Any person, firm, partnership, association, or corporation violating the provisions of this Chapter shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction shall be punished by a fine of not more than five hundred dollars ($500.00) or, in the case of individuals, the members of a partnership, and the responsible officers and agents of an association or corporation, by imprisonment in the county jail for a period of not more than six (6) months or by both such fine and imprisonment.