By Craig Seligman / The Bulletin
January 6, 2013
“The Entertainer: Movies, Magic and My Father’s 20th Century" by Margaret Talbot (Riverhead, 418 pgs., $28.95)
As a contract player at Warner Bros. in the early 1930s, Lyle Talbot was groomed for stardom. He didn’t make it. By the ’50s he’d....