A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

HERS

Sun, 6 Jun '21
Like Queen Anne's lace?
Fri, 28 May '21
"I'm ___, she's mine" (repeated lyric in "Do Wah Diddy Diddy")
Sun, 21 Feb '21
For the lady
Wed, 27 Jan '21
One of a pair of towel markings