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McCormack notes his position on the fee for a Rod Laver contract in Australia. The current proposal of $5,000 is not desirable and instead McCormack suggests a 1% of sales arrangement similar to that of Arnold Palmer or Jack Nicklaus. McCormack indicates that this will be mutually beneficial and will make Laver feel more a part of the Slazengers family.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1969Nov. 8
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Regarding a Rod Laver contract with Lane Walker Rudkin. McCormack encloses a letter from Lane Watkin's lawyers and provides comments on the margin notes. He indicates that most changes have been approved and a new contract will be drawn up soon. Enclosure not with letter.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1969Nov. 10
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McCormack's secretary writing on his behalf regarding George Carr and Rod Laver. Chilcote notes that McCormack asks that Lafave not correspond with Carr as he will take care of it while in London.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

Chilcote, Judy A.
1969June 9
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Concerning Rod Laver. McCormack encloses a photograph of an Advertising Tennis Association and asks Alford in Laver should be doing something similar regarding VIP tennis. Enclosure not with letter.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1969Aug. 15
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Proposing two affiliations with Pan American, Rod Laver and Wimbledon. McCormack suggests forming a Rod Laver tennis club that would own the Wimbledon films produced by Trans World International. A possibility also exists for Pan American to represent Wimbledon itself. McCormack indicates that the association with Rod Laver could include promotions at all levels, advertising, p... more
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1968Dec. 31
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Memorandum sent to John W. McGrath, Robert E. Winn, Richard R. Alford, David A. Rees, Martin Sorrell, and William H. Carpenter. McCormack wonders as to whether or not Rod Laver be advised to alter his resident, set up a form of Swedish corporation owned by McCormack with options to re-purchase, get involved in a Bahamian partnership, or do something to minimize taxes.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1969July 17
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Forwarding John Bode's address.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

Chilcote, Judy A.
1970May 1
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Concerning a Rod Laver and Donnay affiliation. McCormack met with Donnay to discuss contract details for Rod Laver.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1969Oct. 13
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Inquiring about a Dunlop publicity poster featuring Rod Laver. McCormack asks if the original was made in color and if he would be able to purchase a copy. Regardless of it availability in color, McCormack indicates that he is interested in many black and white copies to use for autographs.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1969Aug. 1
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McCormack indicates that he has no problem with Hazel Lethwaite filming Gary Player and Rod Laver in November. He suggests that Sorrell contact Sarah Chappell regarding Player's schedule and Bryan Cowgill for Laver's.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1969Nov. 10