A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

Words of five or fewer letters since August 15, 2006

oct

Thu, 2 Nov '06
Part of the U.S. campaign season: Abbr.
Thu, 19 Oct '06
Harvest time: Abbr.
Wed, 13 Sep '06
Mo. for an apple festival
Thu, 7 Sep '06
When the Sup. Court's new term begins