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(November-December 1963)

DC, 1961 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD; 0.15 CAD; 0.23 GBP
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

Issue Notes

This issue has the second poll to see who readers wanted as new artist after Russ Heath left. The artists take part and appear as characters in the stories. (Bob Bailey, 2005-03-19)


Battle Of The Undersea Giants! (Table of Contents)

Sea Devils / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Russ Heath (signed) [as R. HEATH]
Inks:
Russ Heath (signed) [as R. HEATH]
Colors:
Jack Adler (colors and wash effects)
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Posiden; Hercules; Sea Devils [Dane Dorrance; Judy Walton; Nicky Walton; Biff Bailey]
Reprints:
Keywords:
Greek mythology; scuba diving; seahorses

War of the Underwater Giants! (Table of Contents)

Sea Devils / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
France Herron
Pencils:
Irv Novick
Inks:
Irv Novick
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Irv Novick; Sea Devils; Hercules; Neptune; Zeus; Hera
Synopsis:
Zeus challenges Hercules to defeat Neptune but their battle could destroy the oceans unless the Sea Devils can stop it.
Reprints:
Keywords:
frogmen; Greek mythology; Mount Olympus

Indexer Notes

Story is comprised of two parts, both of which are 5.66 pages each.

Wonders of the Water World... (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Four panels with text detailing science facts about water.

Challenge of the Fish Champions! (Table of Contents)

Sea Devils / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
France Herron
Pencils:
Jack Abel
Inks:
Jack Abel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Jack Abel; Karpas; Sea Devils [Dane Dorrance; Judy Walton; Nicky Walton; Biff Bailey]; Junior Sea Devils
Synopsis:
The Sea Devils enter an underwater relay race to raise money for the Junior Sea Devils but soon discover that their competition is not human.
Reprints:
Keywords:
barracuda; frogmen; manta ray; merman; octopus; sea lion; squid

Indexer Notes

Story is comprised of two parts, with part one being 5.66 pages and part two 6.66 pages in length.

["Greetings, Aqua-fans of the Sea Devils!"] (Table of Contents)

Undersea Breezes / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment and questions regarding skin-diving. Located between parts 1 and 2 of the second story.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Battle Of The Undersea Giants!
    Sea Devils
  2. 1. War of the Underwater Giants!
    Sea Devils
  3. 2. Wonders of the Water World...
  4. 3. Challenge of the Fish Champions!
    Sea Devils
  5. 4. ["Greetings, Aqua-fans of the Sea Devils!"]
    Undersea Breezes
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bruno Andreacchi
  • Benjamin Beck
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Veracity
  • Steve Jenner
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Bob Bailey
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes