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Fatal Accident at 11th and South Holly, Medford

Closeup of signpost, 11th and Holly / car on curb, Sacred Heart School gymnasium in background / police and children milling about / pans across car / closeup of walk-don't walk sign / police with measuring tape / pans across wrecked car--drove into signpost--blood on door

Marilyn Kay Thompson was killed. Officer may be Keith Van Horn. See photo and article, Medford Mail Tribune, May 31, 1965, page 1.

 

5-31-1965
1964 Boatnik, Grants Pass

Footage of 1964 event to promote upcoming 1965 Boatnik--pan across boat launch site / drivers run to boats, crowd follows / shots of boats racing past camera / pan across crowd at park, carnival, at Riverside Park, Grants Pass

See Medford Mail Tribune articles, May 27, 1965, page 7; May 30, 1965, page 1; June 1, 1965, page 9.

5-28-1965
Construction Starts at Fort Vannoy Job Corps Training Center

Exterior: pans across construction site, road grader / closeup of bulldozer tracks / pickup approaches / men walk toward, then pas camera / bulldozers at work / more pans across site / well drilling rig at work

5-27-1965
Rogue River National Forest Surplus Sale

Interior of shed: pans across old desks, chain saws, stove, washing machine / exterior: truck loaded with mattresses / closeup of "Department of Agriculture" painted on truck door

5-27-1965
Excavation at Dark Hollow Reservoir

pan of earthmover; shovel equipment digging trench; pan of excavation site / bull dozer pushing earth / man with hard hat pointing to construction.  Roxy Ann peak in background.

See photos, Medford Mail Tribune, October 31, 1965, page 6.

5-26-1965
Diamond Lake Opening

Pan cars driving to lake / pan of parked cars on side of road and parking lots / pan to men loading boats / pan to men on dock and man in boat bailing out water / pan to man piloting boat / pan to men on the lake in small boats / lots of boats - one has heater or stove on board / pan across interior of building / pan to people sitting at tables (restaurant) / pan to Diamond Lake Lodge / men at waterside with boats on shore

5-24-1965
BMI Components Co. Strike by AFL-CIO

Man with picket sign walking in front of BMI Sign; pan to another man with picket sign:  ONC Truck passes by / Man holding sign " Local 2715 AFL-CIO on strike for wagesw - hours and working conditions" / pan of outside of buildings and covered storage areas with wood products /  cut to man in office talking to unseen person; pan to interior lumber storage;  manufacturiing wood products; men wrapping large cubes  /pan outside of lumber storage; components / Truck with BMI Components Company on door with trailer load of shingles. 

 

5-21-1965
Two-Car Accident, Interstate 5 and Highway 62

Traffic on I-5; pan to Maynard Hadley Chevron tow truck and Bell Studebaker truck;/ pan to Jeepster upside down, Bell Telephone logo on door; Buick with smashed front end. 

5-21-1965
Police Riot Training Miles Field

Police and Sheriff deputies at Miles Field, practicing riot control with batons; advertising visible on ball park fences.

Oregon State Police Captain Byron Hazelton conducted a three-day mob control school in Medford. Police attended from Medford, Ashland, Klamath County Sheriffs, Kingsley Air Force base, and Jackson County sheriff’s office. They conducted the same school in Eugene, Corvallis, Astoria and Pendleton. Some of the Medford police shown are Sgt. George Lucas and patrolmen Glenn Schneider, Fred Johnston, Robert James and Charles Millard. See photo, Medford Mail Tribune, May 21, 1965, page 1.

