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16-699. Regulation of markets.No charge or assessment of any kind shall be made or levied on any wagon or other vehicle, or the horses thereto attached, or on the owner bringing produce or provisions to any market in the city, or standing in or occupying a place in any of the market places of the city, or in the street contiguous thereto on market days and evening previous thereto; but the mayor and council shall have full power to prevent forestalling, to prohibit or regulate huckstering in the streets, to prescribe the kind and description of articles which may be sold, and the stand or place to be occupied by the vendors, and may authorize the immediate seizure, and arrest and removal from the markets of any person violating their regulations as established by ordinance, together with any article of produce in his possession, and the immediate seizure and destruction of tainted or unsound meat, provisions or other articles of food. SourceLaws 1901, c. 18, § 36, p. 239; R.S.1913, § 4970; C.S.1922, § 4139; C.S.1929, § 16-669; R.S.1943, § 16-699.