From the November 1975 magazine. First printed in June 1944.

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Two Yale Savants Stress Alcoholism as True Disease

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From the first issue of the Grapevine, June 1944

At the launching of the Grapevine, we wish to express our heartiest congratulations and best wishes for the success of this new publication. The invitation to contribute a note on the Yale Plan Clinics to the first issue of your journal confirms our belief in the close relation between the interests of Alcoholics Anonymous...

-- Howard W. Haggard, E. M. Jellinek