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CURRENT NOTES OF THE TURF. The conditions of the South African Nursery, Derby and Oaks have been so altered as to permit of the nominations of half-bceo stock. Tin- distance of mee 23150, at Mount Royal Tuesday, was .-, 1-2 furlongs and the time 1:11. The . iii f race 23144. at Woootoe Tuesday. xas 1:13%. Charles i . Patterson was to have left Baglaad l Wednesday, ami on October 2:; eleven yearlings that he purchased during the September sales at Newmarket f.,r c. k. G. Billing- and Fie, brick Johnson will leave fir this country. In the band there . ire ten colts and one lilly. They represent an outlay f 0,500. Six ••; the horses shipped from England to Sydney by K. Wootion arrived in good condition. The . seventh, a coll hj Le BUnon from oratress, died I lietween Durban and Melbourne. Before he has finished it -coins probable that the owner named I will have quite a big team of Bnglhdjr bred horses racing in Australia. John W. Schorr has at present six yearlings, but he will increase this division of his racing stable for 1810 to fully a dozen by private purchase he-fore the racing sea- ai in Kentucky ends. He will winter the main string of his horses, including hi-vearlings. .,- has been hi- rule for several seasons past, at Douglas Park. Loads Die. Dana j Unher, who recently returned to England, will got., South Africa again, and it depends greatly upon his health between now and the end of the voir whether he will attempt to tide again. In the event of his deciding that such a course i- in advisable, there i- I no— iliility of his starting as a trainer, with Lord Baashtry a- patron. C. T. Patterson bough! some high-priced yearlings at Newmarket earlv this month, al tie- same -il from which Howard Oots secured fourteen cheaper ones. Patterson bought a bay colt by Polymelus — Bvadne for $:;.:200 brown colt by Sunstar — Falling Star. ,130. hay colt by Spearmint — Bno I. ,780, chestnut colt by Chancer — Eua. ,818, and chestnut eolt by Marajai — Favendle. .040. At the same -ale Jack Ji vner bought a brown eolt b thaueer— Tartar for 1 oil chestnut colt by Cicere — Lmbross, ,575. .11,. I lav colt by Criffel — Misi.anii. SIJ" The latter he transferred to »ois. Oscar Lewlsoim bought a bay tilly bj Desmond -Bellatrix for 50 ami Phil China a bay lilly by Lem berg— Love Chase f..r ran.