The proxenus is generally compared to the modern consul or minister resident.
The government is practically administered by a minister resident and two Secretaries.
It is the usage here (and I suppose at all courts), that a minister resident shall establish his house in the first instant.
Mr. Short will receive by the same conveyance, his appointment as minister resident at the Hague.
It is the usage here (and I suppose at all courts), that a minister resident, shall establish his house in the first instant.
You are to be allowed your travelling expenses, your salary as minister resident in Portugal going on.
Our early diplomatic policy, eschewing all foreign entanglement, rejected the office of "minister resident."
This was the first appointment of a minister resident, since the original ones, under which all expenses were to be paid.
At the same time he recommended that the future British representative should bear the title of minister resident.
Under the traditional policy of the United States, the Indian agent was a minister resident to a "domestic dependent nation."