A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

ANNIE

Fri, 8 Apr '22
Musical based on a comic strip
Thu, 3 Mar '22
She met her husband Frank after beating him in a shooting match
Mon, 31 Jan '22
Little redhead in a long-running Broadway show
Mon, 3 Jan '22
Photographer Leibovitz
Wed, 21 Apr '21
Winner of seven Tonys in 1977
Mon, 1 Feb '21
"Little Orphan ___"