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The Reel Of Glamis

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THE REEL OF GLAMIS (The Clever Lad) (S8x32) 2C (4C set) Johnson RSCDS Book 12

1- 8 1M turns 2L with 2H then turns partner 2H
9-16 1L sets twice to 2M then turns partner 2H
17-24 1M+2L change places RH, 1L+2M change places RH
25-32 2s+1s Ret&Adv 2 steps then cross RH to own sides, 1s dance up and cast to 2nd place

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

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Glamis (pronounced "glamz", rhymes with "lambs") is a small village in Angus, Scotland, located four miles south of Kirriemuir and five miles southwest of Forfar. It is the location of Glamis Castle, the childhood home of Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother.

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