Operating revenues and operating expenses of class I steam railways in the United States - 1934

MISSING IMAGE

Material Information

Title:
Operating revenues and operating expenses of class I steam railways in the United States - 1934
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
Publication Date:
Frequency:
monthly
regular

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Railroads -- Statistics -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
Genre:
serial   ( sobekcm )
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.

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Florida
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
oclc - 18605071
lccn - sn 88029203
Classification:
lcc - HE2713 .Un314
ddc - 385.0973 fU56o
System ID:
AA00000584:00022

Related Items

Succeeded by:
Operating revenues and operating expenses of class I railways in the United States


This item is only available as the following downloads:


Full Text

IC Ite. .' 73*'


Subject to revision


UNIV. OF f., .
DOCU.LI T OEPT :





U.S. DEPOfITC-,_,


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES'
Compiled from 149 monthly report of revenue and expense reprmsentin 150 Clue I sleam rmilwmay


Statement No. M-100
JANUARY, 1934


FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY. 134 AND 1133


United States New England Region A/ Great Laes Regona Central amte Region k/ Eattuer Dstnri Pocahont. Region
Iten,
1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933

Average number of miles operated...... 239,511.48 241,366.87 7.179.43 7,269.34 26,940.26 27,071.50 25,056.61 25,220.55 59,176.30 59,561.39 6,043-91 6,104.29
Revenues:
Freight ... 208,780,227 179,239,405 8$,440,249 $6,957,606 0 42,183363 6 35,711,018 $41.735,097 $35.187565 $92.358,709 $77.856.189 $14,9 ,238 $13,895.293
Passenger / 27,199,735 I/ 26,653,677 2,734475 2,611,OS 6,115,559 6,123,501 7,931,89 7?,6889 16,781,893 16,1,488 472,694 468,625
Mail 7,645,628 773 3 713,81 82.832 1,234,284 1,265,40 1,362364 ,54,029 2,970,406 3.002,201 213,900 213,418
Express 3,04,066 2,26,340 142,984 108,403 519,154 3 96 515,787 358220 1.177 87.119 76,215 59
All other transportation 5,829,846 5,93.646 381,102 419, 1,776,7 1,9 .72 96,636 897893 03 3,245623 132,33 13
Joint facility-Cr --1 ,427 7081 87,453 4 57,826 111, 8,679 2 18,017 7660
Joint facility-Dr 187,539 199159 1293 795 7 49,072 7, 6.293 49 560 1,676
Railway operating revenues ...... 258,005,696 226,555,138 12,565,658 10,965,423 52,952,123 46,431,265 53,842,338 46,516,946 119,360,119 103,913,634 16,017,336 14,932,097
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures 25,159,003 22, ,70 1,350,930 1,324,122 4,595.128 4,321,474 4,1,5 3,691,55 10,127,517 9,336,851 1,637,557 1,565,078
Maintenance of equipment 52,693,993 47,591,90 2,310,028 1,882,283 10,843,9 9,920,66 11,176, 9,13354 24329,872 20,936,496 3308535 2,50,9
Traffic 7,290,2 7,298,548 179868 182,177 1,1612 1,291,304 1,23 1,196,895 2,671,961 297720 285
Transportation 96,294,638 89,763.733 4,972,120 4,479,039 20,789, 19,07 ,041 20,2, 11.175.19 5 7, .326 41,729,275 3.728,12 I 3,61172,4
Miscellaneous operations 2,187,625 2,0 13,18 136,964 471,94471 4 113 1,010,917 36,2 1,723
ener142,7. 12,562.13 522 2222471.091
:General t2n f i C12,2, 522722 54.0, 23,91 2,347,155 2.57.1 2,529, 5.402 6 5.417290 531.79 571,398
Transportation for investment-Cr_ 146,701 20 93 962 30,4 2393 17425 40,992 ,o48026 2,702 2,195
Railway operating expenses 195,848,888 181,679,759 9,478,713 8.544,764 40,033,304 37,356,565 39,876,200 35,153,455 89.388.217 81,054,784 9,537,267 8,923.647
Net revenue from railway operations 62,156,808 44,875,379 3,086, 2,420,659 12918,819 9.0'4,700 13,966,138 11,363,491 29,971902 22,858,80' 6.140.069 6,008
Railway tax accruals 20,770,834 21,740,199 725, 790,6 ,9,1 4.,562,95 5280 3268,562 8,3.643 ,47 1.720,157 1,596,
Uncollectible railway revenues 106,465 90,456 306 31.719,7427925 13488 33,558 10,859 1,
Railway operating income 41,279,509 23,044,724 2,360,592 1,629,387 8,793,915 4,49i,977 10,410,172 8,081,441 21,564,679 k.14,202,805 ,749.053 4,410,095
Equipment rents -Dr. balance ... .... 7,435.111 6,608.,273 502,809 386,742 1,913,304 1,778,653. : 1,141.,382 1,290.620 355795 3,.,215 19. 4
Joint facility rent Dr. balance 2,913,196 2,851,4 40 420,:943 83,880 650,247 35,76 585299 511564 6549 .31150 5 95 13131
Net railway operating income 30,931,202 13,585,011 1,436,6 0 858,765 6,230,364 2,077,618 8,683,491 6,279,057 16,350,695 9,215,440 4,789,854 4,532,.846
Ratio of expenses to revenues (per cent) 75.91 80.19 75.43 77.92 75.60 80.46 74.06 75.57 74.89 78.00 59.54 i 59.76

Southern Rnegio Southern 1)itrnct Northwmtern Rep a Cetaul Westetrn RlRes. S h*r-4,ern R4.n 't slern I)otist
Item
1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933

Average number of miles operated 39,449.05 39,763.84 45,492.96 45,868.13 48,571.96 48,828.48 53,407.00 53,963.06 32,863.26 33,145.81 134,942.22 135.937.35
Revenues:
Freight 28,380,1 $25,566,400 $43,320,428 039,461,693 $22,220,704 18,187.8 $32,903,841 27," 40 $17,91:6 116,010,08B $7 101,090 $61,921,52
Passenger 3,21 2,928,103 3,686,13E 3.396,728 1,768,771 1,83, 3,832,760 4,05 93 1 0,172 1,23,220 731.70 7,112,461
Mails 1, 142,4. 1,118,723 1,356,354 1,332,141 1,017,19 1,02, 37 1,60424 1, 698,249 709,80 18,868 97377
Express 7 1 508,938 9,66 568072 27231 215,87 006 44300 236 193962 1, 85,149
All other transportation..- 408,938 376,821 1,269 500708 790610 688,64 607,3 665 5 550808 1,7,315
Incidental 96,779 513,95 679,712 422,910 58,57 757, 2 352 14 16 1,2415
Joint facility Cr 1 6,o 27 132,17 79,671 4421 83 51 47069 998 96
Joint facility Dr ... 1,225 18,1 20,207 20,170 594 10 4 1, 1 6 ,593 122,792
Railway operating revenues 34,608,162 31,118,923 50,625,496 46,051,020 26,552.007 22.363,498 40,472,116 35,264,4)3 20,995,956 18,962,523 88.020,079 76,590,484
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures 3,952,209 3,439,74 5,589,766 5,004,652 2,856,353 2,441,324 394517 3.03,02 ,60,118 2,36,674 9,441,650 8,313,200
Maintenance of equipment 6,488,312 6509,428 9,6,847 9,0,362 5,83.05 5,701,278 8,64,14 7, 439 4,090o,077 377 33 1 67 274 17295
Traffic 1,14866 1,151753 144,383 1,436,968 86495 906127 1.334,202 186 791 910,06 896 619 3,189
Transportation 12,396,5 11,597,020 16,124,649 15,208,514 11,633,8 10,828,6 15280,088 14, 679 7 63 7,4 582 34,49,661 32,85 94
Miscellaneous operations 248,95 210, 285,049 252,310 192,203 1 1,10 477 ,r42 447864 11,280 109 14
ral ,66,703 1,560,74 2,098,01 1.414,390 30 54 2.325317 1.20 907 1,242 591 4,86861 5013 68
Transportation for investment-Cr 12,195 32,273 14.97 4,468. 12,223 4 ,.27 27.287 22,291 51,30 51,.02 90,612 120,920
Railway operating expenses 25,789,031 24,436,830 35.326,296 33,360,477 22,782,361 21,466,808 31,899,182 30,224,118 16.452,830 15.573,.572 71.134.373 67,264,498
Net revenue from railway operations ..... 8,819,131 6,682,09 1,299,200 12,690,54 3,769,646 896,690 8,572, 593oo 4, 541,126 3, 16,885,706 9,325.986
Railw.ay tax accruals 2,531,786 2,692.9 ,251943 289 274667 2,955012 409 147792 61 817 888265
Uncollectible railway revenues ...... 9.467 5,848 20326 7657 6.709 7,142 8. 109856 109108 3243 25,559 49.241:
Railway operating income 6,277,878 3,983,344 11,026,931 8,393,439 1,016,264 d 06, 4,611,409 819,545 3,060,2P6 1,694,399 8.687,899 448,480
Equipment rents Dr. balance 632,449 662,378 634,9 408,2?6 762,779 1,23,555 96 I 7 3 1 004306 1 2 74,762
Joint facility rent Dr. balance 173,068 204,.94 329,76 5,75 22,7 2 020 2 2 457
an1 t"9,nt :0: ,926,9q4 95 ,
Net railway operating income ..... 5,272,361 3,116,552 10,062,215 7,649,398 10,778 d 1.14. 8 2,954,439 1 1,553,075 414,982 4.518,292 279
Ratio of expenses to revenues (per cent) 74.52 78.53 69.78 72.44 85.80 95.99 78.82 85.71 78.36 82.13 80.82 87.82
Excludes switching and terminal companies. Statements prior to January. 1933, included pitchingg and terminal companies.
a/ Does not Include Boston & Albany. the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
Does not include Big Four Lines, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
SIncludes $929,520 sleeping and parlor oar surcharge.
d Deficit or other reverse items.
f/ Included $1,42?6795 eleepinO and parlor oar euroharge.


300





S00/\ FREIGH R VENUE
0




-J
L


to

0 -0




JFMAMJJA50NDJFMAMJJASONDJFMAMJJASOND
1932 1933 1934


300




OPERATING EXPEN5E5
o o00 s _-- __________

O
0
0


100
.Id NET RAILWAY OPERATING INCOME





J FMAMJJASONDJFMAMJJASONDJFMAMJJASOND
1932 1933 1934
11100,-0 U S. GOVERNMENT PRINMTIMS OfTlC nle


3 1262 08730 3474






C subject. to revision34
Subject to revision


United Staue New England Recion A/ Great Lake Region Ceral E atern Reson / Eastern Datnct Pocahoatas Region
Itemn
1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933

Average number of miles operated........ 239,460.56 241,347.25 7,179.43 7,272.54 26,932.93 27,069.39 25,056.61 25,220.55 59,168.97 59,562.48 6,043.91 6,104.29

Freight 66108 (763,%17.g0.640 $6,692,211 41.487,069 $34,612,860 4 6 33,1109.7 $90,251176 ,416,048 $15, 113,418 ,9
Mail R 7 303 :1223 8 ,6 i:2:146 1,2 2,7,619 n0117
All other transportation 5.1,7 5,319909 3 408,178 1 6, 1,72 9,71 5, 7. 3,o7,o99 124 9 60
Incidental- 6,6 3,931,250 399,9 352,214 1,03 901621 1,03 857 1,05,649 2,469, 2,3 484 146,8 7 149.
Joint facility-Cr 666, 3 632,93 76, 1,81 2, 4,276 614 ,84 218,395 21 ,481 16,463 10,32
Joint facility-DOr_.. 174,183 192,626 1,5 733 3,636 41,185 6,360 6,123 51,514 4,041 1,73 2,37
Railway operating revenues-.... 248,439,253 212,154,o01 11,482,554 10,417,031 51,630,739 44,245,.43 52,358,107 43,225,477 115,471,400 97,6887,991 16,137,614 14,397.574
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structurea_ 25,121,866 21,641,459 1,12,693 1,268,058 4,564,550 3,931,131 4,518,090 3,444,529 10,895,333 8,643,7 1,496,339 1,594,827
Maintenance of equipment ,531115 44,99,55 2, ,692 1,7319 10393,219 9,06,070 10,76,769 g,446,309 23,1,60 19,9683,6 3,270 2,521,319
Uncollectible railway revenues. 95 65,973,730 1 2 1,305,770 ,2,1 ,2 ,99 1 67 7, 2,65,2 2649
Transportation-.- 92, ,803 84,296,230 4.791,293 4,124,745 20,356,550 17,933, 19,971,31 17.l41:,23i ,119. 39,19, 3.660;761 3,43,
Miscellaneous operations .nco_ 9,10,7 19,29,665 1,3i3,190 12,68,49 4,27,17 ,37390635 49,359,0 7,96,12,2 i ,96 57 ,07,7 5,1 05,99 ,3
General y f 2,2AN9,-7 2,lan 2,21,37M ,42 ,891 2,j510,U 5,24.59 15. 519 0o
Transportation investmentCr 132,157 2N7,114 674 16, 21,509 ,774 115.69 30,58 1
Railway operating expenses___ 1 ,591,222 171,334,067 9,433,91 7,943,404 39,2,10 35,547099,4 39,615,54330 32,90,990 1,155,679 76,400,338 9,251,955 8,3 991,145
Net revenue fro railway operations t) 59, ,0 40.91 40,8 .719943 2,0 .1473 2,473627 12 76.10..2697 75.019 10316,4 76.7.o52147,63 57.7 5659 6,016,49
Uncollectible I Southern Ra a rvoutes Dr7t .Norther R a Cetl W 3tr9 Ri5 4 outh ,r 3 We73 D 751
Railway operating incme- 39,190,726 19,329,661 1,330,14 1,67,429 8,247.157 4,373.905 9,359,20 7,012,4A. 1,936,573 13,073,758 5,155,992 41933,855
Equipmentrents-Dr. balance 6,54 6427132 0229 34,660 1,,364 11,122 1,282,432 242
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance -1 3,055,A4 2 16,7 168 30 45 1, 428 06104. 52553 9351 1: 6
Net railway operating incomes --- 29,281,013 10133,779,9 415,218 1,016,324 5,829873 2,0993657 7,615,533 5207,439 13,60,624070 17,323,12 5,311,495 7,538,992
Ratio of expensesway ato revenues (per cent)tructures .- 3,75.91 0.76,28 5 62.81,2 ,876.25 2 76.10 2 80.34 6 7531 1 ,,76.13 7,.34, L 78.05 57.37 581.21
Soutainteernce of equipme Southern D81 ,0a9,610 9,616, 61 8,600,929 5,3650 5 1 8., So 3,th. R 177 97 16,T 9 t

Traffic 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933

Average number of ilnves operated--r ----- 39,434.7 3 ,7630 4 45,47913 366 45,6813 4,572.07 48,824.65 53.3 .92 53,961 .21 32,859.94 33.145970 134,12.93 135,916.67
Revenues:
Freight -_-- -- 28,21 24,066,746 43,271,912 (37,1:5.0 620,862,90 16,866,46 u $30, 25,801,461 (17,216,5 (14,661,333 (61,13,
Passengeray operating expenses ....,654 2,9649,503 34,13,609 31,350,6 991, 55,96 1,62957,3 29,599,75 ,260,35 15,7,36 14,7 ,736 4 99173,1 6 4.583,o
ailNet .. f lway oper__ __ ati o 9,930,310 65 3, 926 1,264 9 1,240, 23 48 ,33 949 ,07 19,58 1,540- 67 612,,,. 2 9 18 1,O 26 46, 14
Express....lway ta ... .2,58607,889 2, ,296,690 64,829 26729 16, 231 1,86 9 1 ,2 8,
oll other transportation........ 462,252. ,64 5o,411 48,50 365 916 77,8 ,1,4 1 2738








Ratio of expncident9ses to revenues (per cent) 71.0 77.87 67.01 71,3 3 .7 99.3 1 79,76 87.19 78.31 5 5 6.83 9o.35
Jointfac/ Does not include Boston Albany the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York 4ntrl returns n Great Lakes Region49
Joint facility Dr -- 5,463 16.0 17,2406 1,917 1 4 21,214 88,9 102:.90 1 8 1,864 1054 125,668
Railay operating revenues 34b/ Does n,8ot include,964 29,495,429 50,952,578 43Big Four Lines, the r893003 24,64evenuesand6, expen7 20,65,127 37,es o which are included wit9318h N Y2,416,635 0,049070 17,29,254rk Central returns2.015,275 70373,n Great Lake Region016
Expenses:
Maintenance of ay and structures 3,15,01 3,276,48 5,311420 In71255 2,64,908 2,41,20,6 3,732,305 3273,8llor or s7,900 2,406976,91e.,113 8,126,4
Traffintace 1.6,7591 1,0 9,616,461 5,600,929 5,513,650 5 a 8,174,78 7,421511 4637,543 3 5*5206 17 72 974 16,404,950
Traffic 1 789 47,234 1382,631 131023 2 4466 1 292, 9 1 320,851 8t7,7 84? 815 299 219 3 00,232
Transportation- 11,894,293 10,91j4728 15,J55,054 14,346,3 10,56,2 10,319,E23 13,8109 13,108,7 7.09, 6,722810 31,:67,291 30,
Miscelleous operations 263,050 198,701 02 10 236,' 60, 6 2 113 72 10"
Transportation fo investmentrl,44,534 1,464,442 1,964,848 2,024,060 1,3iv36t 2,-s9e102 1164;8 ,7 3 4661 N.4,73
6,974 31,720 8,913 38,313 20:008 24:0-7 27,1 68 22:655 k5;F 43n570 93,T 632
Railway operating expenses 24,864,654 22,969,503 34,143,609 31,350.648 20,991,550 20,537,034 29,599,475 25.263,311 15,700,709 14,752,736 66,291.734 63,583,051
Net revenue from railway operations 9,930,310 6,525,926 16,808,969 12,5: 2,355 3,855,337 121,093 7,19,84 4,153,324 4,148,361 2,515,51 1572541 6,759,935
Railway tax accruals 2,507,889 2,720,635 4,229,761 4,302,063 2 647,862 2,867,273 3 ,66,171 4 218,231 1 ,86 929 1 652,97 6,0 962 8, 38 193
Uncollectible railway revenues 19,525 8,289 20,320 9,415 6,893 9,361 7,157 6,875 12,566 10,523 27,316 26,786
Railway operating income 7,402,896 3,797,002 12,555,855 8,230,557 1.200,582 .755..70 3,645,515 d 71.782 2,648,566 852,398 7,695,263 d 1.974.,94
Equipment rents-Dr. balance 896,360 695,776 552,732 453,417 5,747 646,278 1,024,930 593,371 1,.16, 99 1,044,512 2,81,636 2,556,531
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance 211,119 157,731 369,254 296,953 354 343:145 00,551 463,496 295,018 303,707 1 050,150 1,110.351
Net railway operating income.---- 6,295,417 2,943,495 11,606,912 7,462,487 256,254 d 3.746.996 2,220,334 d 1.428.649 1,336,689 d 496.191 3,813.477 5.671.816
Ratio of expenses to revenues (per cent), 171.48677.87 67.01 71,43 84.48 99.41 79,74 87.19 78.31 85.45 50.83 90.35

a/ Does not includee Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are Included with Now York Contral returns in Great Lakes Region.
b/ Does not Include Big Four Lines, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns In Great Lakes Region.
Includes (732,695 sleeping and parlor oar .uroharge.
d Deficit or otner reverse items.
2/ Include. (1,204,473 sleeping and parlor oar surcharge.


S/ 3 1262 08730 3326

INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 148 monthly report of revenue and expenses representing 149 Cls I steam railway

FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY, 134 AND 1333


300





zoo00 ,n FREIGH R .VENUE
-JN
0

0
z
O OO
-J





JF MAMJ JASONDJ FMAM J JASONDJ FMAMJ JASOND
193Z 1933 1934

40


0 EN

o zo _______________________________
0



0 ______.. _______ _______________ _______________
JFMAMJJASONDJFMAMJJASONDJFMAMJJASOND
1932 1933 1934


300





zoo


0

100

0I
00io


SFMAM J ASONDJ FMAMJJ ASONDJ FMAMJJ ASOND
1932 1933 1934


132fl2-0 US GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 193t


Sweet No. M-IM
FEBRUARY, 1934


OPERATING EXPENSES







NET RAILWAY OPERATING INCOME

I1\\ ^ )rT _


t$:: 0-e us GO'I'[RNM[ [ PRINTING OFFICE 1 34







Subject to revision


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 148 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 149 Class I steam railways
FOR TWO MONTHS ENDED WITH FEBRUARY, 1934 AND 1933


FEBRUARY, 1934


United States New England Region a/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region b/ Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933

Average number of miles operated ......... ..... 239,490.20 241,358.01 7,179.43 7,270.94 26,935.98 27,070.83 25,056.61 25,220.55 59,172.02 59.562.32 6,043.91 6,104.29
Revenues:
Freight .--... 410,435,151 348,470,264 $15,950,888 M 13,69t,817 83,670,4O31 70,323,879 82,982,140 668,298,542 1 $182,603,459 152,272,238 .29,994,216 627,3114,152
Passenger ............. -/ 152,576,09 1 0 T ,,684 31 1,99,775 11,72.2 11, ,607 15,133,74 13,751,113 32 3,191,1`5 9O3,618 3
----Express ...... --... ----...---- 6 97 0 4703,13 32800 252.631 195 613 866,868 108367 851,913 2,607,588 1.9 2 5412 183,190 190 0
All other transportation ,9 6 28 8,176 604 3,670,713 1,921,002 1,783,83 6091,915 6, 23 2,90 1 9
Inaidental .,,415-21 8,511,332 8160 1 19751,0 1 2:143 ,- 1,926,0110 2,267,03 2,2, 13 ,227,665 ;4,0,9 ,o 1, 11 7.9
Joint facility-Cr ............. 1412, 8 1 ,153,72 168,835 0,60 1, 201,682 1 3 1'463,99 12614234140
Joint facility-Dr _31....... .,722 1,.85 11: 1,528 183 90,257 13,381 12,416 1 35( 101:201 2,643 ,513
Railway operating revenues.......- .. 506,441,698 438,709,150 24,048,212 21,382,454 104,582,861 90,676,750 106,197,195 89,742,423 234,828,268 201,801,627 32,154,950 29,329,671
Expenses:4426162:12:972711 ,89
Maintenance of way and structures ----- 50,281,773 1,296,162 ,16,62 2,592,180 9,159677 8,252,605 8,700,524 7,135,784 21,023,824 17,980,569 ,133,896 3,159,90
Maintenance of equipment ... 103,221,732 942,581,761 4,341,721 3,613,879 21,237,057 19,726,739 21,6 6,398 17,579,853 47,1 2,176 0,920,471 ,79115 5,3 5
Traffic ...... 14,387,774 14,272,278 347,150 371,638 2,622,282 2,572,381 2,48,4,145 2,3814,177 5,453,577 5,328,196 591,562 548,26.
Transportation ....................9...73......... 188,3339,808 174,59964 9,76,42 ,0784 10,846,604 ,37,008,333 ,233,137 35,316,26 90,843153 80,928,53 ,1,866 7,0 7,139
Miscellaneous operations 14,93,3514 3.7 Z 00 296,192 265,423 908,036 805,O13 969,491 839,398 2,173,719 1,909,834 75,312 79,003
nai o of exqeuses ipomrevenut.............. ................. 4,5 807 1, ,77.11921:L34. 17
General 219208 24 90 1,001363 1,0112,378 4,582129 4,591,3 022,986 3925 10, ,78 ,7,706 1,3,11 1,111,016
Transportation for investment-Cr .. 278,872 470,528 767 1,11-4 33,672 51,964 36,725 133,118 71,1694 186,196 34,6841 8,788
Railway operating expenses...... ..-.........31,-,777 353,013,827 18,912,694 16,488,168 79,322,113 72,90o4,510 79,309,956 68,062,1 5 177,544,763 157,55,123 18,796,222 17,304,792
Net revenue from railway operations..... 122000,921 85,695,32 5,135518 4,894,286 25,260,72 8 17,772,2o0 26,887,239 21,679,978 57,2S3,505 1 3116,504 1,5,72 12,24,87
Railway tax accruals ............... ...... 41,341,885 43,175,527 1,-42,,65 1,572,642 8,163,588 8,877,2214 7,080,918 6,567,763 16,686.,71 17.017,629 3,42,029 3,177,994
Uncollectible railway revenues. 191,938 1 ,12 2,26 4,829 56,090 29,134 10,063 18,350 98,17 52,313 11,654 2,935
Railway operating income. .... 80,167,098 2,374,384 3,690,789 3,316,815 17,041,070 8,865,882 19,766,258 15,093,865 110,98,117 27,276,562 9,905,05 8,843,950
Equipment rents-Dr. balance 14, 291,013 13,035,.06 1,005,100 751oo03 3,728,66 2,26;,292 2,57 ,252 6,999,0S9 0 L-.A8Lk- .
Joint f1,riit-Dr,27oC......1278,87214 67236T15,2210ol2 ,73, 2 2 ,220 20,00
Joint facility rent--Dr. balance .. .. ... 5,966,173 5,620,189 833,630 690,32 ,252,166 1,70,15 2,2 61,27 2,03,2 3,290,092 2,894,595 314.82 268,553
Net railway operating income ....M.. 60,209,882 23,718,789 1,852,059 1,875,088 12,060,237 4,176,983 16,296,690 11,186,96 30,208,986 17,538,567 10,101,349 9.071,838
Ratio of expenses to revenues (per cent) ...75.91 80.147 78.694 ,77.11 75.85 80.410 74.68 75.84 75.61 78.02 58.16 59,00
Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District

1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933

Average number of miles operated. ...... 39,147.69 39,763.84 45,91.60 5,868.13 8,572.02 18,826.66 53394.62 53,55.O9 32,859.94 33,105.81 134,826.58 135,927.56

Freight .56,5?8,09.4 49,633,1,6 686,592,31O t76,947,298 143,083,608 t35,054,306 62,962 ,546 653,525,001 635,193,198 630,671,121 $141,239,352 119,250.728
ass er 648259 5 357 7693877 6755957 3,284,167 31162806 7,20,4 7,576728 2,166,291 2,287,698 12,691,012 1,327,232
Passengers i 2...........-.. 2 189007 2,12 35 263,82908 2,72,964 1,965 3 ,228 1,973,944 3,1392 3204,327 1,360,742 1,368,589 6,65,312 6,516,860
Express always o pe 160 186 1060, 31 1787,376 1,211,901 612,15 383057 1,247,531 769,2951 476,050 366,812 2,335,726 1,519,820
All other transportation e.....1....... _8 1907-------- 7243, 5 1,-127,6 984,218 1,134,295 1, 2 2 1 ,369 1,291,27 1 ,718 1487,860 ,672,6
Incidental 1,4080 941 1 1,4,78 1,256,52 8lO,286 680,578 1,188, 18,108 25, 2,8,113 2 4,091
Joint facility-Cr .1. 2 9 236,78 ;78 254,267 144,682 1115,2114 0081 398 101,732 91,7315 6o,9 0,60
Joint facility-Dr ........ 28688 34,611 31,331 39,124 35,517 43,808 191,177 201,432 2,322 3,240 229,0162993
Railway operating revenues-....-..... 69,423,126 60,614,352 101,578,076 89,9144,023 51,398,894 43,021,625 77,591,434 67,681,098 41,04,11026 36,260,777 170,035,354 146,963,500
Expreses: a aanc-.-.------.................. 290 6,716,2 10,901,186 9,875,907 5,501,261 4,87,001 7,677,114 6,777,035 5,178,18 4,775,650 18,356,73. L 16,9 9,686

intnancetyo fr enq ment -c r _.96 1 1,0 63,993 213,510 6 1 32,281 715634 6 1 9.15 93,629 9 924,972 183,898 211,551


Ne t revenue from railway operate ......no --- 18.,79,81 13,208,19 31,2,108,169 25,232,898 7,062.,983 1,176,97 16,9,777 11,93,69, 23,890,996 1,8.9 3 9, 1,91 1, 91
Uncollectible railway revenuesr.......n.8 28,992 12,137 5.646 17,072 13,602 16,530 167598 17,7131 22,671 41,766 52,875 76,027
Railway operating income........ 13,680,774 7,780,346 23,585,819 16,624,296 2,216,846 a 4.821.Q14 8,257,224 747,763 5,989,092 21516,797 16,383,167 1 3.R26.474
Equipment rents-rDr, balance..l.............. 1,728,809 1358,154 1,217,685 861,713 1352,526 1,419,629 '42,38L:, 14,51, 2 4,8373.2 2,977,O94 2 786,0 ,
Joint facility rent-iDr balances .......... 50386,187 31 2,1 5 699,007 630,697 597,291 620,191 61,98 8,187 5539 578,818 37, 07 1,094,59
Net railway operating incomes ... ... 11,567,778 6,060,047 21,669,127 15,131,898 267,032 9 6.890.874 5,174,773 d 9.179.366 2,889,961 5,a014S,6.9 8,331,769 ,. 1.96,1..59
Ratio of expenses to revenues (per cent) 72.99 78.21 68.39 71.95 85.17 97.63 179.26 86.42 78.34 83.726 o.82 89.o3


a/ Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
b/ Does not include Big Four Lines, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
S/ Inoludes $1,663,115 sleeping and parlor oar suroharge.
d/ Deficit or other reverse items.
2 / Includes % 2,631,448 Bleeping and parlor car surcharge.








Subject to revision


UNIV. OF FL LI.
DOCUMENTS DEPT.




U.S. PEPC-TO-Y


IC iste.I:yw l


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled (rIui 148 monthly reports of revenues mand expvwa repren'tign ( 149 ('la. I team radtiay

FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH, 1534 AND 1933


I IIIIIII I III l 1111l 1111 l li iii l lll III
3 1262 08730 3763

INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS


United States New England Region a/ Great Lakes Region Central a -ter Reg l, k/ Eatern Iha.ict I',. .,,.l. It.,,.a

1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 ~ 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1931

Average number of iales operated 239,300.98 241,271.37 7,112.38 7,272.54 26,922.09 27,072.15 25,056.61 25,214.72 59,121.08 59.559.41 6',43.91 6,104.?6
FreitJ :1 3 71 ,37,7,127 i1.69 *v W. 7 05 1 91 0 0 *11 *"11
Press 686 3'2So5? 198,269 9 25,385 6 10,5811 9 82 2.167.914 1.19,760 122,103 95,626


Ra tray operating revenues. 293,177,639 218,102,308 13,859,.64 11,006,276 61,782,857 I 4,168,063 62,901.704 44,197.178 138.544.025 99.371.517 18,780,410 1",023,095
E Railway operating expenses 209,21,017 175,738 22,396 9,982,034 1,301,482 42.993699 35 734,061,917 5,613,6,937 33797,310 9712670 77,93.521 171068 8391.3196




Traffic opeang income __ 62,204,595 20,279,7701 8 3.144,467 1,1,906 1,329,660190 4, 3084.505 131786.3996 6.80,159 1.991,53 1 2.579,270 .0,772.7 2.0t>91.65

Net raileays operating income 52,037,848 10,,51,88 2,163747 963.311 12,o9,679 1858,27 12157.450 5.2,.426 1,0976 7.1.81, 6,8,99 .
Ratio ns or r venues (pent Cr ent) 71.37 80.57 72.02 76.3 69.9 9171.44 76.47 70.67 78.11
Railway operating expenses 209..1,017..... 1 175,7211,396 9,98,03 8,101,182 12.993,699 35,7382 ,729 11,936,937 3..797.310 97,912.,670 77,93,2r1 lO,'.0,17Y 8,3'91.231
31934 I1933 1937 19, 18789,184 1933 1191 6' .0 10 396 19 19 ,93 1934 196
Aerage venuber of railayes operated 39,412.43 39,763.84 45456.34 4588.10 46 .536.57 48828.58 53372.75 53.921,.05 3,814.2 33.094.2t 141.72.56 1.8.86















aretaht a s32,466,642 1 25,233,0 5,27,932 837,24,002 $24,868,290 18,912,781 *35,96068 327,973,408 tl9053.l4l l5.222. 180,56,9 62.108,840
Express operang ncome 62,201,59 20, 279,77 31,11,67552 1,801,906 1,66 ,190 36,0805 13.899 6,., 5.9 1.9,053 122.6,370 .867l.031 I ,0l6,8
Joint facility r baa..c 719013 6511 2 158, 129971 85.752 70,741 o07,934 182,242 5,.157 43.311 09.843 3296.294








Joint facility -Dr b 9 15.388 13,a92 16585 17,o322 9 27.928 6193057 93,837 92,546 1,249 1,5 30 1,37 jI 112,951
Ne railway operating revenue .628,0,05 30,611,671 58,408,415 4963,311 124.766 294179435 22,72506 44,157,0 34579772 22,782,712 17,3,790447 96,8225,19 75.096,02

Expense clude
maintenance of ay ......a.1nd st1ctures- 2 7 1.6,89 2,19,15427 575.63 I 5815,60 2,91,4461 2,98718 4,17,9131 36.191 3.06,52 8 2.5.448 1,.87 I 1.9,2966
Maintenance of 2 785 8,78 652,1a2 5.983,9 1,,10,985 8536,5,2 .,97278 19,04<.7 ?,5 17.006.8
Traffic 10,996 1,17,762 1 ,2251 1, 890,8 7681 10,632 16. 96 3.16 3,3, 2 67
outhTransprtation .on u_ Dt 3,2 429 11,409, 5 17,32.906 14, 219 11, 5 8 10,8 617 15, .l (4, .19 7 .r 9 6 34, 04 3,l.
1General 93 19 9 119 1933 1931, 1,4032,1831 2,3 1931 19 1,93 4, 19 3















Railway operating expenses-__ 27,605,924 23,514,616 37,956,402 31,905,847 23,o55,293 21.370.7 32.886,009 29.196,058 17,440,737 15,313.5226 73,81,945 I 65,5.028
et revenue fro ral o may operations 39 .12,022,081 7,0971 20,452,01 11,728.109 61,536.57 1,35.062 1153,1137.75 53.9214 4,841.21 9.4796,21 2,1.7.2546 1 9,10,997
Railay tax accruals 2,716, 2,90, 4, 9 437,219,4 2,8,1290 2,9'.702 3)1,96175,915 ,78:,)7 14419,5.1 1 ,58 .2261 8,161 8,704,694
Uncolectible railay306 1,708,56revenuesT, 1,718,31 3, 1,0 1 19,11 7,,3,47 187 76,208 6 50 |0 38,317
Railway operating income 1,2,75168 4187,637 15,953,199 7 024 6 1, ,61 1.5.,084 0 7.184.659 1,1596,082 72887,329 869,752 1469,743 467,986
Equipn re nt.7 s-Dr balance 94,3 727499 610,484 527 593296 73 7 1, 1 1,0245 19, 1,090.649 2,995,100 2,85.311
Joint facility Cr 139,010 UM6.81,752 70,711 200,931t 282,21,1976 1.3,15 319,1 296,296

Joint facility rent-Dr balance 215 179,024 369,55 17,02 224,209 317,056 408,10 436,26 298,58 318,011 930,801 1 ,387
et railway operating incomes 8,007,271 ,28611,114 14,97,130 6,4193,3146 2,774,250 22,765.1 5624,001,052 3.,579,772 22,73,71304 7,797 96,10 ,1733842 5,096,





Ratio of expenses to revenues (per ce7nt) 69.66 76.2 64.98 73.12 78.31 94.04 74.74 84.473 76.5 86.10 76.26 87.73
5 5 1..................1............ 5 0 6 1 07,079 16,253 9,














n/ Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expsnre_ of which are Inclied with Now York C1ntral rnt ,rni In Grant Lank Re0 9on.
ai / Include0, 1 ,725,816 1lepin and palor car ,6urobrge.







d/ Deficit or other reverse items.
Transportation 13,287, i for F. S19th nd ouhem Pi Seahip Line not re d in for luon in thi 31936 3nt
Meagelanberoflsoperations4 I 180 2455.3 48 2117021 8.-25 '3130i0 '727057,1..17 1' 2%611.0 1 3U16 201.66



oreit3b6e2railway revenues2l$2,4.07 2,9029R 32 002, $ 2,788,290 1 2 7,88113 06 2 73.08 1,19 1 5.201 .66."1 W,70.9

Railway operating income ss75,16 1,127,637 15,953,199 7,24522 3,591,755 1 7,18,69 1,190,082 3,8,329 869,752 16,659,713 ::67,986
Joint facility rent--Dr b alanc. 13,:369,Ug .09.662,.i2980932161,011 930 1


Ratlo of expenses to revenues (per cent) 10 .66 76.22 65.98 73$.12 78.31 94.011 711.71 8.3 76.5 86.10 76.26 87.73





2/ DefIcit or other reverse tems.
I/ Includes *1,160,521 slepi1 1 rand parlor oar eutoharge.
Fofrei for Ft. m th & western 5nd southern Pmolfit5reAmship Lines not received in t11 e for n5lusl2n In this statement t,


40

S30 PA55EH GR RVENU
1 0
-_
U-

0
-J


JFMAMJJA5ONDJFMAMJJASONDJFMAMJJA50ND
1g3Z 1933 1934


Staement No. M-100
MARCH, 1934








Subject to revision


MARCH, 1934


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 148 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 149 Class I steam railways

FOR THREE MONTHS ENDED WITH MARCH, 1934 AND 1933


United States New England Region a/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region b/ Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933

Average number of miles operated ........... 239,426.50 241,330.19 7,167.08 7,271.48 26,931.35 27,073.25 25,056.61 25,218.60 59,155.04 59,563.33 6,043.91 6,104.28
Revenues:
Freight a53,794,138,2,50 2
*2 Jl5,551435 1'd 3 0g 1:0 12 61| 1: 1 50
STransportation for investment-Cr........ 82 510 98
Mail 1,127,-12 420 11: 113 .o..





Uncollectible railway revenues....... .... ..... 269,07 227,121 3,29 5i 5
Ral way other transportationg income 1,671694 62,654,162 6,835.250026 5,118,720 31.70161 1295037 33,553,254 21.774 7,089771 39.843831 1583076 11 ,835
Joint fac26ility-1r 2,1c1, l,971 23,9 2 2 137 19,0 19,736 ,1 5,








Ratio of expenses to. revenues (per cent).......... 74.25 80.50 37,9076.22 76.85 73.58 13,8,81 .57 169,98,99 133,93601 37,372,293 301,17,16 570,935,360 ,35,766
Maintenance of equipment -./ .......95.................., JEP57.7,9164,:85 85,89 839,92
Traffic 21,67,77n9 -lZ59e521-I. 3N,71" 528, 01,06

72 322 racility-1Dr 217 ,147636
General operationeve ..s 0.36,9 ,053 36,1477,263 1,515,28 1,357,16 79 ,9241k132, 6,87],588 ,771 '6,591,0n 102 60,2 yo 15,990,6112 5,1,960 1,569,953 1,687,57






Transportation for investment-Cr .... 60 5 88D,622 81w,510 666 7n,305 etr21 Wt 3736 126,397 S Ro W 11,90
Railway operating expenses .3593,691,795 528,738,223 28,894,728 29,889,651 122,31581 108,639,239 121,246,893 101,859,3 73,719334 15,3538,6 29,136,700 25,696,023
Net revenue from railway operations ........... 205,927,52 128,73,235 9,012,94 4,999O79 4 1,905 26,45,27.2 ,852,O06 32,079,846 97,913,859 65,784,7.9 21,788,6609 16,656,78 4


Joint facility rent-Dr balance ......... .... 8,93,636 8,542,578 1,92 7 565,8 6,355 67, 5,958,114 2,01

Net railway operating income str. 12,2147,71 1,5,306 .,915,806.8 2,868,199 2,69,917 6,035,270 28,414,1;0 16,507.9: 516,59,8 25,31,651 16,9,208 12,209,70


Rtiremeaintnance of equipm................ 1,05,37 2,951,21 8,789 17,185 d 3.030 2 .161,739 290, 34 1,4 58 3 179,16 39,629

Southern Region Southern fishret Nerthwestern Region Central Weeters Region Southwestern Region Western District
193a 1933 1931 1933 193 1933 193 4 1933 19314 1933 193 1933



Average number of miles operated .. ... 39,7035-55 39,763.81 145,1579.46 4,868.12 948,560.20 148,827.27 53,387.09 53,9143.143 32,81414.71 33.128.014 1314792.00 135,898.76


All other transp ortation... ......... .. 1391 10,115,982 1,7 .35 116, 612, 10 02:7 7 2 ,
Incidental 1... ........ ..1..................0............1,397, 2, 8 1 8 7 69 1,5 2,1 3742 39,N 5 ,


Railway operating revenues .. 109.51,131 91,226,023 159,986,391 133,578,789 80,840,329 65747,131 121,592,46 102,260,870 63,827,738 5.4.5,2 266,260,553 2220.59,
Maintenance of way and structure ....1 0.... 4,01 021,56 169668 1 8,116,0 56 12 085,o9 86,2660 2Bi 081,
Maintenance of equipment .......... 19....... 295906,220 11,67983 309.53.0 23,16 7 5 1,501,O1 .418.8, 25.,83 2 ,842,603,04 10,51 5 31
-ra -----. --. 3,32, 3,295,749 ,2,, 7 ,85 ,2 2,690,537 2,51,666 9,258, 9,3,78

Trasorsti ....... 37578, 33,921,273 4;O9 03i ;3 3'6 82, 91 3 3i^;6 _:2 18 2:,821,^28 10 1O1,2
Miscellaneous operation .. .........6.. 30. 0 1161 3 2,2 2.10 3 2. l.9906 2.467 5, .67 6 19,065,610o 2.
Transportation for investment-Cr .. 38,669 104,898 7,135 --- --.107,39 77,750 76,259 778,733 17825 27,21
Railway operating expenses ............. 78,279,609 70,90,94 107,28 6,8 9 96,616,972 66,829,11 63,70,586 91,3834,66 1 87,6838.87 55,59.4,276 ,,6714,533 210,808,02 196,3 2,606
Net revenue from railway operations. 30,771,5 20,305,0714 52,560,182 36,961,817 114,011,215 2,372,8 4 27,207,82 114,577,383 1 396 8,376,691 51
Uncollectible railway revenues ................... 9,0 21,501 57,365 "26,29 19,?84 30,739. 2 ,872 26,636 56,97,
Railway operating income ............... 22,955,942 11,967,983 39,539,283 23,868,818 5,808,601 0 6.418.882 15,34141,883 1,9143,82 9,792,"941 3,9416,590 31,03.,905 76 1.908.5
Equipment rents-Dr. balance .......... 2.653,1 2085.3 1.,82,69 1,3814,14614 1.1%,812 2,17.:4 6 3,:09,81414 2,886,312 3,713,733 3,139,837 9,069,399 8.183.
Joint facility rent-DDr. balance .-.. 597,762 51,169 1,68,592 933,37314 7 917,2M7 1,32,978 1,02,207 4 896,8 2,907,896 3,166,2874
Net railway operating income ...................... 19,705.0 9,.304,161 36,64 ,257 21,551,031 3,0141,282 ,6,T ,0 5 10,799,061 2.215467.8 5,225,267 3 620.117 19,065,610 8 12.,.2,387
Ratio of expenses to revenues (per cent) 71.78 77.7-2 67.15 72.33 82.67 96.39 77.62 85,714 77.70 847.50 79,17 88.59
L/ Includes: 3_Z 15183,0814518,201,269
Depreciation hi............................. .5,723,772 5,92,898 8,746,082 9,0163,101 5,60,358 6,191,856 8,011,312 8,2,2O0
Retirements hJ/.............................207,598 115,6814 386,71T4 155,313 155,143 194,1496 197,505 1:11 3, '13,830 275,51


a/ Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses o0 which are incluaea with New Yorku Cntralrtu ioi in Great akes e gi-o-.
b/ Does not include Big Four Lines, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
/ Includes $2,38,931 sleeping and parlor oar eurch.arge.
SDeficit or other reverse items.
e/ Includes $3.792,029 sleeping nd pa rl or o naro r hAa.We.
h/ Figures for Ft. Smith & Westerna nd Southern Pacific Steamship Lines mot reeeived in time for inclusion in this statement. W23.


3-0 US. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1934





IC lste .?:731-

Subject to revision


UIIV. OF v"_ U.
DOGU.$ EP ? T.




U. .2 ----- __


3 1262 08730 3615

INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 148 monthly reports of revenues and expense representing 149 Clam I steam railways

FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL, 1934 AND 1933


UnJd aMes New England Region/ Great LaTe regionn Central strn Region / Eastern Distrit Poehontas Region

1934 1933 1934 1933 1954 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1934

Average number of mlles operated 239,182.14 241,190.96 7,142.42 7,272.54 26,919.98 27,062.37 25,056.72 25,214.02 59,119.12 59,58.93 6,043.91 6,089.97
Revenues:1
r g?? t 2 $42364,260,895 98,195,,260 *8,261.197 *7 .0 7 t43,517,694 *33,924,74p *te2399,552 *33,923,67; 3 *94,178,!!4 *114:867110 *1'265,9? *1024,792
Phsmonger ... 1227,;82869 5 71.6,157 ,12,72 8,207,091 ,9 ," 16'?6 "' ,0 *l, S'28 ,6 2 S
a. ............... 7, 2,3 7, ,,409 375,51 1,29 ,3 1 o,,3 ,06 2, 7, 9 .l7,o68
Exrci 5,82, 4 18 268,980 23538 1,02848 82678 83P21 706,22 2,137,259 1,09,441 121,076 105,967
Sothr tranportaton 12,601 376,2 397819 1780,976 ,748 1,094,85 1, 6 3252,092 3 626
In tldnt -. 4,963,110 029,261 ,97 1,086,670 4 ,0l,9 2 2106,6 0
Joint ftllty-Cr 1 610670 71 100, 91,612 63 209,55 20,692 16,209
Joint facility Dr .. 7....... ,357 175994 1 17 693 43349 6,320 13,72 5230 5,194 1,17 157
Railway operating revenues. ... 265,390,879 224,859,043 12,107,125 10,673,416 54,381,461 43,776,719 55,223,889 44,916,494 121,712,475 99,396,629 16,517,439 13,030,454
in nan t *ay and tiryotur.. 0133,2 214,0 1,602,6661 597,9 8 1 24,99 5,071,019 3,675,57 11,726,:13 9,2,197 1,7,918 1,413,70
M ltnano. ~oftequipment1 2 1 ,24 7 2,13 ,.97 8,, 9,61.2,l9 9:3 11 08,6 31 12 :9 0


Trnortaton for nv nt- r 03 143429 4 45,336. 24,566 2, 2,507 6,17 45,13 ,669 4,45
Railway operating expenses... 200,16,743 173,299,381 9,024,205 7,925,404 40,4742,458 35,145,334 41,026,639 32,665,662 90,49,302 75,936,400 9,643,209 8,154,069
alway tax aecruale ..... 21.556 9o 23,08 789,937 260;19 4,021,;433 ^ p 14,203,068 3,972,724 9,0,6,11, 9,0.4,J66 613 1,'3



Net railway operating income 32,264,6106,7 19,351,846 1,389,906 1,121,618 6,813,550 2,026,314 7,925,285 6,224,704 16,128,741 9,372,636 5,210,931 3,277,951,



uS e8toy ,33ra: el....... 45a 2 965,6 8;373 5,963 29,08,7,5 ,37,621 _,96_99.750 103,981 1247,6 75,79,7625 ,1000 ,13,.25
Southern region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southweetern Region Western District

19314 193 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1954 1933 1934 1933

Average number of miles operated. 39,4116.83 39,758.57 5,1455.74 45,88.54 48,536.41 118,826.88 53,339.18 53.914.86 32,731.69 33,051.75 134,607.28 135,793.149
Revenues
vureight r28i,827,68i4 26 p47,889 ,42o64,.9.,6518 238,2142,681 2,359,9.80 420,962.387 :*314,955,0 6 29,57,91 018,628,304 16,265,623 *75,993,7834 67,085,439
Pa.ung.r ... ; 2 .5 3,824,l467 2. 857,47 4,821,95 1.,944 ,,906,2'0 3328.,450 1,160,911 915,972 6,883,108 5.778,369
Mall 1,09 ,6 1, 3 31' 9 9 1, 29, 698,327 6 903 3,221109 3,190,707
.E.nu e 0.7. 1.... 1 ,, Z 32 5 6 6 1 1 6 14
JoInt fao I ity O Dr .....................5..
Railway operating revenues ............. 35,585,996 31,66,389 52,103,135 44,636,83 27,813,650 24,947,26 41,915,20 36,827,554 21,8146,15 19,01,591 91,574,969 60,823,571

Ma1tenne ofro way oeand tos 681,9, 0 18 2 8 29626 5,2,6;020 8, 329 ,,146 2 19,474,69 16, 570
lle ptien2 1,1106, 3 1 .677 i 82 3 Sn 12, 12.390 15 6 27 106 ^ 53
aene ol ... w 1ay9 -er nd rou ... 79. ,56; 1,59 ,66917 1,84 .95 2,9".9 1,57,o8 16,2,71 2,2sf 09 23,i9,29 1,28 7 23,12,88 4,.952,7 182 ,3',06,
Ratio or expenses to revenuest(per cant). 753 1 ;74*1 654 7 2.25;7 483 1 25.70 .274.29 73514 74-35 1 7.6o 58.36 861.76
ra ~~2.12,n;p.2 oTt n ...... .......................1, 2 8,0 1,9 3 3 2 23, 8 2,0 2, 1, 95,7 175,13 6 096. 47
neral ... .... 1,056, 2, 13391,32 1681,2,20,9 2 ,2,1712 0





2t revnue from ralway opertlon..9,307,897 8,49l32,192 10,182,127 13,368,577 14,589,870 5,5o47,53, 8,682,3214 79,035 14,530,6112 3,62,290 17,602,836 14,728,86
Unol.oetlbl. rlwy revnu.. .............. 9,720 9,672 10,333 1,875 6,6147 12,887 13,274 12,390 11,155 23,276 31076 48,553

Ralewny operating noosee .. 5....... ,67,89 3 9,1797 1,8148,488 9,082,900 1,674,20 6,219 4,817,091 3,391,259 3,061,278 2314,536, 5 9,5572,5714 6,116,0963

lqaulpment rents-ODr. balane ... ,66,940 966,50 826,966 945,858 63,6370 709,791 II6 ."" 1,O62,8O5 1,260,182 1,15.,248 3,05,?49 2'910',8I1
9236;2 382,836 395,396 29 4 3 413,4483 169 324,920
Join2 facIlity rent-ODr, balance ...... 226,99 14 6,, ,39$.328

Net railway operating income................... 5,422,755 14,45,695 10,636,686 7,743,646 761,790 a .VS 3,237,9116 1,914,616 1,1199,11147 651,1417 5,1499,183 2,235,181
Ratio of expenses to revenues (per cent) 73-814 7.13 68.94 70.05 83.50 85.78 79.29 79.64 79.26 80.67 60.56 981.7
,0 In:lu ,, :262eo8l,32
DMail3t 9on h1............................. 1,874,182 1,9,466 2,881,255 2,908,028 1,814,92,30, 2,792,789 95 1,243,018 5755912 6,1,8
I nts .............................. 64,085 51,070 18,237 8,085 61,765 28,0114 3o,70 32,1"5 3s,679 20,149 193,007 80,338


jzoo 200 FREIGHT R VENUEN


0
gO0
-lJ





Jf MAMJJASONDJFMAMJJASONDJ MAMJJASONO
1832 1933 1934


40O




0 30 ___________
0
0



JFMAMJJA50NDJFMAMJJAS0NDJrMAMJJA5OND
1933 1933 1934


30 0 |||| | |] |I | l i l l l l l l




z 0










JFMAMJJASONDJrMAMJJA5ONDOJ!FMAMJJASOND
1932 1933 1934
I111M.O Un o6 geNMliNerT PelelyiNO O 10i 4 oiI


/ Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
/ Does not Include Big Four Lines, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
I/ noludes $775,491 sleeping and parlor oar surcharge.
Deficit or other reverse items.
g/ Includes *1.120,297 sleeping and parlor oar surcharge. *
U/ Figures for Elgin, Joliet & Eastern not received in time for inclusion in ths 1tm.


