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Bill W. speaking in Fort Worth, Texas -1954
Lois W., wife of AA’s co-founder, Bill W., recalls the time in AA when there were few members and no Big Book.
OVER 80 YEARS OF GROWTH
ORIGIN OF A.A.
Click the photo above to read the text from Co-founder Dr Bob’s last major talk
Read this link to find out
click on Dr. Silkworth’s photo to see the whole article
Dr Silkworth is particularly emphatic on one point
“Slips are not the fault of A.A. I have heard patients complain, when brought in for another drying out, that A.A. failed them. The truth, of course, is that they failed A.A.
But this mental maneuvering to transfer the blame is obviously another indication of fallacious thinking. It is another symptom of the disease.”
EBBY THATCHER WAS ALSO VERY INSTRUMENTAL IN TEACHING BILL WILSON ABOUT THE NEED FOR A VITAL SPIRITUAL EXPERIENCE
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Bill Wilson’s secretary gives us
some recollections of the early days.
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posted in our early years!
Here are many newspaper and magazine articles from the beginning days!!!!
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