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From the books  ...  Alcoholics Anonymous (Big Book) and Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions (12 & 12)


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1.
View FOREWORD TO SECOND EDITION   ... Akron City Hospital.  BB Foreword to Second Edition, p.xvii  
Hence the two men set to work almost frantically upon alcoholics arriving in the ward of the Akron City Hospital.


2.
View FOREWORD TO SECOND EDITION   ... Akron continued through the summer of 1935.  BB Foreword to Second Edition, p.xvii  
This work at Akron continued through the summer of 1935.


3.
View FOREWORD   ... Akron, Ohio, as the outcome of a ...  12&12 Foreword, p.16  
Alcoholics Anonymous began in 1935 at Akron, Ohio, as the outcome of a meeting between a well-known surgeon and a New York broker.


4.
View A VISION FOR YOU chapter   ... Akron, Ohio, in 1935.  BB A Vision For You (Note), p.156  
(*) This refers to Bill's and Dr. Bob's first visit to A.A. Number Three. See the Pioneer Section. This resulted in A.A.'s first group, at Akron, Ohio, in 1935.


5.
View FOREWORD TO SECOND EDITION   ... Akron, Ohio, in June 1935, during a ...  BB Foreword to Second Edition, p.xv  
The spark that was to flare into the first A.A. group was struck at Akron, Ohio, in June 1935, during a talk between a New York stockbroker and an Akron physician.


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View DOCTOR BOB'S NIGHTMARE story   ... Akron, Ohio, one of the greatest friends ...  BB Doctor Bob's Nightmare, p.171  
In this prodigy of service, he was well assisted by Sister Ignatia at St. Thomas Hospital in Akron, Ohio, one of the greatest friends our Fellowship will ever know.


7.
View FOREWORD TO SECOND EDITION   ... Akron on a business venture which had ...  BB Foreword to Second Edition, p.xvi  
The broker had gone to Akron on a business venture which had collapsed, leaving him greatly in fear that he might start drinking again.


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View FOREWORD TO SECOND EDITION   ... Akron or New York who were trying ...  BB Foreword to Second Edition, p.xvii  
Besides these, there were scattered alcoholics who had picked up the basic ideas in Akron or New York who were trying to form groups in other cities.


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View FOREWORD TO SECOND EDITION   ... Akron physician.  BB Foreword to Second Edition, p.xv  
The spark that was to flare into the first A.A. group was struck at Akron, Ohio, in June 1935, during a talk between a New York stockbroker and an Akron physician.


10.
View FOREWORD TO SECOND EDITION   ... Akron physician.  BB Foreword to Second Edition, p.xvi  
That alcoholic turned out to be the Akron physician.


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View FOREWORD TO SECOND EDITION   ... Akron, the broker had worked hard with ...  BB Foreword to Second Edition, p.xvi  
Prior to his journey to Akron, the broker had worked hard with many alcoholics on the theory that only an alcoholic could help an alcoholic, but he had succeeded only in keeping sober himself.


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View FOREWORD   ... Akron, the second at New York, and ...  12&12 Foreword, p.16  
After three years of trial and error in selecting the most workable tenets upon which the Society could be based, and after a large amount of failure in getting alcoholics to recover, three successful groups emerged -- the first at Akron, the second at New York, and the third at Cleveland.


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