Gallery view

1968 Oct. 31

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to George Blumberg

McCormack notes that he finished 41st in the Australian Open. He explains that he told Bobby Cole that Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus were impressed with how well Bobby played at the Australia Open. He notes that Peter Townsend has won three out of four events since his arrival in Australia. McCormack goes on to discusses different office management matters and closes by saying "the s... more

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1968 Aug. 30

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to H. Clare Higson

McCormack responds to H. Clare Higson's note of August 21, 1968 and informs him that he will be in Paris on September 16 and 17. He notes that Higson is correct and that he will be in Australia during the Australian Open, perhaps as a participant.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1977 Sept. 12

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Kerry Packer

McCormack requests that Bob Charles get an invitation to participate in the Australian Open this year.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1977 Aug. 5

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Kerry Packer

McCormack writes Kerry Packer about a worldwide publicity campaign for the Australian Open for 1978. He indicates that this campaign would include giving automatic invitations to winners of the Orders of Merit in certain parts of the world. He also mentions the exposure of the Australian Open film and the arrangement of articles in golf periodicals discussing the Australian Open.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1985 Aug. 30

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to Eric Drossart

McCormack writes regarding the British Broadcasting Corporation buying the Australian Open rights.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1977 Apr. 14

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Kerry Packer

McCormack has confirmation that if Severiano Ballesteros is filmed in the Australian Open, it would get air time on Spanish television.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1983 Feb. 4

Shackleton, Rita M.

Memorandum from Rita M. Shackleton to Mark H. McCormack

Shackleton relays a phone message from Adrian Metcalfe concerning an offer involving several large tournaments.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1969 Aug. 15

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Arthur Huxley

Regarding Gary Player appearances surrounding the Australian Open. McCormack declines a Davey Jones appearance as it interferes with an important practice day. He indicates that a Channel 9 appearance would be acceptable but would like to defer the decision regarding Player's singing until further notice. Finally, McCormack agrees to a Yara Yara appearance on the condition that it is where the golf to... more

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1976 Nov. 30

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Graham Lovett

McCormack writes regarding the lack of an Australian Junior Golf Championship and the dates of the Australian Open.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1970 Aug. 5

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Arthur Huxley

McCormack is not sure when Gary Player will arrive in Australia, but Ray Floyd and Tony Jacklin will arrive Monday and Arnold Palmer will arrive either Monday or Tuesday. Enclosure not with letter.

Mark H. McCormack Papers