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Ten Thousandth Baby Born at Rogue Valley Hospital

Baby in hospital bassinet stretches, pan to sticker "Who will be the 10,000th?" and handwritten "ME" / mother in hospital bed / more of same / nurse lifts and cradles baby

Baby is Stefanie Rae Vandevender; mother is Lenora Vandevender, wife of Jesse Paul Vandevender. Grandparents are Rev. and Mrs. Jesse L. Vandevender, Medford, and Mr. and Mrs. John Baima in California. See Medford Mail Tribune story, March 15, 1968, page 1

3-14-1968
Tennis Players; Darlene's Peaches in Phoenix

Pre-teens in shorts with tennis rackets sitting on ground against wall (watching game?) / woman poses by van painted "Darlene's Peaches, 2255 Camp Baker Road," Phoenix / woman backs up tractor wth grader blade, drives past camera and van into orchard / woman picks peaches on ladder, from ground / round sign on standard: "Darlene's Peaches"

7-16-1969
Termite Inspection and Spraying

Man on step of mansion / door opens, man walks in / interiors: man walks down stairs in dark basement, talks to woman / he talks on wall phone / pickup drives into driveway / same man in basement spraying chemicals overhead / tight closeup of woman writing check / man walks with chemical sprayer back to pickup

11-2-1967
Tetanus Clinic in Jacksonville

People getting injected with pneumatic vaccinator / sobbing little girl /

9-30-1965
Thanksgiving Messages from the Pilgrims, John Dellenback; Thanksgiving at Providence Hospital, Medford Fire Station

Sound film: Living history recreations at Plimoth Plantation, historical Thanksgiving message / / color, sound: John Dellenback at desk with Thanksgiving message: history of Thanksgiving, "let's give thanks" / / silent: exterior: Providence Hospital / interiors: man wheeled out of hospital holding small children / nurses in dining hall / hallway with lines of men / dining hall: Thanksgiving buffet / diners eating, pan across dining hall / people waiting in hallway / exterior: Medford fire hall, Third and Front / interiors: fireman in kitchen with cooked turkey in pan / firemen eating at table

11-23-1967
Thrifty Nifty Grocery Store, Medford

Sign on store: "Thrifty Nifty," pan down / closeup of cash register / pan across interior of store, cashier speaks, glowers at camera / more exterior shots of store (great tawdry exterior) / street sign: Jackson and Woodstock streets / / unidentified banquet scene, women with corsages / Earl Miller speakers / more speakers / people stand in audience to be recognized

1-18-1967
Tiller Creek Forest Fire

Bulldozer by smoking hillside / smoking area viewed from above / night: hot spots on hillside / forest fire at night /

7-25-66
Tilt-Up Slab Building Construction; Medford Heights Townhouses Construction

Crane lifting wall segments into place of large tilt-up building, various views, closeups of crew, crane driver, pans across scene / / pan across construction site, wooded hill / sign: "Medford Heights Townhouses," buildings under construction

9-10-1969
Timber Auction; Elementary School Classroom

Woman walks up to gridded blackboard: "Rogue River National Forest" / pan across sparse attendees / woman retrieves bid from man at table, entersinformation on blackboard / / elementary school teacher in classroom at blackboard, pan to students at desks mimicking her gestures

8-21-1967
Timber Auction; Fraternal Order of Eagles Event

Meeting in Jackson County Courthouse auditorium / closeup of speaker / spectators / woman handling checks / man at blackboard tote board labeled "Sale Name," "Volume," " App. Price," "Min. Dep." "Total" / / people wearing nametags registering for event at tables, handed folders of papers / sign: "FOE," pan to building

6-25-1969
Timber Auction; Josephine County Fair

Pans across audience, Jackson County Courthouse Auditorium / man at gridded blackboard / women with adding machines / / sign: "Josephine County Fair Grounds," pan to ferris wheel / carnival scene / sign "Josephine County Fair Aug. 16-19, 1967" / interior: huge, impressive computer with signs: "Personality Analysis Anavac," "Are You a Character?" / signs on building entrances: "Flower Exhibits," "Agriculture Exhibits," "Industrial Exhibits," "Junior Livestock Open Class Sheep-Swine-Goats" / woman poses with Mercedes sports car by Auto Martin trash can / fairgrounds entrance

8-16-1967
Timber Auction; Medford Police Cadet

Official filling out paperwork at table, Jackson County Courthouse Auditorium / man displays twenty-dollar bill / pan across audience / official at large gridded blackboard labeled "Sale Name," "Min. Dep.," "Volume," "Total," "App. Price" / more of same / women at table with paperwork / / young man at typewriter filling out fingerprint form / Medford police sergeant discusses form with young man /

