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1941
January 1

The Beginnings

Preface from : THE BOTTLE BOOK: ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS comes to the BC/YUKON AREA It was a strange combination of events and people that brought Alcoholics Anonymous to British Columbia. First there was the expert in films and slides in Victoria who wrote the A.A. office in New York in 1941,..Read More
1942
December 18

DECEMBER 18, 1942 – OUR EARLIEST KNOWN CORRESPONDENCE

DECEMBER 18, 1942. LETTER FROM BILL M. IN VICTORIA, TO NEW YORK IS THE EARLIEST PIECE OF CORRESPONDENCE ON FILE IN THE ARCHIVES. ACCORDING TO THE DATE STAMP IT TOOK 12 DAYS TO REACH NEW YORK. THIS IS THE FIRST RECORD OF ACTIVE AA IN BC.