- Provin and Adams will blow the blues in their laugh skit "Hootch Mon!"Chapter 13 (85% in)
- The young negro bootblack hummed "The Camp Meeting Blues" and polished in rhythm to his tune, drawing the shiny shoe-rag so taut at each stroke that it snapped like a banjo string.Chapter 24 (46% in)
There are no more uses of "blues" in Babbitt.
Typical Usage (best examples)