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Groundbreaking at "Gold City"

View of cars parked in field, buildings in background / families seated on hillside, milling about / sign: "Gold City Groundbreaking Ceremonies May 14" / parachutist in air / parachutist lands / view of tourist attraction buildings / young boy shows off coins / parachutist and people in western costume pose in front of sign / dignitaries with gold-plated shovels scratch at dirt

5-16-1966
Grants Pass "Peanut Pusher"

Exterior: people standing around, gas station in background / man with spoon taped to forehead kneels, pushes peanut up steps, people applaud / receives trophy

5-13-1966
Medford City Council with Heisel

Man speaks from audience / shots of council and audience /

5-13-1966
Jackson County Planning Commission Meeting

Jackson County Courthouse Auditorium: Man with pointer at map / commissioners at dais / audience / small boys sitting on floor / more of the same / man passes out papers in audience

5-12-1966
Valley High School, Las Vegas

Dignitaries walk toward camera / "Valley High School" on building / interior, students between classes / dignitaries meet in small room / they discuss in hall / shots of classes, classrooms

5-11-1966
Medford School District Arts Fair

Junior-high students examine driving posters / students wander gymnasium exhibit of student art / closeups of sculptures, ceramics /

5-10-1966
Josephine County Car Accident

Night: broken telephone pole / closeup of policemen and wrecked car, lift man onto gurney / women and dog look on

5-9-1966
4H Horse Clinic, Jackson County Fairgrounds

Girl in hat and chaps rides horse in ring / closeup of young boy / girl rides into enclosure / closeup of little girl / shots of riders, people on bleachers /

5-9-1966
Veterans Administration Domiciliary Office Dedication

Cutting ribbon in front of office / long shot of Domiciliary building / people in wheelchairs and folding chairs on lawn / dignitaries and priest exit office / stand for pledge of allegiance, color guard at dais / speakers at lectern / shots of crowd, many with VFW caps / cutting another ribbon /

5-9-1966
Sacred Heart Hospital Auction

Auctioneers in action on old hospital steps / crowd shots / holding up items for sale: candelabra, file cabinets, light fixtures, sheets / shot of people examining beds from upper floor window

5-9-1966
Dedication of Agate Lake

Pan across hundreds of parked cars / pans across crowd at lakeside / shots several sailboats on lake / speakers at lectern / Mark Hatfield speaks / Congressman Duncan speaks (closeup) / more shots of sailboats

5-6-1966
Dedication of Ashland Post Office

People, Boy Scouts and high school band in folding chairs,  Ashland Post Office parking lot / busy interior of post office / Congressman Duncan grins at camera / long shots of post office / man at lectern speaks / audience applauds / more speakers, including Duncan / closeups of band

5-6-1966
Medford City Hall Construction

Officials poke at and caress side of city hall building

5-6-1966
Opening of Timber Products Plant

Pan across Timber Products plant / sign on building: "Timber Products Company" / band playing on dais / banner: "Timber Products Company, a division of Cyprus Mines Corporation, Flake and Particle Board Plant" / speakers on dais: Mark Hatfield / pan across small crowd / speakers / Hatfield speaks / closeup of same

5-6-1966
Student Government Day, Medford City Council

Medford City Council Chambers: students and councilors at desks, full house / reception elsewhere in city hall, people schmoozing 

5-5-1966
Arabian Horses Warm Up

Man exercises horse on leash, Long Mountain (?) in background / closeup: woman and horse in Arabian costume / woman rides toward cameraman, in circle / closeup of horse / man and woman ride horses in circle, up to camera

5-5-1966
Naval Reservist Receives Medal

Exterior: Pan across sailors in uniform / man pins medal to sailor's chest, shakes hands, poses with him and his mother, shakes hands again / sailor kisses mom

5-4-1966
Medford-Jackson County Sewer Meeting

Medford Council Chambers: officials at desks and tables--very static

5-4-1966
Siskiyou Pass Tourist Information Center

Cars drive by on I-5, pan to "Rest Area" arrow sign / shots of info center: drinking fountain, phone booth, restrooms, long pan across tourist brochures

