|DICKENS||The early mystery was published posthumously in 1879, nine years after Charles Dickens's death.|
|NICARAGUA||The triangular nation covers just over 50,000 square miles, slightly smaller than Louisiana and larger than Mississippi.|
|HAIR||The song topped the Billboard Hot 100 for six weeks, and the Cowsills reached #2 with their rendition of "Hair".|
|GETTY||J. Paul Getty, the founder of Getty Oil, was one of the world's first billionaires and considered to be the wealthiest person in the world when he died.|
|GIAMATTI||Former Yale University president A. Bartlett Giamatti ousted the belatedly apologetic hitter for life on August 24, 1989.|
|RADAR||British physicist Sir Robert Watson-Watt constructed the first practical radar in 1935, although the name wasn't coined until 1941.|
Quiz Quilt Answer: AMTRAK (Fourth letters going up)
The Acela Express is a high-speed Amtrak train that runs from Washington, D.C. to Boston, Massachusetts.