Ethel M – “From Farm To City” – Akron, Ohio – DOS May 8, 1941 – Speaking at the 17th Anniversary of the Waters Park Group

Ethel M - "From Farm To City" - Akron, Ohio - 17th Anniversary of the Waters Park Group

Ethel M.  is the author of “From Farm To City” in the stories section of the Big Book (p. 261 in 2nd and 3rd editions).  Ethel’s date of sobriety was May 8, 1941. She was the first woman to get sober in Akron and first woman with continuous sobriety.


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