16. Lillian Knox Part 2

Mary Knox At the end of 1918, Hiram Knox Jr. borrowed money to buy more timberlands, believing it would be years before World War I ended. He struggled to continue payments before he sold to Temple Lumber Company in 1921 for nearly $2 million. When Hiram died, Lillian didn’t seem to have a motive. There was no big insurance policy on Hiram. She was arrested on Christmas Day 1922 after making...