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It shall be unlawful for any person under seventeen (17) years to be on  foot, cycle, or in any type of vehicle on any avenue, highway, road, alley, park, school grounds, cemetery, playground, public building, or any other public place in the Village between the hours designated as follows unless accompanied by his or her parent or guardian, or person having lawful custody and control of his or her person, or unless there exists a reasonable necessity therefor.  The fact that said child, unaccompanied by parent, guardian, or other person having legal custody is found upon any such public place during the following hours shall be evidence that said child is there unlawfully and that no reasonable excuse exists therefor: 

                      1. From Sunday evening through Thursday evening the above-mentioned acts shall be
                          prohibited from 10:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.

                      2. On Friday and Saturday evenings, the above mentioned acts shall be
                          prohibited from 11:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.