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1969 Apr. 29

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to L. D. Rowe

Summarizing discussions held at a recent meeting regarding a proposal for an international golf tournament. McCormack proposes a round robin style tournament called the Embassy International taking place in the autumn of 1970. Proposed details are described including structure, venue, prize money and regions to be represented. McCormack describes his potential involveme... more

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1969 June 25

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Norman Blake

Requesting a meeting with Blake and providing an overview of topics to cover. McCormack suggests items such as, instructional golf films, Pan American's position in golf, the City of Auckland Golf Tournament, the Piccadilly World Match Play and the future of the relationship with the United States Ski Association.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1969 Nov. 10

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Rex B. Evans

Honolulu (Hawaii) - McCormack replies to several matters from an October 28 letter from Evans concerning an NPU situation and a February - March tour. McCormack suggests waiting on discussing players to be involved until further information in known but discusses a few potentials. Players include Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, Tony Jacklin, Harold Henning, Gary Player and Bobby Cole.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1969 Nov. 28

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Reginald Watson

Proposing a Rothmans sponsored golf event in Australia. McCormack suggests the format resemble the Piccadilly World Match Play Championship and take place prior to the New Zealand Open. Details are proposed including, number of players to be included, potential prize winnings, air transportation from Qantas or Air New Zealand, selection of players and other aspects.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1970 Feb. 23

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Ray Cave

Forwarding information on the Sean Connery Tournament as well as the John Player Classic. McCormack suggests a by-line article by myself about foreign golf tournaments. Enclosures not with letter.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1970 May 4

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to E. Bronson Ingram

Indonesia - McCormack thinks it may be possible to arrange a golf day in Indonesia with Arnold Palmer.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

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. 8

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Bertrand Mure

Proposing several projects including a large scale International Moet & Chandon Golf Championship, a Young Players Championship, sponsorship of the Wimbledon tournament and a potential consulting arrangement. McCormack proposes format, location, date and prize money for the golf tournaments, going inot some detail for the large scale International tournament. Concerning Wimbledon sponsorship, McCormac... more

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1971 Jan. 11

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Piero Mancinelli

Expressing interest in becoming involved with a Venice golf tournament and suggesting a meeting to further discuss the potential arrangement. McCormack suggests a date prior to the Piccadilly World Match Play Championship despite its conflict with the Dunlop Masters in Britain.

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