For the purpose of this chapter, the following definitions shall apply unless the context clearly indicates or requires a different meaning.
   HAWKER or PEDDLER. Any person or persons who sell or solicit, or offer to sell or solicit, any goods or services, or items of value, on the streets or other public places within the city, or by going from house to house, offering to sell or solicit any goods or services, or procuring orders for future goods or services from individuals, whether for present or future delivery, shall be taken and deemed and is declared to be a HAWKER or PEDDLER, and will hereafter be referred to as a HAWKER.
   PERSON. Any individual, corporation, partnership or other firm, organization and association whatsoever.
(1998 Code, § 4-20)