cover, postmarked, Newark, New Jersey, 11 December 1999.
genius in writing clever lyrics for Broadway shows made for
successful business partnership with song writer Richard Rogers.
was self-conscious of his looks and height (4' 8"), and was
homosexuality. His alcohol abuse led to the break-up of the musical duo.
Rogers next collaborated with Oscar Hammerstein
one was gay) in the writing of popular musicals.
Copyright Louis Paul Hennefeld 1983