Archive - Jul 9, 2003
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2003-07-09 17:46
Colin MacWilliams has called to arms the good subjects of the Kingdom of AEthelmearc for the purpose of guarding the Royal Encampment at the Pennsic War.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2003-07-09 17:45
Sydney Morning Herald: Was the Pied Piper real or a myth created to explain the outbreak of the plague? A Sydney University professor has a theory.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2003-07-09 17:44
This is Hampshire: Residents of the city of Winchester are up in arms about plans to strike King Alfred from the city's logo.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2003-07-09 14:17
At the Court of TRM Irel and Rosalind, several gentles were elevated to Peerage orders or offered elevation at future events.
Submitted by Karen on Wed, 2003-07-09 14:02
The Treasure of Nimrud, a spectacular collection of jewelry dating back to the 8th century B.C., was put on display at the Iraqi National Museum by U.S.-led authorities.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2003-07-09 12:18
The Grand Council, an advisory group to the SCA Board of Directors, is currently seeking nominations for new members. The Grand Council recommends changes to SCA Governing Documents, administrative policies, and other modern-world aspects of the organization.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2003-07-09 12:17
The SCA's Children's Officer Coordinator has created a new discussion list on YahooGroups for those holding youth-related offices in the SCA.
Submitted by Karen on Wed, 2003-07-09 12:17
"This is the tomb of Zachariah, martyr, very pious priest, father of John," says the Greek inscription on a funerary monument at the foot of the Mount of Olives. The inscription likely dates to several centuries after Zachariah's death, and was probably put there by Byzantine Christians.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2003-07-09 02:28
Edinburgh News: A Roman fort, the British headquarters of Emperor Septimius Severus, will draw thousands of tourists to the Edinburgh area.