Bottlecaps for Tralla La, also known as Tralla La, is a comic story written and drawn by Carl Barks. It features Scrooge McDuck, Donald Duck, Huey, Dewey and Louie Duck, Lah Deedah and various other inhabitants of Tralla La. Mrs Snootsbury, the Snowbuggian Prime Minister and Marco Polo are also mentioned.
After going through a nervous breakdown caused by the ceaseless worrying of his billionaire life, Scrooge decides to move to the lost valley of Tralla La, an utopian civilization where money doesn't exist. After a bit of exploring, they find the valley really does exist, and find their way there. Everything goes swimmingly until Scrooge acccidentally introduces money to the Tralla La denizens, sending their whole society spiralling into chaos.
Behind the scenesEdit
This story was first printed in 1954 in Uncle Scrooge #6. It was then reprinted in The Best of Uncle Scrooge and Donald Duck #1, Uncle Scrooge #106, Uncle Scrooge #183, Uncle Scrooge Digest #3, Disney Comics Album #6, The Adventures of Uncle Scrooge McDuck in Color #6, Uncle Scrooge Adventures #39, Carl Barks's Greatest DuckTales Stories #2, The Toon Treasury of Classic Children's Comics, and, of course, in all variations of the Carl Barks Library.