|JUMBO||The French Sudanese pachyderm had been on display at the Zoo Jardin des Plantes and the London Zoo. His name, from the Swahili jambo meaning "hello", now means "very large".|
|CHILE||The coastal country covers 2,880 miles north-to-south and only 265 east-to-west.|
|MCCARTY||Criminal Henry McCarty, who lived from November 23, 1860 to July 14, 1881, often used the alias William Henry Bonney.|
|MILNE||The line is from "Cottleston Pie", a poem in A.A. Milne's "Winnie-the-Pooh".|
|BLACK||Rookie Joe Black posted a complete game victory for the Brooklyn Dodgers in Game 1 in 1952.|
|KOCH||Physician Robert Koch discovered the tuberculosis bacteria in 1882 and the cholera bacteria the following year.|
Quiz Quilt Answer: BLANCH (Fourth letters)
The title character's wife in the comic strip "The Wizard of Id" is named Blanch, which is a cooking term that can mean "to heat briefly" (this wizard's wife is a very bad cook).