A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

SASH

Mon, 8 Nov '21
Pageant wear
Sun, 5 Sep '21
Holder of merit badges on a scout uniform
Fri, 27 Aug '21
Bit of ceremonial attire
Sat, 15 May '21
It's fit for a queen
Thu, 6 May '21
Glazier's frame
Mon, 19 Apr '21
Bit of attire that might say "MISS UNIVERSE"
Wed, 27 Jan '21
Merit badge holder
Sat, 2 Jan '21
Band for an awards ceremony, maybe