Thanks for the shout out for Summer by the Sea Cin, only a few hours until kick-off!
On Thu, Aug 4, 2016 at 1:25 PM, Cin <cinbar...@gmail.com> wrote: > They're the same thing & used when waltz music gets absurdly fast at the > turn of the previous century. This should get you started: > http://www.libraryofdance.org/dances/ Search for the dance name & > there's > video. > > Most of the serious dance historians are off at this Vintage Dance week as > of yesterday. > http://www.vintagevictorian.com/2016summer-bythe-sea.html > --cin > Cynthia Barnes > cinbar...@gmail.com > > On Thu, Aug 4, 2016 at 10:10 AM, ruthan...@mindspring.com < > ruthan...@mindspring.com> wrote: > > > Hello the list, after so long… > > > > Doing a play (“Camping with Henry and Tom”) where the character Henry > Ford > > refers to two dances: The Ripple and The Newport. A quick Google doesn’t > > yiield anything. Did the playwright just make up these dance names, or > were > > they real dances around 1920? I’d very much like to hear from any > reenactor > > who has danced one or both, or even heard of one or both. > > > > Any help appreciated! > > > > —Ruth Anne Baumgartner > > > > _______________________________________________ > > h-costume mailing list > > firstname.lastname@example.org > > http://mail.indra.com/mailman/listinfo/h-costume > > > _______________________________________________ > h-costume mailing list > email@example.com > http://mail.indra.com/mailman/listinfo/h-costume > -- Katy Bishop, Vintage Victorian katybisho...@gmail.com www.VintageVictorian.com Custom reproduction gowns of the Victorian Era. Publisher of the Vintage Dress Series books. _______________________________________________ h-costume mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org http://mail.indra.com/mailman/listinfo/h-costume