Tom Stacks; Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra; many others 1934
(ESP 180)Elmer Sheffield, Jr.
OPENER - MIDDLE BREAK - CLOSER Basic
Four little ladies chain the ring, turn the girl around I sing Roll away and circle to the left Four ladies roll away again, circle to the left and then Allemande left the corner and weave the ring He knows when you are sleeping, he knows when you're awake You swing that girl around and promenadefor goodness sake You better watch out, you better not cry You better not pout, I'm telling you why Santa Claus is coming to town
FIGURE Plus, corner progression
Heads promenade and go halfway around you know Walk right in and square thru go 4 4 hands around and when you're there Go right and left thru the outside pair Veer to the left and couples circulate YOu half tag the line, then trade by the right Roll to face the same girl, swing and promenade You better watch out, you better not cry You better not pout, I'm telling you why Santa Claus is coming to town