Fw: Boffer Equipment Lost
- Greetings to the Lists,
I am forwarding this missive which I received in the hopes that someone
might be able to help Lady Bridget and Lord Kuma to locate this equipment.
Please read their missive below.
A very tired Co-Main Autocrat
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> Lord Kuma and I were honored to be able to run the Youth Boffer Melees on
> Saturday afternoon of Estrella War. We counted 35 kids were able to play
> a time in the war melees; our Kinddom and Baronial armor and equipment was
> augmented by a number of the children who brought their own. The numbers
> those who could play at any one time were only limited by the quantity of
> armor we had on hand. We estimate that about 100 children were able to
> during the 2.5 hours the melee lasted. Much fun was had by all, and we
> glad to be able to share this growing enthusiasm for Boffers with children
> of other Kingdoms
> A sad note is that when the melee was over and we sorted out the armor and
> equipment into its respective Kingdom and Baronial armor bags, one
> set from the Barony of Altavia was missing. A Black youth hockey helmet,
> knee & elbow pads (like skateboarders use), a custom-made leather neck
> gorget and groin protection. Most are marked with the Green & White &
> of Altavia. It appears that the complete set of armor just walked off the
> field. The value of each set of armor is about $120, plus labor to make
> leather pieces.
> We inquired several times through the rest of the war at the Constables
> headquarters, hoping the missing armor would show up. But alas, not.
> Could you please check the Lost&Found again to see if it perhaps was
> returned, or located in the site clean-up?
> Could you please ask your populous if they would be so kind to check their
> own equipment to see if perhaps the armor mistakenly got brought home. See
> the CAID Youth Boffer Tournaments website for samples of the armor that we
> use. http://www.blazingsword.com/boffer/index.html
> Feel free to forward this plea to other kingdoms. We very much appreciate
> your help in this.
> I thank you in advance for your time and help,
> Lady Bridget Lucia MacKenzie
> Deputy for Boffers, Barony of the Angels
> Deputy to the Minister for Boffers, Lord Bjorn of the Kuma
> Kingdom of CAID