August 4th, 2004
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2004-08-04 09:45
Citing legal liability concerns and a policy decision from the Society and Pennsic Autocrat levels, the Pennsic Chirurgeonate has announced that self-service over-the-counter medications will no longer be available at Chirurgeons' Point.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-08-04 08:57
Sovany Barcsi Janos, New Groups Coordinator for the Kingdom of Drachenwald, has announced that the Shire of Aventiure has become a full status chapter of the Society for Creative Anachronism.
Submitted by Aoife on Wed, 2004-08-04 08:48
This week, Dame Aoife offers her links about how to write letters forsoothly and includes links on how to write award recommendations.
Submitted by Karen on Tue, 2004-08-03 15:58
The Progress-Index visits the the Canton of River's Point at their "Last Chance" event.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-08-03 12:17
Despina de la Brasov has announced that there will be a Known World Scribal Gathering at the Middle Kingdom Royal Encampment at this year's Pennsic War.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-08-02 18:27
The Society Marshal for Combat Archery is wishing to have as many Combat Archers as possible answer a small survey for her about yourself and the equipment you use, to get a general feel for these things across the Society.
Submitted by Justin on Mon, 2004-08-02 10:53
Dame Katharine of Cate Hall, the Aten Signet, provides a detailed Court Report and a photo album from Their Majesties' Court in the Barony of Ered Sul.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-08-02 09:26
Count Valharic, the Atlantian Warlord, has announced the list of unbelted fighters chosen for the Pennsic War.
Submitted by Anonymous on Mon, 2004-08-02 08:02
Born in New York City, but now living in Paris, Baron Raphael di Angelo plans to fight over one thousand rapier opponents at Pennsic 33, fulfilling a "personal challenge."
Submitted by JaneStockton on Sun, 2004-08-01 18:30
The archaeological dig at Fetternear House in rural Aberdeenshire, Scotland, does not focus on finding objects so much as studying the lives of the residence's owners, several bishops.
Submitted by Anonymous on Sun, 2004-08-01 15:06
Archaeologists from Basilicata University in Italy are excavating part of the southwestern edge of Pompeii, revealing a civilization that predates even the Romans.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-08-01 10:08
There will be a gathering for young adults ages 16-20 at the Kingdom of Atenveldt Royal Encampment at this year's Pennsic War.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-07-31 18:22
Idaho Falls, Idaho artist William Lloyd gives Denver Post staff reporter Chi-Chi Zhang a glimpse of the world of Renaissance art at the Larkspur Renaissance Festival. Lloyd is an artisan who makes and sells intricately-carved ivory and bone knives and sword handles.
Submitted by Gracey on Sat, 2004-07-31 15:02
U.S. researchers have unearthed what they say may be the oldest known brewery in the Andes, a pre-Incan plant at least 1,000 years old that could produce drinks for hundreds of people at one sitting.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Sat, 2004-07-31 07:22
A rare bronze roundel discovered under a stairway in Devon, England, has brought nearly UK£7 million in a recent auction, a record for a Renaissance piece.
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2004-07-30 16:49
Aine nic Llyr, who is in charge of Logistics and Fundraising for the Pennsic Chirurgeonate, asks gentles, including non-medical volunteers such as scribes, who plan to volunteer at Chirurgeon's Point this year to contact her, so she can make personalized name tags.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-07-30 14:20
A heavy-fighting tournament by members of the Rochester, NY chapter of the Society for Creative Anachronism was part of the city's first Camelot Faire, which took place recently in Washington Square Park.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-07-30 11:24
Ruslan Novgorodcev has announced the list of unbelted champions for the East Kingdom who will participate in this year's Pennsic War.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-07-30 10:36
Come and join us for the anniversary celebrations of the Canton of Boise Ardent! The feasts of Boise Ardent are known for their abundance, their quality and their conviviality.
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2004-07-30 09:49
Who among our readers doesn't secretly dream of living in a medieval castle, except without all the draftiness and lack of plumbing? A company in An Tir combines modern features with medieval construction — and they offer a discount for SCAdians!
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-07-30 09:16
No, please don't bring roadkill with you to Pennsic! "Dead Rabbits" is Edward Zifran of Gendy's nickname for the "Hiring Hall" which places Pennsic volunteers.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-07-30 08:52
Carla Roccapriore of the Reno Gazette Journal spoke with SCA member Scott Wills of Chino, CA at a recent Scottish festival.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Thu, 2004-07-29 20:23
A new study shows that Viking men had the same performance concerns as their modern brothers.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-07-29 15:56
Librarins of the Known World unite! Or at least get together to meet each other at Pennsic War!
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-07-29 11:21
Uther and Kaaren, King and Queen of the West, have placed Geoffrey Scott on vigil for knighthood and charged him to undertake 1500 fights at the Pennsic War.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-07-28 19:04
Kirstin inn Tasaldaaka has posted photos from the recent Coronet Tourney in the Principality of Oertha.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2004-07-28 17:40
The SCA Board of Directors has announced that applicants are being sought for the position of Society MOAS.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-07-28 17:24
Residents of the Bosnoan city of Mostar are celebrating the re-opening of an historic bridge across the Neretva River The original bridge was built in 1566 and then destroyed during the Bosnian War.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Wed, 2004-07-28 15:10
Visitors to the Cleethorpes Showground got to experience Viking life up close and personal when Regia Anglorum presented a Viking re-enactment weekend.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-07-28 14:08
Let it be known that the Best of Griffin's Tor Edition Two will take place on the weekend of the 30th and 31st of October 2004.