Gallery view

1969 Mar. 14

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to Martin Sorrell

Concerning the Jean Shrimpton File. McCormack notes that Shrimpton informed him that she has $100,000 worth of assets in Nassau which represents the bulk of her retained earnings as a model in the past few years. He also notes that she has a face cream contract in Italy for about $20,000 which is paid in the Bahamas.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1985 Apr. 25

McCormack, Mark H.

Fax from Mark H. McCormack to Shigeki Uji

McCormack is embarrassed and notes how much face Mr. Tatum of the USGA has lost, and their relationship with the USGA has been hurt because of the erroneous facts they sent to McCormack with reference to NHK indicating that Maeda was injured.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1968 Mar. 1

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Jules Rosenthal

McCormack reiterates his instruction to put the competition with the Arnold Palmer Sportswear line in its proper perspective. He reminds Rosenthal that everyone faces competition in everything they do on a daily basis, and recommends facing it positively, noting "this is a world in which the best man usually wins."

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1975 July 7

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to George Athans Jr.

McCormack explains that he is aware of Athans dilemma, and notes that it is a tragedy that his career may be cut short due to a lack of financial support, but McCormack feels they must face realty. However, McCormack promises to keep his eyes open for any opportunities.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1984 Nov. 12

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Christopher Gorringe

McCormack writes Christopher Gorringe with reference to meetings with the Renown Company which took place when he and Jules Rosenthal were in Japan. He provides information about the sales situation and explains that the main problem facing them involves taking the Wimbledon brand beyond the tennis court and sports shops. He briefly describes an idea of doing a line of "off the court" clothing. McCorm... more

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1984 Oct. 12

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to H. K. Stanner

McCormack thinks that the New York bed should be Stanner's personal expense. He goes on to explain that when he approved the apartment concept he didn't realise he was going to be face with redecoration costs.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1980 Dec. 15

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Isao Aoki

McCormack apologizes for having to write this letter, but explains that Hughes developed an arrangement for Aoki to play in Melbourne, which Aoki agreed to do. There was a lot of advertising done for "Aoki to be major star at 1981 Victorian Open." McCormack was shocked to learned that Aoki was planning to play the Hawaiian Open instead of the Victorian Open and explains his... more

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1963 Mar. 21

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to John M. Mados

McCormack points out that he and his associates have spent over $10,000 at the Moritz hotel in the past year and agrees that the services offered are extremely important. He therefore recommends several improvements including telephone service and elevator service. McCormack cites several examples of inconveniences he has faced due to inadequate telephone and elevator s... more

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1980 Dec. 20

McCormack, Mark H.

Telex printouts from Mark H. McCormack to Rafael Tudela

McCormack explains that a friend of his is the chairman of Allegheny Ludlum Industries and asked if he had a friend in Venezuela who could help get to the bottom of a problem he faces in conjunction with the sale of a gay company called Giv.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1979 Dec. 3

Time, inc.

Fortune article on the Price of Beauty

Photocopy of a Fortune article entitled "Ugly Competition for Pretty Faces."

Mark H. McCormack Papers