7-19-1967
Timber Products Company Shutdown, Sale

Pan down printed notice: "Notice to All Employees--All employees are hereby notified that the assets of the Timber Products Company are being sold. Effective at midnight, August 31, 1967, all operations of the Tibmer Products Company will be shut down. Advance notice of future employment will be given. Riddlesbarger, Pederson, Brownhill & Young" / storefront, painted on window: "International Woodworkers of America AFL-CIO Local 3-6" / sign on mill building "Timber Products Company, A Division of Cyprus Mines Corporation" / shots of inactive lumber mill: tepee burner, railroad loading area, parking area, offices

9-1-1967
Timber Products Company; Sketch of Criminal Suspect

Pan across Timber Products Company building / follow pickup as it drives across grounds / / closeup of police artist sketch of young white male suspect

9-4-1967
Timber Products Equipment Auction; Dunlevy Draws Winners on Television

Same auction sign as in SOHS Film No. 1185 / people milling about in parking lot, wigwam burner burning in background / interior of mill: table covered with tools, more milling about / sign: "Start of Sale" / pans across tools, equipment, people milling and chatting / / interior of TV studio, participants wearing microphones, "Boutique" part of sign visible, closeup of Mayor Dunlevy holding basket / woman shakes basket, Dunlevy pulls out winning postcards

12-7-1967
Timber Products Plywood Warehouse, Hand Loading Boxcar

Pan across railroad tracks at Timber Products / TP warehouse full of plywood / interior pans across plywood / men loading plywood into boxcar one sheet at a time

3-4-1966
Titan Missile at Medford Airport

Missile arrives at airport in sections on two trucks / trucks jockey sections around to join sections / closeups, pans

2-16-1965
Tom McCall Cuts Cake; 1850s Court Dockets; Medford Swim Team at Snowy Practice

Tom McCall shakes hands with girl wearing "Oregon Dairy Princess" sash and crown / they cut cake, serve Legionnaires / / pan across old handwritten ledgers / closeup: "July Term Probate Court July 16th 1853" / closeups of pages of court dockets / / girl in bathing suit holding sign: "It's Never Really Cold in Medford!! Medford Swim Team Feb. 14, 1967" / pan across girls in bathing suits, poolside country club pool, snow in background / snowball fight at poolside / they pose looking at snowy field, throw snow into pool

2-14-1967
Tom McCall Speaks at Kiwanis Meeting, Amphicar on Rogue River

Men in suits leave meeting past camera / speaker at lectern / Tom McCall at lectern / McCall shakes hands / Amphicar amphibian automobile drives into Rogue River, drives around (Tom McCall as passenger) / passenger's-eye view of Amphicar entering river, view aft, people on shore

10-6-1965
Tom Vaughn Speaks at RVCC about History Building

Pans across banquet scene, Mary Hanley present / closeups of speakers / speaker with architect's drawing of building

9-30-1965
Topping Out Medford City Hall; Mexico Map

Telephoto shot: Men carry evergreen to top of new Medford City Hall under construction /  VIPs follow / shot of same from roof of city hall / VIP in suit awkwardly scrambles to roof / VIPs on roof / one awkwardly climbs down (see photograph, Medford Mail Tribune, February 28, 1967, page 1) / / map of Baja California / closeup of map, pointer points to San Pedro de Martir Range; Providence Peak; El Centro, California

2-28-1967
Tour of Duff Water Treatment Plant

Man in hat giving tour of Duff Water Treatment Plant under construction: interiors: men examine monitoring equipment / closeup of recording sensor / schmoozing, joking / exteriors: large steel pipe in ditch / worker in distance cuts pipe with chainsaw with abrasive wheel / closeup of same / arty view through pipe / man working in concrete tank / view from roof of concrete work on filtration tanks

8-14-1967
Tour of Half-Completed Providence Hospital

Sign: "Under Construction Sacred Heart Hospital" / pan across facacde / interior shots / nun gives tour / man speaks to group touring / crane lifts iron / men work on roof / tour on roof

See article on construction, Medford Mail Tribune, May 12, 1965, page 1

5-18-1965
Tour of Jacksonville Derelict Cars and Junk Piles

Shot from moving car of old cars stored in yards and alleys / drive-bys of junk piles, more derelict cars

3-31-1966
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
Tour of New SOSC Library; Wind Storm

