As used in this chapter, unless a different meaning clearly appears from the context:
   (a)    "Solicitation" and "solicitor" mean any person who calls at residences without the invitation or previous consent of the  owner or occupant of such premises for the purpose of any one or more of the following activities:
      (1)    Seeking to obtain orders for the purchase of goods, wares, merchandise, foodstuffs or services of any kind, character or description whatever, for either present or future delivery;
      (2)    Seeking to obtain prospective customers for application or purchase of insurance of any type, kind or character;
      (3)    Seeking to obtain subscriptions to books, magazines, periodicals, newspapers and every other type or kind of publication;
      (4)    Taking a poll or census by any person, firm or corporation, other than a governmental body or agency thereof.
         (Ord. 193-01.  Passed 11-5-01.)