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Jet Travel B Roll

Air West jetliner taxis up to gate, Medford Airport / passengers disembark far from gate / new passengers trek to jetliner / jetliner takes off / Bonanza Funjet jetliner lands, taxis toward gate / passengers disembark, walk toward gate / new passengers hike to airplane, board

8-12-1968
Downtown Jacksonville; Medford House Fire

Man seated and talking at desk / woman walking on sidewalk, California Street, Jacksonville / interior of antique store / banner over street: "Britt Music Festival," Orth Building in background / pan across California Street, Frontier Finance Corporation, Jacksonville Tavern visible / / large Medford Fire Department fire truck parked at suburban residence / firemen enter house--broken window, smoke damage visible / smaller Medford F.D. pumper with hose snaking toward house

8-9-1968
Medford Airport from the Air

Aerial shot of jetliner gaining altitude above Rogue Valley; Medford Airport runway from the air / "Medford" painted on ground, private planes and four-engine borate bomber lined up on tarmac

8-7-1968
Meeting B Roll; VIP Arrives at Medford Airport

Spectators in audience, Jackson County Courthouse Auditorium, stand up and sit down (identifying themselves?) / recorder at desk / more audience shots / speaker / more of same / recorder's hands in foreground, writing / / VIP arriving at Medford Airport, being greeted / interior of terminal: VIP chatting

8-6-1968
Duff Water Treatment Plant; Bear Creek Tour

Man standing on catwalk, pan to surging water below him / man walks along catwalk between settling ponds, pointing / water surging through channel / interior: man showing control panel / man on phone in control room / man grins at flowing water / men watch water flow / view of countryside through window / treatment plant building from outside / / group waiting by dirt road / group slowly picking their way through rubbish-strewn field, wading across Bear Creek

8-5-1968
Oregon State Employment Service Trailer

Small travel trailer parked by road (near Miles Field?) / "Oregon State Employment Service, Division of Department of Employment" painted on trailer / man sitting forlornly at window of trailer / interior: man in short sleeves and tie inside trailer / sitting at desk in trailer, chatting with cameraman / man outside trailer, Roxy Ann in background / closeup of man

8-2-1968
Duff Water Treatment Plant

Shots, pans of new Duff Water Treatment Plant building--empty parking lot / closed gate across access road, TouVelle Bridge in distance / bulldozer crawling along Table Rock Road near bridge / "No Trespassing" sign, pan to fisherman at river's edge / water intake in river, fishermen at river / fence and "No Trespassing" sign, pan to fishermen and bicycles at river's edge /

8-1-1968
Holiday Inn Sign, Interviews; Bank Accounting Office

Man at top of crane / crane lifting element of Holiday Inn sign / pans up Holiday Inn sign / interviewing applicants at tables outside entrance of hotel / / executives in large office discussing / men and women working at desks (tabulating votes?) / closeup of adding machine / dozens of women working at desks in large office / man operating (Vot-o-matic?) punch card machine / computer operating panel / spinning tape reels / man operating computer

7-30-1968
Park Groundskeepers; River School Field Trip; Coffee Shop B Roll

Men squatting on lawn and examining grass / closeup of man holding up dandelion / / elementary age children at park (TouVelle Park?) staring at camera / they wander off, shepherded by adults / children stroll by placid river / / closeup of grumpy old busboy in coffee shop / shots of coffee shop interior / pans across people eating / waitress flirts with man at counter / employees schmooze at counter

7-27-1968
VIP; Society Ladies

Man sitting and talking at desk / closeup of same / / well-dressed men and women chatting at gate, Medford Airport / pan across group of women wearing name tags (at Rogue Valley Country Club?)

