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Jacksonville Council Works on Zoning Ordinance

Exterior: Jacksonville City Hall / interior. councilors working around table / closeup of zoning map / more of the same / exteriors on Oregon Street, California Street

7-6-1966
VIPs Stroll Along Medford Railroad Tracks; Cave Junction Fender-Bender; Medford Policewoman with Kittens; Barber Shop

Men in suits walk down Medford street / sign: "Private Property, All Persons Forbidden to Trespass Hereon," pan along tracks to men schmoozing, Medford Depot in background / pan along railroad tracks / more of same / men walk along tracks, Medford Grocery Co. in background (related to plans to push Tenth Street across railroad tracks) / ditto, McDonald Candy Co. on Eleventh Street in background / / policemen on side of road, pan to Cave Junction junction to Caves / closeup of smashed front of Mustang / highway sign pointing to Oregon Caves, policemen in background / civilians examine damaged pickup / closeup of Pennsylvania license plate on mustang, pan to pickup / / Medford policewoman at desk with kittens / closeup of kitten / / women at desk, transferring figures into ledger / interior of barber shop, barber at work

7-6-1967
Car Accident

Night: attendants ease injured man out of car and onto gurney / back of ambulance / ambulance drives away / pan across wrecked car / police examine car / pan across Clay's Towing Service truck /

7-7-1966
Demolition of Camp Withus, Medford; Medford Airport Strikers

Camp Withus, North Riverside, Medford, under demolition / bulldozer at work / loader loads debris into dump truck / bulldozer drives into gas station building / pushes building over / / strikers at Medford Airport with signs: "West Coast Airlines Station, Reservation, Ticket Agents & Communications Personnel On Strike ALEA AFL-CIO" / interior Medford terminal: United Airlines desk / mechanics service and refuel four-engine propeller airliner / passengers on tarmac /

7-7-1967
Measles Warning; Construction Site; Office Celebration

First segment only is color, completely faded to red, optical sound: Surgeon General William H. Stewart warning parents against measles: "LIttle Kim Fisher here has been mentally retarded since the age of two, when she contracted measles" / / pan across construction site--stud framing, bricks, construction workers / / closeup of VIP / woman scrapes last cup of punch from punch bowl / VIPs schmooze, snack in office, map of Bear Creek drainage on wall

7-7-1967
Timber Carnival; Oregon Dairy Queen Crowning

Good color, silent: Timber carnival (presumably the Albany Timber Carnival): bald man competing in log sawing / three men at log chopping next to pond / two-man bucking / man collapsed by log, recovering / man climbing spar pole, sawing end off pole / end falls / judge examines round sawn off pole / man descends pole, takes drink / tight closeup of men cleaning, checking two-man saw / / pan across dairy princesses, Rogue Valley Dairy Princess Mary Ann Cantrall far right / Cantrall surprised and crowned Oregon Dairy Queen / audience applauds / Cantrall and court / tight closeup of Cantrall wiping away tears / Cantrall interviewed, opens presents

For more of same footage of timber carnival, see SOHS Film No. 1559

7-7-1969
Highway Accident; Bob Packwood; Timber Carnival

Black and white, silent: Night: highway accident scene: headlights, flares, cars driving  by, police directing traffic with flare / tow truck connecting to damaged car / / good color, sound: Bob Packwood sitting in front of curtain, speaking about his attendance record during his first six months and his intent to keep that record high / / good color, silent: timber carnival, presumably Albany: shots of audience by side of pond / log chopping competition / one-man log bucking

For more of same footage of timber carnival, see SOHS Film No. 1558

7-7-1969
Winter Dome Booth, Medford Shopping Center

Shot from moving car passing by Medford Shopping Center, Sears / stationary pan across shopping center: World Wide Camera, J. K. Gill / setting up tables with banner: "Eat for the Winter Dome/Pronto Pups 5c, Floats 5c" in front of J. J. Newberry's / man on ladder wiring 2x4 to ceiling / more of same

7-7-66
Pinto Colvig Speaks and Performs Maxwell Sound Effect

Clip from "Command Performance" radio show featuring Greer Garson, Nelson Eddy and Pinto Colvig, who beginning at 04:45 speaks briefly about his trombone, then uses it to perform the Maxwell automobile sound effect used on the Jack Benny radio show.

