Prior to the adoption of Ord. 17849 on 09/15/2003, Section 4-50 read as follows.

    Notwithstanding the other provisions of this chapter, a permit for the sale of intoxicating liquor for consumption on premises where sold, may be issued to any church, school, civic, service, fraternal, veteran, political or charitable club or organization for the sale of such intoxicating liquor at a picnic, bazaar, fair, or similar gathering. Said permit shall be issued only for the day or days named therein and it shall not authorize the sale of aforesaid intoxicating liquor for more than seven (7) days by any said organization as described above in any fiscal year. For each such permit issued, the licensee shall pay to the city the sum of fifteen dollars ($15.00). No provision of law or rule or regulation of the city shall prevent any wholesaler or distributor from providing customary storage, cooling or dispensing equipment for use by the holder of the license at such picnic, bazaar, fair, or similar gathering.

(Code 1964, § 4.295; Ord. No. 13072, § 1, 8-19-91)

     State law reference(s)--Similar provisions, RSMo. § 311.215.