1- 8 1s+2s and 3s+4s dance R&L
9-16 1s+2s and 3s+4s set and dance RH across ½ way, set and cross RH to own sides. 2143
17-24 All dance reel of 4 on own sides, 2s end in 1st place on sides, Bar 24 1s+4s+3s all dance into centre towards partner ready for...
25-32 1s+4s+3s (bottom 3 couples) dance Allemande (2s in top place stand) 2341
(MINICRIB, Dance Crib compiled by Charles Upton, Deeside Caledonian Society, and his successors)
1-8 1s2s 3s4s rights and lefts;
9-10 1s2s 3s4s set facing partners;
11-12 1s2s 3s4s right hands across halfway;
13-14 2s1s4s3s set facing partners;
15-16 2s 1s 4s 3s cross by the right to own sides;
17-24 2s1s4s3s reels of four on own sides, 2s finishing in 1st place, 1s 4s 3s on the centre line, facing up in allemande hold;
25-32 2s stand WHILE 1s4s3s allemande, finishing 2s3s4s1s.
(MAXICRIB, Scottish country dancing instructions compiled by Reuben Freemantle)
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