A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

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Mon, 15 Nov '21
Arthur ___ Stadium, U.S. Open locale
Mon, 25 Oct '21
Tennis great Arthur
Sun, 18 Jul '21
1975 Wimbledon champ
Sat, 3 Jul '21
Stadium in the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center
Wed, 24 Mar '21
Tennis great posthumously awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom
Sat, 9 Jan '21
North Carolina county near the Tennessee border