From the September 1966 magazine.

About Alcoholism - Alcoholism Information, Research and Treatment

Whence the Bad Effects. . .

Many of these items are contrary to AA philosophy. Their publication here does not mean that the Grapevine endorses or approves them; they are offered solely for your information.

In a recent presentation on the psychopharmacology of everyday things, Drs. Henry B. Murphree and Lillys M. Price, of the New Jersey Neuropsychiatric Institute, reported that the effects of alcoholic beverages were not limited to the main active ingredient--ethyl alcohol.

Whiskies and other alcoholic beverages also contain traces of many other substances named congeners. Some of...