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Statuesque Spendthrifts


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Story code: W WDC 138-02
Origin: US comic books
Title: Statuesque Spendthrifts
Hero(es): Donald Duck
Pages: 10
Layout: 4 rows per page
Appearances: Cornelius Coot (statue), Donald Duck, Huey Dewey and Louie, Maharajah of Howduyustan, Uncle Scrooge [show character portraits]
Writing: Carl Barks
Art: Carl Barks
Date of first publication:
Date the story was created:
External link: Carl Barks guidebook

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  article: Qdk/CBB 1F, Qdk/CBSV 9L, Qdk/DDFR 3L, Qfi/ALP 9D, Qfi/OA2006B, Qfi/SI1979-04H, Qfi/T1980DML, Qit/CBCA 14M, Qit/CBCA 15I, Qit/CTS 4F, Qit/CTS 4J, Qit/DPCS 4G, Qit/DPCS 12B, Qit/DPCS 13D, Qit/DPCS 13E, Qit/DPCS 45M, Qit/GSD 26I, Qit/GSD 26J, Qit/GSD 29I, Qit/MD 6D, Qit/PM 220c, Qit/TD 9O, Qit/ZP 160A, Qnl/HLVOD 1K, Qno/DD1996B26, Qno/DD1997-13I, Qus/US 226C
  various: Qnl/SSCH 346E (Een cadeau voor Thom) (unknown), IC ZP 44 (cover), D/N 98029 (The Golden Statue) (remake), HC DD2002-32R (re-used art), XFC AT 1E (text story), D 21794 (postcard), XFC AT 1D (1 panel), GC LTBSP 28 (Cornelius Coot from panel 5.6)

This story is rated 7.7/10 and ranked 176/30597 according to COA users. There have been about 120 votes for this story.

en   US and a maharajah make enourmous statues
da   Joakim konkurrerer med Maharajah om at bygge den største statue
fi   Maailman rikkain mies; Roope-setä ja ulkomainen maharadja rakennuttavat kilpaa jättimäisiä patsaita ympäri Ankkalinnaa.
fr   Picsou refuse de financer une statue du fondateur de Donaldville, Cornélius Ecoutum, quand il apprend qu'un maharadjah qui se prétend l'homme le plus riche du monde accepte (by duckstories, history)
fr   Invité par la municipalité de Donaldville à financer l'érection d'une statue de Cornélius, le fondateur de la ville, Picsou, bien évidemment, refuse tout net. C'est alors que le Maharajah de Grandtralala accepte de la financer car il se prétend l'homme le plus riche du monde. Picsou, piqué au vif, réplique par une seconde statue, plus grande. La bataille commence.
de   US und ein Maharadscha bauen immer größere CC-Statuen, um ihren Reichtum unter Beweis zu stellen.
el   Ο Θείος Σκρουτζ συναγωνίζεται με έναν μαχαραγιά για το ποιος θα φτιάξει το μεγαλύτερο άγαλμα. (by figolfin, history)
it   Gara tra zio Paperone e un Maraja (by Papik, history)
it   US e il maragià competono per chi è più ricco
no   Skrue konkurrerer med Maharajah om å bygge største statue
pl   Do Kaczogrodu przyjechał Maharadża Jaksiemastanu, uznawany za najbogatszego człowieka na świecie. Podarował on sporą sumę na budowę pomnika Korneliusza Kwaczaka, założyciela miasta. Sknerus nie wierząc w to, że ktoś może mieć więcej pieniędzy od niego, staje z nim do pojedynku w budowie pomników. (by ACh, history)
sv   Ståtliga statyer
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