The Fellowship of the Ring

Probably the first organized Tolkien club, it was founded by Ted Johnstone in 1960 and held its organizational meeting at Pittcon. It dissolved in the mid-60s. It's clubzine was I Palantir and it provided prizes for Tolkien art in Worldcon art shows.

It had a British subgroup which included Ken Cheslin.

Members included Bruce Pelz.


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