Pelican

Order of the Pelican

Ximon Martillo de Cordoba to be elevated at West June Crown

Mistress Alison Gray and Countess Aricia Jehanne Deveraux are pleased to announce the elevation of Ximon Martillo de Cordoba, formerly of Ansteorra, to the Order of the Pelican.

Two to be elevated at West Kingdom Crown Tournament

Viscount Richard de Camville has announced that a vigil will be held June 22, 2007 for Sir Bjorn Jorsalfar of Bearhaven, OL and Mistress Hilarie the Puppeteer, OL who will be elevated into the Order of the Pelican by Their Majesties Jade and Kaaren of the West Kingdom at Their Crown Tourney the following day.

Sarah MacGregor to be elevated at Loch Bais' Birthday Bash

Master Erik of Telemark of the Kingdom of Gleann Abhann reports that THLady Sarah MacGregor will sit vigil June 23, 2007 in contemplation of her elevation to the Order of the Pelican.

Two peers made in Atlantia

Lady Glynis Gwynedd reports that Their Majesties of the Kingdom of Atlantia recognized the achievements of Master Asim and Countess Denise Duvalier by elevating them to the peerage at Their recent Coronation.

One elevated, one vigiled in AEthelmearc Court

Giulietta da Venezia, Reporting Herald, reports that at the Canterbury Tales event in Their Barony-Marche of the Debatable Lands, Their Majesties, Christopher and Morgen, King and Queen of Æthelmearc, elevated one citizen to the Order of the Pelican and placed another on vigil for the Order of the Laurel.

Baroness Alexandra dei Campagnella placed on Pelican vigil

Baroness Alexandra dei Campagnella was recently invited into the Order of the Pelican by Her Majesty Brigh of the Middle Kingdom, at the Candlemas Tourney at the Shire of Dragonsmark on February 24th XLII A.S.

Peers created in Atlantia

At the recent Tournament of Love and Beauty hosted by the Barony of Ponte Alto, Their Majesties of the Kingdom of Atlantia created two new peers and placed one other on vigil for future elevation.

Master Creature Twyne Dragon elevated in AEthelmearc

Giulietta da Venezia, Reporting Herald for Twelfth Night, reports that Their Majesties, Christopher and Morgen, King and Queen of Æthelmearc invited Master Creature Twyne Dragon into the Order of the Pelican at the recent Twelfth Night celebration in the Shire of King's Crossing.

Jadwiga joins Calontir Pelicans

Baroness Jadwiga Marina Majewska was admitted to the Order of the Pelican on February 3 by TRM Tristram and Caillin, with TRH Lorell and Cadfael in attendance.

Rivka Vladimirovna Rivkina vigiled in the Outlands

The Honorable Lady Rivka Vladimirovna Rivkina has been placed on vigil by Their Majesties of the Kingdom of the Outlands to contemplate entry into the Order of the Pelican.

Sir Edward the Red to Become Pelican

At the recent Day of the Troubadours in the Kingdom of Ealdormere, Sir Edward the Red was asked to enter the Order of the Pelican.

Atlantia to make several peers

In the Kingdom of Atlantia, the recent Crown Tournament and War of the Wings events became venues at which Their Majesties summoned forth a total of three noble lords, who will be offered elevation to Peerage in early 2007.

Pictures from Royal Court at Caerthen A&S

Arwen Southernwood from the Kingdom of the Outlands has posted photos from the recent A&S Competition event held in the Barony of Caerthe (Denver, Colorado).

New Laurel and Pelican in Drachenwald

At Kingdom University in Drachenwald this last weekend, Lady Stella Seraphina von Leuchtenberg was elevated to the Order of the Laurel (for her cooking arts) and Lord George Fitzhume was elevated to the Order of the Pelican by King Michael and Queen Moira.

