He kills melancholy, Charlie’s a popular Coon!

Illustration: Charlie the Coon from Peter Piper's Peep Show.  Illustrated by Lewis Baumer and Harry B. Neilson.
“Charlie the Coon”
Peter Piper’s Peep Show
By: S. H. Hamer.
Illustrations By: Lewis Baumer and Harry B. Neilson.
Cassell and Company Limited: London, Paris, New York, Melbourne. 1906.

Oh, all of us like young Charlie –

Charlie, the smart young Coon:

For he’s fresh and he’s jolly,

He kills melancholy,

Charlie’s a popular Coon.