395 989604 3780 808 1949377 5385 637 48622 153865 46A.4
quallttnu ............... 1 2 49007 d 2159 80 130448 d 492 129 192018 454253 204345 855125 142775 d 91 257 1045786 d 2-5750 9
Allther .................. 91135711 101780551 41.ID 3503803 4780600 8850675 11269042 13843953 14974187 26198431 31023 829 15. 6676496 7104603
K.latmIeo o*feltmant ...... 154837738 152928579 1.2 4304171 3063152 23238332 22074920 30067 721 32145197 57610224 57283269 .6 11387071 10929823 4.
Dpreelmtte............... 34006600 32663993 4.1 956611 878406 4658290 4784898 5791292 5578237 11406193 11241 541 1.5 2854633 2488763 14.7
LIttn ................ B1178 a 2 7410 11 50195 1 610000 d 12 942 117 725 d 22527 d 1053586 1750250 d 330883 7A4nB44 -
aatiea.. ............... 1253577 d 191806 165000 7804 69128 2100134 69128 48
Another .................. 120378739 12482 623 & 3132365 3794746 18628935 17338617 22204906 26589487 43966 206 47722850 a7. 9 081 427 9 642747 d 5.
Traffle ....................... 2150 858 20896008 2. 497996 730740 2989871 2961351 3283340 2884435 6771207 6576526 3T 1385144 1274369 8.7
ITrarwt.tl--hil ...... 358664569 353 381 773 1.5 12325848 14373704 63564838 64076640 76053605 71624649 151944291 150074993 1.2 20303897 19702177 3.1
MiseoaenlI epeartlea ...... 99492734 9887490 d 4 367800 416104 1231549 1543903 1963619 1847406 3562968 3807413 8 64 215149 219066 d 1.8
general ....................... 38504 58 35415 127 1143 803 1 461012 5 946816 5 337390 7798 443 7 509641 14 889 062 14 308043 4.1 2 580 707 2 815 744 8.3
uaterIaperatagepaaxos 689299004 694772911 .8 22983453 25273354 108056528 109698444 136957483 138507787 267997464 273679585 d 2.1 44423306 42719656 4.0
Wat nre fr ar. Operation. 181749635 163409052 11.2 4404059 135896 1 30061084 28538359 28640978 19564287 63106121 49461609 27.6 17391742 14117011 23.2
Ballr tieraelsea ............ 74271809 62749078 18.4 1558860 1996365 10938866 5402107 12116118 8116977 24613844 15515449 58.6 5299232 3462720 53.0
Pa-nell mes. ................ 27252 810 24 3682151 11.8 797 135 792 395 4 348 320 3 928779 5 468 327 5 004 841 10613 782 9 726015 9.1 1654555 1347661 22.8
eearl taeiMtar eV........ 17041299 5952834 186.3 d 605386 a 152953 1563615 a i 3L1A 1914806 2099675 2673035 5617746 1437924 3309
All other te ............... 29977700 32414093 d 7 1 67111 1356 923 5026931 4 838 446 4732985 5 211 811 11127027 1 U07180 2206753 2453968 A g10
allro Operatlngi s.... 107477826 100659974 6.8 2845199 d 637402 19122218 23136252 16524860 11447310 38492277 33946160 13.4 12092510 10654291 13.5
tipmt reats-Dr. balamn... 17968781 18510222 d 29 1 454194 2129009 4171067 2900673 3982346 6404498 9607607 11434180 16.0 d2 101 d a 86 10 -
Mlattaelityr ?t-r.belamoe 3695812 3621921 459390 622458 382958 395582 574383 613690 1416 731 1 631 730 1 171278 159 34 7.5
etratilwapertingin come 85613233 78527831 9.3 931615 d3 388 869 14568193 19839997 11968131 4429122 27467939 20880250 31.5 14022968 12381072 13.3
Ratio t exp.nsee to reseteC() 79.1 81.0 83.9 94.9 78.2 79.4 82.7 87.6 80.9 84.7 71.9 75.2


Eastern District
Inoluding Southern Region Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Items PocahontaRegion
1956 1955 erent 1956 1955 Per 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955ent


