A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

Words of five or fewer letters since August 15, 2006

eli

Sun, 24 Dec '06
Yalie
Sat, 9 Dec '06
Dubya, once
Wed, 6 Dec '06
New Haven student
Sun, 26 Nov '06
Pharmaceutical chemist ___ Lilly
Wed, 1 Nov '06
Judge in I Samuel
Sat, 16 Sep '06
Hirer of the stunt man in "The Stunt Man"
Wed, 30 Aug '06
One of football's Manning brothers
Thu, 17 Aug '06
Yalie