A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

Words of five or fewer letters since August 15, 2006

ian

Sun, 10 Dec '06
Actor Charleson of "Chariots of Fire"
Sun, 24 Sep '06
Missing from 22-Across
Mon, 18 Sep '06
Singer Janis
Mon, 4 Sep '06
Fleming who created 007
Sun, 20 Aug '06
Folk duo ___ & Sylvia