Operating revenues and operating expenses of class I steam railways in the United States - 1945

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Operating revenues and operating expenses of class I steam railways in the United States - 1945
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Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Statistics.
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-Nov. 1956.
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Compares the monthly statistics of the current year with that of the preceding year.
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Issued <Feb. 1932>-May 1942 by the U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Statistics; June 1942-Nov. 1956 by the U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics.
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"Compiled from the monthly reports of revenues and expenses for ... steam railways, including ... switching and terminal companies" (varies).
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"Switching and terminal companies not included," Mar. 1938-Nov. 1956.
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JANUARY 1M


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OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 133 monthly reports of reveu and expensesM representing 135 Clam I steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
0rO vI MOTE 0r JAIIOASI, 1945 AM 1914
Item United States New mEngland Region a/ Great Lakee Region Central eatern Region Eautern Distriot Pocahontas Region
1945 19144 incent 1945 1944 19453 1914 1945 1944 1945 1914 4 Prt 1945 1944
increase_____increase 19594
Miles of road operated at close of month 2..... 228.561 228,858 d 0.1 6,563 6.59325.5V4 25,591-23,94 23.939 56.021,56.123 d.266,005,002
Revenues: C.O005
Preight ................................... 6 l4,316 T 48,418,809 1.9 1 0,O23 16,294 864 084, 262 ,1425,280 0100,309, 1204,004 92 1200:436:117 $212.7214,316 L 631,31o,27, ,
ee .. ........ ., ,06 14,o,114 4 -611 7,1 99,363 1, 1 8,1 1,070 8,1 29,180 956 1 5, 1 ,0j i,84, l S 4 :
Main .!.. .......... 11067,177 10, ,68 T 2144179, 1 1,161 1,96,31U 1, 141 1,637,0 1 20 ,1A
oh r or reu.. 91 13,-21 2 1142217194175,656 2,215
sx pthroes r. ..in. revenues ......... ...... ..0.086 ......8.50,76 5. 1,329,371 1.27.783 5,2714,1914 539,4351 6, 0Oi,0l. 60 13,204.,881 12,6.0,11 2803,r25 ..',5..
Railway operating revenues ............. 751,336,771 / 740,671,731 1.4 25,370,145 26,179,750 110.960,379 119,754,690 141,080,050 142,4140,959 277,410,574 28 ,375,399 L_ 36,292.598 36.537.678
Expensesa: 28)5 ),),
Maintenance of way and structures ......... 97.121,305 89,503,248 18.5 3, ,4306 3,620,207 15, .0098 14,611,315 17,473,321 16,529,797 36.,857,725 34,761.319 6.0 4,170,7 71 ,4?.,40
Depreciation ............................ 9,585.170 8,812,374 1. 14814 1414,0314 1617,99 1,422,381 2,1 9 1,970,792 14,206,032 3407,207 0.
Retirements ............................. .. 815 7. 0171 1,319 37,95752 5, 1 ,43 790 3. 1, 05 1431
Deferred maintenance ............... 20: d 2' 6 l3Z N14 97 12014-AZ -
Aorti.stion of defense projects. 2,110,7 1, 1 7 6 .0 5,351 5,351 11 .114l4 71,2540 9320 5 32.43 25.115 1.24o010.7
60..94, x,, o,815 1435,215 1ox 145,1490 112,.672
Equalization ........................... ..5 :591,656 6,1475,622 226,158 1,601,303 1,032,356 1,16,9 147,6,733 2,992.43 1 ,163,096
All other..79,219 72,712,970 2,2,9, 12,1802 11,222,,313,64R 12,24 29,001,120 ).651
Depreciati .......................,:1:17,;9 1 *5o.., ,21,,9 ,17::6 ,,.34:92 9.
Ma rinte an ofequ0ipment.......................... .137 17.79303 6.2 o. 2_ 3 2 21.972,., 5.1 .. ,, 057 01:1:142.:175
17,9, T?; .1221 3,95 503,23 3,365, 842 3354 2l,914 2I?:^ : 514, ^ lo9-^ 668 61
Extraordinary retirements ............... .. 5 .2 .1 50,1,7 5. 201 1, 6.0. 7. .9 71 2 5. 27.06 21 5 3 12 1
Deferred maintenance and ma jor repairs43 -
Aortization of defense projects ..... 16,7 o11o782, 12 142.4 605,038 1,965 ,554,114 1,837,753 2,368,351 1,1 ,1 5, 7P .13,96,1460 39. 14 8 9 ,01
Equal izatio............................. 161,771 17,1142 34,7 .8 1 4.. 94g 1 5.59 14,012 11.97 4842.5 3 12,803 5527
All other ........ ......... .... ..... .10,61,1.0 99,567,1.42 3.1 31.358,79 2,405,01 16,991 16,98,14825 290 2 2,, ,7 01 94 5,516,2.7
Traffic ........................... ........ .11467,5 11,066,911 .6 900 29,683 1, ,861. 1,767,1477 1,902P 3 1,9 ,825 I,02DI7 4,012,98: 4 1472, o.0 48,0
Transportation--Rail line ........ 256,932,422 248,250,0652 3.5 10,235,967 10,071,9" 4 145,957,753 45,126,176 58,734,761 56,752,185 114,928,491 111,953,330 2.7 9,6 ,959 9,228,911
Tansportatin-Water S tli 82 275 ...... -
miscellaneous operations ................... .10,22J,39 1:1435 1 9 1.284,42 195 1 .19 1 1,44 M 19 4
neral.................................. ..17 750 :9042771,622 ,7, ,0 2,907,096 3,27 .016,99 6,991,SO1 6,656,56 5.0 -:1, u69
Railway operating expenses.............. 530,232,185 504.013,073 5.2 20,177,623 19,297,449 90,006,018 87,668,975 112,224,1424 108,501,979 222,o08,065 215,468,403 3.2 22,780,112 21,180,907
Nst revenue from railway operations .......... 2231,104,586 236,658,658 d -6 5,192,522 6,882,301 20 ,95164,361 7,58;5,15,626 3,938,980 5,002 09 72,906,9: 16 1 3,512,-486-, Z771
Pay-roll tanes ..............................19, 72,236 18,731, 6014 .9 I, ,65, 2 6 6 10, 5,,,13 32,0857,15 ,28 ,98 1 0,,5 ,22,1 ,,,, 8,)
Railway tan accruals ....................... 0,133:,0,11 2 36,795 105 d2.8 2214 .601 761405 16 61978 1794:6960 160 457 5 30 324.9,2 06915
Pyrltae29 36 18.7145379 761 663 38 27A6 665812 9l7,022 ,.u221719 OR 5:~22 .2 7 3







Fe'."."^.::: iij319 9^1:71 082 221it 2?!? 1S~ 266 P6 1-2i6N .19 8 ;^ a iM 1 II z
go~;; ; 217 0N 4 Jbq gig 3g, 69 6 5 41 il8 963. 2 !70 d 11
All other taxes ,1 ............................. 90 3991N 3, 57,1 6 ,2.66, ,,2 22 2.2 7 ,,32,
Al 9:973 :99:725 i6.497.7 ,o3 14,703,158 35, ,027,o053 9,692, ,5.706o 10 ,0342701:4 7,1755,77 8,
^^io: ,4-,6 1 1 g.5009 4 0246 3:0 1 1,34 1417,086
Railway operating income ................. 5 7,397,358 99,863,247. 6.2 92,826,918 4,290,439 10,268,94$j 151.435,997 11.449,018 16,151,378 24,544,8814 35,867,814 21 1 4,159,785 4,727,212
Equipment rents-Dr. balance.................... .1101.9014O2 091 806064 3 2,g"
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance. ..............8... 1,6 39' 35791 5 08,, 82 1 6,94 7:,43,.1 8 731766 2 3 .04 1,N2851 2 43.5.
Net railway operating income............. 73,016,09 l4,997,9692 d1j- 1,358,952 2,852 ,506 6,554,5o06 12,068,413 9,877,7148 14,091,361 17,791.206 29,012,280 3. 5,389,516 5,807,6 3
Ratio of expenses to revenues percent7 ...... 70.6 1 68.0 79.5 73.7 81.1 73.2 79.5 76.2 80.2 1 7 4.7 562.8 58.0
Southern Region Southern District N Mhwentsrn Region Central Western RealeiSouthwetern Region Western District
ItemW
1945 1944 PercentPecn
increase 1945 19414 1914 1944 19145 1944 1945 1944 19145 1944 i Percent
Miles of road operated at close ot month ..... 37,333 37,386 L..Q. 143,338 43,388 45,668 45,706 514,926 514.97128,s608 28,670 129,202 10.347
Preight .................................. ..82,3 ,3326 678.06,8613497,861 6108,6 ,61$1,90 9,71$16.9"1 1201 -
mene 2,))18 ,q,1o6 1g$113,",1: 1o8.1,66 5 $541 ST.40,9no 57 131,901,1,6 52$199,74940,221
Pasne....................................,7,78O,7942~106 088991 9;) 7 .,0,7 ) 7 67 611,_ ,81, |6&,989,3)5 652 P, 86,7 1 62144.940,3,9 #,',o.,257 7.9
Express.................................27,780 TZ 2051. 2-
mot ,558,)03o,,9,11,,9 6 1,901, -8, 029:,186: 2 5Z0 4 6t'0/ 56
00.1 e.1;2 6.12.7,6.1:.,81.,1 1 2o:2 :B1.,,,O,.,4o
......................... ......... .1, 3014 1, 08 6,1 ,9 2: 0711071 14 .712012
All other operating revenues................,679,6119 3:4870 554 P 1g 3,325,599 9 ,035,679 611,I 59.3384 2,1 2,07,3,,2
Railway operating revenues.............. 113,269,393 109,150,743 3.8 149,561,991 145, 6w8,1421 71,1405,169 69,675,1487 179,748,696 166,958,1494 73,210,341 69,973,930 324,36k,206 306,607,911 5.8
maintenance of way and structures............. 13,799,369 12,286,235 12.3 17,970,119 16.48.47 10 3213 9.94812 22,106,L34 201"9.7742,293,461 1
Depreciation.................. ......1,0,927 ,1, 2 2.3 1521 2 9 71330 356, :
Retirements .......................316820 LiSJ-410:R4al. 90,6619612,18 78111 210,18.9
Deferred maintenance ..........- 35.2 -- L 0. 21J19 o:LR 1,28,1723
Equalixation................................1,112,,31 10o3.917 .0:o 61.41 ,3, 1,0I.,0i 82 ,o1 9:58 6261
Amortization of defense projects....... 212,713.1211146 5,6, .233,81,230#__,9, 37 11,276 761,2 1,071 72
Eqaiain......,,1, 1099 0 1 61 11657 108 o8 a8.7 1111M 2 1,776,0 ci
All other......................1.. 1,922 10,014,92 13.7 t, 1 ,907 1),1,6,0018281 7,86, 1786 21,616 12:0 m75.
nltsnancs o .of euimet .:.................2 .:9":9;.5 2.33.5 .1. 5 1.24.,12 ,812 :2k 26.7
13.7 ,90 117'658 '01, 1 35,79,6 6 11, 3~2177,
18:501:9 142 9.04 255 9480764.8 2824,0~9
Deprncietion .....f.ie .................. .... ,7 8 9 .0 25,95, ,680,." a ,0114:2 L ,5,25 ,928,2,5 1'237,5,4O4600 ,8,6 0.33 9.0
Extraordinary retirements .............. ... ..2,182,820o0dd ,-, 70 a it
Deferred maintenance and major repairs2.Mrn -- A-L.A.29,4 1 9,0031J,314 -
Amortization of defense projects ....... ,503 ,2 2,010 4.14 3,,1 411 9. 62 2,91 1521 "1, 92.'6 46,583 o11 O6 6 8
Equal ationo ............... .............. ..2,875 2,17, 22.1 _- 125,2109 242 ..',3,51 60 6O o.V,18 :4 1 1 1.6
ther............................... 1312,76,419 8.3 1,s292,988 7,15, 5 1095, 0 14 9,369,5 2,22,460.861 ,.896 7,398,1 1 ,351, 3 3,,228, 29 6.0
Traffic2.................................... ..,717,50 1,63,22012,7
Trans p ortation--- il lin.314, 21 9 ,950 32,9872,811 3. ,-85 909 2 1 51, 21 ,1 3 2, 1417,7 59 50,379, 4 012 ,26 38 6 19 ,571,,,0 9 ,L 3
J 15o4".3 15 .'3 90: 2 0: ,1 .:3 19 ,5 1,71 1o 09 1 .
Transportat ionWater line ................... ...,716--L82 2717 I"
Miscellaneozusoperations, .................... .. .1,7 1.272,01.9 12 1 19. 4 111., .,.1o714,11
General.................................. 2..2,498o7,14 2,383.518, N: 0i379 : 5"01.8:0g09,595 .1,05o5, 823 ,671 6,961,991 6, U5,1.
1:1 3 8 2110392,08 32,9 ,5823 1, 961,9 1 6 5.
Railway operating expenses.............. 72,219,941 67,567,498 6.9 95,000,053 88,748,1405 54.,2 A,014 50,675,942 115,068,662 108,286,738 43 6,001 40,830,585 212,824,067 199,796,365 6.5
Net revenue from railway operation .......... 41.o .o 41.583,6145 756 ,18,996:6 680.,03o4 ,.671.756 6.6,4.0 2,1.43
I ...... .............. ,,:032111 0 3063114 1 ,61,83
FRal,- o s taxea 6.uals.7 ... 21 2,00,089, ., .,25 14. 647, 7 ,.1i4
oll taxes................ ............ 2,,072725214 6.33 h 7,.47 M5:, 3
25,,3 25,0O,7 J1.6 314, 0 2.81 ."1 4:8 10Q5'I.: 607 7288 10 1042,33,..17 64
gad I It~rncomet axes ......................... .....................1U :9 i76
Allro't~her taxes ..........................,61.95 1;j3:320 1:,700':,M1.82750,1 5.0939311,.1 15M :,:1 .
Railway operating income................ 15,.649,039 16,579,72 4L-i 19,808,824 21.306,98k ?.3140,078 84,4.598 23,097,227 21,383,143, 12,o606 3 12,622,42 43,o43 6,5o 142.684 .8
Equipment rents-Dr. alan1e.................... 1,5 7,071 1,908,899 202,.11 676,:36 1 .9,2 3-3. 8,18 3,. ::.
Joint facility rent-Dr. alance.......... 6 25978 141127,.0:1:56,4,.,2o 5.0
259,153 32, 8, 7,82,600,
Net railway operating income ............. 13,924,312 14,411,720o Ld 1- 19,313,828 20,219,413 6,97;,621 8,362.969 19,181,764 17,558,579 9,752,640 9,81,728 35,911,025 35,766,276 .4
Ratio of expenses to revenue. percent) ...... 63.8 61.9 63.5 60.9 T75.9 72.7 64.0O 614.9 59.5 58.1 65.6.6 65.2





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Statement No. M-100
FEBRUARY 1945


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U.S. DEP'OTORY


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 133 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 136 Class I steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE NOTH2 OP FEBRUAIM, 1945 AND 1944

United States New England Region a/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
i e19 519 4 Percent 191454 Percent
_increase 19_19 194 re 15 1944 1945 19 441945 194 1945 19 increase 1945 1944
Miles ofroad operatedatclose ofmonth ..... 298 545 228 844 _0.1 6 563 6593 25 562 25 591 235887 23 928 56 012 56 1128 6 005 6 002
Revenues:
right .................................. 536 820 98 6551 441956 $ 15 188 390 (16 013 018 82 130 68 $935100745 $101682 977 $105 691 001 199002 049 $214 804 764 $30 740 207 $29 820454
Passenger................................125 856 859 135881 229_. 7568 558 7494972 15 698 307 18015 122 27 327 569 27 929 104 50 594 434 53 457 198 3 541765 4 464 088
Mail ...................................... 9818 854 9 816 205 60143 360966 13 28 984 1 339 709 1 584 446 1 614 425 53273573 3 315100 328 204 295 872
Express ................................... 12424 295 10952735 13.4 359664 3266973 1707660 1408534 1759619 1535217 38265943 3270724 189270 176 209
All other operating revenues .............. 27 885 550 27 213 539 25 1 240 359 1 206 045 5 118132 466747 649 5995 635 5 597 24 12 354 26 11550 818 7.0 60 26 871 431
Railway operating revenues ............. /712 806 326 ./735 305 464 3.1 24717 114 25 401 974 105 985 765 118 609 759 138 350 246 142 366 871 269 051 125 286 378 604 A6.1 35 429 709 35 628 054
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ......... 92 02 60 90 674 883 1.8 3 758 483 35647 358 14 7583 45 14 499 976 15 749 306 16 583364 34266 134 34 730 698 4001 264 3 787 715
Depreciation ........................... 9 701077 8 815 838 10.0 448 174 411792 1 685 93!7 1 445 905 2159 836 1 953 530 4295 947 3811 227 465 263 421726
Retirements ............................ 206 370 566 790 6 3.6 2 990 1430 10 0 100 563 70 863 117 959 65 806 219 952 d71.0 767 24 454
Deferred maintenance ..............l.....d 225. 772 3.02 2 -2 d 1 0 .3 -i 4. 2 33.7 -- -
Amortization of defense projects 1975 605 1 3. Yw 48.2 5 351 5 351 6 4 68 294 512 562 lO83734 630 49 457379 378 157391 113225
Equalization ........................... 6 356 762 5553 610 14.5 285 287 292 403 1 824 702 1 836 258 1 329 502 1 001 503 3437291 3 130 144 9.8 206 701 156 781
All other .............................. 74288818 747533142 6 3018681 2 936 382 111456843 11051091 11707551 13147 860 25871875 27 1355 33 L 3 171 14 30718551
Maintenance of equipment .................. 129774829 125375 673 4.312 934 4 196 033 21 286827 20943 490 26 748 186 27 495 729 52347 947 52 6355 252 7 260 377 7 124 575
Depreciation ........................... 17741062 17 497934 1.4 494 417 504 313 3 362 485 3 271 181 3 555 782 3 563 037 7412684 7338 531 1.0 1394772 1 307 217
Retirements ...................... .... 3 d 2 484 2 484 -
Deferred maintenance and major repairs .E "2 L.a 71 118 8 000 8000 *
Amortization of defense projects ......... 17 2402 13 107903 31.5 619 245 281964 2634736 2248604 2413563 1860066 5 667 544 4390634 29.1 1536698 1518395
Equalization ........................... 1.9063 197 290 6 1.1 85 2471 d 687 7763 d 2418 10 319 A a 10Q 95703 150271
Al other.............................. 4 707602 94643664 199 187 3 409 756 15 289 619 15 416 392 20771 078 2275044 39259884 40901192 A4 4 235 204 4 166 90
Traffic ................................... 11 597 584 10738990 8.0 329888 275 604 1 837 530 1 720153 1 984 333 1 785 066 4 151 751 3780823 9.8 481 021 433 922
Transportation-Rail line ................. 240 558 340 239 281 826 .5 9 920 037 9 563 378 43477 534 43966 024 56 551 501 55 321977 109 949 072 108 851 379 1.0 9 190 613 8 937 650
Transportation-Water line ............ .. 3 276 *- -
Miscellaneous operations ..................... 8945205 3S254 3 4.1 397 319 360502 1205 194 1230281 1703961 1789047 3306474 379 830 A.S2 221741 235 272
General .................................. 16463 395 16697296 F- 717 915 709 289 2790 401 3055 467 3064478 3080077 6 572794 6 844 85533 753 362 1006 100
Railway operating expenses ............. 499642 576 492 093 831 1.5 19 436 576 18 752 164 85 355 831 85 415 391 105 801 765 106 055 260 210 594 172 210 222 815 .2 21 908 378 21 525 232
Net revenue from railway operations .......... 213163 750 243211 633 A1a 5280538 6 649 810 20627 934 33194368 32548 481 36 311 611 58456 953 76 155789 23 13 521 331 14 102822
Railway tax accruals ......................... 127446071 141002034 2 313 046 2567995 10835425 17 452 604 17612676 17463986 30761147 37 484 585 9259928 9671.111
Pay-roll taxes ............................ 41 414 18 32 815 710 928 714 500 35186 209 3 227 359 3 906 971 3998 847 7804 108 7 940706 745 099 754 703
ee221nc1e2# 74798581168 7440755 9
Federal income taxes 0..................8... 5 63659 98al682 744 7 952 34 3 025 158 9 415 422 9 771 421 9 509 069 13559334 19 856 625 7104336 7505279
All other taxes ........................ 23580998 235867 557 8573635 921 361 4626058 4 809 823 3 934 284 3956 070 9417 705 9 687 254 1410493 1 411129
Railway operating income ............... 85717679 102209 599 1A.l. 2967 492 4081815 9 792509 15741764 14 935 805 186847 625 27 695 806 38 671 204 AL28a. 4 261 403 4 431711
Equipent rents-Dr. balance ................. 9066 507 11678819 g42. 1072 443 864679 2691853 2999166 1 140446 1951771 4904742 5 815 616 157 a 197 61
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance ............. 3487 713 3316 321 5.2 509 440 556 166 363 574 397 809 701 742 637 450 1574 756 1 591 425 157 353 161 89
Net railway operating income ........... 73163 459 87 214 459 d 1a, 1 385 609 2660970 6 737 082 12344789 13093 617 16 258 404 21 216 308 31 264 1635 32.1 5 532 292 5 467 434
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent ...... 70.1 66.9 78.6 73.8 80.5 72.0 76.5 74.5 78.3 73.4 61.8 60.4
Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
19_5 incoreeS 1945 1944 1945 194t 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 Percent

Mien esroad operated atclose of nth ..... 37327 37 386 0. 43332 43 388 45668 45 703 54 926 54970 28607 28 671 129 201 129 344 a 0.1
Freight ................................... 78 154 593 $79 496 449 a .108894800 $109 316903 $51630504 655 136 497 $124062361 $118 751 650 $53231 254 $53 432 142 $228 924 119 $227 320289 .7
Passener ................................. 23177029 23926 107 26 718 794 28390195 8 765 375 8956 794 29474 617 33 592033 10 305 439 11 505009 48 543431 54 053 836 .2
Mail ...................................... 1 430 184 1 530543 1758 388 1826 415 1074 245 1 083529 2812 415 2698 262 900 233 892 899 4786 893 4674690 .4
Express ................................... 1625900 1750835 L-7.1 1 815170 1927044 1648791 1336184 3687381 3303056 1446010 1115727 6782182 5754967 17.8
All other operating revenues .............. 3 390626 3 146764 77 4020889 4 018 195 3 126 016 2892 351 6 246 380 6 496 153 2 158 19 2255 822 11 510 535 11 644 326
Railway operating revenues ............. 107 778 332 109 850 698 1.9 143 208 041 145 478 752 66244 931 69 405 355 166 283 154 164 841 154 68 019 075 69 201 599 300 547 160 303 448 108 d 1.0
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ......... 13 156 557 12 326 668 6.7 17 157 821 16 114 383 10 669 307 10 283 700 21 506 621 20 636 419 8 702 977 8 909 683 40 878 905 39 829 802 2.6
Depreciation ....................... 1066352 1037172 2.8 1531 615 1458898 1253642 1172440 1858209 1692 ;64 763664 6861109 3875515 3545713 9.3
Retirements ............................ 43396 61127 d 2.0, 44 163 85 583, 116 502 83982 A_.39 9243 101 247 21 842 76028 98 401 261 257 d6.
Deferred maintenance .......... -......... 77 ,5 A 165 3 85 5 j 3 M IL 6- 177 -6 77 104 V -d 194 2 636 I. nd. 4 9
Amortization of defense projects ....... 215 724 123 203 75.1 373 115 236 426- 202 737 18 883 640 341 403 907 129 063 96 794 972 k41 639 584 52.0
Equalization ......................1..... 208 020 676 887 78.5 1 414 721 853 668 1 075 818 787 507 228 445 671 499 200 487 150 792 1 504 750 1 589 798 '5.
All other......................... 10623 065 10 428279 1.9 13794 207 13499 810 8 097 82 8 266 723 a18859 482 17 830 779 7 665 431 8 000497 34 622 736 34097 999
Maintenance of equipment .................. 17 462 021 16 572 968 5.4 24 722 398 23697 541 13774 836 12489 879 29626 625 27 532 612 9 303 023 9 020 5389 52704 484 49042 880 7.5
Depreciation ........................... 2182210 2203970 d 1.0 3576982 3511187 2016943 1969 080 3498802 3470925 1235651 1208211 6751396 66482816 1.6
Retirements ............................ a* 5 252 821 -- 3 41 431 -
Deferred maintenance and major repairs 9 646 a 162 9921 & 52 302 7 130 39 945 121 003 106 0 d f9 3.1 1
Amortization of defense projects ... 2649 783 2 106 336 85.8 4 186 481 3624 731 236459 650044 17 63 587 546977 86 99 5 092538 45.1
Equalization.................................... 29110 23432 4.2 184813 153 70 4444 6045 7591 9 400 47 896 31 247 59 931 46 692 28.4
All other .............................. 12600918 12239230 3.0 16 834 122 16407920 9484757 9027701 21802895 21193900 7 325 944 7112951 38613596 37334552 3.4
Traffic .................................. 1719 547 1686993 1.9 2200 568 2 120915 1 197 545 1 144 201 2845 850 2 573 296 1201 870 1 119 755 52452 865 4 857 252 8.4
Transportation-Rail line ................. 31745 494 31 425 079 1.0 40 956 107 40 362 729 23 313 215 23 597 233 48 007 920 47 461429 18 352 0286 19 009 056 89 673 161 90067 718 d
Transportation-Water line ......... .. 363 d 363 27 -
Miscellaneous operations ............... .... 1166 474 1244 721 d1 388215 1 479 99; 756 929 762 157 2768310 2969 622 7825 277 733 837 4 8250 516 4 465 6 4.8
General ................................. .........395511 2460421 3148873 3466521 1778764 1824007 3 474 364 3046012 1488600 1515923 6741728 6385942 *.6
Railway operating expenses ............. 67645604 65716 850 2.9 895535982 87 242082 51490596 50 101177 108230 053 104 219 114 39 7735773 40308 643 199494 422 194628934 2.5
Net revenue from railway operations .......... 40132728 44133 848 4 53654059 58 856670 14754335 19304 178 580535101 60622040 28245302 288892956 101 052738 108 819 174
Railway tax accruals ......................... 24 866147 26 544 779 34126075 36 215890 8532099 10951441 37950591 39823002 160786159 16 5287116 62558849 67301559
Pay-roll taxes ............................ 2412259 2431012 31573558 3185715 1849124 1871586 3922786 3763305 1S50803 1561503 7279948 7196394
Federal income taxes ..................... 18744995 20512635 25849331 28 017 914 4072068 6292938 29106153 31228189 13056 773 13416016 46234994 50937143 8
All other taxes ........................... 3708893 3601132 55119386 5012'261 2610907 2786917 4921652 4831508 1 511 348 1549597 9043907 916802288
Railway operating income ............... 15266581 17589069 ..1ts 19527984 22020780 62 22836 8352737 20102510 20799038 12169 143 12365840 38493889 41517615 L 7.3
Equipment rents-Dr. balance .................... 1389954 1805396 A.20 d. .I. .& 607784 A_ 7 274952 2572227 2491644 2186614 2488823 4200053 5255419 8.1a
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance .............. 241 428 227 818 G8 389707 2 197617 822672 675766 497775 461806 1514176 1335 189 13.4
Net railway operating income ........... 13 635 199 15 555 855 a 12.3 19 167 491 21 023 289 6 587 295 7 880 168 16 707 611 17 631 628 9484 754 9 415 211 32779 660 34 927 007 d 6.1
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ...... 62.8 59.8 62.5 600 77.7 78.82 65.1 63.2 58.5 58.82 66.4 64.1


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Statement No. M-100


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 133 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 136 Class I steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR TWO MONTHS ENDED WITH FEBRUAIt, 1945 ANiD 1944

United States New England Region g/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
1945 194 i4 Percent 1945 19144 1945 1944 1945 1914 1945 1944 Perceante 195 19141
Miles of road operated at close of month#..... 228 548 228 852 6 563 6 593 25 562 25 591 23 888 23 933 56 013 56 117 d 0. 6 005 6 002
Revenues:
Freight ..............................L 095 693 516 $1 099 860 765 (30 728 413 $32 307 882 $166 715 579 $185 526 025 $201 992446 $209695233 $399436438 8427529 140 6. $61 840744 (60412754
Passenger ................................. 265 099 727 275 996 1Od6 15 314 669 15 094 335 33 846 204 36 144 195 58 235 736 57 109 683 107 396 609 108 348 213 7 389 403 9 111 089
Mail ...................................... 20886031 20144 673 774986 740 379 2770445 2736 053 3 330587 3251515 6 876018 6727947 693 246 637516
Express ................................... 24489685 24201668 1.2 699 261 985 300 3217522 3816 170 3274876 3125595 7191659 7927071 9.2 364926 500 424
All other operating revenues ............ 57 974 138 55 774 074 3.9 2 569 930 2 4553828 10 394 394 10 142 000 12 596 651 11 625 804 25 560975 24 221 632 1433 988 1 503949
Railway operating revenues ............. 1464 143 097 41475 977 196 d .8 50087259 51581724 216 944 144 238 364 449 279430296 284 807 830 546461699 574 754 003 aL .9 71722 307 72165 732
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ......... 189 424 165 180 178 134 5.1 7652789 7267 565 30248443 29111291 33 222 627 33 113163 71123859 69492 019 2.3 8 172 014 7549955
Depreciation ........................... 19286246 17628212 9.4 896318 825826 3303929 2868286 4299751 3924322 8499978 7618 434 11.6 925223 842829
Retirements ............................ 560183 1 037 864 d4 6.0 20251 2749 27 810 158 844 95 046 262 398 143 107 423991 a 6 6.2 31 782 37 648
Deferred maintenance ............... d. 462 i 59198A4 --.lJ 618d4 21 222 4' 6. 420 d a & @2 133
Amortization of defense projects ....... 4 6 2 628 698 55.5 10702 10702 0142 834 1oo3882 7T39 059 12499B4 Y9E5y 38.9 302 881 225 895
Equalization ........................... 11955419 12029 2324d .6 509 445 546 341 3426005 3668 594 2494284 2478 236 6429734 6693171 I 3.0 482001 253401
All other ............................... 153998038 147446112 6216073 5881947 23265645 22273644 25391578 25730370 54873296 53885961 1.8 6430127 6190182
Maintenance of equipment ................. 266 998 130 254 555 359 4.9 8 865 825 8 386 985 43 598 149 42 915973 55 667 031 55 971 691 108 131 005 107 274 649 .8 14 707 888 13 806 243
Depreciation ........................... 35549470 35290971 .7 988368 1007596 6727867 6606632 7193922 7206039 14910157 14820267 .6 2792333 2730392
Retirements ........................ .. 17 4- d 1497 d 6 58 -62 4 7 7S --
Deferred maintenance and major repairs 3 02 0 224a; a 2a 8 000 8 000 0 4
Amortization of defense projects 34 0 824 890 6i 36.7 4 283 563 929 5188850 4 086 357 4781 914 3705208 11195047 8355494 34.0 3024894 2429110
Equalization ........................... 356834 214 432 66.4 4 2R. d 97 7 168 8775 9 530 7 513 9698 .5 191230 88570
All other .............................197 331 842 194 211086 1.6 6 654 956 6 815460 3168 667 2214816 43682420 45050914 82026043 84081190 8699431 8558171
Traffic ................................ 23066126 21805900 9.8 609 788 575287 3682394 3487 630 3886755 3 7.2 891 8178937 7793808 4.9 9535641 882014
Transportation--Rail line ..........497 490762 487531891 2.0 20156004 19 638 347 89435287 89 092 200 115 286262 112074 161 224 877553 220804708 1.8 18 825 572 18 166 561
Transportatlon-Water line ................445 dI -
Miscellaneousa operations.................. 19171 045 18 856 097 1.7 833256 741 665 2 621 129 2 514 709 3 671 900 3 568 264 7 126 285 6 824 638 4. 466 879 478 337
General ................................ 33725089 33 179 525 1.6 1496 537 1 441764 5 776447 5 962 563 6 291 615 6097069 135564599 13501396 .5 1 562496 1 823029
Railway operating expenses ............. 1029 875762 996 106 905 3.4 39 614 199 38 049 613 175 361 849 173 084 366 218 026 190 214 557 239 4335002 238 425 691 218 1.7 44 688490 42706 139
Net revenue from railway operations ..... 434267 335 479 870 291 a 95 10473060 13 532 111 41 582 295 65 280 083 61 404106 70250591 113 459 461 149 062 785 A3.9 27 033817 29 459 593
Railway tax accruals .........................261 153 300 277797 445 4678650 5169857 21520838 34102322 35019285 35251588 612186773 74523767 IL 18612629 20300670
ay-roll taxes............................37713651 37057287 1459807 1476163 6546080 6484465 8 019941 8021600 16 025828 15982228 1 526 651 1519136
Federal taoes taxes ..................... 175 910678 192572 764 4 1 514983 1 851287 5 645 542 17767 118 A9 038 007 19201490 26 198 552 38 819 895 14 260 123 15 953 319
All other nctaxes ........................... 47528971 48167394 1703860 1842407 9329216 9 850739 7961337 8028498 18994413 19721644 2825875 2828215
Railway operating income ............... 173 114 035 202 072 846 14.3 5 794 410 8 362 254 20061 457 31 177 761 26 384 821 34 999 003 52 240 688 74 539 018 &29.a 8421 188 9 158 923
20158498 23055838 1976469 1721243 5911098 5873332 2030244 3324639 9917811 10919214 d 9.2 772 60 2430175
JoEupmenaciltyrents-Dr.balance.............. 6777 021 6 804 579 1 073 380 1 127 535 858 771 891 227 1 383 214 1 324 598 3 315 365 3 343 360 271 986 31 971
Net railway operating income ........... 146 178 516 172 212 429 d.l1 2 744561 5 513476 13291 588 24413 202 22971363 30349766 39007 512 60276 444 35 3 10921 808 11275127
Ratio f expenses to revenues percent ...... 70.3 67.5 79.1 73.8 80.8 72*6 78.0 75.3 79.2 74.1 62.3 59.82

