A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

CDS

Fri, 2 Jul '21
Their sales were surpassed again by phonograph records in 2020
Mon, 3 May '21
Some investments, for short
Mon, 22 Mar '21
Investments with account nos.
Thu, 4 Mar '21
Stack on a rack, maybe
Fri, 19 Feb '21
Burnable items
Fri, 22 Jan '21
Contents of some towers, in brief
Thu, 21 Jan '21
Investments of a sort, for short