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Square Dance Calls authored by Gordie Loomer

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  1. Quarter Right/Left Jay King
  2. Quarter Thru Jay King

This may not be a complete list of all calls authored by Gordie Loomer.

 Quarter Right/Left
 Jay King  -  page 237
 

Definition:
 

Same as Wheel Thru and Left Wheel Thru.

COMMENT: These terms are already in general use to mean dancers do individual quarter turns to the left or right.

Gordie Loomer 1968

This definition is from The Handbook of Modern Square Dancing by Jay King.
It is provided here for informational and educational purposes only.

 Quarter Thru
 Jay King  -  page 238
 

Definition:
 

Version #1

Same as Slide Thru. (author unknown)

Version #2

From a wave: Ends do a "Lines Divide" while the centers Hing and step forward to stand to right of end dancer (if from a right hand wave) or to left of end dancer (if from a left hand wave). Finishes with couples back to back. (Gordie Loomer 1968)

Version #3

From two right hand parallel waves: Ends and adjacent dancers (neighbors) face each other and Pass Thru. Centers now Pass Thru (right shoulders) and move up to stand to the left of the outside dancers. Finishes in lines facing out. (Dick Bayer 1969)

Cross Quarter Thru

From facing pairs: Couples do a Crosstrail Thru and without stopping do a Quarter In and Pass Thru. Finishes with couples back to back. (Bill Harrison 1974)

COMMENT: Still another meaning for Quarter Thru. This one can be called directionally.

GENERAL COMMENT: Still another movement called Quarter Thru (and Three Quarter Thru) by Holman Hudspeth has been adopted as one of the Basic Calls of Challenge Dancing. See Hinge Thru below.

Gordie Loomer and Dick Bayer and Bill Harrison 1968-74

This definition is from The Handbook of Modern Square Dancing by Jay King.
It is provided here for informational and educational purposes only.

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