Diplomatic Mission to the Glitter Cliffs
This mission was organized by the Hands of Order in the aftermath of the Election Scandal of 3552. The envoys included a number of diplomats representing various regions of Shalomar (including Drenwen Lowenbrau, Don Angelo Moretti, Albrecht Grolsch, Larlene Dumont, Hyperion Treetender, and Beltram Anheuser Busch), various administrative personnel, and the adventurers Sir Reginald, Gary Coleman, Egg Shan, and Rabiznaz. The mission was a success: two gnomish ambassadors returned with the diplomats and negotiated a new trade agreement. Iron ore quickly began to flow from the Glitter Cliffs, helping to remedy the effects of the Iron Shortage.
The initial selection of diplomats was highly politicized, and some say the mission was not without its own scandals…