Southern District

The Commodore Limited

Posted on: December 16, 2009 by PERyHS 2 Comments
Jack Finn Collection

Jack Finn Collection

Pacific Electric business car no. 1000 is pressed into service as part of "The Commodore Limited," special high-end service between Los Angeles and Balboa, at the end of the Southern Division.

Jack Finn Collection

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  1. Bob Davis

    March 24, 2011

    This body of this car became a house in Baldwin Park after World War II. In 1964 it was “liberated” by Orange Empire volunteers and trucked to Perris. It was set on Hollywood Car trucks for a while, and may now be on ex-Chicago Elevated trucks. A set of the correct Brill trucks was recently acquired and will be placed under the car in the future. The car is presently on display in Barn 4.

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  2. Everett Neal

    November 3, 2012

    I hope someday the Commodore-Business car will be completely restored, before I depart this world.

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