7-26-1968
Medford Parking Tickets; Army Medal Presentation; Interstate 5 Skid Research

Meter maid at parking meter, Eighth and Central, Medford / she places ticket on windshield / man in office going through files / policeman at typewriter discusses with detective / / Army sergeant and colonel in classroom with old man / closeup of old man / sergeant reads / young officer / young civilian man / medal pinned on old man's coat / hands are shaken / / shot through windshield on I-5 of unusual trailer behind pickup / passing car with "Road Test Ahead" sign on roof, passing test vehicle / following test vehicle with "Caution! Skid Research" sign on Blackwell Hill grade /

7-25-1968
Pear Crop Progress; Medford Mailman

Old man discusses with secretary at typewriter / closeup of paper: "Pear Estimates by Variety as of July 1, 1968" / lap dissolve to shots of orchard with young pears / tight closeups of young pears on trees / / mailman crosses street on crosswalk at Eighth and Ivy, Library Park in background, stops on sidewalk to pose for camera, federal building in background / mailman sorts fistful of mail while standing on sidewalk, walks toward post office

7-24-1968
Meetings; Cowgirls at Medford Airport

Luncheon scene: men's meeting, shots of listeners, speakers / / unidentified governmental meeting: pans across scene, shots of speakers / / teenage girls with name tags in cowboy hats or blazers milling about at Medford Airport

7-23-1968
Jacksonville Utility Excitement; Shakespeare Festival Feast of Will

Obscured pan across smoky downtown scene, Fuller Paints sign, Rasmussen's Super Service (201 California Street, Jacksonville) visible: utilty pole on trailer, truck-mounted auger next to smoke or steam billowing from hole in ground by tree / people milling about in front of Jacksonville Lumber Co. / man pounding pipe into hole / / bagpipers, Oregon Shakespeare Festival Feast of Will in Lithia Park, pan across crowd seated at tables / crowd from above / man cooking at huge barbecue / Bob Packwood chatting up someone / VIP with awful combover / younger VIP/politician being charming

7-20-1968
Oregon Shakespeare Festival B Roll

Flag flying from roof of Elizabethan Theater, Ashland, pan down / still photos: full-dress rehearsal, scenes from plays including Falstaff / live action: rehearsal on stage, pan back up to flag

7-19-1968
Cadets at Medford Airport; Arboretum; Hot Weather B Roll

Teenage Army and Civilian Air Patrol cadets in formation at gate, Medford Airport / they pick up their luggage, mill about, pose for camera / / VIP points to overgrown orchard / VIPs chat and point / VIP amongst trees pointing at another unidentifiable thing / VIPs walk off into distance past weeping willow / / closeup of thermometer registering 92 degrees / U.S. Weather Bureau weather station / interior of coffee shop: waitress chats with young woman eating ice cream cone / young boys play in sprinkler on suburban lawn / boys fan their mother / mom wanders off

7-18-1968
Ashland Elks Building Fire; Miniature Golf

Pan across exterior of four-story Elks Building, Ashland, pan to roof / view of burned ceiling, pan down to pipes in basement / fire marshal points to fire trail on wall / closeup of ignition source? / fire marshal points to something else / ruined venetian blinds in window / pan across exterior / / children play miniature golf / closeups of kids, parents

7-17-1968
Medco Locomotive Retired; Medford Airport B Roll

Log truck parked at lumber mill offloading area, wigwam burner visible / logs dumping into mill pond / Medco railroad diesel engine approaches, pushed by Southern Pacific engine / more logs dumped from truck into pond / log truck trailing wheels lifted onto truck / engineer in locomotive cab, pan to controls / Medco engine pulled away, switched onto track closer to camera, approaches camera / SP engine drives off / "Medford Corporation" painted on Medco building / different engine couples onto Medco engine / / cars parked at portico, Medford Airport terminal / crowd milling about under awning / crowd under awning waiting for luggage / attendant unloads luggage from cart onto ramp / VIPs schmooze / family waiting at gate / Air West jetliner at gate / interior of crowded terminal / shots of full parking lot / terminal from parking lot / jetliner lands / shot of terminal from car speeding down runway / closer shot of same / jetliner landing as four-propeller liner taxis to runway

7-16-1968
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
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
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
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
Providence Hospital Nurses; Downtown Medford Traffic, Shoppers, Employees B Roll

Luncheon scene: nuns speak / nurse at table / nurse speaks / Certificate of Award to Ethel Johnson for nurse refresher course / nurses receive certificates from nun / nurses applaud / nurse receives package / / downtown Medford traffic, pedestrians: Main at Bartlett / interior: secretary / bank tellers, secretaries, executive / Main and Bartlett again / man on bicycle / shoppers on sidewalk

