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Green Grow The Rashes

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GREEN GROW THE RASHES (John Black's Daughter) (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Johnson c1778 RSCDS Book 12 GREEN GROW THE RASHES (John Black’s Daughter) (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Johnson c1778 RSCDS Bk 12

1- 8 1s dance RSh reels of 3 on own sides (1s+2s pass RSh)
9-16 1s set, turn 2H, and 1s face 2s. 1s+2s set and 1s turn 2s with 2H 1½ times
17-24 1M+3s circle 3H round to L to end 3s on opposite sides as 1M casts up to 2nd place. 1L+3s circle 3H round to right and end 3s own sides as 1L casts up to 2nd place. 213
25-32 1s set, dance up to top, cast to 2nd place and turn 2H once round
Note: Bars 17-20 circle breaks to allow 3M to dance to 3L's place while 1M+3L continue to dance round. End 1M in 2M's place, 3L in 3M's place. Bars 21-24 danced similarly.

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

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