Sec. 16-1. Hours of business; exceptions.

It is unlawful for any person to open, keep open or allow to be kept open, any store, shop or place for the transaction of any business, or the business of a pawnbroker, recycler, junk dealer or dealer in secondhand goods, wares, merchandise or commodities other than household furniture, or to maintain, conduct or transact the business of a pawnbroker, recycler, junk dealer or dealer in secondhand goods, wares, merchandise or commodities other than household furniture on any Sunday, or at any time except between the hours of 7:00 A.M. and 7:00 P.M. of the same day; provided, however, that such store, shop or place may be kept open and business conducted thereat for the additional hours of 7:00 P.M. to 11:00 P.M. of the same day during the month of December each year and also on the nights preceding all legal holidays. (Ord. No. 337, § 1; Ord. No. 1490, § 3 (part).)