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Grants Pass Blood Drive--Cavemen Deliver Blood to Airport

Exterior Elks Lodge / interior: men lying down on cots, nurses at work / closeup of man giving blood / closeup of nurse poking arm / Grants Pass Cavemen arrive and lie down to give blood / nurse holds gallon jug of "blood" / Cavemen pile into station wagon, leave down street / Cavemen arrive at airport, load blood onto small plane, induce pilot to drink "blood" from skunk skin / plane takes off from airport

6-9-1965
Gold Mine; Extracting Trapped Log Truck Driver

Man enters old shack on hill / man pans for gold, pan up to shack / man walks past ore car to mine / view from mine / / logs by mountain road / truck upside down by roadside, tow truck in attendance / bystanders, police looking inside / log loader arrives / tow trucks winch truck over / gingerly removing driver, placing him on gurney / installing inflatable cast on his leg / long view: ambulance, tow trucks

6-9-1967
Diamond Lake Fishing; Blackwell Road/Hwy. 99 Area

Pans across rural road intersection / / fishing boats on crowded Diamond Lake as seen from another boat / / freeway on-ramp sign: "Rogue Valley Blvd./Medford" / "Grants Pass/Medford" / pan across Blackwell Road southbound on-ramp / same intersection as seen in first shots on this reel / very slow pan across Highway 99 west of Central Point, Seven Oaks Farm area

6-9-1969
Ashland Plaza; D-Day Commemoration

Pan across Ashland Plaza buildings: Plaza Bakery, Arts & Crafts, Lithia Grocery, Wardrobe Cleaners, Perrine's / Party House Tea House/Catering / / decent color: WWII battleships under way / aerial shot of fleet turning / big guns firing / explosions on island / battleship in dazzle camouflage firing / pan across fleet / Marines climbing down landing net into landing craft / landing craft under way / landing through steel obstructions on beach / harbor full of LSTs, one with barrage balloon (mix of Normandy and Pacific footage)

6-9-1969
Graduation Exercises

Pan across auditorium full of graduates standing in gowns / speaker at lectern (very dark film) / shot of stage / stage from above / same speaker again / graduates sitting / graduates filing across stage to receive diplomas

6-9-1969
Special Organizational Meeting, Medford 549C School Board

Pans across men and woman at meeting table, woman pours coffee

7-1-1966
Medford Airport; Caravan to Agness; Ashland Airport Dedication

Man and woman at gate, Medford Airport, pan to landing jetliner / couple walk to small Airwest plane N11132 / DC-9 jetliner taxis up to gate / passengers disembark / pilot talks to man with clipboard / stewardesses disembark / jetliner with tower in background / embarking passengers mug for camera / shot of interior / stewardess in galley / / downtown Grants Pass, caravan of cars and trucks with paper maps of Oregon and unreadable legend taped to doors departs / on I-5, taking Merlin exit / sign: "Bear Camp Lookout 9, Bobs Garden Saddle 13" / shot of hills from moving car / sign: "Big Windy Creek 8, Galice 12, Grants Pass 33" / shot through trees of river from moving car / sign: "Special Service Road, Commercial Hauling by Permit Only," pan down to dirt surface of road / shots of caravan through windshield of moving car / speakers, caravaners under trees / / group finding shade under airplane wing at small auirport / speakers on semitruck trailer dais / shots of crowd / Lynn Newbry speaks / woman pours champagne on brass plaque: "Sumner Parker Field, Ashland Municipal Airport" by photograph of Parker

Sumner Parker "flew border patrol during World War II"; the airport stands on his land. Speakers at the dedication were State Sen. Lyndel Newbry, "Robert C. Blanchard, area manager for the Federal Aviation Administration; Robert W. Dunn, Oregon State Board of Aeronautics; County Commissioner Rodney Keating; City Administrator Gary Boshears, and Councilman George F. Ward. Mrs. Sumner Parker and Miss Yvonne Parker, guests of honor, were introduced." See caption, Medford Mail Tribune, July 1, 1968, page 1

7-1-1968
Meeting; Driving Safety PSA

Black and white, silent: pan across meeting in small room / closeup of woman attendee / man talking on telephone / / color, completely faded to red, sound: California Highway Patrol driver training course, patrol cars doing maneuvers, demonstrating techniques: defensive driving message / "If you have to get off the road, grip the wheel tightly and stay off the brake, because skidding wheels won't steer" / "A Public Service Announcement from the Automotive Safety Foundation" / / black and white, silent: same meeting as at beginning of reel, similar footage

7-1-1969
Judges; Meeting

Judges in robes in courtroom standing and talking, grinning with men in suits, young boy / / meeting scene: shots of participants

