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.
Poster for When a Woman Sins with Theda Bara, 1918, USA
Theda Bara as Cleopatra (hand-colored silver gelatin photograph, 1917) – Albert Witzel
The photograph is signed by the actress for silent film cowboy actor Tom Mix.