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The Jewel In The Navel

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THE JEWEL IN THE NAVEL (J8x32) 3C (4C set) John Drewry Australian Book

1- 8 1s+2s dance ½ double Fig of 8 (1s cast to start), 1M+2M turn RH 1½ times while Ladies turn LH 1½ times
9-16 1s+3s dance ½ double Fig of 8 (1s cross down to start), 1M+3L turn RH once round while 1L+2M turn LH and 1s end facing up
17-24 2s+1s+3s dance reels of 3 on sides (1s in and up to start)
25-32 1s dance ½ reels of 3 across (1L with 2s and 1M with 3s), 1s ½ turn and twirl to 2nd place own sides

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


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