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By David Keene
Conference showed that the values Reagan cherished still endure
Topic - Geraldine Fitzgerald
It is refreshing to encounter this memoir by Michael Lindsay-Hogg. His life was haunted by a specter, and yet he is able - on paper, anyway - to bear it lightly with consummate grace. The specter in question was none other than the overwhelming figure of Orson Welles, who may or may not have been his father.
There are secrets you have to keep," Fitzgerald told Michael's longtime girlfriend (actress Jean Marsh of "Upstairs, Downstairs" fame - one of the many "who knew?" moments that are an additional delight of this book).