Archive - 2002


September 24th

Class Instructors Needed for Estrella War

Lady Camilla Hazelwood, the Class Autocrat for this year's Estrella War, is looking for a few good gentles to teach classes.

Brynn MacLeland to Become Princess of the Mists

In a recent tournament, Brynn MacLeland was victorious and became the second Princess Regnant of the Mists by her own hand. She will be invested soon.

September 23rd

Peer/Non-Peer Ratio Survey Sparks Discussion in Drachenwald

A survey showing ratios between peers and non-peers in all kingdoms has sparked a discussion on the Drachenwald list, prompting kingdom residents to wonder where many of their former residents are now living.

Known World Mourns the Passing of Lord Riobard macSeoseph am Padraig

Lord Riobard macSeoseph am Padraig passed away September 22 from a seizure. More information will be available soon.

September 20th

Academy of St. Gabriel Web Site Boon for Heraldic Research

The Academy of St. Gabriel, a non-SCA volunteer service which helps with name and device research, offers a website for access to their services.

September 19th

From the Court of Their Majesties East Darius & Roxane

On September 14, 2002, Their Majesties Darius and Roxane held court at the St. Elegius Pentathalon for Arts and Sciences in Dragonship Haven. A number of awards were given as reported by His Excellency Baron Ernst Nuss von Kitzingen.

Sir Baldwin the Just Becomes Newest Midrealm Knight

At Harvest Day, on September 14, Baldwin the Just of Chelmsford, also known as Badger, became the newest knight in the Middle Kingdom.

Herbal & Apothecary Symposium to be Held in East Kingdom

On September 12, 2002, The Barony of Settmour Swamp in Maplewood, NJ, will host an Herbal and Apothecary Symposium.

Collegium of Defence to be Held in Dublin in November

A Collegium of Defense will be held in Dublin, Ireland November 6-10, 2002. The Renaissance event will concentrate on all manner of sword-play, but will also include many classes and other entertainments.

AEthelmearc Royal Court Held in Rhydderich Hael

September 14, 2002, Their Majesties AEthelmearc, James and Elina, held court in Their Barony of Rhydderich Hael. Here follows the report of happenings in Their court.

Homemade Energy Bars

Susan Kleiner and Susan Kundrat team up to provide several recipes for engergy bars you can make at home.

Stones and Glasshouses

Levantia: An Australian scholar examines the SCA and compares our notion of authenticity with what was actually practiced in our time period of study.

September 18th

Newsfeeds Available for Your Web Site

We are pleased to announce that now supports a machine-readable news feed that can be used, without charge, on other web sites.

Artes Draconis Seeking Articles on Beading

Mistress Siobhan, editor of the Artes Draconis, the A&S publication of the Middle Kingdom, has announced that she is seeking articles on beads and beading for a future issue.

September 17th

Ealdormere Requests Toys for Kids

Ealdormere will be collecting toys for local toy drives in September.

New Shire to Form in Barony Debatable Lands

King's Crossing, a new shire, is forming for Washington and Greene Counties in Pennsylvania.

SCA Membership Numbers Announced

The SCA Corporate Office has recently released membership numbers.

William Blackfox Award Nominations for A.S. 36 Announced

Nominations for the William Blackfox Awards for A.S. 36 were recently announced. These awards, which recognize excellence in chronicling were established in honor of the memory of artist William Blackfox and are presented annually.

Viscount Sir Peter D'Gaunt Noir Announces Challenge of Arms to Nobles of Lochac

In honor of his lady, Lady Rionach O'Melaghn, Viscount Sir Peter D'Gaunt Noir has announced a Challenge of Arms to all nobles of Lochac.

September 16th

Midrealm Mourns Passing of Cormac MacEoghain

It has been reported on the Rialto, with great sadness, that Lord Cormac MacEoghain, consort of Baroness Roxanne of Northwoods, passed away Saturday night, September 14.

New Royal Heirs in Kingdom of Outlands

Their Majesties, Bela and Elizabeth, presided over Crown Tournament this past weekend (September 14). Sir Darius of Jaxartes won the tournament for the honor of Her Excellency Kathryn of Iveragh.

Meridies Welcomes New King and Queen

Congratulations to Their Royal Majesties Gareth and Anneis, crowned as King and Queen of Meridies on September 14, A.S. XXXVII.

New Royals Crowned in Atlantia

On September 7,the Kingdom of Atlantia crowned Cuan McDaige and Padraigin O'hEachach as its new King and Queen.

Artemisia Crowns New Royalty

Congratulations to Their Royal Majesties Ibrahim al-Dimashqi and Alyna Isabel de Clare, crowned as King and Queen of Artemisia this past weekend (September 14).

September 12th Ready for User-Contributed News Items

Although we went online, technically, in August, is still a work in progress. A major milestone has been reached in that we are now ready for user-contributed news items.

September 11th

Great Western War Scheduled for October

Great Western War will be hosted by the Kingdom of Caid on October 9 through 14, inclusive.

Atenveldt Crown Tournament: New Heirs to the Throne

Congratulations to Sir Jonathan von Trotha and Lady Deille of Farnham!

Border Keep to Host Border Quest III

Border Keep, an Incipient Shire located in the modern vicinity of Marietta, Ohio, will host its third Border Quest on September 20-22, 2002.

September 10th

Drakelaw to Host Winter Rose II

The Incipient Shire of Drakelaw, sponsored by the Barony of Flame, will host the second annual Winter Rose event at a mountain lodge in northeastern Kentucky.

August 13th

Internet Access Comes to Pennsic War

MysticMail, a venture of the people who created the web site, marks the first commercial Internet provider to come to Pennsic War.