Kingdom Arms by Robin of Thornwood Calligraphy by Robin of Thornwood Populous Badge by Robin of Thornwood

The Seventh Year

Twelfth Night Yule Feast -- Barony of Three Mountains
January 12, 1973

From The Page (January, 1973):

The Barony will hold a Yule Feast and wedding on January 12, 1973, at the Beaver Building (address omitted), Portland, Oregon. (The didn't tell us the time. Ask the Autocrat. Presumably evening.) Bring your own everything; minstrels, please bring instruments and prepare to play. Gentlemen, please bring swords for an arch thereof for the wedding of Lady Lorisse of Eaglesloffte and Lord Erliss of Greylizard. Another feature of the evening will be the knighting of Jerald of Galloway. (We thought he had already been knighted, but you can ask the Autocrat about that too.) For further details, including how to get there, communicate with the Autocrat, Lady Sumingo of House Amaranth (address/phone omitted).

From the History (by Wilhelm):

Held at the Beaver Building, Portland, OR. Sumingo of Aramanth was the autocrat. Erliss of Greylizard and Lorisse of Eaglesloffte were wed.

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).

[Back to Year VII]     [Main Page for the History]     [Who's Who]

The West Kingdom History Website was created by and is maintained by Hirsch von Henford (mka Ken Mayer).