- The young plebe from the West speedily fell in love with the institution and all that it represented. - "Boys' Book of Famous Soldiers", J. Walker McSpadden.
- That was enough to produce in Gage's heart a feeling of undying hatred for the successful plebe. - "Frank Merriwell's Chums", Burt L. Standish.
- I don't believe any plebe ever got through this school without taking his medicine, and I scarcely think you will be able to pull this one through that way. - "Frank Merriwell's Chums", Burt L. Standish.