Here begins the Report of the Court of Gareth and Juliana, King and Queen of Æthelmearc, at Gulf Wars, March 17 AS 56, with Their Heirs Byron and Ariella, jorundr hinn rotinn, Silver Buccle Herald reporting.
Their Majesties thanked everyone who traveled to Gulf Wars from Æthelmearc. Though the attendance was low, the Kingdom made a big impact.
Their Majesties awarded the Golden Thorn to the following gentles for their valor on the battlefield: Sir Beatrix Krieger, Sir Marek Viacheldrago, Lord Bjarki Rickardson, Duke Christopher Rawlyns. Master Anais Fenne, and Lady Fuji-na no Takako.
Their Majesties inducted Duchess Anna Leigh into the Order of the Cornelian in abstentia for her unending courtesy and ability to make friends for Æthelmearc everywhere she goes. Scroll illuminated by Lorelai Sowards with words and calligraphy by Queen Juliana.
Rhys Talon was summoned before Their Majesties. His fighting prowess has been noted, and thus Their Majesties were pleased to Award him Arms. Scroll by Mairghead Stoibheard inghean ui Choinne.
Their Majesties next sought Greniadr Snæbrima. Tales of his service around his home Barony of Blackstone and his skill in heavy combat have reached Their Majesties ears, thus They were minded to Award him Arms. Scroll by Jon Blaestan.
Their Majesties called for Baroness McKenna Henderson to present herself before Them. McKenna has been a constant aid to Their Majesties during Their Reigns as Mistress of Hounds, retainer, Chancellor, and Reign Coordinator. Thus, Their Majesties awarded her an Æthelmearc Award of Excellence. Scroll with words by Queen Juliana, and Calligraphy and Illumination by Maria Cristina de Cordoba and Alaxandair Ó Conchobhair.
Her Majesty presented tokens to Sir Marek Viacheldrago and Master Annais Fenne for Their second place finish in the Diamond Tourney as Æthelmearc’s representatives, and Sir Beatrix Krieger for her performance in the Heroic Champions.
Her Majesty wished to name not just one inspiration for the event, since Gulf Wars lasts a week, so she named Sir Beatrix Krieger, Mistress Illadore de Bedegrane, and Mistress Kilde Jurgenstochter her inspirations for the War.
Their Majesties awarded every citizen of Æthelmearc who traveled to Gulf Wars a Golden Escarbuncle. The list follows (note from the herald if you are not included here and attended Gulf Wars please let me know) Benjamin, Illadore De Bedegrayne, Marek Viacheldrago, Sybilla Julianna Daetwyller, Jean Philippe Dit La Barbe Rousse, Rhys Talon, Kara Ivarsdottir, Kelda Ferch Ystwyth, Gwendolyn The Graceful, Christopher Rawlyns, Morgen Of Rye, Fuji’na No Takako, Friderich Swartzwalder, Oddkatla Jonsdottir, Biorn Inn Digri, Nichola Beese, Anias Fenne, Leah Of The Debatable Lands, Cristina Inghean Ghriogair, John The Pell, Magariki Katsuichi No Koredono, Snorri Skyti Bjarnarsson, Thomas Byron Of Haverford, Ariella Of Thornbury, Isabele of Dunbar, Dibora Schmolser, Charles McCowan, Mathias diLupo Corsi, Cardyn Minelli, Davin ap Einion, Nycaise D’Ozier la Tailleresse, Sydney of Æthelmearc, Johann Wulfeken, Ayla Winters, Balthazar Thornguard, Alastar Scott MacCrummin, Brandubh Ó Donnghaile, Elizabeth Arrowsmyth, Anna Leigh, Dorothea Stark Schütz, jǫrundr hinn rotinn, Samuel Longsword, Beatrix Kreiger, Drogo Rabenwald, Tempest Rabenwald, McKenna Henderson, Bovi farmaðr, Torvald Torgarson, Gesa von Wellenstein, Edekyn O Fiehre, Katerina McGilledoroughe, and Geffrey Arrowsmyth.
Their Highnesses Byron and Ariella thanked the members of the camp and everyone who assisted Them in getting all the things that They need done so that They can do Their job as Æthelmearc’s Prince and Princess and have a fun War.
Their Majesties wished everyone a fun rest of the war and safe travels.
Silver Buccle Herald