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1969 Apr. 15

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Ian Wells

McCormack writing Wells regarding a New Zealand golf tournament. Due to Gary Player's participation in the Dunlop International prior to the tournament, McCormack suggests moving the tournament up one week. In addition to the schedule change, McCormack shows interest in negotiating with the New Zealand Broadcasting Corporation and others. McCormack indicates that he wil... more

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1969 Jan. 4

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Ian Wells

New Zealand - McCormack thanks Wells for forwarding the material from New Zealand and apologizes for having missed the chance to see Wells while they were in Australia. McCormack requests the dates for the 1969 New Zealand tournaments.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1969 Mar. 4

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Ian Wells

McCormack would like to work something out with Tony Mansfield of Wills. He notes that Bob Charles suggested that McCormack meet with the City of Auckland officials about a tournament, and perhaps McCormack would act as a consultant to build the most significant tournament in Australia. Enclosure not with letter.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1969 Mar. 3

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Ian Wells

McCormack discusses the Gary Player tour and brainstorms a four-man match as a "Nations Cup" with a British player such as Tony Jacklin and an American or an Australian. He also notes that the nationalism aspect could be made a lot of, and suggests the players play a 72-hole tournament in four locations or a series of round-robin type matches. McCormack believes they co... more

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1968 Apr. 1

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Ian Wells

Outlines several issues with a Billy Casper, Bob Charles concept. McCormack would like to confirm a Player-Charles tour prior to confirming dates for Capser-Charles, indicates that the current dates conflict with th Piccadilly World Match Play Championship and would like to negotiate the fees further.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1969 Feb. 14

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Ian Wells

New Zealand - McCormack would like to get Gary Player into New Zealand to play a series of exhibition matches with Bob Charles. McCormack believes that the tour would have more appeal than a Billy Casper tour. He recommends having a young British professional such as Peter Townsend or Tony Jacklin, and an American as well, to make the exhibition a four-man match.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1969 July 18

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Ian Wells

McCormack sends Wells his Golf Annual, and would like to discus working something out with it in the United Kingdom. McCormack offers to take care of the financial aspect of having 250 books send out and then he thinks they can work something out to share the profits made from the book.

Mark H. McCormack Papers