For more footage of judges and meeting, see SOHS Film No. 1553

7-1-1969
Safecracking Aftermath; Construction Site; Southern Oregon College

Three brief clips found masking-taped together: Closeup pan of cracked safe, front of safe says "The Insurance Man," "Herring, Hall, Marvin Safe Co." / safecracking tools: screwdrivers, crowbars, hammers / different, more modern, cracked Mosler safe / / construction site: four-story building (Ashland?) / / college students sitting on grass, talking

7-10-1967
Borate Bomber, Forest Fire B Roll

Four-engine borate bomber idling at Medford Airport / closeup of bomber / bomber fleet / bomber taxis / color film: firefighters fighting forest fire, throwing dirt on flames / burning forest / smoke cloud in distance / smoking field / black and white: bomber taxiing / refueling / B-17 taxiing / bomber taxis up to camera / bomber in flight from airport / bombers taxiing to runway / bomber taking off

7-10-1968
Future Farmers at Airport; Making Hay

Medford Airport: people milling about and chatting with young men wearing FFA jackets / closeups of young men and embroidered names on jackets: Jeff Blixt, Don Hamann, Nathan Rutherford; Tim Underwood; Jerry Bunker / parents taking photos / / downed hay in field / tractor in distance windrowing hay / tractor approaches camera / teenage driver makes U-turn close to camera / windrowing in slow motion

For more footage of both subjects, see SOHS Film No. 1566

7-10-1969
I-5 Recreational Vehicle B-Roll; Meeting; Golf VIPs

Camera follows cars and trucks pulling trailers, pickups with campers, the occasional motorhome pass by camera on I-5 between Phoenix and Talent / / meeting: shots of participants, pans across audience / / VIPs chat and toy with golf clubs while sitting on bench

For more footage of I-5 subjects, see SOHS Film No. 1566

7-10-1969
Making Hay; FFA Envoys; I-5 Talent Rest Area

Slow pan across field of windrowed hay / young men in FFA jackets waiting at Medford Airport / / pan across vehicles parked at I-5 rest area / camera follows vehicles pulling trailers on I-5 between Talent and Phoenix /

For more footage of both subjects, see SOHS Films Nos. 1564 and 1565

7-10-1969
1966 Miss Oregon Pageant

Shot of stage from back of theater / closer shot, contestants lined up, wearing gowns and mink stoles / audience applauding wildly / swimsuit competition / more wild applause / talent competition: twirling cape, twirling fire batons / contestants speak, pose in gowns / crowning winner; man with "Pepsi-Cola Scholarship" box congratulates her

7-11-1966
Bride Arrives by Moving Van

Exterior, Medford First Presbyterian Church / North American Van Lines truck pulls up / bride and bridesmaids exit from side of van / man gets in cab of truck, drives away /

7-11-1966
Project Prometheus Begins at SOC/SOSC/SOU

Exterior: pan across Churchill Hall, SOC/SOSC/SOU / interior: pan across audience / dignitaries on stage, man introduces speaker / he speaks, audience applauds /

7-11-1966
Jetliners at Medford Airport; Old Medford City Hall; Police Baton Riot Drill

Jet taxiing at Medford Airport / camera follows jet as it takes off / different jet taxis up to Gate 5 / / man in hard hat at new Medford City Hall construction site / closeup of "City Hall" sign on old Medford City Hall building / closeup of electrical wires near roof on city hall, pan down to neon signs, to sidewalk / pan up Fifth Street side of building to roof / entrance from across street / / gun range, Agate Desert, White City: policemen in civilian clothes idly swinging nightsticks listening to lecture / instructor demonstrates crouched stance / police march in step, about face on command, march in formation with batons held aloft

7-11-1967
Medford Weather Bureau; Derelict Earhart Street House; Park Service Offices and Brochures

Sign over building entrance: "U.S. Weather Bureau" / men and women at desks pushing paper, examining maps / radio equipment, barometer, teletype, maps on wall / / street sign: Riverside and Earhart streets, Medford, pan to boarded-up old two-story house on corner / / Crater Lake National Park offices in Medford / woman at desk displays CLNP brochures, answers phone / closeup of CLNP and Oregon Caves brochures

7-11-1967
Forest Fire; Work on Railroad Crossing

Pan along hose / airplane and twin-rotor helicopter overhead / burning stump / helicopter carrying bucket over building / helicopter with bucket flies past, pan to burned forest / policeman takes notes from witnesses, pan to burn barrel and burned countryside / smoking countryside / helicopter flies behind trees, then overhead with bucket / drops water from bucket / borate bomber drops load close by / smoking hills / / freight train rolls past waiting gandy dancers, downtown Medford--Sears warehouse, Western Farmers Association warehouse visible / power shovel digging as train rolls by /

