MARGARET O’BRIEN — Tearing Up On Cue

By 1940 the child star box office bonanza known as Shirley Temple was hurdling towards career-diminishing adolescence (she was born in 1928).  Yet, movie audiences still craved a cute female tot performer who could at least for an hour-and-a-half at the local Bijou take their minds off that war raging overseas. Who could possibly fit the bill? When […]