A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

SPAS

Fri, 3 May '24
Places to get wraps
Wed, 28 Feb '24
Features of some cruise ships
Fri, 19 Jan '24
They're equipped for treatments
Tue, 26 Dec '23
Health resorts
Fri, 11 Aug '23
Places where masks are seen indoors
Tue, 6 Jun '23
Places to be pampered
Thu, 25 May '23
Establishments for facials and waxing
Sun, 12 Mar '23
Spots to relax
Sat, 26 Nov '22
Some retreats
Mon, 10 Oct '22
Health resorts
Sun, 7 Aug '22
R&R settings
Sun, 24 Jul '22
Pool locales
Mon, 27 Jun '22
Places to rejuvenate oneself
Thu, 26 May '22
Places with springs
Thu, 19 May '22
Yellow Pages section after "Sound Systems"
Mon, 28 Mar '22
Places to relax while getting all steamed up?
Mon, 17 Jan '22
Places where the cucumbers aren't for eating
Sun, 26 Dec '21
Spring locales
Mon, 13 Sep '21
Pampering places
Thu, 17 Jun '21
"Me day" destinations
Thu, 27 May '21
Sites for whirlpools
Mon, 28 Dec '20
Health resorts