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The Sixth Year

Winter Solstice Revel -- Barony of Three Mountains
December 19, 1971

From The Page (December(?), 1971:

The Wintoer Solstice Revel of the Barony of Three Mountains will be held on Saturday, December 18, from sunset to sunrise, at (address omitted). Events will include marry making, medieval street songs, and the wedding of Gilmirron of the Blue Flame to Lady Sumingo of the House of New Midgard. For confirmation cotnact Gerard of the Roses at (phone omitted), or Baron Frederick of the West Tower at (phone omitted).


From the History (by Wilhelm):

Held at Rose Castle, Portland, OR. Gerard of the Roses was autocrat. The revel featured the wedding of Gilmirron of the Blue Flame to Sumingo of the House of New Midgard.


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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