Mil- of dr qpwatean at olC
et ineth .................... 59 560 59840 0.5 37 391 37425 a 0.1 45 113 45 221 53 812 53 781 27 423 27 548 126 348 126 550 a0.2
Reoeeness
Freit ....................... 1316740966 1305 137794 3.8 106452402 $108412049 d 1.8 $75 610460 7'4584794 159 012038 154 581096 $62590236 $63813380 $297412734 (292979270 1.5
Pamag ..................... 39 569 779 38 720 894 2.2 9 443 154 9 488 862 d .5 5 197 571 5 089076 14070 768 13 601 061 2 998 830 3030 564 22 267 169 21 720 701 2.5
Mael.......................... 13330631 13972083 4&A. 4906233 5022949 d2.3 3381141 3732943 9437442 9032861 2724280 2762711 15542863 15528515 .1
apre 4........0.............. 5012808 4518104 10.9 2322624 2 361376 1531486 1456658 2898727 2780752 1153146 1171140 5583 359 5408550 3.2
All theropnrtiw nre .. 18264 449 17 628 986 3.6 4 125 369 4 713 339 12.5 3868 234 3 728929 3 525 148 6 194 916 2 680 717 2 644 646 10074 099 12 568 491 4i2.i.
Raileroperating renee. 392918633 379977861 3.4 127249 782 129 998 575 2.1 89 788 892 88 592 400 188 944 123 186 190 686 72 147 209 73 422 441 350680224 348 205 527 .8

alo. at way a tracture... 41771050 49407818 d15.5 15867627 16374028 L 3.1 13378653 14050946 25673342 31710525 9604975 10720617 48656970 56482088 aU.92
Deprecattie ............... 5709563 6084891 T 1715999 1636170 4.9 1622459 1586261 2416495 2488890 929165 958962 4968119 5034113 d 1.3
.tlrement................. 1997999 5539502 d&632 1591792 1952 549 11a.5 466802 483647 1029450 1559261 170249 353052 1666 b01 2395960
sIaOllatlen ............... 1188561 ad 345 007 2 645 442 a 2 7314 07 351711 783191 & 98582 879541 d11 286 335 da 7s20 1033156 899512 -
Al other .................. 32874927 38128432 4,, 15 205278 15499616 d 1.9 10937681 11197847 22 325929 26782833 9791896 10171 823 43055 b6 0 48152503 Ad0
Nlateamenof equipent ...... 68997295 68213092 1.1 21922879 20687236 6.0 16089607 17647138 36428777 34584475 11399180 11796638 63917564 64028251 d .2
Deprelatte-............... 14260826 13730 304 3.9 5 401360 4681149 15.4 3468 690 3 911 599 8209 305 7 594 284 2 666 419. 2746 657 14344414 14252 540 .6
etirement ................ 46 241 2 35 094 1 69 40 103 9 90 8 37615 S 1326 09 107 Q2 2169 20 137 d 238 768 _165 574 -
at i ............... 2 125 077 a 34771 8710 107 a 638 a 1 104 32029 260 326 Vu6 H 1 365g04
All.ther ..................... 53047633 57365 597 7.5 1659978 16 151 537 2.5 12724907 13773154 8 991 002 28 202 891 9 055 219 9 330 444 77 51306489
Trefleo ....................... 8156 351 7650 895 3.9 3544970 3305897 7.2 2333831 2394529 5087869 5029394 2380837 2315293 9802537 9739216 .7
Treaportatea-tll* llu ..... 172248188 1697777170 1.5 45079951 44808059 .6 40803125 39817592 72619392 71588625 279913 913 27390327 141336430 138796544 1.8
Mismllaemu pratione ...... 3778117 4026479 a 6-2 1264547 1161468 8.9 971919 1170598 3069044 3121417 409107 407528 4450070 4699543 d 5.3
general ....................... 17 469 769 17 123 787 2.0 5 033 756 4 610 804 9.2 5 429 539 4 053 796 7 518 322 6 712 614 3 053 072 2 914 126 16000933 13 680 536 17.0
tlwaroperatingAlpen 312420770 316399241 a14.. 92713730 90947492 1.9 79006674 79134599 150396746 152747050 54761084 55544529 284164504 287426178 a A
et rewmI trrer. eperatee. 80 497 863 63 578 620 26.6 34 536 052 39 051083 .6 10 782 218 9 457 801 38547 377 33 443 636 17 386 125 17 877 912 66 715 720 60 779 349 9.8
nllr to aereseale .......... 29913076 18978169 57.6 16951507 16658875 1.8 2597347 4373943 19210127 15444775 5599752' 7293316 27407226 27112034 1.1
Pa-rell tains ................ 12268 337 11073 676 10.8 3656 552 3 273 606 11.7 3164 843 2 541 829 5 835 766 5 364 656 2 327 312 2128 384 11 327 921 10034 869 12.9
ederaliaeee tae /....... 4310959 d 5 956 655 7671004 8144968 34 3 22 25 d 787 372 6802827 2656649 1279034 2895244 4859336 3764521 29.1
All thertaM ............... 13333780 13 861 146 a 3. 5423951 5240301 2655029 3619486 6571534 7423470 1993406 2269688 11219969 13312644 d 5.7
aollar perntting laem... 50 584 787 44 600 451 13.4 17 584 545 22 392 208 1.5 8 184 871 5083858 19 3372 50 17 998 861 11 786 373 10 584 596 39 308 494 33 667 315 16.8
qplmt rat.-Dr. baleo... 7505871 9548075 21..4 1001860 892687 12.2 1570432 1904951 4614478 3788996 3276140 2375513 9461050 8069460 17.2
Jointtallltyre t-Mb. balam 1588009 1791054 4.1l.3 361358 324544 11.3 309577 211456 890926 730891 545942 563976 1746445 1506323 15.9
et t1rr eperntingsolom 41490907 33261322 24.7 16221327 21174977 a293-A 6304862 2967451 13831846 13478974 7964291 7645107 28100999 24091532 16.6
antie t enpfane to rnmye<(%) 79.5 83.3 72.9 70.0 88.0 89.3 79.6 82.0 75.9 75.7 81.0 82.5



