Image of the Week

A shoe-shine man reads a newspaper while waiting in Cathedral Square for customers, Christchurch. 1927.

A shoe-shine man reads a newspaper while waiting in Cathedral Square for customers, Christchurch

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One thought on “Image of the Week

  1. Mo-mo 23 July 2009 / 4:27 pm

    Shoe shine men are so much a part of the past aren’t they? Such a shame. Many’s the time I’ve looked down and thought my footwear could use a spruce up.

    With the recession and all could we bring these back? I’m sure my shoes would appreciate it.

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