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The Golden Years (Sutherland)

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THE GOLDEN YEARS (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Nora Sutherland RSCDS Book 48

1- 8 1s cross RH, cast. 1s turn RH once round finishing in Allemande hold while 2s+3s set and turn RH ½ way into Allemande hold, all couples facing down
9-16 2s+1s+3s dance Allemande finishing on opposite sides. (3)(1)(2)
17-24 3s+1s+2s Set&Link finishing in lines across; All turn dancer opposite 2H once round
25-32 2s+1s+3s Set&Link; 2s+1s+3s turn partners 2H once round

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

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Also see the dance The Golden Years (Brown) by Evelyn Brown.
Also see the dance The Golden Years (Barbour) by Ian Barbour.

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