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Rogue River Rooster Crow; Swim Meet; Timber Sale

Pans across crowd with rooster cages / pans aross crowd, booths on school playground / baseball-throwing booth / / swim meet scenes (Grants Pass?): swimmers crawling, backstroking down lanes / swimmer in pool mugs for camera, mimes "movie camera" gesture / girls' backstroke / shots of crowd / breast stroke / girl with trophy / coach with "Grants Pass" sweatshirt, swimmers doing breastroke / / man fills in Rogue River National Forest timber sale tote board with chalk / / Rooster Crow concession booth, people trying on hats / more parking lot scenes / closeup of man eating cotton candy

6-30-1969
Rogue Valley Council on Aging Banquet

Pan across banquet room / speakers at lectern / more of the same

2-4-1966
Rogue Valley Country Club Banquet

People schmoozing, Rogue Valley Country Club, Medford / pans across banquet scene / speaker at lectern / banqueters stand to applaud / shots of speaker, actor William Gargan, and audience

9-26-1966
Rogue Valley Livestock Auction Honors Frank J. Dutra

Interior, auction barn: steers enter pen / auctioneer at work, presents plaque / exterior: man displays plaque /closeup of plaque: "Frank J. Dutra--In Appreciation of Your Support for the Past [illegible] Years from the Cattlemen of Southern Oregon" / more shots of steers in auction pen / audience / price display sign / sign: "Rogue Valley Auction, Auction Every Thursday" / cattle pass through chute

10-12-1967
Rogue Valley Memorial Hospital, Medford; Vance International Airliner, Medford Airport; Meeting with Governor Tom McCall

View down empty corridor, Rogue Valley Memorial Hospital / nurse in operating room speaking on telephone, pan across room / VIP in suit wandering aimlessly / operating room / exterior, sign: "Emergency Entrance," pan across building / same nurse, still on phone, pan across OR / various rooms / exterior of hospital entrance / / closeup pan across Vance International four-engine DC-7 propeller airliner, passengers disembarking / pilot with head out of cockpit window / pans across airplane / Greyhound bus drives onto tarmac / / VIPs at table in knotty-pine-paneled meeting room / closeups of various VIPs / Governor Tom McCall presides / more of same

2-22-1967
Rogue Valley Symphony Practice; Surplus Vehicle Auction

Man directs adult orchestra, U.S. Hotel ballroom / closeups, pans of director, musicians / / policeman, mechanic examine engineless automobile, other 1940s-early '60s cars parked in field / cop looks in windows /

8-6-1969
Rose Society Rose Show, Grants Pass

Giant rose float on back of truck, sign: "Pacific Northwest District American Rose Society Convention & Show" / sign: "Larry's Restaurant" / interior: room full of roses in vases / pan across prizewinners on display, closeup of winning rose, silver tea set / happy winner in suit / pan across roses

6-18-1965
Rotary Snow Plow

Pan across snowplow in garage / closeup of screw / extreme closeup pans across machinery of plow / view from driver's seat

10-25-1966
Rotary Snow Plow on Diamond Lake Highway

Shot through windshield following snowplow / closeups of snowplow in operation / Medford-Roseburg highway sign / shot through windshield, snow piled high on sides / more of the same

4-19-1965
Rummage Sale, West Sixth Street, Medford

View on sidewalk, Sixth Street, Medford, IOOF building across from Holly Theater / interior of rummage sale: piles of clothes, clothes on racks / shoppers examine goods / sign: "Proceeds to Benefit Winter Dome Fund" (unsuccessful Hawthorne Pool winter dome fundraising)

7-20-66
S. V. "Duke" McQueen Speaks at Round Table

S. V. "Duke" McQueen, General Manager of Kogap Industries, speaks at lectern / pans across audience at banquet tables / closeups, long shots of McQueen speaking

5-17-1965
Sacred Heart Hospital Auction

Auctioneers in action on old hospital steps / crowd shots / holding up items for sale: candelabra, file cabinets, light fixtures, sheets / shot of people examining beds from upper floor window

