Sager (1937 - 1942)
Served on the Iowa
Supreme Court from January 1, 1937, until December 31, 1942. For one term of
six months he was Chief Justice.
Born in Bremer County,
Iowa, October 17, 1872. He was graduated from the Law Department of the University
of Iowa in 1894. After his admission to the bar he began the practice of law at
Waverly where he continued to reside during his entire career. He accepted no
public office until elected to the Supreme Bench in 1936.
Justice Sager died at
Waverly February 7, 1943.