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1979 May 4

Frank, Barry

Memorandum from Barry Frank to Mark H. McCormack

Frank informs McCormack that Muhammad Ali has entered into a joint-venture arrangement with Onassis group concerning oil in Libya. Ali used his acquaintance with President Qadaffi to help make the arrangement. Frank notes the estimated profit to Onassis and Ali's percentage.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1978 Dec. 22

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Joe Wallach

McCormack writes about TV Globo potentially sponsoring a visit by Muhammad Ali to Brazil. All proceeds would go to under-privileged children.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1980 Jan. 17

Avory, Richard, 1943-2005

Letter from Ian C. Orr to Richard Avory

Hong Kong - Orr explains the current difficulties in legally adopting a refugee child from Vietnam and indicates that he is not able to help at this time. In addition, Orr comments on Muhammed Ali's visit to Hong Kong.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1979 Sept. 6

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to Ian Todd

McCormack writes that they have done a lot of good things for Ali after his career ended, and that Jose should approach El Cordobes on their behalf.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1981 Feb. 2

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to David Gilmour

McCormack believes the attached would be interesting to Gilmour, especially in reference to Mr. Ali.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1979 Feb. 3

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Antonio Carlos de Almeida Braga

Commenting on recent meetings, inviting Braga to the Bay Hill Citrus Classic, and addressing other business matters. McCormack looks forward to a relationship with FIFA and proposes a World Cup film. In addition, McCormack remarks on the costs for a Muhammed Ali visit to Brazil in support of the Brazilian Olympic effort.

Mark H. McCormack Papers