Archive - Jul 2004
Submitted by Karen on Wed, 2004-07-14 09:27
Siubhan inghean Alasdair, of the Barony of Stierbach in the Kingdom of Atlantia, shares a personal experience of how donated blood saved her life.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Tue, 2004-07-13 19:45
A newly-discovered secret crypt belonging to the once-powerful Medici family of Italy is expected to unravel many historical mysteries surrouding the family.
Submitted by Karen on Tue, 2004-07-13 17:48
Over five hundred mourners packed the First United Methodist Church in McKinney, Texas, to say farewell to Second Lieutenant Brian Smith, known in the SCA as Friedrich von Konigsburg.
Submitted by Aoife on Tue, 2004-07-13 12:14
This episode of the Links List is about Medieval Kitchens--not the food itself, but the place where it was prepared.
Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 2004-07-13 12:12
Lady Katerina da Brescia, Lochac Arts & Sciences Minister, has announced the results of the recent Kingdom A&S Competition.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-07-13 12:07
On Saturday, July 17th, the SCA Board of Directors is holding its quarterly meeting in the Embassy Suites hotel by the Philadelphia Airport, 9000 Bartram Avenue in Philadelphia, PA.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-07-13 10:56
Activities will include classes and demonstrations of medieval fighting, costuming, weaving, dying, woodworking, the bardic arts, and other diverse arts and sciences.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-07-13 10:47
Come and enjoy a weekend of fighting, arts and sciences and merriment with an English and Scottish theme.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-07-13 10:42
The information for Spring War X is now available.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-07-13 10:32
After some delays we have finally got confirmed dates and prices for this year's Benevolence Crusade!
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-07-12 22:29
Archaeologists have made an important discovery in Essex, England: a large Roman road connecting Essex and London and a whole new Roman town.
Submitted by eirik on Mon, 2004-07-12 18:52
Eirik Andersen's photos from Ealdormere War Practice VI are available on the TwoRavens.org web site.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-07-12 11:18
The days of summer dawn clear and warm, and the dreaded monster Grendel has dragged himself from the murky depths intent on laying waste to our fair shire once again!
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-07-12 11:12
Owen en Deredere has posted photos from Nibelungenkrieg VIII which took place July 2-6, 2004 in Euskirchen, Germany.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-07-12 10:52
The Barony of Stromgaard is hosting an Equestrian and Medieval Skills Ithra http://www.ithra.antir.sca.org/idisplay.php?topic=classes&it=5330&
Submitted by Karen on Mon, 2004-07-12 08:25
The article in The Tennesseean suggests that these fourteen "things you didn't know about King Arthur" will be surprises, but they may not have planned for SCAdian readers.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-07-11 19:47
Be very quiet! Florida State professor of anthropology Cheryl Ward is hunting pirates! Roman pirates!
Submitted by Karen on Sun, 2004-07-11 15:33
A documentary, airing on Wednesday, July 21, on PBS, examines Zheng He, a legendary Chinese admiral, and the spectacular Ming fleet of treasure junks he commanded in the early 15th century
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-07-11 12:20
A huge haul of Ming porcelain has been recovered from a shipwrecked Portuguese ship in waters off the coast of Malaysia.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-07-11 08:39
Pennsic-bound travelers using the turnpike will want to budget for an increase in tolls.
Submitted by nicolaa on Sat, 2004-07-10 18:24
His Highness, Prince Malik was placed on vigil for the Order of the Chivalry by TRM Berus and Marion at Ealdormere War Practice. Baroness Adrielle Kerrec was also placed on vigil for the Order of the Laurel for excellence in 14th century costume.
Submitted by ianuk on Sat, 2004-07-10 16:42
M'lord Sean Christopher Lyon was born July 7 to Mistress Magdelen Venturosa and His Lordship Simon MacFee.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-07-10 13:07
The Woodchester Pavement, a replica of the Great Orpheus Roman Pavement found at Woodchester Church, is on temporary display at Prinknash Abbey, near Painswick, England. Donation are being solicited to help purchase the pavement for its permanent home.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-07-10 09:35
Several hundred early Christian Byzantine artifacts which were stolen 30 years ago have been returned to the Republic of Cyprus.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-07-10 07:26
The Pennsic Independent will be in at a new location this year.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-07-09 23:08
Lord Berwyn has posted photos from the recent Atlantia Tournament of Chivalry.
Submitted by Anonymous on Fri, 2004-07-09 15:24
Mistress Eleanor, President of the Hug-a-Peer Foundation, has offered a few words of advice on the gentle art of caring for SCA Peers.
Submitted by Karen on Fri, 2004-07-09 15:20
The main attraction of the Leonardiano Museum, in Vinci, Italy, is a model of a self-propelled vehicle based on a drawing that Leonardo da Vinci created in 1478.
Submitted by arkell on Fri, 2004-07-09 10:52
From the BlackStar comes a proclamation from Their Majesties: The Charter for the Award of the Sable Shield of Ansteorra
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-07-09 10:49
A life-size painting of St. George dating from the Middle Ages has been discovered in St Cadoc's Church in Llangattock Lingoed, South Wales.