7-9-1968
Little Butte Mountain Men, Antique Firearms

Table covered with antique guns / man points out and describes guns / closeup of man cleaning Navy revolver / demonstrates pistol / man holding flintlock / loading muzzleloader / man wearing Little Butte Mountain Men shirt / pan across flintlock / signing along barrel toward target / pan across flintlock / man at table demonstrates early rifle

7-8-1968
Central Point Recall Election; Installation of Judge Loren L. Sawyer

Building with "Vote Here" signs / closeup of official ballot, City of Central Point Special Recall Election to recall Recorder F. W. Mason / interior of fire station fire with fire engines and poll watchers / closeup of ballot to recall Mayor Dale Bartley / poll watchers again / closeup of ballot to recall Councilman Ben Mushaney / poll watchers / closeup of ballot to recall Councilman Chester Ayers / / judges in robes chatting / VIP speaks / judge is sworn in / audience stands up to leave, pan across same, Otto Frohnmayer present / judge displays certificate, hands are shaken

7-8-1968
Downtown Medford Sidewalk Sale

Crowd crossing Sixth Street, Medford, Penneys Building in background / grinning storekeeper / crowds of shoppers examining clothing on tables on sidewalk in front of Miller's, other stores

7-5-1968
First National Bank, Medford

VIP walks down Main Street sidewalk, Medford, Crater Lake Ford in background, turns into First National Bank at Main and Front / interior: VIP walks toward camera, greeted by bank manager (?) / manager hands VIP's check to "Special Deposit" teller / closeup of U.S. government check to Jackson County Schools / smiling teller / VIP shuffles paperwork at teller window / pan across interior of bank, tellers / VIP rummages through envelope / teller handles check, punches adding machine / VIP walks toward exit

7-5-1968
Ashland Fourth of July Parade

Ashland Fourth of July parade from cherry picker, looking south from near Elks Building / telephoto shot of vaquero on horse / majorettes, marching band with banner: "A Penny's Worth" / banner ("Uncle Sam Above All") and Uncle Sam on stilts / closeup of young stilt walker / SOC prestident Elmo Stevenson and wife in car / Miss Rogue Valley C. J. Porter in convertible, Mark Antony Hotel in background / Oregon Cavemen with victims in cage / cavemen and cave girls grab victims / Bagpipe band / Ashland Garden Club Juniors float /  horsemen / Congressman John Dellenback  in convertible / Model A Fords / shots of crowd / large school bell in back of pickup / old fire engine with Firehouse Five band, throwing candy

7-4-1968
Forest Rangers Examine Vehicles; Leavens Brothers Fireworks Stand

Old man standing by helicopter / secretary at typewriter / man at counter / state Forest Service ranger speaks / rangers pose uneasily in front of maps / they exit building, walk to pickup with hood open / discussing engine / they examine twin-rotor helicopter N2853J / they look at helicopter's water bucket on ground / ranger at desk, answers phone / phone bank / ranger examines forest map, points / / children at fireworks stand / pan across table, shelves full of fireworks / firework smoking on ground /

Helicopter crashed September 3, 1972--one fatality

The fireworks stand must be that operated by the Leavens brothers (John, Bob, Bill and Jim) at 610 South Oakdale Ave., shut down by the city for operating in a residential zone, after having been operated annually for ten years. See Medford Mail Tribune, July 3, 1968, page 1

7-3-1968
Judge Loren L. Sawyer

Judge speaking at bench / closer shot of same / closeup of judge / he reaches for gavel

Governor Tom McCall appointed Loren L. Sawyer circuit court judge in the first judicial district, Jackson and Josephine counties. See Medford Mail Tribune, July 3, 1968, page 1

7-3-1968
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
Interstate 5 Aerial B Roll; Boating B Roll

Good color: Aerial view of I-5 interchange--north of Grants Pass? / road cuts / aerial still photos of I-5 / marina / boat in marina / launching boat / sailboat on lake / boat on trailer / boat cockpit / water skiing / man starts outboard motor / Fold-a-Boat in foreground as boat passes in harbor / family boarding houseboat / view of houseboat under way from another boat