VIPs enter building toward camera already inside, take off overcoats, go through turnstiles, up stairs, chat / / trailer house lying on its side / taped broken glass window flapping in breeze / South Ashland I-5 exit service station flag, signs, traffic signals, bushes, trees being whipped by wind /

1-12-1968
Tour of Providence Hospital

Exterior: pan across Providence / landscapers working on plantings / interiors: operating room / x-ray room / dignitaries tour building / patient's room / nurse's station / chapel / sign: Mary Norbert Hall / woman and nun unveil portrait of Sister Mary Norbert

3-18-1966
Tour of Southern Oregon Experiment Station; Britt Festivals Children's Performance; Rotary Argentine Visitor

Men, including Porter Lombard, tour orchard at Southern Oregon Experiment Station / man speaks / pans along irrigation hose and seedling trees / tractor, disk harrow / Lombard talks about sprayer / / schoolchildren seated on grass in shade of tree, raise hands / clarinetist on Britt stage speaks about his instrument as four other musicians wait to perform / pans across audience seated only in shady areas  / / exterior: young Argentinian man gives Rotary Club peace pennant to VIP, shakes hands, closeup as he schmoozes with VIPs / closeup of pennant with dove, "Rotary Club, Tres Arroyos, Republica Argentina"

8-15-1967
Tour of Truck Farm Near Jacksonville

Group of men and boys standing in field / sign: "Wade Barley" / men and boys examine grain / shot from back of moving tractor

8-17-66
Tower Sections on Train Cars

Ore cars on track in Rogue River (?), Texaco and Gulf stations in background / closeups of triangular antenna tower sections in cars, OK Tires in background / closeup of cable spools in car / more of same

8-15-1968
Toy Repair for Christmas at V.A. Domiciliary

Closeup of battery-operated train running on floor / pan across Dom residents in workshop / closeup untangling jewelry, rock tumbler operating / man with table full of cars / men working on toy trucks / man spray painting toy / pan across room full of toys / toy train again

11-15-66
Traffic Accident in Snow, Jackson and Riverside, Medford

Policeman directs traffic in snow, Medford intersection of Jackson and Riverside, American, Shell and Texaco service stations, Knights Inn Motel, I-5 viaduct in background / station wagon on curb, damaged Chrysler sitting in traffic lane / policeman takes notes / front of station wagon smashed into sign pole / pans across scene / closeup of chains on Medford police car, pan to door / flashing red light on roof

12-18-1967
Traffic Inventory Meeting

Men shuffle papers, discuss in front of "proposed zoning" map of valley / brief shot of man looking through "1966 Annual Traffic Inventory"

10-4-1966
Traffic on Rural Highways

Traffic on rural artery (Table Rock Road?) / traffic through windshield, northbound on Hwy. 99 south of Central Point / stopped at traffic signal, through windshield

6-6-1968
Train-Dump Truck Collision Near Gold Hill

Men stand by heavy dump truck overturned next to railroad tracks at Gold Hill quarry or cement works / closeup of damaged front of truck, pan to tracks / more of same / torn-off fender (Witham label), air filter housing

4-19-1967
Train-Truck Accident, North Medford

Box car slowly being moved on railroad tracks, probably Sage Road area / closeup of dented fender and bent bumper on semi-truck / man wiggles bent grab bar on railroad car / pan across scene

2-8-1966
Transporting Fish from Medco Pond to Hatchery

Sign: "This lake is leased from Medco" / pan across muddy, empty pond / shot of dam / men seining fish from remainder of pond / closeup of fish / scooping fish into bucket / carrying fish to Oregon Game Commission tank truck / closeup of interior of truck / rearing ponds at fish hatchery / dumping fish into hatchery pond /

4-5-1965
Transporting Fish from Medco Pond to Hatchery

Sign: "This lake is leased from Medco" / pan across muddy, empty pond / shot of dam / men seining fish from remainder of pond / closeup of fish / scooping fish into bucket / carrying fish to Oregon Game Commission tank truck / closeup of interior of truck / rearing ponds at fish hatchery / dumping fish into hatchery pond /

4-5-1965
Trash Cleanup; Kids Fill Gift Bags; Safe Delivered to Jacksonville Museum

Men filling government pickup with trash / / kids fill cloth gift bags with school supplies / / small children pose for camera / safe unloaded from truck / interior, Jacksonville Museum: Mary Hanley and others open safe / spectators at doorway

5-29-1967
Trash Cleanup; Tree Planting

Truck door: "City Sanitary Service" / loaded truck backs up toward camera / dump truck passes camera, dumps trash into dumpster / men pull debris from truck into dumpster--near railroad tracks, looks like McAndrews Road area, Medford / / men manhandle tree into hole, watched by dressed-up teenagers / VIP shakes hands with teen

