From The Page (March, 1990):
Greetings to the Known World! The Shire of Mountain's Gate is proud to anounce the completion of its 1st year as an official part of the Kingdom of the West. To celebrate this important occassion, we are holding an Anniversary Revel & Potluck Feast. There will be feasting, dancing, entertainment, & good company for all. There will be a Favor Contest (bring your most inspiring favor), a Secret Chivalry Contest (a secret judge will be looking for the most chivalrous & courtly behavior by a Lord or Lady during the day.), & a filk song contest will also be held (songs are to be from musicals of any kind (yes, Valgaard -- even the Rocky Horror Picture Show!) with extra points for a coherent & audible presentation). A dragon pinata & other activities are planned for the smalls. SITE FEE is $3; 12 & under, free. The site opens at 2 pm & closes at 12. The potluck will be at 5 pm, the dish should serve 8-10; by first letter of mundane last name: A-F dessert, G-L soup/salad, M-R bread/side dish, S-Z main dish. LOCATION: El Dorado Community Hall (details omitted).
AUTOCRAT: Lady Arielle of Amberood (name/contact info omitted).
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