Archive - Sep 23, 2009

Res Ducis training videos on YouTube

Duke Gaston, of the Res Ducis, challenges other Dukes of the SCA to post training videos on YouTube. To take part in the challenge, Dukes must "post at least one video per month for 12 consecutive months starting in August."

Lost William Weston letter documents English exploration of North America

Experts at England's Bristol University are excited by the discovery of a "long-lost" letter written by King Henry VII which references the voyage of merchant William Weston to the new World in 1499. (photo)

Three elevated at Midrealm's Harvest Days

Mistress Helewyse de Birkestad, Baroness of Red Spears, reports that at Harvest Days in the Canton of Winged Hills, Middle Kingdom, Their Majesties Eikbrandr and Runa elevated three members of Their populace to Peerages. Several members of the populace took photos of the two courts.