14 February 60 marries Los Angeles attorney Reese Hale Taylor, Jr., at the Flamingo Hotel in Las Vegas. He's 31; she's 32. His father is a Union Oil Company board chairman and the president of the Los Angeles Turf Club, the operators of the Santa Anita Race Track. The marriage, performed by Justice of the Peace Oscar Bryan, is Mari's first. Taylor was previously married to Lucille Langdon, who divorced him in 1958. He has four kids from this marriage.
March 60 columnist Harrison Carroll reports a tense moment at La Rue’s when she and Reese Taylor, Jr., are seated unintentionally at a table near Juli Reding, Reese’s former girlfriend, who’s there with James Taylor, no relation to Reese. “The ice was broken when Juli went over and congratulated the honeymooners.”
April 60 she announces she is pregnant. When her husband reacts angrily, they separate, and she seeks an annulment.
? loses her child and returns to work
Fall 60 gets her divorce from Taylor.