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The Black Dance

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THE BLACK DANCE (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Rutherford RSCDS Book 12

1- 8 1s turn RH and LH
9-16 1s lead down to 3rd place, leaves partner in 3rd Lady's place and leads 3L up to top
17-24 1M+3L turn RH and LH while 3M+1L do the same
25-32 1M leads 3L down to 3rd place and lead partner up to top and both cast to 2nd place

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

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