5-4-1966
Scene of Medford Pedestrian Accident

Closeup of light on cop car / police car in street, people watching from porch in background / policeman directing traffic / shots of onlookers, children on bikes rubbernecking

5-4-1966
Medford Budget Meeting

Medford Council Chambers: committee men and woman at tables and desks, smoking / Mayor Dunlevy speaks

5-3-1966
Medford Planning Commission Meeting

Medford Council Chambers / long shots of planning comission and audience, speaker / audience raises hands to vote

4-29-1966
Car in Irrigation Ditch, Medford

Closeup of 1950s Oldsmobile nosedown in ditch, Schulz Garage in background / closeup of street sign: McAndrews and Biddle / stop sign / closeups of car with nose in running water

4-25-1966
Small Plane Emergency Landing and Crash, Medford Airport

Medford Airport: fire trucks pass close to camera / long shot of small airplane approaching on runway landing, one wheel not fully extended / crashed airplane on grass / closeup of pilot / crewmen and firemen lift airplane, straighten wheel / long shot of plane and fire trucks

4-27-1966
Car in Bear Creek at 12th Street Bridge, Medford

Pan along bridge to car upside down in creek / shot of damage on bridge, pan down to car / repeat of first shot

4-25-1966
Miss Rogue Valley Pageant, Pear Blossom Parade

Contestants in evening gowns on stage / they walk on in bathing suits/ talent competition: woman in costume, woman singing / crowning Miss Rogue Valley; she poses with scepter and flowers / parade, Alba Park area: Cavemen put people in cage / marching band / entry: "Alice's Wonderland of Pears" / small float (spaceship?) / "Gilligan's Paradise Island" float pulled by small tractor

4-25-1966
Opening Day, Howard Prairie Lake

Pan across parked cars and lake / pan across boats and activity at dock / pulling boats out of water onto trailers, driving them away / launching boat

4-25-1966
Medford City Council Meeting

People walk away from dais, everyone applauds / Earl Miller rises from audience, speaks / shots of audience, councilmen /

4-22-1966
Orchard Pruner in Operation, Orchard Equipment Garage

Exterior: man drives pruning machine down rows of trees in bloom, topping them / interior, garage: closeup of man operating acetylene torch on orchard machine / installing conveyor belt on machine / exterior, garage: painting orchard sprayer (?)

4-21-1966
Mayor Dunlevy Greets Singing Nun

Mayor Dunlevy stands in front of entrance of old Medford City Hall, walks down steps / pan up Central / nun arrives on back of scooter piloted down sidewalk by Medford policeman / she dismounts, hands poster to Dunlevy

4-21-1966
Medford Firemen at House Fire

Smoke coming from garage window / firemen open garage door, come out / firemen removing things from garage / homeowner leaves house / fireman exits house with cat / cat runs away

4-21-1966
Veterans Domiciliary Craft Fair

Sign: "Veterans Administration Domiciliary" / shot of Dom from moving car / interior, craft fair: displays of crafts: paintings, leatherwork, woodwork, lapidary, model ship

4-20-1966
Naturalization Ceremony

Pan across courtroom / pan across people standing  with right hands raised / man hands out ribbons to new citizens / judge speaks /

4-20-1966
Mayor Dunlevy Greets Tom McCall in Medford

Tom McCall and Mayor Dunlevy shake hands in front of pine tree at building entrance / McCall speaks / dignitaries shake hands

4-20-1966
Bike Safety Parade, Main Street Medford / Crowning Pear Blossom King and Queen

Bicycle parade at Main and Holly, Medford / costumed children on decorated bicycles pass cameraman / man hands out prizes or papers to children in Alba Park / Pear Blossom queen candidates / crowning of king and queen / king and queen on thrones / shots of courtiers /