Statement No. M-100
APRIL, 1934










Subject to revision


APRIL, 1934


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS



OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 1148 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 149 Class I steam railways

FOR FOUR MONTHS ENDED WITH APRIL, 1934 AND 1933


-4


Average number of miles operated ....- .....- .--.--
Revenues:
Freight_.-----.... ......... .... ..--------------- ----.. --.. ---
Passenger .--------------__------- ......- ------..-..
Mail-.--------------- ---- ----- -----------..-
Express --.---- ..- ---- --- ------.
All other transportation- ....- --------
Incidental --.---..-..-....... .......- ..... ..-..- --- ..
Joint facility- Cr............................ ... ..
Joint facility-Dr ..........................- ... .--..--
Railway operating revenues ..........----
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures--......--
Maintenance of equipment. -er.--.........-. ------
Traffic------------------- ---- ----.-------------- -. ----
Transportation...................------- _-----------.-
Miscellaneous operations --.---------........----
General-...- ..----------------------------... -----..--
Transportation for investment- Cr..................
Railway operating expenses............------
Net revenue from railway operations ........- ..-
Railway tax accruals -.....----------------------------
Uncollectible railway revenues...---.----...........
Railway operating income ..-----..........---.
Equipment rents-Dr. balance...---------------------
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance -------...----
Net railway operating income.-------------
Ratio of expenses to revenues (per cent)-------


A.p:oo: :::: : ^............................. 6:9'271212
RNo 'r 0 erm euts ............................. ,6 ,2,1


Average number of miles operated -------
Revenues:
Freight............----.-------------------- ----. ------
Passenger ---------------........-------. ----- -----..-.
Ma ll ....---- -- ........ .....................-- ---- -- ---
Express .--------_-------------.----------------------.-
All other transportation-....----...-- ---
Incidental -------- -...-----------.......-.-.........---
Joint facility-Cr ......-------------- ---------..-
Joint facility- Dr....... ........----------.---...
Railway operating revenues-------
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures.---- ------
Maintenance of equipment- .- -----..---- ---.
Traffic.----------------- ------------ --------------
Transportation ..------------...--.......-------_-
Miscellaneous operations ------------ ----..-.
General-.. -------------.... ---------.--------------- --
Transportation for investment- Cr--- -..----

Railway operating expenses ----.......
Net revenue from railway operations ----.....--.
Railway tax accruals.---------------------- --- ----.--
Uncollectible railway revenues ............-.
Railway operating income...-----------
Equipment rents-Dr. balance... --------------
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance----------------
Net railway operating income-..---
Ratio of expenses to revenues (per cent)--


-r ~1


United States


19341


239,365.34



23.922,977


1,065,010,217

108,9P2.79
215,53,837

3 ,14,


793,78.537



186,253,952

!2;906:720
144.546,0oa
74.54


1933


New England Region a/


Great Lakes Region


Central Eastern Region b/


Eastern District


4 4 T ----- T


_________________ 1 .1 .1 4 4-


241,293.17




16, 518,16


881, 670,502




711: 1Is :g
1,030,051
702,037,604



92,289,809


53,875.771
79.63


7,160.91


'11,6J


7,271.74






3,502
2,5.7,
31,09,


50,014,801 43,062,147


6,268,079


2,021,g

37,918,933
2,09,868


9,127,302


5,405,512
75.88


32,815,054



7,034,462


3,960,018
76.o0


26,928.51






173,36:2


27,068.30


7,9 ,1


3.74.091,


80,747,179 178,623,533


1i .81,781


9,002

162,758,270



41,590,536


30,883,467
73.73


97:908;:

143,784.574



17,337,970


s,o61,586
80.50


I 4 4 F I


2,29 : 2,36,218


12,002,377 9,238,781
a l4:^fa 2,599,368


25,056.64






25,865









36,1,13333
22,73.68,


165,273,532



43.553,128
4,863,792
2,276,003

73.68


12,910,140
389, 791


1933

25,L,217.46







178,886,095

14,4130,452




134.725,417
1114,160,678


29,878,0845

2,168,537
22,732,686
75.31


11,Po.113


59,16.06



6:261:8



95,o084.768

144,872,290
100,006,093
20,95, 7


a1 2:575
365,950.735



94,270,966


72,702,312
73.92

27,213,962
1432,368


Pocahontas Region


59,557.50






2:,064
100,571,775

36,196,031





311,325,045
89,2710,73
34,868,o

54,250,516


34.754.290
77.72


6,o04391

$62,821,470





67.452,799



us:


3.78"9,909



21,714,875


22,151,139
57.51


3,367,955 134,029, .
3:367:955 1 253:298 31:0<


4 4 -I- -f -~ I T ___________


Southern Region


Southern District


Northwestern Region


Central Western Region


Southwestern Region


_____- 4 ~ 4- F


1934 1933 1934 2933


39,429.62


1,671,079




144,637,127

26,723, 61




o04,557,708
110,07,1119


29,672,631
3,72,071
M:,756
25,127,804
72.29


39,762.53
101,0gi ,4 9



1 072:07


122,832,412





602

94,.035,146
28,797,266
11,128,933
31,173

17,637,160


13,806,856
76.56


45,473.53 45,863.23


*18'r713,80





212,089,926






143.347,617
68,742,309


51,387,506


47,278,9.43
67.59


1:912,,M
,1971,521
2,21,220

71,080
178,215,632

19,626,148





127,885.238



32.951.718


29.294,677
71.76


1934


48,554.189









23, :5",192
108.653,979







90, .894
is,601,08






82.88


1933


48,827.17







90,6941,857






84,7711411479




2,867,27
1,93.47


1934 1933


53,375.12






i,?;689
163.507,691





123,152
127,617,542



20,258,975


14,037,008
78.05


53,936.30






3,1572
139,088,4123


5 ,279

103:763
117,012,008
22,076,415
39,026
5,335,103



84.13


32,816.45







85,673,853

n11476,13
17,0531,




66,909.749



12,853,699


6,724,71,3
78.10


33,108.97




2.?:N
6,277

73,099,815






61,040,8314



5,531,135
4.278,085
1,221,750
31.300
83.50


13.,745.75







357,835,523






281,580.185



40,595,480

3,902:,3'9
24,564,793
79.53


r,/Zl dse: 1 1201,19 7,274,1 8,265,687 10,828193 968, 23.0 5 5,6
estiz .at ...... .........t........... .. 27, 8 :l' 203,:391 .'16,:98 222:510 325:150 980,55 91.5 52,693 3 5 88
so P713_5__P 3298 As ._ __I __ _. ~ __[_ _


a/ Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
b/ Does not include Big Four Lines, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
_/ Include@ $3,164.422 sleeping and parlor Car suroharge.
d/ Deficit or other reverse items.
e Includes $4,912 326 lespi* ear luroharge.
Figures for 1gin, Jollet & Easterg not received in tihe for Inoluslon In this ttem.


6,100.70







55,383,220




,16,7

33,850,098



15.314,558


15,487,821
61.12


Western District


1933

















262,827,321



5,0o7.575


S2O.17.196
86.78


I I I I I I I I I I


1933 1934 1933


1933


1934 1933





Cubjste.lfct to rvis

Subject iA. revimion


ic! I
Lie, .. :~ ',
r- '''.---ii


~
4 c,, .1


II 1 : Ii I II Ill Ill il IIl II l Jll !111 l II ll ill 1111
3 1262 08730 3466

INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


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

Compaded from 148 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 149 Cla" I steam ralwasy

FOR THE MONTH OF MAY, 1934 AND 1933


Statemt No. .10N
MAY, 1934


Average number f llers operated
Revenues
Yrelht
Pahu"bF.r,
Expa.
txpsaree
All .thvr transportation
Inri.ld nteal
Joint fnoility Cr
Joint ftatllty lir
hallway operatring revenues
rxptnher
Mail tesrianer f way and structures
Malnter-ia.e ofr equipment oj
Traffl,;
Trarnspr tat ion
Mlaiel aI eoua o eropertlion
Get.r al
Trftraaprr tIAtI (n for Investlent Cr
hallway o.erating expeneen
Net r evore fr'om al lway operationss
Railway taxes nrc;rlen
Unu I oll -,tllnl rail way revenue
Kallway operatinKg income
trjulpment rontn Dr belanoe
Joint facility rent Dr balanoe
Nat railway operating Inncse
Hatio orf xpensen to revenues (per cent)

l Includes:








AveraRe number o)f miles operated
RHavnuin
Freight
Paneny.enr
Mall
All othnr trnnaportation
Joint facility Cr
Joint facility Dr
Railway operating revenues
Expenses
Minteonrnce of way and a ructures
Mnlntenance of equipment U
Traffic
Transportat lont
Miscllaneous operations
GenertI
Transportation for invo itment Cr
Rnilway operating, expenses
Net revenue trom railway operations
Railway tax accruals
Uncollectible railway revenues
Railway operating income
Equipment rents Dr. balance
Joint facility rent Dr. balance
Not railway operating income
Ratio of expenses to revenues (per cent)

SInoldee:
DOrss atlon r/ .................. ......
Rf t .t ... ... ... ........


['loi d ,|I (t


1934

239,059.20







282,023,66







210,011,001

74,47

50,023,045







15,147,68
3 5,205


1933

240,981.36

*20Z7,*.g0


4,164:230
159,983
255,241,377


15,:25,92


1386 55

181.578,428



51,556,569

,027:906
41.042,629
71.14


New En.glidI HIcrgio, a/


1934

7,142.17

8.917.2149










2,570


9,330,526
1,452



2,535,907

415,109
423,269
1,747,229
73.36


1933

7,266.46






1,147
11,796,932



4,25,910
503 -Fi

8,348,567
3,44a8.
807,9A9
710
2,639.746


1,888,606
70.77


(reat I ake, Regio .


Central F.utern Region b/


Eastern District


Pocahontas Region


I A A 0 1 1


1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933


26,909.13







57,11,956


1,372,671
20,381,275
2,

41,718,082
15,463,87


11,411,937
2,115,024
710,474
8,586,439
72.96


27,023.57




935,280
43,81Z

50,027,501

4,848,6
9,817, 5
1,4 5,27
18,13 :37
2, 6:56
14,935
36,589,020
13,438,481


9,180,546


6,658,467
73.14


25,056.72



1,176,
1,392,497



60,452,959



2096,203
2,574,6
35,067
43,276,867
1 ,176092
:5w:6118,
23,010
12,64, 464


10,871,918
71.99


25,205.04







50.310,276

3 9 5 9 13 2
1 125,8
17,499,168
2 522
27,123
34.139,082
16,171.194
4.155.936
15,09

12,00o0,159
1.:3,6214

10,158.545
67.86


59,108.02







1,01681 8
5,825.622
225, '8
45.S33
130,352,981





50,093
94,325,475
36,027,506
9.312,109
73,089
26,642,308


21,205,586
72.36


59,495.07







112,131,709

00,1070


5,91 74
12,176
79,076,669
33 ,054,00
9,196 892
697
23,820.451
3,460,820
1:654,013
18,705,618
70.52


6,066.73

$16,09,866
I :"




17,399,861

1,8,2

3,59 626
38,608
51*,911
8,252
9,931,845
7,468,016
1,749,428
1,073
5,717,515


5,674,653
57.08


6,099.32

$l4,07:,219


110,183
211,043
16,803
1:*73
15,160,791

1,6 6,192

5.3:
536,2
lo,
8,652.331
6.508,460
1, 65.111
1,451
5,041,898


L,856,576
57.07


I- I. I 4 I A A 4 4 I- 4


573, 8l


2,996


2,31,31426
726.992


3,309,647
85,178


3,039,781
108,1490


1,00oo,661i
967,22


+ 1 I 4 '- + -~ I-


S1, then Regisoi


1934

39.382.09


I lO7


.131
34,676,120

4,462,378



1 24:]48
27.015.230

,595:6s7
9,358
5,055,845


3,986,372
77.91


Southern District


Northwestern Region


Central Western Region


Southwestern Region


1,033,240
20,950


Western District


I -4- i I i I i 1t


1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1 933


39,694.07



,
422:60
153,668
.997
33,713,445


1 :031
1: 9O

.7482
24,281,403
9,432,042
2,689,086
11,333
6,731,623
936,62
205:55
5,589,1446
72.02


45,448.82

*.496,
3181
pi.Ul959





52,075.98


10,, b7 o


2,0T

36,947,075
15,128. 906


10.773.360
7".631
363,77O1
9,661,025
70.95


45,793.39


1 30



15,470
48,874.236

,4M,50


2,088, 6

32,933,734



11,773,521
963.701O
363,798
10,446,0e2
67.38


48.532.25

$26,273,131

62,48


12,589
31,521.717


1, "




25,743.325


9,820
2,978,868


2,111.311
81.67


48,763.47

*25,639,910




13,033


4,018,18


1,351,143
22,23;

22.493,077



4,826,452
718,33
310,769
3,797,320
74.41


53,263.11



1,36 88
867,215
608,726
Z12 ,15
78,73
45.239,559



15:.
2,19 969
50,437
35,1482,327



5,823,796
1.199,.876
392,:25
4,231,495
78.43


53,907.70

$33,903,566
3,851,361

709,89
589,695
168,786
80,439
41,816,280

4, 02,826

2,1

33,316
30,791,861
11,024,419
4,168,018
9,133
6.847,268
1,08

5,364,215
73.64


32,707.00





1,16592

22,833,426




1,20 ,1
62,623
17.512.799



3,804,713
1,236,73

2,285,561
76.70


33,021.73

$19,086,823
674,,97
'34:557

2,66 6

22,187,327

2,946,277



25,192
16.283,087



4,288,877
1,25885

2,729,.454
73.39


134,502.36



2,ii


92,485
99,594,702

15 ,17661P

.962


78,738,451
20o,:6,251
33,753
12,607,377
3,019,888S
959,122
8.628,367
79.06


135,692.90

$78,60 :2 99

2,1,

95,532
94,232,432

11,6 01

32 2,o97
*,,720:38

69,568.025
2 ,664,407


15,962,597


11,890,989
73.83


______ 4- I. I 4 I. 4 4 1- 4 4 +


1,890,111


1,9 2, 772
190,I go70-"6


1.808,95


2,o071, n
36,533


2,6o7,018
19,156


2,714092
59,63


1,23792


5,689,905
55: "7


6,053,265
122,40


300




In

J 200
0J
O
I
IL
0
10

_J






0


FMAMJJASONDJ FMAM J JASOND
1932 1933


JPMAMJ JA OND
1934


300





OPERATING EXPENSES






z

S100oo
d NET RAILWAY OPERATING INCOME






FMAM JASONJ FMAMJ J A0 NDJFMAMJJAOND
1932 1933 1934

*rI~~ 0 t OOO~Pd ......e ......e ....n


mmFREIGHT R VENUE











| 1 I I I |1 1 1 1 1 1 1. 11


a/ Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
b/ Does not include Big Four Lines, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
Include es$867,80l6 leeoplag sf parlor oar surcharge.
a Deficit or other reverse items.
J/ Includes 996,106 sleeping ad parlor oar sroharge.
f_ Figures for Bouthern Pacific Steaship Lines not received in tim for incluelon ln this item.


6,882,0 5.93>IC
98;60 1 476


I


I


-T--


--T-


i


i i i I I


i


i


i


I







Subject to revision


MAY, 1934


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 142 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 149 Class I steam railways

FOR FIVE MONTHS ENDED WITH MAY, 1934 AND 1933


United States New England Region a/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region b/ Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Itemn
1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933

Average number of miles operated...... .... 239,303.47 2241,232.88 7,157.15 7,270.38 26,924.63 27,059.34 25,056.65 25,214.97 59,138.43 59,544.69 6,048.47 6,100.40
Revenues: 3 3
reig.ht s094,276,773 $911,467,069 2,72:9 77 36,177,814 2,6,14 $178.455,07 $223,070,351 $175,143,724 ,489,425,476 $399, 776,616 M,919,330 $62.43241
Railay operating revenues........... 1347033882 1.13,911,877 62,732.8 5 59078 27297, .1 2,6951,733 284775 7 229,196,371 625.437750 512,7039129,2 52.633,91 70,544,02,511
All other transp ortation ........- .................. 30,380,806 1,1.6,9 2,03.104 4,ii 187 1, 66-9 ,, 7 .5,55-S -.--a- -.
In a operation expenses.......................... ...... ,889.538 883,616,031 47,249459 41,16321 4, 35 80.373.593 208550399 ,499 4 ,210 390 ,713 48721754 4 2
Raily operating income............................ 6, 9,67427 .00247 265185 5634205 41878,243 120,849888 7070,966 27,42,90 20356456







Net railway operating r evenues......... 183.977.039 94,1 911,398 7 .15 6 2,74 5,8948,07 277,929,906 14,765,0352 47221,77874 32,891,371 965,84437,750 512,.4597906, 27.825792 20,344,01397
Ratio o expenses to revenues .(per cent) 74.13,691 77.72 75.32 675.04 73.57 78.89 73.23 73.68 73.59 76.15 57.42 6.25


Southernransportation gion Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern egion Wetern District
194 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1 1933










Average number of miles operated .............. 394..00 39,75.69 45,46847 4552.0 4859.76 484.45 53.352.16 53,930.43 32,794.65 33.091.22 134.696.57 135.836.10
J int ,'i- 1- 247 ,'-S 2--0, 2,600 -'--o -H9;- ---S- 3o 1 3559;0
Railwaynoperating revenues tment--Cr17332 16 87.......45857 264165907 227,08968 0.9175,695 120,92368 208 .,747, 2919,,934,7123 1 .507,279 95287.l42 457.30225 397,15,527















Railway operating expenses....... 1,0031,85728958 M7,,6,O549 181,294.69, 16,8,978 115,,796,3219 0. 7,59 ,099 6 10,6 0,02,79 147,803,8699 84,422.548 77.3239l 363,3721,7*6 332,395.O2 1
Uncollectible railway revenues..78,2 4,5 36,2,6 72.493 2 48,79 5 7 109, 53.















Railway operating income .. ...... 34,728,476 241,,38783 ,713,210 9,6725,2739 ,1002,,7 9,2.28,1 26,3082,772 2,182,371 120,6589,413 ,070,96 27,202,45390 20,356,162
Equipmentrents--Dr. balance...................................... 37,26623 3,O197 2, ,-9 1,896,612 10,10,1 8,63,865 6,129,382 6,310,8 18,712,20 16,50,9 -

Joint facility rent--Dr. balano. ..___ i,969,731 124,626,032 2,105,5 1,92,972 3,02,2163 3,1524,599 2,7;2,959 2,676,527 8,293,137 7,76098 0,















Net railway operating income .... 29.114, 76 19339602949,918,39 7,15,96 5,7210,699 5,9,14, a9,90 6.077,027 7,21,8650 3 5,91,342156 93,81L,74 2760,754 33.193, 2 20,3717,.79
Ratio of expenses to revenues (per cent)..... 73.38 75.258 75.25 70.82 82.1 .71 78.1 81.70.68 77.0 8176.15 79.4 63.70.25




b/ Does not include Big Fouther Lines, therevenues and expenses of which are gio Central w esern returns in Great Lakgion Southwestern Region.
1193 19324 13 1934 1933 11 1933 19324 1933 1934 933




























3/ 8a6lao9e $4,032,228 leeping an parlor ea *urasge.
d/ Deficit or other reverse items.
P a s s e n g er .. .. .... .... 1 6 ,. 1 5---- -,5 0 9 ,3 ,1 77--- -1 3----1 9 ,11--9 9 05 6,924--2-- -.-- --I2 5 l%,2 0 3 1 6 ,
asX1996.. .2 ,21 ,1 ,5-11.. .,7, 1 ., ,0 '























dInnludet a5,90,426 sleeplas and parlor lar euronrrge.
Allgur for Southtr pn Paoaftn St3a9-h-p n not ree2i3ed t2,e for illusion in thi it72M.
Joint facility-Cr..........-.-.--................... :: o: : 222453 3 H. :

Railway operating revenues ................... 179,313,2247 15,55,857 66,4,165,907 227,089,868 110,17W,696 1,0,953,62 208,75.7,9 180,9024,703 o10,507,279 95,87,13 2157,2'30,25 397,115,527
Eaxpnses: -,444: 9. 7IN .,690:,39 2,90:9,6:52, ,U6A o
Maintenance of way and s-2.,80..329 1 291.. --,230,-12 2 -1124,29- 17,021,89 11,7212,180 t9,30 8I:W

iesraleraul opy... verateo.. .. .................. 14,22 2:4071023,8,33,OR 262,6F9 3,
Railway operating expenses ......................... 31,572,92 8 236,,361,9, 3,2977, e 1 60,81,97 20 15,796,219 107,267,556 163,099,8 17,803,829 824,'s22,5 77,36,96 2 363,32.66 332,395,3256


Uncollectible railway revenues .........................2112:962:129.342 6,310,4' 240 16


Net railway operating income................. 29,112-,176 19,396,302 49,939.9.8 395,720,699 5,9124,30 6.077.117 18,28M,503 5,0324,015 9,010,224. 2,760,75* 33,193,160 1,717,793
Ratio of expenses to revenues (per cent) ..........-75.3 78 7-.56 68.7 2 70.82 82.6 88.-6. 78.1- 31.70 77.0 96.155 79.46 83.70

211P 2,906281%,1 ,. 6,4,.3 4,0. .5..3 ,.21. ,u. 13.4: 13.2&.,15 2,1: S ,.2O995 30;g:04 o ,
2 6..........726.........7 2:9,017#,5:050g

h/ Does not include Big Four Lines, therevenues and expenses of whioh are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
_/ Deficit or other reverse items.
p Inlds 6,908,126 31eep n3 end parlor3 oar" 93o931413.
A n o e a..3 es fo9 4outhe0 7 5 Paof 5205tea.ship Lines n5t 9eoe3ved m.3 ti,.6to n.9ln2 141on i.n thits item.





IC Iste. 75:4"


Subject to revision


3 1262 08730 3318

INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled front 147 monthly reports of revenues and expene representing 149 Clas I steam railways
FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE, 1834 AND 1339


heU Inited States New England Region a/ Great Il.ae Region t'eftlnild 4.tnUr Ih),:> bn/ lasIen, l,.Inel P'rahont-' Hpgo-n

1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 193 1933 1934 1933
Average number of miles operated 239,182 241,008 7.147 7,256 26,989 27,10 25,055 25.199 59.191 59.559 6.067 6.119
Revenues:

All other transportation : 6 1 86 1,91,8 1,2134 1,10 3826 35 30 l0:
Incidental 5,996,262 ,696 195 353.12 335.261 1. 35527 100971 1.574,09 119,68 324 2590 29
Joint facility-Cr 805,806 701.17s7 ,297 78,729 111t9 ;74 10113 15 07 27
Joint facility-Dr 219,712 195,182 1,651 10 3,;8o 71 78q 615 199W 2,075
Railway operating revenues 282,779,.95 278,329,371 11,826,141 12,371,928 55,468,958 54.841.329 60.997,333 56,S6,03 128,292.432 123,399.291 17.,58.54 16,532,595
Expenses:
Maintenance of ray and structures.... 612,A7 1 28 ,66.978 1.a8m16,20 1,6 1 64,2 ,17 5.178,215 5,795.376 .5.1 o 1. .133 1 1.259.09 1,53. : 1 1.92:427
Maintenance of equipment' .... 4.5. 7.81176 1,869;29 1,770,767 ,l 572 16225,00 11,933780 79, 9917 21 3096 3.72
Traffic 7 666 086,757 1,57 886 1380;7 1,30849 13 9l6 1156; 26 29
Transportation .7 .. ....2..1 95,237,750 87,639,606 41,': 1 19,1:2;080 lg2 ; 2 179201 3 7
Miscellaneous operations 2,252,978 1.8.769 131 ,7 112 3 3,G037 '1 '2. M0 12,5.o: 0166 6' 8 3
General a- e2382300 518 502:981 233 7 .5.05771G016 5 7 5 05
Transportation for investment-Cr 288390 258. 260 273 38, 16230 9653 16019 6891 232,596 7,250 ;1211
Railway operating expenses ... ....... 208,313,247 185,342,623 9.007,602 8.131.276 41.212.5" 37.826,155 42.639,132 35,129,010 92.859.20 81.386.41 10.,185.871 9.350,314
Net revenue from railway operations... -. 717' ^ 92967 2.1859 3.9 5 15.256,312 175015.17 18,358.020 2107,0 35.I 12.850 7.38673 67.2271
Unc ectible rawayrevenues 103019 776 7 916.838 932 51:7592 9.16 1. 19
Railway operating income ......... 52,995.32 70.176.236 2.o062,915 3.170.330 10,214,572 12,605,419 138.99.620 16.791..2B 26.177.107 32.767,033 5,657.56 5.873,643
Joint facilty rent-Dr- balance 3,1'3853 3'1o: 2,31 ;6. 728O7 03a % 586, 27 1:703. 221 5
Net railway operating income 1............. .36.302 59.831,292 1,262,629 2.367,82A 7.295.680 10,358.399 11,829,806 14,679.561 20.388.U5 27,405,767 5,679,07% 5.918,235
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) .......73.67 66.59 76.17 68.15 74.30 68.97 69.90 62.52 72.38 65.95 57.93 55.55
*Includes
Depr.ciation1 *. 23 A:6:1 .1.o29Z ?Z: 6.0 0,00.o.

