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Old Time Elixir #2

by: Linda Leslie

introduces moves: slide along set, circle, swing, right left through, chain, petronella

formation: Becket

A1 0
slide left along set ⁋
8
circle left 3 places
8
neighbors swing
A2 8
right left through (or promenade)
8
ladles chain to partner
B1 8
balance & petronella
8
balance & petronella
B2 16
partners balance & swing

A variation of the dance Old Time Elixir by Mike Boerschig. The same dance was also written by Dean Snipes, and is called "Tica Tica Timing".

Bobbin' Robin

by: Isaac Banner

introduces moves: pass through, box the gnat, star, mad robin, hey

formation: Becket

A1 6
circle left 3 places
2
pass through ⁋
8
next neighbors right hand balance & box the gnat
A2 8
star right 4 places
8
mad robin, gentlespoons in front
B1 8
gentlespoons start a half hey - lefts in center, rights on ends
8
mad robin, gentlespoons in front
B2 8
gentlespoons start a half hey - lefts in center, rights on ends - ladles ricochet
8
partners swing

Still More O'Moore

by: Jim Kitch

introduces moves: allemande, Rory O'More

formation: Becket

A1 6
circle left 3 places
2
pass through ⁋
8
next neighbors swing
A2 8
circle left 3 places
8
partners allemande right 1½ to long waves
B1 8
balance & Rory O'More right
8
balance & Rory O'More left
B2 16
partners balance & swing ⁋

You're Among Friends variation with pull by

by: Bob Isaacs

introduces moves: pull by dancers

formation: improper

A1 8
star right 4 places
8
neighbors allemande right 1½
A2 4
gentlespoons pull by left
12
partners swing
B1 6
circle left 3 places
10
neighbors swing
B2 8
right left through
8
star left 4 places ⁋

Blue and Green Candles

by: Isaac Banner

introduces moves: box circulate, long lines

formation: Becket

A1 2
ladles pull by right
6
neighbors allemande left ¾ ⁋
8
balance & box circulate - ladles cross while gentlespoons loop right
A2 8
balance & box circulate - gentlespoons cross while ladles loop right
8
neighbors swing
B1 8
long lines forward & back
8
mad robin, gentlespoons in front
B2 8
gentlespoons start a half hey - lefts in center, rights on ends - ladles ricochet
8
partners swing

Written for the marriage of Margaret and Aaron.