Uncle Scrooge; Beagle Boys [176-671; 176-716; 176-617; 176-167; 176-761; 176-176]; Donald Duck; Huey; Dewey; Louie; Clerkly; King Kumquat; Pfat Caht
Scrooge is carrying $10 million in gold to Southern Miserystan, to buy the world's largest diamond. His elaborate pirate-proof ship is attacked by the Beagle Boys, but Scrooge is victorious. He buys the diamond and bad luck immediately descends upon him. The Beagles steal it, and the bad luck becomes theirs.