A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006.

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Entry from June 15, 2018
“Try Relying Upon Steps and Traditions” ("trust” backronym)

"Try Relying Upon Steps and Traditions” is a backronym (back acronym) of the word “trust.” This was given under “AACRONYMS” (Alcoholics Anonymous + acronyms) on the newsgroup RecoveryAAway on July 22, 2006.


Google Groups: RecoveryAAway
Obsession ^*^*^ July 22, 2006
Maryl...@aol.com
7/22/06
(...)
*~*~*AACRONYMS*~*~*
T R U S T = Try Relying Upon Steps and Traditions

Google Groups: TransitionsDaily
Thoughts For The Day~*~Insecurity ^*^*^*^*^ January 6, 2007
Transitions Daily
1/6/07
(...)
*~*~*AACRONYMS*~*~*
T R U S T = Try Relying Upon Steps and Traditions

Google Groups: The Daily Meds
4.20.07
MersLo...@comcast.net
4/20/07
(...)
AA-related ‘Alconym’ . . .
T R U S T = Try Relying Upon Steps and Traditions.

Google Groups: Milkman’s Circle in Recovery2
AA Thought for the Day-July 18, 2008
Milkman Mike
7/13/08
(...)
AA-related ‘Alconym’ . . .
T R U S T = Try Relying Upon Steps and Traditions.

Twitter
Christopher Turner
@chrismturner1
(AAOnline.net) 09/23/09 - Thought to Ponder: Trust God. Clean house. Help others. ‘Alconym:’ TRUST = Try Relying Upon Steps and Traditions
6:21 AM - 23 Sep 2009

Google Books
Serenity: It’s A God Deal:
Finding Your Way to Sobriety, Sanity, and Serenity

By Bill Hanks
Mustang, OK: Tate Publishing & Enterprises
2010
Pg. 216:
T.R.U.S.T.–Try Relying Upon Steps and Traditions

Twitter
Instagram: GeminiGabbana
@GeminiGabbana
#TRUST = Try Relying Upon Steps & Traditions⁠
9:22 PM - 18 Dec 2010

Twitter
David Beaver
@david32377
T R U S T = Try Relying Upon Steps and Traditions
7:05 AM - 6 Jan 2015

Alcoholics Anonymous as a Cult (March 24, 2015)
(...)
263. “T.R.U.S.T. = Try Using the Steps.”
264. “T.R.U.S.T. = Try Relying Upon The Steps.”

Facebook
Twelve Step Sobriety
March 2, 2018 ·
AA Thought for the Day
March 2
(...)
AA-related ‘Alconym’ . . .
T R U S T = Try Relying Upon Steps and Traditions.

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