7-8-1943
Strike Affects Temporary Classroom Construction, Medford School District

Pan across temporary classrooms at Jackson (?) Elementary School / sign: "The Components on this Job Were Mfd. Behind a 'Union' Picket Line" / pans across uncompleted temporary classroom building, footings / same sign

7-8-1965
Scene of Meyers Drowning

Pans across parked trailers and cars, concrete bridge at Gold Hill, river / boy dives from bridge into river

See Medford Mail Tribune, July 9, 1965, page B10. Search was for body of Kenneth Lewis Myers of Medford.

Medford Mail Tribune, July 10, 1965, page 1: Body still not found.

7-8-1965
Medford Airport Scenes

Shot of airport terminal from moving car / interior: United Air Lines counter / placard: "United Air Lines regrets the inconvenience to its passengers caused by a temporary suspension of service due to a work stoppage" / West Coast Airlines counter / agent on telephone / twin turboprop West Coast airplane approaches camera / door opens, passengers debark, pan up to logo on tail / airplane leaves, taxis, takes off /

7-8-1966
Medford City Council Meeting

Typical Medford City Council footage--Jimmy Dunlevy presides

7-8-1966
Central Point Recall Election; Installation of Judge Loren L. Sawyer

Building with "Vote Here" signs / closeup of official ballot, City of Central Point Special Recall Election to recall Recorder F. W. Mason / interior of fire station fire with fire engines and poll watchers / closeup of ballot to recall Mayor Dale Bartley / poll watchers again / closeup of ballot to recall Councilman Ben Mushaney / poll watchers / closeup of ballot to recall Councilman Chester Ayers / / judges in robes chatting / VIP speaks / judge is sworn in / audience stands up to leave, pan across same, Otto Frohnmayer present / judge displays certificate, hands are shaken

7-8-1968
Little Butte Mountain Men, Antique Firearms

Table covered with antique guns / man points out and describes guns / closeup of man cleaning Navy revolver / demonstrates pistol / man holding flintlock / loading muzzleloader / man wearing Little Butte Mountain Men shirt / pan across flintlock / signing along barrel toward target / pan across flintlock / man at table demonstrates early rifle

7-8-1968
Medford Airport B Roll

Jetliner lands at Medford Airport, taxis to gate / sign: No Bicycles Allowed / baggage cart drives to liner / another plane lands / telephoto shot of windows of control tower / Mercy Flights plane taxis to runway as passengers deplane from first liner

7-8-1969
Winter Dome Booth, Medford Shopping Center

Exteriors: Crowded Medford Shopping Center scene / pan along long line of people waiting at Winter Dome booth / closeups of servers in action making hot dogs, drinks / people eating / pan along line / closeup of server speaking

7-8-66
REA Directors Meet in Grants Pass

Interior: pan across people at banquet, men at dais / speakers at microphone / pan across attentive crowd / more of the same (REA=Rural Electrification Administration?)

7-9-1965
Grass Fire on Barneburg Hill, Medford

Looking north on Interstate 5, pan east to grass fire / pan across bare hill and oak trees / closer view of fire, Roxy Ann in background / young man and woman fighting fire with feet and shovel / closeup of grass on fire / shot of Rogue Valley Manor, pan to smoldering hill

See photo, Medford Mail Tribune, July 10, 1965, page 1.

