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NOTES OF THE TURF. Homer Si-lby is training Kentucky Rose and Eastern si ar at Lexington. Matt Allen will lake Housemaid to Kentucky lo race ;ii Lexington, Churchill Downs and Latonia. C. R. Jones, owner of Silver Knight and other horses, was found dead from natural causes iu bis Ih-.I at a Put to hotel a few days ago. it is reported that S. C. HUdreth has under can slderathm an ohTer from Louis Winami to take charge of the tatters racing stable in Great Britain net year. William K . Valid. -rhil I s bOTSC R.-inhnrt WOO Ihe Prix de Chant illy, a race for I lire- yea r olds and upward, two miles and one and a half fariongs, at ChantiRy, France, Sunday. P.ashti. II. P. Whitneys |3O,0O0 lilly. has arrived at Graveseml front Saratoga, and trainer Welsh, nn hss he receives orders to ship her lo tSngland witJt-"Ul .h lay, will prepare her for the Matron Slakes al PimlKO, as she seems lo have the lilly race at hCC mercy ami can thereby pick up about jfs.iNKi. »n arrival al Lexiagtoa from New York Saturday night for an Inspect ion of his yearlings and other thoroughbred slock at Castleton Siu.i, .lames 11. Keene was stricken with paeumooia and his en .lit ion occasioned much concern for a time, but lie was reported as unproved yesterday. It is his ■rut trip lo Kentucky iu live years. Albert Simons has become .lames Rowes trainer, and he has arranged hi lake a string which will include lion .Mask. Candidate, Dreaming, Swccpaway. Lahore. Wrap and Van Den from Saratoga lo Canada for the Moiitre.il, Toronto and Fort Brie meetings. Iron Mask is the properly of .lames R. Keene. Mr. Boare bought Swccpaway. Lahore and Wrap at the K.-ene sale and Van Ben, a half brother to Vails, w as acquired *Ut the Saaford sale. After the Canadian meetings Mr. Simons will take the Kowe horses lo Pimlico ami after that part of them will j;o to one of Ihe winter tracks. Jacksonville probably.