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July 1946

A. A.'s Country-wide News Circuit

A.A. in Atlanta, Ga., has made great progress since its birth five years ago. The two groups are plugging for the establishment of an alcoholic ward in the big Fulton-DeKalb County Hospital soon to be built. . . . The Newark Group has moved into its new meeting quarters at 66 North 7th Street, about one block from the Alanon Clubhouse. More than 100 people were at the first meeting in their new home. Another group, known as the North Newark A.A., is growing to such an extent that they are now forming a second one. Other new groups in this vicinity are the Vailsburg and Clinton Hill. . . . Rochester's fourth birthday dinner was attended by 230 members and guests. This group has branched out into morning meetings to provide for night shift workers or others who are unable to attend evening meetings. . . . To extend the scope of its usefulness, the Middletown, Conn., Group each week invites six different guests: doctors, pastors, judges or other substantial citizens.

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