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Statemt No. M-100


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATWTIC


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

Compiled from 113 monthly reports of revenue and expenses representing 116 Class I railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FCR TWELVE MONTHS ENDED WITH DECEMBER 1956 AND 1955


United States New England Region Great Lakee Region Central Eatern Region Euatern District Poeahonteu Region
Item
1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 19555 Pec 1956 1955


120 of o "seat" at sues,
atl ................... 283595 224025 a 0.2 S 9-2 5955 23056 23174 22699 22902 51677 52031 07 7 990 7971 0.2
Pmkt ....................... 8 9514151628 539 171 937 4.8 $223867304 $213 613127 350 769 67241 292 049 54 1607 221 57 1492 502 84 181 858 55312 998 165 516 6.1 686034038 $607756425 12.9
eemmw ..................... 756582034 742689060 1.9 64652178 60599055 131633575 132826401 210041682 203054448 406327435 396479904 2.5 16644161 16867256
ail .......................... 286767363 286888811 10564017 10797992 51700533 49222111 49605655 51749032 111870205 111769135 .1 8484891 8852787
apwr........................ 119400752 118423465 .8 5416154 4602550 19756693 19597597 17565862 16523 22 42 738 70 40723376 4.9 2743739 2551906
All Mtrsoumsl egrue .. 436770702 419648643 4.1 17597592 16222735 75732766 72650749 100068906 91467761 193399364 180341245 7.2 28105976 23623590 19.0
11r peTreg Yean M0550936013 10106761916 4.4 322097245 305835459 1629593 239 1566346398 1984503682 18552973193936194166 3727479176 5.6 742012805 659651904 12.5

