A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

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Sun, 29 Jan '23
Stephen of "The Crying Game"
Sat, 10 Dec '22
Stephen of the Field Day Theatre Company
Sun, 14 Aug '22
Stephen of "V for Vendetta"
Sun, 15 May '22
New Deal power agcy.
Mon, 9 May '22
Stephen of "The Crying Game"
Sat, 9 Apr '22
Mens ___
Sun, 6 Feb '22
Mens ___
Sat, 11 Sep '21
Stephen of BBC's "The Honourable Woman"
Thu, 22 Jul '21
Stephen of "The Crying Game"
Tue, 13 Apr '21
Stephen of "The Crying Game"