Citizenship for Philokles, king of the SidoniansIG II3 1 868 Date: Ca. 286 BC
. . . . . . so that it is clear to all that the People honour those who benefit it, for good fortune, the Council shall decide: that the presiding committee (proedrous) (5) allotted to preside at the next Assembly shall put the matter on the agenda and submit the opinion of the Council to the People, that it seems good to the Council to praise Philokles king of the Sidonians and to crown him with a gold crown according to the law for the good will (10) which he continues to have for the People; and he shall be Athenian, and his descendants, and shall enrol in the tribe and deme and phratry that he wishes; and the prytany shall put the vote about him at the next Assembly . . .