|Spring-Heeled Jack as depicted by Abraham Lincoln, 1890.|
Spring-Heeled Jack is a humanoid creature with pointed ears and nose, clawed hands, glowing red eyes, and most notably his ability to leap to amazing hights. By some accounts, he also has the ability to breathe bluish-white flames from his mouth. He is tall and thin, wearing a black cloak and helmet, and is said to look like a respectable gentleman. He has been credited for numerous crimes throughout Europe during the mid 1800's, although he has been sighted as recently as 1986.Jack is said to have leaped down from the rooftops on children, and attacked them.