Maurice Becker

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Maurice Becker of New York

Herbert Aptheker Testimonial Dinner

On April 28, 1966 Maurice Becker 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.[1]

The Daily Worker

Becker contributed to the Daily Worker, which later became People's World after several merges.[2]


  1. Dinner Program for the Herbert Aptheke Dinner, April 28, 1966
  2. History of the Daily Worker on Spartacus