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Dutch LP: Help!
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16 May 2011
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McLennonSon
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I think  the dutch version of Help! is so weird.

Just look at it. Why do you think someone added a shell logo in the background?

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16 May 2011
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Is that for real? I mean it looks like a LOL!. a-hard-days-night-john-3

Here comes the sun….. Scoobie-doobie……

Something in the way she moves…..attracts me like a cauliflower…

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16 May 2011
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Maybe Shell paid somebody for them to put it on there, because The Beatles were pretty big, and Shell knew it, so that was their way of advertising themselves, probably.

ONE MINUTE YOU'RE DEFENDING THE WHOLE GALAXY, AND SUDDENLY, YOU FIND YOURSELF SUCKING DOWN DARJEELING WITH MARIE ANTOINETTE AND HER LITTLE SISTER.!

17 May 2011
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It was a promotional copy that was given to Shell employees in the Netherlands.

17 May 2011
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Paulrus thanks. I knew it couldn't be real, but I had no other answer.

As if it matters how a man falls down.'

'When the fall's all that's left, it matters a great deal.

17 May 2011
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It wasn't just a promo - that was the regular edition. I'll dig out some more info. http://www.beatlesbible.com/di.....therlands/

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21 May 2011
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Joe said:

It wasn't just a promo - that was the regular edition. I'll dig out some more info. /discography/netherlands/

THANKS!!!paul-mccartneypaul-mccartneypaul-mccartney

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21 May 2011
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It was actually a 1979 reissue. The 1965 version was the conventional UK one. The Shell cover was a publicity sleeve for the Dutch company Shell, but wasn't a promo - it was also released in '79 in Sweden.

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21 May 2011
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Joe said:

It was actually a 1979 reissue. The 1965 version was the conventional UK one. The Shell cover was a publicity sleeve for the Dutch company Shell, but wasn't a promo - it was also released in '79 in Sweden.

Thanks Joe!!!brian-epstein

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