A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

NIKE

Sat, 2 Apr '22
It started in 1964 as Blue Ribbon Sports
Mon, 7 Feb '22
Sneaker giant headquartered in Beaverton, Ore.
Mon, 11 Oct '21
Brand with a swoosh logo
Fri, 2 Jul '21
Daughter of Styx
Fri, 11 Jun '21
Goddess whose Roman counterpart is Victoria