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OK Market, Medford

Night: signs at OK Market, Medford / exterior of store (out of focus)

8-8-1966
Christian Athletes, Mark Hatfield at SOC

Athletes exit Greyhound bus at SOSC / shirt on folding table: "Fellowship of Christian Athletes" / view from above / Mark Hatfield arrives

8-8-1966
Bicycle Rodeo; Launching Model Rockets

Children on decorated bicycles lined up on school playground / they ride off, accompanied by man on horse / getting instruction / demonstrating accuracy stopping on painted line / / children launch model rockets, supervised by man in uniform / pan across spectators

8-7-1969
Jackson County Fairgrounds; Holiday Inn, Big Y Area

Pan across outside of arena, Jackson County Fairgrounds / silent interview with old man standing in front of fairgrounds office / / VIPs mingle in front of Holiday Inn, pan to Holiday Inn sign / slow pans across I-5 and Big Y area from a distance, Holiday Inn, Baza'r, barn visible in distance /

8-7-1969
Medford Airport from the Air

Aerial shot of jetliner gaining altitude above Rogue Valley; Medford Airport runway from the air / "Medford" painted on ground, private planes and four-engine borate bomber lined up on tarmac

8-7-1968
Jackson Pool Swim Meet; Baza'r Ribbon Cutting; Medford Policemen; Charity Home Construction

People lined up at edge of Jackson Pool, Medford  / swimmers dive in, swim / pan across spectators / more of same / / aerial shot of Disco (furture Food 4 Less) department store, Biddle Road, Medford / "Baza'r" sign above front of building, "Grand Opening" banner / interior shots: Mayor Dunlevy cuts ribbon with Miss Rogue Valley, shoppers swarm inside /  long shot of shoppers filing in / / Medford policemen standing in office examine something, discuss, schmooze awkwardly / / men unaccustomed to physical labor fill wheelbarrows with gravel / men work in sewer line ditch / pan across unfinished house / man covers standpipe with bucket

8-7-1967
Rogue Valley Symphony Practice; Surplus Vehicle Auction

Man directs adult orchestra, U.S. Hotel ballroom / closeups, pans of director, musicians / / policeman, mechanic examine engineless automobile, other 1940s-early '60s cars parked in field / cop looks in windows /

8-6-1969
Luncheon Meeting; Meeting Meeting

Army officer smilingly addresses group at lectern / luncheon scene / closeup of old woman at microphone / / meeting in small room / shots of speakers sitting around table, including actual black man

8-6-1969
Meeting B Roll; VIP Arrives at Medford Airport

Spectators in audience, Jackson County Courthouse Auditorium, stand up and sit down (identifying themselves?) / recorder at desk / more audience shots / speaker / more of same / recorder's hands in foreground, writing / / VIP arriving at Medford Airport, being greeted / interior of terminal: VIP chatting

8-6-1968
Medford City Council, Medford Streets

Pan across council chambers / pan across audience, Bill Mansfield in audience / street sign: McAndrews and Columbus / looking east down McAndrews / driving west on McAndrews / street sign: Crater Lake and McAndrews / view down street, driving down street / street sign: Barnett and Riverside / pan across Capri Motel, down street / driving east on Barnett, fairgrounds area / pan across staff and council in council chambers--names legible: Vernon Thorpe, Roy Bashaw, Robert A. Duff, Robert Cunningham, Joe Hosick, Terry Green

8-6-1965
4-H Livestock Show, Jackson County Fairgrounds

Children bring rabbits to judging table, old Jackson County Fairgrounds pavilion / pan across young entrants and rabbits / adults in bleachers / children sweeping around cattle in barn / people waiting under banner: "Rogue River 4-H Dairy Club" / teens milling around cattle in pavilion, filling out forms / judging hogs / pans across scene, pans, closeups of crowd

8-5-1969
Duff Water Treatment Plant; Bear Creek Tour

Man standing on catwalk, pan to surging water below him / man walks along catwalk between settling ponds, pointing / water surging through channel / interior: man showing control panel / man on phone in control room / man grins at flowing water / men watch water flow / view of countryside through window / treatment plant building from outside / / group waiting by dirt road / group slowly picking their way through rubbish-strewn field, wading across Bear Creek

8-5-1968
Dynamite Damage, Medford High School

Pan across wooden temporary buildings at high school / closeup of hole in building / view through hole from inside / damage inside / more of the same

8-5-1966
Garage, Houses Fire, Central Point

Street sign: Cherry and North 8th streets / pan across spectators / firemen pull down gutted, smoking building / clearing out interior of burned house / pan across furniture on lawn

