• Common items • Food and drinks In 1926, New Yorker Jacob Kowalski carried a brown leather suitcase full of pastries into a bank order to convince the loan manager Mr. Bingley to give him money for a future bakery.     Podcast: Play in… Read More
• Character Jacob Kowalski was a good-natured No-Maj factory worker in 1920s New York whose dream was to own a bakery. He fought for America in World War One (WFT). In 1926 Jacob went to a bank in New York City to get a loan for a proposed bakery based on recipes… Read More
• Character James Steward was the Muggle husband of Isolt Sayre. He was instrumental in creating Ilvermony and naming house Pukwudgie He was the adoptive father for Webster and Chadwick Boot and the blood father of Martha and Rionach Steward. He was the Headmaster of Ilvermony for many years. He lived to be… Read More
• Character Jim McGuffin was the weatherman on the evening news Vernon Dursley was watching on November 1, 1981 (PS1). Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 2:00 — 2.7MB)Subscribe:… Read More
• Source W.O.M.B.A.T. Test – Grade 1 W.O.M.B.A.T. stands for Wizards’ Ordinary Magic and Basic Aptitude Test. It is administered by the Wizarding Examinations Authority. The first W.O.M.B.A.T. test appeared on J K Rowling’s website on March 31, 2006. The test consisted of questions which required an extensive knowledge of canon and… Read More
• Source W.O.M.B.A.T. Test – Grade 2 W.O.M.B.A.T. stands for Wizards’ Ordinary Magic and Basic Aptitude Test. It is administered by the Wizarding Examinations Authority. The Grade 2 W.O.M.B.A.T. test appeared on J K Rowling’s website between September 29 and October 4, 2006. The test consisted of questions which required an… Read More
• Source W.O.M.B.A.T. Test – Grade 3 W.O.M.B.A.T. stands for Wizards’ Ordinary Magic and Basic Aptitude Test. It is administered by the Wizarding Examinations Authority. The W.O.M.B.A.T. Test Grade 3 appeared behind the Door on Rowling’s website on June 13, 2007 and ended 5 days later on June 18th. The test consisted of questions… Read More
• Headlines and advertisements Why the Joke’s on the Ministry, Not on the Muggles is an editorial appearing in the Daily Prophet (DP2). This editorial appears on page 11 of the Prophet, and is in response to the disappearance of a London Underground tube train and would appear to be critical of… Read More