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Gas-Heated Smudgepots in Orchard

Man shows off gas valves in orchard near Table Rock (Modoc Orchard?) / stands by meter and gas tank / closeup of valve in ground / man opens valve with wrench / shot of orchard pipe in hold in ground / man opens another valve / man lights gas smudgepot, walks off into distance / closeups of smudgepot, pressure gauge / closing valve

3-30-1966
Wrecked 1955 Chevrolet

Front end of 1955 Chevrolet that had been driven into a utility pole / pans, closeups of damage

3-3-1967
Gymnasium Meeting; Jackson County Commissioners Meeting

Woman speaks at lectern in high school gymnasium, man speaks / pan across audience / banner at back of gym: "Beat Those Cave Cubs" / / meeting scene: Henry Padgham, Earl Miller present / shots of audience, speakers

3-3-1967
William Frye, Candidate for U.S. Congress

Closeups of Frye talking, listening /

3-3-1966
House Fire; Police Destroy Gambling Machine; Medford Meetings; Pioneer Village Receives Big Wheel

Firemen at work in smoking ruins of house against hills / pan across smoking ruins / bystanders discuss / / police with gambling machine at back of van at landfill / policeman pours coins out of change box / police men attack machine (not pinball) with sledge hammers, slow-motion and normal speed / / speaker in corner of room / pan across VIPs in audience / Medford Mayor Dunlevy speaks at desk / / seated man talks to Mayor Dunlevy in his office / woman in corner of office / more of same / / George McUne and wife romp on logging big wheel, Pioneer Village, Jacksonville

3-29-1967
Salute to Charlie Hoover

Charlie and wife leave house, walk to garden / Charlie pulls plants out of ground, his wife replants them / they walk back to house, go in / interiors: Hoover discusses plaques, clippings and children's posters and artwork on wall / pan across same / long closeup of Hoover talking / over-the-shoulder shot as Hoover goes through scrapbook/photo album

3-29-1966
Crop Dusting Pears in Bloom

Pan across pear tree, orchard in bloom / more orchard pans / shots of crop duster at work / pan across orchard / more crop duster

3-29-1965
Shady Cove Accident; School Board Meeting

Pan across wrecked car in ditch to sign: "Brophy's Pair-O-Dice Mobile Village," Shady Cove / police talk to witness or driver / / school board meeting, members with hands in air / pan across audience / more pans / looking over shoulder of board member / more of same

3-28-1969
Medford Building Fire; Crater Lake Highway and Vilas Road

Smoke billowing from vacant building next to 90 and 9 Tavern, 1324 South Riverside / closeup of burning building, Medford Armory in background / firefighters pulilng hose / spraying building / sign: "This Building for Sale or Lease by Owner" / firefighters spraying building, various shots / pan across scene / water running down gutter, pan to smoking building / ladder truck spraying roof / PP&L Lineman climbs pole through smoke to cut power / more firefighting shots / / through windshield as car drives north on Highway 62 toward Vilas Road / speed limit sign / driving south on Highway 62 toward Vilas / log truck stopped at Vilas, accelerates when light turns green

The building was the Modern Furniture Company building, 1222 South Riverside. See Medford Mail Tribune, March 28, 1968, page 1.

3-28-1968
Vietnam Demonstrations, University of California Berkeley

Pan from top of building across students milling below / telephoto closeup from above of tables full of literature / ground view: demonstrators march with papier-mache heads of "War," "Death," "Famine," "Pestilence," etc. / closeup of signs, "U.S. Get Out of Vietnam" with caricature of LBJ in army fatigues / placard: "Support the Black Panther Party, Alabama's Freedom Party" / interior: pan across crowd in auditorium / bearded student at microphone / closeups of students sitting on floor, listening / more exteriors of same crowd

3-28-1966
1966 Miss Rogue Valley Pageant Begins

Mayor Dunlevy schmoozes with young lady (Miss Rogue Valley 1965?) / closeup of photos of contestants

3-28-1966
Medford Mayor Dunlevy Receives Check for Pool Dome

Medford Mayor Dunlevy in office, shakes hands with man in suit / young people stand stiffly by, watching / mayor receives check from another man / admires check, hands it to first man

