Ed M from Davenport IA, sober in 1971 speaking at the Fellowship of the Spirit Conference in Queens, NY 2006 as the Sunday morning spiritual speaker.
Karen G sober since 1982 speaking in Portland in 2006 and telling her story
Tobias with 5 years as the 10 min speaker then Catherine as the main speaker, April 2015 North Oakland Speaker Meeting. Catherine ran a little short so they brought Tobias back up to finish off the last few min
David B. from Tulsa sober since 1981 speaking at an unknown meeting in 2003.
The First 164 pages of The Big Book with lined blank pages opposite each page of text for note taking.
Paragraph numbers along side the text for easy reference. Entire Original Manuscript (about) including the stories. Easy to read retyped version. Includes paragraph numbers corresponding to the modern text for easy comparison.
Footnotes explaining historical and obscure references in the text.
Footnotes documenting all 79 differences between the modern text and the original 1st printing text of the 1st 164 pages (about). Yes, believe it or not, the basic text has been changed 79 times since it was first published.
Two place keeping ribbons. Special "lay flat" binding.