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Ku Ta, Xiu Gu [Wailing at the Pearl Pagoda, shaming the paternal aunt]. Xi Ju [opera from Jiangsu Province]Sung by Mei Lanzhen, as Chen Cui'e, He Feng, as Fang Qing, and Xu Xiufeng, as Fang Duohua. Produced by Hong Kong Art-Tune [Yi Sheng] Phonographic Company. This opera teaches the moral lesson that snobbish people should not humiliate and mistreat those who have lost their social position and fortune, especially when these unfortunates are relatives and have given generously when help was needed. Note: this is the second of two discs, the first of which is not part of this collection.