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
1945 1944 Percent 1945 1944 19~45 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 194 Penorcent
increase increase
Miles of road operated at close of month#A.... 37 328 37 386 0 43333 43388 45 668 45 705 54926 54971 28 608 28 671 189202 1829347 da .
Revenues:
Freight ................................... (160551 920 $157533 325 1.9 $222392 664 $217 946 079 $107 673 669 109 617 354 $255 970 136 $238466 319 $110 220 609$106 301872 $473 864 414 0454 385 546 4.3
Passenger ................................. 47110187 48 169 018 &.2 54499590 57280 107 18005045 18216867 63369304 68137849 21 8293179 24018986 103203 588 110367 696 46S
Mail ...................................... 2988488 3090353 3681734 3727869 2246961 2269733 6233414 5605873 1847904 1 13851 1032 879 9688857 .
Express ................................. 3326894 3574914 3691 820 4075338 3272810 3008858 7 566104 6872042 2767292 28 18 359 13606206 12199259 11.5
All other operating revenues .............. 7070236 6 633832 850422884 8 137 781 6 451 615 5 968 030 12 8928892 12717 565 4564432 4 729 066 23908 939 23414 661 2.1
Railway operating revenues ............. 221 047725 219001442 .9 292 770 032 291167 174 137 650 100 139080 842 346 031 850 331799 648 141229416 139 175 528 624911 366 610056019 2.4
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ......... 26955926 24612904 9.5 35 127940 32162 859 21 158520 20 208 512 43 613 155 40 825 746 18400691 17488 998 835172366 78523 256 5.9
Depreciation ....................::..... 2129 279 2075697 2.6 3054 502 2918 526 2489271 2346503 3716815 5383547 1525682 1361202 7731766 7091252 9.0
Retirements ............................ 66820 129 848 .5 98 602 167 496 223 996 174 746 56915 116 782 37 5635 154 849 53168 474 446 377 d .
Deferred maintenance ......o...- 3..5... .dZ1,7. 09g 333.520 dA794 .2-LBA.d
Amortization of defense projects 428478 244350 75.4 731359 470245 43370 125 820105 o6970 187 37 221148163 1265858 67.1
Equalization ........................... 2 320 362 1 16 804 35.2 2 802 3 1 970 805 2 084 078 1 655 105 317 121 1 418 400 322 123 312 351 2 723 322 5 65 856L
All other .............................. 22 987 20446205 7.7 28441114 26636387 161054.14 16127 301 3145107 35256159 1455107 15540304 706835628 66 9235764
Maintenance of equipment ..................35 999 853 33577554 7.2 50707741 47 383797 2 0228630 25 25760 60 905466 56338788 19231288 18232 365 108 1359 384 99 896 913 8.3
Depreciation .......................... 4365030 4 401760 d S 7 157 363 7132152 4029 961 3 934 747 6 980410 6 960684 2471579 2443181 15481950 13338558 1.1
Retirements ....................... .....-d 205 214269 484 Ild69346 260 0064--489
Deferred maintenance and major repairs 5 -405- 1534 269 471 9835646565081 9 87 4
Amortization of defense projects ... 5153008 4119 246 25.1 8 177902 6 548 3561499 67 5 5 983 365-8 9 986 795 46.7
Equalization ........................... 58 985 47904 3.1 250 815 136 474 3435 13908 17 341 19 800 78 330 34 552 99 106 68 260 45.2
All other .......................... 26 427679 25 008 644 5.7 35127110 33 566 815 19538905 18 397254 45 334944 43 654 761 15 304840 14 511066 80178689 76563 081 4.7
Traffic ................................... 3436 796 3 323 230 3.4 4 390437 4 205 244 2430704 2273 606 5 630 846 5 863 596 2435202 2269646 10496752 9 806 848 7.0
Transportation-Rail li ne................... 65965444 64 409 891 2.4 84 791016 82576452 48778 102 47 729 115 100425 679 97 840 850 3 6418 412 38 580 76 187 882193 184 150 731 2.0
Miscellaneous operations ................ 2613251 2516770 3.8 30801.30 2995107 1588170 1601227 5856702 593S8 266 1519758 150685 3 964630 03635
General .................................. 4 894275 4844 000 140 6 456 771 6 667 029 3 742874 3641 899 6 806 422 6 08607 3 094423 35060 594 15 703 719 13 011100 5
Railway operating expenses ............. 139 865 545 133284349 4.9 184 554035 175 990 488 105721 000 100780119 223 298 715 212505852 83 299774 81139228 412319489 3944285199 4.5
Net revenue from railway operations .......... 81 182180 85717093 5 108215997 115 176686 31929 100 38 300723 122 735 135 119295 796 57 929642 58056 503 212 591 877 215 630 820
Railway tax accruals....................... 50266 560 51548252 68 879189 71 848922 18 367 76 21465 388 79533 98 77111 319 33154154 3284804 1 1 055 3 38 131424756 |
Pay-roll taxsee............................ 5019531 4894947 6546162 6414083 3886022 3822958 8109671 7731809 3145968 310620 15141661 14660976
federal income taes.....................37853151 39335807 52113274 55289126 91 70377 12105396 61492 136 59707 089 26936359 2665125 97598872 9846 3743
All other taxes........................... 7393878 7317498 10219753 10145713 5311387 5537034 9931591 9672421 3071827 309058 18314805 18300037
Railway operating income ............... 30 915620 34 168 841 JL 2a5. 39336808 43 3827764 13 561314 16835335 43 199737 42182 477 24 775488 25 188 25 81536539 84206064 L...J
Equipment rents-Dr. balance.................. 2 937026 3714295 A4.9 164424 1284120 4 68106 185 307 5 880408 5666059 4563961 500113 10076263 10852 504 LJ
point facility rent-Dr. balance ............. 419083 486971 691065 800942 35-04 406891 1429954 1326211 974133 92717 2770591 2660 277 4.1
Net railway operating income ........... 27 559 511 29 967575 38481 319 41 242 702 13 562916 16243137 35 889375 35190207 19237 394 19239939 68689685 70693283 2B.
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ...... 63.3 60.9 63.0 60.4 76.8 728.5 64.7 64.0 59.0 58.3 66.0 64.7


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MARCH 1945


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BURMAU OF TAmMNOrt cO"OOM8B AND UrA11Wfl


U.S. DEPOMTORY


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 133 monthly reports of revenues and expenses repreenting 136 Clam I steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF IARCH, 1945 AND 194 4


United States New England Region / Oreat Lakee Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
Percent Percent
1945 19141 increase 1945 194 1945 19 1945 1944 1945 1944 increase 1945 194
Miles of road operated at close of month ..... 228530 228 811 0.1 6 563 6 953 25 562 25 589 23 884 23922 56 009 56 104 ....2 6004 6 002
Revenues:
Preight ....................... $623 183 613 $596 953 166 4-4 $19 611 908 $18 504 096 $102299 985 $101 677 393 $120 530 263 $115 492,106 $242 442 156 $2355673595 29 $32 193 326 $31 508 836
Passenger .................................133630115 147 758 899 8 138 690 7 843 630 17786392 20960315 28 819 869 29339217 54 744 951 58143162 5" 3 912990 5 196778
ail ..................................... 10842374 10603134 385 284 350 916 1481876 1 416 518 1806621 1764 105 3673781 3531 539 40 353 06 362 15
Express ................................... 16 057 285 12874 417 24.7 531759 553 276 2495 911 2192 534 2116 367 1965901 5144037 4711711 9.2 253895 291529
All other operating revenues .............. 29 614 227 28 839 598 2.7 1 431 834 1 300 925 5190978 4953 894 6 532 513 5940865 13 155 325 12195 684 7.9 727 827 749 012
Railway operating revenues ............. 813 327 614 797 029 214 2.0 30099 475 28 552 843 129 255 142 131200 654 159 805 633 154 502 194 319 160 250 314 255 691 1.6 37 441 106 38 108 308
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ......... 104 771 506 101 856 064 2.9 3573 015 3959 457 17041 576 16 183996 17 688 953 17986 326 38 303 544 38 129 779 .5 4 293 333 4 278 682
Depreciation .............................. 9663 372 8 812 343 97 447689 412 769 1628 981 1 440 363 2148 301 1954855 4224 971 3 807 987 11.0 465 442 414 206
Retirements ............................ 584672 1459697 59.9 12713 5 6856 45252 102337 65298 170332 123 263 3b9 525 602 42692 24791
Deferred maintenance ................... 7114 5"1176 41155 8 6408 4 25 423 8 57067 1 64 78d 125475 -
Amortization of defense projects ....... 2 41 8 1 469 367 52.5 5351 5 351 199 812 86 328 495 841 387 69 699 004 479 508 45.8 146 391 120 238
Equalization ........................... 4 242 896 3432578 23.6 255 400 247 828 2046 315 1123090 422 425 836 610 2724140 2207728 23.4 N 220813 d o2.1I
Allother.............................. 88412672 87193255 1.4 2 851 862 3256653 13162371 13500286 14582511 14693767 30596 744 31450706 3 417 995 3742058
Maintenance of equipment ..... 140461 491 134 882 359 4.1 4693 368 4540509 22751 290 21974 833 30282007 30413 802 57 726665 56 929 144 7 468 250 7 115066
Depreciation .......... ........ 17951 333 17 497 306 2.6 493 413 487 426 3349 489 3294 462 3758 528 3698 176 7 601 430 7 480064 1.6 1 395 358 1 391 308
Retirements ............................ 6 148 1 585 196 1 389 4 438 -
Deferred sintenance and major repairs .4-11892d..7 19848 9d 110 6 0 d1126 984
Amortiation of defense projects...... 17 4 14 18 237 22.7 634 564 393 889 2713285 2 9089 2 466 047 2 046 701 45799 24.9 1570724 166925
Equalization ............................138 731 57 108 142.9 519 .9 7750 988 11 oo002 8 271 18 752 41136 29 665
All other............................. 105077730 103278 291 1.7 3 566 457 3659 194 16 698098 16 532548 24057570 24657 923 44 322 25 849 665 4461470 4527168
Traffic ...................................... 11981448 10855198 10.6 302 825 292 071 1 896 263 1630905 2087399 2075414 4286487 3998390 481018 423430
Transportation-Rail line ................. 259 912 904 252766 092 2.8 10 709 631 10 378 529 47 294 812 45 571 855 60141 910 57 958 922 118 146 355 113909 306 3. 9 819 545 8 702 057
Transportation-Water line ................ 537 872 3
eiscnllaeoul.operations.. ..................... 15909120 107 17818379429 725 399o017 1 312 430 1 322558 15819 662 1794651 3 563 817 3 516 226 1.3 237599 310466
Ge7eral7................................... S 091 7 16713 963 746 755 067 002 714 2950 247 3 584 972 3 113 213 7 342 052 6 818 527 7.7 813 975 787 460
Railway operating expenses ............. 544 809 878 527 433 355 3.3 20462 930 20324 650 93299 085 89 654 394 115 604 903 113 342 328 229 366 918 223 301 372 2.7 23 113 720 21 617 161
Net revenue from railway operations........... 268 517 736 269 595 859 4 9 636 545 8 228 193 35 956 057 41 566 260 44 200 730 41 159 666 89 793 332 90954 319 d 14 327 386 16 491 147
Railway tax accrualse......................... 153839948 158782714 3915411 3192566 15947174 24094463 20834880 20854671 40697465 48141700 9899661 11432129
Pay-rolltaxes ............................ 19 663 255 1970683569305 726830 366 370 3296 246 4182 925 4 244 895 8242 353 8267971 803 378 1038064
Pederalncos tae..................... 109694753 113622317 237559 1552,260 7792636 16005626 12187017 11994761 22355212 29552647 S. 7676143 8971680
All other taxes ........................... 24481940 25453562 846794 913476 4788168 4792591 4464938 4615015 10099900 10321082 1420140 1422385
Railway operating income ............... 114 677 788 110 813 145 3. 5 721 134 5 055 627 20 008 883 17 471 797 23 365 850 20 305 195 49 095 867 42 812 61P 14.7 4 427 725 5 059 018
Equipment rents-Dr. balance ................. 11494707 13704 483 16 1519894 912054 3921 842 3346722 1664 863 2092520 7 106 599 6 351 296 11,9 da 1678086 LA 115716
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance ............... 3 298 514 3255 335 1 545 693 555 229 501 066 383 746 624 445 667 262 1671 204 1 606 237 4.0 1.47 731 160992
Met railway operating income ........... 99 884 567 93 853 327 6.4 3655 547 3 568 344 15 585 975 13741 329 21 076 542 17 545 413 40 318 064 34 855 086 15.7 5 958 080 6 056 742
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent ) ......67.0 66.2 68.0 71.2 72.2 68.3 72.3 73.4 71.9 71.1 61.7 56.7

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
n19r45 1944 rreasnt 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 194 incrreane
Miles of road operated at close of month ..... 37 323 37 384 0.2 453327 43 386 45 668 45 701 54 925 54 970 28 601 28 650 129 194 1293 21 d 0.1
Revenues:
Freight ................................. $88 079 649 $685 078 579 3SS $120 272 975 OL16 587 415 $56 920 531 $60 138 877 $142 984 852 $127 952 094 $60 563 099 $56 601 185 $260 468 482 $244 692 156 6.4
Passenger ................................. 23152319 24 360 433 L~. 27065309 29557211 9099920 10318371 32353940 36966882 10365995 12773273 51819855 60058526 _13
Mail ...................................... 1592117 1 694 527 1945185 2056680 1187378 1208006 3094877 2857880 941153 949029 5223408 5 014915 4.
Express ................................... 2263592 1898744 2517487 2190273 2185605 1470467 4600190 3401472 1669966 1100494 8395761 5972433 40.6
All other operating revenues .............. 3463698 3400444 1.9 4 191 525 4 149 456 3 238 903 3 124498 6679005 6799 474 2 349 469 2570486 12267 377 12494 458 1.8
Railway operating revenues ............. 118 551 375 116 432 727 1.8 155 992 481 154 541 035 72572 337 76 260 219 189 712 864 177 977 802 75 889 682 73994 467 338 174 883 328 232 488 3.0
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ......... 14 514 320 14 752 875 1.6 18 807 653 19031557 12 618 285 11 509 261 24684 912 23 150605 10357 112 10034 862 47 660 309 44694 728 6.6
Depreciation ........................... 1080555 10345174q 1545997 1448723 1260258 1176822 1865392 1695511 766754 683300 3892404 3555 633 9.5
Retirements ............................ 81891 61067 34.1 124 583 85 858 135572 408 730 175590 411 311 25664 244273 336826 1064 314 68.4
Deferred maintenance -................... d. i6 d 98 909 4 47 406 99 907 172 478 d 1888 5 4 308 786 8 .-1 -A-
Amortization of defense projects ....... 192 798 131 034 47.1 339 189 251 272 3439 1532 953 73-376 509 84t0 X 5TU4 3 1 202 815 738 787 62.8
Equalization ........................... 548231 366653 49.5 769044 344 042 719048 754 275 d 141 30 263785 171694 a 137 852 749 712 880808 d 14.9
All other .............................. 12610 845 13 159 604d L& 16028 840 16901 662 10246669 9 133390 22099990 20370065 9 440 429 V 3377 43 41787088 38 840887 T7.
Maintenance of equipment .................. 19 371 879 17 623 548 26 840 129 24 738 614 14 437 780 13 308 015 31 641 802 300285 692 9 815 115 9 880 894 55 894 697 53 214 601 5.0
Depreciation ........................... 2182469 2154404 2.3 3577827 3525712 2035797 1959421 3501531 3304361 1234748 1227748 6772076 6491530 4.3
Retired s .......... ................ a 438 d 172 -1 6 1 9 768 7975
Deferred maintenance and major repairs 062 18 499 431 18735 85543 117 826 82
rtiatlon of defense projects 2 666718 2452586 .7 4 237 442 3619 511 5 98d 0 23.
Equalization ......................... 77 571 19 066 306.9 118707 48 731 8 549 7038 6011 1886 22 833 d 19 299 28 295 37 -
All other .............................. 14445 121 13017 492 11.0 18906 591 17 544660 1TU 4 T`4 9740530 23 818821 235107972 7 875 979 8 035 464 41 849014 4u 8 8 2.4
Traffic ................................... 1766445 1291508 36.8 2247463 1714938 1251390 1075112 2945420 2821776 1250688 1224982 5447498 5121870 6.4
Transportation-Rail line ................ 34425670 33251 205 3.5 44245215 41953 262 24 762 123 285536582 52496 606 50991092 20262607 20375 850 97 521 336 96 903524 .6
Transportation-Water line ........ 537 872 537 872 4L34I4
Miscellaneous operations................... 1259761 1613 023 O .6 1497360 192348, 769 649 902330 3014157? 154554 747 737 88208 4531543 499 092
General ................................... 2667 002 1969 152 3. 3480977 2 756 612 2017 041 1 907 009 3624 572 3617 016 1626 630 1 614 799 7 268 243 7 138 824 .
Railway operating expenses ............. 74005077 70501 311 5.0 97 118 797 92118 472 55 856 268 54 238 309 118 408 006 113 761 607 44 059 889 44 013 595 218 324 163 212 013 511 3.0
et revenue from railway operations .......... 44 546 298 45 951 416 4 0 58 873684 62 422563 16 716 069 22021910 71 304 858 64 216 195 31829793 29 980872 119 850720 116 218 977 3.1
Railway tax accruas ......................... 27883 201 28 070059 37782 862 39 5082188 9 680665 182486443 46678086 41605066 19006870 17047317 75359681 71138886 5.9
Payroll taxes ........................... 623417 624430 3426795 3662494 2075204 2076 347 4250752 3942277 1668151 1757746 7994107 7 776370 2.8
federal income .................. 21471315 21 784 315 1.4 29147 458 30755995 4925742 7650 529 37414 180 31873037 15 852 161 13790109 58192083 53313675 9.2
Allother taxes................ ............. 3788469 3661314--3 55208609 5083699 2679719 2759 567 5007154 5789752 1486558 1499462 9173431 10048781 d
Railway operating income ............... 16663 097 17 861 357 d 6,7 21090822 22920375 7035 404 9 5355467 24632772 22611129 12822 923 12933555 44491 099 45080151 L-1
1482507 202967146 6d 1957 870998 d 47 215964_3337461 2376_469 26 55 488__6482_189
Equipment rents-Dr. balance.................. 191 626 167 313 69759 33761 26 9 75 5836 65 4821 82
joint facility rent-Dr. balance ............. 33328 305 217 723 75 517 608 366 476 871 494 704 1 28 953 320 793
Net railway operating Income ........... 14 988964 15 664 33 0 ___.4a 20947044 21721072 7408 585 8 800271 21241 291 18665 302 9969 583 9 811 596 38619 459 37277169 3.6
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ...... 62.4 60.6 62.3 59.6 77.0 71.1 62.4 63.9 58.1 59.5 64.6 64.6


Dee lot atsluAe Boston &ad Albeu the revenues md xpenmse of which are included with lew Tork COteal
returns is Or t Lakes lc io.
/ Inacluades mes tax. sort, aad xuoess-profIts taz.


AM Derease., eflelt, or other reverse items.
:j IBilw opweratitg reviMas are after dednotion of $3,84.121 for March 1945. and $}.091.063 for MrNah 1924 to create a
rMerre for land great ledettoas tI dispute.








Statement No. M-100


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 133 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 136 Class I steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THREE MONTHS ENDED WITH MARCH, 1945 AND 1944


United States New England Region a/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
1945 19 4 erce19n 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 19 Ireaoe 1945 1944

Miles of road operated at close of month#*.... 228 544 228 840 0.1 6 563 6 593 25 562 25 591 23 887 23930 56 012 56114 0. 6 005 6 002
Rev.nes $94o3407o:$1921590
rei ht ................................... 1 718 877 129 1 696 813 931 1.3 50 340 521 $50 811 978 69 015 564 287 203 418 $322 522 708 25187 339 64878 593 663 202735 94 034 07 9259
Passenger ................................. 398 729 841 423 754 914d5 23 453 359 22 937965 51 632 596 57 104 510 87 055 604 86 448900 162 141 559 166 491 375 11 302 393 14 307 867
Mail ...................................... 31728404 30747808 3.160270 1091295 4252321 4152571 53137207 5015620 10549798 10259 486 3.046314 999 669
Express ................................... 40 546971 37076 085 9.4 1231 020 1538 576 5 713433 6008 710 5 391 244 50913496 123355697 12638 782 618821 791953
All other operating revenues. .............. 87586366 84613672 5.5 4001764 3 754753 155 85 72 15095894 19 129166 17566669 38 716 02 36417316 2161815 2252961
Railway operating revenues ............. 2 277 470 711 2 273 006 410 .2 60 186 734 80 134 567 346 199 286 369 565 103 439 235 929 439 310 024 865 621 949 889 009 694 d8 109 163 413 110 8274 040
Expenses: nd2145

Retirements ............................ 1 160 367 2 497 558 53.5 32 964 39 605 73 062 26161 11 160 344 432 729 266 370 73 55 6 89 986 62 439
Deferred maintenance................. d 83 22 20"d 189 1 0312d 41 6 4 1 69 319 d 85 1 74 289 1!26 93 4 26 147 608 -1

All other ............................. 242 395 200 234 639 369 3.3 9067955 9 158 600 36 428 016 35773930 39974090 40424 139 85 470041 85356 669 .2 9832 610 9932240
Maintenance of equipment ..................407 459 621 389 437 716 4.6 13 559 193 12 927 494 66 349439 64 890 806 85 949 038 86 385 492 165 857 670 164 203 792 1.0 22 3.76 138 20921 309
Depreciation ........................... 53 500 802 52 788 276 1.3 1 481 781 1 495 022 10 077 356 9 901 094 10 952449 10904 215 22 511 586 22 300 331 .9 4 187 691 4 121 700
Retirements -1 8-............................ d 19 429%1 9 0 2 2Id --.id9 14 S o -438 -
Deferred maintenance and major repairs d.-366 5 I -58 984 d 1- 16 -d 1@ 3618.5 45959618 3549605
Amortization of defense projects ....... 39 071 885 31.6 1 858 847 95781; 7 902 153 6 225 44 7 247 91 5 751 911 7U 12 935 175 4 295 66 3 9


TransportatonRail line.................757 403666 740297983 2.3 30 865 635 30 016 876 136 730 099 134664 055 175 42 17 0383 343 023 07 334 74 04 2.5 28 645 117 26 868 6
Transportation-Water line 8..............9 2 871 12.7- -3; 70 4 888 0
Miscellaneous operations .................... 26761 766 29 234 904 d1 262 981 1 140 682 3 933 559 3 837 267 5 491 563 5 3629915 10 688 103 10 340 864 5.4 704478 788 603
General ................................... 51 816 361 49893490 2250903 2196831 8779161 8 912 810 9 876 587 9 210283 20 906 651 20 319 924 2.9 2376471 2610 489
Railway operating expenses ............. 1 574 685640 1523540259 3.4 60077 129 58 374263 268 660934 262718 760 333 631 093 327 899 566 662 369 156 648 992 589 2.1 67 802210 64323 300
Net revenue from railway operations ........... 702 785 071 749 466 151 4dvi 20 109 605 21 760 304 77 538 552 106 846 343 105 604 836 111 410 458 203 252 793 2400017 105 L 41 361 203 45 950 740
Railway tax accruals ......... ................ 414 993 245 436 580 160 h 594061 8 362 423 37 468012 58 196785 55 854 162 56 106 260 101916 235 122 665 468 28 512290 31 732799
Pay-roll taxes ........................... 57376903 56764122 -a 2152865 2 202993 9912450 9780711 12202863 12266495 24268178 24250199 .1 2 330009 2557200
Federal income taxes 285 605 431 306 195 082 3 890542 1403547 13438 178 33772744 31225024 31 196 251 48 553 744 6837254 29 21936266 24924999
ll other tax.......... ::::: 72010911 73620956 2 550654 7583 14117384 1464330 12426275 12643 514 29094 313 30042 27 4 246015 4250600
Railway operating income ................287 791 826 312885991 d 8.0 11 515 5441 13 397 881 40070 340 48649558 49750674 55 304 198 1013336 558 117 351 637 ia1- 12 848913 14217941
Equipment rents-Dr. balance............ 33.1 653 205 36760 523 d_ 1, 3496 363 2 633 297 9 832 940 9 220 054 3 695 107 5 417 160 17 0244410 17 270 511 L. 4 49
Joint facility rent-Drbalance ........ 10075 536 10 059 913 1619 073 1 682 764 1 359 837 274973 2 007 660 1 991 860 4 986 570 4 94 9 59 7 4191& 73 474j63
Net railway operating income ........... 246063085 266065755 7.5 6 400108 9081 820 28 877 563 38154531 44047907 47 895 178 79 325578 95 131 529 A16- 16 879 888 17 331869

Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ...... 69.1 67.0 74.9 72.8 77.6 71.1 76.0 746 76.5 73.0 62.1 58.3

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

1945 1944 Percent! 1 194 1925 1951941945 1944 1945 19le 1945 1944 ienreane
549in7r0e 2 084 3.28 200


Miles of road operated at close of month# .....
Revenues:
Freight..................................
Passenger .................................
Mail o.....................................
Express .. ...............................
All other operating revenues .............
Railway operating revenues ............
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures .........
Depreciation ...........................
Ret Irements ...........................
Deferred maintenance ..................
Amortlzatlon of defense projects .......
Equalization ..........................
All other ...........................
Maintenance of equipment .................
Depreciation ..........................
Retireents .......................,
Deferred maintenance and mejor repairs
Amortizatlion of defense projects .......
Equalization ...........................
All other .............................
Traffic ..................................
Transportatilon--ail line .................
Transportation-Water line ...............
Mlscellaneous operations .................
General ....................**........
Railway operating expenses ...........
Net revenue from railway operations .........
Railway tax accruals ........................
Pay-roll tanes .....1....................
Federal incme taxes .. ................
All other taxes ..........................
Railway operating income ............
Equipment rents-Dr. balance ................
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance ...........
Net railway operating income ..........
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) .....


37 3287
$248 631 570
70262 506
4 580 605
5590486
10 533 933

339 599 100
41470246
3 209 834
148 711
621 277
2 868 592
34621 832
55 371 7382
6 547 499
d 4 a&9

7 819 726
136 556
40 872 800
5 203 8242
100 391 113
3 873 012
7 561 277

213 870 622
125 726478
78 149 761
7 642 948
59324464
111828 347
47 578 717
4419 533
610709

42 548475
63.0


37 386 6 _


6242 61 904
72 529 4S0
4 784 861
5 473 658
10034 276

335 434 169
39 565 779
3 110 214
190 914
3759 384
2083 458
33 6053 809
51 201 101
6 536 163

6 671832
66970
38026136
4614738
97661 096
4 129 793
6813153
203 783 660
151 648 ,09
79618 311
7 519 577
61 120 123
10978 811
52 030 198
5 3744 010
654 83
45 631905
60.8


1.2
5.3
3.2

65.5
37.7
3.0
8.1



103.9
7.5
12.8
S .8



4.9


43 332
6342 665 640
81 564 899
5 626 919
6 209 307
12 695 748

448 762 513
53935593
4 600 499
238 697
1 070 549
3571406
44454442
77 547 870
10 735 190

12 415 344
368 922
54 033 701
6 637901
129 036530
4 577490
9 937 748

281 672 832
167 089 681
106 662 051
9 9728 957
81 260 732
15 428 362

60 427 630

1 0304822

59428 363
62.8


43 388
6334 533 494
86 837 317
5 784 550
6 265 611
12287237

445708 809
51 194 416
4 367 249
253 353
721 517
2 514 248
43 538 049
72 122 410
10657 863

10 167 867
185 205
51 111 475
5 980 102
124 529 714

4 918 596
9 423 642
268 108 960
177 599 249
111 351 110
10076 577
86045 122
15 229 411
66 248 139
2155119
1129 246
62 963774
60.2


45 668
1164 594 200
27 104 965
3 434 339
5 398 415
9 690 518
210 222 437
33 776 803
3 749 529
359 568
778 760
2 803 126
26 352 08!
42 460 410
6 065 75


2 886
29693 119
3 682 094
73 540225
2 357 819
5 759913
161 577260
48 645 169
28048451
5 961 226
14 096 119
7 991 106
20 596 718

602 069
20 971 501
76.9


45 704
*169 756 231
28535 238
3 477 739
4 479 325
9 092 528

215 341 061
31 717 773
3 523 325
583 476
391 330
2 389 380
25260691
38 633775
5 894 168


20946
28 137 784
3 348 718
735265 697
2505 557
5548908

155 018 4288
60 322 633
33 951 831
5 899 305
19 755 925
8 296 601

26 370 802
702 780
624 614

25 043 408
78.0


54 926
$398 954 988
95 723 244
9 328 291
12 166 294
19 571 897
535 744 714
68 298 067
5 582 205
232 505
2 "156 6 U
176 090
60 243 098
92 547 268
10481 941


23 352
69 133 765
8 576 266
152 922 285
982
8 870 859
10490994
341 706 721
194 037 993
126 205484
12360423
98 906 316
14 938 745
67 832 509
8 696 372
2 005 471
57 130 666
63.8


54970
$366 418 413
105 104 731
8 463 753
10 273 514
19517 039

509 777 450
63 976 351
5 079 058
528 092
d 269153
1 682 185
55 626 224
86 364 480
10 264 985


21 686
66 762734
8 085 372
148 831 942
871
9 082 820
9 925 623

326 267 459
183 509 991
118 716 385
11 674 086
91 580 126
15 462 173
64 793 606
9 003 520
1 934 577
5,3 855 509
64.0


28 606
170 783 708
32 195 174
2 789 057
4437 258
6 913 901

217 11'9 098
28 757 803
2292 436
63227
d 349 22
493 817
25 875 556
29046403
3 706 327
9 768
88 081
1960 245
101 163
23 180 819
3685890
58 881 019
2267495
4 721 053
127 359 663
89759 435
52 161 024
4 814 119
42 788 520
4 558 385

37 598 411
6 940430
1451 004
29206 977
58.7


28 664
3.62 903 058
36 786 253
2 762 280
3418 853
7 299 552

213 169996
27523 860
2 044 502
399 122
283 370
175 099
24 877 736
28 113 259
3670929
345 549
1534999
15 253
22546 529
3 494 628
58 956 616
2 389 067
4 675 393

125 152 8283
88 017 173
49 895 366
4 865 955
40441 367
4 590 044
38121 801
7 628 392
1 421 879

29 071 535
58.7


129 200
(734 332 896
155 023 383
15 551 687
22 001 967
36 176 316

963 086 249

11 624 170


3 473 033
112 470 717
164 054 081
20 254 026
3 136
d -- 5 3.36

127 401
122 027 703
15 944 250
285 343 529
982
13 496 173
20 971 962
630 643 652
532 442 597
206 414959
23 135 768
155 790 955
27 488 236
126 027 638
14 659 950
4 058 544
107 309 144
65.5


I I I __ I __I_ I


129 338
$699 077 702
170426 222
14 703 772
18 171 692
35 909 119

938 288 507
123217984
10646 885
1 510 690

4 246 664
105 764 651
153 111 514
19 830 082


57885
117447 047
14928 718
281 054 255
871
13 975 444
20149 924

606 438 710
331 849 797
202 563 582
22 437 546
151 777 4.8
28 348 818
129 286 8215
17 334 693
3 981 070

107 970 452
64.6


5.0

21.1
.7

2.6
6.2
9.2
a 56.6
65.5
6.3
7.1
2.1

37.8
120.1
3.9
6.8
1.5
12.7
4.1
4.0
.2
1.9
3.1
2.6
a 3.0
A 2.5
15.4

d .6


1i GOFRMEN HINTING OFFICE 1944-0-597252


# represents n aerge oof the Mlege report at the oloe of essh *math itthi the period.
SDose not 1tala 01 osti n & Altbem. the revenues Md expenses of htieh are llat. tlth w York Centrnl
e*nmaas in eat 5kes B oiesm.


SIalIte income tan. surtax, and enes-proflts tian.
g Dcreome deficit, or other revere items.
f o1r operating rMn as are after "dnaotion of $10,019,207, for the three m onthe amld with March 1945
an "9,66(,074 for the thrue months ended ith March 1944 to ornate a reserve for la grant adeductions in dispute.


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OP TRAMUPORT COOMIoC AND frWATmC11
I


Statement No. M-100
APRIL 195


UIN- i V. 0 FL LI.






