La Tuque

La Tuque

(lä tük), town (1991 pop. 10,003), S Que., Canada, on the St. Maurice River, NW of Quebec. La Tuque, in a lumbering and farming region, was established as a trading post in the French period; it grew after the coming of the railroad in 1908. It is a pulp and paper center with a hydroelectric power station.
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One year later a sculpture of a tuque and boots took first place in the snow-sculpting contest and inspired the image of Leo La Tuque, which became the official mascot and trademark of the festival in 1972.
On se braqua plutot sur << Refus global >>, dont on tira quelques bouts de phrase (dont le celebre << Au diable le goupillon et la tuque! >>) pour illustrer, dans les annees 1940 et 1950, une position ideologique intenable et absurde, avant que par un renversement complet, le texte ne devint le symbole meme de la supposee << entree du Quebec dans la modernite >>.
Moreover, the Saint-Maurice, just like the Saint-Francois, was well endowed with pulp and paper mills; the Canadian International Paper in La Tuque, the Laurentide in Grand'Mere, the Belgo in Shawinigan, and the Wagayamack and St.
Since you took over as a Principal at La Tuque Residential School [Que.], we want to: Thank you for rescuing us from getting strapped for no apparent reason.
Avec la formation initiale des villes de Quebec, Montreal et Trois-Rivieres, le Quebec fut d'abord urbain, avant d'occuper la vaste peripherie par l'etablissement de lieux de conquete de ressources tels que La Tuque, Sept-Iles, Chicoutimi, Val-d'Or et autres Matagami.
Pendant la courte periode de 1968 a 1975, Shawinigan, La Tuque et GrandMere ont vu la part occupee par les societes diminuer de plus de la moitie, pendant qu'Alma et Arvida perdaient autour de vingt points et Noranda quatorze points.
The first of these are the Petits Chateaux wines from Bordeaux, which include 1997 Chateau Blanca, Bordeaux Rouge (pounds 4.49) and 1996 Domaine La Tuque Bel Air, Cotes de Castillon (pounds 4.95).
Domaine la Tuque Bel-Air Cotes de Castillon 1996, pounds 4.95, Somerfield
At present, until the recycled content is up to 40%, kraft from the La Tuque mill is added.