8-5-1966
Gebhard Road Brush Fire

Fireman hoses down burning brush / tank truck on road / tanker drives into field / smoke rises across road

8-5-1966
Pear Orchard Field Day

Group of men in orchard / man speaks to group / pans across orchard / pan across group / different man speaks / more pans / orchard sprayer in operation /

8-5-1965
Final Construction at Fort Vannoy Job Corps Training Center

Men sweep wet concrete floor / man in suit opens locker for camera / pans across building site

8-5-1965
Picking Pears; Medford Council Meets Commissioners; Rock Band at Britt

Man picking pears in orchard on ladder / closeup / woman picking while small blond children wander around below her / young man picking from ground / man on ladder, pan to bin full of pears / more of same / emptying bucket into bin / / pan across meeting in Medford city council chambers / Jackson County Commissioners file from seats into center of room as Earl Miller lights cigarette / closeup of Miller speaking / / pan across people seated on grassy hillside (Britt grounds?) to band set up on stage / telephoto shot of rock band playing, sign with (band members'?) names visible including Kirby Mills, David something

8-4-1969
OSU Research Vessel Yaquina; VIP Tour of Wildlife Areas

Color, silent: Zoom out from beaver logo on smokestack / ship slowly draws away from camera, "Oregon State University" painted on side / slow zoom in on ship from distance / / Black and white: Earl Miller stands at table in Jackson County courthouse auditorium and speaks / different commissioner standing by table with slide projector / VIPs in TouVelle Park looking at Table Rock Road bridge and river / pan across VIPs standing in park parking lot / cars carrying VIPs leave TouVelle Park parking lot / man speaks to VIPs with bullhorn / VIPs stand by cars at different site, Table Rock in background / pan from (Denman Wildlife Area?) pond to VIPs / slow pan across berm separating ponds / VIPs on berm

For more footage of Yaquina see SOHS Film No. 1591

8-4-1969
Trouble at Thrifty Green Stamp Corp.; Rogue Valley Plywood Wood Chip Equipment; Nurses Receive Checks

Closeups of Thrifty Green Stamps books / Thrifty Green Stamps sign at building at Tenth and Front Street, "For Sale" sign on building, Medford Grocery Company building in background / front of building with handwritten sign on door "Closed Until Further Notice" / signs: "Notice: The Oregon corporation does not redeem Calif. stamps. Please do not try. It will save you and us from embarrassment." "Thrifty Green Stamp Corp. of Oregon Will Redeem This Stamp Only." / / "Rogue Valley Plywood Inc." on building / executives point to wigwam burner / pan to burner / men walk to burner / pan up cyclone air cleaner / workers eat lunch / men stand under wood chip dispenser / metal building under construction / cyclone / truck takes load of chips / executives discuss / / nurses receiving checks?

8-4-1967
Edson Shows New Grants Pass City Hall

Man with pointer and architect's drawings of new city hall /

8-4-1965
Howard Prairie Lake Investigation; Blue Star Highway Dedication; Ashland Airport Construction

Jackson County Sheriff's deputies in office / map of Highway 66, lap dissolve to Howard Prairie Reservoir / arrow on map points to lake / car turns onto dirt road / sign: "Shell Peak Road, Dead End Road" / deputies leave car / they take random soil sample by dirt road, sift through scrap of window screen (investigation into killing of Glenn T. Clark--killer Jimmy Dale Taylor caught 21 years later, acquitted in March 1989) / / sign: "Rest Area" / VIPs speak, choir sings at Talent rest area / cars parked in rest area parking lot / maps on information board / veterans dedicate Blue Star Memorial Highway plaque / attendees loiter in parking lot / veterans color guard / / worker digs by brick Ashland Airport terminal, under construction / pan across site / interior: carpenter at work with table saw / private airplane on tarmac, crane in operation in background / interior of terminal again / road grader, earth movers on runway

8-31-1967
Fire at Hong Kong Cafe

Smoking building next to gas station, Talent / firemen unreel hoses / smoky interiors: firemen and volunteers pull hoses inside, set up fan to exhaust smoke / pan across exterior

8-31-1966
Security Motors, Menasco Motors Merger

Sign on building: "Security Motors," pan across staff lined up outdoors--Grants Pass? / men close garage door / pan across exterior of building / Sign: "Used Cars Menasco" / men shake hands for camera / pan across Menasco building and car lot / men chat outdoors

