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1986 May 8

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Frank Hannigan

McCormack discusses his World Golf Ranking system that appeared in his Golf Annual. He is now trying to refine the rudimentary system he developed twelve years ago and wonders if Hannigan would find value in the system.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1985 Feb. 8

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Adrian Metcalfe

Noting that the Walker Cup matching between Great Britain and the United States will be at Pine Valley, the most impressive and extraordinary golf course in America.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1972 Aug. 16

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Paul B. Hicks

Spain - 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 Hicks to be one of the United States invitees to the tournament.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1971 Feb. 25

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to Jules Rosenthal

McCormack notes that Dunlop South Africa is looking for shirts to sell with a golf motif which would compete with Munsingwear.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1976 July 31

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Richard W. Hanselman

Describing Samsonite's potential involvement in a proposed "Second Golf Tour". McCormack discusses the general format of the tour including players, timing, and locations. Following discussions regarding the event, McCormack proposes ways in which Samsonite could become involved. Proposals include, sponsorship of some or all of the events, hosting a customer pro-amateur, co-sponsoring tournaments with... more

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1972 Dec. 21

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Walter E. Schirmer

McCormack introduces himself as the attorney and business manager for Arnold Palmer, and wonders if Clark would be interested in sponsoring some customer golf outings. Enclosure not with letter.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1973 Apr. 30

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Kenneth C. Otis II

McCormack sends Kenneth C. Otis II one of their corporate brochures and discusses the strengths of their company and Trans World International, including examples of organizations they represent, television golf films they have produced, companies they consult with, and events they have created, organized and coordinated. McCormack informs Otis that they have been retained by Southern Pacific Properti... more

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1973 Aug. 31

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Jerry Pyle

Scotland - McCormack suggests a five-day VIP golf party in Scotland and provides a recommended itinerary along with golf course suggestions.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1972 July 28

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Frank A. Olson

Spain - 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 Olson to be one of the United States invitees to the tournament.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1972 July 19

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Michael Hepner

McCormack notes that when he and Hepner meet, he would like to discuss the gifts the players will receive upon their arrival at Turnberry. He would also like to discuss the flags in the holes, which he feels should have John Player identification, as there will be a lot of television exposure.

Mark H. McCormack Papers