The dowser was a retired miller, and came provided with a number of forked twigs.
These modes possibly include that which moves the dowser's rod.
To-day, however, the common belief is that the name is derived from the magic power of the 'dowser' or Water-Finder.
What then is the secret of the dowser's often remarkable success?
She'd evidently had the dowser go over the list of twenty-two dominated planets.
Is this due to any special faculty in the dowser, or has the twig itself anything to do with it?
My dowser then found a small shack on the map where a communicator to the ship would be.
But directly that he came to the spots the dowser had found the twig showed vigorous signs of animation.
The dowser, I should add, is not hypnotised before he finds the water.