5-9-1966
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
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
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
Sailors Receive Diplomas; Governor McCall Signs

Man speaks at lectern, pan to sailors at attention / man hands out envelopes to sailors, shakes hands / / Oregon Governor Tom McCall reads aloud as VIPs and young men and woman in suits watch / he signs document, hands pen and document to young man, shakes his hand / closeup pan across assembled dignitaries

1-12-1968
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
Salute to Robert C. Taylor

Men jog by camera / out-of-breath Taylor talks to camera / Taylor greets wife at home / pans across Medford Chamber of Commerce building, Tenth and Central / Park & Shop sign / Medford parking lot / Taylor talks in office / Main Street Medford scenes / South Central / Taylor in office again /

3-1-1966
Salvation Army Christmas Food Baskets

Pans across room full of boxes of food / people filling bags / more of same

12-22-1965
Sam Price for Lions President Campaign Film; Striptease

Hank Henry stands in front of KMED News station wagon in KMED parking lot, then in front of KMED garage door, seriously intoning news that Lyndon Johnson has declined to run for Presidency because Sam Price of Central Point "could do a better job." "I only hope the Oregonian webfoot won't make the mistake of lifting his dog by the ears." /  It was a misunderstanding; Sam is running for presidency of Central Point Lions Club / the rest of KMED News team standing in front garage door: newsman Bill Merlin delivers similar story about Sam Price's superiority as a candidate: "sex fiend maybe, but true leader definitely" / Tom McLeod, KMED sports newscaster, touts Sam Price as best thing since sliced bread / weatherman Don Hanlon says Price will "keep all the dark and gloom from the area," says Dan Hadley has little chance,"will bring rain when the hay is down" / Sam Price says, "Drinks for everyone, and everyone pays for their drinks" / silent: shadow of woman does striptease behind illuminated bedsheet

Charles Samuel Price (January 2, 1926-April 23, 2018) moved to Medford in 1962, where he worked for KMED. He did serve as president of the Central Point Lions at some point. Died in Vancouver, Washington. (obituary on tdn.com)

April 1968
San Francisco Cable Car in Medford

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

3-21-1966
Sandblasting Medford City Hall; Assembling Christmas Wreaths; Construction Near Big Y

Man on hoist sandblasting third floor of new Medford City Hall under construction / / woman displays Christmas wreaths / pan across women at work assembling same / closeups of process / / foundation work at construction site, Medford Big Y shopping center in background / men wiring together rebar under tent /

12-8-66
Santa Gives Presents, Channel 5 Studio; Deserted Medford Day After Christmas

Silent: Santa holding microphone passes out magazines to bewildered small children eating popcorn balls (Channel 5 studio? Bill Smullin in costume?) / sign under Christmas tree: "Beware of Dog," puppy / pan across deserted Medford Airport tarmac, pan up to "Gate 5" sign / quiet Continental Trailways bus station, Fifth and Front, Medford / deserted coffee shop (out of focus) / quiet Greyhound bus station, Fifth and Bartlett / empty parking lot, 88-cent store in background / empty street, looking south, North Central at Fifth / closeup of trash can full of empty booze bottles / abandoned Christmas tree at deserted Christmas tree lot / puppy from first scene being petted, closeup of "Beware of Dog" sign

12-26-1966
Scene of Medford Pedestrian Accident

Closeup of light on cop car / police car in street, people watching from porch in background / policeman directing traffic / shots of onlookers, children on bikes rubbernecking

5-4-1966
Scene of Meyers Drowning

Pans across parked trailers and cars, concrete bridge at Gold Hill, river / boy dives from bridge into river

See Medford Mail Tribune, July 9, 1965, page B10. Search was for body of Kenneth Lewis Myers of Medford.

Medford Mail Tribune, July 10, 1965, page 1: Body still not found.

