7/6/96
                     Californian Consists
             Including Memphis-Californian/Cherokee


Chicago(#43)/Memphis(#111)-Tucumcari(LA)
Tucumcari(LA)-Chicago(#44)/Memphis(#112)


1-2-10 Start (LA-KC) as #1/#2

2-25-15 Extension (LA-Chicago)

3-31-30 last run #1/#2


1-3-37 Start #43/#44


7-37 new (green)

50 chair       SP 2418-2423!
48 chair       SP 2430-2438


1/2-38 new (green)

56 chair       200-209


9-20-38 #44 wreck at Tortuga, CA +++

4-8-2 MT-1     SP 4304
baggage
baggage
chair          SP 2418
chair          SP 2419
chair (women)  SP 2436
chair
diner
tourist sleeper
tourist sleeper
tourist sleeper
lounge


4-30-39 RI TT (unknown headend & order)
               
#43/#44
dining
deluxe chair                                    (Mem)Tuc-LA
deluxe chair
deluxe chair (women)
deluxe chair                                        ElP<-SD only
tourist
12-1                                                 Chi->KC only
12-1                                             (LR)Tuc->LA only
club-lounge

#111/#112
chair                                                Mem-Tuc
chair                                                Mem-Tuc(LA)
cafe-lounge                                           LR-Tuc
12-1                (to #43/from #4)                  LR-Tuc(LA)
12-1                                                 Mem-OKC


3-41 new

44 chair       SP 2489-2491


1-16-44 RI TT (unknown headend & order)
               
#43/#44
dining
chair                                           (Mem)Tuc-LA
chair
chair (women)
12-1                                                Chi<-KC only

#111/#112 
chair                                                Mem-Tuc
chair                                                Mem-Ama
chair                                                Mem-Tuc(SD/#3-4)
chair                                                Mem-Tuc(LA/#43-44)
dining                                               Mem-Tuc
10-1-2                                                LR-Tuc(LA/#3-4)


10-30-44 RI TT (unknown headend & order)

#111-39/112-40 The Cherokee-Imperial
chair                                           Mem-Tuc(LA/#39-40)
chair                                           Mem-Tuc
dining                                          McA-Tuc
grill-lounge                                   (ElP-LA)
10-1-2       1115/408                           Mem-Tuc(LA/#39-40)
lounge                                         (ElP-LA)


4-21-46 Actual #44 location unknown but on RI (Bennett) (all hwt)

bage-mail      7097
bage           SP 6072
deluxe chair   3118
chair          2891
chair          2905
chair          SP 2073
chair          SP 1564
chair          2878
dining         8027
dorm-lounge    3522
16 tourist     Pu 4208
16 tourist     Pu 4294
16 tourist     Pu 3095
16 tourist     Pu 4182


6-18-46 Actual #44 location unknown but on SP++ (all hwt)
           car#
bage           4109                             ElP-KC
bage-exp       SP 6040 60'                         -Pho
bage-exp       SP 6327 60'                         -ElP(NeO)
14 tourist 448 Pu 3048 (incl dorm)
14 tourist 447 Pu 3019
16 tourist 446 Pu 4123
16 tourist 443 Pu 4205                     Yuma(SD)-
lounge         SP 2906                             -Tuc
dining         SP 10108                            -Tuc
dining         SP 10138                            -Tuc
lounge         SP 2919                             -Tuc
10-1-2     67  Pu Lake Sutherland                  -Tuc(Mem)
6-3        449 Glen Dawn
12-1       445 McDonald
12-1       444 SP McCurdy
12-1       440 Pu Summerfield                      -Pho
12-1       442 SP Farralone                     Pho-
12-1       441 Pu Ocana                         Pho-


Sprg-47 named & assigned to other trains

56 chair       200-209


5-18-47 SP change name to Passenger


3-13-49 Cherokee


1-22-50 RI TT (unknown headend & order)
            car#
#19-43/#44 Southwest Express
dining                                         Car-LA
chair                                          Chi->KC only
chair                                          KC<-RI only
chair                                           KC-Tuc
chair                                          Tuc-LA
12-1          7                                 RI-KC

