|"Is this all real? Or has this been happening inside my head?"
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The Midwest Association of Warlocks and Witches was based in this city. It was reported in the 6 December 1926 issue of The New York Ghost that this organisation was questioning recent MACUSA defence efforts.
Behind the scenes
The Damen station on the Chicago Transit Authority's Blue Line, is, according to J. K. Rowling, where students make the exchange from Ilvermorny to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry through a platform wall which serves as a "door to Hogwarts".
- Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (film) (Mentioned in newspaper)