Here's a piece I wrote about Chick & Co. After his brief career dissipated, Chick went to work as, I believe, a manager of a store. Ted Knibbs was run down by a bus and killed. For what it's worth, here is the piece I wrote and I'm pleased to see that fans are interested in the other acts on the Mersey scene, as so much information is already available about the Beatles.
When Ted Knibbs agreed to sign over his act, Billy Kramer & the Coasters (who had recently been voted No. 3 in the Mersey Beat Poll) to Brian Epstein, the Coasters refused to turn professional.
Knibbs, a pensioner who also contributed a