Lions International

3 couple dance in 4 couple set. 48 bar Jig.

1-4 1st man casts off one place while 2nd lady casts up one place, they meet in the middle and

5-8 with right hands turn each other to original places.

9-12 1st lady casts off one place while 2nd man casts up one place, they meet in the middle and

13-16 with left hands turn each other to original places.

17-24 1st couple lead down the middle two steps turning to face each other (retaining each others right hand) set, lead up two steps and cast off tto second place, turning left about to finish for :- (2nd couple move up on bars 23-24)

25-32 Double Triangles:- 1st couple finish back to back, (1st man facing out between 2nd and 3rd men, while 1st lady facing out between 2nd and 3rd ladies).

33-40 1st couple dance out at the sides and cast to left, man round 3rd man and lady round 2nd lady, they then lead up and down the dance passing each other by the right shoulder, then casting to the right on the opposite sides, lady casts round the 3rd man, and man round 2nd lady ready for:-

41-44 2nd couple, 1st couple (wrong side) and 3rd couple advance and retire.

45-48 1st couple turn each other right hands 1½ times to own side.

Repeat from 2nd place.

Bill Hamilton (Edinburgh)
First danced and demonstrated by the Bill Hamilton Scottish Country Dancers at the District Convention held in Edinburgh - November 1974.
Issued with the Compliments of the City of Edinburgh Lions Club and with grateful thanks to Bill Hamilton for the dance and to John Macgregor for the music.