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McCormack notes that Gary Player has become associated with Spain's luxury golf resort complex, LaManga Campo de Golf. He announces a 72-hole Pro-Amateur will be held there this year and feature ninety amateurs with thirty teams playing for prize money of $38,900. McCormack and Player would like Sheppard to be one of the United States invitees to the tournament.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1972 July 28
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McCormack thanks Sheppard for his note while he was at a London hospital, agrees that Gleneagles is one of the most beautiful places and hopes to see Sheppard in Chicago.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1974 Aug. 28
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McCormack will send thoughts on how to continue the relationship with Arnold Palmer.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1975 Mar. 18
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Concerning Arnold Palmer's association with Allstate. McCormack acknowledges the current economic climate and suggests an arrangement where Palmer would agree to less compensation for two years followed by a firm five year contract. The potential benefits of a relationship with Arnold Palmer are detailed. In addition, McCormack suggest Allstate could benefit from involvement in the United Airlines gol... more
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1975 Apr. 4
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Enclosing a letter from Arnold Palmer to Dick Scaife. McCormack also notes that Jack Westland, Ned Wedlake, and Darius Keaton have been contacted and wishes Sheppard well on his application.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1977 Mar. 11
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McCormack writes regarding the Nobel Prize being aired on public television, Scholastic Magazine promoting it and corporate identification with the event.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1978 Aug. 4
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McCormack provides and overview of a proposed association between Allstate insurance company and Arnold Palmer. The terms of such an arrangement are described including rights, fees, use of Arnold Palmer, and other aspects. McCormack specifies part of the agreement arranges for Allstate to purchase half of the rights to the "Best 18 holes in golf" series. Additionally, the fee schedule is discussed in... more
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1972 Mar. 16
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McCormack notes that he put Sheppard on the subscription list for Golf International, the weekly newspaper he owns.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1972 Apr. 13
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McCormack is pleased that things have worked out between Allstate and Arnold Palmer.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1975 July 10
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McCormack promises Sheppard a date for the Allstate Heart Association Pro AM when they see each other in Scotland.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1979 May 15