"The Holly Garden Club of Talladega would like to present this plaque and bench in recognition of the passionate volunteers that organized this tribute with their time, labor and monetary contributions that is second to none. Congratulations on efforts and achievements well-done.”

In an interview following the premier of Spider-Man the big-screen movie, Lee said he designed Spider-Man’s costume to fully cover his body because Lee wanted black, Hispanic and Asian boys and girls to believe they, too, could be Spider-Man, that they, too, could be the hero.