Albert Lima

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Albert Jason (Mickey) Lima (died 1989, age 82)) was a Northern California Communist Party USA leader and the husband of Helen Lima.

Communist Party activism

Lima was Communist Party candidate[1]for U.S. Representative from California 1st District, 1940, 1942. Candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Convicted in 1952 of conspiracy to overthrow the United States government; the verdict was overturned on appeal.

Communist delegation at funeral

Daily Worker 1968

Communist Party USA National Chairman Henry Winston, lead a Party delegation to Martin Luther King, Jr.'s funeral. It included Claude Lightfoot, Mickey Lima, Arnold Johnson, Charlene Mitchell, Gil Green.

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