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December 1995

A Wonderful Time Was Had By All

Our intergroup committee voted in favor of having our first Old-timer's Meeting. Since I made the motion to sponsor the meeting, I was named chairwoman and organizer. Since I'm fairly new to this area (I got blown out of Miami by Hurricane Andrew), I didn't know who all the old-timers were, so I had to seek help in finding their names, groups, and whereabouts. I did this by going to our monthly district meeting and attending meetings I didn't normally attend. I asked everyone who came to our intergroup office if they knew of someone who had thirty years or more of sobriety.


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