- They took him to the County Hospital, and there they called him " Old Bab." - "First Fam'lies of the Sierras", Joaquin Miller.
- Hence by and by away, and with my wife, and Bab. - "Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright", Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke.
- " Bab will be glad, too," she thought. - "Jimmy, Lucy, and All", Sophie May.