7-8-1965
Scenes at PP&L Headquarters, Medford

Man walks across PP&L parking lot, Barnett & Holly, Medford / boom truck drives across lot, backs up to building / more shots of trucks and men in parking lot / pan across lunch boxes / more men and trucks / loading dock

10-27-1966
Scenes Below Interstate 5 Viaduct

Pans across viaduct piers from beneath / road under Main Street bridge, pan along bridge to creek / cars parked under viaduct / Medford Parks staff raking dirt under viaduct, pan to Medford Shopping Center

10-6-1966
School Board Meeting

Dignitaries at dais, school classroom / audience / speaker

6-22-1967
School Board Meeting; MJHS Class

Closeup of dignitary at dais / speaker / pan across attendees / / speaker at MJHS lectern (McLoughlin Junior High School? students are too old)  / shots of students listening

at :08 (seconds) Frank Bash (?) School Board
:12 Bill Ruck, MHS, principal
:41 Vernetta Brainerd
:47 Elliott Becken (table wnd from left)
:50 Russ Acheson (table 3rd from left)
:53 ? Jamieson (dark suit)
1:19 DruAn Graff, student

6-21-1967
School Board Meeting; Movie Set by River

VIPs schmooze in classroom (school board?) / meeting, pans across dais, audience / dais laughs / / probably a film set for "The Way West": men examine burned house in hills / pan across ruins, stone chimney / dock on river, men on horses, rude ferry (burned house in background) / men ride onto ferry / men ride off ferry toward camera / half-burned horse-drawn wagon near ruins / men work on hewing timbers / parking area, truck trailer painted "Hawthorne Christian Schools Mobile Science Unit" / side of truck painted "Rolly Harper, Sun Valley, Los Angeles, California, Columbia Pictures Corporation"

5-10-1967
School Board Meeting; New Electric Railroad Signal, Table Rock Road

Schoolroom meeting scene (school board?), pans across dais, audience / exterior, Lincoln School, Medford / interior, elementary school classroom / / railroad crossing Table Rock Road, men at work / view down tracks to approaching train in distance / train crosses Table Rock Road / woman and child waiting in pickup, pan to train receding in distance / RR crossing sign lying in dirt, pan to new electric signal / closeup of electronic control board / closeup of signal lighting up / shots of two different engines crossing road

5-16-1967
School Burglary

Sign: "Public Telephone," pan to door with "Counselors" sign / closeup of broken door frame / Coke vending machine, pan to coin unit on top of machine / sign on door: "Vice Principal," pan to broken edge of door / closeup of broken door / broken-open file cabinet / broken-open safe

1-16-1967
School Crossing Guards Take Oath

Man and young children with hands raised, taking oath / policeman pinning badges on crossing guards' Sam Browne belts / pan across new crossing guards

 

12-17-1968
School Meeting; Medford Ash Wednesday Observance

Man speaking on school stage / woman in small audience in folding chairs responds / shots of restless audience / speakers on stage and in audience / / children receive ash on forehead from priest / children exiting Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Medford / tight closeups of children's ashy foreheads / girls in parochial school uniform walking south on Oakdale near Tenth, City Hall visible in background, pan to church

2-28-1968
Schoolchildren Interviewed; Elephants, Lion, Tiger

Woman at table interviews young boy / pan to other children in classroom watching, waiting / closeup of slip of paper woman is filling out / she talks with boy, gathers papers to give him / young girl sits down at table for same treatment / / closeup of man with baby elephants, Barneburg Hill and Rogue Valley Manor in background / several adult elephants pose for camera, elephant transport trailer in background / closeup of lion in cage, man teases it to get a reaction / closeup of pensive tiger in cage

9-8-1967
Scout-o-Rama, Medford Armory

Pan across Medford Armory floor from above, full of scouting booths / individual booths: Troop 111 / knots / backpacking / Cub Scout Pack 25 crafts; hammering nails, popsicle stick craft / baby in backpack

1-24-1966
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
Search on Lower River

Police, search crew on bank of river / men leave in drift boat, power boat / shots of rapids, lower Rogue River (presumably)

9-29-1967
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
Secretary of Agriculture Freeman Congressman Duncan at Grants Pass Airport

Small plane lands at Grants Pass airport / Freeman and Duncan pose for camera / greeted at airport by locals /

