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s <br />Y <br />ORDINANCE NO. 127. l <br />AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF <br />NEWPORT BEACH DECLARING! <br />THE PLAYING OF CERTAIN] <br />GAMES AND PERMITTING CER- <br />TAIN GAMES TO BE PLAYED IN <br />THE CITY OF NEWPORT BEACH <br />TO BE A MISDEMEANOR. PRE -. <br />SCRIBING A PENALTY THERE-I <br />FOR, AND REPEALING ORDI -. <br />NANCE NO. 76 OF SAID CITY. <br />The Board of Trustees of the City <br />of Newport Beach do ordain as fol- <br />lows: <br />- Section 1. It is hereby declared to <br />be a misdemeanor and is Prohibited, <br />for any person or Persons within the! <br />corporate limits of the city of New.! <br />port Beach to deal. play. conduct. <br />carry on, engage in. or open any game <br />dealt. played, conducted or carried on <br />w4th cards. dice, or any other article <br />or device for money. or at which game: <br />a.ny money or chips. checks, or any <br />other thing or object representing <br />money or intended or expected to be <br />redeemed in or by money, is lent, <br />wagered. hazarded. won, or lost. Any <br />person found guilty of a violation of <br />this Section shall be punished as pro- <br />vided for in Section 3 of this Ordi- <br />nance. <br />Section 2. It is hereby declared a <br />misdemeanor and Prohibited for any. <br />person. or persons. either as owner, <br />or as lessee, agent. or employee of <br />another. at and within the city of New- <br />port Beach to allow or permit any <br />game prohibited by Section 1 of this <br />Ordinance to be dealt. Played, con- <br />ducted. carried on, engaged in. or <br />opened in any building, room. place. <br />apartment or enclosure owned, leased. <br />occupied. inhabited. or managed by <br />any such person or persons. Any Per- <br />son found guilty of a violation of this <br />Section shall be punished as Provided <br />for in Section 3 of this Ordinance: <br />provided. however. that i8 any Person.. <br />or persons, to whom a license has been <br />issued by the City of Newport Beach. <br />to conduct. maintain or carry on the <br />business of a pool room or billiard <br />hall, Shall be found guilty by a court <br />of competent jurisdiction of allowing: <br />ur permitting any game prohibited by <br />Section 1 of this Ordinance to be <br />dealt. played, conducted, carried on, <br />engaged in or opened in any Pool <br />room or billiard hall or in any room <br />or space connected therewith, them In! <br />addition to the penalty provided for <br />In Section 3 of this Ordinance, it <br />shall be the duty of the court [n <br />which such conviction shall be had <br />to transmit to the Clerk of the City <br />of Newport Beach a certified copy of <br />the record of conviction. and the <br />Clerk of the City of Newport Beach <br />shalh at the next meeting of the ara7 <br />of Trustees of said City. present such <br />certified copy of conviction to said <br />Board. and the Board of Trustees.' <br />shall thereupon revoke the license..of <br />any such person to conduct a pool; <br />room or billiard hall. and no further <br />license for such purpose shall bel <br />issued to such convicted person for a <br />period of twelve (12) months. <br />Section 3. Any person found guilty: <br />by a court of competent jurisdiction <br />of any act prohibited by Sections 1� <br />and 2 of this Ordinance shall be <br />deemed guilt- of a misdemeanor. and <br />.shall be punished by a fine not ex- <br />ceeding seventy -five dollars ($75.00). <br />or by imprisonment not exceeding - <br />thirty (30) days. or by both such fine- <br />, and imprison.nenl, in the discretion; <br />of the court. <br />Section 4. It is hereby declared to <br />be a misdemeanor and Prohibited for! <br />iany person or persons at and Within' <br />=the City of Ne-.vport Beach to deal.': <br />I play. conduct. carry on. engage in.' <br />open or cause to be opened any game;' <br />of draw poker, and any person or per- <br />sons who shall be found guilty of a <br />violation of this Section by a court of <br />competent jurisdiction shall be pun <br />tailed by Imprisonment for a period; <br />of not less than five day's. nor more <br />than thirty days. without the alterna d <br />live of a fine. <br />Section 5. This Ordinance is not <br />intended to legislate upon. concerning; <br />or against. and shall not be construed <br />as legislating upon. concerning or <br />against. any of the games mentioned <br />in Section 330 of the Penal Code of <br />the State of California. <br />Section 6. This Ordinance shall <br />take effect and be in force thirty days <br />after its final passage, and in the <br />meantime it shall be printed and Pub - <br />iished once in the "Newport News." <br />a newspaper of general circulation, <br />printed, published and circulated in <br />the City of Newport Beach. <br />The above and foregoing Ordinance' <br />No. 127 was passed at a regular meet- <br />Ing of the Board of Trustees of the <br />City of Newport Beach, held this 23rd <br />day of October. 1916, by the affirma- <br />tive vote of tine following named <br />trustees. and on said day approved by <br />the President of the said Board of . <br />Trustees: <br />Ayes -- Trustees S. R. Jumper, Glenn <br />Helms. G. P. Wilson, H. A. Robinson.. <br />J. C. McCain. <br />Noes — Trustees: None. <br />Absent — Trustees: None. <br />The above and foregoing Ordinance' <br />No. 127 is approved by me this 23rd; <br />day of October. 1916. <br />S. R. JUMPER. <br />President of the Board of Trustees of <br />tine City of Newport Beach. <br />CLAUDE M. CREGO. <br />Clerk of the City of Newport Beach.;; <br />I, C *M*Crego, Clerk of the City of Newport Beach, do hereby cer- <br />tify, that the following ordinance is a true and correct cosy of an ordi- <br />nance of the City of Newport Beach number 127 and entitled "The playing° <br />of certain games and permitting certain games to be played in the City of k <br />Newport Beach to be a misdeneanor, prescribing a penalty therefor,and <br />repealing ordinance No 76 of said Cityq" and that said ordinance has been <br />printed and -oublished according to law. <br />Clerk of City of Newnor Beae , Ca <br />u <br />