(April-June 1961)

Dell, 1960 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Dell Exciting Adventure
Editing
?
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Sea Hunt (Table of Contents)

Sea Hunt / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Colors
? (photo)
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure
Characters
Mike Nelson [as portrayed by Lloyd Bridges]
Reprints

Underwater Cover-Up; Suspicious Waters (Table of Contents: 1)

Sea Hunt / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photo); Russ Manning
Inks
? (photo); Russ Manning
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure
Characters
Mike Nelson

Indexer Notes

inside front cover. Table of Contents page

Underwater Cover-up (Table of Contents: 2)

Sea Hunt / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils
Russ Manning
Inks
Russ Manning
Colors
?
Letters
Russ Manning

Genre
adventure
Characters
Mike Nelson; Ron (Mike's friend); Lieutenant Brady (Harbor Patrol)
Synopsis
Two robbers make their getaway from a sea resort in a motor boat, and Mike Nelson joins the harbor patrol to apprehend them. Caught in the moving tide of events, Mike volunteers to do a specialized bit of skin diving to help the police close the case.

Indexer Notes

Script and lettering identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

Deep Divers (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Russ Manning
Inks
Russ Manning
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure
Synopsis
Story about the pearl divers in the South Pacific.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

Suspicious Waters (Table of Contents: 4)

Sea Hunt / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils
Russ Manning
Inks
Russ Manning
Colors
?
Letters
Russ Manning

Genre
adventure
Characters
Mike Nelson; Tommy Wayne; Phil Sands; Dave Benton
Synopsis
Mike Nelson keeps his promise to a young skin diver and takes him along on a diving job off the Mexican coast. Knowing he is responsible for the youth's safety, Mike fights with all his strength to protect him from two would-be killers.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script and lettering identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

The Gribet Hunt (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Russ Manning [as RM] (signed)
Inks
Russ Manning [as RM] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Russ Manning

Genre
adventure
Characters
Jimmy (no last name); group of unnamed boys
Synopsis
A group of grunion hunters sends Jimmy on a wild goose chase.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Initialed "RM" in first panel, bottom right. Lettering identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

The Bay Bandit (Table of Contents: 6)

Sea Hunt / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils
Russ Manning
Inks
Russ Manning
Colors
?
Letters
Russ Manning

Genre
adventure
Characters
Mike Nelson; Marge Owens; Dick Owens; Skipper Tom
Synopsis
Mike searches for a bandit that is robbing yachts in the marina.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script and lettering identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

The Red Tide (Table of Contents: 7)

Sea Hunt / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Russ Manning
Inks
Russ Manning
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Short story about plankton.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

Animals of the Sea (Table of Contents: 8)

Sea Hunt / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Russ Manning
Inks
Russ Manning
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
A brief story about coral, sponges, sea urchins and sea anemones.

Indexer Notes

inside back cover. Art identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

Birds of the Sea (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Story about the arctic tern, sea gulls, albatross, pelican and other waterfowl.

Indexer Notes

back cover

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Sea Hunt
    Sea Hunt
  2. 1. Underwater Cover-Up; Suspicious Waters
    Sea Hunt
  3. 2. Underwater Cover-up
    Sea Hunt
  4. 3. Deep Divers
  5. 4. Suspicious Waters
    Sea Hunt
  6. 5. The Gribet Hunt
  7. 6. The Bay Bandit
    Sea Hunt
  8. 7. The Red Tide
    Sea Hunt
  9. 8. Animals of the Sea
    Sea Hunt
  10. 9. Birds of the Sea
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Mike Nielsen
  • Gene Reed
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Jim Stangas
  • Karsten S.
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