(November-December 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

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.


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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Made Simple Self-Teaching Encyclopedia / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

War of the Underwater Giants! (Table of Contents: 2)

Sea Devils / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed 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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Flash Annual; The Brave and the Bold / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

["Get these favorite, exciting and entertaining comics magazines..."] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Battle of the Undersea Giants! Part Two (Table of Contents: 6)

Sea Devils / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

100 Toy Soldiers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Zenith Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Wonders of the Water World... (Table of Contents: 10)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; nature

Indexer Notes

Four panels with text detailing science facts about water.

Challenge of the Fish Champions! (Table of Contents: 11)

Sea Devils / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed 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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

["Greetings, Aqua-fans of the Sea Devils!"] (Table of Contents: 13)

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.

The Challenge of the Fish Champions! Part Two (Table of Contents: 14)

Sea Devils / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Metal Men / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

104 Cars / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Roman War Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

American Bodybuilding Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Aurora / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Battle of the Undersea Giants!
    Sea Devils
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Made Simple Self-Teaching Encyclopedia
  3. 2. War of the Underwater Giants!
    Sea Devils
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Flash Annual; The Brave and the Bold
  6. 5. ["Get these favorite, exciting and entertaining comics magazines..."]
  7. 6. Battle of the Undersea Giants! Part Two
    Sea Devils
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    100 Toy Soldiers
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Co.
  11. 10. Wonders of the Water World...
  12. 11. Challenge of the Fish Champions!
    Sea Devils
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  14. 13. ["Greetings, Aqua-fans of the Sea Devils!"]
    Undersea Breezes
  15. 14. The Challenge of the Fish Champions! Part Two
    Sea Devils
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Metal Men
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    104 Cars
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Roman War Soldiers
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    American Bodybuilding Club
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Aurora
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bruno Andreacchi
  • Benjamin Beck
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Keith Chandler
  • Nick Caputo
  • Steve Jenner
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Bob Bailey
  • Jim Stangas
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