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by Ian Pegler
Wed Sep 08, 2021 10:59 am
Forum: Fiction
Topic: The Adventures of Sam Spade, 1951 - "The Rowdy Dowser Caper"
Replies: 0
Views: 102

The Adventures of Sam Spade, 1951 - "The Rowdy Dowser Caper"

"I never said his name was Dowser I said he was a dowser!"

The Adventures of Sam Spade, 1951 - "The Rowdy Dowser Caper"
(ignore the image)



Ian
by Ian Pegler
Tue Sep 07, 2021 2:54 pm
Forum: Intimations
Topic: Clive Thompson
Replies: 1
Views: 181

Re: Clive Thompson

Very sad to hear this news. I met him at conference quite a few times. :(

Ian
by Ian Pegler
Sun Jul 11, 2021 8:52 am
Forum: General
Topic: Famous dowsers
Replies: 11
Views: 8977

Re: Famous dowsers

I retrieved the page with the EInstein info from the Wayback machine:

https://web.archive.org/web/20120809235 ... stein.html

Ian
by Ian Pegler
Mon Feb 08, 2021 4:30 pm
Forum: Dowsing in the News
Topic: Dowsing for gold in Western Australia
Replies: 5
Views: 1732

Re: Dowsing for gold in Western Australia

Nice story.

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by Ian Pegler
Thu Nov 12, 2020 9:56 am
Forum: Dowsing on film
Topic: British Pathe - vintage dowsing footage
Replies: 9
Views: 11147

Re: British Pathe - vintage dowsing footage

This is the David Lloyd George clip again, this time with sound !!!



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by Ian Pegler
Tue Sep 15, 2020 10:58 am
Forum: Dowsing in the News
Topic: Llangollen's Holy Grail legend - new research
Replies: 96
Views: 69890

Re: Llangollen's Holy Grail legend - new research

That's interesting!

Ian
by Ian Pegler
Sun Sep 06, 2020 3:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mitchell's Fold (stone circle in Shropshire, England)
Replies: 54
Views: 37126

Re: Mitchell's Fold (stone circle in Shropshire, England)

Here's what I said on FB: No mention of Alexander Thom, who surveyed it and found it to be a good match for a "Type A flattened" circle (see Megalithic Rings, p24). So if it was "constructed in the 18th century by Druid Temple enthusiasts" how did the hoaxers know about Thom's ge...
by Ian Pegler
Fri Jul 12, 2019 3:21 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Community in shock as Holy Thorn in Glastonbury desecrated
Replies: 31
Views: 26708

Re: Community in shock as Holy Thorn in Glastonbury desecrated

Good grief... this is beyond words.

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by Ian Pegler
Thu Dec 27, 2018 8:47 am
Forum: Non-Fiction
Topic: THE DIVINING ROD: John Mullins book
Replies: 10
Views: 14559

Re: THE DIVINING ROD: John Mullins book

John Mullins book can be found on the "Wayback Machine" archive here, https://archive.org/web/ as can some other old divining books, others may be available to borrow. Alan The Wayback Machine is an archive of websites. The Mullins book may be found here: https://archive.org/details/b2488...
by Ian Pegler
Thu Dec 20, 2018 12:08 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Dowsing in "Herge's Adventures of Tintin"
Replies: 77
Views: 67082

Re: Dowsing in "Herge's Adventures of Tintin"

Grahame wrote: Thu Dec 20, 2018 12:04 pm The video is quite interesting with the Tintin animations - sadly my Spanish isn't up to understanding what they are saying! :lol:
Google Translator is your friend... :)

Ian
by Ian Pegler
Thu Dec 20, 2018 11:10 am
Forum: General
Topic: Dowsing in "Herge's Adventures of Tintin"
Replies: 77
Views: 67082

Re: Dowsing in "Herge's Adventures of Tintin"

With the 50th anniversary of the first real Moon Landing just around the corner, an exhibition in Spain will be celebrating the link with Tintin:

http://www.telemadrid.es/programas/tele ... 92928.html

Ian
by Ian Pegler
Fri Oct 12, 2018 5:10 pm
Forum: Intimations
Topic: Thanks Grahame
Replies: 10
Views: 8573

Re: WELCOME! Read this second.

Well done Grahame, I hope now that you have gone to the bother of resurecting the forum that dowsers will use it and dowsers will post on it.

Ian
by Ian Pegler
Tue Mar 20, 2018 5:22 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Dowsing in "Herge's Adventures of Tintin"
Replies: 77
Views: 67082

Re: Dowsing in "Herge's Adventures of Tintin"

Another letter of attestation from the Mertens book, from a Mme Barbier of Etterbeek. Dated 27 July 1940. (p.275, modern reprint) She has had news of her husband whom she has been to see in a hospital in Antwerp where he is being treated. She confirms that during the course of her consultation with ...
by Ian Pegler
Sun Mar 18, 2018 11:32 am
Forum: General
Topic: Dowsing in "Herge's Adventures of Tintin"
Replies: 77
Views: 67082

Re: Dowsing in "Herge's Adventures of Tintin"

Was there any actual confirmation that the body exhumed was actually the husband? Did the widow positively identify it (a gruesome and traumatic task I guess), or was there some personal item that she recognised? Without something like that, this story is no better than hearsay. Of course nowadays ...