From the June 1984 magazine.

About Alcoholism - Alcoholism Information, Research and Treatment

In Defense of Wine

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.

The wine business, as well as wine enthusiasts, is concerned about an antidrinking campaign that seems to be gathering a momentum unparalleled since the end of Prohibition half a century ago.

[A] book on liquor, beer, and wine advertising called "The Booze Merchants" and subtitled "The Inebriating of America" quotes wine industry leaders on their plans to induce more people to drink...

-- Frank J. Prial