Buffalo Courier Express, May 31, 1952
Norman Vincent Peale tells the story about Bill Wilson's "strange power" to cure alcoholism.
"That man in Brooklyn was un-
known then; he is famous now as
'Bill,' the founder of Alcoholics
Anonymous. He talked to my friend
from the waterfront about his theory
that people who had been through
the same problem could help each
And then Bill said, "but, most
important, you have got to put your
trust in a Higher Power."