U. S. ; y


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 133 monthly reports of revenues ad expense representing 136 Clas I steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR Te MoMB or APRIL, 194 A M 1944

It United States New England Region A/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
ie_____se__1_____ ee 1945 194 1945 1944 1945 5 44 19459inreare 19t 19.9
Miles ofroadoperatedatcloseofmonth ..... 228529 228 765 d.0,1 6 563 6 593 25 562 2559 23880 23934 56 005 56 116 6 011 6 002
Revenues ___9____0
Freight ...................................6J594 3142285 $5615092 693 5.9 $8308 768 $16 871 798 $95 5250083 693082 741 $116 042 266 5 10709 586 $229 876 117 $220664 125 4.2 $32044808 630634 506
Passenger................................. 129 202 322 146 592 258 d1 .9 8313522 8146792 16 737679 18134529 28 483482 30844 716 53 514 683 57 126 0374"a4 874760
Express ................................... 1418773 10437 113 361 785 385 8248 1498509 1431680 1683206 1637857 3543500 3454785 367572 349790
Express ................................... 14 148 773 11544454 22.6 409650 455428 1885165 18416200 1598582 1624247 3893397 392129 5L.4. 200829 238594
All other operating revenues ............. 30663273 29867627 2.7 1377 679 1276749 5283347 4963249 6597322 6398464 13258 348 12638462 788251 843766
Railway operating revenues ............. / 778 985 436 e/759 534 145 2.6 28771 404 27 136 015 120 929 783 119 453 819 154404 858 151 214 670 304 106 045 297 804 704 2.1 36 858806 36 941416
Expenses:
Maintenance ofway and structures.........106005883 102111481 3.8 3712940 3880669 15764881 16096852 17947675 18931079 37425496 38908600 4368456 3964852
Depreciation ...................... 1783624 8821732 10.9 448039 413972 1663900 1441823 2150775 1951362 4262714 3807157 464386 422 000
Retirempents ne ................... ........ 699 024 190279308 6718175 24119 3894 111073 91109 235382 135178 370574 A 20036 6 569





aDeflway operatint expenancses ............. 531689106 509003803 4.5 19-59009 1870819 88781784 86 047551 11 395463 109 160840 028356 13 .916530 .0 8693537 2179037-
Amortization of defense projects .1094 1444169 48.8 5351 5351 124:3 d
218....... 7 32 251 444169 48.8 53512 953-9 80 9 67 501 5104710837 124095 644434 4845007 33-1 15026;5 118275"
Equaliation ......ncome ............... 10...... 658081 860403 d 23.5 36491 6 2476 d 54567 1606 26351490 456483 44 808301 12.6 4 51063428 5 0819642
All other...............................93333985 90740852 28 3378421 485 L 5 16109043465 367 L 4700 -
Maintenance of equipment "136 975691 129704 353 5.6 4 559479 4118154 22326255 21008352 29344786 29122734 56230520 54249240 77380956 7064961
Net raty operation ncome ....................... 91904179 80 89670938 .5 3686033137 .8 492575867 4 6 149414547033 115330467281 3717455 373469024 7581557 790532468 10.7 1393314 13594610
Retiro of expenses .................o revenues percent.... .. 7 -3 68.9 73. 72 72.2 1 61.6 5745
Deferredmaintennce andjorrepairs 5 19d 19 1 126019 1944194519442 5601945194456cen




















files of road operated at close of month ..... 37 318 37a382 0.8 43389 20 14 ----------Increase
Amortization of defense projects 7 13 726 880 29.0 658 882 356 945 2 740 016 2 113 534 5 2041 424 9 3 51 903 31.3 1 599 544 1 207 760
Equalization ............................ 59 192 15903 160 45669 45685 545 54968 601 6568 189195 19 65
Allother.............. 101474444 98302627 3407570 3266662 1 062 60 170 1 21 2 1 1 48 62824 72617










Al9 30:6.......1:::::::::::::6 33::::::::060 15580221 23 1297g79 233 316 O 42 4 27 5349 42 8 1304 7 1.4 45325274 43898974
Traffic ................................. 311895757 110358295 7.8 27255 268394 191207 1784653 2066 168 61987 989 425080 4041036 5.2 4 74189 432685
TraEpens portation-Railline............ 250338423 239872296 4.4 9671357 9333584 442403 77469 43069849 581362784965 54453219 112044701 106836652 4.9 9349666 8813463
Transportation-Water line ................ 13 308 6 95.8 -
iscellaneous operations .................... 19476538 198430133 3 396901 385141 1290 259 1 285456 1730755 1 71 2 081 3417915 3388678 .9 232826 050 7.82
General................................... 16996801 16436937 136.8 746277 722197 2944953 280289 3173114 2967738 686434 4 68149 2324 5.7 887450 8496524
Railway operating expeses.......... 531689106 509003803 4.5 19359009 18708139 88478784 86047551 112395 463 109 160840 220233256 213916 530 30 22693537 21 79037
Net revenue fronmrailway operations ....... 7296 330 2501530342 9 412 395 8 427 876 32450 999 3! 406 268 42009 395 42054 03 8 83888 174 S 14 156 15-562a379
Railway tax accruals ......................... 138553844 144022528 14 4047479 3393140 13457904 17884193 20403123 21802540 37908508 430794873 91654841 10480415
Pay-roll taxes ............................ 19212397 19258 689 743221 757 865 0 25814 4 1 328020 4050367 3940 004 8051746 9588 9 0 765424 766932
ayrllothtaxes ......................... .... 620 9724982 257676 115 66 5 2480 3 4 9677501 1071 0287 12991 249 9 18628160 2498 259 44 24 08 495983 8292055
edra non t......4.............2.....3 2 2141153 2 3 58719549 4968 672 56425469 4 871 287 11 228 600 10755 725 1 393 434 1 421 428
Railway operation income ...............108742 486 106507814 21 5364916 5034736 18993095 15522075 21606 27 20251490 45964283 40808301 12.6 4510428 5081 964
Equipment rents-Dr balance ................ 13393740 13264531 1.0 9411536664 89 140 43243590 31549273 2461 541 22184353 79028795 626376 26.2919 18 205950308 .
oit facility oprerint-r.lnce ............... 15011443766 16 65723 44 562219 5688510 5231472 521 521 6701042 664 036 1755733 175 4067 156644 444 157727
Net railway operating income ........... 91973045980 89670938 2.5 3686033 3575086 14145033 11846528 18474689 1705369101 36305755 32790468 107 5852644 5923521
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ...... 648.3 67.0 67.3 68.92 9 6872.0 72.8 72.2 72.4 71.8 61.6 57.9
Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
in__ _ass_1945191 1944 n 19", 19"14 19115 19444 19"5 1194 19 1919194 nPercent
Miles of road operated at close of month ..... 37 318 37 382 d 0.2 43 329 43i384 45
Revenues:438 45669 45685 54925 54962 28601 28618 229195 129265
Freight................................... 182069 848 $79 171 239 3.7 $114 114 656 6109 805 745 3 1 000466 260 177 254 $132127 459 $116042114 657195 591 $54 403 455 0250 323 512$ 230622823 8.5
Passenger.................................. 21 965 261 25 001 711 12 1 25 422 607 29 876 471 81877360 906 337 31811 307 36 585 976 556 365 13097437 502032
Mail.......................................1534418 7254959L H. 1901990 2075285 1 48695 1157265 3047423 2819612 1015175 930166 5211293 4907043
Exprens.................................... 1 987908 1634955 2188737 1873549 2002463 1447482 4441.558 3317877 1622 618 984 251 8 066 639 5749 610 40.3
All other operating revenuens................3350169 3365894 d Z 4138420 4209660 4440104 3717518 6409037 6841955 2417364 2460032 13266505 13019505 1.9
Railway operating revenues..............110 907 604 110 899 294 147 766 410 147 840 710 77 469084 76 405 856 177 836 784 165 607 534 71807 113 71875 341 327 112 981 313 888 731 4.2
Maintenance of way and structures ..........14686381 13042979 12.6 19054837 17007831 13686107 11770195 25495967 23988566 10343476 10436289 49525550 46195050 7.2
Depreciation............................ 1 165 132 1 037 007 12.4 1 629 518 1 459 007 1 258 606 1 177 100 1a858s962 1697 143 773 824 681 325 3891 392 3555 568 9.4
Retirements............... ............. 203 313 85 862 136.8 223 349 92431 200122 171627 89633 230377 50742 162299 340497 564303
Deferred maintenance ............... 5486.43533 4d943223 L[ L 0i : 8 4 Aa
AmJortiLation of defense projects 223 589 127 853 749 373 854 246 110 ; --- 09272 757 7 449110 2013T4 10-670 1130034 714 052 58.3
Equalization ............................544 189 248 431 119.1 377 826 168 009 461121 132981 3361936 605 717 449024 242127 320 839 980825
All other .............................. 12550158 11543826 8.7 16450290 15042 274 6-12 6J S6"7 10662 739 22546782 21073'255 9081 959 9252978 44264 108 40988972
Maintenance of equipment .................. 18 598 620 17 248 727 7.8 25 979 576 24 313 688 14 2421483 122875 740 30829 732 28623175 9693 380 9642 510 54 765595 51 141 425 7.1
Deprec~ation ........................... 2185150 2141153 2.1 3578464 3535763 2027551 2014667 3507394 3460062 1237289 1237402 6772234 6712131 .9
Retirements ........................... d-3-513" d 3 513 4[d 003 q 33339 7 4s1
Deferred maintenance and major repairs 2 694 278 2410.6 49382 34322 L -143441.9 842i 34519, d 183Jd 26.75A
Amortization of defense projects ....... 927435 46)0'4293 821 3643 220 T W4 01 l 7779; -8W 9W3 9 321 Bm i 653015 542563 7 492 -F1757175 34.5
Equalization ........................... 19 142 9 308 105.7 81 966 81 925 6 252 4d 17796 d 80 26 17363 55265 4 4-'U 53491
All other .............................. 13703563 12662806 8.2 18028837 17052780 10026,45i -9314979 ZZme ea 09-7-777285 7772761 4"691-9--390668Soo 4-i
Traffic ................................... 1751765 1468184 19.3 2225954 1894469 1 s24368 1178297 2872115 2700502 1223040 1220991 5419523 5099790* 6.3
Transportation--Rail lie ................. 5304 52 256 91842471 970 41 050 381 2459081 24054327 51146305 48372628 20084634 19 558 308 95821 752 91985 263 4.2
Transportation-Water line ................ 13 308 13 8
Miscellaneous operations.................. 12493752 1658705 76477 819 894 30o35o307 3157 548 764 818308; 4564871 4795705
Gener'al22................................. 2423128 2362239 331o578 3211891 186481 1851073 3353499 3397735 1603 562 1483914 6821879 6732722
Railway operating expenses ......I....... 71 843 130 67757 928 6.0 94 536 667 89 136 965 56 473L35 52 549 526 116 732 938 110240 462 43712 886 43 160320 216 919 183 205950308 5.3
39064474 43141368 d 53229743 58703745 20 995172 23856330 41103846 55367072 28094227 28715021 1101935798 107938 423 2.1
et revenue from railway operations..............24 053 343 26 467 922 33 708 184 36 948 337 10 091824 0 5 40934a28 36289867 15964077 16598546 6693714 63994318 46
Railway tax accruals............................2550077 2561033 3315501 3327965 2058g90o .112005 40548144092 4043986 164207 1685 678459150 699483518 4
Federal income.taxes......................17771502 20075 066 25267485 28367121 50190'03 5819937 31858487 27427285 128283051 13488023 49705570 467352455.4
All other taxes ...........................512519 5253251 294031 2945263 4952249 4818617 1493875 1500358 9386434 9264238 1.3
Railway-operat ingincome ............... 15011131 16673444 d1.0.0 19521559 21755408 10977471 12750425 20149018 19077205 12130150 12116475 43256644 43944105
Equipmentents-Dr.20317372b4 .................21-6 3 7 29812 3130998 2758135 2460177 2677377 4969868 5765 324 "21A
Joint facilityrents-Dr. balance ..................248 938 236 384 417 382 394 111 15'04 268 609 543856 613 333 571741 542225 1270651 1 424167

Metnailway operate ing income ........... 12730456 142023356d 0-4 18583100 20125856 11443,729 12152004 16474164 15705737 9098232 8896873 37016125 36754614 .7
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ...... 64.8 61.1 64.0 60.3 72,9 68.8 65.6 66.6 60.9 60.0 66.3 65.6


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Statement No. M-100


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND TATISUCS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 133 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 136 Class I steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
ol FOR OO MorTS U oED ITh APRIL, 1945 AND 1944

United States New England Region g/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
1945 1944 increase 1945 1944 1945 19" 1945 1944 194" 1944 increa1ent 195 19
Miles of road operated at close of month#..... 228 540 228 823 d 0.1 6 563 6 593 25 562 25 590 23 883 23932 56 008 56 115 6 007 6 002
Revenues:
Freight ...............................$ 2 313 191 413 2 257 906 624 2.4 $68 649 089 $67 68S 776 $364 540647 $380286 159 $438 564 974 $435 896 925 $871754710 6883 866 860 1.4 126 078 878 $122 556 096
Passenger ................................. 527 932 164 570 347 172 & 74 31 766 881 31084757 68370275 75 239 039 115 539 087 117 293 616 215 676 243 223 617 412 14 759 739 19182627
Mail ..................................... 42385185 41184921 1522055 1476 543 5750830 5584251 6820412 6653477 14093297 13714271 8 413886 1 349459
Express ................................... 54695744 48620540 12.5 1640670 1994004 7598598 7850330 6989826 6715744 16229094 16560078 a 819650 1030547
All other operating revenues .............. 118 251 641 114 481 299 3.3. 5 379443 5 031 502 20 868 719 20059 143 25 726 488 23 965 133 51 974 650 49 055 778 6.0 2 950 066 3 096 727
Railway operating revenues ............. /3 056 45 147 032 540 556 .8 108 958138 107270582 467 129069 489 018 922 593 640787 590524 895 1 169727994 1186814 399 1.4 146 022219 147215 456
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ......... 400 201 553 384 145 678 4.2 14 938 744 15 107 691 63 054 900 61 392 139 68 859 255 70030 567 146 852 899 146 530 397 .2 16 833 803 15 793 489
Depreciation ........................... 38733242 35262 287 9.8 1 792046 1652 567 6 596 810 5750 472 8 598 807 7830539 16987 663 15233 578 11.5 1 855051 1679 035
Retirements ............................ 1 859 391 3 524 866 6 4 72 41 139 63 724 108 956 372 254 251453 668 111 401 548 1 104 089 4 63.6 110 022 69 008
Deferred maintenance ..................6d 1 4S9-2 3- s 1 ARA 1-43 1 1 05 9 d7f LA0-2. d .321921 -
Amortization of defense projects ....... 475 715 5542 233 52.9 21404 21 404 55 18 2098 2J 20128 59- 5 3 15 2 583 601 1855909 39.2 599537 46490
Equalization .................16 856 394 16 322 214 3.3 657 799 766 840 5 719 806 4 267 117 2 755 685 3 578 51.1 9 113 290 8 612 468 5.8 536 451 150 368
All other .........................3.....35729 184 325 380221 3.2 12446356 12603156 50273 294 50909937 553 69977 56 533 181 118 089 627 120046 274 13732742 13430688
Maintenance of equipment............ ........544435 313 519 142 070 4.9 18118672 17045 648 88 675 694 85 899 158 115 293 822 115 508 227 222 088 188 218 455 033 .7 29 557094 27986270
Depreciation ........................... 71433058 70569 413 1.2 1 974648 1989 569 13448 591 13 205 766 14 669 904 14638 239 30 093 143 29 833 574 .9 5 581 005 5 516 310
Retirements ........................... .. 19 .. t L3 08=2 d 0 2d 5 1 d-i 43R
Deferred maintenance and major repairs.d d -0.4052 .- 11544 ;d 10;100 10-111 544 -;-
Amortization of deenseprojects.....epi. 69 43 48 52 798 764 31.0 2517729 1314763 10642 151 8 338 980 7 0 00 7795 334 22 934 566 17 447 077 31.5 6 195 162 4 803795
Equalization ........................... 554757 425 443 30.4 394 d 20 86 15283 6363 31 654 2. ?099 46937 295 190 190 852
All other .......................... 403 884 018 395 792 002 2.0 13 628 983 13741 316 64 619 825 64 327 585 90 852969 93045 000 16 101777 171 113 901 LJ 17486 175 17475 313
Traffic ................................... 46 943 331 43 676 394 7.5 1 184 668 1 133752 7 490 714 6 903 188 8 040 321 7 796 294 16 715703 15 833 234 5.6 1 908 848 1731729
Transportation--ail line................ 1 007 742 088 980 170 279 2.8 40 536 992 39 350 460 180 970478 177 733 904 233 561 138 224 466 302 455 068 608 441 550 666 3.1 37 994 783 35682 081
Transportation-Water line ................ 995 1 179 -
Miscellaneous operations ............ 38 238 304 39 078 037- 1 659 882 1 525 823 5 223 818 5 122 723 7 222 318 7080996 14 106 018 13729 542 2.7 937 298 1 048 627
General ................................... 68813 161 66330426 2997180 2 919 028 11724114 11715199 13049701 12178021 27770995 26812248 3.6 3263921 3460141
Railway operating expenses ............. 2 106 374 745 2 032 544 063 3.6 79436 158 77082 402 357 139 718 348 766 311 446 026 555 437 060 407 882 602 411 862 909 120 2.3 90495747 85 702 337
Net revenue from railway operations...........950081402 999996493 6 5.0 29522000 30188180 109989351 140252611 147614232 153464488 287125583 323905 279 L 55526472 61513119
Railway ta accruals .........................551 660 816 582 606 637 a3T 12 641 540 11755 563 50925916 76080978 74 371 012 79 912 749 137 938 468 167749 290 38 167 131 42213S214
Pyaccl es............................ 76 589 300 76022 812 7 2 896 086 2960858 13 170 608 13 018 731 16 253230 16 206 500 32 319 924 32 186 089 3095433 3324132
Pay-roll tas ......................... 375 961 065 407 144 477 d .7 6 328218 5 123 056 18 918 375 43 450 245 38 689 730 45 646 270 63 936 323 94 219 571 d 32.1 29 432 249 33 217 054
A other taxes ..................... .. 99110451 99439 348 3417236 3671649 18836933 19612002 19428052 18059979 41682221 41343630-* 5639449 5672028

Railway operating income ............... 398420 586 417 389 856 4.5. 16 880460 18432 617 59063435 64171 633 73243220 73 551739 149187115 156 155 989 4.5A 17 359 341 19 299 905
Equipment rents-Dr. balance ................. 45046944 50024854 d 10.0 4613027 3524437 14157530 12374327 6156647 76355313 24927204 23534277 5.9 4. OKI 3L.A. &h Ba 173
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance. ............. 13 519 304 13 632 258 2 101 292 2251 274 1 883 3Q9 1 796 494 2 677 704 2655 896 6 742 305 6703 664 .6 588 157d 632 690
Net railway operating income ........... 339 854 338 353 732 744 a .39 10086 141 12656 906 43 022 596 50 000 812 54 408 869 63 260 330 117 517 606 125 918 048 a 22 732 532 23255 390
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ...... 68.9 67.0 72.9 71.9 76.5 71.3 75.1 74.0 75.5 72.7 62.0 58.82

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
1945 ~ 194 Per 1945ent 1944 1945 1941 191 149 1945 19 1945 1944 Percent
increase __05_19_ _19_5_increanse
Miles of road operated at close of month#..... 37 325 37 385 4 0.2 43 332 43387 45 669 45 700 54926 54968 28 605 28 653 129 200 129 321 A 0.1
Revenues:
Freight ................................... 330 701 418 $321783 143 2.8 $456 780 296 $444 339 239 $225 594 662 229 933 485 $531 082447 $482 460 527 $227 979 298 217 306 513 $984 656 407 $929 700 525 5.9
Passenger ................................. 92227767 97531161 4.4 106 987 506 116 713788 35 982325 38441575 127 534 551 141690707 41751 539 49 685 690 205268415 230015972 IL18
Mail ...................................... 6115023 6 510 376 1 7528909 7859835 4 583034 4635004 12375714 11283365 3804231 3692 446 20762979 19610815 .
Express ................................... 7 578 394 7 108 613 8 398 044 8 139 160 7 400 87 5 926 807 16 607 852 13 591 391 6 059 876 4403 104 30068 606 23 921 302 25.7
All other operating revenues .............. 13 884 102 13 400 170 3.6 16 834 168 16 496 897 14 130622 12 810 046 25 980 934 26 358 994 9 331 267 9 759 584 49442 823 48 928 624 1.1
Railway operating revenues ............. 450506 704 446 333 463 .9 596 528923 593 548919 287 691521 291746917 713581498 675 384984 288 926211 285045337 1 290199230 1252177238 3.0
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ......... 56 156626 52408 758 7.2 72990429 68202247 47462912 43487968 93794034 87964917 39101279 37960149 180358225 169413 034 6.5
Depreciation ........................... 4 374966 4147 221 5.5 6230017 5826256 5 008 13 4700425 7441167 6 776 20. 3066260 2725827 15515562 14202 453 9.2
Retirements ............................ 52 024 276 776 27.2 462 046 345 784 559 690 755103 322 138 758 469 113 969 561 421 995 797 2 074 993 5
Deferred maintenance ...................:- 6- d d j .5418 953d 316A 0 .00 d 4 314 S 6 d -d612 -.751f968 2 29174 3.
Amortization of defense projects 844 865 503 237 67.9 1444402 967 627 00 3 550 a 2 1 779 O55 502153 389040 444 2 2718697 63.6
Equalization ........................... 3412781 2331889 46.4 3 949232 2482257 2338005 2522 361 513026 2287902 942841 417226 3793872 5227 489 L 274
All other .............................. 47 171 990 45149635 4.5 60904732 58580323 38987450 35923430 82789880 76699480 34 957495 34130714 156 734 825 146753 624 .-
Maintenance of equipment ................. 73 970 354 68 449 828 8.1 103 527448 96436 098 56 702 89 51 509 515 123 377000 114987 655 387539784 37755769 218 819677 204252939 7.1
Depreciation........................... 8 732 650 8 677 316 .6 14 313 655 14 193 626 8 093 30 7 908 835 13 989 335 13725 047 4 943 616 4 908 331 27 026 260 26 542 213 1.8
Retirements8............................ A a 6d8 6 800 8716 97 8 9 768 a9 -
Deferred maintenance sand major repairs al l f014870 96509
Amortization of defense projects....... 10514004 9007292 16.7 16 709 166 13811087 9 231S687. 1758U3lD47 .aE 3 T 2613 260 2077562 290 6 21540600 37.0
Equalization ........................... .155698 76 278 104.1 450888 267 130 2886 27 198 5556 13660 118526 70518 126968 111 376 14.0
All other ........................... 54 576 364 50688 942 7.7 72 062 539 68 164 255 39719574 37452 763 92 042 023 88 741793 30958 105 30319 890 1682 719 702 156 513 8 6 4.0
Traffic .....r ......................... 6 955 007 6 082 923 14.3 8 863 855 7 814 652 5 00646 4 527 015 11448 381 10785 874 4 908 930 4715619 21 563 773 20 028 508 6.7
Transportation-Rail line................. 133 513 417 129 898 014 2.8 171 508 200 165 580 095 98 131038 97 320 024 204 068 590 197 204 570 78 965 652 78 514 984 381 165 280 373 039 518 2.2
iscellpoanertation-Waterations ................ 5133943 5528674 7 6071 241 6 577 301 3122 312258 3 38345 11 906166 12 240 368 3 032 290 3 P073 75 18 061045 18 771 194
general ................................... 9984405 9175 391 13 248 326 12635 532 7 624 733 7399981 13 844493 13383358 6324614 6 159 307 27793840 26882 646 3.
Railway operating expenses ............. 285713752 271543 588 5.2 376209499 357245925 218 050 627 207567954 458439659 436 507 921 171072545 168 313 143 847 562 835 812389 018 4.3
et revenue from railwaoperations 164792952 174789875 7 220319424 236302994 69640894 84178963 255141839 238 877063 117 85366 116732194 442636395 439788220 .6
Net revenue from railway operations ..........102 203 104 106 086 233 140 370235 148 299 447 38 066 700 45 057 736 167 160 312 155 006 252 68 125 101 6649912 273 352 113 266 557 900 2.5
Railway tax accruals......................... 10 193 025 10080 410 13 288458 13 404 542 8 020133 8240 010 16 504 515 15718 051 6456 27 6.474120 30 980 918 30 432 181 1.8
Pay-roll taxes ............................77095968 81 195 189 4 106528217 114412243 19 115 151 25 575 862 130764803 119007411 55616571 53929390 205496585 198512663 3.5
All otherainaxe ........................... 14 914 11.1 14 810 634 20 553 560 20482 662 10931416 11 241864 19 890994 20280790 6 052260 6090402 36 874670 37 613 056 4...

Railway operating income ............... 62 589 848 68 703 642 d 8.9 79 949 189 88003 547 31 5Y4 194 39 121 227 87 981 527 83 870 811 49728 561 50238 82 169 284 282 173 830 320 L--8
Equipment rents-Dr. balance.................. 6451 269 7978735 19. 489 921 3390560 d 14_08Jl18 1032592 11827370 11761655 9400600 10305770 19629819 23100017 1.
Joint facility rent-Dr balance............. 859 648 890 667 3.5 1447805 1 523 357 57 12- 8932283 25493287 2547910 2022744 1964104 5329194 5405 8237
Net railway operating income ........... 55 278 931 59 834 240 7.6 78 011 463 83 089 630 32415230 37 195 418 73 604 830 69561 246 38 305 20 37 968 408 144 325 269 144 725 066 .a
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ...... 63.4 60.8 63.1 60.2 75.8 71.1 64.2 64.6 59.2 59.0 65.7 64.9


T ep essmsa ans era geof the mileage reported at the close of each month within the erio4d.
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U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE


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Subject to r vision

Subject to revision


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA



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Statement No. M-100
MAY 1945


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

Compiled from 133 monthly report of revenue and expen ep-enting 136 Clam I stenm railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FPOR THE MONTH OP MAY, 19' AND 1944


UN!V.OPFLit"








J.S. DEPOMTORY


New England Region A/


Great Lakes Region


Central Eastern Region


Eastern District


Pocahontas Region


r i.. -1- ,- 4 I ___ -L ______ -


____1945 319h44l ror


Miles of road operated at close of month.
Revenues:
Freight..............................
Passenger............................
Mail .....................................
Express ..;................................
All other operating revenues.............
Railway operating revenues .............
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ........
Depreciation.......................
Retirements ...........................
Deferred maintenance ...... ............
Amortization of defense projects ....
Equalization......................
All other.........................
Maintenance of equipment .................
Depreciation ........................
Ret irements ... ....................
Deferred maintenance and major repairs .
Amortization of defense projects .......
Equalization.......................
All other ........................
Traffic ..................................
Transportation--Rail line.................
Transportation-Water line................
Miscellaneous operations..................
General ...................................

Railway operating expenses...........
Net revenue from railway operations ........
Railway tax accruals.....................
Pay-roll taxes ............................
Federal income taxes .....................
All other taxes ..........................

Railway operating income...............
Equipment rents-Dr. balance................
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance... ........
Net railway operating income ...........

Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ......


Item


Miles of road operated at closetof month .....
Revenues:
Freight ...................................
Passenger .................................
Mail ......................................
Express ..............................
All other operating revenues ...............
Railway operating revenues ...........
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures .........
Depreciation ..........................
Retirements ..............,I.............
Deferred maintenance ...................
Amortization of defense projects .......
Equalization .......................
All other .........................
Maintenance of equipment ..................
Depreciation .......................
Retirements ... .......................
Deferred maintenance and major repairs .
Amortization of defense projects .......
Equalizat ion...........................
All other .............................
Traffic ........................
Transportation-Rail line .................
Transportation-Water line ................
Miscellaneous operations ...............
General .................................
Railway operating expenses ...........
Net revenue from railway operations ..........
Railway tax accruals .........................
Pay-roll taxes ...........................
Federal income taxes ..............,......
All other taxes ..........................

Railway operating income ...............

Equipment rents-Dr, balance ................
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance ............
Net railway operating income ...........
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ......


228 528

$626 427 193
138 934 755
10 537 694
14 587 319
32 5:37 645
2/ 823 024 606
111 399 454
9 771 641
853 364
8 666 481


2 217 682
660 4486


99 883 696
140 811 518
17 982 337
i 1h6 960 &


17 60U U48
100 073
105 263 260
12014 745
256 339 599
130
9 807 836
17 290 467
547 663 749
275 360 857
158 282 321
19 726 509
112 499 335
26 056 477
117 078 536
13 702 012
3 450 533

99 925 991
66.5


228 698
$600 068 677
150066 455
10 426 418
11 994 264
31 499 808
2/ 804 055 622
109 958 452
8 824 048
2 105 990
d 791 4A 5


1 709 33 0
i9 1 RnA


100 029 129
134 356 641
17 932 207
2 328
222 879


13 717 412
5 471
102 922 102
11 276 19C
244 755 639
822
9 827 307
16 592 202
526 767 253
277 288 369
161 008 019
19 401 445
115 480453
26 126 121
116 280 350

13 373 324
3 731 681
99 175 345

65.5


4.4
1.1
21.6
3.3
2.4
1.3
10.7
d 59.5
29.7


.3


29.0
2.3
6.5
4.7

4.2
4.0





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2.5

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Percent


i -s! '1949 5y. _441451y9 '44 [ 945 nrease4 1945 I 19*4


6 56.
$16 004 276
8 324 220
389 814
508 363
1 470 516

26 697 189
4 176 730
446 260
12 538
5 35"1

4 549 841
484 710

686 618
d 98
292 591
9 557 271
409 749
743 554
19 731 736

6 965 453
2 805 364
684 520
1 265 755
855 089
4 160 089

793 568
542 719
2 823 802
73.9


4 1 _______ 1 ___ 4 ______ 1


Southern Region


6 583
$17 565 599
8 532 488
387 873
453 608
1 361 787
28 301 355
4 161 172
413 437
57 722
5 351
392563
4 161 657
493 719

361 184
3 306 754
'263 670
S9 325 390
414 638
733 864
19 060 391
9 240 964
3 724 989
724 815
2 085 360
914 814
5 515 975
776 279
557 650
4 182 046
67.3


Southern District


25 562
694 858 542
18 459 404
1 551 090
2048 476
5 659 640
122 577 152
16 402 323
1 654 343
90 485
d 152 826
d 318 846
22 772 742
3 374 993
a 7620

2793 767
77
16 611 525
1 870 412
44. 337 611
1 373 105
2 938 602
89 694 795
32 882 357
14 532 981
3 319 500
6 416 939
4 796 542

18 349 376

3055 528
554 579
14 739 269

73.2


25 589
099397 668
20144 457
1 429 896
1 815 690
5 499 913
128 287 624






22 800 130
3320 356

2 395
2 130 8204





2908 299
88 200 297
40 087 327
2 297 813
31337 108
15070 976
4889 729
16 789 514

2879 122
484 373
13 426 019
68.8


I IL


Northwestern Rion


23 8480
$115 934 165
30 524 265
1 657 620
1 834 624
7 201 578
157 152 252
18 923 013
2 1533 543
116 181
d 68 245


29 746 917
3 751 035

2 467 822
2 617
23 525 443
2143 366
57 871 596
1 792 898
3 116 470
113 594 260
43 557 992
22 264 141
4 102 272
12 244 548
5 917 321
21 293 851
2 335 268
645 728
18 312 855
72.3


23 932
$117 221 380
31 416 958
1 674 140
1 668 509
6 670 172
158 651 159
20 178 715
1 952 747
527 721
d 17021
17 41 87

30 015 770
3768 016
2 328
2 021 547
16 277
24 207 602
1993 272
55989 200
1 799 445
2 976 950
112 953 352
45 697 807
24 003 999
4 029 509
14 572 898
5 401 592

21 693 808
2 384 184
639 026
18 670 598
71.2


Central Western Region


56 005
$226 796 983
57 307 889
3 598 524
4 391 463
14 331 734
306 426 593
39 504 066
4 254 146
219 204
d 221 071
837 768
35 94 703
57 069 500
7 610 738
d 7620

5 948 207
2 596
43 515 579
4 306 369
111 766 478
3 575 752
6 798 626
223 020 791
83 405 802
39 602 486
8 106 292
19 927 242
11 568 952

43 803 316
6 184 364
1 743 026

35 875 926
72.8


56 104
$234 184 647
60093 903
3 491 909
3 937 807
13 531 872
315 240 138
40745 446
3 804 155
885 275
523 O47
d S 1 662 691
37 340 255
56 377 557
7 582 091
2 328
2 395
4 512 935
19 827
44 257 981
4 063 621
108 910 499
3 497 804
6 619 113
220 214 040
95 026 098
51 026 801
8 091 432
31 729 234
11 206 135
43 999 297
6 039 585
1681 049

36 278 663

69.9


Southwestern Region


d 0.2



11.5
5.9

d 2.8

S3.0
d7 5.,
21.9

d 4.9
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31.8
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2.2
2.7

1.3
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d .4
2.4
3.7
a 1.1


6 012
632 599 623
3 700 869
316 277
256 864
915 37
37 789 070
4 517 450
468 107
14 970
150 513

8 243 085
1 397 044
d 31 697
1 614 985
74 670
5 188 083
472 911
9 729 631

237 604
810 510
24 011 191
13 777 879
8 936 362
816 568
6 735 300
1 384 494
4 841 517
d 1 -66 085
13i 96
6 071 806

63.5

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T in..- .1 r t ,- 4 .1 I ________________ ________________ ________


recent
increase.


19Q4i


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increase


37 317
085 402 390
21 335 347
1 531 871
2 006 637
3 543 227
113 819 472
15 204 932
1,093 129
107 040
217 762
428 009
13 358 992
19 194 076
2192 346
976
2 724 451
4 740
14 271 563
1 812 330
33 826 300
1 252 229
2 519 430
73 809 297
40010 175
24 548 364
2642 813
18 233 599
3671 952
15 461 811

2 008 074
257 223
13 196 514
64.8


37 382
$83 795 992
24 653 940
1 598 041
1 637 688
3 356 412
115 042 073
14 301 339
1 035 616
85 7213
182 390
175 540
S.622 070
1.' I'E55 877
e 171 213

2 270 310

1 598 044
32 888 706
1 362 994
2 406 917
70 643 877
44 398 196
27 186 021
2574 229
20742 138
3 869 654
17 212 175

1 987 395
24.9 029

14 975 751
61.4


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6 4.3

5.6
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19.4
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43 329
$118 002 013
25 036 216
1 848 148
2 263 201
4 458 964
151 608 542

19 722 382
1 561 236
182 010
368 275
366 776
17 304 085
27 437 161
3 589 390
d 30721
4 339 436.
79 410
19 459 646
2 285 241
43 555 931
1 489 833
3 329 940
97 820 488
53 788 054
33484 726
3 459 381
24 968 899
5 056 446

20 303 328
641 989
393 019
19 268 320
64.5


45 384
$115 102 228
29 343 731
1 921 795
1 876 413
4 230 602
152 474 769

18 456 959
1 457 878
134 785
320 425
19 749
16 524 122
25 471 176
3 566 859

3 508 228
I 425 66!
2 067 210
41 888 147

1 624 120
3 21Q 284
92717 896
59 756 873
37 425 690
3 385 667
28 741970
5 298 053

22 331 183
1 100 785
415 6:32
20 814 766
60.8


45 668
$68 256 079
10 202 904
1 167 642
2 026 80<
4 614 692
86 268 125
14 747 532
1 288 125
366 014
2 29. 51A
d 813 13.
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14 183 921
2 031 90(
175
d 130 65
2 334 45<

1 260 826
25 820 16C
814 06C
1 889 965
58 716 47C

27 551 655
14 339 82?
2185 212
9 064 60?
3 090 008
13 211 828



13 302 900
68.1


45 661
$65 415 613
10 443 348
1 168 930
1548 051
4 410 339
82986 281
13 698 730
1 176 423
128 296
d %87 278
144 472
I3 473 403
13526 208
2096 223
S 207 950
1771 538

; 188 477
24 461 421
837 792
857 519
5 570 147

27 416 134
12 885 107
2 088 657
7 631 567
3 164 883
14 531 027
219 862
202 830
14 108 335
67.0


54 925
$152 163 451
35 805 920
2 943 274
4 449 347
6 590 146
201 952 138
26 973 526
1 905 986
69 806
d 2 584
217 853
24 063 157
32 329 125
3 511 816
f 18 072
d 49 574
4 411 530
9 750
24 463 675
2 896 804
54 049 095
130
3 141 722
3 690 221
123 080 623
78 871 515
52882 972
4 295 867
43 750 658
4 836 447

25 988 543
4 060 300
582 005
21 346 238

60.9


54 932
$128 863 203
37 155 974
2 917 948
3 606 310
6 845 488
179 388 923
26 409 996
1 698 393
747 852
S 2 8A73
615 059
300 836
23 130 729
29 122 120
3 452 886

4 65 611
53378 480
22363 019
2 755 559
49 5341 370
822
3 071 261
3 342 708
114 043 836
65345 087
42 475 184
4 192 552
33 319 043
4961 589

22 871 903
3 194 001
809 013
18 868 889
63.6


28 601
$61 208 667
10 581 826
980 105
1 456 502
2 542 108
76 769 208
10 451 948
762 148
76 330
d 64 314
141 272
448 744
9 087 768
9 791 805
1 238 487

13 270
655 419
8 508
7 876 121
1 265 505
21 147 935
786 469
1 581 715
45 025 377
31 743 831
17 972 310
1 679 757
14 787 929
1 504 624
13 771 521
3 075 053
563 861
10 132 607
58.7


28 617
$56 502 986
13 029 499
925 836
1 025 683
2 481 507
73 965 511
10 647 321
68"7 199
209 782
d 176 73z
106 327
260 132
9 560 620
9 859 580
1 234 148

48 287
546 231
31 194
7 999 720
1 201 323
20 154 202
796 330
1 562 578
44 221 334
29 744 177
17 197 237
1 643 137
14 058 639
1 495 461
12 54'6 940
2 819 091
623 157
9 104 692
59.8


129 194
$281 628 197
56 590 650
5 091 022
7 932 655
13 746 947
364 989 471
52173 006,
3 956 259
512 150
d 445 410
1 211 6 9
d 146 540
47 0U4 908
56 304 857
6 782 209
d 17 97
d 17 962
7 401 405
18 067
42 288 035
5 423 135
101 017 190
130
4 742 251
7 161 901
226 822 470
138 167 001
85 195 109
8 160 836
67 603 194
9 431 079
52 971 892
6 875 659
1 314 488
44 781 745
62.1.


129 210
$250 781 802
60628 821
5 012 714
6 180 044
13 737 334
336 340 715
50756 047
3 562 015
1 085 930
d 646 9!90

d 275 618
46 164 752
52 507 908
6 783 257
d 2g5 274
5696 249
15 216
40238 460
5 145 359
93 956 993
822
4 705 383
6 762 805
213 835 317
122 505 398
72 555 528
7 924 346
55009 249
9621 933
49 949 870

6 232 954
1 635 000
42 081 916
63.6


S _______ _______ -L ___ u _______ _______ i....~L I I ______ I ______ J. _______ L .1 ___


a/ Doe. not include Boston and Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with Now York Ca~trol
returned in great Lake. Region.
D includes income tax, surtax, and xcess-profits tax.


Dereaee deficit. or other reverse items..
SRa.ily OpesO a revenues after ded action of $3,512.722 for May 1945. and $4.115.26 for y 1944 to create a
reeer-e for land Vrent deduotione in dispute.


