Wuxi Little Red Guards performing a ping-pong song and dance routine, April 1972

Visualizing Early 1970s China through the Lens of the Committee of Concerned Asian Scholars (CCAS) Friendship Delegations

Wuxi Little Red Guards performing a ping-pong song and dance routine, April 1972

The sign reads, “Friendship first, competition second." The musical performance was a symbolic rendition of the U.S. table tennis team’s visit to China in April 1971.