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The Fifth Year

(No Title) -- Atenveldt
May, 1970

Michael of Moria resigned as Seneschal. Charles of the JAC’s was his successor.

“My first resignation of several. I used this tactic a couple of times to get the monarch's attention about policies and activities which I thought detrimental to Atenveldt. Being listed as the "legal agent" gave the post a certain status that the younger, less experienced fighters mistook for importance. In actuality, it only meant that if we had ever been sued, I was the one who would have been served. Charles took the post and did a fine job.” – Michael of Moria

Description of this event, © Copyright 1980 by William R. Keyes (Wilhelm von Schlüssel)
This is from The History of the West Kingdom, Volume 1 (the only volume produced). When reading this text, please keep in mind the following disclaimer:

Disclaimer: This history may have errors in it, as much of the detail is “remembered” history, or as one of the cover pages of the original type-written manuscript states “The material within is derived from the information printed in The Crown Prints and in The Page, and from the memories of the participants.” The original document was typed on onion-skin paper, with hand-written notes (often in the margins). All attempts have been made to reconcile the notes with the original document.

Annotations, when they are added, are from The Annotated History of the West, Volume 1, which is the same text as Master Wilhelm's mentioned above, with commentary from members of the SCA who were active at the time of the event, and are added to help clarify questions and expand on what happened and why. This volume is copyright © Ken Mayer (Hirsch von Henford).

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