10-15-1965
Security Motors, Menasco Motors Merger

Sign on building: "Security Motors," pan across staff lined up outdoors--Grants Pass? / men close garage door / pan across exterior of building / Sign: "Used Cars Menasco" / men shake hands for camera / pan across Menasco building and car lot / men chat outdoors

8-31-1965
Seely Hall, Al Bradford Observe Postal Anniversary

Seely Hall, seated in office, displays 1920s photo of Pacific Air Transport airplane / closeup of photo / closeup of Medford Postmaster Al Bradford / tight closeups of Seely Hall and unidentified man / 1960s aerial photograph of Medford Airport / exteriors: Hall points to Medford Airport terminal, pan to control tower / closeup of United airliner / "Medford" on control tower / Hall and Bradford at stand microphone with photo, airliner in background

9-10-1968
Selma General Store Burglary

Exterior: "Selma General Store" / pan across store / closeup of door lock / Albers Feed sign / interior: typewriter on desk / woman regards disarray at desk / out-of-focus closeups of damage to door jambs, pan down corridor

11-9-66
Semi-Truck Accident; Medford Senior High School Construction; Rogue Valley Skyways at Medford Airport; Stockbrokers

Night: Man walks on load of peeler cores in semi-truck tipped on side / pan across scene, Dick's Wrecker truck / more of same / / "Medford Senior High School" on walkway of building, pan across complex / pans of courtyards--no grass yet / / small plane taxis at Medford Airport / workers pose in front of Rogue Valley Skyways hangar / they disperse to airplanes / / interior: men in shirtsleeves and ties examine board labeled "Dow Jones Averages" / closeup pans of board

Per Carol Harbison-Samuelson, 4/28/2018: One of stockbrokers is John Crawford.

8-2-1967
Sen. Wayne Morse Picnics; Rep. Bob Duncan Schmoozes

Senator Wayne Morse eating at outdoor buffet on grounds of Jacksonville Museum, postmaster Al Bradford in background / Rep. Bob Duncan schmoozing in restaurant / talking into microphone / handing papers to children, shaking their hands

5-6-1968
Senator Hugh Scott Arrives at Medford Airport

Senator in front of plane / greetings outdoors at Medford aiport

Senator Maurine Neuberger and Representative Bob Duncan

Dark, out-of-focus closeup of Senator Maurine Neuberger chatting with Representative Bob Duncan / small group in corridor

10-31-1966
Senator Wayne Morse at Democratic Headquarters; Claire Hanley Arboretum

VIPs (including Wayne Morse and Jimmy Dunlevy) chatting / "McCarthy for President" sign in background / little girl with "Morse" hat / Morse chats with children / / sign: "Southern Oregon Experiment Station" / people loitering outside barn / they amble off / man talks to them, headquarters building in background / Mary Hanley in group / different speaker / sign: "Claire Hanley Arboretum" / small group examines tree

8-16-1968
Senator Wayne Morse Interview

CBS interview, Washington, D.C.--Jerry Dunphy interviews Senator Wayne Morse about Latin America, his recent visit to India (December 1957), South Africa, peace--"billions for war, and nothing for peace," nuclear disarmament--with B roll reaction shots
 

 

circa 1958
Senators Percy and Packwood Speak; Medford Airport Parking

Reception line: Illinois Senator Charles H. Percy and Oregon Sen. Bob Packwood shaking hands with line of young women / Percy and Packwood pose with one young woman / banquet scene: Packwood speaks at lectern, Percy on dais / audience stands and applauds / Percy speaks / Percy enters froom / movie cameras on tripods / Percy speaks in front of microphones / Percy and Packwood / ABC cameraman / youthful audience applauds / Packwood speaks / closeup of Percy speaking / / Medford Airport terminal, pan down to "No Parking, Reserved Cafe Mgr." on bumper / pan across parking lot / "Terminal" sign on building, pan to parking lot / more of same / sign: "Medford-Jackson County Airport" / jetliner in distance beyond parked cars / control tower from middle distance, pan to "Public Parking" sign / terminal from distance with parking lot in foreground

10-10-1968

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