Remembering John Jawad’s Pioneer Inn in Downtown Clayton

Remembering John Jawad’s Pioneer Inn in Downtown Clayton

Here’s an old matchbook from John Jawad’s Pioneer Inn, which was located in Downtown Clayton. Before it was John Jawad’s Pioneer Inn, it was named Chubby Humble’s Pioneer Inn.

(photos courtesy of Claycord.com)

A scene from “the Wild Ride” starring Jack Nicholson.
Pioneer Inn

Chubby Humble’s Pioneer Inn was featured in scenes in Jack Nicholson’s first movie, “The Wild Ride.” (1960).
It’s now the Clayton Community Church.