The photgraph depicts the Braemar, Butcher's Shop, circa 1895.
Respective people were named to John Duff, by old Sandy McLauchlan shortly before he died:-
Left to Right:- James Booth (Aberdeen), a message boy: Alex Wright, Braehead, Braemar: (in the window) John McPherson, Woodhill: George Hutchinson, butcher, Braemar: Mr Summers (an English visitor): Tom Hutchinson, butcher, Braemar: David Clark, merchant, Braemar (Now Strachan’s shop as was): James Coutts, Croft Muickan, Braemar: Charles Anderson, Braemar (his father was a mason): Alex McLauchlan himself (born 26.2.1885): Alex Finnie, message boy, Braemar: a Buttons at the Fife Arms Hotel: Then inside the rhs window: somebody named Skinner, Aberdeen: George McDonald, Moss Cottage, Braemar: Donald McLauchlan, Braemar (Sandy’s elder brother).
Braemar, Butcher's shop, c1895. Courtesy of John Duff.