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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

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

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16 May 2011
11.36pm
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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.

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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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McLennonSon
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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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