- "It's two Sickles a scoop, people, so stop being cheap, stop throwing powdered Runespoor fangs on the fire and stop blowing yourselves out of the chimney! If one more wizard comes in here with a burned backside, I swear I won't treat him. It's two Sickles a scoop!"
- — Statement by Poke on the use of homemade Floo Powder substitutes[src]
Rutherford Poke was a Healer at and a spokesperson for St Mungo's Hospital for Magical Maladies and Injuries.
In 2010, he lamented the incidence of injuries caused by people attempting to use homemade substitutes for Floo Powder, reminding people that the authentic article only cost two Sickles per scoop, and swearing he would refuse to treat the next wizard who came into St Mungo's with a burned bottom.
Magical abilities and skills
- Healing magic: As a professional Healer, Rutherhood would have been highly adept and accomplished with medical magic, such as with healing spells, potions and other magical remedies.
Notes and references
|St Mungo's Hospital for Magical Maladies and Injuries|
|Founder Mungo Bonham|
|St Mungo's Admissions Department · Poisoning Department · Janus Thickey Ward · 'Dangerous' Dai Llewellyn Ward: Serious Bites · Purge and Dowse, Ltd|
|Positions||Healer · Mediwizard · Trainee Healer · Welcome Witch · Entrance dummy|
|Healers||Omar Abasi · Dilys Derwent · Lancelot · Rutherford Poke · Augustus Pye · Hippocrates Smethwyck · Helbert Spleen · Miriam Strout · Talbott Winger's mother|
|Katie Bell · Herbert Chorley · John Dawlish · Gordon Horton · Minerva McGonagall · Montgomery · Laura Thorn · Nymphadora Tonks · Arthur Weasley · Grubby-looking St Mungo's patient · Bitten St Mungo's patient · Winged St Mungo's patient · Unidentified St Mungo's patient · Unidentified werewolf|
|Long-term residents||Agnes · Alice Longbottom · Frank Longbottom · Gilderoy Lockhart · Broderick Bode (deceased)|