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  • A further embassy calling upon the Athenians to expel the accursed family of the Alcmaeonidae, clearly aimed at Pericles himself as its chief representative, was left unheeded, and early in 431 hostilities began between Athens and Sparta and their respective allies (see Peloponnesian War).
  • 1 Calvin suggested that men of known worth should be appointed in different quarters of the city to report to the ministers those persons in their district who lived in open sin; that the ministers should then warn such persons not to come to the communion; and that, if their warnings were unheeded, discipline should be enforced.
  • The significance of this observation was overlooked; and equally unheeded was a not less important discovery by Scheele in 1783.
  • But the admonition was unheeded, for while unweariedly diligent in business, he was in his intervals of leisure a most assiduous student.
  • The protest was unheeded, the British government having realized the international complications that might ensue had the Transvaal a port of its own.

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