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caller: Herb Strickland
musicians: Bud Snow, Jay Ungar, Lyn Hardy, Abby Newton, Tom Allen
Fiddler Jay Ungar, seen in the dance footage, writes: "The dances were started by the Concerned Democrats in Putnam County, NY to raise money for the McGovern…
In addition to dance sequences—squares, contras, rounds—there are scenes of caller training classes, teaching dances to children, and singing.
Tags: Alan Blackwell, Alan Hicks, Australia, Bill Mather, Bill McGrath, Billy Blinkhorn, Bob Hunt, Chuck Cohen, Doug Neeson, Eddie Carol, Erin O'Daly, Glen Cooper, Graham Peters, Ian Foster, Ivan Porter, Jack Clark, Jack De-La-Warr, Jack Murphy, Jim McCutcheon, Jock Cullen, Joe Lewis, Ken Hawkesford, Len Peters, Leonard Hurst, Myles Coman, Norman Gill, Ralph Malcolm, Ross Ewen, Tasmania, Wal Millsom, Wally Cook
"Mr. Ford aspires to revive the dances of our granddaddies, with all their innocent, neighborly cavorting, and he is going about it in the methodical, wholesale…
Tags: Fred Feild