A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

ELI

Tue, 9 Apr '24
Whitney who invented the cotton gin
Wed, 27 Mar '24
Name found when reading between the lines?
Wed, 28 Feb '24
One of the Manning brothers
Thu, 22 Feb '24
Figure in I Samuel
Wed, 31 Jan '24
One of the Manning brothers
Sat, 27 Jan '24
Man's name that's an anagram of 9-Down
Sun, 10 Dec '23
Ex-Giant Manning
Sun, 26 Nov '23
"Monday Night Football With Peyton & ___"
Wed, 22 Nov '23
Manning of ESPN's "ManningCast"
Fri, 25 Aug '23
N.F.L. cornerback Apple
Mon, 21 Aug '23
Lilly of pharmaceuticals
Thu, 10 Aug '23
Who's "Comin'," in a Laura Nyro tune
Thu, 27 Jul '23
Hebrew name meaning "ascent"
Sat, 15 Jul '23
Figure in the Book of Samuel
Sun, 9 Jul '23
Film director Roth
Mon, 5 Jun '23
Manning of football
Thu, 4 May '23
N.F.L. cornerback Apple
Sun, 9 Apr '23
___ Lilly & Co.
Thu, 23 Mar '23
Name in "one liners"
Sat, 11 Mar '23
Name in "fuel injection"
Thu, 9 Mar '23
___ Cohen, spy portrayed by Sacha Baron Cohen in 2019
Wed, 8 Mar '23
Cotton gin inventor Whitney
Wed, 22 Feb '23
Horror director Roth
Wed, 18 Jan '23
QB Manning
Sun, 15 Jan '23
Wallach of "Baby Doll"
Tue, 10 Jan '23
Retired QB Manning
Wed, 28 Dec '22
Former Giants QB Manning
Wed, 21 Dec '22
"Cabin Fever" director Roth
Wed, 14 Dec '22
Name in price lists?
Sun, 11 Dec '22
Pharmaceutical pioneer Lilly
Thu, 1 Dec '22
Whitney who patented the cotton gin
Tue, 15 Nov '22
"The Book of ___" (2010 Denzel Washington film)
Mon, 7 Nov '22
One of the Mannings
Sun, 23 Oct '22
Understand
Wed, 28 Sep '22
Yale student
Sat, 3 Sep '22
First name in gin production?
Fri, 29 Jul '22
Man found within state lines?
Thu, 16 Jun '22
Biblical patriarch with a two-syllable name
Thu, 19 May '22
Country's ___ Young Band
Wed, 11 May '22
Connecticut Ivy Leaguer
Tue, 19 Apr '22
Inventor Whitney
Sat, 26 Mar '22
Philanthropist Broad
Wed, 23 Mar '22
One of the Manning brothers
Wed, 16 Mar '22
Cotton gin inventor Whitney
Sun, 6 Mar '22
Name that's 6-Down backward
Sun, 13 Feb '22
Man's name derived from the Bible
Sun, 6 Feb '22
Brown of HBO Max's "Gossip Girl" reboot
Sun, 16 Jan '22
___ Lilly (pharmaceutical giant)
Mon, 10 Jan '22
Pharmacist/philanthropist Lilly
Thu, 16 Dec '21
Name that drops "-jah"
Fri, 19 Nov '21
Hebrew name meaning "my God"
Tue, 9 Nov '21
One of the Manning brothers
Thu, 14 Oct '21
Wearer of a "Y" sweatshirt
Tue, 28 Sep '21
One of football's Mannings
Sun, 26 Sep '21
Hebrew name meaning "ascent"
Thu, 9 Sep '21
Country music's ___ Young Band
Mon, 6 Sep '21
Inventor Whitney
Mon, 9 Aug '21
___ Lilly & Co.
Mon, 5 Jul '21
Yale collegian
Sun, 30 May '21
One of the Manning brothers
Mon, 10 May '21
Man's name hidden in "reliableness"
Wed, 28 Apr '21
"The Book of ___" (2010 film)
Fri, 26 Mar '21
Restaurateur Zabar
Thu, 25 Feb '21
Director Roth of cinema's Splat Pack
Thu, 11 Feb '21
Judge of the Bible
Sun, 7 Feb '21
Ex-Giants QB Manning
Sun, 10 Jan '21
Whitney for whom a Connecticut museum is named
Mon, 4 Jan '21
Inventor Whitney