A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

WAR

Sun, 31 Oct '21
Churchill ___ Rooms (London tourist attraction)
Sun, 2 May '21
"___ is mainly a catalog of blunders": Churchill
Thu, 11 Mar '21
"I have seen ___. I have seen ___ on land and sea. ... I hate ___.": F.D.R.
Tue, 16 Feb '21
What truth is said to be the first casualty of
Sun, 31 Jan '21
General practice?