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Michaelmas is the name of a Christian feast day, celebrated on September 29. The festival, commemorating Saint Michael the Archangel, is used to mark the end of an agricultural year, and is also celebrated by police officers, who Michael is the patron saint of.
- Sumner, Christian; Shotten, Brian; Owen, Michael, eds (9 November 2005). Resident Evil Archives: Umbrella's Virus Uncovered. Translated by Zpang America, Inc.. BradyGames. ISBN 0744006554.
- ↑ Excerpt from Resident Evil Archives, page 296:
"A celebratory event that took place in Raccoon City every year on September 29. Derived from Saint Michael in a Christian appreciation of the harvest season."
- ↑ Resident Evil Archives, page 296