19.04 DANCE AND DANCE HALLS.

(1)    LICENSE REQUIRED. No person shall hold any public dance or public ball without having first obtained a license therefor and paying the appropriate fee as herein provided.

(2)    DEFINITION. The term Public Dance or Public Ball as used in this section shall be taken to mean any dance or ball to which admission may be charged to the public generally by payment of a fee, or by the purchase, possession or presentation of a ticket or token, or at which a charge is made for caring for clothing or other property, or any other dance to which the public without restriction may gain admission with or without the payment of a fee.

(3)    ADVERTISEMENT TO SHOW SPONSORS. In all circulars, newspaper advertisements, or other announcements of a public dance, the name of the person under whose auspices the dance is to be held, shall be printed in a conspicuous manner.

(4)    AGE LIMIT. It shall be unlawful to permit any person under the age of sixteen years to attend or to take part in any public dance, unless such person is accompanied by a parent, legal guardian or other adult person responsible for the welfare of said minor and authorized in writing by a parent or guardian to act in such capacity. It shall be unlawful for any person to misrepresent his or her age in order to obtain admission to a public dance hall, or to be permitted to remain therein, when such person is in fact, because of age, not permitted to attend or participate in a public dance under the provisions of this section.

(4)    TIME OF CLOSING. All public dances shall be discontinued on or before one o’clock a.m., and all persons in attendance at said dance shall leave the premises and the dance hall shall be closed at or before 1:30 o’clock a.m.