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The Merry Dancers

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THE MERRY DANCERS (J8x32) 3C (4C set) RSCDS Book 4

1- 8 1s turn RH and cast 1 place, turn LH and cast to 3rd place
9-16 2s+3s+1s circle 6H round to left for 6 bars (all end on sides) and 1s lead up to face 1st corners as 3s step down
17-24 1s set to and turn 1st corners, set to and turn 2nd corners
25-32 1s dance reels of 3 on opposite sides giving LSh to 1st corners and cross back to 2nd places.

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


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