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Once upon a time in L.A.

Magazine Issue October 2021 | Topics AA History Family Homegroup/Meetings

Once upon a time in L.A.

October 2021 | Cooperation With Professionals (CPC)
The son of one of AA’s earliest members shares his own story and what he’s learned over the years

A New Light In Zhengzhou

July 2020 | AA Around The World
Stirring souls and touching hearts, a powerful weekend in China brings hope to millions of alcoholics

The problem and the actress

November 2019 | Grapevine Classics
In 1960, a Hollywood star tells of her fear of being found out and what it took to get help in AA—courage

A Big Book is born

May 2019 | Our Big Book–80 Wonderful Years

The great fact is

May 2019 | Our Big Book–80 Wonderful Years
A member shares a firsthand account of the ceremony to celebrate the first Navajo Big Book

How 14 groups grew to 22

November 2018
In 1944, AA’s cofounder, Bill W., swings through California to lend a helping hand to the new group

Bill's wife remembers...

November 2018
Desperate attempts to quit liquor, fistfights in the house and flying shoes. Early AA had it all

Welcome to the tattoo convention

October 2018
How an amends for a little white lie led to a surprising encounter with Arizona AA history

The biggest tip I ever got

October 2018
In 1951, a 15-year-old boy delivered a telegram to a little house in Akron. He hadn’t a clue why he’d one day return


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