“Author Mailer Accepts ‘Blame’ in Fatal Stabbing.” Article by United Press International writer. Chicago Tribune, 19 January, Sec. 1, p. 5. Another in a series of accounts of Mailer’s press conference after his testimony at Jack Henry Abbott’s murder trial. Mailer called the murder of Richard Adan “an absolute tragedy, a hideous waste and horror.” See 80.9 and Abbott affair entries.