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Athens, partially aroused, sent a body of mercenaries to the assistance of Olynthus, one of the most flourishing of the cities of Chalcidia, southeast of Macedonia.
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Three expeditions were sent into Chalcidia, under the command of Chares, numbering altogether four thousand Athenians and ten thousand mercenaries.
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No such calamity had befallen Greece for a century as the conquest of Chalcidia, and it filled Athens with unspeakable alarms.
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Examples of Chalcidium

Example #1
But before effective aid could he rendered, the island of Eubœa, through the intrigues of Philip, revolted from Athens.
Example #2
Hostilities broke out in the year 350 B.C., and Demosthenes put forward all his eloquence to excite his countrymen to vigorous war.
Example #3
But they were powerless against the conquering arms of Philip, who completely overran and devastated the peninsula, taking thirty-two cities, and selling the people for slaves.
Example #4
In the year following, Athens made great exertions in behalf of Olynthus, and amid great financial embarrassments.
Example #5
At last Olynthus fell, B.C. 347, and the spoils of this old Hellenic city were divided among the soldiers of the conqueror, who celebrated his victories by a splendid festival.