From the January 1976 magazine.

About Alcoholism - Alcoholism Information, Research and Treatment

Two Views of AA

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In Labor-Management Alcoholism Journal (National Council on Alcoholism), the following points were made by Thomas J. Swafford, vice-president, Program Practices, CBS-TV, and a director of NCA.

All of us who work in the alcoholism field--either as professionals or, like myself, as volunteers--owe a tremendous debt to the Fellowship of Alcoholics...