Dances new to 1915 (WPost 6/20/1915)

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Dances new to 1915 (WPost 6/20/1915) - San Francisco June THE Mhootnone - etep ihe...
San Francisco June THE Mhootnone - etep ihe Venus waits and the Bala are the three new dances that are to be presente to - Terpalchorean hf hnrtaata by tb - International Dancing Masters Association when they scatter to their various - fields of - endeavor - Such - waa the decision by the twenty - second annual annual convention in session tPncketfs Hall The smooth One - step if desljrned to ne we neaaiy enemy or the rag - It alms to drive all Tulg - arlty from the j dance floors of America aid eliminate dip and whirl It has already found Its way In an undeveloped condl tlon into certain New York cafes The danelngrf masters say they have added finesse and polish Plans and Specifications In the smooth one - step four move - meats predominate First comes the fanstept which is a smooth step to the right for the man executed twice Thlaflvea way to a progressive turn YogutWitJi Balboa as latest Dance Fads Terpstchorean Novelties Adapted by Master f the Art Soon to fe Introdueefcgdl drier the Country Eradicate the ZAaandAtnM Vulgarity - which Involves one complete turn in four erven moves The twlnlthi step V mcaaure n familiar to dancers as a quick step becomes a smooth movement movement of complicated - execution endlne with the terte a slight eccentric double step forward and - back which completes the dance Tho Tenus waits Is the creation of George K Puckett the San Francisco dancing - master This - waltz is a combination combination of four Bostons one step and a hap - of the Spanish draw class and one Spanish draw backward Balboa the Very Latest The Balboa is the very lafest terp - sichorean whirl offlclalTy so designated designated by the Dancing Masters It obviates obviates the vulgar It eradicates the rag - It proposes to appeal to all classes of dance enthusiasts in the TJnlted States The Balboa is the creation of Frank H Norman of Montreal Canada former former president of the association and dancing - master par excellence who danced before the Klngt of England six years ago He wanted to call his dance The Frisco but local dancing masters made him acquainted with the fact that Frisco as a nickname for San Francisco Is frowned upon In the exposition city Tnierefore Balboa The Balboa Is epitomised as follows follows by Its creator It Is a dance designed to combine the old Idea of straight dancing with the modern ideas of new steps It harmonizes harmonizes the best of the old and the new Into a combination of the one - step with the two - step It starts with a one - step with an arch turn followed by a maxlxe two - step and eight waltx steps a

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  1. The Washington Post,
  2. 20 Jun 1915, Sun,
  3. Page 6

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