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X:1 T:Dick the Haberdasher M:6/8 L:1/8 B:Thompson's Compleat Collection of 200 Favourite Country Dances, vol. 1 (London, 1757) Z:Transcribed and edited by Fynn Titford-Mock, 2007 Z:abc's:AK/Fiddler's Companion K:D A|def edc|B3 d3|ABA GFE|FGF !trill!E2D|def edc|B3 d3|ece g2f|f3 e2:| |:a|(af)a (af)a|a2A a2A|(ge)g (ge)g|g2G g2G|(af)a (af)a|bag fed|(e/f/g)f edc|d3 D2:||

DICK THE HABERDASHER. English, Jig. D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. Printed by the Thompson's in first country dance collection of 1757. The melody was also penned by Cheapside, London, musician Walter Rainstorp into his manuscript copybook (begun in 1747).

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Printed sources : - Thompson (Compleat Collection of 200 Favourite Country Dances, vol. 1), 1757; No. 53.

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