3-28-1966
Oregon Democratic Platform Convention, Medford Armory

Interior Medford Armory, decorated with bunting and streamers / dais decorated with flags of many nations, photo of LBJ / speakers including Rep. Duncan speak at lectern

3-28-1966
Mobile Crater National Bank Office

Still photograph of VIPs in mobile bank / closeup and pan of photo / photo of outside of converted bus, with "Crater" pasted over original lettering on bus to change it to "Crater National Bank" / signs: "Shady Cove," "Eagle Point," "Gold Hill," "Prospect"

3-27-1968
Car Rental Competition, Medford Airport

Interior of terminal, Medford Airport / signs: Hertz, Avis, National Car Rental / National desk / more shots of car rental signs / Hertz sign: "We Try Harder" / sign: "You are No. 1 at National Car Rental"

3-27-1968
Medford Easter Egg Hunt; Gifts for Nursing Home Residents; Cat Show

Elementary school children grinning for camera, waiting for Easter egg hunt, Hawthorne Park, Medford / signs: "1 to 3 years old,"  "7 to 10 years old" / pan across egg-strewn field / / teen girls visit nursing home, present wrapped gifts (cookies?) to women in wheelchairs / / cat show: closeups of cats in cages, owners interacting with them / cat playfully mauls owner through bars of cage / sign: "Easter Parade of Grand Champions" / woman grooming Siamese cat / display of ribbons / signs: "Specialty Show Cascade Cat Fanciers 1966," "Jackson County School Art, ages 11 to 14" / pan across children's paintings

3-27-1967
Sailor Awarded Medal; VIPs Tour Veterans Administration Domiciliary

Naval officer pins medal on sailor, shakes hands, salutes / sailor with parents / closeup of Navy Achievement Medal / / man speaking in office / VIPs walk and talk at Veterans Domiciliary / closeup of rug / VIPs chat with men in crafts room--men weaving

3-26-1968
Henry Ford Main Street USA Railroad Car Museum Exhibit

"Main Street USA Sponsored by Henry FordM useum" painted on train cars, pan across gaily painted cars / shots of exhibits inside: quack medicine jars, clothing, butcher shop, confectionery, automobile repair shop, shaving mugs, dictaphone / people exiting train cars

3-26-1965
Agate Dam Groundbreaking and Construction

Closeup of "dam" wooden stake / man digging furiously with shovel / bulldozer digging / pans across dam site /

3-26-1965
VIPs Greeted at Medford Airport

Passengers disembarking from DC-8 airliner, Medford Airport / VIP greeted / more passengers disembarking / closeup of VIPs chatting outside terminal

3-25-1968
ABC Rock & Rollers Hit Medford Airport

Night: approaching lights / propeller airliner on tarmac in dark / waiting crowd / young rock 'n rollers disembark / crowd waves / rockers grinning in backs of cars / young girls swooning

Event is part of 1966 Rock & Roll Holiday for Teens tour. Bands include The Lodgers, The Fugitives, The Abalons, The Sonics, The Tiks.

See: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=deAlr6aFKo8

3-25-1966
Jackson County Budget Hearing

Jackson County Courthouse auditorium: pans across audience and officials at dais / Earl Miller at lectern / more of the same

3-25-1966
Medford Police Destroy Slot Machine

Policemen at Jacksonville dump bang away at electronic slot machine with small hammers / bulldozer backs over remnants

3-25-1966
Job Corps Tour of Medford Corporation

Young men mill about in parking lot / pan across Medco headquarters / kids walk up outside stairs into building, "Medford Corporation" painted on side of buildings / view of saw operations in mill / green chain / sorting lumber / more milling /

3-25-1965
Prisoner from Hospital to Mercy Flights; Medford Churches; Stuccoing Medford Presbyterian Church

