Archive - Nov 1, 2007

[ATL] UnEvent

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Tired of all those fun filled days of frolic, fighting and general mayhem found at all those other events? Want to get down to business and talk policy? Then have we got the Event for YOU! Or, rather, have we got the UnEvent for you!

On Saturday, 1 December, 2007 all officers and members of orders are invited to travel to the fine lands of Hindscroft in modern Ramseur, NC to attend the glorious meetings at UnEvent. The site opens at 9 am with the first Location:
Canton of Hindscroft (Ramseur, North Carolina)

Leif Ericson Pictures

The "House of the Slippery Slope" household offers pictures from Calafia's Leif Ericson Tourney, including heavies, rapier, and youth combat.

[ART] One Thousand Eyes Baronial Birthday

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For twenty years, the proud peacock has spread its plumage over the Heart of these fair lands of Artemisia. Come join us in celebrating the twentieth birthday of the Barony of One Thousand Eyes!

During this wonderful event a new Baronial warlord will be chosen to lead our forces in combat. A three weapon tourney will be held to determine who most is worthy to hold this honorable title. This will be a round robin Location:
Barony of One Thousand Eyes (Idaho Falls, Idaho)

Robert Goulet, Broadway's Sir Lancelot, dies at 73

Robert Goulet, best known as Sir Lancelot in the original Broadway production of Lerner and Loewe's Camelot, has died in Los Angeles at the age of 73.

Quran from 1203 Sells at Christie's

A Quran, believed to be the oldest complete copy, circa 1203 C.E., was offered for sale through the Hispanic Society of America and sold to traders in London.

Report of the Roman invasion of Upper Meridies

Fl. Galerius Aurelianus, aka Padruig the Uncle in the SCA, reports on his recent attendance at the Legio V Alaudae Roman Festivus in Clarksville, Tennessee, where he took part in the encampment and gladiatorial combat.