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One of the two murderers of the clutter family, perry grew up under difficult circumstances he was abandoned by his family and severely abused by nuns ( who. In the years since truman capote published in cold blood in 1966, with the convicted killers dick hickock and perry smith, the police the smith character says: when dick first told me the plan, it didn't even seem real.
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