United States


6 002
$31. 306 236
4 689 791
323 754
238 725
874 190
37 432 696
4 155 620
422 262
49 062
138 035
d 1 5 701
3 702 052
7 385 299
1 395 646

1 237 918
d .28 992
4 78073S
469 166
8 999 441
261 126
803 367
22 074 019
15 358 677
10 239 669
811 438
7 999 832
1 428 399
5 119 008



5 839 015
59.0


Percent


12.3

1.6
28.4
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8.5
2.8
11.1

39.9
2.0
7.2


29.9
18.7
5.1
5.4
7.5
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6.1
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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
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Statement No. M-100


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 133 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 136 Clam I steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR FIVE MONTHS ENDED WITH MAY, 1945 AND 1944

United States New England Region A/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
Percent Percent
31945 1944 increase 1945 1944 1945 1914 1945 1944 1945 1944 increase 1945 1944
Miles of road operated at close of month#.... 228538 228797 d 0.1. 6563 6591 25 562 25 590 23882 23 931 56007 56112 .2 6008 6002
Revenues:
Freight ................................... $2 939 618 606 $2 857 975 300 2.9 $84 653 365 $85 249 375 $459 399 189 $479 683 827 $554499 13 8 55 3 118 304 $1 098 551 692 $1 118 051 506 .70 158 678 501 $153 862 332
Passenger .................................666 866 919 720 413 627 L..AZ. 40091 101 39 617 245 86 829 679 95 383 496 146 063 352 148 710 574 272 984 132 285 711 315 __ 18460 608 23 872 418
Mail.................................................. 52922880 51 611 339 2.5 1 911 869 1 864416 7301920 7014147 8478032 8327617 17 691 821 17206 180 1730163 1673213
Express ................................... 69283 063 60614 804 14.3 2 149033 2447612 9 647074 9 666 020 8 824450 8 384253 20620557 20497 885 .6 1 076 14 1 269272
All other operating revenues .............. 150789 286 145 981 108 3.3 6 849 959 6 393 289 26 528 359 25559 056 32 928 067 30 635 306 66 306 385 62 587 651 5.9 3 865 80 3 970 917
Railway operating revenues ............. f3 879480754 g3 836 596 178 1.1 135 655 327 135 571937 589706 22L 617 306 546 7507935039 749 176 054 1 476 154 587 1 502054 537 1.7 183 811 289 184648 152
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ......... 511601007 494104131 3.5 19117474 19268863 79457223 77797698 87782267 90209283 1866356964 187275844 d 21 351253 19949109
Depreciation ........................... 48504883 44086335 10.0 2238306 2066004 8251153 7188443 10752350 9783286 21241809 19037 733 1.T 2323158 2101297
Retirements ............................ 2712 755 5630 858 l.ia 53 677 101 446 199441 692 086 367634 1 195 833 620752 1 989 365 d 68.8 124992 118 070
Deferred maintenancee ..................... 6 62 5 1346 0 d 3 4 d 196971 6 1 031 4390 a I
Amortization of defense projects 10693398 7251563 47.5 26 75i 26 755 0d66 8s4 -96093 53 79 lO 23789 56 35.4 75005 602 425
Equalization ........................... 16195947 14403654 12.4 503413 542939 5400 60 2998119 2 328233 3408 719 8232606 6949777 18.5 475218 43
All other .............................. 435 612 877 425409 348 2.4 16 295 323 16 531 719 65 7288 7 66856 442 72 000 231 73 998 368 153 584 329 157 386 529 j 24 17 677 83S- 17TT27
Maintenance of equipment ................... 685246832 653498712 4.9 22668513 21207 305 111 448436 108099288 145040741 145523997 279157690 274 830 590 37 800 17 35371569
Depreciation ............................ 89415394 88501622 1.0 2459358 2483288 16823584 16526122 18420939 18406256 37703881 37415666 .8 6978049 6911956
Retirements ....... ........... ..... 4 2328 d 3 082 12637 23281415 719 2328 d '21.4
Deferred mainten are and amjor repairs ;A-66A431 13939 d 1 009 1d 099 13939 -
Amortization f defense project.. 8 9 6651617 30.5 3 204 347 1 675947 13 435918 10469184 T 4 I 9 814 881 28 88773 21 96 012 31.5 7 810 147 6 041713
Equalization ........................... 654 087 430914 51.8 296 d 2 77 18833 8980 47931 205 66764 369860 161 854
All other.............................. 509148022 498714103 2.1 17007594 17048070 a 5 81 071 210 l4 37 117 252 601 =1Z6737 215 371 881 22 67425a 2256 046
Traffic ................................... 58958077 54952584 7.3 1477259 1597422 95361126 8709867 10183687 9789566 21 022 072 19896855 2301759 22002895
Transportation-Rail line ....... ..... 1 264081686 1224 925918 3.2 50094263 48675 850 225 308089 221 329 813 291432734 280455502 566 835 086 550461165 3.0 47 724414 44681522
Transportation--Water line ................ 112 92 001 &&3 .11 -
Miscellaneous operations................... 48046 14 48 905 3441 2069 653 1 940 461 6 596 923 6 406 444 9015 216 8 880 441 17 681 770 17227 346 2.6 1174902 1 309753
General.................................. 86103628 82922628 38 3740734 3652892 14662716 14623498 16166171 15154971 34569621 33431361 3.4 4074451 4265508
Railway operating expenses ............. 2654 038495 2 559 311 318 3.7 99167 874 96 142 793 446 834 515 436 966 608 559 620 816 550 013760 1 105 623 203 1 083 123 161 2.1 114 506 938 107 776 356
Net revenue from railway operations ..........1 225 442 259 1 277 284 860 1-136 487453 39 429 144 142 871 708 180 339 938 191 172 2253 199 162 294 370 531 384 418 931 376,_ 6 304 351 76 871796
Railway tax accruals ................... 710046 42 743 614 654 15446904 15 480552 65 458 897 99 378 791 96.738 446 103 916 747 177644247 218776090 1 103 493 52452 88S
Payroll taxes 96 15 80 95 424 256 9 580 606 3685 673 16 490 108 16 355 839 20 355 503 20236 009 40426 217 40 277 521 3 912 001 4 135 570
Federal income taxes ............... 488 56335 522 624930 7593973 7208 416 25335314 58521221 51037 417 60219 168 83 96 704 125 948 805 36167 549 41216886
All other taxes .................... 125 167 261 125565 468 S 4 272 325 4586 463 23 633 475 24501731 25 345 526 23461 570 53251 326 52549 764 7023943 7100427
Railway operating income ............... 515 395 83 533 67'0 206 lA3iA 21 040549 23 948 592 77 412 811 80961147 94433 777 95 245 547 192 887 137 200 155 286 d 3.6 22200858 24 418 913
Equipment rents-Dr. balance ................. 58748 956 63 398 178 7. 5 406 595 4 300716 17 213 058 15 253 449 8491 915 10019 697 312111 568 29 573 862 5.2 .!73274A31d-5474782n
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance.............. 16969836 17353939 l, 2 2724011 2808924 2 437 888 2280867 3323430 3294922 84855 329 8 84713 1.2 .2795 799293
Net railway operating income ........... 439 677 038 452 908 089 a 2 12 909 943 16 838 952 57 761 865 63426 831 82 618 432 81 930 928 153 290 240 162 196 711 d 5.5 28 804 338 29 094 405
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ...... 68.4 66.7 73.1 70.9 75.8 70.8 74.5 73.4 749 72.1 62.3 58.4

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
1945 1944 Percent Percent
1945incrsease 1945 1944 19145 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 increase
Miles of road operated at close of month#f.... 37324 37 383 L 0.2 43332 45 385 45 665 45 693 54926 54961 28 604 28 646 129 199 129 300 a 0.
Revenues:
Freight ................................... $416 103 808 $405579135 2.6 #574 782 309 $559 441 467 8293 850741 295 349 098 6683245 899 $611 323 730 1289187 965 1273 809 499$1266 284 605 1 180 482 327 7.3
Passenger .................................113 563 114 122 185 101 7.1 132023 722 146057 519 46 185 229 48 884923 163 340471 178 846 681 52333 365 62 913 189 261 859 065 290 644 793 .
Mail ...................................... 7646894 8108 417 9 377057 9781630 5750677 5803934 15 318988 14201313 4784337 4618282 25854002 24623 529 50
Express ................................... 9585031 8746 301 10661245 10015573 9427684 7474858 21057199 17197701 7516378 5428787 38001261 30101'346 26.2
All other operating revenues .............. 17 427 329 16756 582 4.0 21293 132 20727 499 18 745 31S 17 220 385 32571080 33204 482 11 873 374 12241 091 63 189769 62665958 .8
Railway operating revenues ............. 564 326 176 561 375 536 .5 748 137 465 746023 688 373 959 64 374 735 198 915 533 657 854773907 365 695 419 359 010 848 1 655 188 702 1 588 517 953 4.2
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ......... 71 361 559 66710097 7.0 92712 812 86659 206 62210444 57186698 120 767 560 114374913 49 553 227 48 60747C 232 531 231 220169 081 5.6
Depreciation ........................... 5468095 5182.837 5.5 77912553 7284134 629626 5876848 93471535 8474594 3828408 34153 026 19471821 17764468 9.6
Retirements .............................459 064 362 500 26.6 584 056 480 570 925 70 883 99 391 944 1 506 321 1902 99 771 203 1 507947 3 160 923 523
Deferred maintenance ............I......._- 6 1_51231 a5 6 4Z04 "4 'a7d 440 1 -i 1 57 2 4 2211
Aortiation of defense projects 1....... 1 062 628 685627 55.0 1812678 1 288 052 30 4 V 2 5714 084 394 114 4 6 5 659 351 3 584 555 57.9
Equalization .......................... 3840790 2507429 53.2 4 316008 2502006 152486 1685775 750880 2588738 1 391585 677358 647 333 4 951871 6.3
All other .............................. 60 530982 57971704 4.4 78208817 75 104 444 52 921 43 49 5396 833 106 853 035 99 830208 44 045263 43 691 334 2053 819 731 192 918 375 5.7
Maintenance of equipment ................. 93 164429 86535 706 7.7 130964608 121 907 275 7088682( 65035723 155 706 125 144 109775 48531589 47615 349 275 124534 256760 847 7.2
Depreciation ........................... 10 924995 108485829 .7 17 903044 17760485 10125215 10-005058 17 501 151 17 177933 6 182 103 6 142 480 33 808469 33 325 471 1.4
tire m39 521 5 7- 24 171 9768 01 -
Deferred maintenance and major repairs 17. -218 17 319 154 4 4 6 2448 3 109 779 428 35 d 36 27 236 84 35.
Amortization of defense projects 13 238455 11277602 17.4 21048 02 17 319315 16 7 85785 9 67 1603450 3268679 262379336901621 272 56849 35.5
Equalization .......................... 160438 75704 111.9 530298 237 558 195 17874 15 06 7006 127034 101712 144'292 12659 14.0
All other .............................. 68847927 64333871 7.0 91522185 86589917 49668556 473158484 116 505 696 111104812 38834226 38319609 205008480 196752305 4.2
Traffic .................................. 767338 7680967 14.1 11149097 9 881 862 6 267 28 5.715 492 14 345 185 13 541 433 6 174435 5 916942 26 786908 25 173 867 6.4
Transportationai ine.................167 339716 162 786 720 2.8 215064130 207468 242 123 951 19 121781445 258117 685 246 545940 100 113 587 98 669 126 482 182470 466 996 511 5.3
Transportation-ater li ........ 1 125 2 001 1 125 2 001 d .A
Miscellaneous operations ................. 6386 172 6 891 668_7 7 561074 8201421 3 936649 4161 243 15 047888 15 311 629 3 818 759 4 003 705 22 803 296 23 476 577 A2.9
General................................ 12503 85 11582 308 .0 16.578266 153845816 9514698 9257500 17534714 16666066 7 906 39 7721885 34955741 33645451 3
Railway operating expenses ............. 359523 049 342187 466 5.1 474029987 449963 822 276 767 097 263 138 101 581 520282 550551757 216 097926 212 534 477 1 074 385 305 2 026 224 335 4.7
Net revenue fro ..railwa operations...........204803127 219 188 070 1 6. 274107476 296059 866 97192549 111595 097 334 013355 304 222150 149 597 493 146 476 371 580 803397 562293 618 3.3
Rally tax accruals........................ 126 751467 133 272253 173 854960 185725 136 52 406 527 57 942 843 220 043 284 197479 436 86 097411 83691149 358 547222 339113 428 5.7
Pay-rolltaxes ............................ 12835837 12654638-- 16747838 16790208 10205 344 10328667 20800382 19910603 8136027 8117257 39141754 38356527 2.0
edePayrol nos ..tae........................ 95329387 101937 327 1 131496936 143154213 28179758 33507429 174515461 152326454 70404500 67988029 273099719 253521912 7.7
All other taxes ........................... 18586243 18680288 25610186 25780715 14021424 14406747 24727441 25242379 7556884 7585863 46305749 4723498 2
Railway operating income ............... 78 051 660 85 915 817 S 100252518 110 334730 44 786 02E 53652 254 113 970071 106 742 714 63 500 082 62785222 222256 175 223 180 19C
Equipment rents-Dr balance ................. 8459344 9966130 1131911 4491345 17 1252454 15887670 14955656 12475660 13124861 26505477 29 332971
Joint facility rent---Dr. bala.nce............ 1116871 1139696 1840824 1938989g 925 74! 1096053 3131332 3356923 2586606 2587261 6643683 7040237
Net railway operating income ........... 68475445 74 809991 97 279783 103 904396 45 718 13 51 303 747 94 9451069 88430 135 48437 816 47073 100 189107015 186 406982 1.2
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ...... 63.7 61.0 63.4 60.3 74.0 70.2 63.5 64.4 59.1 59.2 64.9 64.6

# Represents an average of the mleage reported at the close of each month within the period. U.S.GOVERNMENTPRINTINGOFFICE : 1945-0-657265 b/ Includes income tax, surtax, and excess-profits x.
af Doe not include oston & Aany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with oew Tork Central te Decrease, deficit, or other reere iteththe.
returns In Oreat Lakes Region.i atiwa0, operating revenues are after deduction of $17.165,Z7 for thee fie enth. ended* with arY 191 45 ais
$19.618,039 for the five mnath. ended with Ray 19144 to create a reserve for land grant deductteons in dispute.


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRAIPOT BCONOMI0 AND rrAT11SC


Statement No. M-100
JULY 1M45


a/ Does not include Boston and Albany, the revenues and eupeses of which are lacluded with IW Tork Oentral
returns in Oreat Lakes Region.
b/ Include* income tax. sartax, mad Xceseprofit tax.


!/ Decrease. deficit, or other reverse tem.e.
i/ Bmllyq operating revenues are after deduction of $3.728.976 for Jly 19415. and $3.841.383 for July 1914 to create a
reserve for land great deductions in dispute.


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OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 133 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 136 Class I steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF JULY, 1945 AND 1944

United States New England Region / Great lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
1945 1944 Percent 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 inreare 1945 1944
Miles of road operated at close of month 228 506 228 631 d 0.1 6 563 6 593 25 562 25 559 23 880 23 912 56 005 56 064 a 0.1 6 012 6 002
Revenues: .8 ,5
Freight ................................... $589 583 453 $593 828 720 d 7 $15 102 579 $15 573 496 $87 175 691 $94 280 481 $106 301 773 $116 786 402 $208 580 043 $226 640 379 8 $27 942 593 $31 121 688
Passenger ............................... 150 734 194 162 197 538 9 838 541 9921 718 19 735 473 23 277 762 33 806 644 35 118 359 63 380 658 68 317 8399 2 4659 289 5 054 677
Mail ...................................... 10353854 9931761 386082 585 226 1603901 1331823 1572377 1564631 3562360 3281680 296 571 368554
Express ................................... 12155144 10499651 15.8 423 346 363 432 1588156 1 426 209 1433767 1207 506 3445 269 2997 147 15.0 180 159 155 807
All other operating revenues .............. 33 301 972 328580 488 2;2 1372 840 1 457 508 5 731 902 5 508 222 7 284 238 6 964 556 14 388 980 13 930 286 3.3 909 828 885 516
Railway operating revenues ............. 796 128 617 809 058 158 4 1. 27 123 388 27 701 380 115 835 12P 125 824 497 .sO 398 799 161 641 454 293 357 310 315 167 331 6 6.9 33988 440 37 586 242
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ......... 116 547 656 110 160352 5.8 4 390 728 3999 898 17 121 62t 17 076 885 19 701 159 20045 193 41213 513 41 121 976 .2 4675 545 4 188 183
Depreciation ............................ 9 857 165 8 768 098 12.2 503 583 395 624 1662 645 1 437 979 2 149 426 1973 527 4 315 654 3 807 130 13.4 468 225 423 016
Retirements ............................ 1778 267 1914 426 d 7.1 14 584 63 853 91 534 183 535 172 225 371 487 278 343 618 875 6 55.0 51 925 79 685
Deferred naintenancee...................... ..64 466 d .223323 5 70 74$ 41.3181 d 26 40 d 4005 44343 7313 -
Adortization of defense projects 2 329 494 1 740 I 3 3.9 5351 5351 154 109 99 005 522 325 421-944 681 785 526 300 29.5 157 804 133 875
Equalizatio1........................ .d9411008 103 434 32 278 6d 702 65 1 777 186 d d7j 1.d 344 77 d6 975 264 d 1186.684- 86 d616 51916
All other ......................._..... 10325 21 6 99 3 71858 763 776 3502792 15845 9 i 0922 4 17 259 717 17 754016 688 37 349 042 39103 975 3603 523
Maintenance of equipment .................. 139 415 220 132 116 215 5.5 4 369 856 .4 143 471 21 536 410 21 549 100 29 894 216 29 616 610 55 800 482 55 309 181 .9 7314 221 7 034 856
Depreciation ........................... 18 024 441 17 923 234 6 487 535 494 176 3 393 537 3314 578 3743 969 3727 852 7 625 041 7 536 606 1.2 1 392 884 1 397 970
Retirements ............................ 43 459 4921 48 590 144 4 1735 48 446j 1 735 2 165 -
Deferred maintenance and major repairs .d 46-545-d IT21 50 d 4 J 0 7 1d9 A.-.d7 119S2 2R170
Amortaton of defense projectse....... 17 974 22 1447654 28.0 685031 372 002 2 852 69 d 2200896 2 608 016 2 082413 6 145 743 4 655 31 2.0 1641 461 1 262 626
Equalization ........................... 31617 d 14691 524 d 45 d 221 10925 25860 10996 23639 53.5 d 6783 16406
er ..............................::::::::::::::::::::::::::: 1037 58 4 100 4 35 3196766 3277293 15 3 9 16 17 23538281 23782220 42074267 4 9 5 097 4345544 357854
Traffic .... 11964599 12 006 064 A 347 432 253 749 1853 33!9 1 802916 2 118 795 2 050788 4 319 566 4 107 453 432 044 409 845
Transportation--Rail line ................. 253 531 493 244 253 640 9 528 032 9 847 127 42 735 708 42 969 727 56 201 501 55 057 216 108 465 241 107 874 070 .5 9 140 528 8 999 162
Transportation-Water line......... ........ 0 154 &"9 3 -
iscellaneousoperations .................. 10361 375 10 128 212 Z.3 410509 498 662 1440 859 1 370 407 1 887 903 1 821 671 3 739 271 3 690 740 1.3 250 934 249 048
General................................... 17 196 711 16392108 4.9 733 519 679 698 3 263 766 2847 848 3146 085 3054 078 7 143 370 6 581 624 8.5 790 455 778 898
Railway operating expenses ............. 549 017 064 525 056 745 4.6 19 780 076 19 422 605 87 951 7018 87 616 883 112949 659 111 645 556 220681 443 218 685 044 *9 22603 727 21 659 992
Net revenue from railway operations .......... 247111553 283 981 413 7 343 312 8 278 775 27 883 415 38 207 614 37 449 140 49 995 898 72675867 96 482 287 24 11384 713 15 926 250
Railway tax accruals ......................... 133 378 103 167 797963 3 104 903 3 836 074 12687088 19 525 459 17 636 308 27 000754 33428 299 50362 287 6 911 799 11 113 283
pay-roll taxes ............................ 19 950 417 19 640963 738 251 760916 3 326 001 3 366 261 4 076 448 4 137 500 8 140 700 8264 677 781 356 787 556
Federal income taxes .......................87 727 737 122 206 025 6-8. 1481 055 2 162 116 4 9026859 11 274 558 8006920 17085057 14390834 35021 7316_. 4873 217 8986 040
All othertaxes............................ 25699949 25950975 T 885597 913042 4458228 4884640 5552940 5778197 10896765 11575879 1257226 1339687
Railway operating income ............... 113 733450 116 183 45 0 &2.1 4238409 4 442 701 15 196 327 18682 155 19 812 832 22995 144 39247 568 46 120000oo 14.9 4472 914 4 812 967
Equipmentrents-Dr. balance ...................12860451 12927791 d 5 705771 712993 2115977 2784995 116382'5 1877 241 3985573 5375 229d 259d 1 29754I71d
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance.............:: 3 746 609 3510 132 = 599 320 600 507 549 641 394 761 848 428 620 307 1997 389 1 615 575 W3. b47" gH945 8
Net railway operating income ........... 97126 390 99745 527 4 2.6. 2933 318 3 129 201 12530 709 15 502 399 17 800579 20497 596 33264606 39 129 196d 15.0 5628 269 5791 461
Ratio ofexpensestorevenuespercent)......69.0 64.9 72.9 70.1 75.9 69.6 75.1 69.1 75.2 69.4 66.5 57.6
Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Itemrn
1945 1944 Percent 1945 1944 19441945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 Percents
Miles of road operated at close of month ..... 37 319 37 361 d 0.1 43 331 43 363 45 675 45 662 54 905 54 925 28 5.90 28617 129 170 129 204 -
Revenues:
Freight .................................. $73 795 999 $77 673 487 6 5 0 $101 738 592 $108 795 175 667 564 537 $63 735 694 $154 321 807 $137 573 085 $57 378 474 $57 084 387 $279 264 818 $258 393 16C 8.1
Passenger ............................... 23225973 26 169035 27885262 31 223712 11720043 12209529 36824771 36871651 10923 460 13574807 59468274 62655987 5.1
Mail ...................................... 1466273 1 527 692 4 1762844 1896246 1161 338 1116883 2920448 2744318 946864 892634 5028650 4753835 -59.
Express ................................... 1174383 1029416 1T4 1354542 1185223 1996 766 1650926 4169605 3704816 1188962 961539 7355333 68317 281 16.4
All other operating revenues .............. 3 469129 3472 361 a6:1 4378957 4 357 877 4603002 4986 438 7 387 892 6696 234 2543 141 2609653 14534035 14 292 32 1.7
Railway operating revenues ............. 103 131 757 109 871 991 d 6.1 137 120 197 147 458 233 87 045 686 83 699 470 205 624 523 187 590 104 72980 901 75 123 020 365 651 110 346 412,594 5.6
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ......... 15 667 227 14 344 338 9.2 20 342 772 18 532 521 15 593 162 13 543 949 28 430609 26 265 646 10967 600 10696 260 54 991 371 50505 855 8.9
Depreciation ...................... 1 097 745 971 489 13,0 1 565 970 1 394 505 1 312 258 1 180 701 1 896 473 1 699 317 746 810 686 445 3 955 541 3 566 463 10.9
Retirements ... 132 980 212091 d 37.3 184 905 291 776 729425 104 643 451 963 201071 133 631 698 061 1315019 1003775 31.0
Deferred maintenance ................... -d 297 432 4 443 107 fd 11 859 d 78 827 329 394 291 294 20 123 d 3 6-
Amortization of defense projects 253 942 170 127 49.3 411 746 304 002 258 89 172 154 832 93 6803 144 136 107 042 1 235 963 909 99 358
Equalization........................ 646... 6058 440494 46.7 732674 388 578d 729 354 d 7 4 4099 76 502 2 353 470 62 61 92
All other............................. 13 536 502 12550137 7.9 17 447477 16 153 66C0 4 14 0 725 3163 238627 381 9 537 127 9 2577 7 48 95 87 45 869 156 6.7
Maintenance of equipment .................. 18 947 941 17 972071 5.4 26 262 162 25 006927 14288 943 13 133 637 33095 825 28719 523 9 967 808 9946 947 57352576 51 800107 10.7
Depreciation .......................... 2212 329 2198281 .6 3605213 3596 251 2043 324 2016779 3511764 3541070 1239099 1232528 6 794187 6 790377 .1
Retiremsnt..........................441 1669 d 22764 1669 94621 440 1 17 94181 d 517 -
Deferred maintenance and major repairs ai8d-1730416700Z2. 05 6d45 65 61 340 139 5705939426 d 5R5g;
Aortaton of defense projects ....... 2 675 901 2 21991 15.2 4 317 362 35 584 17 I 622 4 499 65 33440045 660 340 577 09 --- 07 7 29.
Equalization ......................... 266 392 90 32 4 & 500 55d 6 854 d 3 834 8 3 10 457 20 246 7 058 d 35 830 -
All other.......................5 13472374 6.4 91867 6 --r"30 U 9 87 12 9 403257 725116 736 21853605 7 996 401 8018074 42985449 39 274 936 9.4
Trafficr .............................. 1721446 1 624 655 6.0 2 153 490 2034 500 1239 488 1 769 980 2987574 2890756 1264 481 1 203 375 5491 543 5864 111 4 6.4
Transportatiosn-Rail line................. 32652 692 32349 452 .9 41793 220 41 348 614 26 108 p34 24 854 025 56 848 599 50510457 20 315 599 19 666 474 103 273032 95030956 -1
10 154 0 154
Triscellanous operations .................... 1 356 848 1 335351 1.6 1 607 782 1 584 399 852 50 907 005 3355414 3100852 806 258 845 216 5014322 4 853 073 3
General .................................. 2.519891 2407 138 4.7 3310 346 3186 036 1 850 08 1812842 3237334 3266 313 1655 253 1545 293 6742995 6624448 1.8
Railway operating expenses ............. 72866 045 70 033 005 4.0 95469772 91692997 59 933 85 56 021 438 127 955 365 114753 701 44 976 999 43903 565 232865849 214 678 704 8.5
Net reen from railwy oprations.............30265712 39 838"986 .-40 41650 425 55765 236 27 11201 27678032 77 669 158 72836 403 28 003 902 31219455 132785261 131733896 .8
Ralwayet reventae accroals ....operatons .......... .. 17948621 25 287 305 g 24 860420 36 400588 10120U08 12944204 49421511 48972803 15547165 19118081 75089384 81035 088 73
Pay-rolltax accruales ............................ 2621843 2564937 3403199 3352493 22475p32 2170391 4483062 4231664 1675924 1621738 8406518 8023793 4.8
Federal income tas ".. ................. 11824201 18954751 a 37 16697418 27940791 4 756 181 7444589 39501439 40330764 12381765 15968150 56639485 63743503 d11&
Allothertaxes ............................ 3502577 3767617 a1 4759803 5107304 3116895 3329224 5437010 4410375 1489476 1528193 10043381 9267792 0.
Railway operating income ................ 12317091 14 551681 6 15.4 16 790005 19 364 648 16 991 493 14733 8288 28247 647 23863 600 12456 737 12 101 374 57695 877 50698 802 13.8
Equipment rents-Dr. balance ....... ...... .... 1035058 1262243 18.01d 262 489 127440 557898 293 609 6073956 4 505839 2505513 2625 674 9137367 7425122 23.1
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance ............. 278 442 251 750 42 634 408 059 125 405 218 927 533 983 620 709 669 198 646 862 1 328 586 1 486 498 d10.6
Net railway operatingincome........... 11003591 13037688 15 16631860 18 829 149 16 308190 14221292 21639708 18737052 9282026 8 828 838 47229924 41787182 13.0
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ...... 70.7 63.7 69.6 62.2 68,9 66.9 62.2 61-2 61.6 58.4 63.7 62.0









INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OP TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Statement No. M-100


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

Compiled from 133 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 136 Class I steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR SEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH JULY, 1945 AND 1944


United States New England Region A/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
1945 1944 inercent 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 19 195 1944 Percente 1945 1944
Miles of road operated at close of month I.... 228528 228 756 0.1 6563 6593 25562 25582 23 882' 23927 56007 56 102 d 0.2 6010 6002
Revenues:
Freight ...................................4 140 311 787 4 036 902 327 2.6 114992372$117445445 $639981399 $668785518 $773414476 $786 173270 $ 528 388 247 $1 572 404 233 2.B.8217 280 033 $216 507953
Passenger ................................ 969786190 1 042195359 5 __&9 59163032 58643836 128150356 142130591 212401663 216000027 399718051 416774454 -S 27368850 33916859
Mail ...................................... 73487858 71336931 3.0 2654065 2 623142 10481999 9740693 11667916 11488139 24 803980 23851974-- 0 2363960 2394888
Express ...... 94369777 82925446 13.8 3017807 3314818 13005850 12977098 11 673285 11272557 27 696 942 27564473 .5 1446039 1648 .07
All other operating revenues .............. 218043513 211749716 3.0 9626648 9204213 38 601 820 37192509 47547628 44613512 95776096 91010234 5.2 5690102 5708497
Railway operating revenues ............. 5495 999 125 5445109779 .9 189453924 191231454 830 221 4214 870826409 1 056704968 1 069547505 2076380316 2 131 605 368 2.6 254148984 260177104
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ........ 743218416 714470624 4.0 27667298 27387001 113782799 111677683 127126499 130617726 268576596 269 682 4106 .4 30638001 28275801
Depreciation.................. 68198435 61703934 10.5 3185443 2875050 11 602 665 10081062 15061467 13712744 29849575 26668856 --TT. 3258594 2946911
Retirements............................ 5793625 8 482 834d 31.7 87632 189570 348077 980989 640144 175823B 1075653 2928797d 63.3 184996 211025
Deferred maintenance ...................6d 1 027-Id 3- 68215 446 319 d 414 .A7 2908-3 194300 d 737172 2d08640 7 84
ortization of defenseprjects ......44 1053288 44.6 37457 37 457 9~741 -592- 956 357 69b 2 719 4 4 5 45 34472576 33.5 1071 923 871986
Equalization ........................... 15343985 10733969 42.9 571659 456789 4042573 1200654 1818002 2398587 6432234 4056030 58.6 589764L 24638
All other.............................. 641150690 626697512 2.3 23785 107 23828135 97288497 99236 189 106324044 110155594 227397648 2332199186 2.5 25 5325724 24492262
Maintenance of equipment................... 962241672 917391185 4.9 31501168 29633128 155 064702 151392985 2040B27191 204732636 391093061 385758749 9 52530 112 494355346
Depreciation ...........................125423 913 124 429 272 .8 3435 668 3472 001 23 588 434 23 157 791 25 888 716 25 850 98 52 912 818 52 480781 .8 9766 600 9707 590
Retirements ....................... ........ 177 2593 -. 302 d 61944 44 594 64882 593 -d 31 960-
Deferred maintenance and major repairs $92 4 87 191500 1 04 034 8 21 17 101 47 91 034 -
Amortization of defense projects...... 122 789 857 94260025 30.3 4573276 2417358 19135 00 14839212 7 4 1394726 41119527 31203832 31,8 11 075319 8553526
Equalization ......................290380 157126 4.8 1329 37077 18597 31959 9037 d 3789 108970 264362 106587
All other ......................... 71474205 699421035 2.2 23493977 23743769 4 113367351 16121297 16484341 29714721 301954539 16 31455127 31067643
Traffic .................................. 82767054 78259 059 5.8 2119822 1923318 13068143 12288635 14441 649 13860339 29629614 28072292 3268660 3054052
Transportation-Rail line................. 1767 850 113 1 707 516 080 3.5 68898 116 67759 343 310751 834 306 328 995 403 859 933 389455499 783 509 883 763 543 837 2.6 66 184620 62 574 576
Transportatior-Water line ................. 1i219 4825 d 7 .. -
Miscellaneous operations.................. 68 325316 69053 157 47.I 2 872094 2850098 9444456 9098705 12703560 1252960 1 25020110 24478404 2.2 1675992 1795640
General .................................. 120359173 116139664 5220690 5003263 20921780 20406810 22488783 21264649 48631253 46674722 4.2 57102.92 5861278
Railway operating expenses ............. 3744762963 3602834 59 3.9 138279188 134556151 623033714 611193813 785147615 772460450 1546460517 1518210414 1.9 160007677 150996693
et revenue from railway operation..........1751236162 1842275185 A 4.2 51174736 56675303 207187710 259632596 271557353 297087055 529919799 613394954 136 94141307 109180411
Railway tax accruals ...................... 100593035 1076735355 3 21640595 23389026 98661063 138574461 133600542 15725803 9 253902200 319221526 .6 63061222 75004384
ayroll taxaccruals....................... 135888970 134364927 11 5001763 5152659 23109 310 23027693 28518856 28468876 56629929 56649228 5472070 5701598
PayF-rol taxes ....b..................... 685759281 766 102 774 d-..I 10596903 1172.8531 37493540 83086208 66776089 93563972 114 866532 188 378 711 .H0 47 884604 59431478
All oer t axe.......................::::: 184 282 104 176 267 654 6 041 929 6 507 836 38 058 213 32460 560 38 305 597 35 225 191 82 405 739 74 193 587 9 704548 9 871 308
Railway operating income ............... 745 305 807 765 539 830 6 2.6 29534141 33286277 108526647 121058135 137956811 139829016 276017599 294173428 6.2 31080085 34176027
Equipment rents-Dr balance ................. 84912076 89227413 d 4.8 6924790 5791467 21894518 21007476 11351548 14105325 40170856 40904 268 d 1.8 6dl087S30 d 773472.3
Jquipnent rents-Dr. balance............... 24 398 774 24141631---! 3 888742 3921767 3533588 3209 392 4 777 332 4466382 12199662 11597541 5S -1 U33 06! 1 T80862

Net railway operating income............ 635994957 652 170 786 d 2.5 18720609 23573043 83098541 96 841267 121 827931 121257 30 223647081 241 671 619 d 7.5 40134553 40809888
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ...... 68.1 66.2 73.0 70.4 75.0 70.2 74.3 72.2 74.5 71 2 63.0 58.0

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
1945 19 ere 1945 19 194 19 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 Percent
in94reas441945 1944 1945 19449594414 increase


Miles of road operated at close of month# ....
Revenues:
Freight ..................................
Passenger ...... .....................
Mail ......................................
Express ...... .......................
All other operating revenues ............
Railway operating revenues .............
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures .........
Depreciation ......... .............
Retirements .......................
Deferred maintenance ...................
Amortization of defense projects .......
Equalization ....... ...............
All other ....... ..................
Maintenance of equipment ..................
Depreciation .......................
Retirements .........................
Deferred maintenance and major repairs
Amortization of defense projects .......
Equalization .......................
All other ...........................
Traffic ..................................
Transportation-Rail line .............
Transportation-Water line ..............
Miscellaneous operations ...............
General ..................................

Railway operating expenses .............
Net revenue from railway operations ..........
Railway tan accruals .........................
Pay-roll taxes ............................
Federal income taxes ....................
All other taxes ...........................
Railway operating income ................
Equipmentrents-Dr. balance .................
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance .............
Net railway operating income ...........
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ......


