|BAHAMAS||The archipelago is about forty miles closer than Cuba is.|
|DETROIT||Berry Gordy, Jr. created the Motor City company in Detroit, Michigan on December 14, 1959.|
|BABAR||The royal pachyderm first appeared in The Story of Babar, the Little Elephant in 1931.|
|NASTASE||Temperamental righty Ilie Nastase conquered the U.S. Open in 1972 and the French Open in 1973.|
|MARCOS||Corazon Aquino and the army supporting her chased Ferdinand Marcos out of the country.|
|GAUSS||Johann Carl Friedrich Gauss's "Remarkable Theorem" states that the curvature of a surface can be measured from the surface itself, such as by making calculations from distances and angles.|
Quiz Quilt Answer: STRESS (Last letters)
Stress can cause aggravation and a stress is an accent.