National Geographic : 1939 May
GENTLE FOLK SETTLE STERN SAGUENAY 597 A 1938 TRAPPER BEGINS HIS JOURNEY TO THE NORTH IN A TAXI! Friends of a Montagnais hunter and clerks of the trading post at Pointe Bleue help him load up for a long winter. The automobile will carry him about 50 miles to a river where he will transfer to a canoe, then paddle several hundred miles to the hunting grounds. Hudson's Bay Company stakes the Indian to grub and equipment which he pays for with furs in the spring. PROUD OF THEIR WHISKERS, PLEASED WITH THEIR PIPES Dressed in their best clothes, two Grande Baie veterans discuss the centennial.