37 381

$561449 070
173 872 520
11 025 311
11 190 537
23705 499
781 242937
95 131 492
7 197 397
683 631
1 005 579
3 209 482
83 035 403
122 234 480
15 253 470
d 1669
15 892 045
d 113 034
91203667
10901 300
226829709
9 603 715
16443 603
481 144 299

300 098 638
184 217 300
17 745 070
140 391712
26080 518

115 881 338
12760 047
1642 337
101 478 954
61.6


43 331
$785 627 290
186434 939
12 929 154
13657 827
30199 861
1026 849071
132 746 597
10 910 849
848 476

2 612 300
5 562 591
112 812381
183777 164
25 106748
S 508286

29736 909
141 002
128 843 333
15518072
298720425
10 694 482
23208 399
664 665 137

364 183 934
229 310 802
23 513 542
170651 172
35 146 088

134 873 132
551 476
2 732 544
131 589 112

64.6


435 383
$777 957 023
207789 379
13 420199
12 839 444
29 413996

1 041 420 041
123 407 293
10 144 308
894 656
1 877 565
2963 099
107 527 665
171 669 826
24 961 060
1 1669
24445 571
6 446
122971 531U
13 955 352
289404 285
11 399 355
22 304 881
632 140992

409279049
259 221684
23446 668
199 823 190
35951 826
150 057 365

5025 324
2743199
142288 842
60.7


45 669
$433 059416
70100 204
8 056 620
13468115
27 982539
552666894
93 813 268
8 967718
2 392233
d 12a40a0
-81 699
178753
81 666 887
99415981
14 212 842
84702
16355 114
7 576
69481005
8 747038
175 557 214
5 609028
13265896

396 408425
156 258 469
80 267 660
14 662 025
45 302482
20303 153

75 990 809



75 415896
71.7


45683
6425 429 896
73 037948
8 052 932
10667 323
27 043 875
544 231974
85 034 375
8 234770
1 095 458
d 2059A74
1 020 609
572 767
76 170 645
91 346 564
14 117 302

12274583
24135
66178 638
8656 584
170960 522
5 937208
12 954931

374 890 184
169 341 790
86 863807
14 667 167
51 307796
20 888 844

82477983
1 895184
1 465798
79 117 001
68.9


54 920
$989 378 177
238 904 551
21 039 272
29586285
47 084 953
1 325 993 238
177 078 679
13124 048
1 075 666
d 284 667
5 358 584
1 149985
156 661 063
219 583 222
24 531 811
d 31 22


30 992 185
15 366
164475789
20207 095
369259442
1 219
21 596 577
24 121 3507

831 847541
494 145 697
323982978
29 612496
258481 910
35 888 572

170162719
27 114228
4 379 540
138 668951
62.7


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$875 492 184
254 620755
19589 559
24473 206
46 828 39E
1 221 004 102
166 709 43S
11 872 801
1 961 315
d 5951-0O
a 507 744
2 225 73C
147 736991
201 400 914
24 262 651
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22 587 326
154 809 469
19 250 357
345 987 79C
4 825
21 580 454
23 429 34
778 363 12C
442 640 98
290 355 10(
28 27099E
227 512 551
34 571552

152 285 874
23 101 406
450419S
124 680 26S
63*7


28601
$403 858 657
74 631445
6 658 832
9960608
17 000 064
512 109 606
71 003 276
5 346245
401 397
S 2769i01
899 402
2 020422
62 612711
68 372 244
8 659 694
10463
189 046
4 586 124
130225
54 796 690
8 665 235
140803151

5405119
11 132 318

305 381 343
206 728263
118 466 715
11470978
96457 185
10 536 552
88261 548

17 748 464
3 839 167
66 673917
59.6


28 637
I385 618 991
89 972 823
6422 267
7 381000
17 453213
506 848 294
69 637 108
4 783 199
1 602 608
d 416763
709 394
916 343
62 042 327
67 215 132
8607 478
613 992
3 748 713
37 863
54 207 086
8 324 474
137619 646

5 657 736
10775788
299 229 884
207618 410
121 0753 230
11 330 866
99080 520
10661 844

86545 180

18 301 231
3 830 894
64 413 055

59.0


129190
$1 826 296 250
383 636 200
35754724
53 015008
92 067556
2 390 769 738
341 895223
27 438 011
3 869 296
6 1765 590
8 063 685
3 349 160
300940 661
387 371447
47404347
63 937
S51 933421
153 167
288 751 484
37 619 368
685 619 807
1 219
32 610 724
48519 521
1 533 637 309

857 132429
522 717 353
55745499
400 241 577
66730 277

334 415 076
44 189 744
9466 568
280 758764
64.1


129 271
$1 686 541 071
417 631 526
34 064 7t8
42521 529
91 325 486
2 272 084 370
321 380921
24890770
4 659 381
d 3 071 746
5 237 747
3714 840
285 949 929
359 962 610
46 987 431
d 1- 517

54 602
275 195 186
36 231 415
654 567958
4 825
33175 398
47 160061
1 452 483188
819601182
498292 145
54269031
377 900 873
66 122241

321 309 037
43 297821
9800891
268210325
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4.6
4.9
2.7
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6 3.4
4.7


# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.
a/ Doos not include Boston Albeay. the revenues and expenses of which are included with New Tork Central
returns in Great Lakes region.


Includes income tax, esrtax, and excese-profits tax.
lDerease.., deficit. or other reverse items.
Railway, operating revenues are after deduction of $24,00,202 for the seven months ended with July 1945 and
$27,5,.2,03 for the seven months ended with July 1944 to create a reserve for lend rent deductions in dispute.

U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1945-0-657265


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159 066 089
10 565194
12 211 788
24 509759
774 700087
102108 596
7 652 255
663 480
1 540 377
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1312.47052
15 340 148
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18 661 590
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12 249 412
232 535 803
9 018 490
17 498 107
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122 766 568
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3 1262087304514 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AD STATISTICS


Statement No. M-100
AUGUST 1945


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 133 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 136 Class I steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF AUI8T?, 1945 AND 1944

United States New England Region a/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
1945 1944 Perscean 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 P19ercen 451944
Miles ofroad operatedatclose of month... 228 507 228 615 6 563 6 593 25 561 25 559 23 880 23 912 56 004 56 064 d0.1e 6 014 6 001
Freight.................................$547628845 $617 347 606 d1 t14 523054 15 442 750 78351 500 6 330076 $99908045 $117647054 $19782599 $229419 60 d 16. $27 216 740 $33 314 467
Passenger ................................. 153254 169 162069944 1 5.4 9 541740 9795 061 19992037 24332578 33318311 35 164652 62 852088 6 S 29 2 291 4689 587 4 88 673
ail ...................................... 10 330 447 9970169 397 227 387 290 1 583 044 1 378 189 1 657 015 1 687 181 3637286 3452660 4 296 973 320624
All othpress ................................... 10 946 824 12465460 12.2 360 393 489 028 1 381 991 1 826 824 1149 197 1 609 814 2 891 581 3 925 666 1 142 330 20859
All otherperatin revenues.............. 057901 34330234 1366371 1349900 5647 160 5 832946 6 939 691 7 825 532 13 953 222 15008 378 ..... 915 757 946 525
Railway operating revenues ............. 755218 186 836 183 A13 d 9.7 26188785 27464029 106 955 732 129700 613 142972259 163934233 276 116 776 321 098 875 i14.0 33261 387 39678887
Expenses: 276
MAintenance of way and st ruct ures..........117101463 114445585 2. 449265 4 328075 17 285 688 18563 998 19 770634 20885 078 4549 387 4777151 479745 4 301 937
Depreciation............................ 9899 812 86891 165 11.3 493 484 410839 1676 951 1 467 085 2157 601 1 953 528 4 328036 3 8-1 452 13.0 468 822 432 455
Retired entsena..nc.......................... 13737 1503495 9.7 30285 56782 94594 166 593 88876 188 290 213 755 411665 4 44 994 21863
Deferred maintenance.................... 434305 d 244 557 97217 d 14 748 dO 58 792 d 2065 38 4425Od955(13 -O6
Amortization of defense projects 1959926 16905942 16.6 5 351 5 351 1507935 1 8 559 209 409 957 665495 28.2 150 31 140 593
Equalization1.........................1782266 d .8.8 2 25578 d 32046 2d1014164 d.350247 d 15a96 d 2147093 6 79316 d 23619
All other .............................. 105463595 .2 3938167 5B57 565 16530973 17855404 1T74142 19454635 37893282 4119704 7 .604 d.8 4212622 3730645
Maintenance of equipment................... 139713 452 135 848 100 2.8 4481 906 4 330043 21 588482 21999 093 30092250 303.89 261 56 162 640 566718 397 A 1-0 7402 319 7 202946
Depreciatios ............................ 18 13720 17982F 68 .9 481 500 492 719 3 394 019 3 332086 3781728 3765782 7657247 7590587 .9 1385062 1398 103
Retirements ............................5 313- -5d 2- 482d 484- d 5 966-8 0 d 2 19 710
Deferred maintenance and major repairs 118 293 201 8408 -- 438 4 -- 165 3 43 -
Amortization of defense projects ....... 181614 14496 5 24.9 686 138 75 146 2840880 2255114 S 6e2251 2133 454 6149269 4763)714 29.1 1646039 1295 371
Equalization ........................... 161401 d 81968 524 13492 d 801 d 20 849 d 11 Q2 d 435 AAd 13579 d 51 043 d 132420 12646
All other.............................. 103755~56 103659469 .1 3313746 3448 686 15 358 866 16 429 304 2371957 24 533711 42 392 119 44411701 4 450368 4498999
Traffic1................................... 11 889414 11 478712 3.6 332786 280055 1 845511 1784937 2075946 2059451 4254 245 4 124443 3.1 489220 440133
Trnsportation-ail line.................250 506 666 249 757 353 .3 9388898 9 718 194 42038 046 43 584 217 54 352 182 55 850 772 10b 779 126 109153 183 .1 9249433 9210 602
Transportatior-Water line ......... 8 -
Miscellaneous operations .................. 10 635 335 10 057 077 5.7 430 411 422 074 1 430 012 1 367 741 1 951 237 1 821 12. 3811 660 3 610 35 5.6. 248 387 241 075
General ................................. 17 417 031 16 901 954 3.0 722 733 725 289 3 246 545 2903 248 3 100 555 3 257 21& 7 069 833 6 885 755 2.7 856 411 808 042
Railway operating expenses ............. 547 263 363 538 488 661 1.6 19849603 19 803730 87434 284 90 203 234 111 343 004 114 262900 218 62G 891 224 269 664 d-5 23043 223 22204935
Net revenue from railway operations ..........207 954 823 97 694 525 o 6 339 182 7 660299 19 521 446 39497 379 31629 255 49 671 333 57489 885 96 82911 406 10218 164 17 473 952
Railway tax accruals ......................... 106 717 679 177 959 259 2788 686 3794 411 7 501 768 22 118 282 14 302 082 26 834 767 24 592 536 52747 460 -22.7 587354 122199?3
Pay-roll taxes .......................... 20062 466 19826982 1.2 762 520 679 731 3312101 3 452129 40602875 42271449 8135496 8359309 7883567 80414733
Federal income taxes ..................... 60699709 132 016 F85 a 540 1140157 2195994 d 1045073 13812012 5168879 16371904 5263963 32379910 3754 377 10 00 765
All other taxes ........................... 25955504 26115 392 d .6 886 009 918 686 D 34 740 4854141 5072328 6 235 414 11193077 12008241 d_. 1330 780 10412021
Railway operating income ............... 101237 144 119 735 293 15.4 3 550 496 3 865 885 12019 680 17 379 097 17 327 173 22836 566 32897 349 44 081 551 d25. s 4 344 640 5 254 019
Equipment rents-Dr. balance ................. 10847 5b4 13 561 765 d 2a0.0 626 354 705 765 1 760458 2608990 639056 1785 219 3 025 868 5 099974 dA 40.7 dI 40983 o 1 06671
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance .............. 3706 445 4 687 905 4 20.9 569 310 591639 578834 454 754 693267 1 232218 1 841 411 2 278 611d 0 349.2
Net railway operating income ........... 86 683 195 101 485 623 d 14.6 2354 832 2 568 4684 9 680 388 14 315 353 15994 850 19 819 129 28 030070 36 702966 d 3.6 5619 419 5977 502
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ...... 72.5 64.4 75.8 72.1 81.7 69.5 77.9 69.7 79.2 69.8 69.3 56.0

ItemSouthern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
19165 1944 Percent 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 Percent
increase
Miles of road operated at close of month ..... 37119 37352 0.1 43 33 43 353 45675 45 661 54905 54 925 280590 28 612 129 170 129 198
Freiht.................................. 67784141 $80 826 026 4 1 $95 000 F861 $114140493 $67 780589' $69 021684 38 074683 $146 495 643 $53990 093 $58269906 $259845 365 $273 787 233
Passenger ................................. 235228099 25725 02- T 2791766 30613694 12155395 12307036 38483856 36351355 11845144 13505 568 62484 395 62163959 .
Mail ...................................... 1435 556 1437287 T7 1732531 1 75791 112 044 1 1*4 565 2906 448 2715827 932 138 909 206 4960630 4759598 4.2
All othpress ................enues ................... 1154 221 1412 16 1296551 1621214 1810418 1 863624 3823262 3964463 1125012 1090493 6758692 6918580 d 2.3
All other operate ing revenues. .............. 3535144 3491f93 4450 901 4438 418 4806871 4984 066 7412267 7 183509 2434 640 2715 861 14653 776 14883 438
Railway operating revenues ............. 97 137 163 112 892 43 d14.0 130 :,98 550 152 571 730 87675 317 89 310 977 190 700 516 196 710 797 70 327 027 76 491 034 348 702 860 362512 608 6 3.8
Expenses:
Maintenance of wayand structures ......... 15852516 15029 44 5.5 20649969 19 531 366 15006767 14119 761 29090755 26110886 10804585 11106401 54902107 51337046 6.9
Depreciation ........................... 112201 1048309 6.1 1581 023 1480764 1312 442 1186088 16893008 1705304 785 303 687 557 -3 990753 357894 9 11.5
Retirementse.... ........................ 133 78 210628 66.7 178372 23 441 507 570 182 865 380941 156 E41 76749 519 633 965 260 859 339 12.
Deferred maintenance ................ .- -d I igd 1 d116 d 15 343 d 84217 197 373 87 389 d 4 120 4( 208 944 -
Amortization of defense projects... 244161 177568 37.5 394492 318 16 1 2a687 160 234 '8 4 4 515 177409 121719 899939 84552 6.7
Equalizations........................... .37966 d 223' d A1 d 2g, 11726, 29821 6 409221 8 37870 8 64152 2 1d1312 64412Od -
All other.............................. 14 324806 135625318' 5.1 1b7"430 17 355 E ,28 1277280 12975 328 265318686 2880950 786)581 83 6 49 01587 46 9016 5 4.9
Maintenance of equipment .................. 19281 71 1 331 6 5. 26 604 037 2554474 14 16709 13666 070 3283080 29810 35 9 867 386 1011806 56 866 775 53 595229 4.1
Depreciat ion.. ......................... 2215551 2205043 .5 600620 3603146 2 08414 2016 55 3552422 3 538610 1 243 506 123670 6 879 342 6789135 13
Retireents.....................I........d 1991 4 61 d 1991 d7 6 d d 4715 1 75 2644 -
Deferred maintenance and major repairs _E 20 7d2 8 d 9447 44128 4 49726 4 101843 !D2.S -
Raortiation of defenseprojects ............ 680580 2 347645 1490 2.0 9432614 939115 60 394407 57002754 1495 12760179 117 8302 44671621 4 40 23245907 2 307972 5.5
Equalization .......................... 4 015276 4d 10148 1 6 2 498 285 9 5563 6 3 079 a 302 98 d 618 d 126 4 3 443 -
All other ............................ 10773 906 1379235551 426.84 111906485 18292550 9804 661 9778596 25024 1128 2 2896 98 66636 4 55676 168 43.7
Traffics.................................... 1796 130 16825340 6.8 2285350 2122473 1250822 1216 168 2860054 2791667 1238 943 1 223 961 5 49819 52 1 796 2.3
Trans portatcion-r-Rail line ................. 32268725 328708321 d 1.8 41-518 158 42081123 27 0601071 25982'635 56018937 52664228 20 130 372 19876184 103 209384 98 523047 4.8
Transportation-Water line ................ 80 -80 -
Miscellaneous operations................... 1 343 092 1 314 576 2.2 1 591 479 1 555 651 962 130 892665 3465 664 ; 3160450 804 402 837 376 5 232 196 4 890 491 7.0
General ................................... 2591 990 2 477 676 4.6 3448 401 3285918 1 947 304 1 876 646 3352689 3 292 614 1i5986804 1 560 921 6 898 797 6790281 2.5
Railway operation expenses ............. 103419271 71706090 .0 961775 8114 9790 9119 3 25 60 15 894407 577514145 127620 179 117830276 44444492 4183 972 54371 43241 335 45907 457220 4507972 5.5
Ret revenue from railway operations ........ 24002992 4118675 417 34221156 58660705272809 63155632 6.9080337 78880519 635882535 5177485 11624378 66 08 1.3
Railway tax accruals ......................... 13229086 26463198 35= 19102010 58683131 10406008 16087070 38056225 51767147 14560306 18674451 63022533 86528C68 6*
Pay-roll taxes ..............................2652466 2609597 -=. 3440833 3413744 2307240 2229212 4520271 4 153476 1658626 1671241 6486 137 8053929J 5.4
Federal income taxes ..................... 7053 965 20379 116 d65.4 10 8085342 3o0382681 4 938 630 10616 147 28 303 383 43 134 112 11 385 391 15 505 E35 44627 404 69 254 094 d35.6
All other taxes ........................... 3522 655 3 4744865 "f7 48533435 4 886 S06 3 160 130 3 241 711 5232 571 4 4798558 1 b16 291 1 499 375 9 908 992 9 220 645 7.5
Railway operating income................ 10773906 14723555 d26.8 15l0 5,1 6 19977574 16874 919 15 469762 25024112 27 113 37 11322227 13093034 53 221 249 55676 168 d 4.4
Equipment rents-Dr. balance....................... 277 007 1 052 150 d7 3.7 A1526F75 1 840 971 782 721 5 817 795 5 108 133 2289846 2 585 518 8 948 612 8 476 372 5.6
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance ............. 304526 323 7813T .73I- 6t7-07. 189 17 229 520 614933 683 600 627 198 829 145 1i4315302 1742265 417.8
Net railway operating income............ 10192371 13347624 d 15811790 19325 126 15844768 14457521 18591 384 21321639 8405183 9678 371 42841 335 45457 531 d 5.8
Ratio of expenses to revenues percent) 75.3 63.5 73.8 61.6 68.9 64.7 66.9 59.9 63.2 58.5 66.7 660.8


a/ Does not include Boston and Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central
return.n ereat Lakes Regton.
b/ Includes Income tax, urtax., nd *xcecss-proftt. tax.


dj Decrease, deficit, or other reverse items.
/ allow y operating revenue are after deduction of $7."1, 70 for August 1945, and $3.537,6(5 for August 1944 to create a
reserve for land grant dedctionsIs In dispute.











Statement No. M-100


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


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

Compiled from 133 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 136 Class I steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR EIGHT MONTHS ENDED WITH AUGUST, 1945 AND 1944


United States New England Region a/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
1945 1944 Percent 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 Percent 1945 1944
increase increase
Miles of road operated at close of month# ..... 228 527 228 737 0.1 6563 6593 25562 25 579 23 882 23 925 56 007 56 097 d 02 6011 6 002
Revenues:
Freight ................................... $4687 940 636 $4 654 249 934 .7 1129 515 4260132 888 195 $718 332 899 $765 115 594 $873 322 521 $903 820 324 $1 721 170 846 (1 801 824 113d 4.5 244 496 773 $249 822 420
Passenger ................................. 1 123 040 356 1 204 265 302 d16...7 68 704 772 68 438 897 148 142 393 166 463 169 245 719 974 251 164 679 462 567 139 486 066 745 32 058 437 38 805 532
Mail ...................................... 83 818 305 81 307 100 3.1 3 051 292 3 010 432 12 065 043 11 118 882 13 324 931 13 175 320 28 441 266 27 304 634 2 660 933 2 715 512
Express .................................. 105 316 603 95 390906 10.4 3 378200 3 803 846 14 387 841 14 803922 12 822484 12 882 371 30 588 525 31 490 139 2. 1 588 369 1 857 505
All other operating revenues .............. 251 101 414 246 079 950 2.0 10 993 019 10 554 113 44 248 980 43 025 455 54 487 319 52 439 044 109 729 318 106 018 612 .5 6 605 859 6 655 022
Railway operating revenues ............. 6 51 217 314 6 281 293 192 d.-5 215 642 709 218 695 483 937 177 156 1 000 527 022 1 199 677 229 1 233 481 738 2 352 497 094 2 452 704 243 ___,1 287 410 371 299 855 991
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ......... 860 319 877 828 916 209 3.8 32 160 163 31 715 076 131 068 487 130 241 681 146 897 332 151 502 804 310 125 982 313 459 56 1.1 35 435454 32 577 738
Depreciation ........................... 70098247 70595 099 10.6 3 678 927 3 285 889 13279 616 11 548 147 17 219 068 15 666 272 34 177 611 30500 308 12. 3727416 3 379 366
Retirements ............................ 7 151 012 9 986 330 d 28.4 117 917 246 352 442 671 1 147 582 729 020 1 946 528 1 289 608 3 340 462d 61.4 229 990 232 888
Deferred maintenance ................... d 2468 455 d 3 924 769 d 349102 d 428 915 d 349 644 d 215165 698746 644 80 -
Amortization of defense projects ....... 17194 12 213 437 14.1 42 808 42 808 1 098 241 696 784 T8" -3 196 820s 952 3936412 32.7 1 222 254 1 012 579
Equalization .................. ......... 13561 720 7 885 007 72.0 597 237 424 327 2777591 186 490 1467 800 1 298 120 4 842 628 1 903937 153.7 510448 d 70 00
All other ............................. 746 782985 732 161 105 2.0 27 723 274 27715 700 113 819 470 117 091 593 123 748 185 129 610 229 265 290 929 274 417 522 3.3 29 745 346 28 222 907
Maintenance of equipment .................. 1 101 955 123 1 053 239 285 4.6 35 983 076 33 963 171 176 653 184 173 392 078 234 619 441 235 121 897 447 255 701 442477 146 59932431 56638 292
Depreciation ........................... 143 561 122 142 412 140 .8 3 917 168 3 964720 26 982453 26 489 877 29 670445 29 616 771 60 570 066 60 071 368 .8 11 151 662 11 105 693
Retirements ................... ... d 61345 d 9 9 3082 64426 3 340 593 d 70 848 593 d 31 296 d 2 17
Deferred maintenance and major repairs 1 07r528 13 472 1657 08-0017 35 47209 59-
m to en dp tre d 1 8 108 05 76P8 29.6 5 259 414- 2792 504 21 975 9200 17 03477" 16 080 716 ---E7 267 6 35 967 546 31.4 12 721 358 9 848 897
AmortiUation of defense projects 14U 8958 108 756 36U 29.6 5259414 2792504 21975900 17094 326 47268796
Eualiation...................... ....... 128 979 75 138 71.7 1 853 13 492 d 39 878 d 2 252 20 657 46 687 d 17 368 57 927 131 942 119 233
All other .............................. 818 501528 803 080 504 1.9 26 807 723 27 192 455 127 799135 129 796 655 184 932 477 189 377 130 339 539 335 346 366 240. 2.0 35958 765 35 566 642
Traffic 94 656467 89 737 772 5.5 2 452 610 2203 373 14 913 654 14 073 572 16 517 594 15 919 790 33 883 858 32 196 735 5. 3757 880 3 494 185
Transportation--Rail line ................. 2018 356 783 1 957 273 434 3.1 78 287 014 77477537 352789 880 349 913 212 458 212 117 445 306 272 889 289 011 872 697 021 1.9 75434 053 71 785 378
Transportatior-Water line ................ 1219 4990.5 d 7Bl -
iscellaneous operations..................78 960651 79 110 234 .2 3 302 505 3272 172 10 874468 10466 446 14 654797 14 350 721 28 831770 28 089 339 2.6 1 924 379 2 036 715
General ...... ............................ 137 776 205 133 041 617 3.*6 5943 423 5728 552 24 168 325 23 310 058 25 589 338 24 521 866 55 701 086 53 560 476 4.0 6 566 703 6 669 320

Railway operating expenses ............. 4292 026 325 4 141 323 456 3.6 158 128 791 154 359 881 710467998 701 397 047 896 490 619 886 723 350 1 765 087 408 1 742 480 278 1.3 183 050900 173 201 626
Net revenue f rilay.. operation..........1 959 190989 2 139 969 736 d 8.4 57 513 918 64 335 602 226 709 158 299 129 975 303 186 610 346 758 388 587 409 686 710223965 3 104 359471 126 654 363
railway tax accruals.......................1 112 648 033 1 254 694 612 T--.3 24 429 281 27 183 437 106 162 831 160 692743 147 902 624 184092 805 278494736 371 968 95d 25.1 68934746 87 224 017
hallway tax accruals ....155 951 436 154 191909 1.1 5 764283 5 832 390 26421411 26 479 822 32 579 731 32696 325 64 765425 65 008 537d A 6 260437 6 505745
Pay-roll taxes ........................... 746 458 989 898 119 658 lS.9S 11737 060 13 924 525 36 448467 96 898 220 71 944 968 109 935 876 120 130495 220 758 621d 45 51 638981 69 435 245
iotherta inxes.......................210 237 60S 202 383 045 3.9 6 927 938 7 426 522 43 292 953 37 314 701 43 377 925 41 460 604 93 598 816 86 201 827 8.6 11 035 328 11 283 329

Railway operating income ............... 846 542 956 885 275 124 d 4.4 33 084 637 37 152 165 120 546 327 138 437 232 155 283 986 162 665 583 308 914 950 338 254 980 35424725 39 430 Q46
et ret-Dr. alance.................95 759 582 102 789 177 d6.8 7 551 144 6 497 232 23 654 976 23 616 466 11 990 605 15 890 543 43 196 725 46 004 241 d ...1 dll 491 513 d 8801 454
point facility rens-Dr. balance ............. 28 105 220 28 829 538 4458 052 4 513 406 4 112 422 3 664 146 5470 99 5 698 602 14 041 073 13 876 154 12 16266 144411
Net railway operating income ........... 722 678 154 753 656 409 21 075 441 26 141527 92 778929 111 156 620 137 822782 141 076 438 251 677 152 278 374 5851 _26 45 753 972 46 787 390
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ...... 68.7 65.9 73.3 70-6 75.8 70.1 74.7 71.9 75.0 71.0 63.7 57.8

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
te19195 1919 19 19
1945 1944 Percent 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 194t 19 I9 Percean


Miles of road operated at close of month#....
Revenues:
Freight ..................,.................
Passenger ............................
Mail ................................
Express ...... .......................
All other operating revenues ............
Railway operating revenues .............
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures .........
Depreciation ......................
Retirements ............................
Deferred maintenance ................
Amortization of defense projects .......
Equalization .......................
All other ...........................
Maintenance of equipment ..................
Depreciation ......................
Retirements ............................
Deferred maintenance and major repairs
Amortization of defense projects ......
Equalization ...........................
All other ..... ...................
Traffic ........ ....................
Transportation-Rail line ................
Transportation-Water line ................
Miscellaneous operations ..................
General ..................................

Railway operating expenses .............

Net revenue from railway operations ..........
Railway tax accruals ........................
Pay-roll taxes ............................
Federal income taxes .....................
All other taxes ..........................

Railway operating income ...............

Equipment rents-Dr. balance ................
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance ............
Net railway operating income ...........

Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ......


43 333
$880 628 171
214 352 626
14 661 685
14 954 378
34 650 762

1 159 247 622
153 396 566
12491 872
1 026 848

3 006 792
5 521 244
131 349 810
210 461 200
28 707 367

34 063 528
147 754 076
17 803 422
340 238 581

12 285 961
26 656 801

760 842 531

398 405 091
248 413 411
26 954 375
181 459 513
39 999 523

149 991 680

9_____7_5 499
3 166 277

147 400 902
65.6


43 379
$892 097 517
238 403 072
15 178 110
14 460 658
33 852 414
1 193 991 771
142 738 679
11 625 072
1 127 148

2 195 726
2 907 241
124 883 492
197 204 300
28 564 206

d 948
140 563 860
16 077 826
331 485 408
12 955 006
25 590 799
726 052 018

467 939 753
297 904 814
26 860 412
230 206 070
40 838 332

170 034 939

5 010 743
3 410 228

161 613968
60.8


45 670
1500 840 005
85 255 599
9178 664
15 278 533
32 789 410
640 342 211
108 820 035
10 280 160
2 899 803
1 1390 172
2 05 587
35 490
94 944 167
113 583 290
16 296 256
80 326
805797
18 716 581
10431
79 285 666
9 997 860
202 617 289

6 571 158
15 213 200

456 802 832
183 539 379
90 673 660
16 969 265
50 241 112
23463 283

92 865 719
168 023
1 437 032

91 260 664
71.3


45 68C
$494 451 58C
85 344 984
9 187 497
12 530 947
32 027 943
633 542 951
99 154 136
9 420 858
1 278 323
d 2 271 99C0
1 180 842
400 1253
e9 145 973
105.012 634
16 134 157
d 1 374 207S
14 276 87E
18 572
75 957 234
9 872 752
196 943 157

6 829 87;
14 831 77 7

432 644 325
200 898 622
102 950 877
16 896 379
61 923 943
24 130 555

97 947 745
2 677 905
1 695 318

93 574 52.
68.3


54 918
$1 127 452 864
277 388 403
23 945 720
33 409 547
54 497 220
1 516 693 754

206 169 434
15 017 056
1 456 607
d 300 009
5 836 336
1 179'806
182 979 748
252 415 302
28 084 233
d 35 942

12 287
189 229 461
23 067 149
425 278 379
1 219
25 062 241
27 473 996

959 467 720
557 226 034
362 039 203
34 132 767
286 785 293
41 121 143

195 186 831
32 932 023
4 994 473

157 260 335
63.3


54 947
)1 021 987 827
290 972 110
22 305 386
28 437 669
54 011 907
1 417 714 899
192 820 324
13 578 105
2 118 156
d 679 325
4069 343
1 816 509
171 917 536
231 211 267
27 801 261
d 1517
d 279 05
26 U7U 228
906
177 619 448
22 042 024
398 652 018
4905
24 740 904
26 721956
896 193 398
521 521 501
342 122 255
32 424 474
270 646 669
39 051 112

179 399 246
28 209 539
5187 799

146 001 908
63.2


28 599
0457 848 750
86 476 589
7 590 970
11 085 620
19434704
582 436 633
81 807 860
6 131 548
478 146
1 79 528
1 076 811
1 982 552
72 218 331
78 239 630
9 903 200
22 198
233 176
5 257 745
130 323
62 692 988
9 904 178
160 933 523

6 209 521
12 731 122

349 b25 834
232 610799
133 027 023
13 129 604
107 842 576
12 054 843

99 583 776
2o 038 310
4 466 365
75 079 101

60.1


28 634
$443 888 897
103 478 391
7 331 473
8 471 493
20 169 074
583 339 328
80 743 509
5 470 756
2 122 241
d 329 374
831 113
852 191
71 796 582
77 333 938
9 841 148
564 266
4 353 121
1 661
62 573 722
S 548 435
157 495 830

6 495 112
12 336 609

343 953 433

239 385 695
139 747 681
13 002 107
114 584 755
12 161 219

99 638 2141
20 886 7491
4 CGO 0391
74 091 426i

59.0


129 187

82 086 141 619
446 120 591
40 715 354
59 773 700
106 721 334
2 739 472 598
396 797 329
31 428 764
4 634 556
d 1769709
8 963 624
3 197 848
350 142 246
444 238 222
54 283 689
66 582
d 1 036 75e

153 041
331 208 115
42 969 187
788 829 191
1 219
37 842 920
55 418 318

1 766 096 386
973 376 212
585 733 880t
64 231 636
444 868 981
76 639 269

387 636 320
53 138 356
10 t97 870
323 600 100

64.5


129 261

$1 960 328 304
479 795 465
38 824 356
49 440 109
106 08 924

2 634 597 178
372 717 969
28 469 719
5 518 720
d 3 2PA f9
6 081 299
3 068 829
332 860 091
413 557 839
53 776 566
d 1 517
44 88227
21 159
316 150 404
41 463 211
753 091 005
4 905
38 065 889
53 890 342

1 672 791 16U
961 806 016
584 820 813
62 322 96U
447 154 967
75 342 880

376 9865 205
51 774 193
11 543 156

313 667 656
63.5


d 0.1
6.4
d 7.0

20.9
.5
4.0
6.5
10.4
d12.4

47.4
4.2
5.2
7.4
.9

33.3
4.8
3.6
4.7

a

5.6
1.2
.2
3.1
1.7

2.8

2.6
d .9.6

3.2


S Repre..ent an average of the mileage reported at the close of each monthh within the period. U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1946-0-657265 Include. income tax. orrt, and exceth t -proftt x.5 a
D Secreeae, deficit. or other reverse itee.. t~ht menthe ended with
./ DoeS not include Boston & Albany. the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central Railly operating revenues are after deduction of $31,70ol.19 for the el.ht mcnth. tnd eat wth iots in pte
return. in Great Lake Re.tosn. $31.059.808 for the eight months ended with August 19hL to create a reserve for l nt ducton n pt


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37 322
$636 131 398
182 294 189
12 000 752
13 36&009
28 044 903

871 837 251
117 961 112
8 764 456
796 858
1 784 538
5 010 796
101 604464
150 528 769
17 555 705
d 257A3

21 342 170
d 138 636
111 795 3153
14 045 542
264 804 528

10 361 582
20 090 098

577 791 631
294 045 620
179 478 665
20 693 '38a
129 820 532
28 964 195

114 566 955
10 916 014
2 004 011
101 646 93C

66.3


37 377

$642 275 097
199 597 540
12 462 598
12 603 153
27 197 392
894 135 780
110 160 941
8 245 706
894 260
1 183 147
3 177 243
96 660 585
14C 566 008
17 458 513
d 6 232

18 239 690
d 123 181
104 997 210
12 583 641
259 700 030
10 918 291
18 921 479

552 850 390
341 285 390
210 680 497
20 354 667
160770 827
29 555 003

130 604 893
13 812 197
1 966 118

114 826 578

61.8


d 0.1

d 1.0


3.1
d 2.5
7.1
6.3
d 10.9

50.8
57.7
5.1
7.1
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17.0

6.5
11.6
2.0
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Subject to mre ion


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANORT CNOMSC8 AND WAIIirA


Statement No. M-100
SEPTEMBER 194


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 133 monthly reports of reveu and expenses representing 136 Class I stem railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MOuTH OF s PTUBI, 1945 AND 1944

