Gallery view

1972 July 28

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Gibson McCabe

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 McCabe to be one of the United States invitees to the tournament.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1972 July 28

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Robert Anderson

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 Anderson to be one of the United States invitees to the tournament.

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

1972 Aug. 7

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to John Z. DeLorean

Spain - Sending information on the LaManga Pro-Am in Spain with Gary Player. The event will feature ninety amateurs with thirty teams playing for prize money of $38,900. McCormack and Player would like De Lorean to be one of the United States invitees to the tournament.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

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

1972 Aug. 4

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Brian Henning

McCormack notes that it may be possible for Jumbo Ozaki to participate in the South African PGA Championship.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1972 Nov. 25

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Paul J. Graf

McCormack thanks Graf for a recent meeting in Japan and proposes several projects. First, McCormack notes that sponsorship of Arnold Palmer Golf Academy, John Newcombe Tennis Camp and Jean Claude Killy Ski Racing Camps in Japan are feasible. Following this McCormack indicates that a film series may be available soon and that the details are not yet available. Finally, McCormack suggests sponsoring a t... more

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1973 Dec. 18

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Malcolm Kimmins

Great Britain - Discussing a golf sponsorship. McCormack suggests the event be called the Black and White European Cup involving two ten men teams from Britain and Europe with a total of 18,200 pounds as prize money.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1977 May 30

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to Phil Pilley, Jay Michaels and tennis committee

Requesting a proposal for a low budget celebrity mixed tennis match involving Sue Barker and Virginia Wade. McCormack notes Sam Wilkinson and the BBC's interest in such a project and indicates that it may be able to replace a golf package.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1978 Apr. 5

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to Jan Steinmann

McCormack notes that the Dentsu tournament may not take place in Hawaii and they could construct a four-country professional team.

Mark H. McCormack Papers