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Concerted Church Program Accents 'the Disease Concept'
MADISON, WIS.--Madison churches are planning what could be the broadest campaign against alcoholism ever experienced anywhere. Meetings will be held on 32 consecutive days. . .in the Madison Churches on Alcoholism program. The object is to impress on alcoholics that their illness is treatable and to dispel the myth that there is a moral problem connected with it.
Fifty-nine churches have arranged to participate in the 32 meetings. Others are still being contacted, [About 80 finally joined in the effort.] Charles W. Anderson, president of the Fund for Action on Alcoholism here, said...