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1975 Dec. 9

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to Hughes Norton and Hans Kramer

Requesting a proposal for R. R. Donnelley. McCormack provides the cost, terms and suggested international players. A proposal is requested containing dates, costs, names and other recommendations. McCormack suggests Hayes, Graham, Jacklin and Charles as four international players.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1980 Feb. 27

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to Robert D. Kain and Hughes Norton

Concerning a project proposed at a recent meeting with Japan's fourth largest advertising agency. McCormack proposes an inter-continental golf and tennis challenge and notes that money is not an issue with this agency. The memorandum outlines a proposed format for the men's and women's golf and tennis tournaments and suggests players from Europe and Africa, Asia and Australia, and the Americas.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1982 Nov. 2

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to Ian Todd

Discussing the Sunotry World Match Play Championships for 1983. McCormack notes that the Players Dinner will take place the Wednesday evening.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1977 July 21

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to Hans Kramer and Hughes Norton

Canada - Enclosing materials from Dave Zink concerning a proposal for a Canadian golf tournament. McCormack outlines Zink's requests including, date, format, cost, publicity. A letter of proposal is requested noting that Peter Smith may be involved. In addition, McCormack briefly comments on their potential fee and terms. Enclosures not with memorandum.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1985 Nov. 18

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to Hughes Norton

McCormack explains that Campana gave him two interesting golf ideas, including the Millionaires Event concept as well as a sponsor paying $500,000 into an event and the entrants have to put in their own money so they are playing for some of their own money.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1988 Nov. 14

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to Hughes Norton

Discussing and planning for the Dunhill Cup. Includes a list of 1989 PGA prize money.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1990 Aug. 6

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to John Simpson

McCormack notes that around 1961 before Jack Nicklaus turned professional, McCormack created the concept of a Palmer versus Player around the World series of challenge matches. McCormack is now posing a Nick Faldo Challenge Match.

Mark H. McCormack Papers