"Thanks for the great background information Bruce.. please post the photo of the tree on "planting day"... it was a wonderful find the day Mrs. Bandel brought it up to the museum amidst a pile of other photos... I'm sure…"
"I believed the tree was planted by family members of a lovely life long resident of Coronado, Lucille Bandel, who passed away in her 90's just this year. She gave the Museum a copy of the photo of the tree being planted..…"
"The exhibit is amazing.. I stopped to glance as I walked by, and spent the next 30 minutes thoroughly enjoying the sketches and accompanying photos... I look forward to the show… thanks to Christian, Candy and the Coronado Library…"
"What was it Mae West said?...We only live once, but if we do it right, once is enough...
Joe did it right for 96 years... no "do overs" needed...A kind and amazing man.. one of the few, and perhaps the last, whose…"