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Full legal version of the charter posted in Restov, and a copy with the Guard Captain when sent to Oleg's trading post.

Ioseph Sellemius and Jamandi Aldori, by the Grace of the gods, Chief Swordlords of Restov,

For as much of you, ___________________, are going by our command, with some of our vassals and men, to explore and subdue some Territory in the Greenbelt, and it is hoped that by God's assistance, some of the said Territory in the Greenbelt will be explored and conquered by your means and conduct, therefore it is but just and reasonable, that since you expose yourself to such danger to serve us, you should be rewarded for it. And we being willing to honor and favor You for the reasons aforesaid: Our will is, that you, ________________­­­­______, after exploring and conquering the said Territories of the Greenbelt shall be be our Vice-Roy, and Governor in them, and that for the future, you may call and stile yourself, __________________________, and that your sons and successors in the said employment, may call themselves Dons, Vice-Roys, and Governors of them; and that you may exercise the office of, with the charge of Vice-Roy and Governor of the said lands, which you and your Lieutenants shall conquer, and freely decide all causes, civil and criminal, appertaining to the said employment of Vice-Roy, and Governor, as you shall think fit in justice, and as the governors of our kingdom use to do; and that you have power to punish offenders; and you and your Lieutenants exercise the employments of, Vice-Roy, and Governor, in all things belonging to the said offices, or any of them; and that you enjoy the perquisites and salaries belonging to the said employments, and to each of them, in the same manner as the High  of our kingdoms does. And by this our letter, or a copy of it signed by a Public Notary: We command the Dukes, Prelates, Marquises, Great Masters and Military Orders, Priors, Commendaries, our Counsellors, Judges, and other Officers of Justice whatsoever, belonging Courts, and Chancery, and Constables of Castles, Strong Houses, and others; and all Corporations, Bayliffs, Governors, Judges, Commanders, Sea Officers; and the Aldermen, Common Council, Officers, and Good People of all Cities, Lands, and Places in our Kingdoms and Dominions, and in those you shall conquer and subdue, and the captains masters, mates, and other officers and sailors, our natural subjects now being, or that shall be for the time to come, and any of them that when you shall have explored the said Territory in the Greenbelt; and you, or any that shall have your commission, shall have taken the usual oath in such cases, that they for the future, look upon you as long as you live, and after you, your son and heir, and so from one heir to another forever, and as Vice-Roy and Governor of the said territory, by you, ________________, explored and conquered; and that they treat you and your Lieutenants, by you appointed, for executing the employments of Vice-Roy, and Governor, as such in all respects, and give you all the perquisites and other things belonging and appertaining to the said offices; and allow, and cause to be allowed you, all the honors, graces, concessions, prehaminences, prerogatives, immunities, and other things, or any of them which are due to you, by virtue of your commands of , Vice-Roy, and Governor, and to be observed completely, so that nothing be diminished; and that they make no objection to this, or any part of it, nor suffer it to be made; forasmuch as we from this time forward, by this our letter, bestow on you the employments of, Vice-Roy, and perpetual Governor forever; and we put you into possession of the said offices, and of every of them, and full power to use and exercise them, and to receive the perquisites and salaries belonging to them, or any of them, as was said above. Concerning all which things, if it be requisite, and you shall desire it, We command our Chancellor, Notaries, and other Officers, to pass, seal, and deliver to you, our Letter of Privilege, in such form and legal manner, as you shall require or stand in need of. And that none of them presume to do anything to the contrary, upon pain of our displeasure, and forfeiture of 30 Knutts for each offence. And we command him, who shall show them this our Letter that he summon them to appear before us at our Court, where we shall then be, within fifteen days after such summons, under the said penalty. Under which same, we also command any Public Notary whatsoever, that he give to him that shows it him, a certificate under his seal, that we may know how our command is obeyed.

GIVEN at Restov, on the 20th of September, 4701.-

I, Governor of Restov Ioseph Sellemius, I, Lord Jamandi Aldori

By their Command,

Ivan Coloma

Secretary to the Regent of the Dragonscale throne.

Entered according to order.

RODERICK. STEVENLAD.

SEBASTIAN ADOLONA,

VLADID  PURTUN,

Councilors.

Registered

 

Be it so known that the bearer of this charter has been charged by the Swordlords of Restov, acting upon the greater good and authority vested within them by the office of the Regent of the Dragonscale Throne, has granted the right of exploration and travel within the wilderness region known as the Greenbelt.

Exploration should be limited to no farther than sixty miles North-West, sixty miles South, seventy-two miles south west, and twenty four miles South-east of Oleg’s Trading Post.

The carrier of this charter should also strive against banditry and other unlawful behavior to be encountered. The punishment for unrepentant banditry remains, as always execution by sword or rope.

So witnessed on this the 24th day on Aug under the watchful eye of the Lordship of Restov and authority granted by Lord Noleski Surtova current Regent of the Dragonscale Throne.

 

Signature of Recipient

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