8-31-1965
Highway 66 Map; North Medford High School Event

Closeup of map of Rogue Valley with towns labeled / Hwy. 66 portion of map, with animated arrow tracing highway to Ashland / arrow traces along I-5 to Medford (investigation into killing of Glenn T. Clark--killer Jimmy Dale Taylor caught 21 years later, acquitted in March 1989) / / night, North Medford High School: view of lighted room from outside / people arrive, enter lighted room with waiting greeter, students at table / cameraman does jiggily walking pan past scene

8-30-1967
Car Safety Film; Rogue Valley Manor Confab

Cars drive past camera, log deck in background / closeup of damaged front end of VW Beetle / shots of more cars damaged in accidents / rapid montage of same / lap dissolves to damaged cars, flashing, rotating effects--arty / / facade of Rogue Valley Manor / interior: old people in lobby / seniors in dining room with teens or college students wearing name tags--one tag says "Glass" / many shots of same

8-30-1967
Antique Car Sale, Grants Pass

Exterior: crowd from above / Sign: "1918 Chevrolet" / man opens hood of old car / lineup of 1920s cars in various stages of decrepitude / pans across crowd / closeups of people examining cars / interior: headlights hanging from rafter

8-30-1965
VIP Greeted at Medford Airport; Schoolchildren at Jacksonville Museum

People at gate, Medford Airport / jetliner arrives / people disembark / VIP is greeted / closeups of VIPs / / "Jacksonville Museum" sign, pan down to schoolchildren waiting to go inside / children file into museum / pan down pipe organ / scrum of children looking at exhibits

8-3-1967
Medford City Council Lunch--New City Hall Samples

Luncheon scene in wood-paneled room / Mayor Dunlevy / men open packet of samples--wall treatments for new city hall? / councilors examine photos of chairs and desks

8-3-1966
Accident at Vilas and Table Rock roads

Firemen hose down wrecked station wagon / traffic on Table Rock Road / policeman arrives / fireman hoses down road / ambulance attendant unloads gurney, places child on gurney, loads into ambulance

8-3-1966
New Medford U.S. Bank Building Party

Night: exterior U.S. Bank, Medford / interiors: banquet scenes / man speaks to banquet / pans across empty bank

8-3-1966
ZOOMSI Plane Arrives with Leopard Cub, Medford Airport

Banner on plane, Medford Airport: "Zoo Portland Oct. 28-29 + OMSI = ZOOMSI" / twin propellers on plane stop / "Lynn Mucken, Press" on man's sash, shakes hands with Mayor Dunlevy / more dignitaries with sashes disembark: Jean Watson, Will Jonny, others illegible / Dunlevy holds leopard cub, others do likewise including small girls

8-29-66
Morse Motors, Biddle Road, Under Construction, Medford

Steel framework of building / men installing roof beams / installing waste pipe in trench / carpenters building trusses on ground / pan across site, Biddle Road and empty I-5 in background

8-29-66
Tagging Rogue River Salmon

Good color, silent: pan across mouth of Rogue River to bridge / small boat lays net across river / men on beach pull net taut / pulling net to shore / fish in net including sturgeon, small fish, salmon / sturgeon returned to river / gasping salmon displayed for camera / salmon quickly tagged, scale sample taken and returned to river

8-29-1969
Downtown Medford Traffic; Student Nurses Graduation

Arty closeups of cars passing camera / quick cuts of East Main Street Medford traffic, bathmat building and future Vogel Plaza in background / man parks, gets out of car, boys on bicycles ride past / / Sweet Adelines wearing corsages on stage, audience of nurses applauds / pan across audience / speaker at lectern / pan across audience / woman speaks / pan across room from rear

Photo and article in Medford Mail Tribune, September 1, 1969, page 7:

Ceremony took place in Hedrick Junior High School cafetorium. The Sweet Adelines sang. Graduates were addressed by Mrs. Ralph E. Cook; Lindsay Vinsel presided. Graduates were Betty Cimfl, Gloria Higinbotham, Dianna Pearson, Mina Glass, Shirley Herring, Patricia Kizer, Ethel Nagle, Donna Hawkins, Josca Leeuwenburgh, Lois Thompson, Verda Greene, Beatrice Lile, Janet Butcher, A. Jane Bowers, Ruth Curphey, Betty Fitzgerald, Susan Jackson, Jerry Parlier, Charlotte Sabo, Debra Vessey, Christine McKy.