Southern Region Southern Disnet Nonhr.etern Reea (n 'niral \Vete-rn Itr,:g .Nth.,tern, ItCoI HVein lh.tnct

1934 1933 1931 1933 1934 1933 193 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933
Average number of miles operated 39,378 39.69 145,445 45,768 18.532 .8,752 53.326 53.909 g 32,688 33.020 13 ,5 135,681
Revenues"
Freight $26. 78 83 $28.4757?, 1 $ 812 682 $ ,17166 $21.67.510 $28,0559 38,97237 $3684 O 1968770 85,386115 858281




Railway operating revenues 32,185.10 33,871.321 49,769,98 50,.703,906 33,51.,096 $,31514,502 4,143.95 47,0241,185 22.725,88 22,887.,17 10,717,079 104.226,17
Expenses:
Maintenance of may and structures 11 :|.908 3o727,190 6,202,35 5,519,917 i,976,687 1:o,32 6,|1,011 1911 ,6 6:7 S:2516 2996,06 :9:g:?6 028o0o
Transportation 1 l J 11 2" 2"' ?S'S2 1: *01 8. 90,70 3265,1094
Transportation 1for .tnt-Cr 39 18,2 606 31,99 57,597 69956 61,962 85,590 2 2
Railway operating expenses 26,189,669 241.003400 36.335s540 33,353.714 26,.480158 22,900,881 35,357591 31.,135,.0 17,0.378 16,266.107 79,118.427 70.602,468
Set revenue from railway operations 6,356.0,771 9, 9.867.921 13.434. 17.350.192 7.O67.638 11.11.621 1.05.90 15,.1 6.61.79 1.596.66 33..6.706
Unco~lectoble railway revenues ^ ,,7 0. ,7,619 10,8612,70007 1696 00, ; *O I:l '35,:^ ^l-S *W -l^
Railway operating income 3,731,238 7.372,322 9.388,.784 13,245.,965 4,309,685 8.285,01 7 9,153,307 10,854.,493 3,966.59 5,0O3,698 17,429.51 24,163,238
Equipment rents--Dr, balanced 7t8 71 6271 1:90 71:1762:6 O1, 1
Joint facility rent-Dr balance 2In ofS 690716 7 2O 996304: 1.220,.1 3.15, .7.27 .136,96
Net railway operating income .. 2670,302 6,651,979 8.29.376 12,570,214 3,235.941 7,181,085 7.419.424 9.178.041 2.44),446 3.496,165 13,098,811 19,855,291
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) .. 81.25 70.87 73.01 65.78 78.93 66.74 72.99 66.85 76.04 71.07 75.55 67.74
etprecets n 1, 3, 1,9168,66 2,892,626 3,07,917 5,7, 2 20 2, 2,S, 8 .2 1.22 5,6896 6 2,9
1 5967,1 P: I 1911,837 113,09 6 71 1 9,R27 189,8 19 010 29,860 6,197


300




S200o __ 1 1FREIGH R AVENUE
0


z
0
0 100 -------
-J




J FMAMJJA5ONDJFMAM JJA5ONDJ FMAMJJASOND
1932 1933 1934


Soo 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 W 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1


\OPERATING EXPENSE5
... zoo v ___^ ^ ^---
0
0
L
0
In
:i 10 0-----------------------
0 NET RAILWAY OPERATING INI.OME




JFMAMJJASONDJFMAMJJA50NDJFMAMJJASOND
1932 1933 1934


a/ Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns In Great Lakes Region.
Does not include Big Four Lines, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
&Includes $957364 sleeping and parlor car buroharge.
d/ Deficit or ot er reverse items.
2/ Includes $1,368,686 sleeping and parlor oar surcharge.
If Figures for Duluth, Missabe A northern not received in time for inoluelon In this item.


Statement No. M-100
JUNE, 1934








Subject to revision


JUNE, 1934


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 147 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 119 Class I steam railways

FOR SIX MONTHS ENDED WITH JUNE, 194 AND 1933


Item United States New England Region a/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region b/ Eastern Distriet Pocahontas Region
1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933

Average number of miles operated .....239,351 241,263 7,155 7,208 27,003 27,134 25,056 25,213 59,214 59.615 6,052 6,103
Revenues:
Freight .. .. -1----8--02 0.--,-1--5 7-172-6266,.40 2$21,109. 2 0.17 080621W92.67 .. .. ....................7,73.080$,a 05 1 ,297,9 .3,3; :&,270 661 1 8
Passenger ........1............................17......36, A1 722156939 2 60
Expresss.-28,9-,9---2-,--1,72-1,-83,730-1,2---727-5,-----------------77 11,977,-6 3,60,221212,019,92 912:69,1,906 6
All other transportation 37,0203 3 ,25 6 23 2,.310 0, 32 11,1,821 6, ,57 11 ,
Incidental 30312.27....27,512..............02 8:1 6 22, 2,2 7,68. 5,6,799 7,8, 16 1 11, o 1,. 6
Joint facility-Cr 562 920835 7558 30180 300 6 60 23 50 70 9 779 9
Joint facility-Dr ... -----...-. 1,134987 1,101,595 8,406 5,697 251,68 259,751 39,90 :, 303,5 309,660 7,235 12,5:
Railway operating revenues........... 1,629,897,101 1,415,322,703 74.559,009 67,231,007 333. 81,817 283.573,814 345,773080 285,382,406 753,813,906 634,187,227 102,437,204 87,376,596
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures 9,606 3 9,9 7 8,13662 31 .264 26921,28 31 438 2249 10,26,29
Maintenance of equipment *....... 3C1 4 232360 12,7 14 0A 66 58 2010143 1 92o1
Traffic .....--..-....... ..- ........... ... ....1 0 8 7 2 0 .3
0General,. 7 3 1506, 3, ,
Transportation for investment--Cr --....... 1, 8 7 1, 1 9 111 16779 637
Railway operating expenses .... 1,212,287,063 1,069,051,005 56,257,061 49,5914.897 2145.773.175 218,292,099 251.189,531 203.993,509 553.219,767 471,80,505 58,907,625 51,6852,737
Net revenue from railway operations 417,610,038 34,2,69 18,301,94 17,636,110 87,708,642 65,281,715 94, 5 81,3,89 200,59 39 14,306,7. 35
Railway tax accruals- 127, 66 131,77.038 4,519,824 41758'626 24,330,202 25,878,019 24;1,5,444 22, 45255,170 5384,267 6, 9,285,19
Uncollectible railway revenues ....5 5998 2 6 35 92910 280 7 3 3 197,05 29
Railway operating income ----- .. 289,206,215 214,009,451 13,776,126 12,844,538 63,214,305 39,310,786 70,039,825 58,669,526 147,024o,256 110,824.,850 33,069,936 26,230,099
Equipment rents-Dr. balance y ..........-........- ,898,106 1551,030 2. 706 2,'7,975 12,377.290 10,365,:92 7,620,6 7,837.13" 1 2,809,66 0,1 %81,601 77.
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance ------- 18.104.193 17,77525 82,09, 05 2,3 9,1 1401 1 3,67;604 3,361,09 3.26;597 "9,992,8 9,1498317 71M5 .1K
Net railway operating income.. ...--- 225,803,916 154,728,929 8,415,371 8,216,447 46,755,561 25,057,690 59,051,670 47,570.795 114,222,602 80,844.932 33,504,866 26,262,632
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)...-.. 74*38 75.53 75.45 73.77 73.70 76.98 72.65 71.48 73.39 74.17 57.51 59.34
*Includes:
Depreciation/ ...... .. .... ..... ..... --92,89,156 89,68405 3.46,181 3.50563 1793,55 13,50185 19,515,270 17,706,171 40,974,906 35061,995 039,083 6,203, 6
Retirements- -1 ---- ----- ----- 2,519,109 6,3611399 56,154 7f,11 81,56 1;418,689 6514493 756,359 769,811 5,219,242 487,391 82,373

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933

Average number of miles operated .........-- ,13 39,3735 45,465 45.838 48.547 48,804 53,348 53,927 32,777 33,079 134,672 135,810
Revenues:
Freightena-ce o172 way- ad----- st- ---1-,6,688 ------- --- 600 $269,023,M2 .424.1 2:,N2 128,6 208,11 4 61$2,102. 6111,961,27 $100,90 6 7U 1,84028,212
Pass teng ner of 7q------- ---- 40.... 2. 9... .3....... -------------------- -... o 9. 2 1 243 9 6 ai 6. .S 9.
Mail .. .. .. .. ... .. .. .. .. .6 !. 9 : ,163, i1
s e n geres s ----- 8; 92-- 2 2------- 1--- -2?--- -- 8 28 67, 9 28,-- 2.6, 2 1 9| 1 639 29 0 9
All other transportation 2, 19.4- .1.,79 3 2,,2,705 2 611 ,6 6
Incidental .,562. 2, ',4 221 21 2-63 7 1 7 O1i
Joint facility-or 7, 9..., 1, 21 1, 30 6 93 124:9
Joint facility-Cr ,..opera s. ... 17,56 2 4 48,68,3 2 ,




fa wa it x l c ual--Dr-- ------7 -------2------2--------------17 67 ;0 1:0116 6 2 84,3 9089 ,~ l 25 4 ,9 ,2 6 2; 05 84
8,90 19 601,7 ,6 9,03 9737 ,17; 8,615
Railway operating revenues- 2----1- 8,4 7 190,417,178 313,935,91 27.797177 4 14 ,7723792 155,23836,18 257,190,7145 227.928,888 131,232,767 11,174,630 5621-7,30 501,341.702
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures 24.1 22,8 212066 3 6 15 2,. 9 18, 30 ,11 624,1 21 18,7.08 15 ,056
Maintenance of equipment# .... ..--- ,7,,3 61 6 2,- 2 5 143, 016 2 2,55S 1, 3 2,1 906 51 ,
Transportation 71:1 : ", 6,---. I,2. :,2:,031.'.221. 18,2
Traffic -----------,06-1---,--3,7------------ 'Io~
Tr ansportation for inv sinment--cr 09... --....... 10, 7 2, 6 18, 3,,13968 2,16, 137: 1,5.7 46,2 r 22,757,

Railway operating expenses 157,722,6047 7142,3199.14 216,630, 2 19 6.172,60 1 .92,276,677 130,.168,537 196,57,.6 179,.69,49 101,702,926 93,990,020 12,137,.06 16,997,81

Railway tax accruals.---- 15...... .....16,302,73. .20 91,4 25,57,923 v16,se9688 87 230...,66 25,87,6 8,63 902 9, ;135 8,9 52,
Uncollectible railway venues -0391 95, 1,9651 068 ,87 ,60 ,1,067 ,037
Railway operating income s...... .. 3,59,-71, 31,7101,103 71,5179,50 57,971,20, 14,77,359 7,332,836 35,236,07 4 23,036,86134 20,1,2,872 1.,84.,710 70,632,309 745,213,110


Net railway operating income .. 31.781-.478 26,0-8,281 65.289,351 52,310.913 9.150,3211 1,103,966 256987.926 111212197 11,153,720 6,256,919 16,291,970 21,573,063
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) 711.57 7.74 69.00 69.90 81.90 83.85 77.16 78.61 77.50 79.20 78.70 o0.38
#Includqs:
Retirementsf.i r ... .3,133.32.,260 910,52113-325,9---268-,--391,00999,1102 2 119,137


a/ Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
D/ Does not include Big Four Lines, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
a/ Includes $4,980,988 sleeping and parlor oar suraharge.
4/ Deficit or other reverse items.
e Includes (7,277,112 sleeping and parlor oar aroharg*e.
J figures for Duluth, Missabae northern not reoelIved i time for inclusion in thi It e. 67101-.0 U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1934





IC, bte.11: 13-V


Subject to revision


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS


Statemet No. M-100
JULY, 1934


UNIV. OF FL LIB.
DOCUMENTS DEPT.Y




U.S. DEP091TOMY


Ite United States New F.gland Reon / (reet Lakee RW eion C'.lal eat-.rn RLemv k/ I"-enn I).lnrl Painlatiu lepaon

1934 1933 193) 1933 1934 1933 1934 193} 193) 193) 1934 1933
Average number of miles operated 239,160 240,879 7.151 7.237 26,989 27,109 25,055 25.171 59,195 59.517 6.065 6.157
Revenues:
Freight aciity-Dr 90.9 190.157.076077 8478,1 4 008 '9941555 5. 5)) 7.,4 1,199 2.1 1




Expenses.91
Maintssenane of r ay and structures 3 30,962.511 215,6 728 2 5979 6 506,7 5,:92:5 5,5 2 6:, ,869,4r 1i9. 1: i 1 2,0 0o 1,507,71 } 2 8.19 7
Trafi 7,178,656 7. 020 180,9 1.172.1 1,201,7 1,0, 1.124 496 6 2 6 9610






m sael. skoe:ation 1orinvst ...... ) 1 ?, 7 I 5 1 809 11 0
Ec l aprecie ail2,27.4r738 2,8,276 ,16 8,938 398. 519,31 11 1,786 681










Rnien ay ope39atin1 income ,1,005,61 6 75,259,903 127 ,36 3,168,127 6,9),967 1)514,0 10,3 ,0i3 ] 17,879,696 18.529,6 T,562,227 4,60,002 7, ,s0a
All other transportation income 8 6 2,608 2 ,,7 46 21 4 511 1,286,.71.469 1,893,085 8 ,31 7,86065 ,2827o 7 I3 0 1 0,677,:92 1 ,7 7, 4,62







Ratio of ex pe ranses toing revenues (percent) 2 75,983,517 293 .723.873 10,950,992 68.1 79.6 518 69.11 7. 6.8509 76.92 132 66.81 16262,033 19,29 7750
Expe In clues : i
















196?M 193 19 9 193 194 193 D 19 19 ) 19 19): 19)4 191)
Av erage nuber of miles oqu perated 76 951,61275,006 ,562 I 1 ,861,323 10,553,57 1,964,927 ,95 3 11,032,2 2377382 23,6 58,17 l3, 1559
Transpo;r6at n .;17 80 261 1 210 1. 177. 1, o63 .l 11?5956 '9. l6 2217006 ,7 903.93
asenerl ation1 97,890.8,93 91,S07,01 32 1,4,52209 2.076,92: l9.192,3?l 20, 9215: 6, 1 9 7 I.0 0 33 0378
Miscellaneous 931operat2ons'79 13 1 2,92g3I 2,062,782 1 2,P1:3 510.7,11 11071 1 ,0.2 1 .37'570 5 I


Railway operating revenues 7,11,955 717 98,78,18 2,007,9988 5,9 ,12O 5,692.9 1 736.7.397 51,69,68) ,267,7859 2,912.B6 22. 1,5.025 109,970. 681 107, 3,9 7




















Expenses:
R aintenanc a ccrual s 31,285,0 323,07,60 732.7, 7676098 6 9,1. 7 1 1,02,7 6 6 1, ,









Ma nt r. ane o fom i pmen ti1Cons: ,, 1,67,6oi 1:58,7650 11 :1 s, ,01 1, 6,8044 .,1:o,
Tr aila y ,er:oevoenues 88,6 7 2 ,7 71 6,1 8 7 70 l;0 26,60 ,e, 1 9 ,86 ,1e, 1597 6,71,1 | 3 2 92 io 7,01726s7,
Railway operating incoe 116,12,632 75,659,903 1,27,3674 5,168,.127 6,31,9.67 13,511.01 0 1.3713 17,661 5 .562,227 i.680,002 7,61,802
Eq uipment rents-Or. balance 7850,619, 7,666,0U7 96,1 217 1, 2.221 1 71 678 1.818,619 ,11196 90 160.1 179.212
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance 305,109 3,2 ,25 9822 ; 6:67 S 53 9 I 611,020 1,663926 j:1:72:2,9 7 1,; I, 1,7










Net railway operating income 635,220,890 ,61,75.0 6,,65 2.55,0 ,286,6 2 6,51 1 50,286071 102.728 8,,37,00 15965 10571,652 28,6,7.,198 1,698,.765 7,500,68
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) 875.51 660.56 81.61.66 68.1 79.67 69.11 73.526 6.19 76.2 6.47.101 60.70 51.37.
G Includes:
Depreciation 15, 1,81 1 ,282,351 581.,1?1 0 3 580,9. 2,980,116 2,287. 97 31 60,27 ,8 .1o1 15.1 3, 0002 .
Re tirements. ......7. .. ....... 39.3790 ., 939 70,?33 13,33 719.o913 :6l 2 o0 15 :933. 109136 12, 509



Railway operating____________ne 2,3,774,_________,,193,13337193.. 1933 51941 193 335 61,93,67179321.7 ,O19315 119337 193.7 1 ,1931
Average number of miles operated 579,376 39,612 .75,496 3 9 2195,769 108,9 95, 1, 197 8, 32,65 18,155,,..6 23020 35116 135,593
Freight o25,6311,11. 629,5,l,9 611 ,79), 1 7 9. *,,80.5 .06' 1, l0l50. ,876 5.9 .6 1 .59 7 19.259 6719.188,877 689.0, 587,0

All oter transportation lwyrv,,n oe, s7, ,3 7, 550,9 691o19 96,:959 8 36; 8 789 ,
.oint2facility-Cr : 756 180 10 2 '6 1 51 0 1 6.2 06161 17 96 711,1 62 61,5 4 .6:. 200, w 1,UA8
Joint facility-Dr 18,265 19:29' W177461 21;7i5 15:736 22:0l> 119:031 2023,77 l | 1:71 d: 12:
Railway operating revenues 31,131,955 311,832,708 1U7,593,988 511,130,158 111,692,7519 36,373657 51,366,283 118,267,765 22,912,0119 22.821,025 108,970,611 107,1162,117
Maintenance of way and structures i n,31e7,722 07 6 W.11?} .87178 ,5l7,967 1.327,167 5,631,717 5,177.120 1 1 7002.396 111,461,964 12 506,683
Matinenancesof renuepmennt) .69 06 o 85 1 0& 6 1,36g15234 1126,,807 5: 1 ,1! 11 1928 5 :8 : :g k:6:572 6 8, 11W1,?6

66eneral 1 36 2 .66 68.41 2876 902 6 21,08133 26161 2.28 631-9 7 69 166 1,066,900.o 517637
Transportation for investment-Cr 21,59,2 112823,5? 9.2914 201;380 5l;90 22, 267 97 3,240.271 ,288,1 ,; 1: 81,617 1,76?8:75

Net revenue from railway operatIons 118706011 10,258,498 11,2 1 ,6498 48011,9 715251.28 1317.419 15.846 6 2" 21 70 .1

17,103 a1.5 2:01 :0 1 2 1 31U: 2 :22, 37,59




includes; e:
Ji7t 811,828 1F 09 5,71,93 6' ,


a/ Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of whioh are included with New York Central returns in Great Lake Regilon.
Does not include Big Four Lines, the revenues and expenses of which are included with Noew York Central return, In Great Lakes Region.
/ Inoludee $792.133 sleeping and parlor oar surcharge.
Deficit or other reverse items.
t/ Includes $1,380,455 sleeping and parlor oar surcharge.


300
OPERATING EXPENSES


0

z
0
100
_ NET RAILWAY OPERATING IN OME




J FMAMJJASONDJ MAMJJA5ONDJFMAMJJASOND
1932U1933 1 934
47l1.0 U S GOVCIEW I[I PRINTING OFFICz : 134


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
omplped f 7rm nWlepo of remreuu m and e.poPMM epmnteeing 149 ClI am radlayi
FOR THE MONTH OF JULY. 1M3 AND 1O3U


3 1262 08730 3755








Subject to revision


JULY, 1934


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 147 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 149 Class I steam railways

FOR SEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH JULY, 1934 AND 1933


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

1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933
Average number of miles operated---..--- 2-39,321 241,207 7,155 7,264 27,000 27,130 25,055 25,206 59,210 59,600 6,053 6,111
Revenues:
Freight ----------.-- .---- $1,541,362,301 81,374,988,480 $57,452.292 $30975.3 t306,477,571 7 1 267,104,r5 *31;.446,143 267.679,473 ,677,376,006 .3 6.06 $587.758.721 $110,
Passenger 977 1 663 17,979,397 16,729,58 43,824,850 46,62 ,,156,48 50,57,0 118,9 705 107,928,19 3: 31,90 3,016,597
Mail...........---------...- 52 17-531 5251200- 2-5781 -- 2-6279-5 --1-266 8,68,0- 9.13 ,263,_6 20,24.17 20,.: 1O :R?
Express --------. 1, 220,29 25-,80- 1 58887-1,1,39366 5,957,286 4,952,72 5,9, 1178,52 12.88,80 101
All other transportation...... ---- --5 4,95,06 2,710 480 2,998,720 12579,301 13, ,90 1 6,900,063 22,901,1 2,9,689 2,
Incidental .......685945 30788,;2 2,655,553 2,421558 7,922,012 6,899,100 0, 33 8,089,947 19,837,895 17, ., 2 1,3 7
Joint facility-Cr ----- ..6....989 .5448 546 983 373,884 352,83 70p3,320 597,540 1,1,4976 7 071
Joint facility-oDr .... ..4....... 34,897 1,298,852 9:190 9956,2 299,865 300,834 47.535 49,942 36,590 357.064 8,434 14,906
Railway operating revenues....---- 1905,880,618 1,709,046,574 85,510,001 79,687,544 385,366,305 341,397,260 402,556,448 347,233,389 873,432,754 768,318.193 118,699,237 106,674,346
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures 21,96186 177,92,971 1,609,689 9s 7,770,s 2 ,07 6,662,9 27,228,100 86 6,7,5i 2 s,08 1 ,71
Maintenance of equipment*........... 82072; 0 766 662;75 2 8 21 7735,20826 09,5,1279 82251,941 68,aI,30S 1 ,7 7,90 2,0, ,5 919, 2,1
Traffic.-.-.----------...-.- .....--.-.---- 51;954 789 49,852..29 1,294 220 1 ,268 ,791 9 ,73,091 9 ,057 ,795 8 26,788 .a,:li ,2 19,59i,099 s ,4 ,310 2 ,16N 7 2 ,07 ,
Transportation.............--- ----- 673,-1-,- 610,592,860 3-,02,;19 29,92.1,127 1 ;,,.1 128,609,20 14 .77285 124,4p1,852 320,113,155 2822,9,.21 2661,'040, 0
Miscellaneous operations .. ... 15,25;79 129-7,-347 3:02:l19 3,59,44 19;?---5, ,-24 5 1 l, .32,6,17,9 08 ,6O : 2 ',05 4
Transportation for investment-Cr ,590,922 ,61;72 3,707 2,402 178,549 152,720 298,:58 466,53 3,81,11 621,071 4,64 5.7
Railway operating expenses --.------ ...- 1,420,770,833 1,263,976,739 65,200,157 58,116.306 287,091,739 258,253,453 292,937,203 243,265,406 645,229,099 559,635,165 68,779.076 61,765,897
Net revenue from railway operations 4---8--..- 485,109,785 441 ,069,835 20,309,844 21,571,238 98,274,566 83,143,807 109,619,245 103,967,98 228,203,655 208,683,028 49,920,161 440,9044
Railway tax accruals .....49,100,376 14 597 5252559 52424 27944,117 208 6 2909,9 27,33155 62,290,62 6,0,025 12,1 11,179609
Uncollectible railway revenues 6---.-.... .----. 677,564 56,875 6 796 33,651 181178 110,072 171,160 26 59,134 230,929 i6,77 9 9,939
Railway operating income-- ..----- 335,331,845 289,669,363 15,050,489 16,012,663 70.149,271 52,825,189 80,354.138 76,549,222 165,553,898 145,387,074 37,769,938 33,718,901
Equipment rents-Dr. balance----------- 5,148752 49219,077 3,207,907 2,686,192 329,512 12,299,246 9,086,144 9,65553 26,6256 2641,191 1.6.7.
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance .....-- 21,158,288 20,968.758 2,978.47 2,775,514 4;778,127 4,575,424 3,899,238 3,87217 11,65212 11,223,555 1 1,102647
Net railway operating income ----. 261,024,805 219,481,528 8,863,735 10,550,957 51,041,632 35,950,519 67,368,756 63,020,52 127,274,123 109,522,328 38,203,631 33,762,900
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)........ 74.55 73.96 76.25 72.93 74.50 75.65 72.77 70.06 73.87 72.84 57.94 57.90
-Includes:
Depreciation .-..........-..... .........------- 108,306,583 105,019,704 4,027,582 4,086,588 20,964,003 16,138,132 22,785,540 20,994,765 47,777,125 41,219,485 7,04,004 7,2871,9
Retirements--...------- 2-----796530 7,816,511 61.093 144,827 94,901 5.168,602 591.954 951.5 747.948 6,264,945 596,752 114,882

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933
Average number of miles operated ...------------ 39,408 39,717 45,461 45,828 48,539 48,791 53,355 53.917 32,756 33,071 134,650 135,779
Revenues:
Freight .......... -.---------------$........... 198,40 ,75 1 87,181,264 308,768, 06 4 286,527,39 $17,090,81 $158.985,9,242 $250,566,287 $221,067.783 1131,56Q,971 *120,649,495 $555,218,08! *500,702,520
Passenger......... ... ,1 18,821,0 2, 12 ,3 21,837,---, ,1-----.68--- 29,-- 2-- '--'48 ,26,951 ,72 --- 52,8,62 51,'01,2
All other-transportation 2,-27.-18 ., o ,.-.74 .77 0 5.3 .9 Z 5.779a .3.:7,,1,5.0
Incidental .-an 3 6;036 76 ;48;68 28 4 39 8 2 8 '2ti'O4 1 84 88812,
Joint facilit120y-Cr2........ .......... .......... 1 ,96,06 ,21,226 5,1 4,64,9934 5, 29 '4 7 5,48 4,07, 1, 672: 112,382 2 %
Joint facility-Dr .--.-....---.-- ......- 105616 112,80 11,50 127,706 143318 145,193 720,82 57337 9,1111552 873,257 814,08
Railway operating revenues .-----. 242,630,642 225,249,886 361,329,879 331,924,232 208,416,141 191,611,84i 308,557,028 276,196,653 154,144,816 140,995,655 671,117,985 608,804,149
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ------....-- 1829,503,959 2,978,2988 ,,587,,0 29,006,066 23,157,618 2 29,6688,59 2.1, ,76 s7 18, 4 586,0751
Maintenance of equipment#als ----- ------- ------- 4 445 7,89, 128;3 0 4571,4587 2,,9011 3:696 71,7 201, 2 04
Trfficcil railway- r------- 90 6l 719 04377 297,68 : 6 34 8 2,28891
Mrafisclno 433.. .7 9,85,77 9,59,9 6,72,27,07 9,68,37 :560y 6 2. 35022,1
Tr1 ,portation......................................-,201512 0970 79,929,462 766 0 107,a55, 100,107,766 52,361,3: 4 9a 24o,146,222 ,1
Mi lan eu operations ......................... 1,611,061 379,600, 11 ,8835 103,9,0 12, 74, 1,265,9 3,,4,068 2,2,2,998 :19.81 3,8 530 ,95,
General balance...... ... 5, 8 1451,5850 4,02,2 4,769 2 5.11 8 1,448,8 93,2 33,595,1 930,2 2 1,3, 1
Triansporation or ent-b c 1op9e0rato 1,291,-6- 266-8- :2;34;0 l ; 2 9: 3 0 2 8 2 529 9 7,68
Railway operating expenses 183,98,958 166,894,259 252,776,04 228,660,156 168,957,635 154,188,566 23,406,325 211,660,509 119,414,760 109,82,343 522,778,700 475,681,418
Net revenue from railway operations s. 58,646,641:08,566,845 103, 69,026 J9, 5934 37,423,275 7,150,70 64,536,1447g076 116,312 1,8,393,2 8


e Railway operating income.-- ---------------. 1,21.6 -13 8 383,84 7, 26,0619 20,023,30 162,62,551 46,571,215 4,20,461 2,299,958 19,811,20 90,89,5033 70,956,220
Equipment rents-Dr balance ------ 86 4,981,969 4 ,1,585 ,02,323 ,769,42 5,10,715 8,657,16 7,45,688 8,646,2 6 7,958,160 2 90 9674
Joint facility rent-Dr. baanc 1...... .,584980 ,0,630 2,66,082 2,324,307 1,948,297 2,236,293 2,889,673 3,026,074 2,048,024 2,158,529 ,8994

Net railway operating income s ........... 3,612,146 33,214,539 71,815,777 66,977,39 1,,305,591 9,2718,543 35,023,626 24,008,704 13,605,688 9,694,514 61,934,905 42,981,761
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) .... 75.83 74.09 69.95 68.89 81.07 80.47 75.97 76.60 777 77.90 77.90 78.13
Depreciation ts-Dr.....a.c..-.. ------219-8,556,683..86.7,3085,91,6,340 42.712,51053024,04:;U:41205 :0.7 1 8.657,21657 42.688 8,6,6 70959,607 2 1,07,20
Retirements ................................................................ 13,261,863 4 2,2o8 203,30 ,,32,79082!,. 4 2 758


a/ Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
b/ Does not include Big Four Lines, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
ic_ Includes $5,77,121 sleeping mand parlor oar surcharge.
d/ Deficit or other reverse items.
e/ Includes $8,657,567 sleeping and parlor oar surcharge.






