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(A) It shall be unlawful for any solicitor, salesman, canvasser, demonstrator, peddler, or transient merchant in the course of his or her business to ring the doorbell or knock at any building whereon a sign bearing any of the words “No Peddlers, Solicitors, Salesmen, Canvassers, Demonstrators, or Transient Merchants” is exposed to public view. It shall be further unlawful for any solicitor, salesperson, canvasser, demonstrator, peddler, or transient merchant to ring the doorbell or knock at any building except during the hours of 9:00 a.m. until local sunset, unless by appointment previously made.
(B) No licensee nor any person in his or her behalf shall shout, make any outcry, blow a horn or use any sound device, including loud speaking radio or sound amplifying system except for the ringing of a bell or the playing of nonvocal music by peddlers, upon any of the streets, alleys, parks or other public places of the city or upon any private premises in the city where sound of sufficient volume is emitted or produced therefrom to be capable of being plainly heard upon the public thoroughfares for the purpose of attracting attention to any goods, wares, or merchandise which the licensee proposes to sell.
('76 Code, § 8-2-5) (Ord. 645, passed 7-14-83) Penalty, see § 10.99