A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

RENO

Wed, 24 Aug '22
Onetime "divorce capital" of the U.S.
Mon, 15 Aug '22
Nevada gambling city
Tue, 10 May '22
Janet ___, first female attorney general
Tue, 1 Feb '22
Nevada's third-largest city
Tue, 25 Jan '22
Home to the Atlantis casino
Sun, 2 Jan '22
Final Fantasy character who shares his name with a U.S. city
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