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1970 June 12

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Austen Smith

McCormack confirms a meeting with Smith at Turnberry if both he and Arnold Palmer are there on the suggested date of July 2. The proposed meeting will be to discuss an unidentified book project. McCormack indicates that Palmer's schedule in Scotland is very busy with commitments to television filming, the Sean Connery Tournament and the British Open.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1971 Jan. 29

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Robert E. Templin

Responding to a letter containing various business proposals concerning Arnold Palmer, film production, and advertising opportunities. McCormack notes that Arnold Palmer is not able to participate in the Greater Milwaukee Open but suggests that he would be open to a VIP appearance arrangement if specified conditions are met. Concerning film production, McCormack notes the B... more

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1969 Jan. 30

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to William H. Carpenter

Concerning thoughts with reference to McCormack's various activities during January. He notes the success and popularity of the 1968 Golf Annual and how helpful Norman VonNida has been with British jockey Lester Piggott. He speaks of Killy's visit to America. McCormack also informs them of his trip to Switzerland and the negotiations with Olivier LeBas. He talks of othe... more

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1974 Mar. 12

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Sven Tumba

Concerning SAS golf tournament. McCormack provides Arnold Palmer's conditions for appearing and notes that the SAS tournament would be his only European appearance until the fall of 1974. In addition, McCormack indicates that Gary Player is unable to play and states the terms of Doug Sanders, Bob Charles, and Tony Jacklin's appearances. McCormack then notes his continued interest in working with SAS o... more

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1971 Apr. 27

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Tom E. Liden

McCormack informs Liden that confirmation will not be available until Arnold Palmer's autumn schedule is more set. Additionally, McCormack indicates that he looks forward to meeting at the British Open and discussing possibilities with other clients.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1971 Sept. 9

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Robert Leach

Describing golf involvement opportunities for Hertz. McCormack discusses the potential for Hertz visibility during golf tournaments with younger players and parking lot presences. Additionally, McCormack suggests an Arnold Palmer arrangement if Hertz is looking to work with golf "superstars" and proposes a television sponsorship of "The Best 18 Holes in Great Britain" with NBC.

Mark H. McCormack Papers