May God bless you and your...
Ron Backer left an invaluable gift to the Coachella Valley in his "story paintings" that told tales of the Bradshaw Road, the original Indian Wells well, early Palm Desert and the old Thermal schoolhouse. Watch for his reputation as an artist to soar in coming decades. He had a rare imagination and was kind to his fellow pilgrims. I'm wishing comfort to his sweet wife, Elie.
February 21, 2021