A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

NONE

Sat, 10 Sep '22
Bottommost check box, perhaps
Wed, 7 Sep '22
"And Then There Were ___"
Thu, 28 Jul '22
Abstainer's amount
Tue, 18 Jan '22
Zero
Sun, 14 Nov '21
Bar ___
Sat, 16 Oct '21
Zip
Sun, 10 Oct '21
"___ for me, thanks"
Tue, 20 Jul '21
Zero