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(September-October 1963)

DC, 1961 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Robert Kanigher
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Secrets of 3 Sunken Ships (Table of Contents)

Sea Devils / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Irv Novick
Colors:
Jack Adler (color and wash effects)
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Sea Devils [Dane Dorrance; Judy Walton; Nicky Walton; Biff Bailey]
Reprints:
Keywords:
frogmen

Indexer Notes

Previous indexer credited Jack Adler with inks, but he provided color and wash effects.

The Secrets of 3 Sunken Ships Part 1 (Table of Contents)

Sea Devils / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
France Herron
Pencils:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Sea Devils [Dane Dorrance; Judy Walton; Nicky Walton; Biff Bailey]; Joe Kubert; Captain English; Black Shark
Synopsis:
Dane dives on the spot his ancestor lost the ship "Honor" to the pirate Black Shark without firing a single shot.
Reprints:
Keywords:
frogmen; pirate

Indexer Notes

Page 6 has only 0.67 of the story, plus an ad for Totsie Roll

The Secrets of 3 Sunken Ships Part 2 (Table of Contents)

Sea Devils / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
France Herron
Pencils:
Gene Colan (signed)
Inks:
Gene Colan (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Sea Devils [Dane Dorrance; Judy Walton; Nicky Walton; Biff Bailey]; Gene Colan
Synopsis:
The Sea Devils travel back in time and help save ancient Greece from a Persian navy.
Reprints:
Keywords:
frogmen; Greece; octopus; Persia; time travel

Indexer Notes

The layout of page 1 is almost identical to the cover, though drawn by a different artist.

The Secrets of 3 Sunken Ships Part 3 - Conclusion! (Table of Contents)

Sea Devils / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
France Herron
Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed) [as ANDRU AND Esposito]
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed) [as ANDRU AND Esposito]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Sea Devils [Dane Dorrance; Judy Walton; Nicky Walton; Biff Bailey]; Ross Andru; Mike Esposito
Synopsis:
The Sea Devils discover the secret of the Mary Celeste.
Reprints:
Keywords:
flying saucer; frogmen; Mary Celeste

Indexer Notes

Page 4 has only 0.67 of story plus an ad for Tootsie Roll.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Secrets of 3 Sunken Ships
    Sea Devils
  2. 1. The Secrets of 3 Sunken Ships Part 1
    Sea Devils
  3. 2. The Secrets of 3 Sunken Ships Part 2
    Sea Devils
  4. 3. The Secrets of 3 Sunken Ships Part 3 - Conclusion!
    Sea Devils
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Veracity
  • Steve Jenner
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Dwayne Best
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes