Order of Saint William the Cooper
Given to those persons who have done good works for the Barony and the People of the Barony. Individuals may receive this award multiple times, but not more than once in any four month period. The holders of this award shall be styled as Bearers of the Chalice of Saint William the Cooper and shall be entitled to place the initials B.C.W. after their names. Multiple recipients shall be styled "twice bearer of the chalice" or "thrice bearer" or "four times bearer," as appropriate. The insignia of the order shall be some rendition of a chalice, to be determined by the Caer Galen Ray-du-Soleil herald and registered when possible.
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Unto all those who come by these letters present do (name) and (name), Baron and Baroness of Caer Galen send joyous greetings. *
Cognizant of the great works and efforts for *
Our barony, willing that gratitude for deeds *
Our subjects do be expressed and recognized, *
Know ye all that (recipient's name) *
Is one who does more for Caer Galen than *
Expected by any stretch of Our imagination. *
In recognition whereof, We charge that (he/she) be hailed and welcomed to the Order as a [.../twice/thrice/etc.] Bearer of the Chalice of Saint William the Cooper.
Done by Our Hands this (date) day of (month), Anno Societatis (year), being (year) in the common reckoning of years.