7-9-1965
Providence Hospital Nurses; Downtown Medford Traffic, Shoppers, Employees B Roll

Luncheon scene: nuns speak / nurse at table / nurse speaks / Certificate of Award to Ethel Johnson for nurse refresher course / nurses receive certificates from nun / nurses applaud / nurse receives package / / downtown Medford traffic, pedestrians: Main at Bartlett / interior: secretary / bank tellers, secretaries, executive / Main and Bartlett again / man on bicycle / shoppers on sidewalk

7-9-1968
Oyster Queen Crowned; Girl Scout Leaves for Switzerland

Good color, silent: meeting in board room / speaker / group touring marine laboratory / man pulls string of scallop shells, with oyster spat attached, out of tank / man removes young oysters from tank / interviews beauty pageant contestant on stage / shots of spectators / Coos County contestant / / black and white: young women milling about at Medford Airport / holding banner: "Au Revoir, Martha, Off to Switzerland" / pan across Girl Scouts holding signs: "Bye Martha," "Good Luck in Switzerland," "Bon Voyage" / Martha, in Girl Scout uniform, chats with well-wishers / jetliner taxiing on runway / pan across well-wishers with signs / closeups of same /

Martha is Martha Lamb one of 16 Girl Scouts in U.S. invited to attend the 1969 Golden Jubilee Camp of Girl Scouts in Switzerland. Woman on right at 1:04 talking to Martha is her mother, "Mrs. Douglas Lamb." Photos in Medford Mail Tribune, July 13, 1969, page C1.

7-9-1969
Grocery Shopping at Bazar

Interiors, Bazar Shopping Center, Medford: women push shopping carts down grocery store aisle, examine, buy meat, toss it into cart / worker restocks meat / more of same / woman selects sack of potatoes, puts it in cart / women shop in produce aisle / couple with loaded cart in line at checkstand / young man cashier checks groceries

7-9-1969
Log Trucks Head-On Accident

Closeup of front of damaged truck on side of logging road / view of side of cab: "D. Schelenbaum" on side of truck / "Wheeler's Wrecker Service" trucks pull up, "Big Dippy" on front of truck / log truck backs into logs on trailer, pushing them off

8-1-1966
Bob Duncan Opens Democratic Headquarters / Gun Show, Medford Armory

Neon sign in window of cinderblock building on South Central, Medford: "Democratic Headquarters" / crowd waiting in front of "Duncan for Senate Headquarters" banner / pan south to Mobil service station on 11th & Central, bagpiper in costume walking up sidewalk, followed by Congressman Bob Duncan / Duncan cuts ribbon / people schmooze inside headquarters building / gun show, Medford Armory: people examine tables laden with rifles, pistols, war souvenirs (helmets, bayonets, captured Japanese flag)

8-1-1966
Dress-Up Day--Wilson School, Medford

Children pose in costume on lawn outside school / they pass before teachers-judges with clipboards

8-1-1966
KBES-TV Opening, KTVM 5 Birthday; Businesses at Medford Airport

Microwave dishes on top of building, pan down to men shaking hands in fromt of KTVM 5 News station wagon / long closeups of newspaper clippings: "TV Construction Slated To Get Underway Monday," "TV Network Programs Begin August 1; Test Patterns Slated," "Set July 1 to Start TV in Rogue Valley" / photograph of crane installing TV transmnitter tower / map of KTVM Channel 5 offices / map of Highway 62-Interstate 5 interchange / "Happy Birthday KTVM 5M Medford, Oregon" slide / / "Medford Chapter Oregon Pilots Association" on hangar building / "Western Air Industries Helicopter Operations" on side of pickup / men pose in front of "Logan & Reavis" sign / people pose in front of "Max-Sig Communication" van and building / men examine radial-engine biplane / private aircraft, borate bomber at Medford Airport / Mercy Flights hangar, airplanes / pan across Medford Airport terminal up to tower / passngers waiting at gate / interior: passengers at United Air Lines terminal desk / cars parked in front of air terminal, an across parking lot, radar dome in background / private plane parked in front of Max-Sig building

