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1971 Dec. 28

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to George Hammond

McCormack informs George Hammond confidentially that the John Players Tournament is happening and will be played in the autumn in Scotland. He suggests they sit down and discuss this and indicates the amounts he can pay Hammond and Lindsay per year to work in the area of running golf and other sporting events. He also briefly discusses the financing of necessary office space. McCormack notes that the ... more

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1979 Apr. 9

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to Jay Michaels and Richard E. Moore

McCormack writes concerning the attached letter about Dunhill tobacco. He has no problem so long as they observe their territorial agreements with Imperial tobacco in Canada and Sousa Cruz in Brazil.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1978 Nov. 6

Chilcote, Judy A.

Letter from Judy A. Chilcote to Don Johnston

Commenting on Rich Lights cigarettes given her by McCormack, Chilcote notes her enjoyment, the richer tasts, and the lower tar content than Vantage. She hopes the cigarette sees success on its launch.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1969 Oct. 21

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to H. Richard Isaacson

McCormack believes that in the next six months to a year, various tobacco companies are prime targets for some of their projects.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1989 Sept. 22

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to Arthur J. Lafave Jr.

McCormack forwards a letter from Philip Morris company concerning Congress' attempt to ban tobacco company sponsorship of sports and entertainment events. They send a draft of a written statement McCormack should submit for the record when public hearings are announced by the bills' sponsors.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1989 Sept. 22

McCormack, Mark H.

Testimony of Mark H. McCormack before the Energy and Commerce Committee Hearings on Tobacco Advertising and Sponsorship

McCormack introduces himself as CEO of IMG, a company "dedicated to forging beneficial partnerships between the sports and business communities." Discusses and defends the sponsorship activities of the tobacco industry.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1989 Oct. 17

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Members of the Energy and Commerce committee.

McCormack asks that the attached be made part of the record at the committee's hearing on tobacco company brand sponsorship of sports and entertainment events. Attached is a written testimony of Mark McCormack, another paper by McCormack oppsing the tobacco sponsorship ban, and relevant correspondence about this committee meeting and earlier drafts of the attached documents.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1989 Sept. 22

McCormack, Mark H.

Tobacco sponsorship ban proposal is a threat to professional sports

McCormack introduces himself as CEO of IMG, a company "dedicated to forging beneficial partnerships between business and sports." He notes his concern when government regulation threatens to cut the rug out from under sports sponsorships and specifies the Synar-Luken bills in particular, which would ban tobacco industry sponsorships of sports activities.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1990 July 6

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Vernon A. Brink

McCormack sends his testimony on sponsorship activities of the tobacco industry and another document explaining his stance on the Waxman Bill which would ban tobacco brand name sponsorships of sports activities. He also sends a memorandum from Alan Miller on this topic.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1991 July 1

McCormack, Mark H.

Fax from Mark H. McCormack to Sarah Wooldridge

McCormack sends a letter he wrote to Henry A. Waxman including a statement to be included in the hearing on tobacco company brand sponsorship of entertainment and sport activities.

Mark H. McCormack Papers