7-11-1968
Vector Control Sprays for Mosquitoes

Men get out of Jackson County Vector Control pickup near I-5 / fog exits rear of pickup, they drive off / pickup slowly bounces across field, fogging all the way

7-11-1969
Two Josephine County Car Accidents

Night: Attendants ease woman onto gurney and into Wheeless Ambulance Service ambulance / ambulance drives away / closeups of mangled 1958 Chevrolet in ditch / early morning: attendants ease different woman onto gurney / closeups of wrecked English sports car on I-5 / "Rest Area" exit sign

7-11-66
Oregon Caves Open for Business

Pan across Chateau / hillside above Chalet, pans along lood damage / tourists sign up for tours at Chalet / fish pond / pans across interior of nearly empty coffee shop / grand piano in hotel, pan across lounge / parking lot, Chalet, Chateau / tourists waiting at cave entrance / feeding chipmunk / closeup of chipmunks /

7-12-1965
Armed Robbers Led to Jail in Grants Pass

Man in handcuffs is walked by two policemen toward camera, into building / another man in handcuffs, hiding face, walked out of one building into another / wrecked car / policeman speaks, points to bullet hole in car / policeman sits in police car, points to bullet hole in windshield above his head / interior view of same

7-12-1965
Crowley Fatal Car Accident on Interstate 5

Crowd around wrecked Cadillac in field by I-5 / pan across scene, knocked-down trees / rubberneckers examine wreck / closeups of car / closeup of "Oregon State Police" on car door

7-12-1966
Central Point Search for Missing Boy

Night: policemen and civilians with walkie talkies mill around, discuss, fill Coleman lanterns / all walk off into darkness

7-12-1966
Barn Fire Extinguished; Jackson County Fairgrounds; Jackson County Vector Control

Fireman hoses burning farm outbuilding / family watches / smoking pickup / fireman hoses pickup / / sign: "Jackson County 4-H FFA Fair," pan across park and Jackson County Health offices to Medford Armory / "Jackson County Public Health Center" on building / closeup of sign: "Extension Service, Agriculture, Home Economics, 4H Club Work" / pans, still and traveling shots of fairgrounds buildings, signs: "Arena,"  "Swine," "Goats" / Barnett Road freeway overpass and Rogue Valley Manor in background / / man poses with pickup / "Mosquito Control "on pickup fender / man starts pump in bed of pickup / pickup sprays chemical on rural roadside ditch by orchard / man walks by ditch, slaps imaginary mosquito, smiles at camera / more of same

7-12-1967
Grass Fire; Meeting; Golf B Roll

Pan across wooded hillside, smoke clouds in distance / man shoveling dirt on burning grass and shrubs / Medford Fire Department pickup with fireman standing on bed drives through smoking area / spraying water on burning grass / closeup of flashing red light, pan to smoke seen through trees / / meeting: VIP talking while sitting at table / closeup of same guy / listener fiddling with pen / more shots of VIP / / smiling man pulls golf cart past camera / men golfing / tight closeup of man / man poses with golf club / golfers walk by / golfer tees off / pan across golfers at tee

7-12-1968
Miss Rogue Valley Lyn Voris Leaves for Pageant

Closeup of Lyn Voris talking / sign taped on car door: "Miss Rogue Valley Fairway OIds Spomer" / man presents Miss Voris with check / closeup of Richfield station attendant pumping gasoline into her car / car drives away as Miss Voris waves from window

7-13-1965
Medford Tree Falls on Car

Medford police car / shots of huge tree which split, part falling on car

7-13-1965
Carnival Moves from Medford Armory Grounds

West Coast Shows carnival ride trucks in front of Medford Armory / men dismantling and loading carnival rides

7-13-1966
Men at Work; Open House at Anti-Vietnam War Office

Men on ladders picking pears / loader stacking log deck / crane pounding pilings / forest of hundreds of pilings next to I-5 freeeway overpass /  / sign on corner of building: "Vietnam Summer" / flyer in window: "Why I am going to: 1) Wear a black tie; 2) Drive with my lights on in broad daylights; & 3) Keep it up until this war is stopped," pan to book about Vietnam by Felix Greene / young man leafs through book--sign in window says "Public Symposium: The Right of Dissent, Fri. July 14, 8 p.m. Here" / closeup of grieving VIetnamese woman in book / young man on telephone / man at table with brochures for conscientious objectors / pan across brochures: "An Outline History of Vietnam," "Peace in Vietnam," sign in window: "Open House" / handing out "Vietnam Summer" brochures / book: "The Politics of Escalation in Vietnam," young men talking, pan to U.S. flag on wall / Vietnam Summer office hours sign