Per Carol Harbison-Samuelson, 4/28/2018: Young man in plaid shirt in front of biplane is Bill Warren

8-1-1967
Duff Water Treatment Plant

Shots, pans of new Duff Water Treatment Plant building--empty parking lot / closed gate across access road, TouVelle Bridge in distance / bulldozer crawling along Table Rock Road near bridge / "No Trespassing" sign, pan to fisherman at river's edge / water intake in river, fishermen at river / fence and "No Trespassing" sign, pan to fishermen and bicycles at river's edge /

8-1-1968
OSU Research Vessel Yaquina

Fair color, silent: helicopter shot of white-painted ship at sea / painted on side: "Oregon State University" / from shore: ship enters ocean from river breakwater /

For more footage of Yaquina see SOHS Film No. 1593

8-1-1969
State Forestry Office Building

Sign: "S.W. Oregon Forest Protective District Headquarters, Forestry Department, State of Oregon" / pan across front of building / pan of interior room: ranger, Southwest Oregon map / closeup of plaque thanking construction sponsors / man walks to desk, sits down / same man walks down corridor / sign: "Farm Forestry" / Doyle Stockton at desk / sign: "Building Permits" / Wayne Peterson at desk, speaks into microphone / Carl Bennett at desk / closeup of two-way radio / pan across front of building

8-1-66
Truck-Car-Trailer Accident, Grants Pass

Exterior, night: pan across police, semi trailers, damaged 1955 Chevrolet and trailer / woman and small child / pan across damage

8-1-66
Foothills Road Brush Fire

Smoky brush fire on hillside from distance / view from moving car past hillside / truck brings bulldozer on lowboy / "State of Oregon Forestry" on truck door / men with shovels walking toward fire / men working on hot spots / pans of smoky hillside /

8-10-1965
Christian Athletes Conference, Southern Oregon College

Exterior, Carpenter Hall, Southern Oregon University / pan across athletes on bleachers in gym / man speaks at microphone / closeup of speaker wearing "Fellowship Chrsitians Athletes" shirt / another pan of audience

8-10-1965
Site Clearing, Medford Shopping Center

Sign: "30-Acre Shopping Center Motel Site, Hight Real Estate" / pan across empty site, bulldozers lined up / "Anderson Dump Trucking, Road Building"painted on door / bulldozer ppushes over tree, barn in background / bulldozer pushes garage off foundation, crushes it /

8-10-1965
Jacksonville Historic House Tour

Exteriors of historic houses, three women enter, then interior of house / Nunan House

8-10-1966
4-H FFA Queen Pageant

Closeups of candidates on stage / emcee at microphone / emcee with reigning queen / candidates in swimsuits, evening gowns /

8-10-1966
Britt Festival Buffet and Rehearsals

Sign: "Welcome to Jacksonville, the Site of Peter Britt Music & Arts Festival Held Annual in August" / people on Britt hillside / buffet on Britt stage / pan across scene / orchestra playing on stage, closeup and distant / closeups of conductor, musicians / pan across orchestra / sign again

8-10-1966
Ashland City Planner; Claire Hanley Arboretum Dedication

VIP at desk / closeup of map he's examining: "City of Ashland" "Plans for Improvement of Siskiyou Boulevard" / closeups of VIP at work / / Martha and Mary Hanley and others standing aimlessly in front of experiment station building / signs: "Southern Oregon Experiment Station, Hanley Research Center, Oregon State University, Jackson County" "Century Farm" / Hanley sisters, Porter Lombard, others at experiment station holding papers and clipboards / pan across plantings, Claire Hanley Aboretum sign

8-10-1967
Jackson County Fair Swine Winners; Blue Seal Industrial Service, Ashland

Teenagers holding ribbons and herding pigs to pose for camera / scrum of teens and recalcitrant pigs / / staff pose in front of building: "Blue Seal Industrial Service--Uniform Rental--Towels--Dust Control" / interior: pan across laundry operation, equipment, employees /

