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The Fortieth Year

DarkMark Madness & Salamander Shoot -- Darkwood / Westermark

July 8-10, 2005 (AS XL)

(?),
Half Moon Bay, CA

From The Page (June, 2005):

Come join the merry mad folk of the Westermark for our annual Madness event! This year's theme is "Driving Your Mother to Madness" and a full slate of activities is being planned with this noble goal in mind, including the first annual Running with Scissors Relay (in armor, of course). There will be fun, games, and fighting - points will be awarded for the annual Westermark Thug competition. Enter the arts and sciences contests! Buy stuff at our fundraiser! Join us for the annual Westermark Madness Potluck Feast! Then come and witness the incomparable Marquee competition, with a reenactment of last years "Scotchtoberfest" winner. You'll laugh! You'll cry! You'll kiss six bucks good-bye! For up-to-date info, see the web site (website address omitted).

Site Information: The site fee is $6 for members and $9 for non-members, children under 12 are $3,5 and under free. Note that there is NO potable water source at the site, please bring your own, and a bit to share. The site opens at noon on Friday and closes at 6 pm on Sunday.

Autocrat: George of Berwick (contact info omitted).


Historian Note: In the July issue of The Page, the name of the event was changed from "Westermark Madness" to what is shown above. The event copy also changed ...:

From The Page (July, 2005):

We are joining with owe neighbors of Darkwood to bring you "DarkMark Madness and Mad Salamander Shoot"! Darkwood's Archery Tourney will be held in conjunction with Westermark Madness at our Half Moon Bay site. Come join the merry mad folk of the Westermark for our annual Madness event! This year's theme is "Driving Your Mother to Madness" and a full slate of activities is being planned with this noble goal in mind, including the first annual Running with Scissors Relay (in armor, of course). There will be fun, games, and fighting - points will be awarded for the annual Westermark Thug competition. Enter the arts and sciences contests! Buy stuff at our fundraiser! Join us for the annual Westermark Madness Potluck Feast! Then come and witness the incomparable Marquee competition, with a reenactment of last years "Scotchtoberfest" winner. You'll laugh! You'll cry! You'll kiss six bucks good-bye! For up-to-date information, see the web site (website address omitted). For all ARCHERY-related questions, contact the Darkwood Archer, Robert 'Salamanders-bane' (contact info omitted).

Site Information: The site fee is $6 for members and $9 for non-members, children under 12 are $3, 5 and under free. Note that there is NO potable water source at the site, please bring your own, and a bit to share. The site opens at noon on Friday and closes at 6 pm on Sunday.

Autocrat: George of Berwick (contact info omitted).

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