Gallery view

1971 Nov. 20

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Clifford Roberts

Japan - McCormack believes that golf is growing in Japan and notes that Japan will be televising the Winter Olympics and they are also interested in televising the Masters Championship in Japan.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1971 Nov. 23

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to S. Kambara

Japan - McCormack reminds Kambara of his idea of an event involving the eight top Japanese players and the eight top players from Great Britain, with a total cost of $100,000 and looks forward to hearing Kambara once he has had the time to give the project further consideration.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1972 Nov. 18

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to Arthur J. Lafave

Japan - Concerning the Chunichi Crowns Tournament. McCormack confirms fees to be given to Gary Player for participating in the event which occurs opposite the Byron Nelson Golf Classic and suggests inviting Dale Hayes, Peter Townsend, Bernard Gallacher, Barry Jaekel, or other young golfers.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1973 Mar. 22

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to William L. Savestrom

Japan - McCormack feels that the solution reached concerning VIP Day in Japan is excellent and solves problems on all sides. McCormack confirms that Arnold Palmer and five leading professionals will participate at Kawana, Japan in a Flying Tiger Event, perhaps to be called the Tiger Invitational.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1973 Aug. 14

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Yetsuo Higa

Japan - McCormack would like to work with Higa in establishing another major golf championship in Japan.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1973 Oct. 24

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to Hughes Norton

Japan - McCormack would like to know when Laura Baugh is arriving in Japan for the LPGA tournament.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1974 Mar. 23

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to golf committee

Japan - McCormack notes Ohnishi's preference of tournaments for Bob Charles in Japan.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1975 Apr. 26

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Russ Emerson

Japan - Concerning a possible golf outing in Japan. McCormack notes the possibility of Arnold Palmer and other golfers being in Japan in October and indicates he may have confirmation in the coming months.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1975 Sept. 9

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to Hughes Norton

Japan - McCormack informs Hughes Norton of his recent communication with Bruce Rappaport concerning an October golf event in Japan and explains two problems, one of which he can handle and one Norton will have to handle. He indicates that Rappaport wants the 300 Club, an issue McCormack is working on. He identifies the issue Norton has to handle as being Rappaport's desire to have a "star" player, and explain... more

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1976 Dec. 7

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack concerning Europe v. Asia

Japan - McCormack records notes pertaining to a conversation with Jay Lafave about requirements for a Europe v. Asia match.

Mark H. McCormack Papers