5-20-1965
Medford High School Industrial Arts Show

Exterior sign: "Fine Arts and Industrial Arts, Medford High School May 17-22 Boys Gymnasium" / interior of gym: pan across exhibits and students / closeup of art projects, sculpture, paintings, woodworking projects, drill presses, jack stands, V-8 engine / another pan across gym

5-20-1965
U.S. Naval Reserve, Medford, Inspected

Interior: Naval cadets in uniform at attention / officer reviews troops / officer speaks / exterior: two officers talk by brick building

5-19-1965
Grand Opening, Grants Pass Montgomery Wards

Exterior: Drum major leads Grants Pass High School band in uniform / closups, pans across band / dignitaries lined up behind ribbon, men speak at lectern / pan across big crowd / Grants Pass Cavemen speak / interior: pans across store crowded with shoppers

5-19-1965
Tour of Half-Completed Providence Hospital

Sign: "Under Construction Sacred Heart Hospital" / pan across facacde / interior shots / nun gives tour / man speaks to group touring / crane lifts iron / men work on roof / tour on roof

See article on construction, Medford Mail Tribune, May 12, 1965, page 1

5-18-1965
Anti-Gun Law Meeting, Riverside Park, Grants Pass

Pan across cars parked along Riverside Park in Grants Pass, people walking to meeting area / pan across people sitting at picnic / signs nailed to trees: "Casey Si, Dodds, No" / "Save Firearm Freedom" / "Prohibition Didn't Work" / "It Didn't Work with Booze" / "Hunters Against Dodds Bill" / Men speaking at lectern / "Firearm Freedom" sign /

5-18-1965
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
Elementary School Chorus at Hedrick Junior High School, Medford

Exterior: pan across front of Hedrick Junior High School / interior: man directs 700 elementary school chorus students standing on stage / pans across students singing, closeup of conductor

5-13-1965
Groundbreaking for U.S. National Bank, Medford

Sign on wooden wall: "Behind this Wall Will Be One of the Nation's Finest Buildings . . . Watch US Grow" / gaggle of men in suites; executive climbs up to sit at controls of bulldozer on cleared site, sides of Goldy Building and Medford Furniture & Hardware Building (Woolworth Building), buildings on North Central visible / worker driving bulldozer, digging on cleared site

5-13-1965
Fighting Southern Oregon Plywood Log Deck Fire

Men spray water on log deck with fire hoses / telephoto closeup of same / crane dismantles deck as men spray water, dumps logs into pond / closeup of same

5-10-1965
Student Government Day Medford City Hall

Interior: Control panel (police dispatch?) / pan to man showing students control panel and city map / interior: council chambers with students talking, men and women looking on / interior: Mayor Jimmy Dunlevy showing plans and model of new city hall building

5-7-1965
Society of American Foresters Meeting

Interior "Pressurized Forestry" / SAF "Society of American Foresters 1900" sign / Man speaking to crowd from podium / pan crowd

5-7-1965
Society of American Foresters Meeting

Interior "Pressurized Forestry" / SAF "Society of American Foresters 1900" sign / Man speaking to crowd from podium / pan crowd

5-7-1965
Medford Armory Preparations for Foresters Meeting

Exterior: "National Guard Armory" on building, pan across building / interior: pickup, chairs, bleachers, trailer, Christmas trees inside building / "Society of American Foresters 1900" sign / sign: "Pressurized Forestry" / man at lectern tests public address system

5-6-1965
Post Office New Three-Wheel Mail Truck

Exterior: three-wheel Cushman mail truck / mailman walks toward truck / interior of truck / mailman gets in, drives off /

5-5-1965
U.S. Army Band, Camp White

Interior: Army band on stage, army chorus in front / pans across band, conductor

5-5-1965
Jackson County Budget Committee

Interior: Earl Miller, county commissioners, budget committee at tables covered with papers / man looks at printout / pans across committee

5-5-1965
Grants Pass Arabian Horse Show

SIgn: "Josephine County Fair Grounds" / sign: "Arabian Horse Show" / stable names painted on trucks and trailers / sheriff's posse license plate / men and women riding horses, exterior and inside arena / exterior: sulky drivers

5-3-1965
Hatfield Talks to OAB

Interior: pan across banquet guests / Senator Mark Hatfield at lectern / more pans, more Mark

