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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

1974 Feb. 5

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to David Sword

Discussing the proposed Bing Crosby type pro-amateur tournament to be held sometime in the fall.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1982 Mar. 29

Beddington, John

Letter from John Beddington to Jack Laughery

Beddington introduces Laughery to IMG and asks about involvement in the U.S. Open Clay Courts.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1977 May 18

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Andre J. Heiniger

Concerning a mixed golf proposal involving Arnold Palmer and Laura Baugh. McCormack notes the possible use of Rolex World film fotoage to identify Rolex with Geneva, proposes a time frame for the event, a suggests a dinner reception for contestants and guests.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1977 Dec. 15

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Fred W. Heckel

Hawaii - McCormack would like Heckel to consider Phil Hancock for the Hawaiian open Golf Championship.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1984 Mar. 12

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Frank A. Bennack Jr.

Discussing the upcoming Kapalua Betsy Nagelsen Tennis Invitational and forwarding an entry blank and fact sheet. Enclosure not with letter.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1982 Feb. 1

McCormack, Mark H.

Fax from Mark H. McCormack to Bruce Rappaport

McCormack notes he met with Roddy Carr and discussed the forthcoming pro-amateur at Gleneagles.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1984 Mar. 12

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Yotaro Kobayashi

Discussing the upcoming Kapalua Betsy Nagelsen Tennis Invitational and forwarding an entry blank and fact sheet. Enclosure not with letter.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1975 Dec. 11

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Geoffrey C. Kent

Proposing a United States vs. the World golf concept to be aired on BBC television in 1977. McCormack details John Player's potential involvement in the project, including benefits to them, and suggests a seven tournament format including players. Among the topics addressed are, costs, prize monies, players involved, television rights, advertising potential, filming of the events, and other aspects.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1969 Mar. 13

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Tom Adams

McCormack provides a prief description of the idea he pitched to Adams in Chicago. He explains that the BBC is in the process of planning the production of a series of golf films, which would feature Henry Longhurst as commentator, the great golf courses of England, Scotland, and Ireland, and most of the leading players in the world. BBC would be willing to turn the event into a Chevrolet golf tournam... more

Mark H. McCormack Papers