|ROCKWELL||In 2000, Darva Conger accepted Rick Rockwell's proposal, but shortly after their honeymoon, she had the marriage annulled.|
|PEARY||Robert Edwin Peary had learned from his previous Arctic expeditions to dress in furs like the Inuit and to employ a system of support teams and supply caches.|
|EXPOS||After a quarter century with the Montreal Expos franchise, the orange fuzzball did not move with the team to Washington, D.C., and the Montreal Canadiens adopted him beginning with the 2005-06 season.|
|BLUME||Judy Blume has won the Margaret A. Edwards Award for young adult literature and the National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters.|
|URANUS||Venus is the last.|
|COLUMBUS||"Discovery of the New World" was issued in 1893, just after the 400th anniversary of Christopher Columbus's first Atlantic crossing.|
Quiz Quilt Answer: BUMPER (Diagonally from the bottom to the top left)
The word "bumper" can be added in front to get "bumper car", "bumper pool", and "bumper sticker".