He carefully made détours to escape these, and the shoeblack boys with whom he had been held in high favour.
Near at hand was seated a shoeblack, to whom he went to have his boots repolished.
If for any reason this does not happen, a larger brush can be cut from wood or cardboard and pasted over the shoeblack's hand.
The shoeblack consented, and a price was fixed upon and paid.
I was so pleased that I gave half a franc to a pestilential Arab shoeblack.
Doubleday,” he said, when that youth entered, “we want you to bring here a shoeblack.
A specimen of city rhetoric is given in the shoeblack; the country mendicant's eloquence is of a totally different species.
Do you resign the pen for the brush, to save your paying tribute to the shoeblack?
He would not mind her marrying a shoeblack if only he could debase his own family.
Such an event as a shoeblack in South Audley Street was not to be passed by.