United States Newr England Region / Great L kM Region Central Easten Region Eastern District Poeahontas Region
Item
19ir5se 194 Percent 195 1944 1945 19144 1915 1944 1945 19441 Percent 1945 1944
Miles of road operated at close of month ..... 228494 228 615 4 0.1 6 563 6 593 25556 25559 23880 23912 55999 56064 a,.I 6014 6001
Rerenees:
Freight ...............................$ 488612491 $591 103907 d17.3 13 346226 15819117 $73495602 92 026645 $90781751 $110848"703 $177"563579 $218694465 4M $26 298 536 4#0084995
Passenger................................. 140 141 500 152 970 816 8376795 8826972 17417641 2257041 30353029 52855780 56147465 639057934 4355981 4903110
ail ...................................... 1035485 10408040 394817 395 468 15 168 1514085 1658287 1680129 35762872 3589 682 89 84 357 347
Ather e .............. .....................7 645 692 11267757 7197279 450 415 703880 1669679 613 828 1 3551 538 1514987 3 631 632 13 75715 179 187
Allotheroperatingrevenue .............. 32419 200 335478462 2 1339 624 1 382195 5469 5 604 808 671858 753 585 13 581 274 14340 588 851 030 891627
ExpeRailway operating revenues ............/79 177 735 /799 228 982 d 15.0 23654 741 26 854 167 98 603 83 123 038 58 10 065 153 154 269 735 252 323 577 304 162 id A.12. 31871 146 36 416 266
Expenses:
Maintenance of wy and structures.........**** 12939752 110404690 17.2 4194503 4139135 16555936 17 628823 19068947 20404898 39819 386 42 17256 A...e 5 650 804 4252836
Depreciation ........................... 9 850 815 9 852 430 6. 489 2888 410 951 1664 456 1840266 2151 521 1978 837 4 305 259 4224 054 1.9 471 151 424 352
retirements ............................ 417 698 1383343 7.1 5 770 4 a as 158 380 174018 165 389 857691 389539 3688775 107 72310 7259
Deferred maintenance................... 2 08 778 30 831 88793 14433 A 36 4 A 52152 L .,6 -
Aortization of defense projects ....... 2? U31 171 Sa 11908 5352 178098 117318 534 978 4-478 8 784984 98 545 81.1 976081 137217
All other ..............................4 9"36 9 719 120 3638 38 376264 5 16 3.934 16 90 T7 35 0 647 828 35020766 3835-736 4018581 3445806
Maintenance of equipment..................216 023 370 131 786 84 4 247 330 4 216033 21987551 21072 71 28213 895 9 41088 54 448 776 54 04 392 9 252 043 6 911 771
Depreciation ........................... 18084 147 179637149 .7 480886 493392 3397158 3315783 3774482 15 753952 765 2526 7563127 .382 541 1398495
Retirement ........................... a Y 4 34 2270 2848 1009 2848 3279 J L 22 AL 311
Deferred maintenance and major repairs.. 1 .- -_ .. 2655 18od 2,-0 655 -
Amortization of defense projects ....... 100 983 53 14 856 321 67 578 407 695 2 855680 2297 893 26,29 809 218104 6 4 890 692 8S.6 3616813 1 310 358
Equalization............................ : i: 7 19258 711 1658 958 11- 00A .-6001 d 254dIR 4 59 4 5_432 138 693
All other .::::::::::::::::::::::::::: ..........................98982 45 08 155 3 3 11018 1 750 907 4 437 i7 8 23 90- 944 4 616 97 42281 9994 4 T0 33 4 189 544
Traffic ............................... 11855069 10838591 307087 309731 1840398 1810951 2039327 1967988 4186812 4 088 670 472520 437905
Transpertation--Rai1 ine .................236 379 762 241719 69284 9030016 9414374 40074974 42770 857 51424885 53674958 100 529 875 105 860 189 A..0 8 831 562 9114178
Trannportation--Mater line ................- 120 ----
Miscellaneous operations ................... 10 311 892 9 854 861 4.6 414 129 427 494 1 384 927 1315 817 1971 937 1806 950 -3 770 993 3550261 .8 8249 559 237 547
General ........................... I ....... 17225 988 16 659 809 3.4 720 492 747 547 3354 443 2874 948 3066 185 3219 850 7 141 120 6 842 345 4.4 914 080 792 869
Railway operating expenses /........... 6211933333 521 264 047 19.2 18 913 557 19 854 314 85198229 87473667 105785176 110490132 209896 962 217 8218 113 L-.. 25370568 21747106
Net revenue front railway operations .......... 57984402 277 964 93 5 79.1 4741184 7599853 13405454 35564591 24279977 43779603 42426613 86 944 047 L_& 2 6500578 14669160
Railway tax accrpals ......................... 904 65 168 465004 1909432 3540826 2334642 84 054 312 10 040 978 24271964 14285046 51 867102 17S 3547542 9979859
Pay-roll taxes ............................ 18521 996 19 137 883 677077 716166 3188010 3318366 3810637 4035748 7615724 8 070 280 749569 772768
Federal ncome taxes ...................... 39260840 119556496 44465 1914431 89 11248698 2246655 14 7321995 77L 27 895 324 1 429 685 7 819 085
All other taxes ........................... 21643 99 29770625 4 37.3 789890 910229 4004 948748 3983680 5504081 8 778095 15901 498 .A-jA-L 1368348 1388006
Railway operating incone/................. 57079 747 109 499 931 d 47.9 2 831 752 4059027 11070812 11 510 279 14239005 19 507 639 28 141 569 35 076 945 1. 2955036 4689301
Equipment rents-Dr. balance ................. 9657006 13339 405 d4 7. 641605 828842 1406582 2587224 856981 16576269 2905168 4992335 _U1 d 115 1 1 a 5I9
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance ............. 3428 610 5 878 244 a 554 698 573 092 516 552 831101 714 739 1 113 127 1785 789 517 320I 3 _15 951 151001
Met railway operating income ........... 43994131 90 82 282g 51.3 1635449 26537093 9147878 8091954 12667285 16818243 25430612 27 567 290 S. 14.2 4202403 5734839
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ...... 91.5 65.2 8000 7147 86.4 71.1 81.3 71.6 83-2 71*4 79.6 5947
Southern Region Southern Ditrict Northwestern Region Cenal Westerm Region Southwestern Region Western District
item
______1945 19 nore 19 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 Percent
Miles of road operated at close of month ..... 37 319 37 351 0.1 43333 43 352 45 67 45666 54902 54925 28585 288612 129 62 1829 199 -
Revenues:
Freight ................................6.$ 59 679 429 77 387 946 'd$85 977965 107 472 94165 868384 7064764 115 165 462 0138 868 811 44 03916155703 526 825 070947 $684 936 50
Passenger................................ 821113085 24295119 25 469066 29 196 29 10315688 1076138 37284453 36058 678 10 988 84 13 034 733 5888 9 9 88 94
Mail ...................................... 1418633 1495934 1 708517 18533281 1116833 118157" 3038 352 94238 914898 899268 5070 063 4 968 077 3
Expas ................................... 107638 13 7 1103353 138784 153267 1732 117 49704 973505 1118 590732 67 341 1
All other operatic revenues .............. 369054 383718 4500084 4724345 4637209 471649 7178070 7079296 2588563 2617743 14397842 144135829
Railway operating revenues ............. 86887839 108 369 314 A1f8. 118 758 985 144 785 580 83470 720 88696 564 165 179 492 188 194 127 59444 961 73390555 308 095 173 350 281 242 4 18.0
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ......... 14990359 15149437 & .-1 20641163 19402273 1453508942 1306760C 44515647 25184933 9882114 10577628 68936703 48830161 41.8
Depreciation ........................... 1134159 1089436 10.2 1605310 1453788 1315493 117856C 1881236 1707432 743517 688596 3940846 3 74 88 10.2
Retirements ............................ 161753 2426728 2a 8534063 249931 284 186 70 01O 370 071 348801 259837 289830 84 096 704 837 81.8
Deferred maintenance ................... d 0 335 8}4 183 968 0 85 L .1. 05. a 791 92 9 44 5635 04 592370 sJIa 0. 2
Daortization of defense projects........ 38 028 178768 196883 309986 1 .na049 0 1. 864 538 195 744887 114743 820 187764 8953729
Equalization .......................... 04 698437 81281 934239 3501 93114 S 882 a 1. 83 ga ,49094 135404 2 4 7 s9
All other .............................. 40643 1300614 3.1 17424226 16454330 11 721 221 9 41 70 850678619 229749665-8 10_ Ds 9283362 83- 4 i0
Maintenance of.equipment .................. 19541181 18131303 7. 6 28793224 25043074 2252754 1349870 99897011 28705986 10396819 9834131 133781370 52038818 1
Dereciatinc .............................. 22292744814 2204341 1 3611815 3 360234 204110 2015079 3536 896 3548185 a 1244808 1238173960 681906 697188 .3
Retiremlent............................. 88698 8 443 43 344109 3 86 388 1 828 3 1289483 01 7 160224 1 530 6 437d99 6 142 *8
Deferred maintenance and major repairse2984d.4 11 784? d 2454Z d 2Q 00
Amotitlon o efenseprojects.......... 3637874 70 45 7 1. 7 2154 '1 386 715 733 4 9 2
.......609 a 0 6 94 4456a4V u
Equalization ........................ 4... 7719504 18368 7. 38870l8 8260614 099 10 414 4084 1 14460 1 8779 7972 557
Allother .....................9........ 1365699 13511203 101 17"4594 1700746 9 27070 9 52150 21208 21618611 7 97- 4 47862081 38617835 39000200 7
Traffic................................... 1744814 1657773 5.9 2217334 2095678 122293 67956 2993185 247568 1234805 1217960 5450923 65464430171
Tralsporation-- il line .............. 307704 9581 1688 826 l 39602 8 577 40803 004 2518577 17 849198 9 5144T 388 50 14868 9 1894891 10 46801 00 1896240807 1 56 08 88 1.
Tra. .portation-ater lime1.......210 120
Miscellaneous operations .t.......... 1a 309 38 114 T 1 558 09 3 318592S16 872 53 839 606 3 3,4005,88 935 005 699680 8894678 74812804 4 712284 5-
General................................... 2526989 244343 3. 34410869 336322 182856 184 94 6 355015 3156768 15360234 1530111 6643799 681142 1.0
ailay operating pense ........... 7098874 7045888561 96 5344 9600674 17667 66843839 5919 05 381991 113022081 944 98152471 43259208 194 15042849 4429 211948 33167 48.
Ratio of epe to revenue.................... 81006 6251900 116.022 39759 46048 1 68.7 184 4658111 778.01 1 8.9 102.6620.14
243749lt.-..L...... 18653935 3867119 26372o0204 d 0i 10416521, agls 38213847 1974,113 16611086 6 I 65289152
All7other9ta8 1...........................9185 7 107 4346? 959 4 554085731 181 9614154 1251 14 ,3781 313 53981 469210 __ _3_40 1
Railwayoperating income V ............. 7904291 13424853 a 10 8577317 16114154 1616185 17249190 9937382 28590862 11856391 10468877T2 18080861 B6e308,832 A 6
Joint facility rent-Dr. halance ............. 1613015071 57140 57564 16 5 88353 7376 130718 295954
Metrailwayoperatingincom..e............7398271 12031823 LI&A 11600674 177766661 14737639 1567159- LALLIZ 21844544 9328471 7 432194 8942845 44948331L1.0-1
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ...... 81.6 65.0 81.0 63.7 80.1 6*.7 134.3 60.1 72.0 58.9 102.3 60.8


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retm 1. iso reet Tfes Begun.
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At Seerse. enilt.r o other remerse Itfm.
j/ Mallwr epeatlog roveesm are efter deaetle of 5,649.53T for Not=&eIr fl. -mA .l.m9 for
Septehar 19M toa ereats a reserve for lmg rant &ea~tlowni dispats.


V ma*ber at earrlers laeiel4 I4 their aemuate for the .math UAr es to operatlg eaW s ead ereftts to
eena Ie Spote aet& TOAS w re i to of the Srtead pe1lo6 of mertisati a of defeu pnjects.
OAs sate rse rted hb reg e Mere a sellees
Ism eekease seathea |oreth|est |so ta.trm
States Wastes


Ah.tisaitma of Wfan. projsaSs l*a,6l.315 | 2.718.235 963.1AW *10.l 7s U6.7.4o7 So.Oa7.1Gi
....... ............. :,,1 Z9.S118 7A.,3 110.97 1.266.09 17.l116.TO 29.tsA
agwpt : :................. ".. 1,957 l.913.M10 A 9M.f1 lm,7 69.607.3 T
YO&a Masseo te W t ....... I7i .27.30.13 \ 2.103 623,790 T.33.s6? MV


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Statement No. M-100


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BURWAU OF TANMWOor lMC=o ANMD MTATIWnC


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 133 monthly reports of revenues and expense representing 136 Clam I steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR NINE MONTHS ENDED WITH SEPTEMBER, 1945 AND 1944

United States New England Region I/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
1945 1944 Percent 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 nPercent 15

Miles of road operated at close of month# .... 228 524 228 725 d 0.1 6 56 6 593 28 51 25 577 23882 23924 56 006 56 094 d.0- 6 011 6 002
Revenues:
right ............................. 176 553 127 245 353 840 1142 861 65 148 707 31 $791 828 501 857 142 239 964044 272 1 014 669 026 898 734 425 2020518 577 6.270 795 309 *279 907 415
Passenger ............................ 12635185856 1 57236 119 7708156 77 265869 165560034 188 686210 276073003 284020459 518714604 549972538 5 36414418 43708642
Mail ...................................... 94 173 159 91715139 3446 10 3 405 900 135 88211 12632967 14983219 14855449 32017539 30894316 .6 2950818 3072859
press ...............................112962294 106658663 5.9 3 575 47 4234261 15091721 16473601 13436311 14413909 32103511 35 121771 3 1664083 2036 692
All other operation revenue.............. 28 520611 2795841 1.4 1233264 11936308 49712372 48630263 6120575T 97963 12250590 120359201 7456889 74649
Railway operating revenues ............. ,6 930 395 047 7 080 522 174 21 239 297 45 245 549 650 1035780839 1123 565 280 1 329 742 360 1387751473 2 604820669 2 756 866403 A 5 319281517 3362722357
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ......... 989717129 9359320898 5.4 36 354 666 355854211 147 624 423 147870504 165 98866279 171907102 349945368 355631817 1-6 41086258 36830574
Depreciat........................... 8794959 79847529 10.1 4 168 20 3696840 14944072 13388413 19370587 17639109 58482868 34 724 362 10-8 4198 67 3803 718
Retirements ..........on .................. 8568712 11309674 A 123687 183518 601051 1321600 894411 2204219 1619149 3709337 54119 30230 240147
Deferred maintenance ..........6772 18.0 45471 48 160 l 1 4- 00 f G 31.2 19833 1 149 796
Amortization of defense projects1..3,4 o'D 1820; 54716 4816Z 1 2601102
................dden yo62 15270 a 1 80 14 8 50 3 4 8 .s 11
eqaliation ........................... 12 53373 7043375 75.4 62842 447345 1948185 -Ai 1654707 386577 4229314 3775366 6231 34200
tenaneequient................137978493 11802569 11.2 4023040 3817204 198640735 194464349 26283336 264537985 501704477 497181538 .9 6918447 863550063
Depreciation ............e .............. 161645268 160375289 7 .8 439805 445811 30379611 29805660 37344492 33370723 68222591 676344959 .9 1253420 125044186
Miecclltne~eoa operatio........................... 2 65523 18 8 5.* d301; 227 6 26 18 5 7 1a006 2 69 3 2 62842206 140 8721- 40 74 8078 7 6 190



Ret ee510t 719345 4011461 3346948 3274668 39037991 29836299 7971680127 11086004 1418
Deferred maintenlweand tionr ....rep... irs 017175388 417 94 6 59389 3200 4 10840119580 19392219 80863 18 654820 5244697 4085836 087 0 7248228163817 1115920417
Equalization ccru............................. 1 101 891 60 9439 6 7.9 564 1 654815 2389 4 798188 1403657 21175 224 7 078 822567 82310 13 7 928
All tae ........................... 174 475900 9020 3449 12 179 587 1305047 1 2 1081456916 206750406 212879674 380196326 388 2 48639 3 43 0618 601 3975188
Traffic................................... 106511 537 100576363 5.9 2 759 697 2513104 16754052 15884523 18556922 17887779 38070671 36285406 4 4 3040 3932090
sportt i ine ............................... 2 736 0546 21991236 5 87 317 03 8891911 39286454 392680149 4750937002 4989681230 989818 886 97572102 12 84 26561 8089955
Miscellaou operations.................. 8927278425 994 77509356 31663894 369111966 122549395 117942211 16626733 1618217 870 37291602762 3163999 3.0Z 217393 22742119

Railway operatinglexpernsest .............. 4913219659 4662587502 5.4 177042 34 17361419 795 6668227 788 870714 1002275795 997213482 1974984370 1959698391 .8 20842146 194948734
Net revenue fromrailway operations .......... 0171790388036 8417 934 672 91 2255108 719358455 240114612 334694 56 150 4629797 17 894679 8363 515 05 941 A.Afl 4995 5 2
Railway tan accruals ...................... 11317603 42315961 23871 3074 108402119 184747055 15 80865 208 769 75.8 71423 087 7248228 97204176
pay-roll taxes .......................... 174473432 173329792 f 60441 36 6548557 2954942,1 29798188 36390367 36732072 72381148, 70789817 9 .2 701000- 7278513
ede194ral income taxes194.... ..........707108098 10176792n0o 12179452 15389544 1582113 10814 918 7419004 5 124668071 117931673 248654 194 5306860 77254328
All other taxes........................... 231736073 232150564 771782 8 3 6750 47290585 46801949 47223463 46984628 102231876 102103_325 1240367 12671335
Railway operating iresome ............. 903857 785 99050594 775 05 1 27891638 411119 131712493 149 4753911 16966818724 182 1709 22 337291602 7 331 925 d 38 37776 44119347
Equipment rents-Dr. balance................. 105 415922 116128 584 d 27 819274 3 7 2 074 25060891 2620364890 1284758 17466 814 461012268 50996 5728 82, 10 s 25E!9*3
Joint facility re of-Dr balance ............. 170 082 7 34707 83 5 012754 5086 49 4628 774 44952 47 618189 346811729 15826 861 133 0 474 07 1101 49 1 0 575 21 4 .9
Net railway operating ncon ............. 766908036 843938689 9.1 2271089 2878 862 102 022828 119 54 150 629797 157894 679 27536515 305941873 46 849 958 37 52522229
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ........... 89 41 85709 97 684 8 .8 70. 894 1 164 849 71 1 009 75 49 39 8 86 38 7 1. 641 884 5804 4
Southern Region BouthernIDistriet Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Iter m 1945o94rPercent1194 Percent
19in5 194 norease 1945 19141 19145 191414 1945 1944 1945 19144 .1945 1914 increase
Miles of road operated at close of eonth .... 37322 37374 91L.0.1 43331 43376 45671 4567a 54916 54945 28598 38632 129185 1292556 0.1
Fight ................................*895810827 $71963043 1966606136 ,999570458*5667032 1564816344$1242661326*1160856038 5014887911,499.4223*$2311212566*2225264805 3.9
pesengerl l............................. 20507274 23906 2 449821692 267599302 92578281 96106367 31467285 327024 788 97 405423 116 3124 504 849350 539684279 d6.5
ll o.................................. 14193 1445874751 16370203848997 188 149 094 1029 05497 100906 269805 25249624 8505868 7 110 1074 98 4785417 433 27894 037
Epres................................. 14393648 13962 530 16057731 159962 18120 142629 3 93 721 1676 092 81 78 64 80190529 5537450 18.7




















r ... .oper... inc .. ........... 02 .4
All otheriperatingrevelne ................. 1693 956 31030110 2.1 39150845 857759 3742 61 3674443 61669290 61091203 2 2 121119176 2062453
IRailway operating revenues ............. 958725090 1002505094 j 1278006607 1338777351 723812931722239512 1681873246 16059090a 641881594 656729803 3047567771 2984878420 2.1
Meint enae of way and strte ..........132 951 471 125 310 377 174 037 729 162 140 951 12 358 977 112 221736 2068508 218005257 91 689974 91321137 465734032 421548 130 10.
Depreciation ..................... 998614 9275142 14097181 130780 159565 105941 189892 15285537 6875 35369 2044307 10.4
Retirefent..................958811 1136932 slI 12860911 13779 12 134853396 1826678 2460358 73796 241461 5688652 8223258 41.6.
Deferredmainten6an41e ...... 4 96 006 351
Amortisation of defense projects....... 2104740 13554915 52x8 4303075 2505711 6-77 70U 89 4651332 1821698 93! 2181
dqoalinati.. 4979396 375879 28.5" 5602525 3 841479 70502 30501 2 517534 1533279 1933498 986233 2921534 S28245306d10.7
All otherf............................115010110 1 67 9.9 14677407 141337822,10688587101087676 208047368 194892500 80321329 810a9944 395 154 3 208455
MAlntnatce Ofaequipsent..................170089950 1697311 7.2 239254424 222247374 1361108 0118511335 352272313 259917253a88636449 61680669 577019592 465596657 23.9
Depreciations........................... 19784979 19662854 .6 323912 32167040 1837353 18149230 31618129 31349448 21913 60 6 37.9
Potiregasts......................... 2....3La*1 L.. .i L..ALZd9 6 10705 75983ie.2 8191 8662206181646 5
Deferred mainteance and major repairs 96T16375424of 7328927 4947 568 ....... 3...
Aortlsation of defense projects ....... 24979998 20646065 41316169 31804320 163754188779835801810324971
Equalisation...........................2 4 6 11884 19 .I06, 8 2811 10498,423 21182o0 1 89919533 730435380 369825950 355150604 4.1
Alother.................... .. ..52306 11...415860 8855 85478 211350050
Traffic.................................15 790 356 14 241 4310.9 20020756 16173 503 1127931 0552a312 26 06033 27747
pt..n-......2......282945752322913847575.14637984113 372281.284 22255539 476718928 448794577179882433176797530 885076522 848147504 4.4
Tra&n=prt&tion-RatiWline .................295-759520291 8Sa85s1.4s7924441382177
Miscellamios operetiOSU...................11670118 12273505;9 13844056 14547321 7443697 7669474 28382826 2781590916999201 7992790 42825724 4277
GeneralI.................................22617087 21364933 30097870 68s27122 1704176 1678604 30729011 29878724 14291346 1386672 62062117 80471484 2.8
Railwayope.ating -Pan" V............ 648674505 623275950 41. 0 857095973 618224664 52365121 48823694 11648497151009215492 39263838653872126412081139316 1884664427 10.4
310050585 379229144 4I a 4209106345 82085257 20016171 234003217 517023534 596693534 249243208 28517242 110019,L.
oet revenue from rilw...operations...........17574 260061637 332403573 9113414 116806274 331774086 388703426 137803041 19060711269 066919995 .
Pailway-roll 0crtals.......................... .231714 32 3285 2 672 30181428 30131185 1904 879 19026794 3824410 36508610 14617964 1458436 71910 656 7011979
Federallocoesstam ......................13225802 1793376,4 185326631 25667 091 4540710 7289g1641 248625992 30886262210981669413119544 403849794 51244722'
All othbe taxes...........................132149902 33022963 445535"78 4 429 2667824 27390319 44 903994 43332194 13368383 1363042 84950619 84352942
Railway operating ictweoV. ............. 122471236 144029747TLL" 160848997 186149094 10902757 115196894 180249446 207990108 111440167 11010698 405717186 433294037Li6
e. 4956857 143552 1 366410 3755428521; 33340093 21977877 23135095 60955654 60175149 1.3

Joint facilitytrent-Dr.balanoe .......... 10161 2216497 628.P11606 159274 228672 5570187 6603563 5054716 543241 12218588 1450270 1
Net ratlwaeperating income .............109045202 126858400 L(] & 159001577 179380362910599830 109246115 142135069 167846452 84407572 8152362 332542944 3586187
Rtio ofexp--e to revenues,(perontl ...... 641 62.267.1: 61.1 72.3 67.6 69.3 82.8 61.2 59.0 68.3 61.1


Selspresantts maseego of the amlage reported at the "eoseot mach soath la b the pelotd. U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1945--0-657265 V sr ofs orie. iseladed R a thir osesats f rc ta peled sares to pematt esees sa0 9 e t eso
. .. Des set ia leD Doetei 4hlbs, the revenus e sa amese of ebteq o ar tasn ltd tth I"vorTan srnnaltps l lseose tea saccrams as a tof$t oe tas shorteat peris ot nsmrttsattwa Ot gOft so PrJeats.
returns tio reat eak* e ws. The ts reported by regions wr s followls
SIseludes t 4ease ten.rs. sa ad ese-peri t. Ive ts, ooate other ort.ts ; n.
j/ herssee Rflet, or other rste steaw fli [ ** as t tt athe rth.tr estea
J/ al r operttig revnsms aen aftor dedw tos oft $35.78.81 1 o t he sf eM the Meth with Septemb. 1 b9 .at toertlsation o defense projects: $101.714,811 2,f74g,539 $963.497 $10.182.591 *6.73,407 $1,047.11t
$34.51is.76 torhes ateaah s with september 19 to ereste a reserve for ln grset denettons is R a .................... 19.70 ,. 40.979 1,26.992 17.14.95 331.
41.st**. giepets s ................... .l4.944 1.963,40 922.518 8,91.566 69.607.512 73.40
Pederal se, "tax credit ....... 77.I65.0I 2, ,03 823.790 7.531.247 66.262,192 1 99.76







Subject to revision


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3 1262 08730 4654


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BURAUU OA TjMT CONOMa AND TArTInC


Statement No. M-100
OCTOBER 1945


UNIV. OF Fl LIB.






U.S. DEPOC9TORY


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled fom 132 monthly reported of revem sd epeme prementing 135 Clas I team railways 1/
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
roa t o N or oc00MEn, 191 5 AD 194

United States New England Region / Great makes Region Central Eastern Region Eastem District Pocahontas Region
item

Miesofrod-pe -----ince191ea 19~h".r '1 S e 19145 1914 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 4nnreaset 1945 1944
Milesofroadoperatestcloeofonth..... 228258 228 361 6563 5925 556 25 558 23877 23 98 55996 56048 1 6 019 6 001
Revenues: 6 3 6592
Pasenereiht...............................6 492 1 5 8 3 6115846569006 195 14 049045 $16696574 73436077 25 95854758 686 858956 $114400886 $174 344 078 0226 952 218 2 19 616 949 $1 824008
Mal .............................. 11353951 14 864 06 8668540 1 70 19475749 30847 266 31347323 57847624 59489 612 d 4 578929 4697939
Express .................................12297970 13 644818 4 1692670 1848464 1886835 1847457 3972693 4084156 314307 347049
MAll.otherotrvess 718641..... ............... 0 1344858 1 1 34684 4 1 1956644 1545605 1 756 603 3712 513 4211201 199236 214 077
All other operating revenues .............. 34 548 062 34 116628 1341599 1307148 6477246 6224260 6671285 722895 14 490130 14 854 303 822369 1008980
Railway operation revenues ............./696991 354 818 30289 d 14.8 24880282 27558451 101676 809 125 357 875 127809 947 156 675 164 254367038 309 591 490 25531790 38092053
Maintenance of way and structures .........123207409 109333150 12,7 4317205 4458330 1894469 17685465 20254927 19664531 435516822 41808326 4.1 8641588 4441772
Depreciation............................ 9893779 8925 293 10.9 487 974 410980 1676 189 1 516 538 2144 254 1966 527 4 308 417 3 894 045 10.6 471 720 424 859
Retirement ............................ 2139 945 2955 010 7 184011 96708 148277 190554 524145 4673018 8564533 754 280 13.1 62 006 26743
Deferred smaintenance................... 4 4557 1 41 13 4374145 88880 4 6- 515 14140 813 71 683 d 4 Z, -
Amortlzation of defense projects ....... 97989441 1579 75 566.9 5 351 1813587 133 080 6 4221292 1832854 5607126 644 441 3635 90868 550 147 590
Equalization ...........................2699421 55 0408 d | 49 43 69097 487 27 4 567 7627d 573 11D dJ 55 9461 103 Al 846 .I l 0 7A6 2 280687
All otheri.............................. 1 03 T 5 55 4.9 369464 34 876 194 16256 16324176 181767 03 178629 022 38 086 563 37 829392 .7 545 4 561 893
Maintenance ofpetin eipentses................. 216 686 165 135 238 9599144 60.2 3 742878 4 475 051 43 10 725 2209143 769 29634938 29 249 22 77259 541 55768 040 37.65 414435590 7 149 743
Deprecieration ........................... 186756571 185 234723 838 4.5 485445 49215 482394252 1644531244 1390120570 20885437 7780921 7908 39 .1 8 75856 1345 498048
Ret ireents-........................... 9 1I-6- 1-5 660 6805 150116 2 6 130 1 !d2148 3015 2Ad 414100 A.2 : d 1 -482
Deferreday opntenate and majncor ........... 54438933 97815538 3102225 2 1r65095 10982722 1814666 16842615 33 932 976 .4 7 0 842821
ato of expeion of efeneproject ...... 89441 4.6 861 45384 2366006 2359870 866 72212 92694.5 72.2 236.4 9
qualization 1........................... d190A 4524 168 1285 686 1945 1_ 190194445 19;20089 35766










All other .............................. U 3716320 37 351 3_256 43833 9 4352 45695 451663 544 U6653 5--1798--9 282585--7 28 6124 8 1289233 4 1289561 -4742
Traffic .............. .................. 11 878748 11500 83596 32264119628 293587 18858 184232 064175 55 195060775 022914 770860 426 467229960 359 880 960 493
Transportation--Rail line ................. 2457860991 25514059448 3.8 9365 560 9790900 415177294 45561767 531710992 55 552944 103 714 846 110905 611 A 6 8722516 9 311 526


























D rean o no t ento t er 143e812 345159 d 1. 205-818 371902 359j48 422176 -81 0 5 | 828 28 -
Tranortationat of defense .....oj........... 221733 185971 19763 333 561 55 83
Miscellaneous operations .................. 108865 189 9 955 925 420 83; 383 98; 1496 67 1 357 012 2090556 1 882074 4 008 068 3 623 059 10.6 255 218 251 00
eneral.................................. 182550657 2 9 05 3974219218 3 7472 9 291988 051936 3489791 3380 06 7523997 7 79464 4.8 825384 805577
Railway operatingepenses /..........626652361 538959591 16.3 1891349 20 149073 110675 959 91354318 110706559 111679682 240293867 223 71936 7.6 60355911 22467118
et revenue fro railway operation.......... 0338 99 79 3453 086 74 5968 7409378 2 099 15 1 4 381494 17103388 44995482 1073171 86219554 7 4; 086 241211562493
Railway taopaccral ....................... .. 27707468 16411947501 1623959 3816997 4067 170 3 5873174 4082381 241643024 856 692 450804195 -256179 1077226 1
Pay-rolltxes...................... 1895792 19594995 703|939 778 226 33 4 3351 465 3902525 4073461 08T4 8a203152d Z- 750735 785 731
eral. 506557 11922279111410 2222.458 0 695 9368638 A.142072 15044597 d 23 763636 26635693d 787433545 8610040
All opter taxes ........................... o eW 25 101 6846 908610 816313 6 155183079 16605 07 195 299 2589866 8 540527 3 10994 350 T478905 56 2 63 74
Railway operating incomeL............... 67568625 115 223 838 d 4 344 974 3 592 381 4 823252 16 441 520 13020570 20352 458 22188 796 40386 359 d 45, 9L 8 883 345 4 852 704
Equlpeent rents-Dr. balance ................. 9441138 12666176 689860 885052 1501156 2314268 1309699 1214780 3500715 4 414n .100 .7 d 1 i 114 0in 1 1SA 99
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance .............. 3688 534 4742 124 552 889 577 414 564 428 471 157 728 149 990 712 1 845 466 2 039 283 15164 148 877
Iet railway operating income ........... 54438933 97815 538 10 02 225373360 1297915 2757668 13656 095 10982722 18 146 966 16 842615 3 932 976 50 58 75209711 65842 21
Ratio ofexpenses to revenues (percent) ...... 8759.9 65.9 76.0 73.1 108.9 73.0 86.6 71.78 94.5 728.52 236.4 59-0

Southern Region Southien District North~edew Region Central Weee n Region Southwestern Region Western Distriet


Miles of road operated at close of month ..... 37 320 37 351 d.. 43339 43"352 45 675 45 663 54663 54 686 28 585 28 612 128 923 128 961 -
Freight ...................................$666043910 679806972 17. 685660859 $111650980$683165826$71319501 $119747976 6142507606 $44217783 $59178540 $232282591 6273005647d124.9
Passenger................................20514085 23664172 25093014 28362111 11347T3 2 10562789 41258982 35102785 10956891 12851709 63563205 58517 283
Mail ...................................... 1528427 1617592 5 1842734 1964641 1195465 1227959 3406473 4289593 936586 1017253 5538524 6334805
Express...................................1685102 1581454 1884 338 1795531 1910 524 2110280 3460202 4156567 1330393 1371239 6701119 7638086
All other operating revenues............... 4 324 982 4068 206 6.3 5147 351 5077 186 4643 379 4667 636 7685941 6 850224 2581 261 2667 279 14910581 14 185 139
Railway operating revenues.............. 94 096 506 110738 396 8 15.0 119 628 296 148 810 449 87 413 532 89 888 165 175 599 574 192 906 775 60022 914 77 086 020 322 996 020 359880960 A 10.3
Maintenance of way and structures ......... 15 527033 14708 161 5.6 24 168 621 19 149 933 15 190 738 135113 756 298910485 2414880419 10420743 10772 716 55521 966 48374 891 14.8
Depreciation............................ 1113880 1031277 8.0 1585600 1456136 1315855 1184429 1907189 1701229 776718 689454 3999762 3575112 11.9
Retirements............................. 143 812 345 159 j 5Jl, 205 818 371 902 359 648 422 176 281 641 500185 436 405 906 467 1077 694 1828 828 LA.
Deferred nintenance ...7................ --L 587 5 .5 L79L..7k It 39 860 7!5.MA4I 130 923 168424 94d 496 524 d 183 146
Amortization of defense projects .... 2213733 18597-1 19.2 3857637 3353561 183551--170138 39217454 608634 1.162608 119 655 0* 0-134 597.4
Equalization ........................ : 1 040 221 149 644 4 1 113 827 430 331 418 188 85124 d 1 277 .7,0. d 3564 47247 22560 2664 A A2.
Alliother .............................. :) vUtie 12996110 16.1 19633393 16558003 11799123 11527618 24575338 22464278 827.-6L9197 246 44652797 43189142 3;
Maintenance of equipment................... 17 756 097 18 709 192 L 59199 487 25 8586935 26 518 592 14079 092 39910273 29359 344 13 798272 10172933 80227 137 53611 369 49.6
Deprsciatio n........................... 2250 015 2 206 339 3605 871 3604 387 2060329 2005 343 3546 708 3 593 262 1 262742 1 2355309 6869 779 6 833 916 .5
Extraordinary retirement .............. 1173 550 113.3 1 173 68 d-135371- 17,646 3 94 -
Retirements ..............................- 1d 7131 1 76 7 137f876 1 8444
Amortization of defense projects ..... 1 550 764 2449 055 36 7 37419 314 3 762996 14 I!-UT4 a3196 58 1.3341 33 618 645 150 I0 603 402 55944 416.3
Equalization ........................... 353 449 19 546 1.1 53538 d I A..92n 6634 1 116 d 12 464 72 d1 ..20 731 4 _7 368 [ .. 3 50
Allother............................. 13 5940696 14 o0335702 18119 591 18 507 704 9631836 10017 67 2 05 11 2 17 58 7 2-5- o77 1,0 8
Traffic9.................................. 1722796 1674070190611 2181563 12725531 1238294 2877728 2757719 1267285 12355833 5417544 5251846
Transpertation-Rail line ................. 31860023 33427725 40582539 42739251 28102788 26848414 54400163 54395256 18986655 20517412 101489606 101761082
Transportation--ater line ............... 2 55 2 55
Miscellaneoon operation.s................... 1281265 1 319 569d2 1536 483 1 570 576 943 302 870943 3571 523 3081775 827 01; 809 562 5341 838 4762280'
General ................................... 2599190 2453784 5.9 3424574 3259361 20391:52 1984458 3662210 3525471 1556724 1576584 7258086 7086513 2.4
Railway operating expences"/............ 70 746 404 72 292 501d2 131102 315 94 759 619 74 067 103 58 134957 134332 384 117 608 039 46 856 692 45085 040 255256 179 220828 036 15.6
Net revenuefromrailw2y operati3.2350102 38445895 9 (J11474019 54070830 13 346 429 31753208 41127 190 75298 736 13166222 32000980 67739841 139052924
Rsilwry tax accrralsway r..................... 12565833 24727783 A-13.374.3 355500014 15147463 21471 891 49400100 4625695 18235698 24260936 82786261.
Railay-t-oaras................. 2530049 2570540 3356271 3 811 2238915 4219 438 4 181093 1513048 1615 564 7 870297 8035572
federalIometa.....................6869309 18689986 6 6 205642; 27300026 9724848 13710218 40423493 1823868 15138731 8821315 65287072
36....................... 16475 34672573908509 4843717 e7a 310 318370s 0 3542235 4795514 1288779 1484 403 7569324 9463617
Railway operating incose /..............10 784 269 13718 112 d1 1900924 18570816 15 183 079 16605 745 19755299 25 898 636 8 540527 13762 282 43478 905 56 266 663 A 22-7
equipment rents-Dr. balance.................. o608535 1315977 A .R.%,R.d.05.48- 176985 1324022 779 409 3901 297 4843444 1 620592 2452246 6845911 8075093 d 4.f
Joint facility rent--Dr, balance ........... 281 404 274 035 2. 433052 422912 181738 57951 5945884 863820 633414 836597 1410036 227992
Met railway operating income .............9894 330 12'1282100 2373 360 17970921 13677.319 15246824 15 259.118 20191 372 6 286 521 10o473 449 5 35222958 45911641A23
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent)...... 75.2 65.3 109.6 63-7 84.7 64.7 76.5 61.0 78.1 88.5 79.0 61.4
u.,en~ sora amlesee. stiom;roednetin peralen Pte8 a reort


1 E-eade aold.w0 Peora sad -Westr nMailoman; road not In operation. Filed no report.
e/ O nt aoltol .. ost a ny. the remanesm d e ewpms" of whih are t" lated with le TYork central
return in Great joke Region.
Includes income ta-, sortax, and esoes0-profits tas.
SDeeras., deficit, or other reeree ite.
18/ tll operting revenues are atter l.dction of $2,457.961 for Octobr 19115, and $3,600,350 for October
19* to crate a reserve for lead grn ddedtions in diepute.