Patient being wheeled down hospital corridor toward camera, escorted by police / at Rogue Valley Memorial Hospital: patient lifted by police into auto--man in leather jacket identified as "Mac" McMillan / at Medford Airport: patient transferred from car to airplane, probably Mercy Flights / interior of airplane: shakes hands with police, smiles / / Presbyterian Church, Medford / Catholic Church, Medford / closeup of rabbit / Catholic Church, Medford / / man in hard hat points at work under way on building / man indicates bags of concrete, mixer, wheelbarrow / pan up conveyor, mixer / man shows gunite nozzle / action of spraying gunite on building--either Medford Presbyterian Church or building adjacent

3-24-1967
Deputies Burn Dynamite

Deputies enter abandoned shack, bring out old boxes of dynamite / examining sticks of dynamite, positioning them on wadded-up newspaper / lighting fire / stirring burning dynamite

3-24-1966
UMC Awards Banquet

Banquet scene: men go to dais and receive awards from congressman / shots of people eating / closeup of stacks of plaques and awards / Girl Scouts sing on stage / man speaks at lectern / dignitaries at dais

3-24-1966
Two Boys Hurt in Motorcycle Accident

Ambulance and gurney on street , motorcycle on its side / attendants put splints on boys' legs, lift them on gurneys, put them in ambulance / state policeman rights Honda motorcycle, Robara Boarding Kennels sign (2910 Table Rock Road, Medford) in background

3-24-1966
Shady Cove Bridge Progress

View from across river of permanent bridge consruction / workers working on bridge, on excavation for footings / bucket crane digs

Photographs of bridge damage in Medford Mail Tribune, April 25, 1965, page 8

3-24-1965
Ashland Planning Meeting; Pacific Air Lines Desk, Medford Airport

Planning map on wall: " Ashland Central Area Study Phase Two" / pan across audience / map: "Comprehensive Plan" / pan across dais, decorated with artist's renderings of Ashland downtown / map: "Major Circulation" / speakers / map: "Ashland Central Area Study Phase Two" / / man studying brochure / departure board: "Pacific Air Lines" / PAL ticket desk / display of brochures /

3-23-1967
Police Administration School

Interior, classroom: man at lectern, attentive audience, some in uniform

3-23-1966
Second Street House Fire

Firemen on roof of house / fireman throws debris from second-story window / long shot of house / shot of school (Central Point?), pan across street to house

3-23-1966
Medford City Council Meeting

Councilor speaks at desk / shots of audience, councilors, mayor

3-23-1966
Job Corps Cleans Up Flood Damage at Tunnel Ridge Park

Pan down running stream / closeup of Job Corps shoulder patch / Job Corps workers move picnic benches / removing logs from creek and burning them / pan across debris pile / another pan down the creek

3-23-1965
Phoenix Area Streets

Man driving pickup, filmed from passenger seat--looks like Colver Road, Phoenix / view through windshield of residential area / man stands by rural roadside ditch, pan along ditch / man speaks into camera / driving again / through windshield: stop signs / driving again

3-22-1968
Dedication, Operations of Irongate Hatchery

Interiors: hatchery operations / sorting adult fish, stripping eggs, sperm / press, dignitaries lined up, watching / banquet in hatchery / man pulls out tray of eggs / exterior: people at hatchery ponds

3-22-1966
Highway Department Hearing, North Medford Interchange

Man speaks at lectern, Jackson County Courthouse auditorium, as another man indicates map of Biddle Road Interchange with pointer / Mayor Dunlevy speaks / Earl Miller, other speakers, shots of audience, men at dais / people get up to leave, mill about, schmooze

3-22-1966
Fatal Accident; Vaccinating Children

Oregon State Police pickup, ambulance at accident site, police rush young victim to unmarked ambulance / dump truck lying on its side, load of dirt scattered, pan to power pole at an angle / police and wrecker work to extricate bodies from automobile / covering body / J&J Market sign, street sign: intersection of Hanley Road and Beall Lane / pan across site / / doctor examines baby on mother's lap, vaccinates arm, baby cries, mother smiles / closeup of baby / closeup of doctor (Dr. Merkel?) drawing medication / sign: "Stop Measles" / vaccinating toddler, toddler gazes accusingly at camera / doctor gives oral vaccine to baby

Killed in accident were tentatively identified as Roseburg residents Richard Wise, 14; Juanita Susan Morberg, 25; and a small boy, one or two years of age. Injured were Paul Wise, "a child believed to be between 3 and 4 years of age, and a girl, about 5 or 6." Admitted to Providence Hospital were a girl believed to be Terry Wise, and a woman believed to be Joan Marie Wise, 33. The driver of the dump truck was not named. See Medford Mail Tribune, March 21, 1968, page 1.

