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  • The cities appear equally Hellenic in their political organs and functions with boule and demos and popularly elected magistrates.
  • If we could believe that the Athenian demos arose out of the union of the 1 See further Athens: History, and Eupatridae.
  • Boule and demos long continued to function.
  • The demos first sank into political annihilation and the council, no longer popularly elected but an aristocratic order, concentrated the whole administration in its hands.
  • In 485 the Gamori, who had been expelled by the Demos and the Sicel serfs, and had taken refuge at Casmenae, craved help of Gelo, the successor of Hippocrates, who took possession of Syracuse without opposition, and made it the seat of his power.

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