Encouraging John Conyers
Herbert Aptheker Testimonial Dinner
On April 28, 1966 Maurice Sugar was a sponsor of the Herbert Aptheker Testimonial Dinner. The dinner was held on the occasion of Herbert Aptheker's 50th birthday, the publication of his 20th book, and the 2nd anniversary of the American Institute for Marxist Studies. It was held in the Sutton Ballroom, The New York Hilton, Avenue of the Americas, 53rd to 54th Street, New York City. Most speakers, organizers and sponsors were known members or supporters of the Communist Party USA.
Maurice & Jane Sugar Law Center
- Union power and American democracy: the UAW and the Democratic Party, 1935-72, By Dudley W. Buffa, page 148
- Dinner Program for the Herbert Aptheke Dinner, April 28, 1966
- Maurice & Jane Sugar Law Center website: About Us (accessed on Jan. 27, 2011)