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Matsue

(mätso͞o`ā), city (1990 pop. 142,956), capital of ShimaneShimane
, prefecture (1990 pop. 781,005), SW Honshu, Japan, on the Sea of Japan. Matsue (the capital), Hamada, and Izumo are the most important cities. Stock raising, lumbering, and rice growing are important activities. The Oki Islands are part of Shimane.
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 prefecture, SW Honshu, Japan, a port on the Sea of Japan. It is an important distribution center and a popular tourist spot. Landmarks include the 17th cent. Matsue Castle and a museum containing a collection of the manuscripts and letters of Lafcadio HearnHearn, Lafcadio
, 1850–1904, American-Japanese author, b. Lefkás, Ionian Islands, of Irish-Greek parentage. He was educated in Ireland, England, and France before immigrating to the United States in 1869.
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, who lived in Matsue for 15 months in the late 19th cent. and wrote about the city and recorded its folktales.

Matsue

 

a city in Japan, in western Honshu Island; port on the isthmus between Lake Shinji and Naka-no-umi Lagoon. It is the capital of Shimane Prefecture. Population, 118,000 (1970). Matsue has silk-spinning, wood-products, and food industries. Cottage industries include the production of lacquer ware, ceramics, and other articles.

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Ruby Association/ Shimane Prefectural Government/ Matsue Municipal Government/ Shimane University/ Matsue College of Technology/ JETRO Matsue / Shimane Industrial Promotion Foundation/ Shimane Information Technology Industry Association/ Open Source Software Society Shimane/ METI Chugoku Bureau of Economy, Trade and Industry
On Monday, another prefectural election board in Shimane also appealed a ruling by the Hiroshima High Court's Matsue branch that was issued on March 26.
The presence of Aiko Shimajiri, a parliamentary secretary with the Cabinet Office, at the "Takeshima Day" ceremony in the Shimane Prefecture city of Matsue marks the first time anyone from one of the top three posts in a government ministry has attended the event.
The area covers all of Matsue city, the capital of the prefecture where the plant is located, as well as parts of four adjacent cities.
MATSUE, Japan - The Shimane prefectural government on Wednesday announced a disaster preparedness plan that includes steps to evacuate around 396,000 residents living within 30 kilometers of Chugoku Electric Power Co.
Visibility at many observation points in the prefectures was over 10 kilometers, but it fell to 7 km in Tottori and 8 km in Matsue, Shimane Prefecture.
The 5000m heats then begin on Wednesday of next week and he left the training camp in Matsue in Japan earlier today for Beijing to complete his preparations.
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District Office to be closed Office into which Scheduled closed office will consolidation date be consolidated Chukyo Kasugai Nagoya November 20, 2006 District Okazaki Handa Ogaki Gifu Chugoku Tsuyama Okayama District Kure Mihara Tottori Matsue Yonago Matsue Kyushu Fukuoka-nishi Fukuoka District Omuta Tamana Fukue Nagasaki
Going to the opposite extreme from the blurry vision of Daido Moriyama, his primary influence, Taiji Matsue asserts relentless visibility, dissolving perspective in the glare of sharp outlines and in the accumulation of self-assertive details, to convey a new kind of anti-humanist vision.
Two pieces of slate unearthed in Matsue, Shimane Prefecture, were from an ink stone imported to Japan from a Chinese colony on the Korean Peninsula set up in 108 B.
The company, based in Matsue, Shimane Prefecture, said it is likely to post a pretax loss of 366 million yen as opposed to an earlier projected profit of 176 million yen for the six-month period through Dec.