From the December 1949 magazine.

The Arena

J.O. and H.S.--the last round

LOOK, fellows--you are all AAs, and no matter what town group you are in, whether it be New York or Nyssa, Oregon, you are a member of that group for that night.

Whenever you visit another group, look around before and after the meeting and pick out someone who stands alone--he may be new or old in AA. He is backward by nature or an introvert while sober, but an extrovert while drinking. He is the boy who needs your help. So give, brother, give, and you will make him feel better as well as yourself. You won't need that slap on the back to be told what a wonderful guy you are, as we all did when drinking the Old Rock and Rye.

-- Doc

Nyssa, Oregon

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