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HUNTINGTON The aftermath of World War I still dominated the headlines in the United States exactly 100 years ago, but reveling in the glory of American dominance a world away belied the unprecedented suffering at home.

Huntington’s two daily newspapers in 1918 — The Herald-Dispatch and the Huntington Advertiser — played the same formula mimicked across the country; the front pages screamed with the final days of the German “hun” in bold-faced type.

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