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A Frankfurt Fancy

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A FRANKFURT FANCY (R4x32) 4C set Anselm Lingnau Merry Dancers
3s and 4s start on opposite sides

1- 8 1s and 4s cross RH and cast 1 place, 1s+4s dance RH across and end 1M+4L also 4M+1L in prom hold facing out to pass RH corner person RSh
9-16 All dance ½ reels of 3 on sides, 1s+4s dance LH across and end 1s also 4s in prom hold facing out to pass LH corner person LSh
17-24 All dance ½ reels of 3 on sides, 1s dance up under arch made by 4s and cast to 2nd place while 4s dance down and cast up to 3rd place
25-32 1s+4s set advancing (form circle) and retire while 2s+3s chase ½ way, all circle left ½ way. 24(1)(3)

(MINICRIB, Dance Crib compiled by Charles Upton, Deeside Caledonian Society, and his successors)


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