Vote For Glass Hammer - Tolkien Award

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Post by johnc » Sun Jun 25, 2006 10:55 pm

Awright!!! Congratulations, GH and AHS!!! :D :D :D
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Post by dr.amy » Wed Jul 12, 2006 4:49 pm

Thanks to everyone for your support in the Imperishable Flame Awards, and congratulations to Glass Hammer! It was an honor to win the award, but it was just as great an honor to have the chance to deliver Glass Hammer's acceptance speech in the band's absence and accept the award on GH's behalf.

Lord of the Rings actors Bruce Hopkins (Gamling) and Craig Parker (Haldir) presented the awards. If anyone is interested, there are pictures of the ceremony here:
http://share.shutterfly.com/action/welc ... A4&notag=1

(Yes, I'm the short hobbit they put on a chair so I could see over the podium :D )

Thanks again!
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-J.R.R. Tolkien, from a 1958 speech

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Post by Bnielsen » Wed Jul 12, 2006 6:28 pm

Can we get a copy of the text of the GH speech?

Ah! here it is: http://www.ghfan.net/news.html

Very well written GH!
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