5-3-1965
New Southern Oregon Timber Industries Association (SOTIA) Building

Pan across new building on North Pacific Highway / closeup of mailbox / exterior: closeup of "Southern Oregon Timber Industries Association" on building / interior signs: "West Coast Lumber Inspection Bureau" and "Industrial Forestry Association" / radio dispatcher at desk / pans across dispatcher's office / pan across board room /

4-30-1965
Jackson County Water-Sewer Hearing

Pan across crowd in Jackson County Courthouse auditorium / Earl Miller (?) speaks at lectern / more pans, more men speak / slide show of water and sewage facilities, maps, in darkened room

4-29-1965
Mayfield Funeral, Medford Presbyterian Church

Pan across exterior of Medford Presbyterian Church / interiors: flowers, organist, pans across audience / exterior of stained glass window

4-27-1965
1965 Medford Pear Blossom Parade

Marching band passes in front of Burelson's on East Main / closeup of Medford High School marching band, drum major, twirlers / Pear Blossom King and Queen float, closeup of King and Queen / lineup convertibles with Miss Rogue Valley and court, closeups of convertibles / children in clown costumes pulling wagon

Medford High School majorettes beginning at 00:18, according to 1965 Crater, are Randi Baker, Marty Mast, Marilyn Couch, Peggy Leaverton, Teresa Dougherty, JoDell Moore, Becky Morris (the only blonde) and Madge Barker (last one, at 00:30)

The Pear Blossom king is Edmund Chaney; queen is Jeanne Zimmer. See Medford Mail Tribune, April 18, 1965, page 1.

4-26-1965
Medford Carnegie Library

"Public Library" sign, pan up to front of Medford Carnegie Library / pans across inside of library / closeup of record player / pan across card tables set up for party in basement / Medford Photo Association display of photographs and trophies (camera club)

Apparently photographed in observance of National Library Week, April 25 through May 1. See Medford Mail Tribune, April 27, 1965, page 8

4-26-1965
Opening Day at Howard Prairie Lake

Cars parked along side road / crowded parking lot, lake in distance / pan across lot / man loads boat onto trailer, pan across dock / boats on water pan across dock and lake / telephoto shots of boats on lake / more boat-trailer action / lodge / fishermen hold up catch / cleaning fish / parking lot / 

4-26-1965
Game Commission Plants Legal-Size Trout

Men seining rearing pond in woods / transferring fish to truck / "Oregon State Game Commission" on truck / closeup: dumping fish into truck / truck drives through covered bridge / using hand net to transfer fish from truck to stream / using hose to transfer fish, fish visible in stream

4-23-1965
Daylight Saving Time Reminder Film

Nationally produced (Westclox?) Daylight Saving Time reminder film--nighttime, Times Square, New York City: Illuminated crawl around building: "2 a.m. Move Clocks Ahead One Hour" / 10:16 p.m.: Westclox Sign with giant Big Ben clock / closeups of other signs with clocks / men climb scaffolding behind Westclox Big Ben at 2:00 a.m. / closeup of man adjusting mechanism / view from street of clock hands moving ahead one hour / still night: two men arrive at clock shop, exasperatedly begin setting hundreds of clocks (and hourglass--get it?) ahead

Circa 1965
Congressman Duncan Sees Applegate Dam Site

Pan down from Hotel Medford sign / Congressman Duncan stands in front of hotel, gets into car, car leaves / Duncan and two other men at dam site examine map / pan down hill to river / closeup of surveyor's stake

4-22-1965
Grants Pass City Council

Wm. V. Wrightson sitting at desk in council chambers, speaking / councilmen flipping through booklets / pan across councilmen, names visible: Don Smith, H. L. "Jack" Rollins, J. Valentine Barnett (?), Wrightson, Robert C. Martin, Bruce McGregor, Roland Stearns / pans across council and audience

