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Harry And The Harem

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HARRY AND THE HAREM (J3x32) 1 Man and 3 Ladies in Sq.Set Bev Bayliss Melbourne Dance Book
  2L 3L
  1L 1M

1- 8 1M+1L dance down the middle and back
9-16 All dance RH across, turn right about, dance out and chase clockwise 1 place
17-24 1M+3L in prom hold dance reel of 3 across (LSh to 1L), 1M leaves 3L in his original place and dances to 2L place as 1L returns to original place
25-32 All dance ½ R&L and turn opposite person RH to end...
  3L 1L
  2L 1M

Repeat 2 more times, Ladies move anticlockwise 1 place each turn

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

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