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An AA banner with only the letters T S

Post by Dan2000 » Sat Nov 02, 2019 6:07 pm

Hi all

Went to a new meeting last night, in the hall it had an AA banner (blue) with only the letter T S on it, does anyone know what that means?

I had asked a few of the group members and the secretary, but none knew what it meant. I've been to a lot of meetings, even in different states and never have seen this. The hall itself had a lot of old time AA banners, bumper stickers and that sort of stuff, so I will assume that it's been around for a while and is well established.

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Re: An AA banner with only the letters T S

Post by innermost » Sun Nov 03, 2019 5:46 am

I did a little google search and the only thing close
I came up with, was Trinity Sunday banners.

They also have similar symbology as the AA circle with the triangle inside.

Of course it maybe something local or custom that meant something
to that group.

Maybe the group was started in a church affiliated with Trinity Sunday?

Just throwing some possibilities out at you.

EDIT: I also thought of TS could mean Trusted Servant.
Which seems a better fit.
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Re: An AA banner with only the letters T S

Post by Dan2000 » Sun Nov 03, 2019 7:45 am

Thanks I should have thought of googling it myself. I think on Monday, I will call central service, to see if they know?
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Re: An AA banner with only the letters T S

Post by PaigeB » Sun Nov 03, 2019 11:25 am

Why not go back next Sat./Sunday and ask the Group? Central won't likely know. Think Tradition Four...
https://www.aa.org/assets/en_US/en_tradition4.pdf
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Re: An AA banner with only the letters T S

Post by Dan2000 » Fri Nov 08, 2019 5:48 pm

So...I've been told that the T S banner means "The Solution"

and there were a host of other clever guesses as well.

Thirteenth Step...Tough Sh_t...Twelve Steps...Third Step....and my personal favorite ..."Tuna Salad"
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Re: An AA banner with only the letters T S

Post by Jojo2 » Sat Nov 09, 2019 2:35 am

Thought So




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