May 1956: Malaya Niubizi
Huang Yao once more used his most famous character as a channel for his own thoughts and experiences, creating Malaya Niubizi. In this series Niubizi wears a sarong, works with the local people, picks coconuts, collects harvests and reins bullocks to pull carts. He even holds up an umbrella in a local wedding. Throughout, Niubizi sets an example of “the harmony between difference races” his creator was so keen to promote.
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