Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Miss Mary Elizabeth Wessel Walker

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Miss Mary Elizabeth Wessel Walker by Joan Hellmann 4X32 Reel for 4C

1-8 Couples 1, 2, 3 mirror reels of three on the sides
   1st couple begins in and down, ends in center facing down
   2nd couple begins out and up, ends out and up ready to dance to first place, 3rd couple begins in and up, 3rd man ends in place, 3rd woman continues down center
9-12 3rd woman down the center, casts around 4th woman, up into 2nd place 1st couple, in promenade hold (woman on the left), chases her, cutting through 3rd woman's place
13-16 3rd man casts off around 4th man, up the center to 2nd place 1st couple chases him, ending in center of third place, on opposite sides, facing up
17-18 1st and 3rd couples set
19-22 1st and 3rd couples dance slipping circle once around to left
23-24 1st and 3rd couples set, 1st couple turning to face down
25-30 Mirror reels of three for bottom three couples (3, 1, 4) 1st couple begins in and down, 4th couple begins out and up, 3rd couple (not being faced) begins out and down
31-32 1st couple crosses to 4th place 4th couple dances out and up to 3rd place, ready to continue in and up in the next repetition of the dance

(Dance crib compiled by the deviser, Joan Hellmann, Oct 2019)


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