A person employed to polish boots and shoes.
- Similar databases monitoring the investment policies and current rates of cab drivers, short-order cooks, and bootblacks are rapidly gaining in popularity.
- Newsboys and bootblacks accounted for 27 percent of all arrested.
- He avoided factory settings; his heroes were newsboys, bootblacks, and clerks.
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