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1970 Jan. 27

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Jimmy Hill

McCormack agrees with Hill's comments from his previous letter, except for the one where Hill thinks that McCormack "can wave a magic want and get PGA approval." McCormack notes that he doesn't think Hill will have a PGA problem if a reputable advertiser chases the series for American television.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1972 Aug. 28

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Arnold Palmer

McCormack informed Fred Heckel that Palmer would be happy to take Charles McErlean and his wife, as well as the Patters out to dinner.. McCormack also notes that the television special is 1/3 sold to Firestone and 1/3 sold to Allstate.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1977 June 14

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Fran Cipro

McCormack writes regarding a television film of the Pacific area finals of an elimination mixed competition being sponsored by Colgate-Palmolive to be filmed at Waialea Golf Club.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1985 May 1

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Christopher Lewinton

Concerning the idea for the Sunbeam Mixed Masters. Includes details on dates, venue, teams, format, prize money, budget, and television.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1977 Aug. 16

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Frank D. Tatum

McCormack writes Frank D. Tatum to sum up their discussions over the past eleven months with reference to Trans World International undertaking the overseas sale of the television rights to the United States Golf Championship. He provides information on Trans World International and includes a corporate brochure. McCormack explains that he would personally undertake this project, which would be effect... more

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1977 July 7

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to David R. Foster

Concerning a proposed mixed golf series. McCormack proposes a format for a five or four part series commenting on, film rights, prize money, format, locations and other matters.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1974 May 14

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to John Jacobs

McCormack confirms that Tony Jacklin and Peter Oosterhuis will play a third match in a British Broadcasting Corporation televisions series. There will be no publicity and a limited number of guests of the sponsoring company allowed.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1979 Sept. 12

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Frank D. Tautum

McCormack wants to discuss the possibility of exempting several amateur champions, specifically Japanese and Australian, into the final qualifying site of the U. S. Amateur. McCormack believes this will produce more foreign exposure and television sales.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1978 Dec. 18

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Tom E. Cottrell

McCormack is looking forward to their mutual involvement in the Texaco European Tournament Players Championship. McCormack has confirmed the BBC's commitment to telecast the event, and he appreciates Cottrell writing to Bob Martin on their behalf.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1973 June 5

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to John Arthur Brown

McCormack asks Brown if he would play with Arnold Palmer for his television series "Best 18 Holes of Golf in the United States". Palmer would like to play the tenth hole at Pine Valley Golf Club in New Jersey. McCormack details where filming has happened for the rest of the series and how the filming would be conducted at Pine Valley.

Mark H. McCormack Papers