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For the purpose of this subchapter, the following definitions shall apply unless the context clearly indicates or requires a different meaning.
CLUB. Any bona fide nonprofit society, association of persons, or corporation organized for civic, fraternal, social, or charitable purposes or any purpose which is not a business or commercial purpose which owns, rents, or operates a place or building for the accommodation of its members and which place, or premises, or any part thereof, is used for dancing by members of the club or their guests or is rented to others for such purpose.
OPERATOR. The person, firm, association, partnership, or corporation which conducts, manages, maintains, or controls any public dance hall.
PRIVATE DANCE. Any dance given at any home or any dance given or held by a bona fide club admission to which is granted to members and their invited guests and from which the general public is excluded.
PUBLIC DANCE. Any dance or ball to which admission can be had by payment of a fee or by the presentation, possession, or purchase of a ticket or token or any other dance to which the public generally may gain admission.
PUBLIC DANCE HALL. Any room, place, space, or building where a public dance is held or conducted.
(‘68 Code, § 29-51) (Ord. 433, passed 4-4-55)