“The Little Shoe Black”


"I'm Daniel O'Connor, an orphan I am, My father and mother both lately did die, But, 'I clean your boots, Shall I shine your boots!' It's all day long I cry. Just give me one try and I'm sure you'll come back, Please to encourage this little shoe black."


  1. Meredith/Covell/Brown, pp. 36-37, "The Little Shoe Black" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. BI, MCB036


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1982
Found in: Australia