5-20-1967
Trial

Courtroom trial scene, lawyer speaking / out-of-focus closeup of lawyer / slow pan across audience /

5-1-1969
Triplets at Rogue Valley Memorial Hospital

Shot of Rogue Valley Memorial Hospital / nurses with babies in incubators / closeups of babies / nurses attend babies in bassinets / still photos of mothers with newborns / exterior shot of hospital

1-18-1966
Trouble at Rogue Valley Memorial Hospital

VIP at desk talking on phone in Jackson County Courthouse office--Medford Hotel visible through window / closeup of legal document / "Rogue Valley Memorial Hospital" above door, pan across facade / interior of dark hospital corridor / policeman standing outside hospital room / same document, same VIP on phone

3-20-1967
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
Trouble at Tonti Station

June 10, 1971: Illinois Central No. 1 at the Chicago station is headed for trouble down the line. The train derails, but disaster preparations and simulation exercises down the line at Salem, Illinois (near Tonti, the location of the derailment) had prepared local services for the disaster.

On-camera narration by and interviews with Chicago Civil Defense officials Val Oshel, Robert Ross, Dr. Ed Perry, Marion County coroner, Mayor Charles McMakin of Salem, Governor Richard B. Ogilvie, eyewitness Dick Garden, passenger Donna Burge, unidentified porter, police, firemen, relatives

Footage of Oak Lawn and Belvidere tornado aftermath; Crescent City tank car fire, automobile accidents, Big John Chicago water cannon, Salem Fire Department, Salem downtown, Salem Hospital, profiles of Urbana first responders

Aerial footage of derailed train, many shots of disaster scene, rescue teams. Some recreations and disaster drill scenes intercut with actual footage.

According to Wikipedia, the crash killed 11 people and injured 163: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1971_Salem,_Illinois,_derailment

Color faded completely to red, wandering scratch all the way through the emulsion on left-hand side of film:

1972
Trouble on Air West Flight; Illegal Street Racing

Twin-prop Air West F27 airliner N781R landing at Medford Airport, fire engine drives to meet it / shot from moving car over driver's shoulder of runway / taxiing airliner, pan to airport control tower / Medford Police car in foreground, liner in background / / Start/Finish line hand-painted on asphalt (Vilas Road?), pan to vanishing point of road / pan along finish line / shot up street in other direction / pan along street to rough section--Start/Finish line ground away / pan up unpaved section, where line was

Despite appearances, there apparently was no trouble on the Air West flight. See caption, Medford Mail Tribune July 3, 1968, page 8, announcing new Air West schedule using "the new larger size DC9-30 jets," the result of the merger of Air West with West Coast, Pacific and Bonanza air lines.

7-2-1968
Truck Accident--Man Pinned Under Wheel

Men examine truck on its side in ravine / men pull cable from "Freeway Wrecker Service, Grants Pass" tow truck on road / righting truck / men carry stretcher into ravine / carrying unconscious driver on stretcher from ravine /

9-14-66
Truck Farm; Timber Sale; Medford Meeting

Man checks onions in field (Seven Oaks Farm?) / closeup of onions, pan down rows / checking tomatoes, pan down irrigation pipe / checking squash plants / man examines 10-foot-tall cornstalks / pounding stakes into field / closeup of farmer / / meeting scene, Jackson County Courthouse auditorium / closeup of secretaries doing paperwork / timber sale tote board / buyers in audience / closeup of bid board / / meeting, Medford city council chambers / closeups of participants

8-13-1969
Truck Highway Accident; Medford City Hall Construction; California Agricultural Highway Inspection Station

Men shovel around semitruck trailer on its side on shoulder of highway / man attaches cable to frame / / VIPs examine new Medford City Hall, under construction / telephoto shot of men at work on roof / interior: VIPs examine new furniture under plastic, look out through windows at men at work / more of same / / woman sitting in car in garage, car drives through / uniformed inspectors talk to drivers, examine trunk contents / man indicates display: "European Corn Borer," "White Pine Blister Rust" / sign :"Agricultural Inspection; Please Wait Till Cleared" / interior: official stamps documents / exterior: looking down highway waiting for arrivals / more of same

10-4-1967
Truck Mechanic with Leg Braces

Mechanics at work on engine of log truck parked on rural road / mechanic limps toward camera / closeup of braces on legs / he climbs in Steve Wilson Co. truck

10-5-1967

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