From the April 1949 magazine.

A Bit Mixed

"THE Washington Ministerial association had a meeting recently at which the principal speaker was a representative from Alcoholics Anonymous. The speech was well received, with constant applause.

Toward the end of his speech the man from Alcoholics Anonymous said he would like to reciprocate. He invited the pastors to attend a meeting of his organization so they could get a better, first hand idea of the work it was performing.

He meant to say he was aware the preachers were exceedingly busy with their own duties this time of year and would have difficulty fitting the...

-- Shreveport, La., Times