From the September 1975 magazine.

About Alcoholism - Alcoholism Information, Research and Treatment

A Blow for Social Freedom

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.

Official functions in Australia now feature nonalcoholic beverages along with the spirits, because a recovering alcoholic doctor had the panache to tackle the Governor about it.

Dr. John Moon, president of the Australian Foundation on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, said the doctor, a friend of his in Canberra, was on the Governor's visiting list and always found at official...

-- The Journal (Addiction Research Foundation)