Jimmy and His Magic Patch
Real Name: Jimmy Watson
Identity/Class: Human "armed" with magical patch on trousers
Occupation: School boy
Affiliations: None known
Enemies: None known
Known Relatives: None known
Aliases: None known
Base of Operations: Active worldwide throughout time.
First Appearance: Beano #222 (D.C.Thomson, 1 January 1944)
Powers/Abilities: The patch can transport Jimmy into the past. Other abilities unknown.
History: Heading to school on day, Jimmy Watson stopped to rescue an old gypsy lady's cat from a dog, getting the bottom ripped off his trousers for his troubles. The gypsy fixed them with a piece of material cut from a magic carpet, and when Jimmy later wished that he had lived during the time of Drake and the Armada, the patch obligingly took him there.
Comments: Steven Levin wrote in to say "Alan Moore stated in the recent book Heroes and Monsters that he, at one point in the production of League of Extraordinary Gentlemen Vol. 2, was planning to link the carpet which Jimmy's patch came from to the magic carpet Gulliver Jones used."
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