7-2-1968
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
Work on Eighth Street Railroad Crossing; Agriculture B Roll

Flagman at Eighth Street railroad crossing, Medford / man with jackhammer, pan to stack of new railroad ties / closeup of jackhammer at work / closeup of ties, new section of track already assembled / men at work on crossing as cars pass / / windy day: slow pans across field of waving wheat / tight closeup of wheat / tight closeup of alfalfa, pan up to shot across field / pan across corn field / tight closeup of emerging corn tassel

Holddown tape reads: "Agriculture (Green Belt) 1:43"

6-28-1968
Medford Airport Tarmac Work; New Trailer Park

Men surveying and marking tarmac, Medford Airport / loaded dump truck / dumping dirt into Rogue River Paving truck / road grader at work as airliner lands in background, pan along with airplane / man supervising excavation in middle of tarmac, pan across scene / airliner taxiing / passengers at gate / passengers disembarking / pan across crowd at gate / / sign: "Park Features: Utilities Underground, Concrete Street, Natural Drainage; Country Atmosphere, Adult Park" / VIPs talk with worker, pan across site / trailer with "For Rent" sign, pans across trailer park, shots of trailers /

6-27-1968
Bear Creek B Roll

Pans along Bear Creek / irrigation diversion dam / creek with I-5 in background / creek with Fourth Street (?) bridge in background

6-27-1968
Church Fire; Building Under Construction

Firemen, priest and civilians talking / pan across tile roof to fireman on roof spraying water through bent metal vent, stained glass window in background / group on ground talking again / closeup of priest / interior: man climbs with bucket past fresco of Christ, paints arch / pan across scaffolding in church / cellar window, pan up to brick wall with missing windows / /pan across framed ceilng of building under construction / 2x4 on ground / wood waste on ground / more shots of building under construction

6-26-1968
Ashland Rescue Van; Medford Buildings B Roll

Firemen with Ashland Salvage & Rescue Van No. 9 / closeup of inhalator-respirator with masks, oxygen and air tanks / "rescuscitating" fireman / rubber bag inflating and deflating / installing inflatable splint on fireman's arm / pan across shelves of gear inside van /  / shots of apartment building, Bazar (Foodland) building in background / Tudor style residence / apartment building / church / residences of various vintages and states of repair / dilapidated garage

half of frame missing from part of second clip

street numbers of residences readable: 924, 1820

6-26-1968
North Medford High School; Wigwam Burner B Roll

Two men in front of North Medford High School / third man talking inside the building / two men in the corridor and then two men in  the library / in the office./ / pan across lumber mill to smoking wigwam burner / burner is pictured artistically in a circular motion and turning around.

6-25-1968
Search in the Woods

A man looking through compartments in a trailer with "Jackson County Sheriff's Reserve" and "Rescue Unit" painted on it / long aerial shot of trucks parked by road in open woods.

6-24-1968
Drugstore Burglary; White City Businesses

Policeman opens door / interior: Medford policeman talks to drugstore owner / staff checks for missing merchandise / policeman indicates hole in wall / view through hole / / VIPs schmooze outside Tomkins-Johnson Company, White City / bulldozers, earth movers doing site preparation, White City as VIPs watch / lumber deck at lumber mill / closeup of VIPs, pans across site / wigwam burner / VIPs chat

6-24-1968
Orchard Irrigation B Roll

Pan along irrigation ditch / pan down gate / pan along hose to orchard / closeup of pipe / pan along pipe / rainbird sprinklers at work in orchard / more of same / closeup of water in ditch / pan along ditch /

6-21-1968
Open-Air Shakespeare Rehearsals; Troubleshooting Contest

B&W:  Actors seated on grass under tree rehearse lines / director / Shakespeare Festival Elizabethan Theater / actors rehearse fight scene under trees /

Color: Indianapolis Motor Speedway entrance with "Trouble Shooting Contest" banner / grandstands, cars arranged in pits / sign: "Roseburg Senior High School," faces of Roseburg team / sign: "Corvallis Senior High School," faces of Corvallis team / students race to cars, open hoods / closeup of student working on carburetor / winners drive under "Finish Line" banner / cameramen / awarding trophy / closeups of winners / spectators in stands applaud

