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Title (click to view details) Description Publication date
Yreka Quarterhorse Show

Exteriors: pan across fairgrounds, bleachers, horses and people waiting to compete / shots of horses being shown in arena / woman handing out ribbons / woman rides horse around course /

6-29-1965
Auto-Train Fatal Accident at Rogue River

Banner: "Rooster Crow Contest" in distance, pan to train stopped on tracks and car upside down in weeds near main street / tow truck has turned car over / pans across car, 1957 Chevrolet station wagon

6-28-1965
Rogue River Rooster Crow

Banner: "Rooster Crow Contest" / pan across antique 1920s cars / giant rooster statue on trailer, sign on trailer: "National Rooster Crowing Contest, Rogue River, Ore., Last Saturday in June" / pan across elementary school grounds / pan across beauty queens and announcer / pan across rooster cages / closeup of roosters in cages / pan across crowd / closeup of people watching over roosters / winner holds rooster aloft, announcer holds microphone up to rooster

Rooster Crow queen was Margaret Engle (far right); princesses were Dani Niquette and Chris Warren. The queen received a trophy and $15; princesses got $10.

13th annual Rooster Crow winner was Black Fella, with 71 crows, falling short of the record 109 set by Beetlebaum in 1953. Black Fella was owned by Lloyd Hanson, of Foster, Oregon, who had read about the competition in a newspaper article. Prize was $150 and a trophy. The entry of the governor of Utah beat Mark Hatfield's entry by a margin of one crow. (Medford Mail Tribune, June 27, 1965, page 1)

See also Medford Mail Tribune, April 30, 1965, page B10; June 21, 1965, page B8.

6-28-1965
Brush Fire on South Stage Road

Shot of smoke in air, pan down to fire in distance / "State of Oregon Forestry" painted on truck door / closeup of burning stump, pan up to smoke cloud / pan across unburned hillside, up to smoke / sprinkler wetting down house roof / shot of house, then quick pan to fire / shots of houses with smoke in background

6-28-1965
Medford Swimming Instruction at Hawthorne Pool

Pans across children in pool / medium shots of children, instructors / children climb out of pool / land instruction with paddleboards beside pool / using paddleboards in pool / clinging to edge of pool and kicking / instructor demonstrates frog kick in water

6-22-1965
Medford Navy Reservists Depart Medford Airport for Active Duty

Sailors and crowd at Medford Airport / sailors board United Airlines propeller airplane

6-22-1965
Fatal I-5 Accident South of Barnett

Damaged car by side of freeway south of Barnett at Barneburg Hill, pan across police measuring site to other car involved / shots of heavily damaged cars / police record scene / tow truck at scene / directing traffic

6-21-1965
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
Practice for Ashland Water Carnival, Emigrant Lake

Man and two girls in boat at dock, drive across lake / they pass in front of camera, wave / water skiers pass in front of camera / closeup of man strapped into kite / shots from boat as man sails with kite

Man under kite is Lon Skinner. See photo, Medford Mail Tribune, June 13, 1965, page B8.

6-18-1965
Oregon VFW Convention at Grants Pass High School

Pan across Grants Pass High School auditorium, "Home of the Cavemen" painted on building / interior pans across crowd, shots of speakers at dais / color guard marches up aisle /

6-17-1965
Domiciliary "Thank You" Celebration

View down veterans domiciliary street / "Veterans Administration" painted on car door" / pan across crowd in auditorium, several men in wheelchairs near stage / papers are lit in trash can on stage, audience applauds / men at lectern (including Mayor Dunlevy) shake hands

6-16-1965
4-H, FFA Lamb Show at Jackson County Fairgrounds

Exterior, Jackson County Fairgrounds / closeup of people cutting up cooked meat / pan across crowd waiting for food / in arena, young man shears sheep / lamb wearing winner's cloak / announcer at lectern

End of clip is grand champion market lamb, a 117-pound Hampshire, exhibited by Steve Chapman, Talent. (Medford Mail Tribune, June 13, 1965, page 1)

6-14-1965
Construction of Shady Cove Bridge

Pan across uncompleted Shady Cove bridge, Rogue River / telephoto closeups / crane positions beam on bridge / shots from surface of bridge, workmen positioning beam

6-14-1965
JFK Ambassador Chili Supper, Hawthorne Park

Pan across people lined up in Hawthorne Park, Medford / closeup of people dishing out food / closeups of people talking / woman performing ethnic dance / women dancing on portable stage in front of large portrait of JFK

6-11-1965
Jackson County Budget Hearing

Interior: Jackson County Courthouse auditorium / County Commissioners (including Earl Miller) / pans across audience and dais / shots of individual speakers at lectern

6-11-1965
Grants Pass Blood Drive--Cavemen Deliver Blood to Airport

Exterior Elks Lodge / interior: men lying down on cots, nurses at work / closeup of man giving blood / closeup of nurse poking arm / Grants Pass Cavemen arrive and lie down to give blood / nurse holds gallon jug of "blood" / Cavemen pile into station wagon, leave down street / Cavemen arrive at airport, load blood onto small plane, induce pilot to drink "blood" from skunk skin / plane takes off from airport

6-9-1965
Congressman Robert B. Duncan Talks with Driver and Teague about Camp White

Congressman Robert B. Duncan and two other men sit at desk and discuss decision to keep VA Domiciliary open

6-8-1965
Southern Oregon College Graduation, Lithia Park

Pans across crowd, band in Lithia Park / color guard, graduates in cap and gown file through crowd to band shell / pans across graduates and crowd

6-7-1965
Ashland Water Carnival Queen Candidates at Emigrant Lake

Pan across dock area at Emigrant Lake / pans across queen candidates lined up in bathing suits / dim telephoto shots of water skiers on lake

6-7-1965
Medford High School Graduation

Graduates in caps and gowns walk past camera / closeup of same, pan up to crowd in bleachers, Spiegelberg Stadium / pan across crowd / pan across graduates / speaker at lectern / Mark Hatfield speaks

6-4-1965
Moving Houses from Medford City Hall Site

Truck pulls small house from lot onto street / pan across other houses on wheels / truck pulls house slowly north on Oakdale, past Jackson County Courthouse and annex / Medford police car follows house, two men on top of house / pan across houses on South Ivy, to be moved

6-2-1965
Zoning Hearing; Ashland Rural Area

Exterior: Ashland Junior High School / interior: pan across audience / man with pointer and large maps on easel / more pans across audience, more shots of speakers / audience members stand up and speak

6-2-1965
Construction of Medford Post Office and Federal Building

Sign: "United States Post Office and Federal Building Being Constructed by General Services Administration" / pan across front of building / pan across side of building / closeup of construction worker on scaffolding, pan down to ground / pickup, "Todd Construction Co." painted on door / crane lowers wheelbarrow into basement / pan across back of building

6-1-1965
Surveying for Hyatt Lake Campground

Pan across map of lake / pans across forest at campground site / closeups of surveyors at work / closeup of surveyor's stake / pan across campground site to lake, surveyor points at lake / pan across map of campground / pan along lake shore / pans across lake, docks and house in background

5-31-1965
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

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