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Miss Muriel Johnstone's Jig

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MISS MURIEL JOHNSTONE'S JIG (J8x32) 3C (4C set) G Dale Birdsall A Cup of Kindness

1- 8 1s dance ½ RSh reel of 3 on own sides; 1L followed by 1M dance up Ladies' side and 1L crosses to end in 1M original place (2s+3s step down on 7-8)
9-16 1s dance ½ LSh reel of 3 on opposite sides; 1L followed by 1M dance up Men's side and 1L crosses to end in original (2s+3s step down on 15-16)
17-24 All 3 couples dance down the middle, Ladies turn under Men's arm to change sides and all dance up to places. (1)(2)(3)
25-32 All set and cross RH, 1s set facing 2s and change places LH on the sides

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



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