"In critical condition at Providence Hospital is Mrs. Paul (Joan) Wise, 33, of Idleyld  Route, Roseburg. Also in critical condition, but at Rogue Valley Hospital, is her daughter, Barbara Jean, 6, who underwent surgery late Thursday. In satisfactory condition at Rogue Valley is Paul Emery Wise Jr., 4. Terry Lou Morberg, 5, who was hospitalized overnight at Providence Hospital, was released this morning. Killed in the accident were Mrs. Douglas (Juanita) Morberg, 25, also Roseburg; her son, Douglas Earl Morberg Jr., 10 months, and Richard Eugene Wise, 14." The driver of the dump truck was identified as George Holberton of Robert Gilbert Construction Co. Medford Mail Tribune, March 22, 1968, page 1.

3-21-1968
Medford Meeting

VIP speaks at table / listeners, including Earl Miller / pan across listeners of VIPs in office, Medford map on wall / shots of listeners, speakers, Earl Miller

3-21-1967
San Francisco Cable Car in Medford

"The Downtown Trolley" drives slowly down Hawthorne Street, Medford, Medford Shopping Center in distance

3-21-1966
North Medford I-5 Interchange Meeting

Pan across exterior of Jackson County Courthouse / interior, courthouse auditorium / map, "Biddle Road Interchange" / man points at, discusses map

3-21-1966
Bowden Military Funeral

Military funeral, cemetery on Arnold Lane

3-21-1966
Hotel Jackson Demolition; Burning Trash; Construction Site; North Medford High School Tree Assembly

Pan across Jackson Hotel undergoing demolition--walls standing / burning rubbish in field, pan along smoke / closeup pan of burning trash / pan along Eighth Street side of Jackson Hotel / / VIPs in suits pick their way across construction site, Roxy Ann visible in background / pan across site, creek / VIP splashes in creek / / crowded high school gymnasium bleachers / students holding bare-root trees speak at microphone / audience departs / students discuss in gym / students admire young tree on grounds of North Medford High School

3-20-1968
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
Burned Trailer House; Elementary School Science Fair

Pans across ruins of burned trailer home / interior shots / more of same / / science fair in elementary school library, pan across exhibits and children / closeups of children with exhibits / more of same

3-2-1967
Downtown Jacksonville Buildings and Signs

Snowing: California Street / signs: "This Building Has a Future" / U.S. Hotel / Beekman Bank / Orth building/ residence / pan across U.S. Hotel / "Ice Cream Palace" / Jacksonville Drug / Table Rock Saloon / Oregon Street / Cracker Barrel Studio / Jacksonville Historic Restoration Office / drawing of downtown on easel / model of downtown Jacksonville

3-2-1966
Medford Mayor Dunlevy Signs Medicare Proclamation

Inside Medicare offices / Mayor Dunlevy signs and holds up scroll / Dunlevy marks Medicare calendar / man holds up scroll / shot of workers at desks in Medicare office

3-2-1966
Congressman Duncan at Medford Airport

Congressman Duncan disembarks from propeller airliner, Medford Airport / man holds "Duncan for Senator" sign / Duncan greets supporters waiting at airport / Duncan interviewed on audiotape inside airport terminal

3-2-1966
FBI Police School in Grants Pass

Bored policemen in classroom / men file into darkened room with murder victim mannequin on floor, examine for clues / back in classroom

3-2-1966
Congressman Robert B. Duncan on Sucker Creek Project

Congressman Duncan  at a desk discussing bill to fund Sucker Creek project--the Illinois River division of the Rogue Basin Project

3-2-1965

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