6-21-1968
Railroad Crossing Repair; Motorcycle B Roll

"Men Working" sign, pan up to men spreading asphalt on potholes at railroad crossing, Eighth Street, Medford, looking east / dump truck door with "Rogue River Paving" logo, pan to men at work on Eighth, looking west, Enco station and Smith Lumber Co. visible / men spreading asphalt, pan down tracks / / long view through windshield of car following motorcycle on Central / motorcycle turns from Main on to Central, going south, camera follows / man driving Vespa scooter arrives at KMED parking lot, rides past / shots of driver, scooter / motorcycle waiting at light on Hwy. 62 overpass

6-20-1968
Farming B Roll; Campers, Trailers B Roll

Pan across orchard: "No Trespassing" sign on fence, row of smudgepots, tall wild oats / barn surrounded by junked cars / cattle grazing in field / telephoto shot of power line / woman carries feed in trash can lid, followed by horse / it eats it / bales of hay in field, plantation of firs in background / closeup of rocky soil / puddle, clumps of orchard grass / pan up Douglas fir / / camper shell / pan across Airstream trailer / pickup with camper drives past billboards for Beatty & McDougal Insurance, Regal Gas 3 Miles,  / open door of camper trailer / shot through windshield following pickup with camper, driving past Bear Creek Motel, 2715 South Pacific Highway / propane bottles on trailer, pan across trailer / following two pickups with campers, driving past Roxy Ann Lanes, 2375 S. Pacific Hwy. / behind camper on Riverside, Cedar Lodge sign on left

6-19-1968
Medford Railroad Crossing; Firemen Hose Down Gasoline Spill

VIPs standing Main Street railroad crossing, Medford, pan to short train passing, back to men, back to car driving over tracks / VIPs schmoozing on sidewalk / closeups of cars and people crossing tracks / RR crossing sign, pan down to VIPs / / closeup of flashing lights at night / night: men doing inscrutable things in dark / hand holding gasoline hose / closeup of flow gauge / firemen hosing down street in dark / flashing lights again

6-18-1968
Medford Airport Site Work; Rooster Crow Parade in Jacksonville

VIPs point in distance, pan to pipe laid in ditch / grader and bulldozer leveling field / passenger jet taking off over cameraman / earthmover at work / more VIPs pointing / United Airlines propeller plane N37571 taxis by / / horsemen riding down California Street, Jacksonville Tavern in background / sparse spectators / Pioneer Village stagecoach / dance hall girls dancing in wagon / ponies pulling wagon / more equestrians ride by / children in pioneer costume dodge road apples / old cars / man pulls child on wagon with "Unknown Chicken Thief" sign / convertible carrying Rooster Crow court, throwing candy

6-17-1968
Vietnam War Flag Presentation; Civil Air Patrol Free Flights

Color guard marches, Santo Center, Medford / flag presented to young woman / spectators in folding chairs / reservists march past spectators / / Civil Air Patrol cadets under shade canopy by Medford Airport tarmac, N6551X in background / young man in antique flying cap clowns for camera / children disembark from private plane / children are weighed together on freight scale, plane fueled in background

Woman in polka dots is Shirley A. Vasey, 29 S. Peach, receiving medals awarded posthumously to her son, Michael S. Colins, 19, killed in Vietnam, presented (wearing helmet) by Lt. Col. William Tycer. At her side is Chaplain Edward G. Wulfekuehler. Photo in Medford Mail Tribune, June 17, 1968, page 9.

6-17-1968
University Open House

Good color: Young women unload suitcases, bedrolls from cars, enter dormitory of unidentified university / arriving at elevators / pan across crowds of teens assembling on grass football field / teens eating on grass / tight closeup of teenage boy eating chicken / on theater stage: girls being instructed in pageant choreography / groups of girls and boys pass each other on campus / boy and teacher examine small engine

6-13-1968
Courtroom B Roll

Closeup of gavel on judge's bench / closeups of court reporter's hands and steno machine / tape scrolling from machine / more of same / hand picks up gavel, strikes block

6-12-1968

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