IC Iste.I- 13- 8


Subject to revision

UNIV. OF FL LUi.
DOC rNTS PEPT 1


l il 11111 111 1Ill IlII UI i I11111 III
3 1262 08730 3607

INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 147 monthly rer of revenue ad eemin repmre ting 149 Clam I steam rilwamys

FOR EIGHT MONTHS ENDED WITH AUGUST, 1234 AND I2o3


Item United State New England ReAoo l/ GftI LIake Ren Central E.tern Rqgon / E.trn District Pocahontas Region

________ _____________ 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 19}34 1933 1934 1933)19314 19}
Average number of mlles operated ..... 239,294 241,132 7,15 7,253 26,997 27,.1 25,055 25,202 59,206 59,579 6,055 6,110
Revenues:
Freight $1,766,199, 4 1.616,243,936 $64,18,294 $61,)308,020 $345,8 161 $313,40,71114 $354,917.202 $319,200.129 $765,207.111 $693,929.063 125,716. $117,997,125
Passenger.. g/ 2 ,179, 219,208814 20,661,288 19,270.490 509 48.09,024 66,62,790 59 ,678 18, 28 127, 192 4, 71 3,166,609
Mail............... > ,9,137 2.949.373 .008.046 7 9,ION M.7,354 60 9 ,2 2 878 1,1 6M1 179
Expressn6,- ........9961....... 1. 16........22 5 7 6 79
Incidental t 02r8 61,O 9,,66 8,77, 9,, 8,17,00 10,722,176 9,5 9 22 8 96 20 ,1122 1,6 00
Joint facility-Cr ......................66 8199 100 1,887, 1,72765 155 1 79
Joint facility-Dr 1,515.379 ,6,761 ,209 7,0202 ;4041 3,672 54,839 55,6A7 o05,662 0.52 16,473
Railway operating revenues .... 2,188.560,046 2,006,077,68 96,606,044 92,01,910 36,999.263l 00.,0o,711 5A.325,600 412,757.878 991.9 0,907 905,175,199 135, 12,077 126,44.,043
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures-... 248,1,6i 210,706,90 1 4,507 11, 8,3 6 4,21 ,209 0 e,,028,169 3l 9967g, 2 83,406,01 1,972, 1SDI
Maintenance of equipment'.... 59 : A 1 ,09Y 2 6 782 76,11"0 1j:27,0
Traffic 7 12 10 .289 9 10 '1 9 13, 6
Transportation. 176.50................ V M21"............ ....... 73.70 5 3026 30, 28.
Miscellaneous operations 1 -7,7 6,020 1078 1,1 816 ,3 14101 ,079,0 3, 8,6,9 ,
General .... 101,470182 / 971 13 1.219718 1.07 1866, 17, 88 21,298:496 19 6 1 7 418
Transportation for investment-Cr 1,921,610 ,81119 3,87 2.3. 183,253 335,05337 668,5555
Railway operating expenses ...... 1,632,77,090 1,9 66,14 7,45 7.014,0 518 66,981,021 38,362.,664 300.01,669 334,035,137 3 285,21o0,78 736,2,619 652,233,171 78,582,719 72,o6,709
Net revenue from railway operations .......... 556,082, 956 539 610,01 2,4 6 6 86 10 6 6, 124,99016 127,17, 2 8288 ,956 8
Railway tax accruals ... ... 169,691,0D 177.567, 5l 5,988:U6 6,356 317 1, 3% o 210 33 ,E,5 3289681 ft, 1"S 3l f ?.I,3,2 23,86:=:37 i3,06t;
Uncollectible railway revenues.. 81, 78.3 16 7 5,12 112 202, 13.107 19.1 6,73 17
Railway operating income .... .......385,610,016 361,384.590 16.556.533 18,658.206 76.983.277 65.831,589 90,189,19 95,.21.,612 183.728.939 179,704,407 42,9119,039 41l,35.573
EqJoipent facility rents-Dr. balance ..2 .. 0,02,1 ,,69, 3,519,,686 3.0,1,91 16l:91 164. 71 10 21 1.?99 ,O0
int facility rent-Dr. balance 2,21:;96 6 ;7 963:9 5 5 2 1 9361 7 r:233:6 29 ;lt; ;
Net railway operating income 0, ,702,141 2808118.913 9,627.538 12.102.337 55.319,215 46,18,75 75,13,667 79,078,024 10,0.90,gOk 137,666.115 13.480.529 41,577,40
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent).. 74.59 73.10 76.65 72.79 75.1 74.92 72.88 69.11 71.24 72.06 58.03 56.98
'Includes:
Depreciation ...... 3,685,256 120,319,591 ,599,062 1 ,670,03 23,961,66. 18,7,19 26,06,572 2,o03,121 5,621,298 17,510.603 8,027,090 8,319,08
Retirements.. .. ..58235 6 9,197,.950 91,905 15,86 98,986 5.913.60 612.219 1,11,983 803,110 7,210,133 684,931 118.510

Southern, Region Southirn ta Du Nork.hwetern Repon Cntral Wwestrn R t.n South iutern Repon Wstern District
Item
193) 1933 1934 1933 193) 1933 193 1933 193) 1933 193 1933
Average number of miles operated ..39......--,3-- 39,699 5%,58 15,809 48.53 48.784 53,358 53.896 32,738 33,o64 131,630 135,7"
Revenues:
Freight ...... ...... ..... ......... ,728,7 215,0,87 350. 552 $33.019,972 206.66.,198 $191,.80,611 $"292.80,918 $258.336,296 $151,. 02,65 $139,097,99 *$6505.57,71 $589.E291901
Passenger ..... 25,637,1 21, 2806,50 7 29, 0,1188 2,27,116 17,61 7 .85 6 9,:76 S 9,0 6,, ,


Exprenss 0 8 9 7
All other transportation 9286 7 92 62602,7126 1.592 .67709 8 167900o
Incidental .... ............1. .4.,92110 .667,0 6.210,88 297, 6 5 29% 70 0O1.6508 6,96.6 1 7 5l 82366 1 061069,
Joint facility-Cr 2.. .. 2 3 l.1:97, 22 u I:37 i218 2 61 11 7 121 241l 20'i
Joint facility_-Dr..... ......... 122. 13217 1?326 18;80 ;98 80 10:10 ; 3 953
Railway operating revenues..2.1.................... 27,68322 258,65,26 10,095,19 38.,99,307 28,56,281 230,615,922 360,765.062 322,696,503 177,222,597 162,6110,237 786,533,910 715.952,662
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures............. 3. 7,72,27 1 706: 24111 27, 801 61597.3 1501l,211 2 ,7l6.l63 21,8 100,755929 8.F3.409
Maintenance of equipment# .... 5 :021,21oo 50,2, 0 6 26 6 119 7 0 882 7 0 6 :o: 3 1,P21 162 3? ,0 71

Transportation for investment-Cr 156,131 147,704 211,598 3;205 31;l3 2; 3:9 319901 78:995 92,359 1,15 9:2 93
Railway operating expenses .210,30,903 191,959,257 288,887,652 261,023,959 197,071,281 179,120,876 272,317,218 21,795,750 137,755,320 126.273,698 607,16,819 550,190,31
Net revenue from railway operations 601, 9 1610 1127 01,751 925348 5,7,0 5,195,06 88,47,814 77,90,753 6, 1
Railw tax accrua ls. 19,2 8, 20,9,i 33.37l94 34009O65 238,1o 31077011 34277981 767 6 1 i ;:28
Uncollectible railway revenues ............. 1 70,55 128206 82,159 9 79,977 78,691 106,010 96 309651
Railway operating income 1... 4,759,108 5,3188.,551 87,708,147 86,834,,124 29,272,550 27,601,959 57,292,31,1 43,516,762 27.08.238 23,726,338 11..1721,930 94,816,059


Net railway operating income ... 36,522,316 38,685,320 80.'002,84 80,262,804 21,28,108 19,165,106 43,909,218 31,151,907 15,151,520 12,302,981 80,608,876 62,919,991
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ........ 76.56 74.27 70.M 68.59 79.29 77.67 75.18 75.86 77.73 77.61 77.19 76.85
fIncludes:
Depreciation prt15,13i3,no .7 169 0 15,8,56,6 28,10,29 6 ,2,07 '9 1,29,826 16,572,909 21,717,211 20.56,72 9O,63,.632 9,8374014 45,900,.699 48,763,64
Retirements ...................................... 546,260 88058 1231,191 62 69 516,89 9,898 855,713 141,330 186,178 1,513935 15,9


A/ Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are Included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
b Does not include Big Four Lines, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
Include o6,119,7t4 sleeping and parlor oar surcharge.
Deficit or other reverse items.
I/ Ioludes $10,178,466 sloping and parlor oar surcharge.
SIncludes acoruals on account of pensions, as followed: Under Federal Retirement Act $3,871.955; Inder previously existing plan $23,134,179.
Include aooruale on account of pensions, under previously eaieting plan, 22,072,166.


AUGUST, 1934




1IC /Iste. /1:7338


Subject to revision

UNIV. OF FL L4 .

DC~C',&~ w E


11111111111 I '11111111111111111111111111 ll lll ll l JlJl1111l
3 1262 08730 3607

INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF RrATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 147 monthly reports of revenues and eip*ses representing 149 Class I steam railways

FOR EIGHT MONTHS ENDED WITH AUGUST, 114 AND 1933


tem United States New England Region a/ Gr,% Lakes Region Central Eastern Region b/ Eastern District Pocahontas Region

1934 1933 1934 1933 193 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933
Average number of miles operated..................... 239,294 241,132 7,154 7,253 26,997 27,124 25,055 25,202 59,206 59,579 6,055 6,110
Revenues:
Freight --...... ...... 1,766,19.9,37( $1,616,243,936 $64,418,294 61,308,o020 $345,87,615 $$313,420,714 $354,917,202 $319,200,329 7.65,207.111 $693,929,063 125,716,025 117,997,125
Passenger ... ............ / 230,179,25 j/ 21,208S 81 20,661,28 19270, 5,9,5 48,109,02 6662 790 59 94567 138,228,622 127, 5192 15, 46609
Mail ----------............,135 59,908,137 2,9 ,37 ,008,046 9, 9,9 1 3 1070 O1 0 58,, ,594 2, ,88 1,7 73 17
Maintcidentance of way and structures 48,15 ,618 3,0, 0 1 ,070 11,57 4 5 70 080 248 8 2, 1 1,7 166
Joint facility-eCr oe ....... .... ,6,092 9868 ,66 1273;, 4e 511 15 709 ,723 6 94 7 2,0 19 789 ,6 17,20 7 322 156O 1,6 002



Transportation..------.------------------------................ 7,, ,176 7,0 0o 12,- 16), 1, ,91 1670 17 )92 do 0,
General. ....... / 10 1,0, / 9, ,718 0 ,6, 17,8,8 ,Z,66 19, 6 ,5,1, 18,
Joint faransportacility-Dr --- --...---. 1,515379 1,6,76187 209 2 35 1. ,672 51839 55,647 4055662 3,52 :96 1655.143
Railway operating revenues -- -- 2,188,560,016 2,006,077,468 796,6o6,014 92,01,9O10 436,999,263 400,402,711669 45,325,6007 2,757,978 991,930,907 905, .175,49 135,412,077 726,44,7043
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures .-----.-. 218157,618 210,7o6,940 13,235,07 11,58,376 4415,209 3 12 169 148, 20,,336 99,678,1452 83,06,801 13,972,2 1,656,64
Maintenance of equipment *.... ........ 1.1.0 6003,686.6 16.5658 145268 87 8l. 8 65,810 2 9879.3 76522112 1.7;289626 172,.553,003 27-0.-108 20 6 512
Transprtir onope rati ------s----.... D,911 76rh922 167 l 9 87 1W 3,289 19393 R 2o 22 ; 8r 1 3e,103 2,124eo63 2 380096
ETrasportationl ---r, 7le3 ..--- ......... 702,i, -,17 3, ,45 4- 502 14,897 36 061 327o,0,25 30 89 1 036 28 330 54

ifscellanit ous operations --..-. .-----.-.. 17,46,020 15,078,7 831 6816 49 6 ,191 ,1,1 ,6079,4 3.6,96 8,68 5 71 90 34 8 9
General t -ion for-s-te --C- r / 101:40 8 g :91:13 4 2 77 6363 4,2866,882 21,271 496 1 6,7 63:4 21 117 1461 a 918 ',a%433: 24 4,41158971
Tr, sportation for investment-Cr--- ,754 23489 83253 335,053 48237 5389 668,844 55,47 55,50
Railway operating expenses---- 1,632,1477,090 1,466,447,454 741,0144,518 66,981,024 328,362,6641 300,011,669 334,035,437 285,240,478 736,4142,619 652,233,171 78,58.,749 72,0614,702
Net revenue from railway operations- 556 082,956 539,6 ,01 22,6,5 25,0,886 108,6, 7 100,391,042 127, 25571,188288 294 54 11I9,341
Railway tax accruals --- ---- 1 5,69,7 7 4 5, 88, 36 136 i, 6 161 330898,58 32 170 29 3,0
Uncollectible railway revenues.----- 7 78,283 135 3 0706 823 202 133107 92 2673 17,5
Railway operating income----. ----- 385,610 .,0 16 361,384,590 16,556,533 18,658,206 76,983,277 65,831,589 90,189,129 95,214,612 183,728,939 179,7041,1107 42,949,039 41,3145,573
Equipment rents-Dr. balance-----........- 60,702, 96 56,369,7 5 9,19,96 30 0 1 ,94 16,1 5 971 14, ,61 g 1:52,21 11, ,8 1 ,2641 9,0%,5 69 l
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance 214.204 1e 519,998 51,9 11en:o o5 R n







R3a,1090 9 1917 69 197,0 1791 1 7171 44937 37739 19 19 19
Net railway operating income--- 300,702,141 280,88,913 9,627,538 012,402,337 55,319,.215 46,185,754 75,143.667 79,078,0241 1410,090,420 137,666,115 43,480,529 41,577,484
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)-.. 74.59 73.10 76.65 72.79 75.14 74.92 72.88 69.11 74.24 72.06 58.03 56.98
*Includes:
Depreciation-......---.. ....--------- ...... -2-,-2-5 120,4 ,599,062 11,670,03 23,961,6614 118,437,119 26,063,572 21,1403,421 514,624,298 7,510,603 8,027,090 8,9,01
Retirements---'. r919051-9,98.0-----------6............12219. 1--,9-7,1.5 9 5 43- 803,110 7,210,11-33 68493,1 i76

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
193411933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 193411933 193411933
Average number of miles operated ------ 39.403 39,699 45,1458 45,809 48,5341 8,78194 53,358 53,896 32,738 33,064 134,630 135,744
Revenues:
nFreightnn o .y 8224,728,527 215,02,84.7 350,444,M52 .333,019,972. 206,664,198 1 91,860,611 292,8 10,948 8258,336,296 71501,565 1 39.097.99 1 650,547,79 859,294,901.
Passenger o euip29n----------------.-------------- 25,O. 21,0,50 2979.,8 7;:5,2n6 17,614,477 17,.8,746 4,8502 4466,220 9,736,46 9,05Z,540 62: ,8,155135 6,1,
TMail ...................... .,, 1,-------------- 8,6,0 11,4,7 10,287,210 7, 941 17,0,2'0 16,4640,6 o91 7 485 ,1:66" ,9 5 70 21 6
Expre 611,877 5 9 7., 5 753 297 :23 566,01 298479 1,27 10 829
rAll othr transportation1--..................72..0....:71 ...0..... .9T O. 76.9 .100 .13.2 6,297;, i6.2:.,
Incide..tal. o ..2.4.....6.7,4 6.,2078... .297,46 54294,809, 4,0297,684 62,61, 50863, 619 4 14711, .552 ,,, ,7820,64
Joint facility-Cr i....en---C............... 1,281,98 1,7 0,731, ,1,l,4,01 -,208 2693 974 16 1 6 349, 51 75, 22 72, 4l, 27
Jointaciy-Dr ---------------- 122,33 132,4l 132326 18,8 158,80 ,098 808080 954 10,510 t3,98 971,33? 93 ,350
Railway operating revenues---- .......274,683,122 258,4165,26 4 410,095,199 384,949,307 218,546,281 230,615,922 360,765,062 322,696,503 177,222,597 162,640,237 786,533,9410 715,952,662
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures .--.---,50,0- 2 50,08 117,723,237 4706,730 311,12,118 27,,1 41,597,3,48 35,041,211 24,716,16 2 1,938,397 100,755,99 842,593,]09
Maintenance of equipment# ...337........ -------- 5 05,9026 50,257.65 81,71,13;1 7, 009 6 9 ,081,962 4611, 119,470 6070,882 3, 31471 926 156 31,3,4 10 55,77
Traffic-- 88---- -----9.....-..........,889..974 8,57, 100,7 11,3,03 88,10 7,337,982 7,193.220 11:2-6,61 10916865 ,071492 90 n,5,09,088 2,011316
Transportation 98,66-,13 90,83,,798 129,10,2 1125,25 92 908 685 86 1 15 60 7 257, 4295
Miscellaneous operationsnnom......... 1,80 ,,2 1;8,,2i8 7,7011 7, 89, ,50 1;,36,219 125, 11,.'00,9', ,537 768 5,;2 11:29,g 597,8,5
Generalupen rt D ba......... 12,784,627 11,936,205 17,125,0,1 16,354,,92 11,767,824 115, ,5 18,4,0 35 1558886 9,9680,5 ,9,55 2 4,0,1,8g994 38,9,1,573
Transportation for investment-Cr ..... 156,131 17,70 211,598 23,205 3634 23 80 36294 3912 478,995 57623 92930
Railway operating expenses- 210,304-,903 191,959,257 288,887,652 2614,023,959 197,074,281 179,120,876 272,317,218 214,795,750 137,755,320 126,273,698 607,1146,819 550,190,32
et revenue from railway operations .. 64,378,219 66.506,007 121,207,47 120 920,31 48 51,472,0 51,915,046 88,447,8414 77,90,753 39,167,277 36.,M366,53959,0,1 16.2,8
Uncollectible railway revenues ---... -10,-651 70,5745 428206 88,159 59,617 79,977 78,691 16;110 96,132 123;674 231 309,651

Equipment rents-Dr. balance---- -. 6,415,755 5,155,117 11,723,4-66 3,85297 5,764,8714 5,871,3 10,1140,03 8,630,395 9,809,729 8,962,737 25,71,6146 23,464,485

Net railway operating income---- 36,522,316 38,685,320 80,002,845 80,262,804 21,248,108 19,165,106 43,909,2118 31,1451,907 15,1151,520 12,302,981 80,608,876 62,919,9911
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)-..... 76.56 74.27 70.14 2 68.59 79.29 77.67 75.118 75.86 77.73 77.64 77.19 76.85
# Includes:
Depreciatilon ..........11.16.$.......... .,----- 15,1,169 9 ,5,01,5 2,160,259 6,9,34,52 4,49,826 16,64,959 21717424l 2,356,72 270 9, 86?2 9,734,31 45,917,699 48,763,604
JRetirementsy .................-Dr... ..b.alanc .........52 _____ 9 2 29488,05 1,2391,191 ___ 561,892 59,898 855,713 513,873 186,178 19,513,935 1,357,949


a/ Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
k/ Does not include Big Four Lines, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
2/ Includes $6,449,744 sleeping and parlor oar surcharge.
d/ Deficit or other reverse items.
e/ Includes $10,178,466 eleseptig and parlor oar surcharge.
Includes accruals on account of pensions, as follows: Under Federal Retirement Act, $3,871,955; nider previously existing plan $23,134,179.
Includes accruals on account of pensions, under previously existing plan, $22,072,106.


AUGUST, 1934







ICSubjte.ct to revision13f
Subject to revision


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3 1262 08730 3458


UNIV. O F! L!. t
DOCU:0 TS,, C ET.
j 1 --- i



. U .S 'E -. ..'-' ,


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


Statement No. M-100
SEPTEMBER, 1934


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 17 monthly reports of revenue and expes representing 149 ('Cl I ste-am rilways

FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER. 1H34 AND 19n3


United States New EnSland Regpon a/ G;ret Latre Reg.on 'Central F~at3rn> rg! b/ F'.t-n Ihl.nct I',h-..it.t.l.'nn,,,

1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 193 193) 19 1933

Average number of miles operated 238,979 240.558 7.141 7,181 26,96o 27,088 25,054 25.169 59.155 59.438 6,064 6,076
Revenues
Freight 220,492,091 235.445.912 $7,010, 248 28 ,866 $, 6707928 $44.16 82 40.199,104 47,773.00 $S5,sao. 80 100,272.48 $15.557.753 $17729
Mail 7,29,126 377,122 3 1,41 1.2 2:17. 20'200
Express 237955 ',285,422 272,630 33,055 816 1.04565 741,99 1 1 ,490 2,255. 87,2 491
All other transportation 6,569,2 6,44.0,1 5 383,606 17,03 1,706,094 1,859, 57 988,125 1,10,18 3,077. 3,436,6 11,803 13' 652
Incidental 5,791, 26 6,133 7 359,96 355,798 1,168437 1,313769 1.361,71 1530,835 290,11 3 ,402 271,.083 29,376
Joint facility-Cr 792,173 715 81,3 0880 8060,,899 58,19 117,457 11019 259, 2 19820,860 792
Joint facility-Dr 18,415 1 425 915 34,8o9 39,270 7,226 6.7 42, ,901 1,028 1,o93
Railway operating revenues 275.510,716 292.158.639 11,095.543 12,528,791 50,303,651 57,119.372 53.402,610 61,704,507 114,801.o 4 131.352,670 16,810,554 18,971,160
Expenses: i
Maintenance of way and structures ....... 31,50121 31,603,107 1,532,361 1,667572 6,17560 6,03,222 4,46.9,71 5488071 12,177.679 13.198,65 1,717,296 1.52.871
Maintenance of equipment................ 50,507,566 5,199,29 170 62 2,61,97 10, 381 11, ,66 9 1191,91 21,285.418 25,209,619 307,111 .15,2
Traffic 7, 7,066 184,38 18, 1 1, ,129 ,1 1,200,80" 2,857:150 2.,1M 300,646 292,502
Transportation .... ... 9 58 92,711056 ,3456 96,1 1919 656 19, 1,9693,160 2,91.883 3, 57 3,807.558 3,7 566
Miscellaneous operations 9,5,22, ,620,1 127,964 1,080 5 .71 9,6898 1.2509(7.709 2.7.,810 3.95 2,70
General nv s / 15,- r/ 1172,2865 617.531 92,628 2 2,213.921 3,9.75 6.611.92 .1,61 69,8 ..6X
Transportation for nvestment-Cr 289 26,9333 159255 31,997 24,2M 55.,7 35.935 87.882. 60. d60 11
Railway operating expenses ....203,800.353 199,434.708 8.516,358 8,908,625 0,308,659 i 1.092,1 38,058,702 40,786,057 66.683.919 90.756,66 9.589,453 9,329 .53
Net revenue from railway operations 71,710,363 9272131 2,579185 62,166 9,99792 16,027 188 15., ,908 o2,91,50 27.917. 85 O.S,. 7,221.101 9,41,307
Railay ta accruals....... 19,9 79 22,066,.61 74o0,01 713,494 2,986,978 6,066,826 ,72 ,508 6 ,813,20 8,50, 7 9,57,940 1,7'1,1?6 1.892,339
Uncollectible railway revenues 103,932 454 599 12,390 10,272 1S.901 21,28 29,05 32,199 1,562 1, f
Railway operating income.. 51,701,75 70,553,738 1,838,330 2,906,073 6,995,424 11,970,090 10,603,639 16,o083,5 19,437.197 *o,959,665 5,4,88,13 7,77.',50
Equipment rents-Cr. balance 7,606.53 6,8466012 2 2 3307 1, 5. 2,007:564 1,29,9W 1,280,8 M3,970 ,0641?208 a 2.8 1 648908
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance ,30079A,55 36,866& 3,15 3 09193 1 ,7 772.581 5389 l 618, t'o 1,7163787 ,810,5 -- 1i ,
Net railway operating income .,020,485 60,608,S82 1,077,704 2,133,805 4.477,076 9,189,664 8,776,656 14,154,3S 14.331.436 25,o08,003 5.576,'02 7.992.373
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ... 73.97 68.26 76.75 71.11 80.13 71.94 71.27 bc".10 75.68 69.12 57.04 49.18
Includes:
Depre.iation- 15, 25,9 1 ,I86 56,480 578a,5 3,005,934 2,285,458 3.259,326 3,391.8370 6.3,70 ,.'55,753 1.032.899 1,031,203
Retirements........ 379,178 ,30,16 .355 30 11.623 763806 5,322 178.956 0oo 973.428 151,855 111,170

