Archive - May 3, 2009 - Story

Huge cache of 17th century beads found in Georgia

A recently discovered large collection of glass beads dating to the 17th century proves that global trade had reached the shores of North America. The 70,000 beads, which included Venetian, Dutch, French and Chinese glass beads, were found at an excavation at the Santa Catalina de Guale Mission. (photo)

Sir Gabriel de Beaumont victorious in Lochac Crown Tournament

Godric of Twynham reports that Sir Gabriel de Beaumont, fighting for Mistress Constanzia Morales y de Zamora, was the winner of the May 2, 2009 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Lochac.