Re: [Ayreton] Award Recommendations and History Lesson
- Craig wrote:
>Looks like the entire Chicagoland area groups were recognized forI've asked my lady (who was not active locally at the time, but shortly
>service at the same time.
>I know Grey Gargoyles had just hosted the Coronation of Talymar gan y
>Llyn and Valmai Arcalien earlier that month and that the awards were
>granted at the Crown Tourney won by Laurelen Darksbane and Ithriliel
>Does anyone know more of the story? Sounds like it would have been a
>very exciting moment during Court to watch all of these groups
>recognized together. If you know, please share – I'd love to hear the
afterwards), and she had vague memories of 2 possibilities. The first is
that the Coronation of Talymar and Valmai may have been organized on
The other is that at some time, Talymar made a progress through the
western portions of the Midrealm, and the Chicago-area groups hosted him
during this. He and his entourage were housed, fed, and gifts were made
during a several-week period, during which he traveled to events further
west (into what is now Northshield), and returned to our area rather
than all the way eastward.
Hopefully this will spark other memories.