Viscountess Elisabeth Renee de Champagne to be Elevated to Pelican

At the upcoming Twelfth Night/Coronation celebration in the Kingdom of the West, Viscountess Elisabeth Renee de Champagne will be elevated by Their Majesties Rolf and Aurora to the Order of the Pelican. The elevation will take place January 6, 2007.

Two Elevated in Oertha

Lady Megan reports that two citizens of the Principality of Oertha (Alaska) in the Kingdom of the West, were recently elevated to peerages.

Baroness Anne Bigod Vigiled in the Outlands

Baroness Anne Bigod recently sat vigil to contemplate entry into the Order of the Pelican.

Baron Rory ua Riada to be Elevated to Peerage

Master Erik of Telemark has announced that Baron Rory ua Riada will be elevated to the Order of the Pelican by Their Majesties of Gleann Abhann on October 7, 2006.

Pelican Elevation Scheduled for Meridian Grand Tournament

Meistres Bronwen o Gydweli is delighted to announce that the elevation of her protegé, The Honorable Lady Molli Rose Kekilpenny, to the Order of the Pelican will take place on Saturday September 30th at Meridian Grand Tournament.

The Pelican's Version of Who Won the XXth War of the Lilies

At the final court at Calontir's XXth War of the Lilies, concerning the war's theme of Laurels versus Pelicans, the Head Instigators for the Pelicans produced and read the following documentation of how the winner of the war was determined:

Pelican Injured in Caid

A Caidan pelican (the kind with feathers, not the kind wearing a medallion) was injured on Pacific Coast Highway in Orange County, California on Thursday as a car struck her. Though the driver was sober, wildlife officials say that the pelican was "probably intoxicated."

Elevation in Meridies

Mistress Constance Aveline Merrifield and Master Sir Robert Hightower have announced that Baron Salih of Aksaray will sit vigil before his elevation into the Order of the Pelican, at Meridies, Shire of Thorngill's July Feast, July 8th.

Catherine Lorraine of Stonegate Manor to be Elevated in the West Kingdom

Mistress Isela di Bari and Mistress Theiadora Groves have announced that Catherine Lorraine of Stonegate Manor will sit vigil before her elevation to the Order of the Pelican at the upcoming West Kingdom June Crown.

Laurels & Pelicans Face Off at Lilies War

Conde Fernando Rodriguez de Falcon and Comtesse Lyriel de la Foret of the Kingdom of Calontir send warnings about rumblings among the Peers in their Kingdom to be resolved at this year's Lilies War: Laurels vs. Pelicans.

Midrealm Crown Tourney pictures online

Master Phillip the Pilgrim has uploaded pictures of Midrealm's Spring Crown Tourney to his (brand new!) Flickr account.

Pelican Rolling Pin at V&A

The Victoria and Albert Museum in London is in possession of a unique artifact: a "culinary roller" dating to 1598 and bearing, among other decorations, a "pelican in her piety." One may only speculate possible SCA uses for this item.

Four elevated to the peerage at Rowany Festival.

At the Rowany Festival, held over Easter in the Kingdom of Lochac, Their Majesties Aedward and Yolande recognised the magnificent achievements of four of Their populace by elevating them to the peerage.

High Inquisitional Council of Peerages cries foul on Aoife's Links

Pursuant to new SCA corporate-level administrative sanctions, a High Inquisitional Council of Peers met recently behind closed doors and voted to censure Dame Aoife Finn of Ynos Mon, creator of the popular Aoife's Links column. SCAtoday.net has learned that the worst may be yet to come.

New Atlantian Pelican joins the flock

Their Royal Majesties of Atlantia, Janos & Rachel, elevated Lady Ysolt la Bretonne to the Order of the Pelican at the 31st Tourney of YMIR held in the Barony of Windmasters' Hill.

Tatiana Melville Elevated at Haire Affaire

Viscountess Elashava bas Riva, Seneschal of the Kingdom of Northshield, reports on a Haire Affaire, a recent event in the Kingdom, and on the elevation of Tatiana Melville to the Order of the Pelican. Her Excellency also posts photos.