A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

Words of five or fewer letters since August 15, 2006

ste

Sun, 3 Dec '06
___-Foy, Québec
Sun, 12 Nov '06
Start of many Québec place names
Tue, 3 Oct '06
Sault ___ Marie
Fri, 1 Sep '06
Landmark Paris church La ___-Chapelle
Wed, 30 Aug '06
Québec place name starter
Tue, 15 Aug '06
Fr. holy woman