Ath is also well known in Hainaut for its annual fete called le jour de ducasse - ducasse being the Walloon word for kermesse (fete).
8222; Batailley, Pauillac. Grand-Puy-Lacoste, Pauillac. Ducasse-Grand-Puy, Pauillac. Château Lynch-Bages, Pauillac.
PIERRE EMMANUEL ALBERT DUCASSE, Baron (1813-1893), French historian, was born at Bourges on the 16th of November 1813.
Ducasse was the author of some slight novels, and from the practice of this form of literature he acquired that levity which appears even in his most serious historical publications.
Ducasse (to vols., Paris, 1858-1860); F.