The Wunderkammer of the Mild Colonial Boy, Esq., a Reactionary Tory Gentleman, who armed only with a Steampowered Babbage Engine and Pure Intentions, wanders the Time Streams and Aetheric Plane gathering an Eccentric Hodgepodge of Curiousities, Frivolities, Whimsicalities and Nonsense.
Q. Why is your Tumblelog called "My Ear-Trumpet Has Been Struck by Lightning"?
A. Because "My Grandmother's Ear-Trumpet Has Been Struck by Lightning" wouldn't fit in the available space.
“Motoring is one of the real joys of living. Also, it’s a necessity to those who value time, and wish to annihilate distance.”
There’s still a Willys-Overland Motor Company, but it’s not the same company as in the ad. It is, however, the company that made the ubiquitous Willys Jeep. The $1075 in 1915 is about $24,200 in today’s buying power.