From the October 1993 magazine. First printed in November 1956.

Too Much Spotlight

From the November 1956 Grapevine

We're coming out of the blackout. And this time I don't mean the individual blackout from booze, but the blackout of public misunderstanding and indifference that has too long cloaked the problems of the alcoholic.

Motion pictures, radio, television, magazines and newspapers are all telling the story of the alcoholic. They are almost invariably climaxing their stories with a recognition of the true worth of AA.

-- Anonymous

Spokane, Washington

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