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Across the Editor's Desk
WE arrive home at night, dog-tired, and go to bed early. In the predawn hours, the telephone shocks us into painful wakefulness. A drunk in Joe's bar...
Sponsorship Comes Naturally (by The Lifeline)
ALL THE STANDARD DEFINITIONS given the word sponsorship would be misleading if applied to the relationship known by that term in AA circles....
Across the Editor's Desk
HELPING an obviously low-bottom drunk because this is a shareable program . . . and not a demonstration of how democratic we've become. Avoiding...
The Unshakable Knowledge (by J. Mck.)
SINCE the "New Grapevine" appeared, room has been found for a series of articles by Bill, by "J. P. L." of Philadelphia, and from doctors and...
Fiji Postscript (by Mrs. J. F. S.)
CLOSE on our printer's deadline came another letter from Fiji bearing tidings of an erstwhile Loner's prayers being answered . . . in the space of...
From the Grass Roots (by S. J. M.)
FIGHTING hard I have just escaped from the clutches of the devil alcohol and day by day I am gaining courage and strength to push him back for...
From the Grass Roots (by R. G. F.)
Ed. note--This letter, which arrived too late for including under the flag of the country whose postmark it carried, demonstrates how "life goes on"...
AA Around the World
THE TRUSTEES of the General Service Board of AA have approved the 1958 Conference recommendation for a Twenty-fifth International AA Convention at...
From the Grass Roots (by Frank B.)
Each year we receive many "Christmas-y" items long after our December issue has gone to press. Last year we decided to save one or two . . . and here...
Purky's Tale (by F. W.)
THEY call me Purky. I'm a short haired American tabby. I live on Long Island with my boss--and he really thinks he is. The first glimpse I had of him...