mia.. foqr as. terus... 1405151003 1386512769 1.3 46750636 43996807 183262970 192601755 224138555 218620231 454152161 455 218793 89452324 80570023 11.0
DOpPOa-U............... 147096131 145664018 1.0 6193778 6020895 23080370 22977412 30036115 29712650 59310263 58 710 957 9325105 9188724 1.5
ttlmrteA ................ 22912548 24851297 7.8 346438 612927 3684759 3464067 3156800 5128905 7187997 9205899 81. 514315 1131607 ASaa
plitlu ............... 9 8 52 3 -
ll onr .................. 1235142324 1215987602 1.6 40210420 37 36 98 156497841 166160276 190945640 183778676 387o653 901 4 .1 79612904 70249692 13.3
Naltat mmso mpit ...... 1 892517096 1785253262 6.0 47964141 43420963 273480061 254974505 392538936 375532736 713983138 673928204 5.9 130984770 119185384 9.9
Drosat................. 405445203 388477373 4.4 10758601 10119190 58498 892 57683640 67996292 66 585130 137253785 134387960 21 31712600 29481258 7.6
.lTmmet. ................ 5101763567 1156 106 72315 11497 762106 36074 a 215 869 26666096 2700290 4-LSOS 04 d 888A403
all t ..... .
Al *tb .................. 1492882065 1402039456 6.5 38361646 35024088 216130892 198052971 324903424 309163475 579395962 542240534 6.9 99877218 90592529 10.2
trfte ....................... 254733421 236197342 7.8 6079584 5800634 37696953 34148975 39796462 35647071 83572 999 75596680 10.6 14794999 13335674 10.9
trFrewsl-l ht 1is..... 40433827656 3767709258 7.3 137862311 132225402 710559610 656707156 838907965 76915515 1687329886 1558087716 8.3 227955875 200306824 13.8
LeUllmeoperstinm...... 111242923 108261575 2.8 4251563 4071902 15512775 15064051 21159399 19656351 40923737 38792304 5.5 2897374 2815577 8.9
mesn1 ....................... 401301269 357435197 12.3 14814633 13888762 64312139 58577343 78062560 66146238 157189332 138612343 13.4 27719472 23260669 19.2
Iamlwr Cseamsee 8 108273368 7641369403 6.1 257722868 243404470 1284824508 12120737851594603877 14847577853137151253 2940236040 6.7 493804814 439474151 12.4
o tm lmas fro F. pweattim. 2442662645 2465392513 a 644374377 62430989 344768731 354 272 613 389899805 370539534 799042913 767243136 1.5 248207991 220177753 12.7
eilar aowmsule .......... 1121323051 108140746 3.724509000 21786902 154 893 010 137291635 161268391 141810878 340670401 300889 41 13.2 129806684 115212984 12.7
re-noll tame................ 334215200 283633972 17.8 10655229 9198 828 54459541 46325611 65393221 55617930 130507991 111142369 17.4 19773141 15270328 29.5
al temMesa)....... 393824910 418306591 59 1099584 2278414 30075143 26092649 36065691 27799142 67240418 L6170205 19.7 83482957 75126581 11.1
All tbw ts?............... 393282941 379480183 3.6 12754187 10309660 70358326 04873375 59809479 58393806 142921992 133576841 7.0 26550586 24816075 7.0
tlrWperaS ogam ... 1321339594 1363971767 4.5 39865377 40644087 1898757281 216 980978 228631414 228728656 458372512 4863537211 5.8 118401307 104964769 1W.8
3tpi itaftetityr on-r. tme 42829712 41106196 8266528 7151 030 2730827 3197544 7462851 7 326731 18460206 17675305 4.4 2 4 id43998Z I4 1
Nto rluer entht gael 1068343681 1128867391 a 5.4 15471216 19354818 146967312 172554830 165860910 166213576 328299438 358123 224(d &O 138506221 123145473 12.5
lost* e f sumess to reommee() 76.8 75.6 80.0 79.6 78.8 77.4 80.4 80.0 79.7 78.9 66.5 66.6


E stern Dixtrict
Includitg Southern Region Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Items Pocahontas Region
1956 1955 s 1956 1955 '"er"n 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955


Nil" of se --eftui at o1e-
59667 60002 g0.6 37405 37460 0.1 45186 45248 53820 53777 27513, 27544 126519 126563 -
....................... 3 867 892 591 3 605 921941 7.3 128090029 2218162191 4.9$1044038 901012 526 313$197368045 21929065489 $784903436 4770496 003$3 802 622278>3 712 087805 2.4
praptr ..................... 422971596 413347160 2.3 94742344 91970589 3.0 56568897 57503842 151734828 148552164 305643691 31315305 238868094 237371311 .6
Nal .......................... 120355096 120621862 Ad.2 40930507 39678592 3.2 29618494 30518139 72629285 72431087 23233981 23579131 125 481760 126 528 357 .8
Iorne...................... 45482448 43275282 5.1 20170808 19981996 .9 14127495 14526520 29890286 31078657 9729715 9561010 53747496 55 166 187
Alnothereisoa nuve.. 221505240 203964835 8.6 52855047 53 389 4 91 56307960 56714055 71907719 73077080 34194736 32503178 162410415 162294317
allw peuitn leinene 4 678206971 4387131 080 6.6 1489 598 9991426 182 859 4.4 1200661236 1171788 873 2 29904257 2254 204 477 682626237 867454627 4383130043 4293447977 2.1

