The Question and Answer section for In Cold Blood is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Chapter Two revolves around investigating the murder and finding the identity of the perpetrators of the crime. As far as the investigation goes..... the killers remain "Persons Unknown".
Mr. Clutter meets with the insurance agent to take out an accidental death policy for $40,000.00.
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For, feeling it their duty, a Christian task, these men had volunteered to clean certain of the fourteen rooms in the main house at River Valley Farm: rooms in which four members of the Clutter family had been murdered by, as their...