The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #34307   Message #2614999
Posted By: Genie
20-Apr-09 - 02:28 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Don't Fence Me In (Cole Porter)
Subject: Don't Fence Me In (Cole Porter & Robert Fletcher)
Apparently, it was $250, not $20, but Fletcher did sell his poem.   More details about this aspect of the song's history in the other threads listed up top.