Archive - Jan 2004
Submitted by Karen on Sat, 2004-01-24 17:33
British archaeologists are preparing to rescue a ship found buried under mud in Cheshire, which had been originally used to store brine as part of a medieval saltworks.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-01-23 18:30
The second annual 12th Knight Auction in AnTir was a success with over $1000 raised for the Canadian Cancer Society.
Submitted by Karen on Fri, 2004-01-23 18:29
"Word and Image: The Trevelyon Miscellany of 1608" is on display in the main exhibition hall at the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, DC, through May 22, 2004.
Submitted by Aoife on Fri, 2004-01-23 12:58
What's in a name? Lots, if you check out Dame Aoife's annotated list of links pertaining to names.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-01-22 21:05
Cyrus Arurilius, fighting for Amber Kenna, defeated Fergus MacThomais to win the January 17, 2004, Oertha Coronet.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-01-22 21:04
Meg Baron, President, SCA Inc., comments on insurance coverage for SCA-owned trailers and the vehicles that pull them.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-01-22 16:00
The East Kingdom Cooking Collegium will take place January 24, 2004 in the Barony of Settmour Swamp (Whippany, NJ).
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-01-22 15:59
Lady Zaneta Gavlinne Angiolieri of the Northern Shores Royal Travel Fund in the East Kingdom has announced that thanks to the generosity of many good gentles "Mo" has been ransomed from Robin the Hood for a sum of $125.49 CDN.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-01-22 04:45
Photos of the Coronation of His Majesty Henri of AEthelmearc are now available online.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-01-21 22:44
The Board of Directors for the SCA will meet January 24, 2004 in Kansas City, Missouri (USA).
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-01-21 14:38
Topeka Capital-Journal: Reporter Tim Hrenchir of the Topeka Capital-Journal visited Calontir's recent War Maneuvers at Kansas Expocentre's Landon Arena and shared his thoughts on SCA-style medieval combat.
Submitted by Aoife on Wed, 2004-01-21 14:37
Newsletter editors take note as Dame Aoife shares her sources for information on medieval woodcuts.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-01-21 14:37
Herald: The discovery of a Viking "patio" conjures mental images of post-raid burnoffs or relaxing evenings in the hottub.
Submitted by Anonymous on Wed, 2004-01-21 11:15
Master John ap Griffin, former member of the Board of Directors, and early member of the Kingdom of the West and Kingdom of Caid, is currently hospitalized recovering from a heart attack.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-01-20 20:48
Their Majesties of Atlantia have announced that the Free Scholars of the Academie d'Espee will host a charity tournament at the Tourney of Ymir, Febuary 13th-15th, 2004, to benefit the American Breast Cancer Foundation.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-01-20 04:07
Their Majesties JoeAngus and Phaedra of the Kingdom of Calontir have announced the upcoming investiture of the new Baron and Baroness of Three Rivers.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-01-20 04:06
IAfrica: A replica of an 8th century Indonesian ship will retrace an ancient trade route between Asia and Africa.
Submitted by Justin on Mon, 2004-01-19 17:45
SCAtoday.net's Publisher, Iustinos Tekton, provides 82 photos from Royal Court at last weekend's Twelfth Night celebration, and a brief review of a feast that was saved from near-disaster.
Submitted by Anonymous on Mon, 2004-01-19 17:40
A brand new household in the Middle Kingdom made its debut at the 12th Night Event in the Barony of the Middle Marches.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-01-19 08:10
Laurellen de Brandevin, of the Kingdom of AnTir, has been working on a survey project relating to the Divine Right of Kings in the SCA.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-01-18 20:09
News Herald: Paula Evans Neuman reports on SCA fencing in Southern Michigan in an article for the News-Herald.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-01-18 10:28
Herbalists in the Kingdom of Calontir have formed an interest group for the study of herbs and plants.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-01-18 10:14
Guardian Unlimited: The Museum of London has 20,000 skeletons in its closet and is being urged to give them Christian burial.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-01-17 22:14
IOL: An excavation for a new subway in Naples, Italy has unearthed a 2nd century Roman ship complete with hundreds of amphorae.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-01-17 08:56
Lady Katerina da Brescia, Kingdom of Lochac A&S Minister, has announced the winners of the recent 12th Night A&S Competition, along with new photos of entries.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-01-17 08:42
News Telegraph: Students taking GCSE history examinations will be able to evaluate television programs and museums as part of their course work.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-01-16 18:06
Delaware News Journal: The push for higher test scores has generated new interest in the study and teaching of Latin in America's classrooms.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-01-16 14:32
A beautiful collection of portraits taken by professional photographer Kevin Connery is now available online.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-01-16 14:32
East Anglian Daily Times: Macabre finds at Suffolk, England's Rookyard Farm have residents wondering about witchcraft.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2004-01-15 22:36
Mythos Productions, the film company that made "In Service to the Dream," is currently selling off the last of the copies of the SCA documentary. The company will *not* be going out of business, but will be closing its store.