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The Cat's Whiskers

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CAT'S WHISKERS (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Bob McMurtry Devil's Quandary

1- 8 1s set, cast 1 place and dance DoSiDo
9-16 1s dance reels of 3 on sides (in and down to start)
17-24 1s turn 1st corner, partner, 2nd corner and partner to end 2nd place own side
25-32 2s+1s+3s Adv&Ret and turn 2H twice

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

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