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In his Bankhead Book 5, John Drewry says: This dance, devised in 1973, was used by the Publications Committee in that year as the basis for the reel “Mrs Stewart of Fasnacloich” - a dance which has always disappointed me - I do not like left shoulder reels of four and I think that setting should come at the beginning of a phrase rather than at the end. My feeling, for a long time, has been that Mrs Stewart was never the same woman again after she was interfered with by the committee! I am publishing the dance in its original form in the hope that dancers will enjoy it this way. Mrs Ysobel Stewart (nee Campbell of Inverneill House) of Fasnacloich, a Girl Guide Commissioner, wanted to collect and publish the Scottish dances she had enjoyed throughout her life and to teach Scottish Country Dancing to the young women in the Guides. Mrs. Stewart approached Patersons, a Glasgow publisher to publish her book. Meanwhile, Miss Jean Milligan, a lecturer in physical education was teaching Scottish Country Dancing to her students at Jordanhill College in Glasgow. The publisher brought the women together and they formed the Scottish Country Dance Society on 26th November 1923. The goal of the SCDS was to publish dances and to support the revival of SCD. King George VI conferred the royal status to the Society in 1951.
YSOBEL (S8x32) John Drewry (Bankhead Book 5)  1- 4 1s+2s petronella turn & set  5- 8 1s+2s ¾ turn RH into ½ RH across (2s end facing out)  9-16 2s+1s+3s dance reflection reels of 3 on sides, with 2s dancing out and down, 1s crossing down RH to reel on opposite sides, and 3s dancing out and up, 1s end facing 2nd corners while 2s+3s dance the long way into place 17-20 1s dance ½ reel of 4 with 2nd corners, pass LSh round each other to face 1st corners 21-24 1s dance ½ reel of 4 with 1st corners & passing LSh 1M faces 3s (at top) 1L faces 2s 25-26 3s+2s face diagonally inwards & 3s+1s+2s set 27-29 3s+1M also 1L+2s circle 3H round to left, 1M leads 3s down Ladies side while 1L leads 2s up Men’s side 30-32 All 3 couples circle 6H round ½ way
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