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Jakarta Post
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'Topeng monyet' still captivates children

  • The Jakarta Post

| Tue, July 29 2008 | 10:03 am

PREMIUM As a kid, I was always content passing the time with what we called cheap and fun recreation. My favorite activity was taking a becak (pedicab) ride around the complex with my father to buy kue cubit (traditional small pancakes) and orange-flavored mambo ice at a stall near our house. Hailing to the topeng monyet (door-to-door monkey circus) that passed our house was the best part. I alwa...