JAMES G. CASEY, Osage. - Representative from Mitchell county, was born in Floyd county, March 6, 1881, on a farm and lived there until 1897. He attended school in Charles City and Dubuque, Iowa. Worked at the lumber business until 1910, when he entered the retail implement business. Was married in 1908 to Nina Nims and has two sons, Joseph and James, Jr. Served eighteen years on Osage independent school board. Chairman of Nissen hospital board. Chairman for sixteen years of democratic central committee for Mitchell county. A member of the Catholic church and a member of the K. of C. Serving first term in the legislature. A democrat.