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Hide The Clock
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Wee Bologna Man
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Donkey Solo
This is a good game to follow immediately after the Barnyard ...

Broken Quotations.
This is a good game to play at the beginning of a social ga...

The St Bernard
The most majestic of dogs is the St. Bernard. He is high-cour...

Chitterbob
There is also the old rhyme of "Chitterbob," but it is usual ...

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The Grand March

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Category: A COUNTY FAIR PLAY FESTIVAL





Here is one way that it can be done. While the band is playing a lively
march at one end of the field which is to be used for the games, have
the leaders, who have been previously instructed, get all of the folks
lined up in couples around the field for a grand march. A couple
trained for the occasion leads the march when everybody is in line,
marching about the circumference of the field. The leaders start their
fancy marching. At one end they turn and march down the center of the
field to the far end where the couples separate, the ladies going to
the left and the gentlemen to the right. They reunite at the other end
of the field. The march continues with numerous variations such as
change of formation from double to formation of fours, marching
diagonally across the field, crossing at the middle, etc. The march
should end with the group arranged in couples around the circumference
of the field with the ladies nearest the center. Have both groups face
the center and have the ladies take one step forward and the men take
one step backward.





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