It is a misdemeanor to play any game in a public park without the Superintendent’s permission.
05 39. 07. 00 PLAYING OF GAMES. (a) No person shall play any game in any park of the City except such as the Superintendent of Parks designates and upon such portion of the park as the Superintendent designates. (1964 Code § 511.08) (b) Whoever violates this section is guilty of a minor misdemeanor.
It was illegal to play ball in a public place (Repealed)
Chapter 113 § 1 Section 1. No person shall make any brawls or tumults, or in any street, lane or alley, or other public place, be guilty of any rude, indecent or disorderly conduct, or shall insult or wantonly impede any person passing therein; or shall throw any stones, bricks, snow balls or dirt, or…
Exercising any labor, business, or work, or using any game, sport, play, or recreation, or causing any of the above to be done to or by your children, servants, or apprentices on the first day of the week (Sunday) results in a penalty of $5 for the first offense and $10 for the second.
TITLE 11 Criminal Offenses CHAPTER 11-40 Sunday Laws SECTION 11-40-1 § 11-40-1 Work or recreation on Sunday prohibited. Except as provided in § 5-22-6 § 5-22-11, inclusive, every person who shall do or exercise any labor or business or work of his or her ordinary calling, or use any game, sport, play, or recreation on…