From this circumstance they were called Locofocos, a name which the Whigs soon applied to the whole Democratic party.
"A Political History of the State of New York, Volumes 1-3" by DeAlva Stanwood Alexander
The driver was a stubborn Locofoco, and Benson did not disdain to enter into an elaborate argument with him.
"The International Magazine, Volume 2, No. 2, January, 1851" by Various
These Locofocos were the first Americans to demand fundamental social changes for the benefit of the workers in the cities.
"The Frontier in American History" by Frederick Jackson Turner
It would appear as if Locofoco-ism and infidelity had formed an union, and were fighting under the same banner.
"Diary in America, Series One" by Frederick Marryat (AKA Captain Marryat)