To all unto whom these letters come, pay heed to the words of <King>, most noble King of Artemisia, and <Queen>, Our gracious Queen. The Order of the Pillar of Artemisia was established to recognize and honor those who have given exemplary service to Our realm. This self-sacrifice and dedication contribute to the good of all and make everyone's burden easier to bear. Thus does it please Us to honor <name> for freely giving of (his/her) time and effort by creating (him/her) a Companion of the Order of the Golden Pillar of Artemisia. Let none contest Our will in this matter, as it is right and justly done. Decreed by Our word and attested to below by Our royal hands this ___ day of ___, Anno Societatis ___, being the year two thousand in the Common Era.
Rex Gryphus Regina
All persons cease your current endeavors and harken unto the words of your most august monarchs, <King> and <Queen>, by unbroken line of descent King and Queen of Artemisia. By service to the Realm may one achieve a great hallmark of the Dream. Although many aspire to such service, the self sacrifice and dedication of some far surpasses that of their fellows, serving as a beacon for others to follow. Through Our own observations and the recommendations of many trustworthy advisors, We find that <name> is such a beacon. Through (his/her) unstinting service (he/she) has considerably enriched Our realm. In recognition thereof it is Our intention to create (him/her) a Companion of the Golden Pillar of Artemisia. Well and justly done by Our hands this ___ day of ___, Anno Societatis ___, being the year two thousand in the Common Era.
Rex Artemisius Regina
With these presents be it known to all that <name>, having given of (himself/herself) most nobly in service to the
, does greatly deserve Our
reward. Therefore We, <King> and <Queen>, King and Queen of
Artemisia, do admit (him/her) to the most generous and forthright Order of the
Golden Pillar of Artemisia. Done this ___ day of ___, Anno Societatis ___,
being the year two thousand in the Common Era, at <event> in Our
<S.C.A. group>. Kingdom of Artemisia
Rex Gryphus Regina
[Source: Kingdom of Artemisia Scribal Handbook Part II (pdf)]