7/6/96
                     The Imperial Consists
                       Including Apache

Imperial
#39 WB Chicago-LA (RI/SP)
#40 EB LA-Chicago (SP/RI)

Apache
#11 WB Chicago-LA (RI/SP)
#12 EB LA-Chicago (SP/RI)


04-01-26 #11/#12 Started

02-13-38 #11/#12 Ended


10-10-46 #39/#40 Started


10-13-46 Actual #40 at LA (all hwt) (Wayner)

4-8-4           SP 4440
bage-mail       7007
bage-club       SP 3208
chair           SP 2003
chair           SP 2329
chair           SP 2008
dining          SP 10104
buffet-lounge   SP 2927
6-3 sleeper     Pu Glen Crest
12-1            Pu Placerville
12-1            Pu Los Angeles
10-1-2          Pu Fort Myer


1-22-50 RI TT (unknown headend & order)
               car#
chair
chair                                                        Chi-SD
dining
club
tourist        3902/408
tourist        3903/409
10-1-1          398/404
10-1-2          395/400                                      Chi-SD
12-1-4          394/405                                      Chi-Pho
8-1-2           393/403                                      Chi-Tus
10-1-2          391/401                                       KC-LA
club-lounge


4-1-52 RI circular

bage-stge-mail (works SP) (return #44)                       KC->Tus
PBX (exc Mon)                                      (NYC 139)Chi->LA
PBX (exc Tue)                                      (NYC 137)Chi->LA
Jeep/PBX (seald)                                            Chi->LA
bage (working)                                               Chi-Pho
bage (working)
30' RPO-bage
dorm-club                                                    Chi-Tuc
chair conv.              (when operated)                     Chi-Tuc
chair conv.
chair conv. 
diner                                                        Chi-Tuc
lounge
6-6             398/406
10-1-2          391/405
12-1-4          394/401  (when operated)                     Chi-Pho
10-1-2          390/402                                      Chi-KC


4-4-55 RI TT (unknown headend & order)

chair
chair                                          (Mem/#111-112)Tuc-LA 
dining                                                       Chi-Tuc
grill-lounge                                                 ElP-LA
club lounge                                                  Chi-LA
8-5             398/406
10-1-2          397/405
6-6             394/402                                      Chi-Pho
10-1-2         1115/404                        (Mem/#111-112)Tuc-LA


10-30-55 RI TT (unknown headend & order)

chair
chair                                          (Mem/#111-112)Tuc-LA 
dining                                                       Chi-Tuc
grill-lounge                                                 ElP-LA
club lounge                                                  Chi-Tuc
club lounge                                                  ElP-LA
8-5             398/406
6-6             394/402                                      Chi-Pho
10-1-2         1115/408                        (Mem/#111-112)Tuc-LA


4-25-58 RI circular
               car#
#39
PBX (exS) exp           (return DH)                          Chi-KC
PBX exp                 (return DH)    
bage-stge-mail                                                KC-Tus
bage                                                          KC-ElP
bage                 
bage                                                          KC-Tuc
bage                    (return #4)                          Chi-Pho
bage (working)                                               Chi-KC
bage
30' RPO bage                                                 Chi-Pho
PBX (exM) exp           (return DH)                      (NY)Chi-ElP
8-5            398
6-6        opt 394
chair
chair                                                        Chi-Tuc
dining                                                        KC-Tuc
chair  LW               (to #1/#9, return #10)               Chi-RI

#40
bage                                                         Tuc-KC
bage                                                         Pho-KC
bage (exMT)                                                  Chi-KC(StL(Mop))
bage                                                         ElP-Chi
bage
30' RPO bage                                                 Pho-Chi
8-5            406
6-6        opt 407
chair   
chair                                                        Tuc-Chi
dining                                                       Tuc-KC


7-1-58 last run as Imperial?


10-26-58 no name (head end + 1 coach on SP)


8-18-67 last run



NOTES
All lightweights built by Pullman-Standard unless noted

Sources: Car Names, Numbers & Consists - Robert J. Wagner
 + SPH&TS TRAINLINE #21 - Culp, Luiz & Lancaster
++ SPH&TS Newsletter #9 - O-22-T1
 @ RI IN COLOR, V.1, p.71
   Illustrated Treasury of Pullman Standard Railway Passenger Cars - 
       Since 1945 Vol. I - O. M. Kerr
   Passenger Train Journal 6/91
   Mainline Modeler 7/95, 9/95
   The Official Pullman-Standard Library - Randall & Anderson
       Vol. 5 Southern Pacific Pre-War
       Vol. 6 Southern Pacific Post-War
       Vol. 8 Rock Island 
   Some Classic Trains - Arthur D. Dubin

Abbrevations: SP Southern Pacific         EP El Paso
              Pu Pullman                  Mpls Minneapolis
              LR Leg Rest                 Pho Phoenix
              DH Dead Head                Tus Tucson
              ACF American Car & Foundry  Tuc Tucumcari
              bage baggage                LR Little Rock
              stge stage/express          SD San Diego
              RICP RI Color Pictorial     "e" electrically operated


Thanks to Jim Bennett, Fred Frailey, Steve Hile, Greg Stout, Joel
Boucher & others.

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