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Safety Talks by Clyde Fichtner & Nate Banry, Roosevelt School

Pan across children seated on floor / policemen speaking / closeup of crossing guard / crossing guard at work / pan across children lined up for camera in front of bike racks (crossing guards?) / children mug and wave at camera, policeman in rear

9-20-66
Fairchild F-228 Jetliner; Medford Airport Scenes

Slow closeup pan across painting of Fairchild jetliner, holding on tail: "F-228" / airliner landing at Medford Airport / small children waiting at gate / turboprop West Coast Airlines liner taxis up to gate / passengers, crew disembark / nun, man in suit, gaggle of teens waiting at gate, mugging for camera

9-20-1967
Medford Beautification Meeting

Five men having discussion in office

9-20-1966
Teens Wait for Rock Concert; Meeting

Pan across Miles Field from outside, teens standing in line / teens waiting at fence, pan across line / / Earl Miller shakes hands / VIPs sit down at table / young secretary / meeting around table / / various shots of teens lined up at Miles Field / rock band plays on flatbed trailer / more shots of teens standing in line schmoozing, milling about

For more of same footage of teens in line, see SOHS Films No. 1622 and 1633

Photo in Medford Mail Tribune, September 2, 1969, page 9. Event was 7½-hour Oregon Trail Pop-Rock '69, produced by Harry Arnold "with and for the Ashland Jaycees." 1,800 people attended. "There were no arrests or trouble."

9-2-1969
Registering Students at Hedrick Junior High School

"E. H. Hedrick Junior High School" on building / women and children walking toward school / women and children filling out registration forms at desks

9-2-1968
Feast of Will, Opening Performance, Oregon Shakespeare Festival

Elizabethan dancers dancing on grass, Lithia Park / speakers in suits at microphone, Elizabethan Theater / Shakespeare performance in Elizabethan garb / curtain call, players take their bows

9-2-1968
Nails Spilled on Interstate 5

Closeup, men picking up nails by hand from road and shoulder, putting them in box / 1950s Buick with flat tires, dented side, pan up Interstate 5

9-2-1965
United Crusade Progress Report Banquet

Pan across men and sign: "United Crusade 1966-67 Campaign, Jim Beck Chairman, Jerry Clark Assistant" with goals and donation totals / they shake hands / sign with goals and division chairmen: Martin Craine, Gene Kent, R. Schwalenberg, Marcel Thiebaud, Walter Draeger, Randy Warren, Arnold Paradis, Roy Morris, John Kiesow, Dwight Houghton, George Brennen, C. C. Christensen  / banquet scene; dais, man playing banjo / pans across banqueters

9-19-66
Firefighting Foam Demonstration

Puddle of burning oil / huge inflated canvas hose / foam erupting from end of hose, wind blowing it back from fire / fire is unchanged / pan across fire, foam / foam puts out fire / man speaks to firemen, one wearing "Central Point Fire Department" overalls / front of fire engine / man splashing gasoline on condemned house / man sets house on fire, is startled by explosion / house fully engulfed / spraying foam on house, wind doesn't cooperate / firemen engulfed in foam, directing flaccid canvas tube onto fire / firemen flecked with foam, Talent Rural Fire Department truck in background

9-19-1968
West Coast Airlines, Medford Airport; Medford Post Office Mails Zip Code Notices

Passenger jet takes off, Medford Airport / West Coast Airlines ticket desk / sign: "Now! West Coast Airlines Daily Nonstop DC-9 Fan Jet Service to San Francisco Only 52 Minutes" / arrivals-departures board, pan to customer at desk / airliner taxiing on runway / / post office interior: nervous man in suit holding mailer about Zip Code / postal employees sorting Zip Code mailers / closeup of mailer: "This Is Your Zip Code 97501"

9-19-1967
Site Work; Doctor H. A. Glatte

Man shoveling dirt on unpaved street, curbs in place / men on tractor with brush cutter / / sign: "Dr. Glatte" / Glatte glares at camera / closeup of insignia: "Aerospace Medical Division" / certificate: "Airman's Medal for Heroism"

9-19-1967
Gary Poythress Receives Scholarship Check from Police Association

Banquet scene: pan across room / pan across dais / Poythress receives check, handshake / speaker

9-19-1966
Al LeGate at Grants Pass, Riding Horseback from Mexico to Canada

LeGate wearing vest, "More Trails Mexico to Canada" painted on back, covering saddle with tarp / closeups of man and horse / man rolls cigarette  / more closeups

LeGate was publicizing a need for more horse trails.