8-10-1967
Return of Prisoner, Grants Pass Airport

Night, Grants Pass arport: men debark small airplane, get in car

8-10-66
4-H, FFA Fair, Jackson County Fairgrounds

Interior of barn, young boys and girls with steers / closeups of steers / boy sleeping with steer / rabbits in cages / tractors displayed outside / sign: "Home Ecnomics" / pans across displays of baked goods, sewing projects

8-11-1965
Preview of Police Auction

Pans across cars parked in weeds at Medford Airport / bikes, tires, wheels, guns, lawn mowers stored in building

8-11-1966
Medford Hotel Meeting

VIPs drink coffee, stand around and schmooze in coffee shop, Jimmy Dunlevy present / attendees crowded into restaurant booths / standing crowd in hotel lobby (Hotel Medford?) applaud--barbers in tunics present, barber pole in background

8-11-1967
Two-Car Accident; Ashland Groundbreaking

Police and bystanders at two-car accident on road in the woods / upended badly mangled VW beetle / / groundbreaking scene at real estate office on East Main Street south of Pioneer Street, Ashland /

8-11-1969
Robert Carr Mix, Police Chase-Suicide

Men, police with shotguns, pickup in weedy field / bullet holes in pickup windshield / police confer / pans across scene

8-11-66
Jet Travel B Roll

Air West jetliner taxis up to gate, Medford Airport / passengers disembark far from gate / new passengers trek to jetliner / jetliner takes off / Bonanza Funjet jetliner lands, taxis toward gate / passengers disembark, walk toward gate / new passengers hike to airplane, board

8-12-1968
Clown Prince of Baseball; Medford Street Accident

Closeups of Max Patkin, "clown prince of baseball," in baseball uniform, clowning during night game, Miles Field / / Ford pickup on its side, West Main Street at Ivy, Medford / tow truck tows away station wagon / truck pulls pickup upright with cable / firemen wash away gasoline / policeman directing traffic

8-12-1969
Actors on Street; Mill Creek Falls; Ashland Water System; Britt Festivals

Varsity sign, Varsity Theater, Ashland, pan down to theater patrons on street / Shakespeare banner on light standard / actors in Restoration costume walk down sidewalk to theater, down alley to back door of theater / / tourists in woods / sign: "Mill Creek Falls Viewpoint," pan to Boise Cascade logo on sign / Mill Creek Falls / water dashing on boulders, pan up falls / / man in woods, pan to cinderblock building (Ashland water system?) / man and boy enter building / men discuss recording gauge in building as boy stares at camera, pan down to valves / man and boy on street / / woman plays clarinet, Britt stage, pan across spectators / closeups of children on grass / man on stage assembles, discusses parts of oboe

See SOHS Film No. 1382 for simliar Shakespeare Festival event in 1968

per Emily Mostue:

00:37--actress is Emily Carpenter Mostue. Also appears in a frame or two at 1:00.

per Ashland Daily Tidings, August 13, 1969, pages 1 and 8:

The play is "Virtue in Danger," John VanBrugh 1691, described as "a slapstick comedy with an 'X' rating." Actors mentioned, and presumably visible in the clip, are Robert Ground, Amanda McBroom, Mark Blankfield, Rosa Morin, Jo Bailey Guthrie

8-12-1969
Forest Fire

Shot of smoking hills from distance / family in smoking field / remains of burning house, car / pans across smoking hillside / remains of burned house, cars / slow pan across burned hillside /

8-12-66
Forest Fire Clip with Flames

Smoking hillside from distance / flames rising above trees / burning trees / burning brush / burning house or barn, cars, closeup of same / closeup of burning child's wagon

8-12-66
Police Surplus Auction

Exterior: Group of men waiting outside building / pans across interior, auction crowd / auctioneer on platform selling office chair

8-12-66

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