Jerry J - On being self-centered, followed by a little Q&A
"We knew something was wrong with you!"
Ebby T - An early member of AA referred to as Bill W's sponsor, speaking in San Jose in 1962. Well worth a listen if you are interested in early AA.
Pretty good audio quality for the 60's
Adam T- Finding a Good Sponsor
"Alcohol creates the illusion that my life was manageable"
Julie L - An amusing Irish woman that is a very happy customer.
"The locals used to call it maggots corner"
Don L - At the 12 step convention in Reykjavik, he will put a smile on your face and get you to think a bit.
"Not this one god, you are not getting this one!"
Katie P, a solid message about self and the steps.
Plan B, the show didnt come off very well, but still... let me run that show!
Karl M telling his story at tumbleweed.
"By the time I was 14, I was the neighborhood drunk and drug dealer"
The recording quality of this is a little sharp.
Ralph W. telling his story, sober at 44.
"I thought poetry and bizarre behavior were identical"
Carla R of CA, Paddy P of South Africa, Judi O of VA.
This was recorded at AA International in Atlanta, so it sounds a bit hollow because of the huge space.
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.