SORRY JIM! NO BAGPIPES
This is Gene Randow's Scotch Clown Band, on Polack Bros., '42-'43. Kneeling in front, Gene Randow & Ruby Landrus, back row, Georgetti Bro., Jack Landrus, Dennis Stevens, Georgetti Bro. Dime Wilson, & Ed Raymond(?).
Not sure about the clown on the left,the others are Jimmy Davison, Gabby DeKoe, & Dime Wilson. Time & place unknown.
Dime's straw hat puts this about 1940. the clown upper right is Gabby DeKoe, the others I don't recognize.