A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

REED

Wed, 9 Jun '21
Slender plant
Sun, 6 Jun '21
Bit of thatching
Sat, 22 May '21
Papyrus, e.g.
Thu, 29 Apr '21
Harmonica piece
Sat, 30 Jan '21
Certain mouthpiece attachment
Mon, 11 Jan '21
Rocker Lou