In public consistory, at the time of the solemn and royal court held at the Shire of Hartshorn-dale, a brilliant assembly of dukes, counts and barons being in session, and a very great multitude of nobles and commoners standing before the most serene lord Matthias, King of the East, and Æsa feilinn, the Queen, for the purpose of exhibiting the fullness of justice to each person, the said king and the said queen, according to law, did do and cause to be done the following:
Item: The Shire of Hartshorn-dale presented Their Majesties various items to be used in the giving of royal gifts.
Item: His Majesty thanked his Rapier Champion, Millicent Rowan, for their good and faithful service and endowed them with the Sovereign’s Award of Esteem. Whereupon, their term as Champion being at its end, they were dismissed with the thanks of His Majesty.
Item: His Majesty invested Antonio Patrasso with the station, trappings, and blade of the Sovereign’s Rapier Champion, bade him join the Court, and gifted him with a document created by Keziah Planchet.
Item: Her Majesty thanked her Rapier Champion, Gerhardt von Hohensee, for his good and faithful service and endowed him with the Consort’s Award of Esteem. Whereupon, his term as Champion being at its end, the said Gerhardt was dismissed with the thanks of Her Majesty.
Item: Her Majesty invested Yehuda ben Moshe with the station, trappings, and blade of the Consort’s Rapier Champion, bade him join the Court, and gifted him with a document created by Keziah Planchet.
Item: Her Majesty Queen Æsa feilinn, His Highness Prince Emerson, and the assembled Companions of the Order of the Rose gave tokens to the following gentles who demonstrated courtesy and good countenance during the day’s tournament:
- Her Majesty Æsa feilinn gave her token to Master Thomas of Effingham
- Crown Prince Emerson gave his token to Phillipe Renault
- Duchess Diana gave her token to the mysterious yet kindly figure known only as “Chewie”
- Duchess Katherine gave her token to Baron Ciaran Ua Meic Thire
- Duchess Caoilfhionn gave her token to Maréchal Remy Delamontagne de Gascogne
- Countess Marguerite gave her token to Lady Kara Njalsdottir
- Countess Fortune gave her token to Baroness Liadan ingen Chineada
Item: Her Majesty granted keeping of the Cloak of Perseverance to Master Owynn Greenwood, who demonstrated great prowess and determination, despite being in recovery from serious injury.
Item: Their Majesties gifted the Award of Durga to Alfar of Eldvatten for his valor and pruance in the day’s lists.
Item: Their Majesties charged Master Robert Tytes with the running of the Toybox to the great joy and delight of the assembled children.
Item: With leave of Their Majesties, Mistress Elizabet Marshall announced the winners of the John Marshall atte Ford Memorial Pie Competition.
Item: Their Majesties called before the Tyger Thrones their good subject Mage Cunningghame, alias Blue, and thereupon endowed her with an Award of Arms as memorialized in a document created by Yasemin bint Al-Hajjar and Hassan ibn Abd’ al-Malik.
Item: Their Majesties awarded Arms to Fáelán Sinnach.
Item: Their Majesties caused Jakob Agnarsson to be brought before them and inducted the said Jakob into the Order of the Silver Wheel, as memorialized in a documented authored by Aislinn Chiabach and calligraphed and illuminated by Cwenthryth wine.
Item: The Order of the Silver Wheel being yet incomplete, Their Majesties summoned Bella Tessitore into their presence, whereupon they inducted the said Bella into the Order aforenamed as well as awarding her arms, as memorialized in a document created by Elizabeth of Roxbury Mill.
Item: Their Majesties called upon Liadan ingen Chineada to present herself before the Tyger Thrones, and the said Liadan so presenting herself, inducted her into the Order of the Silver Crescent by token of her long-standing and faithful labors on behalf of the Kingdom, the which deed was memorialized in a document authored by His Majesty’s own hand and calligraphed and illuminated by Maika Schrijver.
Item: Their Majesties summoned Hans von Bek, also called Hans ter Beke, into their Court and endowed him with the Order of the Silver Rapier, as set forth in a document created by Ysmay de Lynn.
Item: Their Majesties requested the presence of Kolosvari Arpadne Julia, known throughout the Society for her work in the Hungarian language and naming, and thereupon caused the said Julia to be made a member of the Order of the Maunche, and gifted her with tokens thereof, all as memorialized in a document created by Aleksei Dimitriev, Kolozsvári Arpád, and Palotzi Marta.
Item: Their Majesties called upon Robert Earlson to appear before the Tyger Thrones, whereupon they took testimony from certain Peers of the Realm concerning the merits of the said Robert, and then posed the question to the said Robert whether he would accept elevation to the Order of Defense. The said Robert responding in the affirmative, Their Majesties caused him to be inducted immediately into the Order aforenamed, to the great acclaim of the Companions thereof, as set forth in a document created by Thyra Eriksdotter and Alys Mackyntoich.
I do hereby bear witness and upon the strength of my signature confirm that the aforesaid was done upon Martinmas, being 11 November, in the 58th year of the Society.
Alys Mackyntoich, Eastern Crown Herald
Thomas de Castellan, Treblerose Herald