#111/112 The Cherokee
chair                                          Mem-Tuc
chair                                          Mem-Tuc(LA/#43-44)
chair                                          OKC-Tuc(LA/#43-44)
dining                                          LR-Tuc
dining                                        (Car-LA/#43-44)
10-1-2      115/446                            Mem-Tuc(LA/#43-44)
8-1-2       117/445                             LR-Tuc(LA/#43-44)
lounge                                        (ElP-LA/#43-44)


9-50 typical #44 on SP+ (all hwt)
            car#
exp reefer                                         -ElP(Dal)
exp reefer                                         -ElP(NeO)
exp reefer                                         -ElP(NeO)
bage            SP 6410 60' series                 -Chi(NY)
bage-exp        SP 6439 60' series              Pho-KC
stor-mail       SP 4301 80' series              Pho-KC
bage-exp        SP 6218 60' series              Pho-KC
bage            SP 6171 60' series                 -Pho
30' RPO bage    SP 5151 60' series                 -ElP
bage-exp        SP 6096 70' series                 -ElP(Dal)
bage            SP 6237 60' series                 -ElP
bage            4132 74' series                    -KC
bage            4151 79' series                    -Tuc(Mem)
bage-exp        4123 74' series                 ElP-KC
30' RPO bage    SP 5145 70' series              ElP-KC
64 chair    448 2866 series                        -Tuc(OKC)
64 chair    447 2860 series                        -Tuc(Mem)
48 chair    loc SP 2077                            -Tuc
dining          SP 10095 series                    -ElP
lounge          SP 2924 series                     -ElP
10-1-2      446 SP Lake Norris                     -Tuc(Mem)
8-1-2       445 Pu Kings Crown                     -Tuc(LR)
8-5         440 SP Clover Gem                      -Tus


7-8-51 Californian name dropped (head end only)


4-1-52 RI circular 

#43/#44
PBX                                              KC-Tuc(Pho)
bage                          (return #39) (Pho)Tuc->KC
bage (#44:working)                               KC-Tuc(LA)
bage (#43 exc.Mon.Tue/#44 exc.Thu.Fri)           KC-Tuc(ElP)
bage (working)                                   KC-Tuc
30' RPO-bage                                     KC-Tuc(ElP)
bage                                             KC-McF(Goodland #225-25/#26-226)
bage                                             KC-McF(Belleville #225/#226)
30' RPO-bage                                     KC-McF(Belleville #225/#226)
coach conv.                                      KC-McF(Belleville #225/#226)
coach conv.                                      KC-Tuc

#111/112 (6 sets)
PBX                                             Mem-LR
bage (working)                                  Mem-OKC
bage                                   (Mem #51)OKC-Tuc(LA #43/#44)
bage                                            Mem-Tuc(LA #43/#40)
30' RPO-bage                                    Mem-Tuc
chair conv.                                     Mem-Tuc
chair conv.                                     Mem-Tuc(LA #39/#40)
diner                                            LR-Tuc
10-1-2      1115/404                            Mem-Tuc(LA #39/#40)
8-1-2       1117/403                             LR-Tuc(LA #39/#40)


1-9-55 last SP run



NOTES
All lightweights built by Pullman-Standard unless noted
!articulated pairs

Sources: Car Names, Numbers & Consists - Robert J. Wagner
+  SPH&TS TRAINLINE #20 - Ryan
++ SPH&TS TRAINLINE #21 - Culp, Luiz & Lancaster
+++SPH&TS TRAINLINE #48 - Bates
 @ 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         ElP El Paso
              Pu Pullman                  NeO New Orleans
              LR Leg Rest                 Pho Phoenix
              DH Dead Head                Tus Tucson
              ACF American Car & Foundry  Tuc Tucumcari
              bage baggage                LR Little Rock
              stge stage/express          Dal Dallas
              RICP RI Color Pictorial     SD San Diego
              "e" electrically operated   Ama Amarillo
              McA McAlester               Car Carrizozo


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

Please report additions/corrections to John Matrow, 2753 N. Pershing,
Wichita, KS 67220