I wonder if people today realize that this is not a song about a *raccoon* but it's supposedly a comic song about an African American man. There were lots of other songs like this. It's part of our collective history, but let's appreciate it what it really is/was.
The famous Typographic Sins poster by Jim Godfrey. I curse the typing teacher that taught me to use to use two spaces between sentences, indent the first paragraph, and use 5 spaces as the tab before each paragraph.