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CURRENT NOTES OF THE TURF, The name of the colt Dion Kerr has been changed to Commodore Gaunt. Jack Atkins lias engaged Ed Tribe to do the starting at the Iteuo Jleeting, which begins September 14. In the first race at Saratoga Saturday The Gadder and not The Grader finished in thirteenth position. August Belmonts Distine, a daughter of Trap Rock Delusion, has botved a tdndoii aiid has been thrown out of training. The Elkwood Park stable has leased tho racing qualities of Rahu and Jlidnight Sun for the Grab Bag Handicap, to be run. Wednesday, August 22. The lease of horses from H. P. Whitney to L. S. Thompson has been cancelled and the Whitney horses are now racing in the name of their owner. It is reported that X. K. Macomber will ship a number of his horses to Tijuana, Jlex., for the winter meeting of the i Tijuana Jockey Club; beginning Thanksgiving Day. W. P. Parsons of New York has been granted permission by the Jockey . Club to register the; following foals of 191C. which came to this country without English Stud Book certificates: Bay colt by Sir JIartin Siege, chestnut filly by Sir JIartin Poets Dream, bay filly by Sir Jiartin Almond Rock, bay colt by Sir Martin Unnamed mare.