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AURETTI’S DUTCH SKIPPER
duple minor
Take hands four from the top.
1-8       1st couple lead through 2nd couple and cast back to place
             1st couple two handed turn once around
9-16      2nd couple lead up thru 1st couple and cast down to place
              2nd couple two handed turn once around
17-24    1st corners turn two hands once around
              2nd corners turn two hands once around
25-32    Partners set twice
              All rights and lefts for 3 changes.
Dance begins again
 
 
 
 
 
 
BELLES OF NEWPORT, THE
duple-minor
Take hands four from the top.
1-8       1s & 2s dance right-hand star, and left-hand star back.
9-16    1s dance down middle, come back & cast off (2s move up).
17-24  Circle left and circle right. 
25-32  Rights & lefts, 4 changes.
Dance begins again
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CHILDGROVE
duple minor longways, 1s are improper
Take hands four from the top. 1s change places before beginning.
A1 - Partners side to right shoulders, do-si-dos left.
A2 - Neighbors side to left shoulders, do-si-dos right.
B1 - Neighbors turn with 2 hands 1 ½ times around. Partners turn once
         around.
B2 - 1s dance a full figure 8 up through the 2s.
The dance begins again.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
COMICAL FELLOW
Take hands four from the top.
1-8      1st Man sets to 2nd Woman, falls back, then 2-handed turn around
            1st Woman does the same thing with 2nd Man
9-16    1st Couple lead down middle with RH, turn, skip back & cast to
            2nd  place. Twos move up.
            All clap 4 times, turn partner 2-handed ½ way around
17-24  circle hands 4 left then right.
             All clap 4 times, turn partner 2-handed ½ way around back to
             progressed place.
Dance begins again.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
DICK’S MAGGOT
duple minor
Take hands four from the top.
A-1  1st couple changes places and lead down to 2nd place. At the
         same time the 2nd couple casts up to 1st place.
         2nd couple changes places and lead back to place, At the same 
         time the1st couple casts back to place.
A-2   Partners do-si-do.
         Partners half gypsy back to place.
         All go four changes of a circular hey (no hands)
         Partners two-hand turn once around.
         1st couple cast to 2nd place, while 2nd couple leads up.
          Progression.
Dance begins again.

 
DUKE OF KENT’S WALTZ
duple minor
Take hands four from the top.
1-8       Right hands across, left hands back.
9-16    1’s take hands and chasse down the center 2 steps & 2 steps
             back 1’s cast to 2nd place, while 2’s lead up
17-24   take right hand with partner, balance-say forward & back, trade
             places, turning ladies under
             repeat with left hands, back to place
25-32  Right hand to person on right diagonal turn once around (ones on
             end do not turn)  Left hand to partner turn once around.
And the dance begins again
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FAITHFUL SHEPHERD, THE
(also from 1753 “Turtle Frolic”) duple-minor
Take hands four from the top.
1-8      1s & 2s dance  right-hand star and left-hand star back.
9-16    1s cross and cast (2s move up) and turn 1 ½ around with 2 hands
             to proper sides.
17-24  Rights & lefts, 4 changes.
Dance begins again.
 
 
HASTE TO THE WEDDING
duple minor
Take hands four from the top.
A1 - Right hand star, left hand star
A2 - Circle left, circle right
B1 - Partners do-si-do, clap, clap and turn once around with 2 hands
B2 - Neighbors do-si-do, clap, clap and turn half around with 2 hands
         to  change places.
Dance begins again.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
HAYMAKERS, THE
duple-minor
Take hands four from the top.
1-8      1 Man cast off to below 2s while 2 Woman cast up to above 1s;
             turn by Left to original places.
9-16    Similarly, 2 Man cast up while 1 Woman cast down; turn by Right.
17-24  Taking hands with neighbor, fall back a double and set moving
            forwards; 1s turning once around with 2 hands dance down
             middle to progressed places while 2s cast up.
25-32  Right-hand star half way around; Rights & lefts 2 changes.
Dance begins again.
 
 
HOLE IN THE WALL
duple minor
Take hands four from the top.
A1  1-2  1st couple cast out and down around and 2nd couple,
       3-4  then lead up the middle between 2nd couple, returning to place.
A2  1-4  2nd couple repeat the same - casting up and around 1st couple.
              then lead down between 1st, returning to place.
B1  1-2 1st corners change places.
       3-4 2nd corners change places.
B2  5-6 Take hands four and circle half way around, returning to places.
       7-8 1st couple cast down/2nd couple leads up the middle, 
               exchanging places.
Dance begins again
 
 
 
 
 
 
LIBERTY
duple minor
Take hands four from the top.
1-8        1 & 2 Women take near hands and dance counterclockwise
              around 1 & 2 Men.
9-16     1 & 2 Men take near hands and dance clockwise around 1 & 2
             Women.
17-24  1s dance down middle, come back & cast off (2s move up).
25-32  Rights & lefts, 4 changes.
Dance begins again.
 
 
LOVE FOREVER
Longway Triple
Altered to Longway Duple Asa Wilcox , 1793
Take hands four from the top.
A1   1st Man turn 2ndWoman.
        1st Woman turn 2ndMan.
A2   1st and 2nd Couples right hands across and back.
B1   1st Couple lead down the center while 2nd and 3rd Couples face
         up,  move up through 1st position and follow 1st Couple down.
         When 1st Couple reaches 3rd place, they cast out and up the
          outside to place, 2nd and 3rd Couples following.
          1st Couple cast off to 2nd place.
B2     1st and 2nd Couples four changes of rights and lefts.
Dance begins again.
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
                
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Auretti's Dutch Skipper

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Childgrove

  

The Comical Fellow

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Duke of Kent's Waltz

 
 
 
  
 
 
 
 
 
 

Haste to the Wedding

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Hole in the Wall

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Love Forever

  
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