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1973 Aug. 30

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to George Plimpton

McCormack introduces his television project called Superstars in which athletes from various sports compete in a Decathalon type event and invites Plimpton to participate.

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1975 Dec. 20

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to George Plimpton

Looking forward to information concerning a fireworks concept and wishing Plimpton a Merry Christmas.

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1968 Mar. 10

Plimpton, George

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to George Plimpton

Sending Plimpton a copy of an "encyclopedia" with pages of interest marked with paper-clips, expressing his enjoyment of a recent Arnold Palmer banquet and inquiring about becoming a Raffles club member.

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1973 Nov. 6

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to George Plimpton

McCormack will not be able to see Plimpton when he visits Cleveland, but his wife, Nancy, will do anything to make his stay enjoyable.

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1969 Oct. 18

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to George Plimpton file

McCormack lists the Plimpton projects that are till in the pending or advanced thinking stage, as well as the projects that he has committed to working on.

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1969 Dec. 5

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to George Plimpton

McCormack writes George Plimpton to sum up their recent conversation. He notes that he will endeavor to get information concerning LeMans and Plimpton's participation therein from Jackie Stewart next week in London so he can suggest an economic arrangement before proceeding with the project. Plimpton was going to send McCormack a copy of the Wolper contract. McCormack r... more

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1969 Oct. 21

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to George Plimpton

McCormack outlines what he and Plimpton agreed upon at their lunch meeting. It was agreed that they would represent Plimpton exclusively.

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1969 Sept. 19

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to George Plimpton

Concerning the possibility of a representation arrangement. McCormack explains that they generally operate by receiving a 25% commission on their client's total gross worldwide income. For this, they perform "total management services including minimization of tax impact, negotiation of contracts, investment activities, merchandising actives and the like." McCormack then explains everything he thinks ... more

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1970 Jan. 28

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to George Plimpton

McCormack notes that he has been unable to get a hold of David Wolper and Irvin Lazar. He explains that it is difficult for him to let the Jackie Stewart LeMans project drop this quickly.

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1974 Jan. 25

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to George Plimpton

Forwarding his previous letter. Enclosure not with letter.

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