A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

RENO

Mon, 18 Oct '21
Nevada slots city
Sun, 11 Jul '21
Where Johnny Cash shot a man, in song
Thu, 10 Jun '21
First female U.S. attorney general
Fri, 7 May '21
City SW of Pyramid Lake
Mon, 5 Apr '21
Nevada city on the Truckee River
Fri, 22 Jan '21
Western city where copper-riveted jeans were invented