5 images. Sea moss found at surfside, 19 October 1955. Denise Kroening - 4 years (with 'Sea moss'); Strange sea moss identified as polyzoa and also bryozoa.; Caption slip reads: "Photographer: Emery. Date: 1953-10-19. Reporter: Emery to RW. Assignment: "Moss animals" vs. Surfside. 95: Denise Kroening, 4 years, scoops handful of mysterious 'sea moss' from huge drift left by sea in front of her beach home at 101B Surfside at Surfside Colony, near Seal Beach. 26-27: Closeup of handful of strange 'moss' identified by marine biologists of Dpt. of Fish & Game as Bryozoa, known also as Polyzoa, 'moss animals' of the sea which could build colonies in glass houses. 24: Enlarged closeup of branching colony.44: Budding ends of a colony with pin for comparison."