A - Marche Change Hands

Image Shews the Lady and Gentleman's situation after their having made the first Movement of the Four March Steps that precede the Slow French Waltz. The Lady's right foot and the Gentleman's left Foot being placed in the fourth position. in front, the Body of each resting on the Foot in front, and the other Foot of each in the fourth position behind; the Knee straight, and the Toe pointed, with a slight Inclination of the Head.

The Attitude of the Arms may be substituted for the first, or be introduced in performing the March Steps, by the Lady placing her right Arm behind her and giving her Hand to the Gentleman, which he takes with his right and the left Hands being joined in front.(Thos Wilson)