|Election||Premier at election||Premier's party||Premier after election||Premier's party|
|NSW 25 March 1922||James Dooley||Australian Labor Party||George Warburton Fuller||Nationalist - Progressive Coalition|
Defeat in parliament (Fuller): Beginning of Dooley's second period in office; See previous period in office in the series for New South Wales; 'Fuller sought a dissolution but it was refused, and he resigned after seven hours in office. The Governor on Fuller's advice sent again for Dooley who re-formed his ministry with minor changes', Hughes and Graham, pp. 68-69, (see 'Sources', below); see also Michael Hogan, '1922', in Michael Hogan and David Clune (editors), The People's Choice: Electoral Politics in 20th Century New South Wales, vol. 1 (1901 to 1927), pp. 235-267, (Sydney: Parliament of New South Wales and University of Sydney, 2001, ISBN 0909907390).
Loss of election (Dooley): See Michael Hogan, '1922', (reference in paragraph above).
References: For an analysis of the role of Premier in New South Wales, see David Clune and Ken Turner, 'Introduction: The Changing Role of the Premier in the 20th Century', pp. 1-14, in Clune and Turner vol. 2 (see, 'Sources', below).
For a survey of Dooley's political career, see Duncan Waterson, 'James Dooley', in Clune and Turner, vol. 2, pp. 153-165 (see 'Sources', below), and Chris Cunneen, 'Dooley, James Thomas (1877-1950)', in Bede Nairn and Geoffrey Searle (general editors), Australian Dictionary of Biography, vol. 8, pp. pp. 324-325, (Melbourne: Melbourne University Press, 1981, ISBN 0522842194).
David Clune and Ken Turner (editors), The Premiers of New South Wales, vol. 2, (1901-2005), (Sydney: Federation Press, 2006, ISBN 186287551); Colin A Hughes and B D Graham, A Handbook of Australian Government and Politics 1890-1964, pp. 57-85, (Canberra: Australian National University Press, 1968, SBN 708102700); New South Wales, Parliament, The New South Wales Parliamentary Record: Legislative Council and Legislative Assembly, 1824-1999, vol. VI, pp. 246-308, (Sydney: Parliament of New South Wales, 1999). In consulting these sources, note the difference between ministries and periods in office.