[HISTORY: Adopted by Mayor and Council of Borough of Wenonah 3-2-2011.]
No person or persons shall set up, keep or maintain or permit to be set, kept or maintained in any home on premises occupied by him within the limits of said borough, except in private houses, any ball or bowling alley, billiard table, pool table, shuffleboard or bagatelle table, without having obtained a license for that purpose as hereinafter mentioned.
Said Council may grant on application signed by 12 reputable citizens of the Borough of Wenonah wherein shall be located such place or places licensed, said citizens are to be of at least one year's residence in said borough and who not within a year signed any other similar application; furthermore, said Council shall not consider a second application from the same person or from the same premises in the same year; said Council shall give license in writing to set up, keep or maintain within said borough ball or bowling alley, billiard table, pool table, shuffleboard or bagatelle table, and shall in no case grant said license for a longer time than one year, and such license fee shall be paid to the Clerks of said borough, with the additional fee of $2, of which $1.50 shall be for the use of the said Borough Clerk and $0.50 for the use of the Mayor; the said Borough Clerk is hereby authorized to collect and receive the said license fee hereinafter mentioned and pay same to the Treasurer of said borough for the use of said borough.
It shall be charged to each person licensed as aforesaid and paid to said Clerk for the use of said borough on issuing above mentioned, the following sum, to wit: for a license to keep or maintain a ball or bowling alley, billiard table, pool table, shuffleboard or bagatelle table, $5 a year for each alley, board or table.
If any person or persons shall set up, keep or maintain in said borough any ball alley, billiard table, pool table, shuffle-board or bagatelle table without a license for that purpose first had and obtained in the manner prescribed in this ordinance, he, she or they shall, upon conviction thereof, pay a fine of $10 or be imprisoned in the county jail for the term of five days.
The license above mentioned shall be in the words or to the effect following:
Any person or persons receiving the above-mentioned license shall receive the same subject to all the restrictions mentioned therein, and in the event of the breach of any of the restrictions named therein it shall be lawful for said Borough Council to take away and deprive said person or persons of said license or the benefit thereof.