A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

SALON

Sat, 22 Jan '22
Scissors Palace, Anita Haircut or Do or Dye (all real places!)
Thu, 11 Nov '21
Business that makes cuts in order to turn a profit?
Mon, 9 Aug '21
Place to go for the highlights?
Sun, 18 Jul '21
Locks-up shop?
Sun, 3 Jan '21
Business that might hold a blowout sale?