Both have been zealous Democrats; both have been zealous Republicans; both have been zealous Mugwumps.
"What Is Man? And Other Stories" by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
MUGWUMP, n. In politics one afflicted with self-respect and addicted to the vice of independence.
"The Devil's Dictionary" by Ambrose Bierce
Of course I can tell him that I am a Mugwump, but what if he asks me why I am a Mugwump?
"Penelope's English Experiences" by Kate Douglas Wiggin
They thought this would offset the charges made by the 'mugwump' committee.
"My Memories of Eighty Years" by Chauncey M. Depew
Who were the "Mugwumps"?
"A Short History of the United States" by Edward Channing
Mr. Thompson then introduced Mr. Franklin H. Head, who, he said, was a Mugwump.
"Eugene Field, A Study In Heredity And Contradictions" by Slason Thompson
He nicknamed them "mugwumps" and continued to vote the regular tickets of his party.
"The Promise Of American Life" by Herbert David Croly
It was a universal huzzah, from Mugwumps, Republicans, and Democrats.
"T. De Witt Talmage" by T. De Witt Talmage
The Mugwumps are the guests of the Democratic Party.
"The Bay State Monthly, Volume 3, No. 4" by Various
Civil Service Reform seems to-day to be the mare of the Mugwumps and the nightmare of everybody else.
"The Bay State Monthly, Volume 3, No. 5" by Various