Riau. of qW n sutoar s... 543604485 535788816 1.5 220050006 210895854 4.3 194299767 188095889 314685658 316950726 132511087 134781484 641496512 639828099 .3
m.leNsiat .............. 68635 368 67899681 1.1 19235534 18689985 2.9 19010850 19142992 29263556 28698721 10950 823 11232639 59225229 59 074352 .3
lttmto* ................. 7702312 10337506 295. 5454281 4881780 11.7 3816361 2115906 3828989 5563139 2110585 1952966 9755955 9632011 1.3
Ngwuses ...3.... 9855 9855 -
Allo.ft....................467266805L7-- 9 855
7 551 6...:... 726 2.1 19536019 187324089 4.3 171472536 166827136 281593113 L82688866 119449679 121595879 572515328 571111881 .2
mlatems-. of.Uilt 8 ...... 844967908 793113588 6.5 273072360 251 875183 8.4 207236565 198409483 429 305085 405 593485 137935178 136261523 774 476 828 740 264 491 4.6
Dewdtms ............... 168966385 163869218 3.1 61597027 57053428 8.0 47130342 45931783 96282060 91061666 31469389 30561278 174881791 167554727 4.4
ewttumt ................ a 3271657 d 3588693 498145 896833 699426 6 S609g6 d 1034.47J d 760307 d306471 d-36 766 d 204037 1 378 041 -
ll *s ................... 679273180 632833063 7.3 211973478 195118588 8.6 160805649 153058668 334057498 315292126 106772260 105737011 601635407 574087805 4.8
raffl. ....................... 98367998 88932354 10.6 40492491 37 540939 7.9 28534088 27172476 59795743 56 572254 27543101 25979319 115872932 109724049 5.6
Trogrttls-kll l s..... 1915285761 1758394540 8.9 509723902 471952182 8.0 463613772 438986519 837691807 796626223 317012414 301749794 1618317993 1537362536 5.3
leuellM sette.s...... 43821111 41607881 5.3 13575096 12715388 6.8 11888938 12238641 37072560 36654666 4885218 5044999 53846716 53 938306 2
1me*1 ....................... 184908804 161873012 14.2 56309591 50600588 11.3 48054342 42610912 76597929 09467427 35430603 32883258 160082874 144961597 .
htllwpetg ePas 3630956067 3379710191 7.4 1 113 223 4461035 580 134 7.5 953627472 907513920 1755148762 1 631 864 781 655 317601 636700377 3364093855 3L26 079 078 4.3
Not nestres3. epstem. 1C47250904 1007420889 4.0 376375553 390 602 725 d 247033764 5i64274953 544693788 572339696 227308636 2;30754250 1 C19 0361688 1067 368 899 4 5
bI oWum aoesurl ........... 470477085 416102 399 13.1 181295338 173755681 4.3 120165903 129524655 263907054 273406 301 85477671 88631710 469550628 491 562 666 5
Pe-nlr wes................ 150281132 126412697 18.9 45063223 37778906 19.3 39741233 34232618 71016951 61091832 28112661 24117919 138870845 119442 369
Pe1al lo Mans ....... 150723375 131296786 14.8 76037068 76 848996 .A 30799458 45903674 105251481 125541035 31013528 38716100 167064467 10160809 20,5
All t0er ton ............... 169472578 1;8 392916 7.0 60195047 59127779 1.8 49625212 49388363 87638622 86773434 263514682 25797691 163615316 lolu59488
hllmoweratig Imteom ... 576773819 591318490 12 195080215 216 847044 610.0 126867861 134750298 280786734 298933395 141830965 142122540 549485560 575 806 233 4.6
l.eat rsto-Dr. bloe ... 89092659 89934506 a_45 6927570 13668126 493 29197623 26501155 51008556 49705178 33939793 34189215 114145972 110395548 3.4
JoitttRollty ret-h. tlawe 20875501 20115287 3.8 4118039 4110069tS 2694419 2462777 8384547 7702024 6757206 6716039 17836172 16880840 5.7
t wllotr pesatig aeem 466805659 481268697 a 3. 184034606 199068 849 d 7.6 94975819 105786366 221393631 541526193 101133966 101217286 417503416 448529845a 6.9
atleo at epesees to remes(%) 77.6 77.0 74.7 72.6 79.4 77.4 76.3 74.6 74*2 73.4 76.8 75,1


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