The following acts, omissions and practices in connection with auction sales conducted under this ordinance are hereby prohibited:
(a) The use of bells, buzzers or any variety of mechanical instrument to attract attention to the sale.
(b) The use of any false or misleading statement of advertising matter relating to the kind or quality of any goods, wares or merchandise or personal property to be sold or offered for sale.
(c) The substitution of an unlicensed auctioneer in place of a licensed auctioneer.
(d) The failure of an auctioneer at an auction sale to exhibit an auctioneer’s license to any police officer or any City official upon demand at the place where the auction is conducted.
(e) The use of false bidders, “cappers and puffers.”
(Ord. 389, passed 6-15-1931; Ord. 463, passed 6-26-1933)