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Cronin, Katherine L. / Musical mixers and group dances
([1934])

Musical circles,   p. 13 PDF (276.3 KB)


Nixie polka,   pp. 13-14 PDF (591.6 KB)


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U. of W., U. E. D., B. of D. A.      12634      V-1
Musioal Mixers and Group Dances
     Music -- Any good 2/4 musio.
     Formation -- Single circle, partners side by side, all hands
                  joined
     Aetion
          1. 8 slides to left.
              8 slides to right.
              4 skips to centre of circle.
              4 skips to outside of oircle.
          Take partner's two hands and spin around on one spot for
     8 counts.  Repeat all.
          2.  8 slides to the left.
              8 slides to the right.
              4 slides to the left.
              4 slides to the right.
              2 slides to the left.
              2 slides to the right.
              1 slide to the left.
              1 slide to the right.
          Jump with feet together once.
          3. Slide to the left 4 slides; drop hands, turn so that
     back is to centre of circle, join hands, and, slide to the
     right 4 slides; drop hands, turn to face centre of circle
     again, join hands and. continue as from the begixnning.
          No extra counts are allowed for the turning each time.
     The circle continues sliding in clockwise position (alternates
     ly facing the centre and the outside) until the music stops or
     some signal is given.*
Nixie Polka
     Music
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*Note: If the change is made with every 2 slides instead of every 4
        slides, the group will be doinvz a regular hop polka step.
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