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CAKEWAJLK BACK-AGAIN FOrVsUMMER DA'NCE
"Ebenezer Bow" First Step
The cake-walk has -pranced into
fashion again. '
The fox-trot has been danced off
the boards. --
At the summer,, gardens, in the
cabarets, in the lake resorts and in
the home "parlor" every one is prac
ticing the high-sttepping, fantistic
ragtime dances ma'de''famoiis by
Black Patti, Williams 'and Walker
and other colored trippers.
So that everybody may cake-walk,
the Day Book has arranged to give
its readers six cake-walk - lessons.
in the Revived Cake-Walk.
They are simple, you can learn the
steps without a teacher.
Here's the .first the "Ebenezer
The first ''"step" 'in a cake-walk
isn't a step, at. all it's a bow, and as
every figure ends with a bow, and a
grand, sweeping salute ends the
dance itself you should take as much
care to learn to bow as to "step."
In the "Ebenezer bow" the lady
carries her fan, and her partner
wears a top hat and carries a walk
ing stick decorated with a knot of
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