JA mber of carriters ocluded In their accounts for the aonth charges to poprating oxpe o In ecess. of onorel corw.s
and credit, to ralway tax easeale s a resoit of the sohrteeod period of eaOrtizatlon of d8fse project.. th
amount. reported by reglonas ere as folloP0


SItI m ISatt Iern | w.. | s w en l.
Stt d C t4l Pocaheates Southern Northweetera S~m~ outhweter-


AMOrti2ti1of ofme pojt3 1 g,9017 $37i 1.07 ,71 1 1 i.
ise ****.** ** 89.065.665 22,06.6 8 2.893.017 6278.6 13.358.71 11,301,66 i, ,
Maily tea credit .............. 70.966, 162061781 24630110 26 085,8 11,738 11 61. 1 19317







INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPOr CONWOMhCS AND STAiSTInC8


Statement No. M-100


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

Compiled from 132 monthly reports of revenue and expenses representing 135 Class I steam railways _/

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FORa M In UKnW8 ZND IWI oC00 0o, 1945 AtMD 19

United States New England Region / Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
195 1944 Perent 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 194 1Percent 941944
increaseincrease 19451
Miles of road operated at close of month#...** 228 284 228 476 0. 6 56 6 593 25 561 25 575 23 881 23922 56 005 56 090 0.2 6 0,12 6 002
Revenues:
sre .............................5* 665 239 888 853 047 687 156 910 697165 403 886 865 264 578 952 996 997, 1050 903 228 $1 129 069 913 2 073 078 503 2 247 470 796 6 7.8 290 412 258 311 731 423
Passenger ....4......................... 09 689 579 1 503 604 494 85 695 673 85 934 409 183 946 286 208 159 959 306 920 269 315 367 782 576 562 228 609 462 150 40 993 347 48 406 581
Mail ...................... 105 7110 104298 742 3 839 29 3794 135 15280881 14481431 16870054 16702906 35990232 34 978 472 3 265 125 3419908
Express ................................... 125 260 265 120 303 481 4.1 4 057 82 4 732215 16 776 285 18 430 245 14 981918 16 170 512 35 816 026 39 332 972 8 1 863 319 2250 769
All other operating revenues .............. 318029947 313 636 328 1.4 13 674 24 13 243 456 56 189 618 54854 523 67 876 898 67 119 524 137740 718 135 213 503 5 8 279 258 8555 629
Railway operating revenues ............. of7 623 746 78917 894 890 732 3.4 264 177 732 273 108 101 1137 457 648 1 248 923 155 1 457 552 327 1544426637 2859187 707 3066 457893 6 344 813 307 374 364 310
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ......... 1 112 5828 479 1 048 305 859 6.1 40 671 871 40 312 541 166 569 113 165 555 969 186 221 206 191 571 634 393 462 190 397 440 144 a 1.0 49 727 846 41 272 346
Depreciation ........................... 97 807 081 88 738 725 10.8 4 656 183 4 107 820 16 620 261 14 904 951 21 514 842 19 605 634 42 791 286 38 618 405 10.8 4 670 287 4 228 577
Retirements ............................ 10708 622 14 264 685 ,J24.A 307 698 280 226 749 328 1 512 154 1 418 556 2 671 23 2 475 562 4 463 618 A5 364 306 266 890
Deferred maintenance ................. 133399 4337063 186 621 385 602 419 617 27020 60623595 4 -
Amortization of defense projects ....... o 35U-4 125 767 B 225.7 54 716 53511 1---866? V s 4 7A a .- S1- 4 -V7 9075 70 61 fi 55 66 52.7 5834239 1297386
Equalization ........................ 9 653 953 5 238 448 84.3 576 988 516 442 965 471 1 024 319 1 078 5971 41 AA 2 621 056 924 420 549 523 246 487
All other ............................ 946132758 928633668 1.9 35076286 35354542 145330 14954160 157991679 165 886 531 338398713 782676 38309491 35233006
Maintenance of equipment .................. 1 534 430 970 1 320 068 8265 164. 43 973 284 42 654 255 242 522 460 216 508 118 292 468 274 293 787 205 578 964 018 552 949 578 4.7 110 627 864 70 699 806
Depreciation ......................... 179 862 932 178683 784 .7 4 88349 4 950 270 33 773 8.87 33 336 904 37 346 127 37 256 15 76 003 513 75 543 333 13 910 059 13 902 234
Retirements ............................ .. 83123 25 27 308 684 d 62 704 1009 33, 1L 69 1d6 -d466 31584 g972
Deferred maintenance and major repairrs -.ou 14 782 8 4 0 41 05il14 782
Amortization of defense projects ....... 868 1 62 144. 5937853 3654047 48471640 2175089 2047874 65 795 45884882 75.7 5220672 12473196
Equalization ........................... 70997 20363 248.7 308 16836 d 2 _6 2 i 7 87 3d d2 025d 4 .28 6 eA a 996 102 39 97160
All other ........................... 1016150293 1003687761 1.2 3315192 34032418 1U 36SY 6l 4.l 228 955 625 U 4U 422473 252 431 51304 2.1 4444021 44230188
Traffic .................................. 118 167974 111861183 5.6 3082346 2806 691 18637641 17727755 20621276 19838386 42341263 40372 832 .9 4698215 4439583
Transportation-Rall line ............... 2 499 631 288 2 453 612 185 1.9 96 682 59 96 682 811 434 042 148 438 245 836 562 808 994 554 534 173 1 093 533 732 1 089 462 820 .4 92 988 131 90 211 082
Transportation-Water line ................ 1 81 5 080 -
Miscellaneous operations .................. 100 158 932 98 921 020 .3 4 13747 4083 649 13 756 068 13 139 8275 18 717 290 18 039 74 36 610 831 35 262 668 3.8 2 429 156 2 525 269
General ................................ 173 074 278 167 109 713 36 7 406 13 7 223 321 30 814 756 29 236942 32 145 314 31 122 022 70 366 203 67 582 285 4.1 8 306 16 8 267 766
Railway operating expensesV/........... 5537993142 5199883305 6.5 195953697 193763268 906342186 880413 895 1 112 982354 1108893164 2215278237 2183070327 1.5 268777379 217415852
Net revenue fro. railway operations .......... 2 085 753 647 2 695 007 427 a 68 224 035 79 344 833 231115 462 368 509 260 344 569 973 435 533 47 643 909 470 883 387 566 76 035 92E 156 948 458
ailway taxaccruals ......................... 115 916627 1 587 039 516 27962672 34541260 94575661 202120229 161886 683 23300779 284425016 469 669 285 46541512 107 976 407
Pay-roll taxes ........................ 193 357 260 192 845 689 .3 7145 299 7 326 782 32749 805 33 149 653 40 292 892 40 805 534 80187996 81281969 7760741 8 064 244
Federal income taxes 6.....71604242 1136902051 .. 12190935 18061414 10938841 117515 556 71040963 13971266 94170739 275289638 25 635 061 85864368
All other taxes ......................... 250 955 125 257291776 8 6 a 862643 9 153 064 50 887015 51455 020 50552828 52 489 59 110 066281 113 097 676 13 145 71C 14 047 795
Railway operating incomeg/.............. 969 837 020 1 107 967 911 .La.1a 40261 36 44 803 573 136 539 801 166 389 031 182 683 8290 202 525 67 359 484454 413 718 28 3 i. 29 494 41 48 972 051
Equipment rents-Dr. balance ................. 114 614635 128581 540 8882609 8211126 26562047 28517958 14157285 18681594 49601941 55410678 !a. JA 1420 I1369
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance ............. 35 239064 39464798 5565639 5663912 5193202 4966404 6913486 7 802441 17672327 18 432757 478 174
Net railway operating income ........... 819 983 321 939 921 573 A 1J 25 813 115 30 928 535 104 784 552 132 904 669 161 612 519 176 041 644 292 210 186 339 874 848 1.n42 435 40 58 365 050
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ...... 72.6 65e9 74.2 70.9 79.7 70.5 76.4 71.8 77.5 71 2 77.9 58.1

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southweetern Region Western District
Item
19451944 Percent Percent
increase 1945 194 ~ 195 ~ 194 1945 194 1945 19441945 1944 increase
Miles of road operated at close of month#*.... 37 322 3372 a 0.1 4333 43374 45671 45 67 54677 54 704 28 597 28 630 128 945 129 012 0.1
Revenues:
Freight .............................. 761 854 737 0799 470 014 4.7 $1 052 266 9961 111 201 437 635 025 161 636 135 845 ,1 358 763 535 299 468 646 6546 105 69,4558 770 963 2 539 894 390 2 494 37, 454 1.8
Passenger .............................. 223921 359 247554 832 264914706 295961413 103918613 106 66915( 35593171E 362126942 108362314 129384833 568212645 598180931 a.
Mail .................................... 14 947812 15576124 18 212 937 18996034 11490962 1153702? 30 39052 29539217 9442454 9247994 51323941 50324238 2.0
Express ................................... 16078749 15544204 1# 17 942 061 17794 97. 18721729 16 37357 39390924 35843940 13 389 511 10958017 71502171 63 175 536 13.2
All other operating revenues .............. 36 018 939 35 098 316 2.6 44 298 197 43 653 945 42 069 998 41 412 06 69 316 50< 67 902 715 24 604 521 25 454 096 135 991 032 134 768 880 .9
Railway operating revenues ............. 1052 821 596 1 113 243 490 4 5.4 1 397 634 90 1 487 607 80C 811 226 46 812 127 67 1 853 793 20 1 794 881 460 701 904 50 733 815 903 3 366 924 179 3 340 825 039 .8
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ......... 148 478 503 140018 538 6.0 198 206 34S 181290884 138549 715 125 335 49 280199 50 242 145486 102 110711 102 093 853 520859940 469 574 831 10.9
Depreciation ........................... 11012493 10 306 419 6.9 1568278C 14534996 12 911508 11783847 18769724 16952671 7 651783 6848 806 39333 015 35585 324 10.5
Retirements ............................ 1102 388 1482091 25.6 1466 694 1748983 3483639 1770515 2 108 31| 2960543 1 174 38 3 321028 6766 346 8052 086 16.0
Deferred maintenance ...................- 2313 5 2731 28 3449 id 893590 13132 4 1163851 2527161 A 3741 259
Amortization of defense projects ....... 2326473 1541 886 50.9 8 16071 2 839 27 514 150697 261772 984 30 1 6 35 341o5 tl 7 832 45 352.2
Equalization ........................... 3939175 4025 323 2.1 4 488 69 4 271 81C 488690 390 142 486 25f 823213 1 569 251 677703 2 544199 1 891 058 34.5
All other ........................ 130 097 974 122 662 819 .X 168 40746 157 895 825 118 464 511 112 615 294 232 86240 217 042 683 88 599 66 90297 190 439 326 580 419 955 167 4.6
Maintenance of equipment .................. 187 826 048 177 406 502 5.9 298453 912 248 106 30 162 629 422 132 590 42 391 948 891 289 00 950 102434721 97341 002 657 013 040 519 012 379 26.6
Depreciation ........................... 22 014994 21 869 193 .7 35925052 35 771 427 20 397 687 20154577 35125 92 34 904062 12 41075C 12310385 67 934366 67 369 024 .8
Retirements ............................. 27 Oa7 665 58 5 10 637 6241 7 39 76892 21912 44559 11424
Deferred maintenance and major repair s -3 97 34 41 M. 1243 814 142z 1 397 440 -
Amortization of defense projects ....... 26 530762 23094120 14. 78737482 35 567 316 4 123 33293778 12 489 02 5 550 968 180 505 085 57 41 558 214.4
Equalization ........................... 85 683 91 67 16 71 5 893 17 618 24 15S 8 668 11 320 56 359 4 627 82 845 17 466 373.2
All other .............................. 32 542 21 5 183833216 176772309 98188205 95496 10 234 211 38 221 245 420 77 444 24 78 660 880 409 843 825 395 402 409 3.7
Traffic ............................... 17 513 152 15 915 484 10.0 22 211 367 20 355 067 12493 324 11 790 606 28 715 750 27 340 450 12 406 26E 12 002 228 53 615 344 51 133 284 4.9
Transportation-Rail line ................. 327 435 546 324 816 581 .8 420423 677 415 027 663 256 577949 249 403 811 530 226 84 502 402 949 198 869 08g 197 314 942 985 673 879 949 121 702 3.9
Transportation-Water line ................ 122 5080 1221 5 080 L.26.
Miscellaneous operations .................. 12 951 383 13 592 630 A 47 15 380 539 16 117 89 8 386 999 8 540 417 31 954 34 30 897 684 7 826 21 8 102 352 48 167 562 47540 453 1.3
General ............................. 25216277 23 818 716 5.9 33522444 32 086 482 19080912 18710 498 34 256 64S 33287144 15 84807 15443304 69185631 67440946 2.6
Railway operating expenses/............ 719420909 695568 451 3.4 988198288 912984 302 597 718321 546371251 1 297303 81 1125159743 439495078 432297681 2 334 516617 2 103 828 675 11.0
Net revenue from railway operations ......... 333 400 687 417 675 039 A.2.A 409436 61 574 623 497 213 508 142 265 756 425 556 489 99C 669 721717 2628 409 43C 301 518 222 1 032 407 562 1 236 996 364 d 6.
Railway tax accruals ....................... 200145182 259927181 423.0 246686694 367903588 89297492 13395373 535307868 437863954 142428736 177648954 584804917 749466645
Pay-roll taxes ..................... 25701471 25 423 812 11 3346221 33487456 21186604 1 65 70 4238943 40610605 16 131 01 16199950 79707052 78076264 -2.1
Federal noose taxe..................... 139 127 334 198 013 749 297 164 762395 283 878 117 38 694 33 82 114 00o 262 336 21 349 286 115 111 640 56 146 334 172 412 671108 577 734 296 428.
All other taxes ........................ 35316377 36490220 48462087 50538 015 29416 552 30574019 48353 043 47967234 14 657 16 15 114 832 92426757 93 656 085
Railway operating incomeI/............. 133255 505 157747 858 9,1.g5 162 749 921 206719 909 124 821065( 131 802 68 203411 301 231 857763 119980694 123 869 268 447602645 487529719 8.2
Equipment rents-Dr. balance ............... 11 874408 16270828 27-0 2 5133 841 275954 4 463 51 41 201 124 37970316 23 598 469 25603 191 67 559 140 68037021
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance ............. 2441566 2490531 L 43 4234519 1775481 284623S 6181 691 7682275 5 688 132 6269012 13645306 16797522
Net rallway operation income ........... ..118939531 138 986 499 A14.4 161374936 197 351 549 119675622 12449293S 156028484 186 205 172 90694093 91997 065 366 398199 402695 176 a 0.0
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ...... 68.3 62.5 70.7 61.4 73.7 673 70.0 62.7 62.6 58.9 69.3 63.0


I/ eludes Toledo, Peoria an Wester Railroad; roead not Is operation. Filed no report.
* Represents an average of the lileage reported at the close of each month within the period.
/ Does not Include Beaton & Albany. the rwveaums anld expense of whih ar iaclulded with Ne York Central
returns nl great Lakes Region.
D/ Includes income ta, eosrt., an rxoe e-profits tax.
Deoreas.. .defiot, or other r.rFes It=*.
R ailwm operating reenues are after edution of 37.936.792 for the ten months ended with October 1945 and
$38,119,116 for the tea months ended with October 1914 to create a reserve for land grant deductions in
dispute.


V A number of carriers n0clul.4 in their account s for the period charges to operating expenses In excess of normal acnreals
and credits to raillay tis aoruals as a result of the shortensed period of namortization of dfms. project.. The
amounts reported by regions were as follomt
Untated Great estrl Poeahontas Southern Iorthweste n stern outhet. n
Aoortisation of defense pnoj.cts: 01,656.519 $24.144.936 (2.93.01T7 10.509.308 986,208 25 .26.c1o lo $100,7-.9t $7006,962
Boa0 ....................... 30.396.31 1.758,278 11.67060 63.690 3.,006.1110 19,s,074 l,421,589
EqulpeAt .................... 171,259.6688 22.386.658 2.893,017 36,14,248 922,518 22.320.70 80O,909,1' 5.55.373
Railway tax credit .............. l48,656,149 16.061,781 2,63.,0o 2 137.9411 35.528 18,720.859 77.2430o73 5,194.20T7

U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1945-0-657265


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BURAU Or T UANMow 800 NC8 AND WAIISW


Statement No. M-100
NOVEMBER 194


UNIV. OF FL LU.
cU.S. DEPOiTO





U.S. DEO~rITOr~Y


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 132 monthly reports of reriuMes sad peaes representing 135 Class I steam zraways 1/
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR TI MO1g 05 2 OTFBfZR, 1945 AND 1944

United States New England Region A/ Great Lakes Region Central Esten Region Eastern Dittriet Posshontas Region
Item
1945 1944 Percent Percent
increase 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 19 1 944 increase 1945 1944
Miles of road operated at close of month ..... 228119 228 350 .1 6563 6 588 5556 25 558 283874 23 895 55 993 56 035 d 01 6019 6 005
Revenues:
Freight ................................... $46368 104 S84 993 774 a 20.7 13 437 28 *15 987 5334 78 90 .61 91 56 401 $90 487 631 109 827743 176807 810 $217011 6777 l 27 435911 29741028
Passenger ................................ 145 55 281 140287976 3. 8500681 8 639476 1937 904 17850690 31590589 29896589 59329174 56116 755 4 853 151 4182984
Mail .................................... 10668727 11543295 ad 7. 370947 393039 1668411 1677005 1746903 1822916 3786261 3892960 $ 317979 374874
Express ................................... 10661860 .12955 434 7 304 340 432 778 1176 876 1 76615 997 212 1 549 964 2478428 363593 55 140 688 204782
All other operating revenues .............. 30613 204 30450046 1302264 1312094 5412 953 5368796 6373226 6417712 13087 443 13098602 .1 805569 936981
Railway operating revenues ............. /6C61 181 176 /780 230 525 1,23915 560 26454920 100399005 117809 505 131174551 149514924 255489116 293779 349 dl.0 33 55331 355440646
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ......... 112673335 102316 327 10.1 4240580 3890312 15931450 16545746 18396932 18882147 38508962 39318205 9 4906642 3865484
Depreciation ........................... 10017 974 8912 026 12.4 4868297 410375 1677111 1 521798 2175172 1960797 4 340580 3892970 472 84 425794
Retirements ............................ 3583988 2 00894 28.0 39891 29802 88555 174869 212673 482368 335119 687 039 V1647 33997
Deferred aintenance.................. 17224 632 152 I78 181 953 d 47684 d 8008 104 694 163 945


Maintenance of equipment .................. 149943447 131532512 14.0 3594764 4393385 20057096 216 6 799 27 14160 28888042 50793462 54308226 a 7313510 688547
Depreciation ...........................18006491 18005369 483655 487330 3401209 3534451 364431 359457 75287295 7616354 13789288 1 97 728
Retiresents............................. d 20 H 7d 32 18 6- 648 2291 d 114 d 3 483 d -4 3 I1 3 1
ortiton of defense projects 32 820 9 4 108.8 8 005 585 003 514 035 8 429 8 2 220 689 2344 062 175 621 L 1477 574 1 333 51
Equalization ........................... 10 419 6 ... 524 1 577 20 1 6 d 1Li 988 2.1./5 8347 I a.2 n6 d d 11
All other ............................. .99 35 401 97911884 1.4 3 102 00 3327 47 16128 24 1567 461 70 48 22 469916 40928 90 4152585 .s 4- 4 18968
Traffic ... .................. ..... 12133698 11626848 4.4 381565 266739 1 8417796 1781066 2 064904 2 087234 4288035 4130039 561825 548800
Transportation---ail line ................. 245486687 258 212 040 a .7 9383054 9410365 41951869 44493688 54036446 55303274 105371369 109207519 9626496 p375716
Miscellaneous operate ions .................. 10663 954 9 891 09 7.8 432386 380347 1477697 133090 2024599 1 81847 393468 3589728 115 244978 64037
General ............................... .17647949 16655856 6.0 741965 737893 3348118 2885686. 3132083 3062762 7842166 6685741 8-3 952787 916197
Railway operating expenses e ........... 548549 650 524235089 4.6 18714014 19078441 84628006 8864 086 106796 65 109441931 210138 676 217 184 458 .231606038 21 85570
Net revenue from railway operatoi ...........112631526 255995 436 4.0. 5201546 7376479 15770999 29145419 24 377895 40072993 45350440 768594891 *1 9947274 13584937
RailvaytaxaccrIls o. ...... 39395330 147368337 k3 1437532 3955856 5097811 13 154695 9185329 22034543 15780672 39144494 4568926 9036378
raili t c......' 18 382 093 189295 417 .3 653 829 720 279 3136735 3229653 3837784 3960752 7628348 7910684 762 321 766980
iPay-roltaxes ........ .......... a a 21 104271 343 3 442 2356450 2369 29 5250456 312443 13209195 088528 20816101 2583399 6984738
Ald oter8 cstaxes ...................... 23 055 453 24172577 aA..S 815145 678527 380 4674586 5034902 48645 96 I 6 085 10417 709 a3 1083208 1 8847120

Railwy operating inc.oe./............. .73236196 108626099 a dL4 3764014 342122 3 10673188 15990724 15192566 18038450 89689 768 37450397 Ad 9 5578 48 4548559
ulentrents-Dr baline ............. 8059074 11939816 A20 717064 781220 708151 2540530 1054113 1276375 2479328 4598125 19 d 6494 1 8 1243
Joenraclt rent-Dr. balance................... .3856055 5467976 5589813 520790 604 130 4685759 701348 1131113 1864291 2117662 6T8495 8 170 -64

Net railway operating income ........... 61 321 067 91218 307 18 2488137 2119 213 9360907 1984 435 15437 105 15630962 25286149 30734610 17.7 6 876928 5 55833
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ...... 83.0 67. 78.3 721 84. 75.3 81,4 73.8 82.2 73.9 70.4 61.7

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
_______ _________1945 1914 4norae a 1945 194 1945 19144 195 19414 1945 19144 19145 1941 inorease
Wiles of road operated at close of month ..... 37S 503 37 360 d 0.2 43 322 43 35 45558 45 65P 54660 54680 28586 28 611 128804 128 980 -
Preilht ................................*... 64504872 680342394 197 691940803 110083419 5454364 o60780526 986167464 139247321 41773363 657870831 194933491 257 89 678
Passenger ................................ 1873183 22631 23588874 26746245 146 107926 39181 903 34714080 10967 63 11914 400 6 637 833 57 424 976
Mail .............................. 50 ........152082 1618414 138805 1 9932 88 1 181 091 1 195 8695 929 326 3 548 306 9332 44 1 112876 5043661 5 657 047 l
Express ............................... 1596489 1680731 1737111 188551 889 98C 001454 3248413 4070412 1 37928 1338698 6446 21 7410566
Allotheroperatintrevenues.............. 3491572 3682999 -4 4297141 4 589 980 3 803 499 3 695 2553 7089 377 6670 558 2 395 744 2 397 6853 13 28620 12761464
Railway operating revenues ............. 89 848 822 109857 799 dg 123 402134 145 298 445 7384880 78467 626 151005 483 188 00 647 57437642 746344568 282 89926 541 152 751 3
uintpenance of ray and structures ......... 14669085 13287736 10.4 19575 727 17153220 1602194 123858667 28684590 23017414 9 888 108 10441881 54 58 46 45844902 1.9
Depreciation ........................... 1113206 1030855 .0 1585440 1458649 1 350 09C 1187414 1940167 1682931 801697 98062 4091954 3562407 4.9
Retirements............................ 197911 36 898 444. 3682 84 389895 2055 37 525 170 437 05 325 782 393 05 873008 2886 585 1723960 7.4
Deferredmaintenance .................. 8- a3 I 2d 1a a 991 d 452380 21 47 100 010 197037 1 0 78742a 600687 -
aortiation of defense projects ....... 1 87 177 530 4.6 341 310 318 699 2 385 443 17 378 407610 61 775 68 114 86 6 568 483 901260 68.8
Equalization ...........................h auI 098 S04 a B84 10. d aN 14r4905432 55 i19e45 WsenRionouhwe 49488nR0 1794gi d Distr c191 .
All other ... .................... 14300 11977562 18.8 18777125 15268302 101953764 10475250 2 65 9 2.769 89558 2 414719 2 401 96 007 s
Maintenance of eqipeent ............. 17 438206 1845 090 24 751 516 25 3405 24800 44 13 277 909 9582459 829128 45 10 015570 9477 S 74 298 469 35183721 434
Deeciation..... 7........ 8573860 $3 811 685 3 601 588 2 054 805 9 2 014 651 3 582 481 3 535 801 1 750391 1 234 975 6 867 511 6 787 427 .24



Traffic 1846 1640 ......................... 2408198 2204203 186776 1228889 943 749 2848514 12885927 12817003 5497485 528706 4.0
Transpertation raill.ne........... .....50562013 33 84107 d3. 41682509 42817883 87 5 9!2 2101927 52398849 55325998 1844136 19988779 98432809 100 38698 l
ilraneations eraons ............. 848........ 124 8 1264 138 1. 1487136 128175 934 43 841980 3 583 80 319876 784 123 798 444 524213 4 833 189
General ................ .........2685973 8435174 -71 3578760 3351371 185705 1781612 3381322 3289113 1588646 1548019 6827023 6618744 5.t
Railway operating expenses .J......... 69 877 08 70 339 648 93 4835846 92 195 357 474 84C 54 617384 10 515 149 118 796 469 4193773 4441421 244987 188 214 855 8274 4.0
Wet revnes from railway operation. 19971014 39518191 29918288 53103068 1375896 23580242 20490334 71 854 178 16499 903 31193037 3.7363798 126 297 457 4.4
t lre at a ona ............ ............... 559 3427 25 18674 139 30 1 a3426s02 118 1100 70482 44 901182 657866 26SO 989 9746385 74 000 191
Raytrll taers ............................. 14 6072 2 57 404 3622 99 388493544 09 20 330 40 8 146 4 140760 14595 15587 00 750175 76 318794 6.e44
Dederarl ..mo.steanse........................4050041 19074655 68340898 26 041552939146296600861354698 3176445 144614709.03 54LIL.4 575 '851606
Allothration- 304834f3n9e819740.......717753024 1418430.9 489617 295 01944 76 0384 456082 135 122503 6842701 8 791








ailae operations icos ............. 10411387 14329877 d 15990015 178 436 5 93 864 12019 142 12763912 2 3 016 891 637 198108 27 618 413 5 297 866 41
1et62a61.73 605...............2... 257 435674 35187 360158 15054 2184 6.2 559816 143258013 1594802 2149023 6857954 6 7871413962


q eivent rents-Dr...le......................... ..2624025 d14 25674 3 4d4 4" 0 911






et raillay operating income ........... 6918985 126388515 69.4 15795913 18191348 5090712 11108513 8476884 20623109 6865409 10586727 20239005 4? 892349 .&
Ratio of peonses to revenues (percent) ...... 77.8 64*0 5 *8 635 981 69*6 88.4 68.1 73.0 582 86.*8 3.0


Szoludes Toledo, Peorla and Western Rairoad; read not ia operttios. Filled no report.
/ Does not include Boston and Albany, the reavenas and expenses of whioh are in.lodad .ith en TYork Oentral
returns in Oret Lakes Region.
o .lman lo.e. tax, *urtax, and osmes-psrofts tax.
SBr e, tdeflt.o, or other reverse ite.
3/ Rall-. opltlns revenues are after deoduotion of $2,63.218 for Roveab"e 1945. d $3.U11,59 for
IeeT r 1914 to create a reserve for land grea t ednaotlons In dis toe.


fL A anber of carriers included in their amounts for the math Carges to opet B a expeoss ta lexcee of asae aeoornalss
and oredite to railmw tax ecomorl as a resut of the shortened period of amortization of defense projetto The
Ammunts reported by regions wre as followed
". Une Ost IUt P o" tes Southern orthesterm a osth e-t a.
ess lekes a-tes. Western
Aaesrt tat of ...defense projectal.. 3 ,636.077 tl l 1.29.7363 *906.159 *22.731 3 l.50.a03 :13.7.1. *.92.938
Road .......................6.034,2201 65.835 61.1559 22,7314 2.236,1 2.931.7U0 76.175
Iuiipmat4..................25,603,851 4 .2 1.158.52 8 M31.709 11.66.015 10,854,064 1.211.763
RailAM tax credit ............. 57.6 67 1.022,701 1.9a4.077 22.937 10.1499,301 11.203,369 913.295







INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OP TA UPOT CONO6IC AMND TATMTICS


Statement No. M-100


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 132 monthly reports of revenues and expenees representing 135 Clas I steam railways I/
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR ELEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH NOVEMBER, 1945 AND 1944

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

1945 1944 ~oePerent 1945 1914 1945 1944 1945 1944 19 194 4r 1945 ePercent
Miles of road operated at close of month#... 2828 267 228 463 L 6 563 6 592 25 560 25 574 23 880 23 918 6 003 56 084 0.1 6 0135 002
Revenues: A
sener::::::::::::::::::::::::::: ............................. 55524486 64389247 94 196 94323 85 034 190 25 99064 33851085 345 24 71 35 91 402 65 578 905 4546 498 52 58956
ail......................................116195837 115842037 4210244 4187174 16949292 1615845 18614957 1852522 39776493 3887143 583104 379478
Express................................... 135 922 126 133 258 915 2.0 4 362 163 5 164 993 17 953 161 20 106 85a 15 979130 17720476 38294454 42 992 327 2 004 001 2455 551
All other operating revenues .............. 348 643 15 344 086 375 1.3 14976 506 14 555 50 61 602 571 60 223 319 74 249 085 73 533 237 150 28 162 148 312 106 9084827 9492 610
Railway operating revenues............. 8284 92796 8 675 181 256 A&4&5 288093 298 299 563 021 1 237 856 653 1356673266 1588726878 1 6939415600 311467688233 53608237241 d7 378 366 619 409804956
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ......... 12258201 814 115068218 6.5 44912451 44202 853 182500563 182101715 204618137 210453780 432031151 436758348 d 1 54 634488 45 137830
Depreciation .......................... 107825057 9765075 10.4 5144480 4518195 18297372 16486749 23690015 21566431 47131867 42511375 10.9 5142521 4654 371
Retirements.................... ... 2...1 2 11702 5 6 347586 310028 831883 16870 163188229 31553605 2810701 5150656 554l 528679 299 887
Deferred maintenance ..................I.. 1 s 2, 46L7 d1 5015 4 1
Aortlzation of defense projects ..... 58 368 43 17 567 09 232.3 5471 5 862 3 104 09 105543-----461 8 5954277 1438555
Equalization.......................... 7 641 06 4177887 87.7 491 86 446086 950a 1 1748 1 023 781 437 0g 2466341 157 5957 21 271
Allother............................. 104022585 101827330 2.2 3887797 38869742 159350744 164290395 174018219 181797871 372242740 3 42851416 38523746
Maintenance ofequipont................ 1 6843744:L 1451 60077 16.0 47 56804 47047640 262 579556 38134917 319609877 322075247 629757481 607257804 117 941174 77585281
Depreciation............................ 197 86942 19 668915 .6 55367154 5437600 37175096 36871355 40988557 40850732 85530807 85159 687 15288987 15299962
Retirements .............................. __ d 22 %QO 6d 3086 2 684 d 3552 330 8d 81, 4065 d BOW d 4L d 341"9d 2991
Deferred maintenance and major repairs d 1525 674d 2 0 15437 d d 1 4 7
Amortization of defense projects ....... uu 4L: 154 5215 141.1 5945.858 4 179050 48985675 24 182018 2 699 434 82 96 68 51060 502 a 2.5 53 684 2951 13 806 709
Equalization............................ 6C'058,11_ n 361 18413 d 58AAd 34795 2714 4322 dfi Le d 1 2Q0 50217 64045
All other......................... 1115407454 1101599647 1.3 36254506 37411893 176488025 177097602 6 858 529 4 463 40 64 4730389 d8 2.0 48952 84 48417 156
Traffic ................................ 130 30167S 123488031 5.5 3403611 3073430 20479417 19508821 2268627 21925620 46 569298 44 S07 871 -- 5 260 04 4988383
Trasportatlon-Rail line................. 74511797 82705824226 1.5 106 0655644 106093176 475994016 482739716 616845441 609837448 1198905101 1198670340 1028614627 99586798
Transportation-Water line ..............1 801 5 494 LA. .aZ -
Miscellaneous operations.................. 110 822886 108 812 11 1.8 456985; 4463996 15233765 14470184 20741 88 19858216 40545513 38792396 4.5 2674134 2789 306
General ................................ 190722228 183765568 3.8 8148098 7960 614 34182 8875 32 122 64 3587739 34184784 77608370 74268086 4.5 9858954 9183963
Railway operating expenses 4............. 086542794 5724118394 6.3 214667711 212841709 990970192 969077981 1219779011 1218355095 2425416914 2400254785 1.0 292383417 239271 561
Net revenue frao railway operations ..........2 819838517 2951002862 ga 73 425581 86721312 246 866461 397654679 368947867 475 6064465 689259909 9599826456 8.2 85983802 170 53S 395
Railway tax accruals ...................... 1156011422 1734408853 33.S 29400204 38496516 99673472 2158274924 171771477 255042337 300845153 508813777 5091043 117012785
Pay-roll taxes ........................... 211760181 821177110 7819957 8047061 35 886540 36379306 44130676 44766285 87437173 89192 d58 .. 8523 062 8831164
Federalncotaxes..................... 672768275 1241173393 dA 12189493 20417863 8569118 122766018 74559 859 152921863 95288464 296105738 4a 28218 46C 92849106
All other taxes ........................... 27148296 8281 464 35435 9420754 100315 98 55217880 56129606 53080 942 57354189 117719516 123 515387 14168916 15332515
Railway operating Lncome ............. 1042 37374 1 216594009 414. 44025377 48284796 147212989 182379755 197176390 8205641828 388414756 4511686 79 13.2 35072764 53520610
Equipment rents-Dr. balance............... 122673 70 1405 1 ,35 9599673 89 2346 27270198 31058488 15211397 19957968 582081 268 60008802 l a a d 1 a 118
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance ............. 39095115 44932774 124452 6114702 5797332 5432163 7614835 8933554 19536619 20550419 T. o! 6Z 0
Net railway operatingoincome ........... 880604982 103113988 14C 6 28301252 33047748 114145459 145889104 174350158 191678606 316 796869 370609458 14.5 49312833 3 917 883
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ...... 73*5 66.0 74.5 71.1 80o 70.9 76.8 71.9 77.9 71.4 77.3 58.4

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
________ ______19_5_9_91945 1944P ersacn 195544 1945 19444 1945 1944 194511944 Percent
Miles of road operated at close of month .... 37319 37371 T 0.1 43 332 43 373 45661 45 67 54 675 544 703 28596 28628 128932 129 00o d 0.1
.1rei.i8 5 9170ht ................................... 23 08 879010814420777 22288591711 457 379 999 438 715 907 587 879 057 16641 794 2 734 82708110275227413
Passener way rure................................ 2 147589 1 0674 21778 077 198444104 1457166 137746581159 39588138098 684900 1193 11 9 77 14129923 5 6308508 47 1655105 190
ail ............. ..................... 1..16468638 17194538L 20051742 0989320 1267205 12732898 33319851 83288750 84348 103 7540870 5836760 55981285
etxpressm.. ............................ 170675179 17382493588 a 1888977 818875 53 014 18395085 245984 3 869914 352 14757446 194056 7794849 7058 4710 10.4
All other operating revenues...............39 5103511 36751L315 0 48-595-338 48243925 4587349 45105 322 76345883 74573273 27 000272 27851749 149219652 147530344 1.1
REqualwayoperation ...revenes.. ............. 1142 87041 122 7710189 152109803866 329091245 894507326 89059530 2004798691 1982932107 759342150 8084503989 364921410 81 97777 .9
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures........... 163147589 15 306274 217 0 984544104154571666 137721 159 306884098 265162 900 111932 825 112535 674 575 388506 51541973 11.6
Deprecation ........................... 12125700 113372740 2622 1 359916 45 1426189 18971 26 20 709891 18635601 84336480 7540868 43424968 3914773 10.9
Retiremsets ............................. 1300298 1838988 I.B 18284977 8238875 553901 2889565 21545924 32868326 1 567993 4194036 965293 9 7060 8 1
Deferredmainteance ................... 08 52 a% 2 139 01 5d 7 943 2 1334 8065 2 49 0 9 7.
ctntion of defense projects ........ 154719 46 19416 88502 023 3157607 93814 S 95838 305 3 759 931 179777 41985 384 8 375 9 380.
Eqrali.at.ion........................... 2840 71 3770215 7 2998266 3991486 94379247 80498 94 174352 43840578 1258853 287989 2 3 7645 7405291639 84.0
All other ..............................144333174 134640381 187 184590 173164127128618271 1230903544 25518993 23780878 196661234 99252352 4801798502 460151174 4.5
Maintenanceofequipeent.................. i205264253 195861593 4 08 323205427 27344684 1874298656 14508683 6 41531356 31820940711245291 105818357 731411509 57089610 28.1
epreca oatio nc ............ 14427171 17077305 173993 8853937 5 2130124554 22169481 3888190 384398106377 136289061141 13547367940 74 801877 74153969451 .9
Retitreents.......... ................... .. 88 S 34 017 L. 66 6692 d 1025 6 o 5815$ Id47021 17 911036 7395 -
Referred esintensone aid esjr repairs -- 835239 931 876








trailyoperat Inco........................... 178985918 151757014 10. 24195 855927 13761093 1301895 159521 0888278841 971535950219 1085321925798 38591263780 4 4442098798 14.8
Rato of operatin to reenes percent .......... 62987.18 7908099 3.1 10671.1 1. 005 79 6701256500 65 1427818 6 64814 8174757391028.8 70.7 6394 11.2
RAilay ..ta ae4s ..308591152455 .* 260 614 1 946792510884918 1458 7 047805111 4827655116149 007 002 194963 5945513508 823468(555,
y-lltae..............28162142 87940637 2 366485204 367718014 23195354 23299039 445758 44751385 17584868 17756429
eral inc s................... 14:::::::: 14 0177 375 817 08 40 0 171 39635 309 937 508 29 7 6 02 015 269503 3852013 115 408 017 1o 817319
Alothertra.es...........................38365012 40086416 5253 83928 55418931 318154 5338373 53397257 52602916 160171137 1634335 10122951 10253003(
R~ailwayoperating income 5 1...........14367171 1720770735 16. 17873993 225 598 34513071419130143 8019830 2161755213 258 210 779128 902 31137 794 376 475219058 5398269890. 4f.8
rquipaent rtntis-n-ra balane...................313101235 176057383958 .4 460 57 453615706 6 3682073 4750536 447972650 42955 614 2517 93 271 28102593 7335260, 75150983 .05.3
Joint facility rent--Dr. balance.............. 28707420 37795386 7 20 4693678 2000791079 44342 6 8727585 9086 145673493558 741273991 15229625 19688S47
Ret railway operating incomes.............12798568516 151 6259014 09 177 1700849 2150425897912477123341350095 45 1642505368 20648285281 972359 50281074563 79 386 6537920 4445987521.2
Ratio of evpensee to revees o perrenti 6.......9.1 62 71.1. 61.6 757 17.5 71. 62. 43.4 5.8 70.7 6370


SMxcludes Toledo, Peoria and estera Ralroad: road not in operation. Filed no report.
Re present an average of the mllenge reported at the wlose of each math within the period.
D/ Does not include Bostoa & Albany, the rwanes and ezpeame of vhl h are included with New York Central
return in Oreat Lahes Region.
In/ eludes teome tax, surtax, and enoess-proflts tax.
SDerease, deficit, or other reverse items.
R tlm- operating revenues a after dednoton of $40,1,1l49 for the eleven months ended with November 1945
sa 4930110,10 for the eleven amaths ended with November 1944 to rate a reserve for land great deductions
in dispute.


