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The Twenty-fifth Year

Investiture - Principality of the Mists

November 17, 1990 (AS XXV)

From The Page (August, 1990):

The Principality of The Mists will hold their Fall Investiture, November 17, AS XXIV. At the Sebastopol Veterans Memorial Hall, in Sebastopol, west of Santa Rosa, CA, in the Shire of Wolfscairn. Lady Aldith Lightwicke (name), will be your AUTOCRAT. Look for further information in future Kingdom of the West Pages. Thank You.

From The Page (September, 1990):

Greetings to all Gentles of the West, Large & Small. This is the Mists Fall Investiture Autocrat, Lady Aldith Lightwicke, (name), with an update on the proceedings for this upcoming event. The Sebastopol Memorial Veterans Hall will open at 10 am & will close at 11 pm. SITE FEE: Adults, (13 yers. on up) will be $3. Smalls, (6-12), will be $1. Little Smalls, 5 & under are free. Dragons: PLEASE DRAGONPOOL, for there is limited housing for your dragons around the Hall. There is public housing for your dragons across the street. If you are planning on divulging in the alcoholic spirits, PLEASE have a designated dragon driver to drive you home. Yes, this is a WET SITE, but be discrete, for the local constabulary is a bit touch about imbibing alcoholic beverages in public. There will be a Black & White Masked Ball between the hours of 10 am & 12 noon. There will also be a Potluck Dinner with kitchen facilities for the Populace to use. Candles: They may be brought for the use of decorations ONLY, due to fire regulations. Use the 1st letter of your 20th century last name will designate the type of dishes to bring. A-H meat dishes; I-P deserts; Q-Z side dishes. Bread & cheese will be provided. I encourage you all to bring your banners to be displayed, or you may bring them to October Crown & give them to me then. TO ALL OFFICERS OF THE PRINCIPALITY OF THE MISTS: Please contact me at upcoming events or mail your requests for space if you need anything to displayed or for competitions. Mail to: (contact info omitted). Thank you.

DIRECTIONS: (omitted)

From The Page (November, 1990):

Greetings to all Gentles of the West, large and small. This is the Mists Fall Investiture Autocrat, Aldith Lightwicke, with an update on the proceedings for this upcoming event. The Sebastopol Memorial Veterans Hall will open at lOAM and will close at 11PM. Site fee: Adults $3 (13 years on up), Children $1 (6-12), Toddlers are free (5 and under).

Cars: PLEASE CARPOOL, for there is limited parking around the Hall. There is parking across the street. Yes, this is a WET SITE [Alcohol permitted]. There will be a Potluck Dinner with kitchen facilities. Candles: They may be brought for the use of decorations ONLY, due to fire regulations. Use the first letter of your 20th century last name to designate the type of dishes to bnng. A-H meat dishes; I-P deserts; Q-Z side dishes. Bread and cheese will be provided. I encourage all of you to bring your banners to be displayed.

CORRECTION: The Masque Ball is not limited to Black and White. And will be held after dinner. AUTOCRAT: Aldith Lightwicke (name/address). PHONE CONTACT: Siobhan of Cloverdell (name/phone).


The Silver Spoon competition for Fall Investiture is New World Foods. This is a very open competiton, designed to challenge your research skills. Any type of dish is possible, as long as it is made with a majority of new world items (50% or more). These can be anything from potatoes to chocolate to spices; It can be any type of dish: Drink Main Course, Side Dish, Bread or Dessert.

The winner will also receive a spiffy prize in addition to the normal Silver Spoon.

This is going to be a fun competition, Please Join Us!!!

For more information, contact Cillene MacRorie at (phone)

DIRECTIONS: (Omitted)

See photos from this event


Valgard Stonecleaver
Counter-ermine, a winged wolf
rampant within an orle of chain Or.
     
Megan nic Alister
of Thornwood

Azure, a pall voided
throughout between three
compass stars argent.
Arms by Khevron Oktavii Tikhikovich Vorotnikov


Description of this event (if any), taken from The Page, or from memory of at least one person who attended the event.


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