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1963 Mar. 21

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to John M. Mados

McCormack points out that he and his associates have spent over $10,000 at the Moritz hotel in the past year and agrees that the services offered are extremely important. He therefore recommends several improvements including telephone service and elevator service. McCormack cites several examples of inconveniences he has faced due to inadequate telephone and elevator s... more

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1968 Mar. 1

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Jules Rosenthal

McCormack reiterates his instruction to put the competition with the Arnold Palmer Sportswear line in its proper perspective. He reminds Rosenthal that everyone faces competition in everything they do on a daily basis, and recommends facing it positively, noting "this is a world in which the best man usually wins."

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1969 Mar. 14

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to Martin Sorrell

Concerning the Jean Shrimpton File. McCormack notes that Shrimpton informed him that she has $100,000 worth of assets in Nassau which represents the bulk of her retained earnings as a model in the past few years. He also notes that she has a face cream contract in Italy for about $20,000 which is paid in the Bahamas.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1970 Apr. 18

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to George Balkind

McCormack indicates to George Balkind the importance of him giving them as much advance notice as possible as to when he will be in the United States in June. He suggests that Balkind, Bob Burton and himself spend some time together to figure out a strategy on the various tax and ownership questions they are faced with.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1973 Dec. 8

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to Robert S. Burton

Discussing income policy and Phase IV and what type of tax penalties they may be facing.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1975 July 7

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to George Athans Jr.

McCormack explains that he is aware of Athans dilemma, and notes that it is a tragedy that his career may be cut short due to a lack of financial support, but McCormack feels they must face realty. However, McCormack promises to keep his eyes open for any opportunities.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1976 Jan. 28

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to George Blumberg

McCormack writes regarding golf tournaments and the economic problems facing the Golf Foundation.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1978 Feb.

Letter to Colgate World Match Play Championship qualifiers

A letter to be sent to the golfers who qualified for the Colgate World Match Play Championship. The letter outlines the terms of acceptance including, air face, prizes, transportation, expenses covered, participation in a pro-amateur, and a pre-championship dinner.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1979 Dec. 3

Time, inc.

Fortune article on the Price of Beauty

Photocopy of a Fortune article entitled "Ugly Competition for Pretty Faces."

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1980 Dec. 15

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Isao Aoki

McCormack apologizes for having to write this letter, but explains that Hughes developed an arrangement for Aoki to play in Melbourne, which Aoki agreed to do. There was a lot of advertising done for "Aoki to be major star at 1981 Victorian Open." McCormack was shocked to learned that Aoki was planning to play the Hawaiian Open instead of the Victorian Open and explains his... more

Mark H. McCormack Papers