On 9 March, pleads guilty to assault charges, and later that month he separates from Adele. During that same month, meets Lady Jeanne Campbell at Gore Vidal’s New York apartment. On 13 November, receives a suspended sentence for felonious assault and is placed on probation for three years.
Foreword to Views of a Nearsighted Cannoneer, by Seymour Krim, 6. New York: Excelsior, softcover. Mailer’s first foreword, preface or introduction to a book by another writer. Rpt: New York: E.P. Dutton, 1968 (revised, expanded edition). Rpt: Project Mailer.