9-19-1966
Jackson County Courthouse Corridor

Painted glass on Jackson County Courthouse door: "District Court--All Traffic Violators Report to District Court Clerk's Office" / civilians and police milling in courthouse corridor / they walk into room / same people emerge from courtroom, policeman removes handcuffs from woman, man is still cuffed

9-18-1967
Riot Training Exercise; Community Fund

National Guardsmen and "civilians" milling about / phony riot begins, lined-up soldiers with bayonets poised / smoke bombs ignite / guardsmen advance on civilians / / banquet scene: VIPs at blackboard tote board "Goal," Today," "To Date," "Total"

9-18-1967
Pharmacists at Providence, Rogue Valley Hospitals

Entrance to Providence Hospital / pharmacist counting pills as cigarette smokes in background / pan across shelves of bottled drugs / pharmacist counts change to customer, puts drugs in bag / exterior, Rogue Valley Memorial Hospital / closeup of entrance / pharmacist counts pills / pulls pils from shelf, counts them out

9-17-1969
Parking Enforcement; Drought; Airport Parking

"Medford Police" on motorized tricycle / trike parked by car at meter--same footage as in SOHS Film #1640 / / man in overcoat in Channel 5 parking with hands outstretched looking questioningly at sky / anemometer and TV antenna from below / man pours dry soil from hand / man turns on lawn sprinklers, talks at camera / closeup of parking meter, lawn in background / tight closeup of man talking / exit booth at Medford Airport / "Parking Rates" sign / man ambles aimlessly along row of parking meters, Medford Airport parking lot / he turns handle on meter

For more parking enforcement footage, see SOHS Film #1640

9-17-1969
Children Board School Buses; Medford Business B Roll

Teens boarding school bus / crowd of kids waiting / pre-teens board bus / / sign: "Entering Central Point, Population 3820, Drive Carefully," pan to Hwy. 99 / sign: "Entering Medford, Population 29,500, Drive Carefully," pan to Hwy. 99 / children diving from diving board at Jackson Pool seen through chain link fence, Medco No. 4 steam engine visible in background / sign: "Speed 20 Miles" / women shoppers on sidewalk / cars parked on North Central, Medford / Apostolic Faith church reader board: "Set Not Your Heart on Earthly Things" / sign: "Next Left Turn" / women in parking lot / traffic at Main and North Central, Medford / South Central, Bamboo Terrace, Rogue Travel Service, Credit Thrift, Montgomery Wards, Town House Cafe visible / California license plate on pickup camper / sign: "Personal Loans" / sign: "Motel, Restaurant Coffee Shop" / traffic on North Riverside, Medford / sign: "24c Burgers" / sign: "50 Acres Zoned C5, 665' Frontage, Will Sell or Lease" / slow pan across vacant lot, Coker Butte and Roxy Ann in background / traffic in Ashland

9-17-1968
Medford Teachers Inservice, Hedrick Junior High School

"Hecrick Junior High School" on building / pan across interior of gym filled with teachers in folding chairs, empty banquet tables set up / distant shots of speakers on stage / more pans, more shots of speaker

9-17-1965
Retarded Child Seminar

Speakers at dais, "Retarded Children" poster in background / speaker draws bell curve on blackboard / pan across audience / back to speakers at blackboard / more audience

9-17-1965
Pear Picking Scenes

Pan across stacks of pear boxes / orchard shots / closeup of man picking pears / pan down picking ladder / more picking shots / closeup of picking bucket / shot while walking through orchard /

9-16-66
TV Antennas, Medford

Zoom in on TV antenna atop two-story circa 1910 American Foursquare house, pan up tall radio mast / shots of other rooftop antennas, downtown residences, Medford /

