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John Cass

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JOHN CASS (J5x32) 5C set Peter Avery RSCDS Book 49

1- 8 1s lead down (2s+3s step up 3-4), lead up to 3rd place and turn RH to face 3M with 1L following 1M
9-16 1s, 3M+2M, 4L+5L all in tandem, dance alternating tandem reel on diagonal (1s pass 3M+2M RSh). 1s end facing 4M, 1L following 1M
17-24 1s, 4M+5M, 2L+3L all in tandem, repeat 9-16 (1s pass 4M+5M LSh) 1s end in middle, 3rd place facing down nearer hands joined (1L on Left of 1M)
25-32 1s dance down between 4s, cast behind 5s (4s+5s step up 27-28), 1s pivot turn (R elbow grip) and finish in 5th place. 23451

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

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This jig was dedicated to John Cass (from the RSCDS Newcastle and District Branch) on his 90th birthday, April 2012.

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