Amongst numerous letters postmarked 'Harwich' which arrived at the Knees Club in 1966 were several bearing the signature of KC member #17, John 'Purpleknees' Edward.
For all these years, John has keep his purple patellae under wraps. But in honour of his 2005 presentation of the Fab 40 to commemorate August 14th, member #17 has finally revealed all!
Non-members may be reeling with shock, but the Knees Club has always known that patellae are a thing of great beauty. This seemed a timely occasion to share a newspaper article on the subject by Christopher Ward, written in September 1967. Click on the columns to read What the Knees Foretell!
Mary Payne, Founder Member, #1