Almost nobody believes traveling medicine man Mr. Sam'l is really a "water witch" who can detect water underground with his divining rod. The exception is a ruthless land grabber who has capitalized on a prolonged drought and all the known wells drying up. The land grabber, secretly, hired professional geologists to locate hidden springs on farmland that the owners are about to abandon and sell -- for a song -- to him. Realizing that Mr. Sam'l could find the water through blind luck if nothing else, and that even if he doesn't he will inspire Dodge City to renew digging before the land grabber can secure the property, the land grabber hires a gunman ...
Did You Know?
At the end when Mr. Sam'l, Marcie (his daughter), and Ben are standing next to each other, Marcie can be seen from behind standing in between the other two with her arms around each one, specifically with her right hand on Mr. Sam'l's right shoulder. When the view is moved to the front her right hand is now more towards the middle of his back. And when the view is returned to the back, her right hand is again on his right shoulder. See more