4-18-1966
Agate Dam and Reservoir

Slow pans across reservoir and dam / shots of scrubby oaks from moving car, car stops

4-18-1966
Congressman Duncan Campaigns in Medford

Congressman Duncan stands by van painted with his name, speaks with constituent / interior: Duncan speaks into microphone (no sound on film)

4-18-1966
Crater National Bank Opening, Medford

Sign: "Crater National Bank," bathmat building, Medford / people milling about on sidewalk / dignitaries holding ribbon made of dollar bills / Forest Ranger in uniform speaks, cuts ribbon / people wearing name tags entering bank / people milling about in bank /

4-15-1966
Jackson County Planning Commission Meeting

Commissioners on dais / man speaks / shots of audience, speakers / some in audience stand /

4-14-1966
Eighth Graders Forest Conservation Field Trip

School buses parked on forest road / "Keep Oregon Green" sign / pan across trees to students / students go through stations in woods / sign: "Fire Control" / sign: "Timber Management" / pan across labeled rounds of wood / sign: "Wildlife" / "Forest Products" / man in hard hat with informational displays / sign: "Tree Identifying"

4-14-1966
Moving Patients from Sacred Heart Hospital to Providence

Loading patients on gurneys into ambulances / closeup: "Medford Ambulance" / ambulance departs from Sacred Heart / nurse and nun confer / wheeling patients in wheelchairs out of hospital into truck / sign: "Emergency Entrance, Providence Hospital," pan to hospital / ambulance arrives at hospital / nun gets out /. wheeling patient into Providence / wheeling patient down hall to elevator / pan across hospital  from moving car /

4-14-1966
Bloodmobile in Medford

Woman standing by bloodmobile / women at typewriters interviewing donors / donors waiting / nurse swabs arm of reclining donor /  shots of donation room (Red Cross center on Hawthorne Street?), nurses, donors on cots

4-11-1966
Hawthorne Park Easter Egg Hunt

Parents and small children waiting at Hawthorne Park / at a signal children race under rope, across field / chaos ensues / children at board fence collecting prizes / closeups of children, small boy with Batman T-shirt

4-11-1966
Medford Police Bicycle Inspection

Officers, Boy Scouts inspecting bikes under covered eaves of elementary school as owners look on / bikes parked on grass in front of Jefferson (?) School / handing out certificates / Scout inspects bike

4-11-1966
Medford City Council Meeting

City council chambers: man moves through audience to front, is sworn in, shakes hands with councilors / women and Girl Scouts in audience stand and speak / shots of audience and councilors, speakers / audience leaves

4-8-1966
Jackson County Budget Committee Meeting

Pans of people discussing around table covered with documents, two smoking pipes (including Earl Miller)

4-7-1966
Orchards in Bloom

Pan across orchard in bloom / orchard from moving car / more pans, closeups / man examines blooms / closeup of flowers / orchard sprayer at work / pan across whole valley in bloom--dirty air / more shots from moving car /

4-5-1966
Plymouth Troubleshooting Contest

Exterior, garage at Tenth and Central, Medford / signs in front of cars: "Plymouth Troubleshooting Contest, Dick Knight Co., Medford, Oreg." / gun goes off, young contestants open hoods and examine engines / closeups of mechanics intently at work on engines

4-4-1966
Tour of New Construction in Medford

Officials in suits visit new buildings and construction sites: Witham's Truck Stop / building site with earthmover at work / unknown building / Beaver Electric building / uncompleted building / Girl Scout headquarters / North Medford HIgh School site? / long shot of Providence Hospital / steel framework of new wing at Rogue Valley Memorial Hospital / Medford City Hall under construction / men with crane loading refrigeration unit on top of new U.S. Bank, downtown Medford

4-1-1966
Loading Bristol's Rogue River Quartz onto Airplane

Medford Airport: men drive up in luggage cart / closeup of bags labeled "Bristol's Rogue River Quartz" / loading bags onto airplane by conveyor belt /

3-31-1966

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