- Some hummer, and then some! - "The Sky Pilot in No Man's Land", Ralph Connor.
- Tavia too was attractive, she had on a brown dress with gold in it that reflected the glint of her hair, and, as Ned handed Nat the reins he whispered: " A stunner and a hummer." - "Dorothy Dale", Margaret Penrose.
- If Killykinick is half what I think it is, we'll make this chance a hummer you'll never forget. - "Killykinick", Mary T. Waggaman.