Southern Region Southern Dsocit Norlhwstern RVoe Ientral \1-t.l*e It-c, ; *.jch% Il'-i..i Her lnch'nt

1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933

Average number of miles operated. 39,329 39,546 45.393 45,622 48,482 48,728 53.340O 53,749 3,.6 09 33.021 134.431 135.498
Revenues:
Freight $....................................... 25,788174 26, ,o 27 44, 32,34,629 292 41. 64 39162 19, 8,691 9.09102 93.2 90,584,89
Passenger............ 3105,37 3, 470 3.7,492 3, 2,671,641 2,4,02 4,88.0 5,27 : .0 1,l8 1,2,749 08,8R,1546 9,1.7769
Mail 1,0, 1,08,095 1239,195 1,2 92,298 8,816 1, .1 6 1,0709 7 3. ,07
Express 67 7272 990 i 482,03 8 989 1,, 77 9279, 1,702547 1, ,523
All other transportation .. .. 6 50,477 ,789 2 985884 8,161 8,001 70 2841,32 1 98
Incidental ... 94228 20 75,)11 1626 878,929 1,05.1 3.0018 828,947 262 1 2,135,998 2,116,809
Joint facility-Cr.18............ ....... 992 123,599 159,852 131,491 98,505 ,29 2,1 209,9 2 49, 72 3.
Joint facility-Dr ........ .... 18,72 19,189 19,700 20,282 32, 11 18,53 867,8 80,03 1,131 21, 6 7
Railway operating revenues 3.................. 1,680,30 32,49,224 48,490,856 51,469,384 38,451,810 38,508,087 50,918,608 4.,490,712 22,47.638 22,337,986 112,218,056 109,336,785
Expenses: .
Maintenance of way and structures 4,21,104 4. 069,544 5,9:31,00 5,642.415 4,792,72 4 4.559,31 5 5678 5,166: 3, 46 3.036,519 13,392,138 12,761,827
Maintenance of equipment#.... 6,626,41 6,921,199 ,7,524 10,086,441 5,919,972 6,0 1,617 ,196,1 8,61 4,401,9 4,282,818 19, lp62 18,90 ,189
Traffic .. ...' .. 1,o,, 1, ,1, 1,86, 1.323,657 91,7,1 86.,52o 1,7,o 1P, 85 8 2 7.51 312:,15 ,o.0,o7
transportation 1,891,929 11,3, 15,699,647 15,61,377 12,0,902 11,16,196 17.298,69 1 3 6 3,0 2112
Miscellaneous operations ... ... 1 16 186,379 229,117 224,9 266,627 229,61 610,6 2 15289 12995 1,030200 8,547
General fo i 1,828,11 1,474,032 2,47,09 2,01,384 1,989.22 1, 3.0 ,6 2, 1.567,81 1,181832 6593,932 ,662,220
Transportation for investment-Cr 17,127 20,098 16,17 31,68 54648 570 62,36 '.365 67.587 5140 5,171 134.075
Railway operating expenses 25,823,719 24,991,022 35.413.172 34,320,875 26,633.720 24,618,934 36,803,054 33,151,307 18,066.4as 16,556,726 81,503,262 74.326,967
Net revenue from railway operations 58 7,07 2 1,077,68 17,1,509 11,81,090 13,889,153 1,1 55 15,339, 4,781150 5,781.260 30,71,794 35009,818
Railway tax accruals. ,195 2 NJ 3 3,926,609 4,06 7 2,51 ,780 3 1M ? 828 3,56189 40 7 1,477,1146 1,27717 7:561 8 8,4 848
Uncollectible railway revenues .. 86 13,7 10,192 15335 ,181 ,955 1 72 17.7 8,489 21,75 29, 56,39
Railway operating income 3.652,470 5.338,951 9,140,883 13.086,501 9,291,129 10,732,370 10,536,723 11,293,164 3,295,547 4,482,038 23.123,399 26,507,572
Equipment rents-Dr. balance 42,585 287,63 204,202 1 1,222732 870,161 4 1,397,155 1108,3 1.0 98 4,010,363 3,306,25r
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance 198,122 141,573 334,716 285,838 301,767 295,097 625.5104 20,9z1 296,671 286,541 1.025,952 1,002,552
Net railway operating income 3,025,763 4,909,740 8,601,965 12,902.113 7,766,630 9,567,132 0.429,969 9,475,068 1,890,485 3,156,566 18,087,084 22,198,766
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ..... 81.51 76.90 73.03 66.68 69.27 63.93 72.28 68.37 79.07 74.12 72.63 67.98
#Includes: I
Depreciation.......................................... 1,865,090 1,93,112 2,897.989 2,965,315 1,801,638 2,075,614 2,,7,226 2,77,0 1.1, 1,200,662 ,5,.692,669 6,050,716
Retirements .. ........ .... ......... ... .....55.75 55.643 207,530 166,813 20,925 163.427 65,794 108573 1 4.626 18,575 111,348 290,575


300





S z00 .n FREIGHT R VENUE
0
0
L

z
J
100





0
J FMAMJJASONDJFMAMJJA5ONDJ FMAMJJA50ND
1932 1933 1934


OPERATING EXPENSES

0
0

In
z

" NET RAILWAY OPERATING IN OME





JFMAMJJ ASONDJ F MAMJJ ASO NDJ FMAMJJ ASOND
1932 19551934


a Does not include Boston & Albany. the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
/ Does not include Big Four Lines, the revenues and expenses of which are Included with Now York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
c Inoludese 709,688 elespin stand parlor car eurchare
d Deficit or other reverse items.
/ Includes $1,655304 sleeping and parlor car euroharge.
I Includes aooruaie on account of pensions, as follow:t Under Federal Retirenent Aot, $3,463,400; under previously existing plan,
$3,130,406, but excludes pension accruals held in suspense end not oharged to operating expenses.
i/ Includes aooruals on account of pensions, under previously *lieting plan, $2,820,753.


67101.0 U S


r PRINTIG OFFICE 41.







Subject to revision


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 147 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 149 Class I steam railways

FOR NINE MONTHS ENDED WITH SEPTEMBER 1934 AND 1933


SEPTEMBER, 1934


Im United States New England Region V/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region b_/ Eastern District Pocahontas Region

1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933
Average number of miles operated-..--.---... 239,252 241,065 7,153 7,245 26,984 27,116 25,055 25,198 59,192 59,559 6,056 6,107
Revenues:
ail 66, &T2129239 3,0 5 5 90,369,3 11 0,015 3 11 6,56 2, 67 263 1,917, 20 1 3
All other transportation ....... ...... 56,;65;087 4,0O80,24 3, ,6 3;86';?90 16,052,992 16,925,160 9,691,197 03 29,28,009 1176,72 169
Incidental 8 3 129, 3 lo0 ,023 9 476 12 ,9-2 9, 112 2, 2, 1
Joint facility- Cr- 6,681,8 6,096,45 725,267 703,979 492,0o3 463,315 929,451 609,269 8,146,748 1,976,563 125, 7,4 1923,7
Joint facility- Dr-- --------- 81;697 1 3 357 6,63 ;,i7 375 4 3799112 62,059 62,363 24,117 1 170 7
Railway operating revenues. 2,464,070,761 2,298,236,307 107,701,586 104,543,701 487,302,914 457.522,083 511,728,210 474,462,385 1,106,732,710 1,036,528,169 152,222,631 145,5,o203
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures .... 279,658,834 242,310,047 14,767,435 13,175,947 50,590,812 44,793,312 46,97,883 38,636,1107 111,856,130 96,605,666 15,689,50 15,229,5
Maintenance of equipment*.... ...... 465,822,162 40,202,736 18,191,121 16,754,56 98,162960 93,291,501 102,220,965 87,716,576 218,575,046 197,762,623 30,228,219 26,202, R
Traffic ---- ..... 66,980,357 64,101,130 1,683,480 1,62,80 12, 253,953 11,704, 418 11,90,702 10,95,919 25,428,155 23,825,017 2,724,709 2,672,598
Transportation........... ------- 86,769,760 796,1,761 41,0,7 ,76 671 18,92,064 164,07,117 t07,562,046 370,510,957-3 5,245661 32,073,020
Miscellaneous operations 20 5 17 2 3 1 1 91 374 3,939,162 977801 8 50 4278 325003
General.. ----------.........-- / 117,154,116 / 107,591,2 4,8,29 4,5,1 2,1,96 20,13,906 24,77,966 2 ,126 50,76 51 3511 4,990,302 4,959,09
Transportation for investment-Cr 2,210,830 2,041,31.4 006 3,009 245,486 207,475 390,779 518,772 6110,271 729,256 54,507 67,251
Railway operating expenses............... 1,836,277,14 1,665,882,165 82,560,876 75.889,649 368,671,523 341,103,854 372,094,139 326,026,535 823,326.538 743,o020o,038 88,172,202 81,394,555
Net revenue from railway operations...-- 627,793,317- 632,354,144 25,190,710 1 41 28,6 11,6, 116,1,29 19,6,1, 1 ,, ,6,172 29,58,131,7 6,5,429 64,060,648
Railway tax accrual-s ------------6------.------- 1198,11. 3 ,, .37 7,04, 2 2 '3,9 69 1;6, 377,8 569,;01 7,, 8 15,5.96 14,954,1
Unoollectible railway revenues-. ------ 685,266 7 ,21 16,, 5,722 2,096 128,51 5 2,09 154,35 1 ,016 318,672 19,11 4 13,032
Railway operating income ..... 438,198,705 431,938,326 18,394,862 21,564,278 83,978,701 77,601,678 101,679,784 111,298,114 204,053,3147 210,664,070 48,437,452 119,093,123
EquiPment arents-Dr. bo alan ce s------- 68,509,-.9 6,215,918 3,5.157 ,1501 1,928,576 16,36 14,88,109 1 72,:693,732 a .167 a 1.t1..3
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance .-............ 27,;79,44 ;7,26,,613 3;,3,1463 162 119 6;253;_64 6; 4 981 6 5112,9 77 5087,453 14,796,220 1,297,393 1,214;0
Net railway operating income 3112,609,842 341,157,795 10,705,242 14,536,141 59,796,291 55,375,119 84,07,539 95,262,558 155,309,072 163,174,118 49,056,731 49.569,857
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent). 714.52 72.49 76.66 72.59 75.66 74.55 72.71 68.71 74.39 71.68 57.92 55.96
*Includes:
Depreciatin ...... .. ............ 139 99,652 15,621,376 5,157,5112 5,211,118 26,967,9 2 29,2,898 27,795,:21 61,144,038 53,766,356 9,059,966 9,350,28

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
1934 933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1931 1933

Average number of miles operated 39,396 39,682 45,452 45,769 48,528 48,777 53.356 53,6o 32,724 33,060 134,608 135.717
Revenues:
Freight ..... .250,56,701 t24l,81,-27 5391,7?0,1479 .377,6058,97 *239,048,827 224,169,90 .73 .512 297.98,8601 170391,256 :58.,1.096 *743,813.5995 679,79.800
Passenger .......................... 28,72471 24,620,977 33,1,980 28,790,26 20,26,018 19,937,768 7, ?,719,225 11,051,281 10,529 70,980,681 70,002,2
Mail.......................-.... 9,776,633 9,65.4129 11 693,953 11,537,56 8,923,7o 970-, o055 ,98-,8 2596 6;,1,9996 6; :o068 295 884 :7329,2823
Express ....................... ---------. ...------ 017,26::7,O6,65 26 7,9 570 6;59i,335 8, 27 I65 3N51,6;91 9 6;Z22.87 3, 0
All other transportation u ..-' 7- -------- -162;9 3. 7 6 9' 6,7100 96; 5 2 2,937 i 21
Incidenta ... -------4,91,61 4,19 6,976,099 6,1130,82 6 505109 7. 5 79 2,281 7,725 1,973, 1 6,66.2 12,939,673
Joint facility-3Cr. 1,420,975 1,245,772 1,596 8 1;369,743 792,4.79 605,995 ? 892:2 1,7144,649 'I2;911 59955 3,138,216 2;750.171
Joint facilwty-Dr a g pe.. 1,8 741..... .. 11o, 1, 31,5606 152,026 7 169,782 190,915 166,551 895 3 ,947 32,997 7.790 14,429 1,09,652 1,033,977



7:ner1l,:g221411ll196 116,41 18 9.1 14 to2 91, 021,
Transportation for investment--Cr ...5,765 ,4 095O 1 ,793
Railway operating expenses.. 2306,328,624 291690, 79 263, 45,56,055 4296,41,8691 226.99708,091 206,719,10 2 09,411,6,670 2771,917,2 15 5 200.821,00285 184,978O,22 9,7,9s6o 62,517,89
Expenses:
Maiwayntenance of e-uias n st ctur-...- ......... r7,9.65,097 335,119,627 5,,67 4,119,1 32,173,032 16,9-,026 0,207,288 27,962,99 24,974,916 114,14,067 9





Railway tax accruals--.- 21,703,9110 23 101,24 N 37.297,865 36 055 738 245657;613 26,949,936 3; 6 064514 132110,0 1,796,084 72,5141,73 79,052,476
Uncollectible railway revenues.--....--.- 11924 4, 1 9 97,494 2 ,79 96,9 90,40 123,776 104,621 145,339 263,85 366,049
Railway operating income ......-------- 411,-57 50,627,502 96,8119,030 99,920,625 3,563,679 38,337,329 67,828,664 511,09,926 30,903,785 28,206,376 137,296,326 121,093.5 3
Equipment rents-Dr. balance---------................. 6,8 ,9,66 ,751,7 6,9, 6,7, 11,819, 0,027,550 10,91,120 ,001,695 9,75,009 6,,
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance ..-.....--- .. 2,019, i2 3261 6,1 2,561 5 2663597 3670,36 35501 266466 21 3 9,72 59 9
Net railway operating income ------ 39,514,079 43,595.060 88,604,710 93.164,917 29,014,7968 8,732,238 52,339,217 10,926,975 17,361 2,005 15,,15,17 98,695,960 85,n1,760
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) .... 77.07 7-4.56 70.72 68.36 77.95 75.70 75.09 74.88 77.6 77.21 76.62 75.T7
# Includes:
Depreciation -.16..0------ -----------. 16,998,29 17,62,75 26,058,27 87,040,660 16, ,3 1,6 ,523 24,474,67 25,131,161 10,827,4937 11,034,676 51,59.5.367 51.,7O3,B
Retirements-.. ----- ---------- 601,935 54,701 1,438,72- 796,382 537,820 6,325 921,2666 620,46 165;95 34;,754 ,5;625,906 1,,


a/ Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
b/ Does not include Big Four Lines, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
/ Includes $7,159,432 sloopI and parlor oar emu barge.
SDeficit or other reverse items.
SIncludes $11,8,780 sloping and parlor car esurobar*.
y Includes aoorual on count of pensions, as follows! Under Federal Retirement Act, S7,150,449; under prvio Mly existing plan,
$26,449,116, but excludes pension ooruals held in suspense and not hard to operating expenses.
J/ Inludes aooruals on account of pensions, under previously exciting plan, P5,017,275.








Subject to revision


' UNIV. OF FL LII.
S.. 4 ,ENTA .
I I I

i :(:^l

s :.'J.L _


3 1262 08730 3300

INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS



OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 147 monthly report of revenue and expenaes repreentin 149 Clam I stlam ruail v


Sbtement No. M-100
OCTOBER, 1934


FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER. 1954 AND I193


IteUnited States New En.glatd Region a/ ;Gnat Lal.-t Rtgii C(rntml ItrnI Reatin b/ E-rnti I)mtnet Imu-ahonla l-Rpo,
Item

1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933

Average number of miles operated ... 238.938 240,425 7,141 7.181 26.955 27.083 25.096 25,169 59,192 59.433 6,064 6.053
Revenues:
Freight t23a.792.26 4 239,613,221 98,345.861 $8.486,03 (43,15,8 4. 3782.o76 ,QS12 102 S6.n7.782 '
Passenger 28: 19 29:83297 2,:8;2 2,261,498 6 3 248.,13,8l1 8.:71.278 3.8 13.815.395 16 9,92
Mailenger..... 6371, 374506 1,248,01 1,265 985 134..434 1,.1901 2.970.240 2.990.392 225.769 217.166
Express 4,777748 2761 278, 902736 ,8 0, 2 202 2,2668 1 083 100,
All other transportation 65076396 6, 39.171 408,59 1,76 202 1884 706 6 1 ,977 3,02, 129.
Incidental 595198 58687 31933 366 4 12 862 128628 153 25 1.3 3.17 263 9
Joint facility-.Cr. 808 ,2 80850 1,8 77:81 61223 64 031295 227. 21, 12,.5
Joint facility-Dr ....199 3 227471 815 1.27 40,567 4 7880 34 49,262 80 924 1,035
Railway operating revenues 292,902,773 294,351,519 12,228,930 12,253.307 54,624,815 55.715,140 56,756,949 59,667,963 123,610,694 127,636,410 17,922,085 18,205,216

Maintenance of way and structures ........... 32,627,049 30,966,629 1,495,389 1.57,662 5,989,844 5.79.505 4.,.861 5.27,776 12,230094 12, 1,827, 1,37,731
Maintenance of equipment'- ...... 53,105,847 5-,342,4 1,878,32- 2,123,486 1,168,64 363 9,.619729 11,610,13 22,666.707 2 ,69.004 3 821 3384,790
Traffic -.. 74,63 -7 232 1 1-5 53: 165, 284 1362 ,5 1 360,9 12,381 1,285376 209 81129 301,3
Transportation 101398,07 97 7.9 4, 5 56 20,3777 20 19,9 20, 6 44, 44,637.760 4. .51 3 90


Railway operating expenses .... ... 212,571,742 204,713,069 8,990,800 8,961,476 41,803,402 I 41,803117 39,511,681 41,307,873 90o305,883 92,O072,466 o10,313,427 9,447,900
Net revenue from railway operations. 80,331031 89,638,450 3,238,130 3,291,831 12,821,413 13,912,023 17,245,268 18,360,090 33304, 811 556,3944 7,608,658 8,757,316
Railway tax accruals... 20,66,435 21,260,570 814,386 769,720 3.756,595 3.663.574 4.889,766 4,927.531 940,747 9,360,825 1.578. 1
Uncollectible railway revenues..... 85,349 112,103 5 1,052 99 36,626 16,093 13359 902 51037 ,8
Railway operating income ......... 59,599,247 68.265,777 2,422.929 2.521,059 9,046,824 10,211,823 12.339,409 13,419,200 23,809,162 26,152,082 6,029,669 6,950,660
Equipment enr nts-Dr, balance .. -.... -..- 7,861,970 7.711.692 48,09 37376 1,773.347 2,225,322 1.283.446 .263.599 3,464,87 .62:657 a
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance .. 3,12,293 3,18,039 433.0 7,179 712,145 701.104 59'.844 .5 76 1,739,170 61,7140 3
Net railway operating income 48,624,984 57,366,046 1,581.654 1,7to0,44 6,561,332 7.285,397 10,462,119 11.549,125 18.605,105 20,574,666 6,186,196 7,217.649
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) 72.57 69.55 73.52 73.14 76.53 75.03 69.62 69.23 73.06 72.14 57.55 51.90

Depreciation m r operations.--....... 15,364,308 1:.37.6:1 575,383 580385 2.900,66 2,284,966 3,76.969 3.4608 6,853,017 6,26,20' ,040,026
IIncludes2:
Rletireaents--....... .... .... 159,764 1,145.118 18,003 23151 8,517 767,247 5 46,336 6 836,74 291,647 ,


Southern Region Southern Dsct Northwestern Resoun t'ntrnl W-stern Reton S.outhmtern Reg..a \Vpeern Denet r
Ihem
1934 1933 1934 1 933 193 1933 1934 193) 1934 2193 1934 1933

Average number of miles operated ......... 39,302 39,546 45,366 45,599 48,519 48,701 53256 53,742 32,605 32,950 134.380 135,393

^reit_ 28,309,0 g4 0 44,926.l 4,438. t33,026,309 831,9,042 *44.935,,262 4, 388 o20,611,706 t20,356,953 98.327 t96
Passenger............................................. 3,040.,34 2:861,014 3,580,27O 3.329.O77 2,362.278 2 ,7 4,529,307 4,2.182 1.296.906 1.235,87 8,188,491 8,0825
MailExpress ... ..... ...... 1 ,118,255 1,112.707 1,342,019 1,329,8 1,009298 1 1,619.985 1.590,870 691,230 6. 3.320.513 00,83
Express t i 731,612 573,240 837,695 673,7 518,233 399,1 1,012,280 784.47 398,338 .890 1,928,8 1,9,
All other transportation 507,275 473,661 642,174 602,701 916,193 862,062 902,062 817,686 901,602 ,912 2, 9.8 2,9
Incidental- 576,291 511451 85,723 77490 735,11 830,83 948,060 86,189 285,243 1,968,4 1,91381
Joint facility-Cr ......821 127,25 170, 140,310 95,910 85,50 235406 23,037 56,028 55320 387, 44 393.861
Joint facility-Dr ...............--8,94 19,878 19 20,91 1569 20,553 109483 289 1405 016 130457 25858
Railway operating revenues.... .......... 34,413,674 34,062,839 52,335,759 52,268,055 38,643793 37,334,720 54,072.879 53,499.538 24,239,648 23,612,796 116,956,320 14,447,054
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures 4,473,399 4,117,489 6,01,286 5, ,220 5,082,713 4,333,02 5639,267 5,200, 3,373689 3 363 1,09669 12,681,466
Traffic..... ..... ....... 1,117,40 1,007,986 1,438,953 9,35 8,706 902,95) 1 ,081 1,316 66 4 892, 3,17 21 111599
Transportation.. 12,725,305 11,92,33 16,748,819 1576 3 13,2 1 12,360,494 18260,046 1669 1 8 790 39 041 36 644,
e 62......6..... ...... ............ ...2 4 2,01. 20 o 1,447, 3 2,1618 22,6 7 .0,9: 96 O 4,8 6
Transportation for invest.ent-Cr .. .... 2 2, ,16 33,910 47,629 35, 6 56727 91. 2 6 4 9
Railway operating expenses................ 27,390,144 25943,669 37,703.571 35.391,569 27,40,489 25158,042 38,425,992 34802,855 18735,807 17288,137 84562,288 77,249,034
Net revenue from railway operations ......... 7,023, 530 8,119,170 14,632,188 16,876 6 11,43.304 12,176678 15 ,646,88 18,696,8 841 6, 24,6 32.34,3 37.198,020
Railway tax accruals. .. ............................ 2,167,37 2.14,059 3.7.564 3.966 2.62 98 2 2517 499.93 3.719. 688 1 .7 719 7 .9 881
Uncollectible railway revenues .......................... 10,7 10,028 1.,596 14,879 11,130 9,0 13,725 25,92 13,996 16,87 38,851 46,187
Railway operating income................. 4,845,359 5,964,083 10,875,028 12,914,743 8,769,676 9,341,413 12,133,224 14,951,286 4,012,157 4,906,253 24.915,057 29,198,952
Equipment rents-Or. balance- ....... 498,036 406,387 1.8509 9,207 1,159,018 1,027,737 1.872,853 1,2731,41- 1,179,703 1.080.630 4,211,'574 3,839.98281: :7
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance............... 238,461 221,617 394,1 351808 280,045 354731 49241 455751 269376 10990 978662 1121472
Net railway operating income......... 4,108,862 5,336,079 10,295,058 12,553728 7330,613 7.958,945 9,831,130 12,764,074 2,563,078 3514633 19,724,821 24,237,652
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ....... 79.59 76.16 72.04 67.71 70.91 6739 71.06 65.05 77.29 73.22 72.30 67.50
16ncludes1: ----- 6- -
Depreciation ........ .............................. 1,936,540 2,015,935 2,976,566 3.046,320 1,639,274 2,070.261 2,752,522 2,764,309 1,14,929 1,190,520 5.53,725 6.025.090
Retirement. ...52,(01- .9,0- 3*--4,-2,48 138,667 3 200.4156 22,780 101,637 113,206 10,000 33,731 88: 19 169,717


300





So00 FREIGHT R VENUE

0
L
0O
z







JFMAMJJASONDJFMAMJJASONDJFMAMJJASOND
1932 1933 1934

40


S30
0
00
z













3 700 s
0







0
0 J -- _'1- 7 1 ,1 1 .1











J FMAM JJASONDJM AM JJ ASONDJ FMAMJJ ASOND
193Z 1933 1934
7101-U. OVRNMNT PRINTING OFFICE XPEN E
5-


8/ Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Contral returns in Great Lakes Roegion.
Does not include Big Four Lines, the revenues and expenses of which are included with Now York Contral returns in Groat Lakes Region.
, Includes $691 929 sleeping and parlor oar surcharge.
Deficit or other reverse items.
/ Includes $1,483 838 sleeping and parlor oar surcharge.
Included acorumle on aooount of pensions, ame follows Under Federal Retirement Act, $3,516,714; under previously existing plan,
$2,936,257, but excludes pension aooruale held In suapense and not charged to operating expenses.
5/ Includes aooruals on account of pension, under previously existing plan, $2,851,345.








