St. Louis City Revised Code Chapter 8.30 Commission Merchants and Merchandise Brokers
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Commission Merchants and Merchandise Brokers
8.30.010Hay and grain commission merchant defined.
8.30.030Publication of chapter.
561.630 Fraud by commission merchants or agents
563.500 Name to be furnished to customer
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Plaintiff who sold several grocery stores was not engaged as a merchandise broker or commission merchant, and not bound to obtain the license required by ordinance for merchandise brokers and commission merchants. Reichardt v. Hill, 236 F. 819 (1916).
8.30.010 Hay and grain commission merchant defined.
Every person having a place of business, who, for another person and for a commission or other compensation, buys, sells or receives on consignment for sale or negotiates between the owner and purchaser for the purchase or sale of any hay, wheat, corn, oats, barley, rye, flax, mill feed, soya beans, cotton seed meal or seeds for immediate or future delivery; and every person who, having a place of business, makes a purchase or sale of such commodities, and in the regular course of business makes a compensatory counter purchase or sale of an equal quantity of such commodities upon any established commodity exchange, is hereby declared to be a hay and grain commission merchant. (1948 C. Ch. 13 § 24: 1960 C. § 617.010.)
8.30.030 Publication of chapter.
It shall be the duty of the License Collector, when so directed by the Comptroller, to give notice by publication in the papers doing the City printing of any of the provisions or requirements of this chapter. (1948 C. Ch. 13 § 26: 1960 C. § 610.110.)
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