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February 2nd, 2007 • Quill Archives
Beware: Old articles might be worth cash

Most freelancers sell their work on a “first rights” agreement. That was true when I sold the now-defunct Birmingham News “Sunday Magazine” an article it published June 9, 1957. The story was about two afternoons I spent with Nobel Prize-winning author William Faulkner at his home in Oxford, Miss.