A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

Words of five or fewer letters since August 15, 2006

ale

Wed, 13 Dec '06
Draft choice?
Sat, 25 Nov '06
Blonde ___
Tue, 24 Oct '06
Stein contents
Mon, 9 Oct '06
Drink on draught
Mon, 18 Sep '06
Drink with a head on it