8-29-1969
House Fire at Night

Night: flames of almost totally consumed residence / silhouette of fireman spraying water / unburned section of structure / more flames /

8-29-1968
Marines Sworn In; Erecting Mountaintop Antenna

Marine in dress uniform reads from paper / young civilian man at attention / more reading / civilian smiles / process repeats with different young man / reads to middle-aged woman, elderly couple / officer presents plaque to couple, hands are shaken / / pan up antenna being assembled on mountaintop / men raised to top by crane / closeup of same / antenna being lifted to vertical position / telephoto closeup of same / men at work on top, seen through mist / clearer shots / more of same

8-29-1968
New Medford Fire Engine

Medford Fire Department FWD fire engine / closeups, pans along engine--hoses, gauges, knobs, tailboard, hose connectors

8-29-1967
Jackson County Juvenile Detention Facility

Women in cinderblock office talking to Jackson County Sheriff's deputy / woman oversees teen sewing at table, pan across institutional living room / pan across kitchen, same building / man at desk chatting with VIPs / man digging with pick, Barneburg Hill in distance / different people chatting in same office

8-29-1967
Election Polls

Exteriors: sign: "Vote Here" / women reading paperwork / they file past camera

8-29-1966
Mystery Death in Grants Pass, Dale's Restaurant

Man in car speaks into radio mike / view through windshield as car exits tunnel / long view of house in hills / mailbox: "Dale Bourquin, 4310 Foothill Blvd" / discarded soda coolers in field / long shot from hilltop of houses

8-29-1966
Medford Water System Valve Installation

Man working in excavation of large water pipe, others watching / releasing water from valve / Y-valve in excavation with rebar for concrete foundations around it, parallel pipe in excavation nearby

Presumably installation of valve in supply pipe from Big Butte Springs for Medford Water Commission--possibly Martin pressure control station

8-28-1969
Mill Meeting; Convention

Man with clipboard speaks / view from outside of people assembled in (lumber?) mill building / closeup of German shepherd wandering grounds / VIP speaks / VIPs mingle / check is passed from hand to hand / pan across machinery in dark mill building / pan across outside of mill as attendees mingle / / pan across audience of mostly women, wearing nametags / audience stands, files out of building /

8-28-1969
Man in Suit at Desk Talking on Phone

Man in suit at desk talking on phone / /

8-28-1968
Britt Festivals Performance; Grants Pass Bike Safety Inspection; Riverside Park Picnic

Night: orchestra performance on Britt stage as viewed from audience / / pan across children with bikes / man leaning against police car / men examine bikes, affix reflective stickers / man wearing Redwood Lions Club, Grants Pass jacket affixing stickers  / children cook hot dogs over open fire, man at Coca-Cola cooler / / women and girls lined up on temporary stage in park by river / children compete in sack race / greasing pig / scrum of children, presumably around pig.

John Trudeau conducting :23

8-28-1967
Pacific Air Lines, Medford Airport; Smudgepot Fire

Pan across "Pacific Air Lines" sign above ticket desk, Medford Airport, pan down to desk and arrivals sign / dusk: stewardess walks across tarmac up stairs into airplane / passengers board / darker: plane spins props / night:  taxis away / / hundreds of burning smudgepots, pan up black smoke clouds / more of same / burning wood debris fire--that presumably started smudgepots burning / telephoto closeup of burning smudgepots / orchard under thick black cloud blowing low over it /

8-28-1967
Beautification Meeting, Rogue Valley Country Club

Exterior: people sitting and talking at table, Rogue Valley Country Club

8-28-1965
Marines Basic Training

Young men and soldiers clustered on parking lot, ambulance in background / young men with numbers on their tee-shirts doing squat thrusts / drill instructor yells at recruits / rifles lined up on ground / sergeant instructs recruits with photos on easel / recruits do calisthenics and lift weights / barber shaves heads with electric clippers / recruits march in formation, palm trees in background (Camp Pendleton?) /recruit greets parents / VIP talks to recruits at attention / closeups of recruits / soldiers march in formation / Marines in formation / VIP hands book to Marine / soldiers march in formation /

8-27-1969
Mechanized Tree Cutter

Silent, color faded to red and yellow: Mechanized tree cutter in woods grabs tree, cuts it, turns it 90 degrees, yards it / driver / cutter delimbs trunk, cuts it to length / driver / man sitting on log deck watching

8-27-1968
Wood Shavings Fire

Pan across site, smoke in distance, fire truck in foreground / closeup of burning pile, road grader drives past cutting fire line / pan across fire trucks, firemen

8-26-66

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