/ A number of carriers included in their soomunts for the period charge. to operatlag expensesM I excess of normal eorusal
aad oredits to nalwey tax so arnml as a result of the shortened period of amortisation of defense projects. The
amont. reported by regions iwre as follows
Itm atted Grt entr Poohotas Southern Northwesterm et ra Sithwstew
Amrtisation of defense. project 233.27,2.509 2,12,3.232 ,.117,3-0 41.,415.466 *1,008,94$2 39,231,042 $114575,0 2 $8.801.365
o.a .......................... 36.417855 1.758.367 65,835 14.328,509 56,424 5.:2.328 22.11,824 2,124.96
squipeet .................... .9654,65 22.3611,865 14,051,45 37.086.957 922,518 33.988.71. 91,763,258 6.676,797
alemp ta r eit .............. 6092.46 7 16,110.24 3.645.4l 30.062.016 85s,465 29.22.2222 80,090,692 8265.077

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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ICOMKCS AND TA711Wf


Statement No. M-100
DECEMBER 1945


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

Compiled from 132 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 135 Class I steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER, 1945 AND 1944


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

1945 1944 ncrea nt 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 neercent 1945 1944
Miles of road operated at close of month ..... 227 857 228 533 0. 6 538 6 563 25 555 25 561 23 883 23 894 55 976 56 018 d 0.1 6 019 6 005
Revenues:
Freight ......... ... $401 255 844 $555 809 572 AJS $13 595 492 $15 935 039 $65 286 599 $85 069 671 $75 763205 $100 534 612 $154 645296 1201 539 322 33$ *24 492 921 $27 211 148
Passenger .................................161133 501 146412 111 10. 9271580 9124913 25 479 037 17 208 810 33 598 729 31 887 864 68 349 346 58 221 587 .4 5 517 911 5016 267
Mail ...................................... 13375613 14 403771 9L.Ml 505251 514639 1983613 1911344 2067728 2403098 4556592 4829081 1 396497 482431
Express ................................... 8046440 10593671 S 129 105 212 455 460663 1031 238 343 323 966 590 933 091 2210283 58 54261 104 398
All other operating revenues ............. 29 879 965 29 638 537 .8 1 350 447 1 213 096 5 087 394 4 963 936 6 302 743 6251 005 12740 564 12 428 037 1 021 312 1 056 957
Railway operation revenues ............. e/613 691 363 e/756 857 662 2 24 851 875 27 000 142 98 297 306 110 184 999 118 075 728 142 043 169 241 224 909 279 228 310 d 13.6 31 482902 33 871 201
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ......... 185 734 066 112 229 530 65.5 4 625 812 4 808 726 23 279 506 19 373 330 41 120 924 22 521 393 69 026 242 46 703 449 47.8 7 025 640 4 139 537
Depreciation ........................... 10985635 10697474 2.7 519 730 409023 1 110863 2134655 2770328 2681607 4400921 5225285 d 15.8 471808 827 482
Retirements ............................ 13 379 102 9 224 725 45.0 857 365 1 300 089 1 487 378 1 397 951 2 243 182 1 631 747 4 587 925 4 329 787 70 621 63 378
Deferred maintenance ................... 6 882 360 3 026 230 127.4 174 580 195 035 379 551 880112 554 131 1 075 147 d 48.5 -
Amortization of defense projects ....... 57 348 289 2383 119 203 093 5 351 3 945 340 111 848 19 270 841 516 978 23419274 634 177 2 351 645 155 000
Equalization .......................... 7 : d 784106 6 d 1J .16 7 a 91869 d 446026 9q950 748 1214238 d 1023 724 337026 a d 2466341 1105238 d 157 595 d 221271
All other ............................. I04M97;742 91075869 15.3 3537493 3 5402 9 17512093 14319603 17480746 16473923 S 5W30 3S 34333815 12.2 4 289 i --314TT94
Maintenance of equipment .................. 462 817 406 135642 013 241.2 29 107 165 4 578 006 85 434 970 20 457 869 95 216 083 27 257 961 209 758 218 52293836 17 326 984 7242237
Deoreciation ........................... 17 479 962 18 029 360 d1.0 524 803 581 022 2 554 557 3 529 322 3 491 654 3 488 353 6 571 014 7 598 697 d 13.5 1 230 925 1 397 066
Retirements .......................... 6d d8 0-8 9 1220 3689 d 2 701 d 18 4909 d 2719 -d 1171 2 662
Deferred maintenance and major repairs 3 378 423 1 751 784 92.9 -- 4; 4 7 211 262 67 250 211 262 19 813 -
Amortization of defense projects ....... 336 692 646 16 516 376 25 310 759 569 954 63 567 816 2 503 882 70 009 780 2 210681 158 888 355 5 284 487 11 399 771 1 403 442
Equalization ............ .. d 60 854 35 808 d 3 612 d 18 41d 5 888 34 795 27 142 d 4 322 29 416 12 060 143.9 d 50217 64 045
All other............................. 105 354 967 99 314 613 6.1 3273995 344544 19 303020 14 440 008 21 476 245 21 496 047 44 053 260 39 381 498 11.9 4 758 224 4 503 112
Traffic .................................. 13610095 12990 476 4.8 403307 359143 2003408 2550964 2495110 2421559 4 901 825 5331666 8 563942 550718
Transportation-Rail line ... .......269 610 000 267 100289 .9 10'179 618 10 128 698 47 465 699 48 078 186 57 397637 58 831 783 115 042 954 117 038 667 9 998 305 9 572 126
Transportation-Water line ...........14368 700 -
Miscellaneous operations .................. 11 370 395 10 482 447 8. 443 691 423 326 1 653 482 1 617 387 2209 705 1 921 640 4 306 876 3962 353 8.7 273 242 262 168
General ................................... 20174 466 17 426 649 15.8 735 918 711 864 3687169 3095 569 4045697 3518781 8468784 7 326 214 15.6 1 001 464 954 505
Railway operation expenses f/.......... 963 330 796 555 868 704 73.3 45 495 511 21 009 763 163 524 234 95 173 305 202485156 116 473 117 411 504 901 232 656 185 76.9 36 189 577 22721 291
Net revenue from railway operations ......5.... 349 6 433 200988 958 20643 636 5990379 6 65 226 928 15011 694 a 84 409 428 25 570052 a 170 279 992 46 572125 4 706 675 11149 910
Railway tax accruals peti... ........ .2.7.76.7 111356585 1 2715670 8 59 557 9f 8860458 Il 3756 5 5 14186663 T4J 14 Ul 78 7 25762791 6 5612145
pay-roll taxes........................ 1 62 130 19122o01 62 681 084 3l7 895 3170238 3 4025666 7 783 604 7 876 988 d 1. z4 758 839
Federal incoe taxes...................... :::0 62722102 -612 7656 1287729 d 65 984 885 6 252 7234 549 811 .. 203 154817 8890 3 3469751
All other taxes ........................... 17180803 29 512 472 4.L 788361 746857 U4 94243 120540 3611 186 5 217949 16 300986 d 68.---I 9 9 1383B555

Railway operating income V/............. d23 932 254 89 6323 73 9 183 89 3274 709 d 5 668 986 6 151 236 d 11 225 315 11 383 369 a 26 078 198 20809 334 2271 211 5 537 765
Equipment rents-Dr. balance ................. 8439504 11 232 491 d4-2 855354 822007 1592902 2082149 1423077 1232933 3871 333 4 137 089 d 1 541 015 d 1 174 232
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance ............. 4 530 114 5 428 317 430 564 460 897 693 542 799 774 1024 746 1 135 449 2 148 852 2 396 120 166 526 116 334
Net railway operating income ........... A 36 901 872 72971565 10469 813 1991 805 d 7 955 430 3269 313 d 13673 138 9015 007 d 32098 383 14276 125 3 645700 6 595 663
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ...... 157.0 1 7 .4 183.1 77.8 16 .48 .4 171.5 A2.0170. 83 3

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Ite191e 95 _19__195 19_ 19_5 9 1945_1944 era
195194 Prcnnt_195194195,19441945------T 1394419451944n 1945 19Percent


Miles of road operated at close of month .....
Revenues:
Freight ...................................
Passenger ................................
Mail .....................................
Express ...................................
All other operating revenues ..............
Railway operating revenues ............
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures .........
Depreciation ...........................
Retirements ............................
Deferred maintenance ...................
Amortization of defense projects .......
Equalization ..........................
All other ...... ..................
Maintenance of equipment ..................
Depreciation ......................
retirements ............................
Deferred maintenance and major repairs
Amortization of defense projects .......
Equalization ......................
All other ...... ..................
Traffic ....... .....................
Transportation-Rail line .................
Transportation-Water line ...............
Miscellaneous operations .................
General ..................................
Railway operating expenses ./ ..........
Net revenue from railway operations ..........
Railway tax accruals .........................
Pay-roll taxes ............................
Federal income taxes a /................
All other taxes .........................
Railway operating income f./...........
Equipment rents-Dor. balance ...............
Joint facility rent--Dr, balance .............
Net railway operating income ...........
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent ) ......


37 261
t60 331 091
20 363 327
1 898 490
904 466
3 366 819
86 864 193
31 904 551
1 471 096
1 383 803
4 749 700
10 975 686
16 164 937
88 096 768
2 753 377
1 310
2 323 460
68 530 209
51 106
14 437 306
1 815 854
34 451 201
1 313 399
3 189 286
160 771 059
d 73 906 866




d 11 807 936
498 325
440 438
d 12 746 699

16 fl K_


37 329
$77 348 641
24 565 538
2 116 317
1 575 176
4 240 307
109 845 973
12623 352
1 018 987
1 759 846
263 198
13 351 536
19 124 363
2 200669
d 5 132
2 430 567
66 528
14 431 731
1 686 833
35 906 488
1 321 995
2 522 137
73 185 168
36 660 805
23 308 858
2539 078
17 536 478
3 233 302
13 351 947
1 526 697
281 162
11 544 088

66.6


4 0.2





d 20.9
152.7
44.4
d 81.4


21.1
25.1




7.6




119.7


d 3.4

d 17.


43 280
$84 824 012
25 881 238
2 294 987
958 727
4 388 131
118 347 095
38 930 191
1 942 904
1 454 424
4 749 700
13 327 331
dS2998 266
20 454 098
105 423 752
3 984 302
2 323 460
79 929 980
889
19 195 530
2 379 796
44 449 506
1 586 641
4190 750
196 960 636




d 9 336 7ag


606 964



166.4


/ Does not include Bston and Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central
retur.1 i Great Lake. Region.
SInoleee income tao, surt"e, and excese-profit. tax.
f Decree. deficit, or other reverse item.
S 1atioW operatic reveonI are after deduction of t5,99.04 for December 1945, and $.582,125 for
December 19;1 to create a reserve for land grant deductions in dispute.


43 334
1104 559 789
29 581 805
2 598 748
1 679 568
5 297 264
143 717 174
16 762 869
1 846 469
1 823 224
418 198
t *OoiQ Ana


16 666 484
26 366 600
3 597 735
d L 2 A7-d

3 834 009
2 483
18 934 843
2 237 551
45 478 614
1 584 163
3 476 642
95 906 459
47 810 715
28 921 003
3297 917
21 006 22 9
4 616 857
18 889 712
352463
397 496
s18 139 751


66 7


45 535
044 595 95!
14 147 729
1 546 031
1 615 842
3 306 943
65 212 495
19 744 653
1 540 514
1672 424
566 602
6 982 884


9 925 465
48 069 89S
2 086 23!
481 14S
36 111 833
d 2. 41812
9 483 09 |
1 399 14C
29 290 718
990 528
2 020 29!
101 515 235


ic37 994
2 203 68C
a 4 449 A-
843 60o
74 48;


45 669
155 576 222
11 304 103
1 589 349
1 688 168
2 976 661
73 134 503
13 139 158
1 173 402
439 948
1 052 483
357 210


10 685 709
13 694 770
2 050 443

L--1 11J
2 154 812
28 065
9 799 410
1 272 033
26 311 409
884 533
1909 201
57 411 104
15 723 399
6 166 330
2 218 113
1 975 282
1 972 935
9 557 069
66 009
630315
8 860 745

78 3


54 555
#79 377 507
41 493 971
3 902 528
3 246 691
7 007 967
135 028 664
44 428 805
2 286 950
3 738 432
1 081 040
9 556 161
d 174 362
27 940 584
76 907 653
3 583 029
4 4 804
5l1 166
47 565 022
25 276 763
3 526 030
59 622 228
14 368
3 646 066
3 967 294

192 112 444
4 57 O83 780

d 78 22 893

12 014 134
2 884 859
948 463
8 180 812

142.3


54 904
$136 611 530
34 414 823
4 019 004
3 699 590
6 359 985
185 104 932
23 264 002
1 717 661
434 177
779 174
838 552
d 434 056
19 928 494
33 335 074
3 567 838
d p24
1 731 596
4 623 068
14 309
23 398 287
2 892 005
56 853 193

2998 822

122 550 348
62 554 584
36 678 607
4 131 045
27 265 836
5 281 732
25 875 977
4 242087
889 347
20 744 543

66.2


28 507
$37 813 074
11 261 217
1 075 475
1 292 088
2436 342
53 878 196
13 604 177
814 344
1 925 897
d 69 1.13
4 0629637
S1 258 853
a8 129 263
22 657 884
1 255 382

14 197 456
d 54 713
7 4 319
1 403 304
21 204 594
840 282
1 527 339
61 237 580
d 7 359 384


857 947
4 118 078
1 882 399
751 352
1 484 327

113.7


28 608
$57 522 700
12 889 793
1 367 589
1 316 062
2 576 590
75 672 743
12 360 032
734 657
2 197 589
119 426
134 982
9 461 367
9 751 733
1 234 647
61 490
620 000
35 021
7 800 575
1 257 223
21 438 406
821 444
1715 770
47 344 608
28328 135
13 827 854
1 597 946
10 889 944
1 339962
14 500 281



10 950 401

62.6


62.6~~~ 13. R


128 601
$161 786 536
66 902 917
6 524 034
6 154 622
12 751 250
254 119 359
77 777 633
4 641 810
7 336 753
1 578 529
20 601684
45 995 312
147 635 436
6 924 646
4 22U5085
843 701
97 874 311
S 90 891
42 106 177
6 328 474
110 117 540
14 368
5476 876
7 514 932
354 865 259
A 100o74S 9g0

775-5 230


11 682 669
5 610 861
1 774 298
4 297 510

139.6


129 181
8249 710461
58608 719
6975 942
6 703 824
11 913 238
333 912 178
48 763192
3 625 720
3 071 714
1951 083
1 330 744
40 075 570
56 981 577
6 832 928
1731 971
7 397 888
21 265
40 998 272
5421 259
104 583 008
4935931
6 623 793
227 306 060
106 606 118
56 672 791
7947 106
40 131 056
8 594 629
49 933 327
6 742 937
2634 701
40 555 689


/ A number 'f carrier. included in their counts for the month harges to operating *pen... in -exess of normal oerals .nd1 credit. to
ralla tox aoeorals m a result of the shortened period of mortiation of defense projects. thes amounts reported by regions were -
follows,


7.0


59.5
28.0
138.8


14.8
159.1
1.3



2.7
16.7
5.3
11.0
13.5
96.1






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, ie- 8tate.s nolrd Lakeso I astern I caete Io orn Southweoteo


Amortstoatlo. f d.ten.. project. $756.58l.56 *2S,811.170 65,ll7.oio7 A.3l.192 l3.l172,81h 76.&36,7oM0l 4l3,174.3, 53.9O9.153 17.512.596
MA ....................... 55.56,761 6.682 3L6.986 18.737.186 2.311.961 lo,66.398 6.01.794 ,05oo 3.932,69
lp1 t ...... 321,038.095 t.51i.Slhi86 6l.270.861 (5,603.006 I0.6o~e53 65.h52.30 3l,372.5l9 04,5h093 13.579,902
Retls 4 _t OT"dit............66.106,376 13.677.588 a.09t.196 62,7l5,760 10.062.754 5 .560.376 21,602,153 44.O1,12 l2,479-339


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT C2ONO0MIC AND STATISTC8


Statement No. M-100


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 132 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 135Claws I steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR TWELVE MONTHS ENDED WITH DECEMBER, 1945 AND 1944

United States New England Region A/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
Percent Percent
1945 1944 increase 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 Increase 1945 1941
Miles of road operated at close of month# .... 8 473 228 692 ...l 6 561 6 58 25 559 25 577 23 882 23915 56 002 56 001 d 0.1 6 014 6 003
Revenues:
eight ..................... .....6 55 8687616 998 614 850 d..-&A185 943 5171197266 458 1 003 454 038 01 129 323 069 91 217 134 053 1 3559 43E 268 $2404 531 608 $2 666 021795 9 9. 348 34.1 11($368 683 596
Passenger ................................. 716 378 498 1 790 305 287 a 103467934 105 448 798 228 663 27 243 199 459 372 109 586 377 15 2836 704 240 747 723 800 493 51 364 40 9 57 605 832
ail...................................... 12957145C 130 245 806 g4 715495 4701813 18932905 18 069 780 20 684685 20928 919 44333 085 437005128 T 3979601 4277 213
Express ................................143 96856 14385586 449126 537744 18413824 2118096 16322453 18687066 39227545 45202610 2058262 2559949
All other operating revenues ..............37856190 373 771 283 1.3 1638695 15 768 64 66 689 965 65 187 855 80 551 829 79784 241 163 568 747 160 740 148 10106139 10549 567
Railway operating revenues ............. e9028 349 1739 436 789 812 5.7 312 945 16 326563163 1536 153959 1476917659 1 706 8028606 1835984730 35355901732 3639465558 d 7.8 409849521 443676157
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ..... 1 411 345 491 1 263 891759 11.7 49 53826 49011579 205780069 201 475 045 245739061 232975174 501057 393 483461798 3.6 61 660 12a 49 277 367
Depreciation ..........................118 846449 108 5389 704 9.6 5 66421 4 9287 21 19 408 235 18 561 404 26 460 343 24 248 038 51 532 788 47736 660 8.0 5 614 329 5 481 855
Retirements............................ 27 652 706 26290 303 5.1 1 204 95 1 61011 2 519 261 3084974 3 874 411 4785 351 7 398 626 9 480 442 22. 599 30 363 265
Deferred maintenance ....................3 531 160 1. 0a26 00 140 337 51 586 a_, 87 771 591 903 52 586 645 289 -"
Amortization of defense projects ....... 115 716 72 19 90 257 80 64 213 7 049 399 1 167 2835 3 93 092 5 078 087 31 300 300 6 09 583 305 922 1 5935 55
Equalization ........................... -
All atiohern ..........................1 145 618454 1 109 747 740 3.2 42411 29 42 410035 176 862 837 178 609 998 191 498 966 198 871795 410 773 093 419 291 824 d. 2 47 140 577 41 836 694
Maintenance of equipment2...... ........2 147 428 182 1 587 484 858 35.3 76 675 21 51 625 64 348 014 526 258 592 786 414 825 961 349 333 206 839 515 700 659 551 638 27.3 135 268 158 84 827 518
Depreciation ..........................215 389 896 14 765 714 .3 5 891 957 6 018 628 39729 653 40400677 44 480211 44 339 085 90101 821 90758 384 d .7 16 519 912 16697 028
Retirements ................. ... 132 21 37 -4 1 684 d 59 66 599d 3 ARA 454d a60d..8 660 d 64979 S -7 377 d 46628 71
Deferred maintenance and major repairs. 1 52 75 539 724 245.3 o- 4d. 2 165 71 7 2u 165 712 5 250 370.1 Z*
Amortiation of defense prjects....... 709 381 057 171 098 530 314.6 31 25661 4749004 112 553 491 2668500 98 048 5 24 10 083 241 858 243 56 344 987 65 084066 15210151
Equalization ........................... 1 2
All other .............................. 1 220 936 680 1 201 109 127 1.7 39 528 501 40 857 33 195 791 045 191 537 610 272 135 7 280 025448 507454903 512 420 394 d 1.0 53710808 52 920 268
raffi144 13641 136744 540 5.4 3 806918 3452573 22482 825 2059785 25 181 380 24 547 179 51 471 123 49 839 537 3 5 823 982 5 539 101
TranortationRalline................. 3015 634 529 2 973 906 978 1.4 116 245 262 116 221 874 523 459 715 530 817 902 674 243 077 668 669 231 1 313 948 054 1 315 709 007 d .1 112 612 932 109 158 924
Transportaton-Water line ............... 16165 2 794 -- -o -
Trnsportation-ater line.................122 193 280 119294 558 2.4 5 013550 4 887 52 16 887 247 16087 571 22 951 593 21779 857 44 852 390 42754 750 4.9 2 947 376 3 051 474
iscellanera s operstino .................. 211 045109 801 337 396 4.8 8 884016 8672478 37 870 044 35 218 197 39323094 37703566 86 077 154 81594241 5.5 10260418 10138 468

Railway operating expenses /.......... 7051 799 11 6 282 062 685 18.3 260 163 22 233 851 472 1 154 494426 1064 8251 28 1422264166 1 334 808 213 2 836 921 814 2 632 910 971 7.7 328 572994 261 992 852
Net r .lway18operations 150550062 3154727127 52781945 92711691 181659533 412666373 284558440 '501176517 518979918 1006554881 d48.4 81276527 181683305
Net revenue frox railsa. peration........... 825 361 630 1 846043 127 1794046 41 812186 40101885 224135382 93490893 269229001 151533243 534576569 Yd. 43932552 122624930
Railay tax accruals ........................ 230527017 230988 364 844801 86728145 39104435 39549544 48068527 48791953 95620977 97069642 TT. 9275226 9590003
pay-roll taes ........................... 307333867 1 303895495 d 7666i a1705592 a 57425099 116513 52891 7629714 159471675 d 6517714728 297690556 19328427 96318857
Federal income taxes ...................... 287 500 94 311 159 88 2 l 8 10778 44 42 549 68 072 549-3 5s 00 60965373 181 63744 139816371 d13.0 15 328899 16716070
All other taxes .......................... .
Railway operating income / ......... 1 085 188 43 1 308 684 000 d 21.7 34 841 48( 51 499 505 141 557 648 188 530 991 191 047 547 231 947 516 367 446 675 471 978 0128 d21 37 43 975 59 058 375
S e. bnc 131355697 152013713 d 1045502' 9814353 28863100 33140637 16634474 21190900 55952601 64145890 dl d 17 402 41 d 13 486057
Equipment irents-Dr. bnlance................. 43610669 S5034 132 6 555 01 6 645 599 6490874 6 231937 8 639 581 10069002 21 685471 22946 558 5.5 1 78 356 230 UE

Net railway operating income ........... 850 222 066 1 106 327 155 d 23.2 17 3143' 35039 55 106 203 674 149 158 417 165 773492 8200 687 614 289 808 603 384 885 584 d24.7 52 958 033 70 513 546
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ...... 79.2 *666 _83.1. 71.6 86.4 72.1 83.3 78.7 a84.5 S.3 80.8 59.1

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
1945 1944 Percent 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 Percent
increase _increase
Miles of road operated at close of month#.... 37 314 37 368 6 0.1 435 28 43 71 4565C 45 675 54904 54938 28589 28 627 129 143 129 240 d.0.1
Revenues:
Freit ...................................$886 690700 $957 161 050 7. 11 8229 031 8101 525 844 646$734 16478(1752492 593$1 540448454 1 580 091 313|625 692 1311674 164 503t2 900 305 345 13 006 748 409 d-.U
Passenger ............................... 263 019 809 294 683 631 314 38421 355 289 463 130 554 90 128769 785 436 607 284 431 8256 520 130 590 894 154 189 026 697 753 527 714 215 331
Mail .................................. 18 367128 19 310 854 22 346789 23588067 14218084 14322241 37 22 379 36906527 11451 173 11788 459 62 891 656 6 957 2287 ..
Express ................................. 18579644 18800105 20 637906 21360054 22 167 55 200635 20 45 886 08 43615 948 16049534 13612777 84103114 77288992 8.6
All other operating revenues ............... 42877330 42 99 628 52 983469 53 541 189 49180 453 48081983 83 392 635 80979630 29436614 304288339 162 009 687 159489952 1.6
Railway operating revenues ............. 1229534611 1 332 947 26 8 __.8 1639384 13 1 776625419 95028576 963729 805 2143557200 2 172 847 932 813 280 346 884 123 104 3907 06309 4 020 700 841 d-.a
Expenses:
Maintenance of way and structures ......... 195052140 165929627 17.6 256712268 215206994 174 316 31 1508603 17 353 722 514 288a866 944 125537002 124 895706 653575 830 564622967 15.8
Depreciation ........................... 13596796 12356261 10.0 19211 15 17838114 15 802 114 14144663 23032598 20394748 9267824 8275585 48102 536 42814930 12.3
Retirements ............................ 2684096 3598 855 d .,4 3283 396 3962100 7211435 2735633 6245356 3720503 3493890 6391625 16950684 12847761 31.9
Deferred maintenance ................... 4749700 4749700 -d 2-142 d 1i Asa198 690890 d 9 2769 162221 200078 d 1 271AT.l ig d11 720 AS -
Amortization of defense projects ....... 13 523432 1 982 614 21 829 354 35768 169 14 883 85 2040566 39 881 239 6 709 134 7 82 570 1 314 760 62 587 068 10064460 -
Equalization ...........................
All other ..... ............ 160498 116 147 991917 8.5 207 638 693 189 830611 138 543 74( 133776 253 283 872431 258 135334 104 790 497 108713718 527206668 500625 305
Maintenance of equipment ..................293361 021 214 985956 36.5 428629 179 299813474 235499763 159763104 508 675307 351786550 135108175 116570090 879283243 628119746 40.0
Depreciation ..........................27 002732 26273722 2.8 435882644 42970750 24 538783 24199671 42310127 42054903 14 916523 14782006 81 765431 81036580 .9
Retirements ............................ d 0 09 d 12797 4 77 2 S1 d lg a, 47 912 d a 49 d 51d S8 113 13967 10055 daISA -
Deferred maintenance and major repairs 323 2 32 460 d 437 a2g & I Rf 945 d 44 905 1 374 357 d 1Sd 4 29n 995 366 a 636 4a2 504474 -
Amortiation of defense projects ..... 96609 519 28044531 244.5 16169358 43 54 68 9414787 2 98 690 183 574 894 41 793 660 288106463 6 782 505 305 29 29 71498861
Equalisation ........................... -
All other .................. 167 456019 160680500 4.8 221 166827 213 600 768 11720242 11451223 2828867 016 266 563 517 92225511 94012215 492314950 475087965
Traffic ................................ 21175379 19257 71 10.0 26999361 24796882 15160231 14290928 35410199 33340598 15095499 14476455 65665931 62107981 8.7
Transportation-Rail line ................ 393942760 393965175 506 555692 503124099 313461263 500817147 643154474 615544598 238 515047 238 712 127 1195130783 1155073872 3.5
Transportation-ater line ........ .. 16 165 2794 16 165 2794 -
Hiscellaneous operations .................. 15 506 940 16 178 762 18 454 316 19250 36 10 511 96 10 266 930 39 185 995 37320 40 9450619 97228839 58886574 573095728 .8
General ................................. 31031537 28776 026 41 291 95 38914494 2295826 22401311 41753679 39720259 18 964055 18707093 83676000 80828663 3.5
Railway operating expenses .f/......... 950069777 839095 867 13. 1 278 64277 1 101 086119 771707 79 658399 73 1 621 85633 366582 146 542 670397 523085 710 2 936 234526 2 548065595 .
Net revenue from railway operations..........279464834 493 8535995 44 360741361 675537300 178577967 305350066 521700867 806265786 270549949 361039394 970828783 1472635846
Railway tax rules ........................ 147 605 598 308 424 313 191 538 15 431 049 4 5 88599 151 95116 291 874 701 519 721 411 157 529 540 208 744 737 482 290 237 880 417 315
iwayo ta crus .......................... 30563 074 30479715 .- 39 88 330( 40069718 25 353 34( 25517 15 50641 05 48977675 19 09187 19354177 95067740 93 849 004
federal income taxes ..................... 76 00331 234 624 879 67 95 33075 330 94 736 1 91 077297 182 677 379 412 476643 101 56 384 171707 263 877 774587 675 261 203
Allother taxes.......................... 41040193 43319719 56 69092 60035789 340188284 35 356 71 58556117 58267093 16872969 17683297 109447910 111 307 108
Railway operating income ............. 131 859236 185 489 6828 d 8. 169203213 844488057 125 691 97 15 378 99 229 826166 286 544 375 133 020 409152 294 657 488538546 5928 217 931 A-1s
Equipentrents-. balan............. 13599561 19 200091 d 89.8 d 3 aRfl 5714034 4805670 4 818045 47924603 46798310 27075670 50537434 79205949 82153789 *4.53 9
Jn acility rent-Dr. balance .... 3147858 3060489. 9' 4 36 214 5091375 208159C 4104657 7806484 9957532 7100910 8243030 16988984 22305219
Net railway operating income ........... 115111817 163 169 10d 9. 168069 85C 233482648 11940470! 144456197 174095079 229788553 98843829113514195 392343613 487758923 d612s9
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ...... 77. 63.0 78.0 62.0 81.2 AA. 7.7 62.9 66.7 t S 75. -63R .4


# Represents an average of the tleago reported at the close of each nonth within the period.
/ Do.e not include Boston & Albany., the rveue and expenses of whtih are included with Wev York Central.
returned la Great Lakee WRoion.
SInscluse incseso tax, sortax, and .esess-proflts tax.
/ Deere- e, deficit, or other reverse Iteme.
SRailway operating revensate re after deduction of $7,9&.467 for the twelve moth endedd witth Decesber 19,5
and $6,569.856 for the twelve monthss ended with December 1944 to create a reesrve for land graSt deductions
in dispute.
U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1946-0-657265


Lf A nmabor of carriers inIlded ia their account for the period charges to operating expenses in exces of aarsal awornals hdC eredits to
rarely tax aoruoale as a result of the shortened period of aswrtitation of defense projects. The amounts resorted by regions ere as
follot":
as, -s tes I a l. L .kes saterth-.. e uth te


Aorttlatioa of Defense proj3eot $593,s88.93S $23,1is.127 t8,506.684 7,6 3.31 $5,5s.80 O 7,001,835 79.901,027 8166.160.70 $262,65.129
Won ........................ 0,:5716.71 183.35 5.538.155 17.155.851 6,64o,0" 0 l0,62c.727 11.977.66 31.7'7,:46 6,o0,946
ulpent ................... 503.308.791 23.231.769 79.06t.099 65,678.265 ,947. ,o10 64,384,108 67,926.363 135.012.79 20.056,163
ailey tan oredlt......... 433.867.450 l4.909.271 55.352.212 64,99,015 s0,18,71 2 57.598.762 50.757.34 130,951.389 15.170,685


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