Donald Duck
Want To Buy An Island?

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Story code: W WDC 235-02
Origin: US comic books
Title: Want To Buy An Island?
Hero(es): Donald Duck
Pages: 10
Layout: 4 rows per page
Appearances: Donald Duck, Huey Dewey and Louie [show character portraits]
Writing: Carl Barks
Art: Carl Barks
Date of first publication:
Date the story was created:
External link: Carl Barks guidebook
Refers to W WDC 81-02 (Treasure Map Sap) (remake)
Referred to in
  article: Qfi/T1980DMM, Qfi/T1994MEEM, Qit/DPCS 20N, Qit/DPCS 38J

This story is rated 7.5/10 and ranked 1378/29135 according to COA users. There have been about 15 votes for this story.

en   At school, Huey Dewey and Louie's teacher instructs her pupils on business and land purchases by getting them to fill in a form to buy an island. The form ends up in the hands of a tramp who then cons Donald into believing that he actually owns the island and is willing to sell it. Keen to live in what is described as a tropical paradise, Donald agrees, but the island proves anything but heavenly... (by marktreut, history)
fr   Riri Fifi et Loulou ont rédigé un acte de vente d'une île imaginaire lors d'un cours, mais le papier se retrouve à la poubelle puis dans les mains d'un clochard (by duckstories, history)
fr   Riri, Fifi et Loulou ont rédigé un acte notarié de vente d'une île imaginaire lors d'un cours avec leur maîtresse d'école. Une fois mis à la poubelle cet acte bidon est emporté par le vent puis recueilli par un vagabond qui le revend au premier naïf venu, c'est à dire Donald. La situation devient cocasse lorsque Donald emmène ses neveux avec lui sur cet île qui... existe bel et bien à l'endroit imaginaire indiqué sur l'acte de vente.
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USA, WDC 235

France, JM 479

Chile, DIS 439

Netherlands, DD1971-40

France, PM 80

USA, WDC 501

Netherlands, BV 30

Yugoslavia, MZS 567

Germany, TGDDZ 67

Norway, DD1994B35

USA, DDMM 6
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