Subject to revision


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 147 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 149 Class I steam railways

FOR TEN MONTHS ENDED WITH OCTOBER, 1934 AND 1933


OCTOBER, 1934


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

1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933

Average number of miles operated .... .. 239,209 241,002 7,152 7,239 26,981 27,113 25,049 25,195 59,182 59,547 6,057 6,101
Revenues:
Freight *---2,225,483,890 -2,091,303,068 *79,774,40-4 -78,123,7588 47,707,628 -$401,O17,973 *438,898,382 $412,864,o41 $946,380,41,4 891,989,802 93$157 ,890 $152,74 607
Pa-senger -/v 29358556 275,057,998 25656378 24173296 ,000068 62,459,91 83,510588 77,612,294 173,167,134 164,24,5631 5,239,1432 36
Exp a6,17,651, 17 7,501,695 6,'03,52 15,516,597 164,254575314 1 ,1 9,022,1
TMail ------.... ------------------------- .a 7,8 359- 3,698,5- 3,752,308 12,118250 12,393,99 12,954,137 1,222,757 28,770,927 29,369,06 2,191,O82 2,10,94
Express. ",762,600 37, 28,9 2 396 758 2 205 395 8, 618 1 7,681,17 7,801,698 6,583,2 18816,897 6,70,214 1,039,028 87,915
All other transportation.....................-- 63,032,037 60,476,654 07 4273588 1782195 18 ,09,867 10,737,01 0 l, 12,g5 3 4 33 560 ,16 9,11
Incidental.. .. 5323, 44 4616,10 3,72,533 3,6,127 ,52588 10,771,20 13,61,917 12,607,257 ,5, 75
Joint facility-Cr... ---- --- 7,90,091 6905,02 06,5 781,870 553,254 527,9 1,037,475 941,262 2,397, 2,50,941
Joint facility-Dr---- 1,898,378 ,l llO 9,364 15,991 ,987 69,939 96,770 497,379 531,121 11,9 48 ,602
Railway operating revenues 2,756,973,534 2,592,587,825 119,930,516 116,797,008 541,927,729 513,237,223 56,145,159 534,130,34 8 1,230,343,404 1,164,164,579 170,144,716 163,660,418
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures...... 312,285,884 273,276,675 16,262,824 14,7,609 56,580,657 50,5588,817 51,242,744 44,064,183 124,06,225 109,402,609 17,517,427 16,600,245
Maintenance of equipment*.... 58 928009 495-5 280 20,069,5 1 8 1,9, 09,331,614 105,007,58853 1 840,694 99,326,710 241,241,753 223,21,626 33,652,040 29,573
raffic ......... o ...................................... 03970 713328 1879073 179,96 13 ,16,818 13,065,00 12,742,083 11,781,295 2 ,237,97* 26,66 ,266 3,015,822 ,97:96
Transportation.... 9701683 89379359 46461732 43186,279 203,187,937 187,64,7 22,71,5 184,097,653 452,521,260 41514,716 3,269,175 5,91,510
Misellaneos operations........................... 22 813 19 23 1 ,18776 436 9 4,160,793 5,99,9 4,436,53 10,61,676 9,75,094 39,797 37
laneous operations- .......... / 1 0 1980 1 5,0381 23 676,901 22,447,989 28,247,145 24,195,048 57,409,080 51,686,851 5,64: 5,3,5
Transportation for investment-Cr .. ..... 2,90,166 2,217,310 ,271 3,337 282,891 228,301 438,385 567,019 725,54 7 798,657 76,594
Railway operating expenses......-... 2,0146,89,186 1,870,595,232 91,551,676 9 4,851,125 410,474,925 382,906,972 411,605,820 367,334,408 913,632,421 835,092,505 98,485,629 90,542,454
Net revenue from railway operations...-... 706,124,3148 721,992,593 28,378,40 31,945,883 131,452,804 130,330,251 156,879,339 166,795,940 316,710,983 329,072,074 71,659,087 72,817,964
Railway tax accruals ...------------...... .--- 209,389,781 220,894173 7543723 7.23,772 38,196,189 42,11,610 42,624644 41,910,832 ,364,556 91,886,214 17,171,990 16,756,298
Uncollectible railway revenues.... .... 936615 59431 17,326 36,774 231,090 165,140 235,502 167,794 483,91 369,708 19,976 17,5583
Railway operating income .1---- --- 497,797,952 500,204,103 20,817,791 24,085,337 -93,025,525 88,013,501 114,019,193 124,717,314 227,862,509 236,816,152 54,467,121 56,043,783
Equipment rents-Dr. balance .... 76,171,490 70,927,609 4,253,252 3,779,754 19,701,922 18,590,857 13,166,555 14,186,778 37,121,729 36,556,389 l 2.229.199 -. .2
Joint facility rent-Or, balance ................. 30,391,637 30,452,653 4:,277:644 4,030,298 6,965,980 6,761,828 5,582,980 5,718,853 16,826,604 16,510,979 1,453,393 1,34,796
Net railway operating income ..--. 391,234,825 398,823,941 12,286,895 16,276,285 66,357,623 62,660,816 95,269,658 104,811,693 173,914,176 183,748,784 55,242,927 56,787,506
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) 7432. 72.15 76.34 72.65 75.74 74.61 72.40 68.77 74.26 71.73 57.88 55.51
Includes:
Depreciation ....... .. 154,464,957 151,018,413 5,733,925 5,828,853 29,868,261 23,007,573 32,699,867 31,256,107 68,302,053 60,092,563 10,100,014 10,380,670
...Retirements 4.,0 1o94,591 11,773,56 113,263 208,647 119,127 7.444,674 543,210 1,367,275 775,600 9,020,596 1,128,433 297,279

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region (Central Western Region Southwestern Region Wesl ern District
Item
1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 19341 1933 1934 1933

Average number of miles operated..................... 39,386 39,669 45,443 45,770 48,527 48,770 53,345 53,866 32,712 33,049 134,584 135,685
RFreight *--------- -278.825,714 $270,304,446 $436,716,60 4 423,047,053 $272,075,136 ,255,7185,945 379,308,774 *341,999,189 $191,002,962 175,54 ,79 *842,386,872 $776,266,213
Passenger-- -- 31,782, 818 27,681991 37,022250 32,119,360 22,624,296 22,571,541 44,172,689 44,540, 1407 12,348,187 11,581,159 79,16,172 785693,107
Mail 1....... 894, 888 10,766836 13,035,972 12 867,381 9,933, 06 10,035,974 15,607,103 15,806,830 6,874,226 6,741,110 32,414,397 2,553,914
Express 7,748 ,237 6 ,185901 8,787,265 7,064,816 4,735,596 3,781,431 8,951,532 7,225,363 3,471,310 2,747,122 17,158,438 3,75,916
All other transportation 4,_ -619,665 4 181 325 5,931,306 5,379,636 8,663,004 7984501 8,0,20 7,303,396 7,5744,46 6,313,561 27467695 21,155
Incidental ..5,494,922 4,703915 7,832,22 6,5,532 6,908,879 5,881,9A' 8,143,439 6,751,16 2,572,96 2,220,550 17,625,256 14,853,690
Joint facility-Cr 1,570,796 1,373 39 1,767,15 1,510,053 88 3a 691, 49 2,128,234 1,997,686 508,939 141455 3,525,562 3,1,038
Joint facility-Dr ....... 159,92 171A 171,890 190,086 210A, 207,10 1,005,430 937,286 13,15Q95 1,229.16 1,159,535
Railway operating revenues .....--.- 340,777,098 325,026,327 510,921,814 488,686,745 325,641,884 306,458,729 465,756,549 424,656,753 224,309,683 208,591,019 1,015,708,316 939,736,501
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ..... 42,438,496 37,237,116 59,955,923 53,837,364 44,317,855 36,506,084 52,589,293 5'407,339 31,336,588 2,123,279 128,243,736 110,036,702
Maintenance of equipment... 65,180,716 63,375,270 101,862,756 93,962,658 61,011,852 57,555,467 90,747,326 80,666,427 44,064,322 40,129,102 195.823,500 178,350,996
Traffic .093,9-40 10-,546,145 14,139,762 13520,110 9,132, 9 8 ,962,694 14,057,815 13,532,921 8,836,010 8,681,337 32,026,234 31,176,952
Transportation .... -123,286364 114,127,942 161,555,539 150,042452 118,915 734 110,341,906 160,730,017 147,344,372 76,445,284 70,601,913 356,091,035 325,25,191
Miscellaneous operations- ... ..... 2,219,455 1,852,291 2,609,252 2,212,010 2,58,365 1,950,839 5,259,766 4,390,898 1,334,754 1,O7,162 5,962,555 7,4J,'919
General 16,1491,021 14,947,250 22,138,114 20 430,771 15,790,686 13,876,594 24,65,609 21,831,168 13,136,373 11,976,7 53,552,668 47 ,64
Transportation for investment-Cr..... 191,226 192,069 256,951 2,96 1,11 295,732 493,561 3,213 595,716 ,749 ,552,68 219,694
Railway operating expenses .......... 263,518,766 242,893,948 362,004,395 333.736,402 251,108,490 228,897,852 347,5146,265 312,749,912 174,557,615 160,118,561 773,212,370 701,766,325
Net revenue from railway operations ........... 77,258,332 82,132,379 145,917,419 154,950,343 74,533,394 77,560,877 118,210,284 111,936,841 149,752,26 ,472,5 22, 495,916 237,970,176
Railway tax accruals ..... ..... 23,871,377 25,246,304 41,043,367 42,002,602 27,120,111 29,775,655 38,144,038 42,025,899 14,717,709 15,203,803 79,981,858 87,005,357
Uncollectible railway revenues ..... ... 130,018 94,90 149,994 112,373 79,928 106,450 104,158 149,730 118,617 156,026 302,703 412,236
Railway operating income--._- --------- 53,256,937 56,791,585 107,724,058 112,835,368 47,333,355 47,678,742 79,962,055 69,761,212 34,915,942 33,1i2,629 162,211,385 150,552,583
Equipment rents-Dr. balance.. ......... 7,342,376 5,849,172 5,113,177 3,760,653 8,146,625 7,769,231 13,692,136 11,759,011 12,097,823 11,082,325 33,936,584 30,610,567
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance .. 2,257,620 2,011,274 3,711,013 3,356,070 2,841,379 3,218,328 4,099,605 4,311,152 2,913,036 3,056,124 9,854,020 10,585:,604
Net railway operating income-- ----.- 43,656,941 45,931,139 98,899,868 105,718,645 36,345,351 36,691,183 62,170,347 53,691,049 19,905,083 18,974,180 118,420,781 109,356,412
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) 77.33 74.73 70.85 68.29 77.11 74.69 74.62 73.64 77.82 76.76 76.13 74.66
#Includes:
Depreciation... ......... 18,934,799 19,705,730 29,034,813 30,0o86,400 17,930,737 20,718,784 27,226,989 27,895,470 11,970,365 12,225,196 57,128,091 60,39,450
Retirements ..-... ..... 654,635 637 ,749 1,783,:068 '935,028 337,364 846,105 1,022,903 733,652 175,956 238,45 1,536:223 1,818,212


a/ Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
b/ Does not include Big Four Lines, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
c/ Includes $7,851,361 sleeping and parlor oar surcharge.
d/ Deficit or other reverse items.
e/ Includes $13,317,348 sleeping and parlor oar surcharge.
I/ Includes accruals on account of pension, as follows: Under Federal Retirement Act, $10,344,126; under previously existing plan,
$29,376,290, but excludes pension accruals held In suspense and not charged to operating expenses.
B/ Includes accruals on account of pensions, under previously existing plan, $27,855,459.





Statement No. W-100
NOVEMBER, 1934


Subject to revision


Ite United States New England Region a/ Great Lakes Region Central Fatrn Region b_/ Fastern lhstnct I'ocaho t Rtion

1934 1933 193 1933 193 1933 1934 1933 19319 1933 1934 1933

Average number of miles operated................... 238,827 20,237 7,1i1 7,181 26,94) 27,058 25,107 25,156 59,191 59.395 6,064 6,053
Revenues
Freight ..... ...... 208 6651 2 ,922,141 $7,819,704 $7,838,212 $38,819,77 $39.306150 $40,291,058 $41,1,450 86,930,536 esg9s.812 $15.569,708 $14,.7 1
Passenger ./ 24,845,540 e 24,972,238 2,380,538 17 5.85,172 25 6.96,177 9, l.B1 ai 1500,:, 4 8 418,057
l.970 49 1 ,36 757 1 J7 .1 l lWl 58 o,:1, 2:975'962 :1 214,1
Express 097 ,128,0 192821 79480 755 1729 1 1 1,?1, 1.81,3912 1 1 6
All other transportation-_ 6,129,011 51.0,164 ;60. 2 1,662 1.677.171 l 12 1 38'4
Incidental 2b 5O39 F 5 5 1 7_6 -78 48 1 l.Z7 l 25:.98 241,185
Joint facility-Cr 976,651 10 7776 6733
Joint facility-GDr 114l895 19,405 1;315 72 19,702 5;;26l 1.567
Railway operating revenues ... 256,967,181 257,685,947 11,608,069 11,570,116 9,05,042 49,987,623 51,671.29 5) ,691,506 112,32,4041 1,29,25 16,736,86s1 15,912,08s
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures 27, 7,81 8 26,075,6 1, ,9 1, ,108 5,008, 7 714,30 1 916 111 10,7 ,22 10N,6,522 1,61,129 1, 1,91
Maintenance of equipment' 50-,,-0.... 52,78,549 1. o--- 2,0 ,200 1So 750 ,65 11,22587 9. 2119 1 0lo, 680 2,. 9 2 ,91,667 ,106753 3, 115.681
Traffic ... 7,7 7, 1,5 1 1, ,90 1,2,6 1,0.272 2,77~,57 1
Transportation 6 2. ........- 19................... ,87 19.1 7,a 680 4o .. 5,
Miscellaneous operations- 2-,-5,398 1,99.96 1110.6 --266 1, 7 199.76 19 1 5 9 329,1 I 960,071 9
General ...... 1 .....0..---2 g/ 11881 61885 2,0,976 2, 5 ,7 2, 71 61 ,1 5.181,17
Transportation for investment-Cr 302,041 223,123 1,86 9 53,77 3.08 2 1 851 80,12 8,9a 8, 17
Railway operating expenses.----..- 197,871,882 191,841,961 8,499,691 8,528,586 39,535,831 39.239,118 38,312,967 38.329.916 86., 38,89 86,097,720 9,551,2"1 9,0o0,556
Net revenue from railway operations- 59,095,29 65849 3,108,78 3,01,730 9,509,211 10,718,205 13,358,26 1 11, 6,590 25,975,15 28.151, 7,185,617 6,871,5
Railway tax accruals ..--- .............. 17,259,926 17,1:77,7: 8 35 756.327 2907,6 2,6.,912 9 75 7, 1, ,79 1,2976
Uncollectible railway revenues 70,098 158.305 I3 1,51 8,131 78,585 19,999 ,191 29, .2 1,121 959
Railway operating income --.............,765,275 118,207,956 2,295,03111 2,283.889 6,593.432 7,991,710 9.524,245 10,712.905 18,1112,711 20,988,501 5,69.,17 5,572,867
Equipment rents-Dr, balance .......... ....... 7,186,680 7,1,392 '175,279,518 1,812,1150 2.0,5 51,203,897 1,5,375 193 90t,? d 8. i a 1151
Joint facility rent-Dr balance 2,995,891 3.121,1. ; 1104;290 678,790 682:829 572;112 636,065 1,679,226 1,723:18ll 651 1 --W .
Net railway operating income ...... 31,582,704 37,662122 1.391,783 1,o,o051 11,102,192 5,168,510 7,747,916 1 8,751,4165 13,241,891 15,360,05t 5,800o,916 5,760,258
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)...... 77.00 7.5 7.22 73.71 80.61 78.50 74.15 72.71' 76.87 74.36 57.07 56.52
*Includes:
Depreciation ........................ ,92,212 1 7,019 567,262 579,069 2,933,b10 2,293,19 3,111,619 3,2 n,81l i,t12,291 6,107,19 l,1111,741 1,0o0,211
Retirements ........ ........................,00 571,10 76 15,:33 5 725:39 2.00 97,751 d 7.97 53 3 11,15! 127,298

Southern Region Southern Datnct Northwetern RegDon (,-ntral -Wetrrn ItR,,o .j ':. ,ri l, Ielen l stse
Item
193) 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 193% 1933 1934 1933 19311 1933

Average number of miles operated-............... 39,273 39,539 45.337 45,592 18,494 48,659 53,196 53,642 32,609 32,949 134,99 135,250
Revenues:
Freight------------- -7-767,3-9 -26,169,877 $ 7 33,337,057 110,90 ,201 026,885,3:17 223,822,199 35,827,511.11 582,912,992 17,56,140 l7,98,937 78.279,O8 720,128

x oress --7 ... ............................ 75 04 7,52 759 58 28;597 91 8 7 988 6 759 6

Joint facility-Cr -- i- 969 -a-,102 88, 9 77, 206,08 2111-62 210076 2 21, 87 "7l 06 .

Railway operating revenues ............... ,613,897 31,8,586 50,350,758 17,396,671 29,17,889 28,359,725 13,968,116 46,652,570 20,90B,o.01 21,0)7.7)) 9,29?2,O19 96,011b0,028
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures 1,t101 150 ,662, 5,7 ,27 5,006,990 3,578,83 3,080,920 ,728,68 ,91, 567 1,,o078,10 7 2O1,
Maintenance of equipment ....... ........ 978.028 8,0866,07 06 5,561701 08 8,780,6 .2,2.79 lg 5, O896
1,ai --126,665 1,0-1,41 1,4--,108 856,26 8. 1, ,5 15 07 87-0-8I 9, -7 .5 56 A
Transportation 12,361,:64. ,6,267 16.182,40 15,40,90 11,68981 11,174,706 16,416769 15771224 7.72,.938 8 7.,9. 65.1881.906 54086 566
Miscellaneous operations 1 0 17, 21......23...... 7 1,36 ,12 50,885 9 122, 6 7,81 757 1
T transportation for investment-Cr... 9 5 ; 49 2 4
Railway operating expenses 26,576.586 24,777,105 36,127,830 33,817,661 23,837.537 22,641,889 31,176,765 32.843.516 17,41.1,263 16,441,178 75.395,563 71,926,583
Net revenue from railway operations .............. 7,037,311 6,707,4g1 14,222,928 13,479,013 5,480,152 4,707.836 9.8r1.353 13.809.054 5.474.71 4,,96,'45 18.(96 416 211,113,145
Railway tax accruals ....... 1,951,972 1,858,944 5,1.351 3,156,656 248, 57 ,463,809 3,180,9 5 535,255 1.05, 21 13g83 :75 1,28" 90 i 7,252 '59
Uncollectible railway revenues.......... ............ 9,181 12,751 10,302 13,710 7,1 5,539 10,922 19:7110 1.;175 15;02 30,;257 '040:567
Railway operating income ............. 5,076,158 4,855,786 10,771,275 10,428,653 3,524,295 3,238,488 6,649,861 10,554,059 2,407,151 3,298,452 12,581,289 16,790,799
Equipment rents-Dr, balance ... 557,457 529,798 272,9741 218,262 849,155 702,249 1,572,652 1,6?6,4135 1,000,505 969,182 1,422,11E 3,297,866
Joint facility rent-Dr, balance 222,1113 194.,668 360,817 318,813 260,1122 519,2354 '107:.12 449.132 287.98t 311,079 955;848 1;082;445
Net railway operating income ....... 4,296.538 4.131,320 10,137,484 9,891.578 2,114,718 2,217,005 4,669,747 8,178,492 1.118,864 2,01l,991 8.o201,39 12.,10,488
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent).... 79.06 78.70 71.75 71.35 81.03 79.87 77.62 70.40 8).38 78.15 79.96 74.89
#Includes:
Depreciation. 1,866,21 5 1,92,6130 2,910,996 2,953,824 1,6 30,49 2,05 628 2 246.116 2,7 0,685 1,090.159 1,186,613 57,46,9?5 4,989,626
Retreients .... .. .....................____ 2,93 36,061 13,618 163,359 20,924 187,196 28,068 328,51 10:118 513,70 59, -.1069,18 58


300





2z00 :oFREIGHT R VENUE





-O
0











J FMAMJ JASO NDJ FMAM J J ASONDJ FMAMJ'J ASOND
1932 1933 1934


40


< O 30 ^PA55 HGE REVENUE





0



0
J F M AM J J A NDJ F M J J A50NDJ FMAMJ JA OND
193Z 1933 1934


300






j ZOO
04
0
0
i-
0


100
04




0


JFMAMJJASONDJFMAMJJA50NDJFMAMJJA50ND
1932 1933 1934


t7101.-0 U S GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE :193S


g/ Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with Now York Central returns In Groat Laken Region.
b/ Does not include Big Four Lines, the revenues and expenses of which are Included with Now York Central returns in Great Laken Rogion
/Includes 610,709 sleeping and parlor car surcharge.
/ Deficit or other reverse items
2/ Includes $1,1U0,520 sleeping and parlor oar surcharge.
f/ Includes accruals on account of pensions, as follows: Under Federal Retirement Act, 2,706,778; under previously existing plan,
$2,937,084, but excludes pension accruals hold In isupense and not charged to operating expenses.
g/ Includes aooruals on account of pensions, under previously existing plan, $2,872,819.


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


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

Compiled from 11147 monthly report of revenues "ad expenses representing 149 Clu I steam rilwys

FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER, 1M34 AND 1133


OPERATING EXPENSES








NET RAILWAY OPERATING IN OME



----- 7--I I A I IA -


$7101-O U S GOV[R M[ T PRINTING OFFtCE:I




IC Ir5e.19-931"


Subject to revision


IIIIIIIII IIII I II1II11 Il l l Iii li ii l lll11 ll1lGB Il
3 1262 08730 3748 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION NOVEMBER, 1934

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


UNIV. OF FL i.





U.S. DEPosiTOY


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 147 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 149 Class I steam railways

FOR ELEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH NOVEMBER, 1934 AND 1933


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

1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933
Average number of miles operated ..... -----............ 239,172 240,915 7,151 7,233 26,978 27,094 25,064 25,192 59,193 59,519 6,058 6,097
Revenues:
Freight- ------ ...3 ----------- -----..--.------- 2 ,3403051 *2,301,225,209 587,594,108 $85,962,20000 $66,527,412 04O,324,123 1479,189,44O t1454,002,491 01.033.310,950 980,288.6114 173,1460,598 $167,175,931

Apl s .er.transpo-rtati-on::. :16.+6, ::::,875 9,3,:o 8,536,639 8,1:9,8:77 20,50 8oo,226 184,32+,"7 }': ,oo9,
ientraiity-Dr 5,- --1 ----- -2 53275,93 4 893 3,874 589 12,579,713 11,810,365 14, 889,704 13 831,1i 31 584 ,310 291 2,594,638 226,00
Jo 7,69, 889,625 89,597 09 592,136 42892 137,7 2,62 04 2 21 26 196789
Joint facility-Dr.-------- 2,063,273 2,075,9 12,76 O,O8 -455,693 459,018 77,183 103,136 545640 572:262 12,917 19,909
Railway operating revenues. 3,013,940,715 2,850,273,772 131,538,585 128,367,124 590,972,771 563,224,846 620,156,452 586,821,854 1,342,667,808 1,278,413,824 186,881,577 179,572,506
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures... 339,950,812 29,352,317 17,1429,363 16,05 4,717 61,588,964 55,303,118 55,602,2140 48,689,294 134,620,567 120,047,129 19,161,556 17,9144,739
Maintena7o equipment*...... ...... ,, 54,293,629 21,729,746 20,941:833 120,O82"378 116 26, 470 121,281,943 IO9,943,390 263,094,067 247,145,693 36,788,823 32,703,069
Traffic ein..................... 9,22,239 78.538,3.62 2,O54,136 1,970,179 I;98,766 1,2382,915 12 007,704 13,021,567 31,010, 546 29,374,661 3,365,265 3,267,547
Transportation nc.......... -.... 165,76396 O 95,714,247 50,909,27.6 47,566,002 222,851522 20 0252,672 222,290,242 203,07,457 96,051,0O 45783,6,131 42089,931 39,658,152
Miscellaneous operations .'.4,99210 165,993 1,538,024 1,312,029 4;777,676 4:560,170 5,575,413 4,872,967 11,891 113 10,745,166 428,796 389, 613
General ----- -------. 147,80,464 /131,683,08 6,096,919 5,539,067 26,09787 24678 443 31 624451 26 650519 63819247 56,868,029 6 276 427 5 993 07
8:" '34:it-b e1 1 20 226&16,32,61
Transportation for investment--Cr --. .. 2,792,226 2,510,61438 6,097 4,316 336,37 29140 463,206 57,870 805,670 883,586 73 ,925 73,184
Railway operating expenses ...... 2,246,421,068 2,062,437,194 99,751,367 93,379,511 1450,010,756 1422,146,388 1449,918,787 405,664,324 999,680,910 921,190,223 108,036,873 99,883,010
Net revenue from railway operations .7674..... 7 9,7 787,836,578 31,787,218 31,987,613 114,962,O15 141,078,458 170,237,665 181,157,530 342,986,898 357,223,601 78,844,704 79,689,496



Net railway operating income .. 23,117,528 6,85,96 13,978,678 17,716,336 70,459,815 67,829,356 103,017,574 113,563,148 187,456,o67 199,108,80O 61,O83,873 62,547,764

Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent). 714.53 72.36 75.83 72.74 76.15 74.95 72.55 69.13 774.45 72.06 57.81 55.62
*Includes:
Depreciation-...... ............... ..... 169,388,858 165,989,626 6,301,187 6,1408,852 32,801,672 25,301,484 35,811,486 314,.489,788 74,914,345 66,200,124 11,144,765 11,410,882
Retirements enc........ .. 4,158,866 13,343,584 11,587 224,080 114,025 8,170,113 491,010 1i,1465,26 616,622 9,859,219 1,269,557 ,424,576

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
19324 1933 1934 196 3 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933
Average number of miles operated ....... 39,376 39,657 5,434 45,754 48,510 48,756 53,332 53,86 32,703 33,40 134,545 135,642



All other transportation--- .. 5,151,83 14,577,502 6589 5890645 9 8,7 095 33655 82778974 23,752298
Incidental---- ------- 5,977725 5,154,122 8,572,563 7,580,122 7,307,937 6,299, 410 8,893, 586 7 .5,324 2,825,386. 2, 444 950 19,026,909 1 ,179, 684
Joint facility-Cr ------.....--------- -....- 93,366 1,939373 1 690,155 976,746 768, 828 2,334, 272 2,239,358 560,9045 506:42 3,;871,965 3,514,66

Railway operating revenues ---.... 374,390,995 356,510,913 561,272,572 536,083,419 355,o59,773 334,808,454 509,724,665 471,339,323 245,215,897 229,628,752 1,110,000,335 1,035,776,529
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ,9,6146 ,899,515 65,701,202 58,8 7,96,689 39,17,004 5,317,661 49, 88,906 4,414,693 3,975,02 139,69O.3 120,460,934
Traffic .... ... ... 12,2.20,605 11,576,559 15,585,870 10,1 ,1076 ,69,988,35 9,840,7 15,81,4 0 14,871,991 0 0 690 2, 6 19
Transportation............... 135,648,028 125,788,209 177,737,959 165,4146,361 130,613,933 121"516,612 17 5186,786 163, 596 8,17'4, 22 77,801,57 391,974,9141 36213574
Miscellaneous operations-----.... 2,23,9 2,1 852,1 2,4 7 2,579,002 2,135,199 5798,891 4841,783 477 3 1,293 9855366 8 3
General.-- --. ---------- -18,35,189 16,44,19 24,601,66 22,437,223 17,739,387 15,26,977 27,161,908 23:945,620 14,58,306 13,170,5 59,4 ,:601 52,377,832
Transportation for investment-Cr ---- 22,790 218,677 294,715 291,861 ,5,275 327,64: 587,112 668,162 1 59,454 539,187 1,6910,841 1,334,991
Railway operating expenses ...-----... 290,095,352 267,671,053 398,132,225 367,554,063 274,946,027 251,539,741 381,673,028 345,593,428 191,988,878 176,559,739 848,607,933 773,692,908
Net revenue from railway operations------ 84,295,61.3 88,839,860 163,140,347 168,529,356 801,13,7,46 83,268,713 128,051,637 125,745,895 53,227,019 53,069,013 261,392,402 262,083,621
Railway tax accruals- ........-- ----- 25,823,349 27,085,248 4,14,718 145,0139,252 29,169,008 32,23964 41,324, 628 45,561,154 15,773,132 16, 487,078 86 ,266,768 94287 96
Uncollectible railway revenues ......---- 139,199 107,241 160,296 126,083 87,088 112,019 115,080 169,470 130,792 171,054 332,960 452
Railway operating income ......--- 58,333,095 61,647,371 118,495,333 123,264,o21 50,857,650 50,917,230 86,611,929 80,015,271 37,323,095 36,410,881 174,792,674 167,343,382
Equipment rents-Dr. balance ..- -...------.99,833 6,378,970 5,386151 3,978,91 8,995,7180 871,0 15,26,788 13,385 6 13,098,128 12,051,507 37,358,696 33,908,433
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance..------ 2,479,783 2,205,9 4,071,830 3,6714,88 3,101,801 3,537,.562 4,507, 8 4,76024 3,201,020 3,370,203 10,809,869 11,668,09
Net railway operating income ..-......-- 47,953,79 53,062,459 109,037,352 115,610,223 38,760,O69 38,908,188 66,840,093 61,869,541 21,023,947 20,989,171 126,624,109 121,766,900
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ..... 77.48 75.08 70.93 68.56 77.44 75.13 74.88 73.32 78.29 76.89 76.45 74.70
#Includes:
Depreciation ...21,553,55----------1--- ...... ........ 1,-- 31,877,4598 32,964,433 19,561,1141 22,773,112 29,973,350 30,640,148 13,062,524 1,3,6411,809 62,597015 66,825,069
Retirements...............2....----- -- -----------.--....-------.,088 1,947,218 2,09,8o6 358,288 1,033,301 1,050,36 4 1,062,165 186,374 292:235 1,595,026 2,387,701


aDoes not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
,/ Does not include Big Four Lines, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
9/ Includes 8,461,887 sleeping and parlor car surcharge.
d/ Deficit or other reverse items.
e/ Includes $14,450,002 sleeping and parlor oar surcharge.
1/ Includes accruals on account of pensions, as follows: Under Federal Retirement Act, $13,098,115; under previously existing plan,
S 32,300,699, but excludes pension accruals held in suspense and not charged to operating expenses.
A/ Includes accruals on account of pensions, under previously existing plan, *30,717,612.