4-22-1965
Medford Street Trees

Two men with shovels digging in sidewalk tree cutout (West Eighth?) /  closeup of Medford Parks and Recreation Department shoulder patch / men plant tree / pan up tree / pan along street trees by Copco buildings, South Grape / pan across street trees in front of Buonocore house, West Eighth Street, federal building under construction visible

"Twenty-six red maple trees are being planted along East Main Street between Tripp Street and Willamette Avenue. . . . The planting was recommended by Medford's Street Beautification Committee." Medford Mail Tribune, April 20, 1965, page 4

4-21-1965
Josephine County Courthouse Citizenship Event

Pan across Josephine County Courthouse / pan across jury box / pans across audience / man speaks to jury / shot of judge and bailiff / jury sworn in / bailiff / jury files out, greeted by audience (some in American Legion caps)

4-20-1965
Groundbreaking, Dark Hollow Reservoir

Closeup of wooden stake: "Center of Res." / three men, two in business suits, digging in middle of grassy field, simultaneously throw shovelfuls dirt / distance view of group, view across valley in background

Photo with caption, Medford Mail Tribune, May 23, 1965, page D3

4-20-1965
4-H Beef Field Day, Jackson County Fairgrounds

Cows in fairgrounds barn / cow in squeeze chute / trimming hooves / showing Hereford steer / pan across crowd in bleachers / showing more steers / more of the same / closeup of steer / closeup of woman holding steer

4-19-1965
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
3M Plant Construction, White City

Exterior: construction site, skeleton of 3M buliding up / pans across building / man using cutting torch / men shoveling / man hammering inside building / ductwork ready to be installed

4-15-1965
McGrew Sawmill Operations

Exterior "McGrew Bros. Sawmill" sign / pan across mill / pan across log loader / loading logs / debarker / operator at controls / bandsaw in operation / green chain / gang saw / wood waste going up conveyor belt, being graded by size / railroad car being loaded with wood chips

Shot during an open house at the mill in Ashland, then the newest and most automated sawmill in Southern Oregon. See Medford Mail Tribune April 11, 1965, page D3.

4-9-1965
British Rock Group The Liverpool 5 Autographs Records

Teenagers--mostly girls--in line outside store in Medford Shopping center / rock group behind counter / teens wait in line inside / sign: "In Person at the Melody House The Liverpool Five! Autographing Their New Hit" / musicians sign records / more pans across teens in line

See articles and ad, Medford Mail Tribune, April 7, 1965, page 7; April 8, page 6.

4-8-1965
Medford Airport, Razing Brick Building

Pans across Medford Airport, demolition site, building half demolished / parked private airplanes at airport shot from roof of building / planes moving on tarmac / pan across airplanes

4-7-1965
Congressman Robert B. Duncan on Veterans Administration Domiciliary

Congressman sits at desk and relates his arguments for keeping the VA Domiciliary open

4-5-1965
Transporting Fish from Medco Pond to Hatchery

Sign: "This lake is leased from Medco" / pan across muddy, empty pond / shot of dam / men seining fish from remainder of pond / closeup of fish / scooping fish into bucket / carrying fish to Oregon Game Commission tank truck / closeup of interior of truck / rearing ponds at fish hatchery / dumping fish into hatchery pond /

4-5-1965
Transporting Fish from Medco Pond to Hatchery

Sign: "This lake is leased from Medco" / pan across muddy, empty pond / shot of dam / men seining fish from remainder of pond / closeup of fish / scooping fish into bucket / carrying fish to Oregon Game Commission tank truck / closeup of interior of truck / rearing ponds at fish hatchery / dumping fish into hatchery pond /

4-5-1965
Medco Log Trucks and Medco Mill Pond

"Medco Corporation" painted on building / log truckapproaches through traffic signal on Medco Haul Road / log truck dumps logs into log pond / pan across mill pond / boat on mill pond / crane loads logs from pond onto log trucks /

3-31-1965

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