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California / Water Witching #492423

NBC Evening News for Monday, Feb 28, 1977
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(Studio) In California, people use water witches to find water.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Marin Cnty., California) Phil Marvier hires water witch Fritz to find water for him. [FRITZ - says he feels divining rod begin to pull.] Process of witching noted. [MARVIER - says it's better than drilling without knowing anything. Bets reporter $100 to charity Fritz is right.] Reporter agrees, says it's NBC's money. In few weeks, drillers will come and result known.
REPORTER: Jack Perkins

(Studio) Instead of waiting few weeks, drilling done now and water found at 26 ft., as Fritz said. Bus. manager for network says reporter can pay off.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

Brinkley, David;
Chancellor, John;
Perkins, Jack

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