Subt to revision.+
Subject to revision


UNIV. OF FL L. .
DOCU.,ENTS DEPT




U.S DEPOSITORY


3 1262 08730 3599


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION


Staemt No. M-100
DECEMBER, 1934


BUREAU OF STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 147 monthly reports of ,revets amnd expenses representing 149 Class I steam railways


FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER, 134 AND 1933


United States New England Region a/ CGrat Le. Region Central Etem RF nR be / EV.terun Di-tnet Pocwaont, Region
Item

1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1931 1933 1934 1933

Average number of miles operated 238,538 239.830 7,.137 7.181 26,901 27,026 25.099 25.057 59.137 59,264 6,040 6,043
Revenueailay operating revenues s66857.55.758 245 6958 7027 11742,161 51.818.251 49.376,114 53118,44 49,772911 807 2 110891186 5.887 9 978956
Frei ht 3ay and structures 233450 23,6 29 $777938 1328.626 5.373.1 474,015 3,942.809 3.7:543 1066094,378 944S,184 1711.696 1,91
P as neer393, 1,Yoper37a.123 17 1
PGasen7eral / 13686 12178,12 535 536 1,932 21 883 2,,2 32232 2.7 :622 6.2791 6 666.7
1, Raily operating expenses 195351268 87,98,9,319 8,989.359 39912,218 38919,195 118 5 665,117 87 9582 85573671 9,02,599 863
All other e transportation 6273, 9 58,286,5 3 ,792 1,9,9 1569 1,0199'83 9.10, 29,20 3.30.6 91 1. 22,15
Uncollectible ralay revenues 159,57 155757 35882 1.5 22.3 032,087 1.2.57, 8753 91,726 2 ,0 19136 19959
Joint facility-C-r 7 6. .,4836, 1 6 971,214 .8O,7 77152 7 .1 690 8,8611 86,78 .24 8 222,75 18 55 1 1
Joint facility-DOr blc17e,805 186:155 19 ,11 358 36,30 6075 46, 1.2,0 1.2 9125. 1,21L
Railway operating revenues 257. 538,758 2 ,31 2,13958 1,92587027 1,742,161 51,18.251 95.570.37611 9.97653,118352 72,911 16.27507,512 110,891.16 15,887,15319 15.58569
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures 25.33'.5 0 23382 777,938 13258.126 53.6731 2,437,015 3.91.609 3.170,543 10.09,378 6,91143,1 1,311.696 1.210,615
Meinrentnance of .....equipment*4...6........1 50.......7. 1 619, 2186;9 0:99961,19;42 2;459 21;5221,,1 222,523,, 5 76 92,9,79.5








71972,4 197 .1931 1933 1934 19321 1934 193 1934 19,5 1934 1938

Average nmspber o f rtatiles operated 39,272 39526 45,312 45569 48,450 18.574 53189 53.59 32,450 2884 13,089 134997
Passenger 3,861,134 3,10,927 4,55 3,670,556 2,675,319 2,182,922 385,232 4,205.0, 1,2,2 1290, 9,19,2
Transportil 1ationfornvestent-Cr,359,612 ,3,66 1, ,8 1 ,5 1,290, 1,87,3 2190, 2,1910 210 4260,016 4,210,62
Railway operating expenses ..... 195.351,268 187,09,441 8,089,319 8,969,359 39.912,218 38,919,195 39,118,0415 37.665,.117 87,119.582 85,573,.671 9,.023,599 8.633,523




















Incidental. 604,08 ,022 802,219 09,981 39620 806,122 71.18 277,8 ,198 1,2,,,9 13.
Jointevenue fracility-Cr operations62151,90 58,2324 23,077 17.880 261,209 1,022 92,28719 210,9003 226,2079 40,67,0 62 .31796 ,0 .3
Joint f acility-Dr .. ... 1 ,26997748 13,151 5,490 0,539670 29,244 2231557 8602.563 .5798 6 16 2 30
Rancoectib operation revenues .........159,527 155,7538 35,875 46982,494 27,656390 26,477,788 4 301,624 4 8,7996 4 20,28957 19,99976 9095937153 87,47 91,726278
Railway operating strucome .....8, 49,190 6.0019,37 2.954,8056 2,111,800 9.027.375 .20.8 411,215,957 9.31 1.,058 23.08.88 196,641,7064 5.,28,9 9,372,5.191
Equient rents-Drbalance. ffic 1,19,771 1,09966 1, ,609 1, 00,224 1.810,199 82,265 1 1,110 881 9 292 ,20,
Trfaciity rent-ation Dr ba 12,773,3 11,521 16, 6 15, ,900 11,846,61 11,260 1 16,9 1 .714 7680 7,1 3 91,70
Net llanelwousy operating income 3873865,295 7,3926,37 2,131,92 1,276, 26,16722031 5.570.7611 9.976.352 7. 1635 1 50,275306 1 ,158.639 5.6 753 598755.602
Ratio of expenses to revenues percent)25752,26 76.26 6.195,835 76.56 77.02 1,735,18. 34,118,1 735.67 79996 77.17 740356.851 57.669,32818
Includes:











et revenue fro railway operations 8,679,220 8,440,4 1 5 14,7785,944 5,7716 4,74,2,608 8,895,54 3.17 9,260,66011 2,990,61 4,141,876 106,92,520 18,145095
Reailay tax accruals 867199, 1,9596785 12,6,605 21,5068,23 1390,882 1,074183 237510,2619 100,4 971,209 942,68 4,7252 3692,595


193 0,525 1933 193 1933 13,542 19,263 19 1933 19540 1933 1932,872 71933571

Average number of miles operated 39,272 39,52346 12,868,506 1680,53769 48,63329502 659,162 6,4189 53.59 2.50 32.179,850 131,096 14,455.10997

JoFreight facility rent-Dr. balance 269,59,78 119,555 21 34907,06 23925,5 $217 262,454 21287.292,8 32.92335975811 22122 ,1.311701,074 799576 584,15
PasseNet railger ay operating nco .. 6570302 6,615,030 1,19,55 12,2,67032 2,6726,140 2,182,9229 4,801,918 6,290,520 815,874 1,29077451 8,924932 10,997,070


















Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) 74.36 7).63 68.75 68.53 81.78 82.09 79.32 77.41 85.26 79.29 81.39 79.26
Pse5r36573I 1A9 3: 59 .71'j" 1,791,7
MaiExpress ..... 2,51 110 1., 32789 ,1}7%1905201


Incidentalud:022 802,299,12a 391,621 862 210251981, ,:
Jointfacilit--C ........ 1,864,49 1, ,65 291077 1 7 2,262 1,61 2 1,92,287 210,900 2,692,0 1.0 12 1,182,08 5.447,027 5 646
Joint facility-Dr 11,021 13,151 1275.0 18459 29 2105 2723557 101100,50179196 466. 171.690469
Railway operating revenues 33,851.456 32,003,538 19,738,875 16,982,491 27,656.390 26,177,788 13,013.6241 0.996.114 20.289.357 19,999M376 90.959.371 87,473.270

Maintenance of way and structures .3,1193,107 3,007,163 ,04,,803 11,218,078 ,133,825 21 ,4282303 1179,597 301896 2,6111,1 10.35,359 9,372,567
Maintenance of equipment*._ 6,33,763 6,250,706 9,110,590 9,201,139 ,WO7,619 59:X1 : ,525,811 8,5:35,937 23, .6 17,6057,
Traffic ......... 1,219,771 1,099 ,366 1,561,609 1396,224 810199 8D2,265 1,112 95 1,1115.110 I 6 931.292 7 as 3,230,667
Transportation 1277T3,23 1,55116 1 1 1,31 16190993 15,17,1 7,680,63 36.987
Transportation for investment-Cr ..O1,263.269867Z'90545.283 2 1,,9 1. .., 1,389 .67: 210,9 21

Railway operating expenses 25,172,236 23.563.127 31,195,835 32,196,550 22,618,674 21,735,180 31,118,081 31,735,503 17,299.096 15,857.500 71.035,651 69,328,183
Net revenue from railway operations 8,679,220 8,110,421 15,513,110 14,785,9111 5.037.716 it,752,608 8,895.513 9.260,611 2,990.261 1.1,11876 16,923,520 18,15,05
Railway tax accruals 1,208,651 1,171,678 2.639,605 2,068,233 1.390,882 1,071.183 2,510,261 1600,551: 971,209 912,6 11,872,352 3,617,A2
Uncollectible railway revenues 30,525 33,387 31,929 37,171 13,542 9,263 L 4 13,95 5.540 19. 31 32,872 72.571
Railway operating income 7,.40,044 7,235,316 12,868,506 1?,680,537 3,633,292 3,659,162 6,111,492 7,616.092 1,973.512 3,179,850 12.018,296 11,155,1011
Equipment rents-Dr, balance 609,959 500,795 300,1O5 244,668 74.,696 737,.2 1,273,763 1,2I011,31 956.327 1,032,32 2.9711,7M 2,873,899
Joint facility rent-Dr, balance 259,783 119,521 319,046 25,237 262,11 192,831 335,811 221,227 201,311 170 9 7. 799.576 5811135
Net railway operating income 6.570,302 6,615,030 12,219,055 12,2O0,632 2,626,140 2.729,099 1,801.918 6.290.520 815,871 1.977,1151 8.213,932 10,997,070
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ... 74.36 73.63 68.75 68.53 81,78 82.09 79.32 77.41 85.26 79.29 81.39 79.26
I[Includes:
Depreciation 1.864,1193 1.888.635 2,910,777 2,917,262 1,619,012 1,932,848 2.732,803 2.692,290 1,095,212 1.182,508 5.1447,027 5.807,646
Retirements d 160,0221d 15,7 275.761 '646,8415 360511 272.233 101,170 320,896 336 35,3"1 171,690 628169


< zoo0 FREIGHT R VENUE
I 00
L
0


-J




o I ILI II lLL -I
J F MAMJJASONDJ F MAMJJA5ONDJFMAMJJASOND
193Z 1933 1934

40

SI I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I
A 30 PA EENU
- s









0
0
z
0









3 t O-------------
JFMAMJJA5ONDJFMAMJJASONDJFMAMJJASOND
193Z 1933 1934

3001-0 US oOV- -NET PRITING OFFICo I 3_




OPERATING EXPENSES






100 ----------------------------__
NET RAILWAY OPERATING INCOME




0
JFMAMJJASONDJFMAMJJA50NOJFMAMJJASOND
1932 1933 1934
67141.n0 us GOCV OERKW PIN, o rrict m,3


a/ Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Contrnl returns in Gront Lakes Roelon.
b/ Does not Include Big Four Lines, the revenues and expenses of which are Included with Now York Centrni returns in Groat Lnkes Rogion.
Includes $817,997 sleeping and parlor car surcharge.
d Deficit or other reverse items.
a/ Includes $817,239 sleepingg and parlor oar surcharge.
y Includes accruals on account of pensions, as follows: Under Federal Retirement Act, $1,831,990; under previously existing plan,
$2,841,159, but excludes pension accruals held In suspense and not charged to operating expenses.
,/ Includes aooruals on account of pensions, under previously existing plan, $2,869,001.








Subject to revision


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


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

Compiled from 147 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 149 Class I steam railways

FOR TWELVE MONTHS ENDED WITH DECEMBER, 1934 AND 1933


DECEMBER, 1934


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

1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933

Average number of miles operated..---- --- 239,052 240,837 7,150 7,229 26,935 27,091 25,064 25,190 59,149 59,510 6,037 6,092
Revenues:
Freight ......... ............ ......... 2.63,386,91 *2.492,893,539 $95,111,380 93,151,385 506,050,537 $77,777,190 519,066,820 1491,532,534 1,120,228,737 1,062,461,109 187,989,857 181,248,35
Passenger -------- -------- / 36,220,277 / 329,341,91 30,824,32 2,11,627 76717,55 75277,285 98,794,104 9,72975 06,336,090 197,108,671 6,289,6 5,395
Maill.... 1 --------. -- ------9,-61 91,870,406 14,509,203 ,579,845 14,39, 3 15,176,052 15,808,400 16,173,614 35, 57,086 35,929,516 2,587,660 2,55,48
Express ...4, ,058 45,639,980 2,806,856 2,711,539 10,157,18 9,184,954 9,32978 7,970,75 22,290,018 19,867,247 1,279,799 1,97,86
All other transportation...- ---- 75,43,524 71,803,267 4,657,697 5,36,0 21,190,323 22,189,097 12,93334 12,353,342 3,781, 39,578481 1,610,37 1,3
Incidental ,296,463 57,767,778 4,53,7 4,303,32 13,665,636 12,82,53 16,1,422 14,20,213 3,386,05 31,965,986 2,792,97 262,959
Joint facility-Cr...-- -------............... 9,19,70 8,565,73 970,698 96,75 66,157 650,99 1,252,666 1,12,502 2,887,521 2,712,253 232,582 21,921
Joint facility-Dr.................. ............... 2,238,079 2,261,604 13,861 11,227 493,852 497,368 83,938 109,958 591,651 618,553 4,159 21,154
Railway operating revenues----................. 3,271,446,473 3,095,620,730 143,409,412 14o,109,285 642,791,022 612,600,960 673,274,886 636,594,765 1,459,475,320 1,389,305,010 202,768,996 194,551,462
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures.--- 3 322,386,46 8,207,301 17,38 ,43 66 1 5 9,5549 52,429,837 144,714,945 129,490,31 20,47 ,252 19,155,34
Maintenance of equipment ....----. 63,86, 598,770,464 23,3,776 23,087,13 129,81, 127,265,68 131,66,31 120,180,368 28,69,37 270,53,329 39,765, 650 35,653,02
Traic ,2 85,826,767 ,247,55 ,11,638 16,83,655 15,679,031 5,6, 1,215,06 777 3 36,175 3,707,0 3
Transportation 1,1 ,037,104 1,078,3,34 557a22,820 52,226,891 2,550,7 226,711,34 ,1,7 222,617,10 ,4 1,555,65 77
Miscellaneous operations---- 27,01,460 23,5,135 1,693,145 1598 5,264,298 ,0 7 6,1 5 5,395,106 13,098,68 11,885,741 82328
General .... ... ./ 161,526,876 / 143,862,006 6631973 6,075,999 28,556,761 27,61,775 34,909,683 29,38,141 70,098,417 62,275,915 6,942,87 6535,900
Transportation for investment-Cr.---- 3,244,585 2,949,263 10,484 7,912 376,367 358,34 618,923 6,927 1,005,774 1,013,203 70450 77,620
Railway operating expenses..... 2,441,772,338 2,249,535,599 107,840,686 102,368,870 489,922,975 461,065,584 489,036,832 443,329,441 1,086,800,493 1,006,763,895 117,060,472 108,516,433
Net revenue from railway operations. 829,674,13 846,085,131 35,568,726 37,740,415 152,868,047 151,535,376 184,238,054 193,265,324 372,674,827 382,541,115 85,708,524 86,035,029
Railway tax accruals ... ---- 23949839 249,6,3 9,136,228 9,178,553 439142,012 47,060,881 48,156,681 1 8,293,309 101,234,951 104,532,743 20,092,323 18,950,559
Uncollectible railway revenues ------ 1,166,--- 1,208,379 54,617 50,836 261,565 268,434 289,001 200,738 605,183 520,008 25,501 22,629
Railway operating income --. ..--- 589,009,501 595,231,408 26,377,881 2" 8,511,026 108,664,440 104,206,061 135,792,372 144,771,277 270,834,693 277,448,364 65,590,700 67,061,841
Equoipent rents-Dr. balance ... .-------. 89,841,701 85,044,693 5,127,205 4,639,306 23,324,636 22,694,611 15,369,820 16,714,861 43,821,661 44,048,778 A .821.23 6 2.666.1
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance ------- 36,460,890 35,97,411 5,140,073 4,878,944 8,694,849 8,111,330 6595,649 6,811,833 20,430,571 19,802,107 1,681,310 -1,59,657
Net railway operating income .. 462,706,910 474,212,304 16,110,603 18,992,776 76,644,955 73,400,120 113,826,903 121,244,583 206,582,461 213,637,479 66,732,626 68,133,366
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent). 74.64 72.67 75.20 73.06 76.22 75.26 72.64 69.64 74.47 72.47 57.73 55.78
*Includes:
Depreciation ---.---------- 183,9149,771 180,926,987 6,871,4O4 6,987,035 35,1426,009 27,764,394 38,18,012 37,660,143 81,117,455 72,411,572 12,191,049 12,439,509
Retirements..---------. 5,128,156 15,302,968 253,732 245,55 356,580 8,728898 528,069 1,568,826 1,136,381 10,543,309 1,704,341 1,117,171

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933 1934 1933

Average number of miles operated 39,366 39,646 45,405 45,738 48,500 48,742 53,320 53,820 32,678 33,027 134,498 135,589
Revenues:
Freight .........*--.- .. --------- $333,062,612. 322,027,396 *521,052,469 503,275,831 $318,10,447 $300,828,36 $448,119,294 $413,124,634 225,175,9 $213,203,229 $992,105,706 927,156,299,

All other transportation 55,96 5,22,84 7,196,753 6,8,13 10,242,679 9, ,116 10,258,60 8,76,036 8,955,378 3 29 6,317 2576643
oInodentfali-- r. ....--. 6581, 5,68,14 9,74,782 8,270,13 7,73,185 6,696,oTo 9,699,707 8,148,612 3,102,724 2,687,1 20,535,616 17,531:669
Joint facility-DCr 1:646710 1,742,3 2,97,253 1295736 1,063,770 861,115 25:72 2,5,65 600,988 569, 6 14,209,930 3:,95,856
Joint facility-Dr..--- 182,950 203,10 197,09 2,258 25,899 255,095 1,175,711 1,1,538 1,709 19,160 1,449,319 418,793
Railway operating revenues .. 1408,242,451 388,514,451 611,011,447 583,065,913 382,716,163 361,286,242 552,738,289 512.335,437 265,505,254 249,628,128 1,200,959,706 1,123,249,807
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures. 50,032,753 43,906,978 70,506,005 63,062,332 1,030,5114 42,138,590 61,6o00,700 54,078,503 37, 3319 33,616,408 150,064,403 129,6833,
Maintenance of equipment#........ 81,592,502 77,407,130 121,358,152 113,060,932 71,31,,175 69,015,93 107,839,319 97,992,626 32,62 ,96 48,168,084 231,846,4 21,176,03
Traffic .............. 13,440,376 12,675,925 17147,479 16,240,330 10,798,934 10,723,005 16,933,915 16,287,101 10,591,514 10,540,156 38 324,363 37550,262
Transportation .... 14...........8,21,281 137,309,697 194,200,835 180,571,261 1142,460,294 132,776,743 194,096,729 178,204,310 91,854,905 84985,405 428,411,928 395,966,45
Miscellaneous operations..- 2,689,676 2,232,271 3,152,365 2,655,299 2,801,543 2,350,600 6,30,465 5, 309,745 1,628,219 1,354,550 10,770,227 9,005,095
General t friv....ste-C.r.. 19,356,348 17,971,117 26,299,222 24,507,017 19,586,079 16,624,610 29,635,647 26,094,718 15,907,511 14,359,746 65,129,237 57,079,074
Transportation for investent-Cr 2 4 268,938 335,998 346,558 3,838 3 12 655665 63272 753310 607,110 1,902,813 15 50
Railway operating expenses 315,267,588 291,234,180 432,328,060 399,750,613 297,564,701 273,274,921 415,791,110 377,328,931 209,287,974 192,417,239 922,643,785 843,021,091
Net revenue from railway operations 92,974,863 97,280,71 178,683,387 183,31,300 85,151462 8,01,321 136,97,179 135,006,506 56,217,280 57,210,889 278,315,921 280,228,716
Railway tax accrualsl-a- 27,032,00- 268,256926 47,124,323 47,207..89 30,559,890 33,313,647 43,8314,889 47,161,708 16,744,341 17,49,761 91,139,120 97,905,116
Uncollectible railway revenues.. 169,724 140628 195,225 163,25- 100,630 121,282 88,870 213,435 176,332 190,397 36,832 525,114
Railway operating income ... 65,773,139 68,882,717 131,363,839 135,944,558 54,490,942 54,576,392 93,023,420 87,631,363 39,296,607 39,590,731 186,810,969 181,798,486
Equipment rents-Dr. balance ........8,509,792 6,879,765 5,66,556 ,213,583 9,740,478 9,208,709 16,538,551 14,489,791 14,054,455 13,083,832 14,333,44 36,782,332
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance 2,739,566 2,325,463 4,420,876 3,920,120 3,361,255 3,730,396 4,842,857 4,981,511 3,102,331 3,510,277 11,609,1443 12,252,184
Net railway operating income.... 54,523,781 59,677,489 121,256,1407 127,810,855 41,386,209 41,637,287 71,642,012 68,160,061 21,839,821 22,966,622 134,868,0142 132,763,970
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ... 77.23 74.96 70.76 68.56 77.75 75.64 75.22 73.65 78.83 77.o8 76.83 75.05
#Includes:
Depreciation .................................................... 22,597,226 23,442,186 34,788,275 35,881,695 21,1o80,154 24,705,960 32,706,152 33,332,1443 14,157,735 14,595,317 68,044,041 72,633.720
Retirements .. -----------------------------------517639 626,338 2,221,980 1,743,509 394,342 1305,53 1,152,613 1,383,061 220,8340 327,575 1,767,795 3,016,170


Does not include Boston & Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
Does not include Big Four Lines, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central returns in Great Lakes Region.
Includes $9,280,067 sleeping and parlor oar surcharge.
Deficit or other reverse items.
Includes $15,276,224 sleeping and parlor car surcharge.
Includes accruals on account of pensions, as follows: Under Federal Retirement Act, $15,168,802; under previously existing plan,
$35,284,280, but excludes pension aoruals held in suspense and not charged to operating expenses.
y/ Includes accruale on account of pensions, under previously existing plan, $33,598,300.




Full Text
xml version 1.0 encoding UTF-8
REPORT xmlns http:www.fcla.edudlsmddaitss xmlns:xsi http:www.w3.org2001XMLSchema-instance xsi:schemaLocation http:www.fcla.edudlsmddaitssdaitssReport.xsd
INGEST IEID EZNZSYGJ5_GDR4ER INGEST_TIME 2012-02-29T18:06:31Z PACKAGE AA00000584_00022
AGREEMENT_INFO ACCOUNT UF PROJECT UFDC
FILES