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Zamira Gulch

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"In the meantime, might I suggest using nails to hold your pictures in place?"
-- Zamira Gulch (DP3)

Author of Practical Household Magic, who also writes for the Problem Page of the Daily Prophet (DP3).

Ms Gulch specialises in readers' everyday magical problems and advises a witch who cannot get her Fixing Charms to stick. She suggests better concentration while performing charms and an ingenious Muggle solution (DP3).

Zamira Gulch
Gender Female
Dates fl. 1990s
Species / Race Witch
Affiliations Daily Prophet
Profession Journalist and author
First Introduced DP3



The name may derive from Elmira Gulch, the name of the Kansas alter-ego of the "Wicked Witch of the West" in the film version of The Wizard of Oz.


While the date printed on DP3 is 1 June 1999, the timeframe for these events is 1992-1993.

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