Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Many Happy Returns (Adams)

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

MANY HAPPY RETURNS (R4x32) 4C set J Adams Ness House 1

1- 8 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance ½ R&L, 1s+4s dance ½ R&L
9-16 All dance RSh reels of 4 on sides and end facing up or down
17-24 All set and change places RH on sides, set to partner and 4s+2s dance ½ RH across while 3s+1s dance ½ LH across
25-32 4s lead up RH as 1s lead down LH, cross at top/bottom and cast to 2nd/3rd place and all turn RH. 2413

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

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