(November-December 1961)

DC, 1961 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1961-09-12
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

On-sale date from ad in My Greatest Adventure #61.


A Bottleful of Sea Devils! (Table of Contents)

Sea Devils / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Russ Heath
Inks:
Russ Heath
Colors:
Jack Adler (color and wash effects)
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Sea Devils [Dane Dorrance; Judy Walton; Nicky Walton; Biff Bailey]; Mr. Neptune
Reprints:
Keywords:
frogmen; ship in a bottle

Indexer Notes

Pencil credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Previous indexer credited Jack Adler with inks, but he provided wash effect and color.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Honor House Products Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

A Bottleful of Sea Devils! (Table of Contents)

Sea Devils / comic story / 11.33 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Russ Heath
Inks:
Russ Heath
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Sea Devils [Dane Dorrance; Judy Walton; Nicky Walton; Biff Bailey]; Mr. Neptune
Synopsis:
The Sea Devils are helping the Navy test a device that stops motors underwater when it it stolen by Mr. Neptune.
Reprints:
Keywords:
aircraft carrier; amoeba; frogmen; ship in a bottle; shrinking ray

Indexer Notes

In two parts. Pages 8 and 12 are 2/3 pages. Page count confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Showcase; The Atom / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Wanted: Safe Bus Riders! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
advocacy

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 9 of the previous story sequence.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll Pop / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Sea Devils Battle Diary [Part 1] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Russ Heath (signed)
Inks:
Russ Heath (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

World Globe / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Garcelon Stamp Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Star of the Sea! (Table of Contents)

Sea Devils / comic story / 12.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Russ Heath (signed)
Inks:
Russ Heath (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Sea Devils [Dane Dorrance; Judy Walton; Nicky Walton; Biff Bailey]; Pappy
Synopsis:
The Sea Devil's pet seal, Pappy, saves them repeatedly during his first trip to the ocean.
Reprints:
Keywords:
frogmen; giant octopus; seal; shark; whale

Indexer Notes

Page count confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll Ice Cream Bar / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Giant Superman Annual; Giant Batman Annual / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Jowett Institute of Physical Training / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

American Specialty Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. A Bottleful of Sea Devils!
    Sea Devils
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Honor House Products Corp.
  3. 2. A Bottleful of Sea Devils!
    Sea Devils
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Showcase; The Atom
  6. 5. Wanted: Safe Bus Riders!
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  8. 7. Sea Devils Battle Diary [Part 1]
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    World Globe
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Undersea Breezes
  12. 11. Star of the Sea!
    Sea Devils
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Ice Cream Bar
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Giant Superman Annual; Giant Batman Annual
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    American Specialty Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Nick Caputo
  • Steve Jenner
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Jim Walls
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes