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(3rd time) (Corners).
This is the Reconciliation, and goes precisely as in B, 1st time.
"
A.
(4th time).
Back-to-back.
"
B.
(4th time) (Corners).
This is Good Fellowship, and goes precisely as in B, 1st and 3rd time.
"
A2.
Cross-over. As usual, up to bar 7, when leader calls "All in," whereupon all close inward into Ring in centre; throw up hands, raise right feet on last half-bar, and Call.
" Ring.
ALL IN.
MUSIC.
MOVEMENTS.
FORMATION.
SHEPHERD'S HEY (STICK OR HANDKERCHIEF DANCE).
Once to yourself.
Ju. last half-bar.
Column.
A1.
Down-and-back, Ju. Up-and-back, j. (forming Fr.)
" Col. to Fr.
B1.
Tapping (or Hand-clapping). (See p. 59.)
Front.
A2.
Chain.
Column
B2.
Tapping (or Hand-clapping).
Front.
A1.
(2nd time).
Go-and-come.
"
B1.
(2nd time).
Tapping (or Hand-clapping).
"
A2.
(2nd time).
Back-to-back.
"
B2.
(2nd time).
Tapping (or Hand-clapping).
"
A3.
Go-and-come. j. on last half-bar (to Col.). To extend, repeat A1, B1, A2, B2 (2nd time).
Fr. to Col.
A3. (repeat). (Presto).
Dance at 4/3 quick-step, mark time (that is, in position); left hand hanging loose, until last half-bar, when it is thrown up. Right hand holds stick across the body, the stick slanting upward towards the right shoulder.
Two bars from end leader calls "All in." All Ju. on last half-bar, and throw up both hands.
Column.
ALL IN.






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