Rock Band Arrives at Medford Airport; GM Test Vehicle

Young, bearded disembarking passengers walk from United airliner N37583 past camera / excited young spectators, including girls beauty queens wearing tiaras / long shot of rear stairs of airliner / excited spectators / / color, faded to red and yellow, sound: General Motors "laboratory on wheels" car driving on huge paved test ground / view from above of car driving with all-wheel steering on gridded lot: "it sidles off like a crab" / driver wearing helmet / car driving through pylons / elaborate control panel / onboard computer behind nest of wires / car driving figure 8s on grid / more driving between pylons

First clip is apparently big men and women of SOC campus waiting for Neil Diamond to disembark. Diamond performed at Ashland High School for Southern Oregon College homecoming. Photo in Medford Mail Tribune, October 24, 1968, page 6.

Box or location: 

M6F Box 11 78E/97E

Description on can: 

Clips for Oct. 24, 1968 Reel #2

Date of film creation or publication: 

10-24-1968

Producer: 

KOBI

Length of film: 

00:02:07

Sound: 

Silent

Color: 

Black & White