Cowboy Dances

A collection of Traditional Western Square Dances By Lloyd Shaw

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DIVE FOR THE OYSTER
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JJive for the Oyster
THE CALL:
1.   All jump up and never come down, Sioing your honey around and
around Til the hollow of your foot maket
a hole m the ground. And promenade, boys, promenade.
2.   a) First couple out to the couple
on the right, b) And dive for the oyster, ^ , ~            , ,
/ T-,. -- 4-T* j                                                One s go nrst and drajú
C) Dive for trie Clam,                            two's after them. Arrows
d)    Dive for the sardine^ indicate direction each And take a full can. dancer faces.
e)   Four hands up and here we go, 'Round and around and a
docey-doe.
f)    And on to the next.
Repeat 2, beginning with (b). Repeat again changing last line to :
Balance home.
Dive for the oyster.






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