From the July 1959 magazine.

Pro and Con


Brief comments and excerpts from letters containing opinions pro and/or con specific items (including the grapevine itself) will appear in this corner from time to time

ACCORDING to an article appearing in the March issue of the Grapevine, there are certain words--such as "spiritual," "God," and "permanent sobriety"--which are particularly offensive to an alcoholic, and in order to protect the super-sensitive AA prospect, the author states, "We have developed sort of a kid-glove method of introducing the AA program."

-- D. S.

San Mateo, California

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