A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

ORA

Thu, 25 Nov '21
Drove a golf ball / Gain strength from
Wed, 10 Nov '21
Singer Rita
Sun, 10 Oct '21
Singer Rita
Sun, 25 Jul '21
Italian time unit
Sat, 19 Jun '21
Singer Rita
Mon, 11 Jan '21
60 minuti