Latest Lester Smith Stories

2011-06-07 09:18:00

HOUSTON, June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Disco superstar Gloria Gaynor joined well-known Texas philanthropists Lester and Sue Smith and over 200 breast cancer survivors and supporters in a colorful, surprise dance tribute set to Gaynor's live performance of "I Will Survive" at the Houston Galleria mall Saturday, June 4.

2011-03-14 11:41:00

PHILADELPHIA, March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Penitent Prisoner, an inmate-painted mural adorning the walls of Eastern State Penitentiary's Catholic Chaplain's Office, will be removed from the abandoned prison museum on Wednesday, March 16.

2011-01-27 14:28:00

HOUSTON, Jan. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Oilman and philanthropist Lester Smith appears on Winning Strategies Friday, January 28( )at 1:00 p.m. Mr. Smith discusses his new book "You Gotta Dance Like No One's Watching" (www.yougottadance.org).

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.