9-16-66
Fighting Forest Fire; Auto Mechanic; Meeting; Parking Meter

Firemen wind hose back onto pickup-mounted reel / men hose smoking hillside / twin-rotor helicopter in air with bucket, drops water into smoke / / mechanic wearing necktie gets into car / opens hood, pan across engine / headlights / Chevrolet logo on grille / / meeting: men at table examine papers / spectators uncomfortably perched on folding chairs / more of same / / paper with cutout face taped to parking meter, Central Avenue, Medford, pan down to number on post / closeup of head of parking meter /

9-16-1969
Illegal Dumping; Meeting; Forest Fire Cleanup

Pans across pile of trash, White City / closeup of Pepsi label / more pans / man in tie examines trash / / man speaks to room full of blue-collar workers seated around table / closeups of speaker / / Forest Service workers digging hot spots after forest fire / twin-rotor helicopter dumps water /

9-16-1969
Parking Enforcement; Thunderbirds Jets Formation Flying

Black and white: Meter maid tricycle double parked beside car at parking meter / policeman slips ticket under windshield wiper, drive off / closeup of ticket under wiper blade / closeup of "expired" flag on meter, ticket in background, pan down row of parked cars / / good color: four jets (Thunderbirds) performing tight formation at air show / pilot's-eye view

For more parking enforcement footage, see SOHS Film #1642

9-16-1969
Family Roofing; Celebrity Golf Tournament

Man and boys laying roof of two-story building under construction / various views of same / / KOBI 5M News station wagon / George "Goober Pyle" Lindsey mugs for camera / celebrities exit car with "Fight Cancer" sign in windshield near Humble Station, 126 North Riverside, Medford, pose for camera; William Gargan present / young women at Hyatt Chalet Motel, 56 North Riverside / pan across scene at country club / men tee off / pans, shots of spectators /

9-16-1968
Railroad Derailment at Roseburg, Interstate 5

Aerial views of derailment next to Interstate 5

9-16-1965
U.S. Chamber of Commerce President Speaks on Taxes

Shot of U.S. Capitol building / man standing nervously in park holding paper / man speaks--seems to think taxes are too high

9-15-66
Dr. Wright on OIT College Library, Construction; RCC Interview

Multistory Oregon Institute of Technology building under construction / "Dr. Wright" speaks about need for library building--library had been moved out of "commons building" into basement of gymnasium--asking for a $4.5 million library building--only college in the state system that doesn't have a library building--need for dormitories / silent shots of construction / / brief, truncated interview with woman about Rogue Community College, have done away with arena registration, classes are geared to adult students, describes college programs

Shot sheets in M1B Box 3 describe clips 5642-5643 thusly:

5642 oit building--prez

5643 r.c.c.

9-15-1978
Watermelon and Corn Dogs; Communion in Home

Man cuts watermelon, boy eats same / man wipes watermelons in back of pickup / woman eats, alternating corn dog and watermelon / man throws horseshoe / / residence with twin gables / interior: Catholic priest celebrates mass / children sing / woman plays guitar / priest gives communion / / banquet scene (dark)

9-15-1969
Fire at Moen Supply

Night: pan across Moen Supply / RFD firemen at work poking through smoking debris, names on turnouts: Seibold, Lovelace (?) / hosing down burning debris

9-15-1969
Fender Bender at Jackson and Biddle

Tow truck tows car on Biddle Road past Jackson Street I-5 overpass, Medford / police examine damaged cars / witness sitting on curb / police measure scene / "Medford Ambulance" attendees talk to man on curb with gurney waiting

9-15-1967
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
Cancer Society Banquet; Jacksonville Post Office; Fruit Stand

Banquet meeting: VIP speakers at dais, American Cancer Society posters in background / more speakers, hands are clapped and shaken / / sign: Post Office, Jacksonville / children enter post office / interior, with waiting tellers / pan across interior, patron / post office office / / sign: "Tomatoes, Peaches 8 cents" / car drives up / interior of fruit stand /

9-14-1967
Aviation Committee Meeting

Meeting in small paneled conference room

9-14-1966
Interview with Winners of Grand Tour of Oregon

Man in cowboy hat interviews family on couch (sound on film) / not much to say

Mrs. Robert B. Reutlinger won a slogan contest promoted by Oregon's agricultural commissions. Prize was an eight-day tour of Oregon for the Reutlinger family. See Oregon Statesman, Salem, September 17, 1966, page 7.