7-13-1967
Four Corners, Crater Lake Highway Traffic; U.S. Weather Bureau

Pan across buildings, Highway 62 / "Central Point" directional sign / Crater Lake Avenue and Vilas Road street sign / traffic on Highway 62 / teens on motorcycle, other vehicles waiting to cross Crater Lake Highway against heavy traffic / / meteorologists, civilians in weather bureau discuss maps on wall / teletype in operation / more of same /

7-13-1967
Shady Cove PUC Hearing

Pans across crowd seated in gymnasium interior / men and transcriptionist at tables / more of the same

7-13-66
Swedenburg House, Ashland

Exterior: pan across Swedenburg house from sidewalk / interiors: seated man, furniture, sleigh bed / people walking down stairs / closer exterior pan

7-13-66
Construction of Fort Vannoy Job Corps Training Center, Grants Pass

Pan across building site, some buildings nearly completed / pan up sewer pipe laid in ditch / foundation forms under construction / man operating table saw / man compacting soil / carpenters at work on building / interior: men insulating building / nailing plywood to interior / more pans across construction site

7-14-1965
Civil Rights Activist James L. Farmer at SOC

Pan across audience of students / black man speaking at lectern / closeups of same / audience again

7-14-1966
Meeting

Meeting, Medford city council chambers: VIPs sitting and speaking (not a city council meeting)

7-14-1969
Apollo Moon Shot Interviews

Good color, sound: Standing next to Apollo space capsule mockup, Air Force sergeant interviews two Air Force officers working with NASA about their roles in the Apollo moon shot

7-14-1969
Aerial Footage of Rural Jackson County

VIPs examine contour map laid out on tail of airplane / aerial shot of river / shot of men inside cabin / aerial shots of forest, small fields and valleys along creeks

7-14-1969
Burglary Investigation; Luncheon Meeting

Men in office discuss break-in with Medford policeman  / desk drawer jimmied open / broken door / broken piggy bank / / luncheon meeting: speaker at lectern on dais / pans across audience, dais / speakers

7-14-1969
Orchard Hail Damage, Jackson Pool

Men examine apple and pear trees / man cuts into green fruit, revealing bruises / pan across orchard / girls at Jackson Pool, pan to playground and back of Jackson School building / skimming pool water / pool building / girl displays pool debris in hands

7-14-66
Construction of 3M White City Plant

Shot of White City 3M plant from moving car / VIPs in hard hats inspect progress of construction, tip-up concrete slabs in place / closeups of VIPs in suits and hard hats / crane tips up concrete panel, men jockey it into place / more VIPs / pan across consruction site

7-15-1965
Cointat Visits Pear Orchard

Men and woman in pear orchard sampling fruit / pan across orchard /

7-15-1966
Medford Recreation Program--Swimming, Sports

Children at edge of pool / children swimming / children getting swim instruction / jumping into pool / holding edge of pool / small boys playing baseball at Hawthorne Park, Medford Shopping Center in background / playing pick-up sticks / croquet /

7-15-1966
Medal Awarded at Santo Center; Videotape Demonstration

Soldiers at attention, Santo Center, Medford / sergeant receives medal from officer, salutes, shakes hands / family in folding chairs / color guard marches toward camera / / men chat around television as videotape machine plays / "Corticoid Withdrawal Symptoms" on screen / technician crouches behind VT machine / closeup of tape reels turning /

7-15-1968
Armadillo

Armadillo released from cage, wanders around on concrete driveway / woman pets armadillo, people annoy it, try to attract its attention, try to direct it toward camera / closeup of animal / armadilo has had enough for one day, tries to get away / gloved man puts it back in cage

7-15-1969
Ashland City Hall and Plaza

View South on East Main Street from Plaza, pan to city hall / interior: office directory on wall / city truck / city seal on door of truck / sign: "Who Pays for City Services?" / secretary at desk, talking on phone / other secretaries at desks / looking south on East Main again / city hall and Plaza from south

Ashland footage was apparently shot to illustrate Ashland "budget crisis" story. See Ashland Tidings and Medford Mail Tribune, both July 15, 1969, page 1.

7-15-1969
Keno Dam Construction

Cement trucks drive past camera / pan across construction site / concrete forms / bucket drops concrete to dam site / pan across dry river bed / men wrangle concrete bucket into place, drop concrete / more of the same / man vibrates concrete / dump trucks and power shovel at work / shot of site from moving car

7-15-66
Congressman Robert B. Duncan at Medford Airport

Duncan walks toward camera on tarmac, Medford Airport / closeups of Duncan chatting on tarmac

7-16-1965

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