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1994 July 1

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Albert R. Brashear

Ireland - Points to item in British press that tells how frustrated Motorola is that golfers are choosing an Irish tournament with appearance fees over the Western Open in Chicago, which is banned from paying appearance money. McCormack tells Brashear, of Motorola, that IMG could help in these situations.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1976 Sept. 3

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to David R. Foster

Concerning Colgate's involvement with junior golf. McCormack notes recent discussions with the Royal & Ancient(R&A) and Gerald Micklem and suggests ways in which Colgate could become involved. The letter suggests Colgate become involved in youth golf contributing money to national association for a "Colgate Youth Championship". The difference between youth and junior golf is described including the ru... more

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1969 Mar. 18

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Sidney James

McCormack outlines the idea he spoke to James on the phone about. McCormack wants three to four tournaments to be held, building up to a four-team finals in the United States at the end of the year. He describes the format of the matches, which he believes will yield a large domestic interest in four parts of the world. He also notes that teams from smaller countries would have more of a possibility o... more

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1977 July 21

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to Hans Kramer and Hughes Norton

Canada - Enclosing materials from Dave Zink concerning a proposal for a Canadian golf tournament. McCormack outlines Zink's requests including, date, format, cost, publicity. A letter of proposal is requested noting that Peter Smith may be involved. In addition, McCormack briefly comments on their potential fee and terms. Enclosures not with memorandum.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1975 Dec. 9

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to Hughes Norton and Hans Kramer

Requesting a proposal for R. R. Donnelley. McCormack provides the cost, terms and suggested international players. A proposal is requested containing dates, costs, names and other recommendations. McCormack suggests Hayes, Graham, Jacklin and Charles as four international players.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1976 Apr. 14

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to Jeremy Ward

Suggesting Jeremy Ward use the leads from the "News from Around the World" section of the most recent issue of "Golf Monthly" and contact the organizations regarding running their tournaments.

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

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

1976 July 13

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Gregory B. Peters

Concerning prize money and appearance money for a LaManga pro-amateur event. McCormack suggests a fee and prize structure and asks for Peters' preferences from a list of potential participants.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1972 Nov. 25

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Robert Anderson

McCormack proposes a Rockwell International Pro-Amateur in Scotland. McCormack provides an overview of the expenses, organization, and type of professionals to invite. A meeting is suggested to further discuss the project.

Mark H. McCormack Papers