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In Mr McGregor's Garden

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IN MR MCGREGOR'S GARDEN (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Audrey Ramsay Prest Celebrating 50 Years (Los Angeles)

1- 8 1s+3s set, Petronella turn to middle; 1s+3s set to partner and Petronella turn to opposite side
9-16 3s followed by 1s dance down nearer hands joined (3 bars), 2s step up as 1s+3s change sides (Lady turning under Man's arm) and dance back up. 1s end between 2s, 1M leading, followed by 1L. 3s end in 3rd place
17-24 1s dance Alternating Tandem reel of 3 across with 2s (RSh to 2L to start). 1s end facing 1st corners
25-32 1s turn 1st corner RH, pass RSh, turn 2nd corner RH and pass RSh to 2nd place own side
2nd time through, Bars 31-32: 1s cross LH to 4th place (4s step up)

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

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