9-14-1966
Grants Pass Rural Fire Department Checks Equipment

1930s fire truck with hose sprays water onto field / man operates pump / rescue van arrives

9-14-1966
Dodge Bridge Reopens

Sign: pan across bridge, construction still under way, equipment on bridge / men clearing bridge / closeups of bridge structure / pan across bridge from upstream

See photo, Medford Mail Tribune, September 15, 1965, page 1; article September 22, 1965, page B4.

9-14-1965
Medford School Scenes

Pan across elementary school classroom, young children at desks / busy playground, children playing on equipment, with balls / sign: "McLoughlin Junior High" / pans across junior high classrooms with children at desks / exterior Medford HIgh School, students milling about / interior MHS lobby, students in line, filling hall, milling about, at office counter

9-14-1965
United Crusade Kickoff Dinner

Pan across banquet scene / band with large trumpet section playing  / speaker / more pans

9-13-66
Orlo McGee of Medford Police with Perfect Match Target

Man holds up paper target / closeup of target / man with target again / man holds pistol

9-13-66
Rockhound Mine

Two men schmooze at table under shade tree, pan to pile of rocks / man selects rocks from pile, vegetable garden and valley in background / more schmoozing, pans across rock face / mine opening  in side of hill /

9-13-1967
Murder Suspects in Modesto Newspaper; Medford Armory Meeting

Closeup of issue of Modesto Bee / lap dissolve to headline "Officer Nabs Murder Suspects in Modesto" / closeup of photo on newspaper / more of same / / VIP at desk, pan to two other men / still photo / / meeting in Medford Armory / audience in folding chairs / VIPs at dais/ bored audience wearing name tags

Newspaper article relates to arrest of Mrs. Otis Harris in Modesto for murder of Max L. Wolfe September 6.

9-13-1967
Medford High School and Elementary School Scenes

Exteriors: high school students walk past camera / bicycle rack, busy playground at elementary school / closeups of mugging children

9-13-1966
Car Wreck

Night: troopers examine wreck / Clay's tow truck pulls car / pans across broken wooden guard rail / pans across car

9-13-1966
Quarterhorse Show, Grants Pass Fairgrounds

Men, women on horses / pan across crowd in indoor arena / men and women put horses through paces in arena / more crowd, more paces

9-13-1965
Single-Car Accident Near Wolf Creek

Night: policeman enters wrecked car / pan across scene and wrecked car / covering victim, loading onto gurney, strapping him to gurney, loading into ambulance / ambulance leaves / pans across wrecked car and scene

9-12-66
Reedsport Flood Control Work; John Dellenback Speaks

Pan across bridge across river / sign: "Flood Protection Improvements Under Construction by Corps of Engineers, U.S. Army, Portland District, Contractor S. D. Spencer & Son, Sponsor City of Reedsport" / highway sign: "Umpqua River, Oregon US101," pan to levee / concrete wall around oil tanks, Standard Oil Company of California / pan down concrete gate in levee / pan along men at work installing forms for curb work along highway / / dark banquet scene / closeup of congressman John Dellenback speaking / / meeting

9-12-1969
Concrete Sandbag Construction

Closeup of man carefully positioning cylindrical sandbags end to end around perimeter of foundation of building under construction next to orchard / pan across construction site / man dips sandbag in trash can of water, positions it on perimeter

9-12-1968
Long Mountain Incorporation Election; Pacific Livestock Exposition VIPs

Handmade sign: "Long Mountain Election" / man walks to camera from private home / sign by house: "Voters Enter Here" / poll watchers waiting, chatting in home's kitchen / ballot box / man votes, signs ledger / more voters / / men disembark from small private plane N208PP at Medford Airport / they shake hands with Mayor Dunlevy / present enormous ticket "This is a $3.00 Exchange Ticket Pacific Livestock Exposition" / woman wearing "Miss Northwest" (something) sash mounts horse next to airplane / VIP speaks, more handshaking / beauty queen on horse again

9-12-1967

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