From the May 1956 magazine.

Farewell for Jonas

ONCE again, as the mystery hidden in time's swift flight calls another from our ranks, we have to say "Goodbye. . .God bless you" to an old friend: Jonas A., a former Grapevine director and trustee of the Alcoholic Foundation, who died April 4, 1956 at his home in New York after a long illness.

Like many another staunch AA he left his grieving friends a serene and comforting example--of long and fruitful years of unbroken sobriety, of personal crises courageously met, of service to AA wholeheartedly given.

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