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The Dumfries Lad

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THE DUMFRIES LAD (S3x32) 3C set Roy Goldring Leaflet And When Auld Friends Meet Book

1- 8 1s+2s ½ Espagnole figure, 1s end in 2nd place 1L facing up, 1M down. 1s turn LH to face 1st corners
9-16 1s set to 1st corner, 2nd corner, 3rd corner and 4th corner finishing in middle facing opposite sides (LSh to LSh)
17-24 RH across (1L+2s, 1M+3s), 1s dance through 2nd place own side to swap ends for LH across. 1s end in 2nd place own side
25-32 1s set, cast off (3s step up). All 3 couples turn partners 2H

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

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