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December 19th, 2006

The Texas Tommy

The Texas Tommy is more than just a step. It's actually a turn of the century dance. It is said to have influenced Lindy Hop a lot (much like Charleston has). Here it is danced in 1914 in San Francisco. You'll notice the partner stuff more near the end of the clip.

More on the Texas Tommy…
http://www.streetswing.com/histmain/z3tex1.htm

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