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1972 Sept. 20

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Charles Kettaneh

McCormack thanks Kettaneh for his hospitality in Beirut and would like to discuss working together on land development and international promotion of Kettaneh's country club through films. McCormack asked Ian Todd to be in touch with Kettaneh about a skiing competition in Lebanon for Marlboro Middle East.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1970 Dec. 28

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to T. C. H. King

McCormack informs King of Tony Jacklin's availability and fees for golf activities in Great Britain, he gives suggestions on how to structure the golf events, a possible "Tournament of Champions" and advises that the John Player Company sponsor the British Open film and how to use it. McCormack suggests a price for his own retainer which would include working on the development of the Tou... more

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1972 Sept. 6

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Ian Wilson

McCormack has been talking with Peter Fairbarns about Coca-Cola Asia becoming interested in the series and somehow getting a Japanese player inot the series. McCormack would like to turn it inot the Coca-Cola Golf Challenge for their use in southern Africa. If Wilson reconsiders the project on some basis, McCormack could assure that some Coca-Cola products could be shot inot th... more

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1973 June 20

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Raymond R. Herrmann

McCormack informs Herrmann that he has just concluded arrangements with the All England Tennis Club and the Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews for the establishment of an official British Open Film Library and a Wimbledon Film Library. He explains the details of becoming a sponsor, the cost and the benefits and hopes that Herrmann might be interested.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1974 Dec. 24

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Andre J. Heiniger

McCormack reports that the All England Tennis Club at Wimbledon agrees to a Rolex and Wimbledon Tennis Championship arrangement concerning the film rights. McCormack makes suggestions on how the arrangement could work, and suggests making an association with John Newcombe.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1975 Mar. 18

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Knut Hagrup

McCormack writes regarding obtaining international air carrier rights to a number of sports films. He lists the services he can provide, writes about the Bjorn Borg documentary and his involvement with Newsweek on a pro-amateur event at Prestwick, Troon and Turnberry.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1972 May 9

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to Jay Michaels

McCormack sends a letter from Stan Houston and asks Michaels to respond regarding Lee Trevino and a film print of The 20 Days. Enclosure not with memorandum.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1973 Feb. 13

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to William H. Maurer

McCormack wonders if the Diamondhead Corporation has considered having a good documentary film made of the golf tournament at Pinehurst. McCormack introduces the work of Trans World International, the largest producer of sports films in the world, including some of the other films made.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1974 Oct. 18

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to John King

McCormack writes regarding the Wimbledon film sponsorship relating to Holland and Europe. He explains the Wimbledon Film Library in conjunction with the All England Tennis Club, costs, and plans for future films.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1970 May 14

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Philip L. Thomas

McCormack writes to offer Esmark the opportunity to sponsor the official film of the Wimbledon Championships and he outlines the sponsorship idea.

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