Arthur's Book of Alphabets, Page 31
Ready ROBERT, Reading.
Ready ROBERT well can read,
What his Master says, he’ll heed.
Simple SIMON, Silly.
SIMON, shallow, simple, slow,
Who to the country fair did go.
Turban’d TURK, Tranquil.
This, a trim and turban’d TURK,
More fond of smoking than of work.